Hey guys!
I just got myself a brand new itouch last week (I'm SO excited), the problem is this, i cannot get it to connect to the internet! I've got a wired connection, and i need to know how to either change everything over to wireless (which would be an expensive pain as I've got a HD tivo, a Wii, an xbox 360, plus my computed that are using up everything on my router) or somehow get a wireless router connected to all of this cable modem has only one output, too. So, I feel TOTALLY helpless! Maybe there is something I'm missing or not thinking of or something, but I'm so frustrated! I love my itouch and want to definitely keep it do i get it to connect to the internet? Sorry about the rambling message...Thanks for listening...

While an Apple Airport is a very nice router (and is clearly very Mac friendly in terms of setup and such), it is expensive.
You could achieve the same results - a wireless connection for your Touch - with a low-end wireless router from Belkin, Netgear, Linksys, etc. You only need 802.1 g/b (i.e., some of the newer, "faster" access protocol won't work on the Touch anyway), so you could go with some of the lowest-end offerings from these other manufacturers. Generally, such things are available from office supply (e.g., Staples) or big box (e.g., Best Buy) stores for under $50. You could also search somewhere like Craigslist and find and older one (that someone is upgrading from) for for next to free. If nesc, go to the maker's website to download a manual once you have a used piece of equip. Since you seem to be a PC (windows) user, you should be able to run the setup programs on the manuf-supplied CDs for most anything that you find.
In most cases, you can bridge your "new" wireless router to the wired router, thereby keeping your wired router fully in place. Or, you may be able to swap everything over to the wireless router (using its wired ports...most wireless routers have a least 4 wired ports...for those devices you have that aren't wireless). Depending on what you get for a wireless router, you have a variety of options.
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