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Hey.
Here's the situation. My buddy has an Xbox 360, one of the older ones without wifi capability built in. The wireless router in his apartment is down the hall and it isn't possible to hard wire the xbox via ethernet without moving the xbox into another room which he doesn't want to do. I realize that he could buy the microsoft wireless adapter but its a little pricey. Creating a network bridge with a laptop works but its always such a pain in the ass. I've heard about something that plugs into an electrical outlet and has an ethernet port and communicates with the router wirelessly. Can anyone give me some help on this one? Thanks.
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Wireless range extender/expander is what you're looking for. Some come with up to 4 wired connections.
    
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Router that supports DD-WRT...
Use it in client mode...
Plug Xbox into remote router running DD-WRT...
Go play CDO...

You are basically making the router into a wireless / copper converter.
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