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What is a wireless router? How does it allow me to connect to the Internet?

A wireless router is a device that performs the functions of a router but also includes the functions of a wireless access point. It is commonly used to provide access to the Internet or a computer network.

If you are using a wireless router, sometimes these will have their own firewall.

If your router is managed by your internet provider, please contact them and ask them to add  https://*.trident.edu as a safe site. If you have a personal router, please refer to your manual for firewall settings and add https://*.trident.edu as a safe site.