Wi-Fi dead zones in home or at work can be a real pain. But if you have an old router, you could always convert it into a Wi-Fi repeater yourself. Here's how.
Jun 23, 2020 How To Add a Second Router to Your Wireless Network Apr 09, 2019 Is it bad (performance wise) to have two different Wi-Fi Two things to note: 1 band overlap, 2 extending. On the band overlap it means the routers are using the same frequencies and interfere with one another. This could definitely cause slow downs. If your routers both work in the 2.4GHz range, then en Configuring two wireless routers with one SSID (network @Joseph But it's not a repeater setup. The second router is not repeating the WiFi signal, it gets the connection from a hard wire. I've got the same setup at my house using Apple gear (routers that do expect you to do this, making it a bit easier), and it differs greatly from the former repeater that I did have setup. Google OpenID guy above describes setting up the spare router as a repeater
So both routers and their WiFi's are working and the 2nd is now hidden from the 1st. I've now reconnected & reassigned (everything with all new passwords) the WiFi cameras I bought for router #1
There is a coax cable connection in my part of the house - is it possible to hook a new modem and a new router up to this connected and be fine? Can two modems and two routers be running simultaneously on the same internet service? Aug 23, 2010 · Moving around the house is easy, as the wireless devices will grab onto whichever of the two routers currently has the strongest signal. If I fire up iStumbler both routers appear, identified by name, with the same SSID. posted by caution live frogs at 11:57 AM on August 24, 2010 Two DHCP devices on one network is always going to end badly. Your best bet would be to put Router 1 on one subnet (just assigning Router 2 an IP address) and Router 2 doing DHCP for the whole network on another subnet. Mar 23, 2016 · Reporting: Two routers same ip can't access page of one router This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Solved: Multiple Fios Routers from one ONT - Verizon Fios This device plugs into to any active coax port in your home, connects to the main router's LAN using MoCA (i.e. over coax), provides two local Ethernet plugs and is a dual-band WiFI access point. The WiFi on the device will automatically be configured to match the WiFi settings on …