Posts tagged “wi-fi”.

RJ-45 Cable lay-out

RJ-45 Cable lay-out

The RJ-45 cable is used for the Ethernet Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) wiring.

Notice the difference between the RJ-45 here and the RJ-11, which is smaller.

Netgear Wireless Access Point

netgearapThe Netgear WPN802v2 is a powerful Wireless Access Point based on RangeMax Technology, supporting Centrino®, 802.11b, 802.11g and SuperG (108 Mbit/s). Works well in combination with the Thomson SpeedTouch 510 and Philips ADSL modem/router PSTN Blue/Brown and the Belgacom b-box/b-box2.

The default adress of the Access Point is http://192.168.0.231 (factory setting).

Works fine with Windows XP, Vista Home Premium and Windows 7.

Supports the WPA wireless clients authentication and encryption methods.

The ideal companion to extend your indoor wi-fi reach.

Check the ‘invalid security certificate‘ post.

Netgear ADSL Modem, Router and Wireless Access Point

netgearThe Netgear DG834v2 (and DG834G) is a combined ADSL Modem, Router and Wireless Access Point.

The default adress of the Access Point is http://192.168.0.1 (factory setting).

Works fine with Windows XP, Vista Home Premium and Windows 7.

Supports the WPA wireless clients authentication and encryption methods.

US Robotics USR5461 802.11g Wireless MAXg Router

usr5461The USR5461 802.11g Wireless MAXg broadband router is good value for money and works fine with Windows XP, Vista and 7. The print server is only supported for Windows PCs over the TCP/IP protocol (no Netbios nor IPX/SPX support).

The USR5461 Internet Sharing device offers:

  • an Internet sharing of DSL connections (cable or ADSL) through Network Address Translation (NAT),
  • a Firewall, with optional DMZ,
  • a DHCP Server for automatic IP Address alocation,
  • a Print Server over IP for an USB attached printer,
  • a 10/100 Base-T switch and 802.11g Wireless MAXg LAN connections.
  • Configuration management through a web interface. The default address of the USR5461 Router is http://192.168.1.1 (factory setting)
  • works well with Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7

Latest 3.93.35.0.8 (Oct 25 2006).

Instructions to use an USB attached printer are published on the US Robotics site.