How to connect Wi-Fi to a computer easily

It’s not as easy as using the internet via Wi-Fi on your laptop and Android devices. This is because not all desktop computers have a wireless device or Wi-Fi receiver.

Then how is WiFi connected to a computer? In the following site it will write down the hardware or equipment needed for the steps to connect to a Wi-Fi network.

  • 1. Make sure your computer has wireless adapter

A wireless adapter is a device that allows a computer to connect to a network without using cables. There are two types of this wireless adapter: Indoor and outdoor wireless adapter.

External Wireless Adapter
How to easily connect Wi-Fi to a computer using the built-in wireless adapter
Indoor wireless adapter
  • 2. Install PC WiFi Drivers

If it is confirmed that you have a wireless adapter on your computer, also make sure that the wifi driver is installed correctly. Usually when you purchase a wireless adapter, you will be given instructions or how to install the driver.

If you don’t have the driver, you can do a google search with the keyword “Wireless Adapter {device name and serial} driver download” contoh: “Wireless Adapter TP-LINK 888 Driver Download”

  • 3. Enable wifi on computer

After your wireless adapter hardware and drivers are installed correctly, try connecting your computer to a WiFi network. To connect to a wireless network you must Turn on wifi on computer usually located in the lower right corner or in the Control Panel:

How to enable wifi on computer via taskbar
How to enable wifi on a computer via taskbar
How to enable wifi on computer via control panel (1)
How to turn on wifi on a computer through the control panel

To enable wifi on a computer via the control panel, please follow these steps:

  1. Click Start to open the menu on windows
  2. Select or search for Control Panel
  3. Once in control panel, select network connection, you will see available Wi-Fi networks, if not detected, please update.
  4. Then select one of the available Wi-Fi hotspots
  5. press connect and enter the password, If you forgot the wifi password, read the article How to change WiFi password
  6. If the Internet connection via WiFi is less stable, put the computer in a room closer to the modem or use it Wifi Signal Booster Tool.

You can also watch the tutorial in the video below:

This was how to connect Wi-Fi to a computer easily, from how to install wifi on a computer to installing a computer wifi driver using the above method, of course you can actually connect your computer to the internet via wifi.

If there is something you want to ask or you have problems when installing a wireless adapter, installing drivers and connecting your computer to the Internet via Wi-Fi, please ask in the comments column at the end of this article.

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