Home Networking For Dummies, 3rd Edition

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Home Networking For Dummies, 3rd Edition

ISBN: 0-7645-8849-4 | Pages: 408 Pages|April 2005

As home networking technologies become more affordable and more popular, this new edition of a bestseller introduces readers to the basics of home networking

Walks readers through sharing printers or an Internet connection across several computers and explains how game consoles, televisions, and stereos can also be networked

Discusses all of the important aspects of having a home network, including planning and installing the network, security, and maintenance

This new edition covers Windows XP Service Pack 2 (a significant update for security, compatibility, stability, wired and wireless networking, and broadband changes) and pays special attention to the Windows Firewall

Topics include choosing and installing hardware, file sharing, sharing an Internet connection, security, Wi-Fi, and network maintenance