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How To Increase Your Wi-Fi Signal Range

This Infinite Solutions video may look like a blast from the past 80's video, but I assure you- it's anything but that! If you're away from your home base and want to connect to an unprotected wireless signal, this short video provides some great tips to help you do this.

By using your cell phone, laptop, an ethernet cable or a salad bowl with aluminum foil, you can increase network availability and extend your wireless range. Now I can finally go set up shop with my laptop in that beautiful park near my house! Yay!

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rudebwoy17 rudebwoy17 7 years
This isn't workin 4me..I used a samsung d500 n suspended it with an ethernet cable bout 5ft in a metal basin wit foil coating. I live about 500ft from my cousin n still only get 1bar. help me
jrebeccat jrebeccat 8 years
Hehehe! That's great! You know what else works? Tying a colander to your head.
c0rkie c0rkie 8 years
really?!!
c0rkie c0rkie 8 years
really?!!
ineska ineska 8 years
This apparently breaks your phone..
jeahh jeahh 8 years
Has anyone really tried this? I really don't think wrapping your phone with an ethernet cable is going to transmit some sort of signal that will increase your wi-fi.....
cretinhop cretinhop 8 years
Wow, i'm gonna be the coolest kid at the beach with my salad bowl satalite.
PinkTulip PinkTulip 8 years
whoa. awesomely awesome...
PinkTulip PinkTulip 8 years
whoa. awesomely awesome...
kscincotta kscincotta 8 years
1, that guy cannot for real be that geeky in real life and 2, what an awesome trick. I can't wait to see if I can pull an wireless signal at my parents' house!
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