Wi-Fi Connection

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Chris B
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Wi-Fi Connection

Postby Chris B » Tue Nov 29, 2016 1:49 pm

Does anyone know if it is possible to connect wirelessly by plugging a Wi-Fi dongle into one of the USB sockets? When BT supplied my router, they also provided a dual-band dongle and it would be handy if I could use this with my NVR

adam
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Re: Wi-Fi Connection

Postby adam » Tue Nov 29, 2016 4:11 pm

Don't think it's possible in this way as you can't load drivers onto the recorder in anyway and select wifi access point etc.

The recorders have to think they are getting a wired connection but you can do this with a very short wire only to a wireless bridge or by using powerline adapters.


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