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Old 01-25-2014, 04:08 PM
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Macs and internet connection.

My daughter will be staying with us for a few days and will need to access our internet connection She has a Mac, about which I know nothing, and isn't really computer savvy, but I do know she has a wireless connection at home.

So how does one go about connecting a Mac to the internet wirelessly?
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Old 01-25-2014, 05:40 PM
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Connect the same way you do with your Windows or android laptop. Locate/select your network, type in the password, and away you go. My daughter does so at school, her house and my home on iPhone or iPad. I'm doing so at this time on mobile hotspot in back seat of my car while daughter is driving us home... Your daughter did same at her home accessing her router...
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Connect the same way you do with your Windows or android laptop. Locate/select your network, type in the password, and away you go. My daughter does so at school, her house and my home on iPhone or iPad. I'm doing so at this time on mobile hotspot in back seat of my car while daughter is driving us home... Your daughter did same at her home accessing her router...
OK. Thanks
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Quite welcome. Just resist the urge to go over to the "dark side" and get an Apple product....
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Quite welcome. Just resist the urge to go over to the "dark side" and get an Apple product....
Hell will freeze over first.
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... ....Believe I agree....
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Your daughters Mac should have the wireless icon on the top tool bar (see attachment). As long as the Turn Wi-Fi on option is turned on, her Mac will search for your Internet connection and then she will just need to add your password so she can connect.
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Your daughters Mac should have the wireless icon on the top tool bar (see attachment). As long as the Turn Wi-Fi on option is turned on, her Mac will search for your Internet connection and then she will just need to add your password so she can connect.
Thanks. It's all good. She's up and running.
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