The most important thing is that you won't have to spend a single cent to get your Xbox 360 connected to the Internet. There are two ways to get the Xbox 360 connect to Wi-Fi with these three essential things. Follow the steps of each method below. Method 1. Plug the LAN or ethernet cable to the laptop or desktop computer and the Xbox 360.
So, you want to connect to the internet with your Xbox 360. You will need an Xbox 360 Wireless Adapter. But you don't want to shell out the $100 for the adapter. No one blames you. That money could be used for another couple of games, or at least something more enjoyable and useful than an object with only one function.
You don't have to have wireless internet in your house to use the Xbox 360 Wireless Adapter. You do need a router though that will split your internet like a TV splitter would. After you have the router set-up, working/connected with the internet running on the computer, just plug in your wireless adapter into the Xbox 360.
In this video tutorial, viewers learn how to connect an Xbox360 with wireless internet. Begin by connecting your computer to a wireless network. Click on the Start menu and select Control Panel. Go to Network and Internet, and select Network and Sharing Center. Under Tasks, click on Manage network connections and select your wireless connection. Right-click on the connection and select If your wireless router is not near your console, you may get a better wireless signal by using a wireless networking adapter. When you connect an Xbox 360 Wireless Networking Adapter to an Xbox 360 S console, the console automatically uses the wireless adapter instead of the built-in Wi-Fi. Jan 09, 2010 · I just got an xbox 360, so I don't know much about how to hook it up to the internet. I know I can use ethernet cable, but my room is opposite the computers room. I also know you can use wireless internet. Do you need an adapter for the 360 or does it just pick up the wireless network? Sep 26, 2009 · Hi, I need to find a way to get internet on my xbox 360. I have a wireless router but i cant afford the wireless adapter for the 360 and i cant use an ethernet cable to connect it because they are just too faraway from each other. I was wondering if i connected an ethernet cable to my laptop and then connected the other end to the 360 wud i be able to get internet then? Thanks