The Complete Idiot's Guide to Networking your HomeeBook - 1999
The Complete Idiots Guide to Networking your Home is a fascinating introduction to the fastest growing trend in computing. Presented in a clear, easy going style, the authors show you how to set up a network to share an Internet connection, play multi-player games, and share files, folders and printers amongst all your home computers. Learn how to set up networks with Ethernet and wireless technology. Or, if you dont want to add any new wires, learn how to connect devices using your existing phone lines and power lines. Step by step instructions for playing multi-player games will have you shooting at foes and racing curves with friends in no time. Coverage of MP3s, Real Player and Microsoft Media Player will astound you with the advances in Internet multimedia, as well as how easy it is to use. Also contains coverage of cost-effective home security and automation; home office software and hardware selection; as well as simple steps for securing your home network.
Publisher: Indianapolis, Ind. : Que, c1999.
Characteristics: xiv, 327 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.