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can i change the position of router


i cant receive wifi signal in my bedroom. My router is in the living room. Can i just move the router into my roiom or can i get another router in my bedroom?


by Grand Master
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Re: can i change the position of router

The router should be plugged into the master phone socket. Is that's what's near your living room? Do you have an extension phone socket in the bedroom? You could try that but it's not recommended.


You can't have 2 routers on the same BB line.


Have you considered Wireless Range Extenders ?

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by Established Contributor
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Re: can i change the position of router

The range of a wireless signal is increased dramatically if the router is positioned high up.


We have the router on top of a 6ft bookcase near the front of our house, and have no problems with range, we can even get a decent signal at the end of our garden.



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