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Extending wireless network range

Posted on 2009-07-06
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i have a wireless network setup in a customers office and now they want to extend it to a pole building that 50 yards away.  i cant pick up a wireless signal in the basement of the pole buliding. any ideas on how i can get it there
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Add a stronger antenna to the wireless router.
If that's not enough, add a repeater to boost the signal.
If that's not enough, run a cable from the repeater to the basement and set up a wireless hub in the basement.
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