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Confused about how to set up your Internet? Computer expert Yoav Erez explains modems, routers, wireless networks, and more in these Howcast videos.
What is a modem?
Understand what a modem is: something the converts a signal from one form to another.
Dial-up vs. DSL
Instead of dial-up modems that converted audio from phones into data understandable by computers, there are cable and DSL modems.
Familiarize yourself with your modem
Get to know the connection portals and signal lights of your modem.