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My wife is wanting to buy a new desktop mac, not sure which model yet.
The problem is that at the moment we have microsoft pc's connected to a wireless router. Can I use the same broadband connection or do I have to get another landline connected to my home?
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as long as its usb, I think your good to go

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Phew thanks m8.
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A router will let you share your broadband connection without having to purchase another modem. So if you have a router and some open ethernet ports on the back of it, you should have no problems connecting your new mac. And if since you already have wireless setup, your future mac can just connect to that, if you include the Airport card onto your new mac.
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yea mate as long as it has an airport card your good to go with wireless

oh and if you do have an impreza get a picture posted up
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Thanks again guys,that is what I wanted to hear. I didnt like the idea of having to pay out for another landline.
Oh and here is a pic of my scoob

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nice and with the reg plate you look like a UK boy to me

correct?
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Yes m8 Boston Lincs.
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