Adobe® Digital Editions software.This eBook requires the free
Before downloading this DRM-encrypted PDF, be sure to:
Also available in other formats.
Register your product to gain access to bonus material or receive a coupon.
Absolute Beginner's Guide to Wi-Fi is a book for beginners who want to join the Wi-Fi revolution. Using easy-to-understand language, this book teaches you all you need to know about Wi-Fi, from choosing the Wi-Fi system that is right for you to adding a Wi-Fi card and related software to finding hotspots and access points. With the help of this book, you will be able to configure a home network and share internet connections quickly and easily. In addition, the book covers all important security issues so that a user is less exposed to threats, as well as the dos and don'ts of traveling with a Wi-Fi enabled laptop.
I. WHY WI-FI?1. Entering a World Without Wires.
II. SETTING UP YOUR COMPUTER FOR WI-FI.5. Buying a Wi-Fi Laptop.
III. GOING MOBILE WITH WI-FI.10. Tools for the Perfect Road Warrior.
IV. CREATING A WI-FI NETWORK.13. Buying a Wi-Fi Access Point or Router.
V. SECURING YOUR WI-FI COMPUTER AND NETWORK.18. Protecting Your Mobile Wi-Fi Computer.
VI. APPENDIXES.Appendix A. Wireless Standards.