Below are some frequently asked questions, supported with the best possible answers.
ISSUE: Can I run an application from a remote computer over the wireless network?
SOLUTION: This depends on whether the application is designed for use over a network. Consult the application’s documentation to determine if it supports operation over a network.
ISSUE: Yes, as long as the game supports multiple players over a LAN. Refer to the game’s user’s guide for more information.
QUESTION: What is the IEEE 802.11 standard?
SOLUTION: The IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN Standards Subcommittee of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is formulating a standard for the industry to enable wireless LAN hardware from different manufacturers to communicate with one another.
QUESTION: What IEEE 802.11 features are supported?
HP wireless products support the following IEEE 802.11 functions:
Carrier Multiple Sense Access/Collision Detect (CMSA/CA) plus the
Automatic rate selection
Request-to-send/ Clear-to-send (RTS/ CTS)
QUESTION: Would information be intercepted while transmitting on air?
SOLUTION: Wireless LAN features two-fold security protection. On the hardware side, as with Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS) technology, the devices have the inherent scrambling security feature. On the software side, wireless LAN offers Wired Equivalent Privacy (WEP) encryption to enhance security and access control.