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Wireless help (bridgeing)

Discussion in 'Networks & Internet Connectivity' started by Eddietop, 11 Jul 2006.

  1. Eddietop


    Joined: 3 Oct 2003

    Posts: 611

    Location: Northampton,UK

    I have a problem at work here that i cant get my head around.

    Im trying to bridge from wireless signal that is given from a cisco access point. The cisco is giving the signal over a certain distance then i want another access point that picks up this signal and allows me connect a hub to it so that i can give ethernet connections to clients that come off from the bridge.

    Is this possible to do with a netgear WPN802 access point or do i specifically need to buy a wireless bridge to connect two access points together wirelessly.

    Will i be able to boost the signal wirelessly with the WPN802 netgear AP from the cisco if bridgeing is not an option?

  2. VeNT


    Joined: 9 Jan 2003

    Posts: 20,695

    Location: Cornwall

    I'd say you need a bridge to do this