||Welcome to Wireless Home Networking For Dummies. Wireless networking for personal computers is not really a new idea; it’s been around for at least five years. The emergence of an industry standard, however, has caused the use of wireless networking technology to explode.
One of the most appealing things about the current crop of wireless networking equipment is the ease with which you can set up a home network, but its reasonable price might be the most attractive aspect of all. Setting up a wireless home network can be both inexpensive and easy. In some cases, it’s almost as simple as opening the box and plugging in the equipment; however, you can avoid many gotchas by doing a little reading beforehand. That’s where this book comes in handy.