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Wireless Hub that connects a wireless signal to a wired device

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We have a conference phone that needs to be moved around constantly where there is no ethernet jack.  Since our conference phone is a "wire only" phone, is it possible to locate a wireless hub that will connect to our router and then plug directly into the conference phone via an ethernet port?

Does such a thing exist and what's it called?
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Don JohnstonInstructor
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You're looking for a wireless bridge.  You connect it to your existing wireless network and then it has ethernet ports for wired devices.

Ubiquiti, TP Link and engenius are a few companies which make them.

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would something like this be what I'm looking for?  Here
Don JohnstonInstructor
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Doesn’t look like it.  That looks more like a wireless AP/router.

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how about this?  IOGEAR Ethernet-2-WiFi Universal Wireless Adapter, GWU637 https://www.amazon.com/dp/B018YPWORE/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_PAskEb4HVK220

or this:

TP-LINK TL-PoE150S PoE Injector Adapter, IEEE 802.3af Compliant, up to 100 Meters (325 Feet) https://www.amazon.com/dp/B001PS9E5I/ref=cm_sw_r_cp_api_i_rGskEbQ9J1136

doesn’t seem like there are a lot to choose from out there
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TP-Link Wireless N300 2T2R
(they call it "client mode")
Section 2.2.3 on page 8
https://static.tp-link.com/2019/201903/20190319/1910012077_TL-WA801ND_UG_REV5.0.0.pdfUser Manual

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thanks I’ll give this a shot

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is the Ethernet port on that tplink the connection that’s used for my wired device?
Don JohnstonInstructor
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Yes.