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How can you get internet in an apartment

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How can you get internet in an apartment

My daughter is doing a semester in BA; the family she is staying with does not have any internet service. Is there an easy way to get a wireless/mobile card to use that for internet or has anyone ordered DSL or cable for a short stay.

Or is it just too rude to try to get internet and should she go to the locotorrios? I am concerned that she will be running around by herself late at night trying to connect with friends on line.

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1. Re: How can you get internet in an apartment

There are some dsl companies, that provide a 3 months service.

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2. Re: How can you get internet in an apartment

If they have cable 2 ty both suppliers offer a special discount for the first 3 months of service. But you must send a cancel notice a month ahead.

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3. Re: How can you get internet in an apartment

The problem with getting the DSL service is that it can sometimes take weeks or even months to get it activated, so it may not even happen before she leaves. Cable is quick and easy from either company as noted above, they often install within a day or two. If she has a laptop, she could certainly get a wireless card, but they're expensive here, and free wi-fi is quite limited in Buenos Aires, and even paid for wi-fi isn't available throughout a lot of the city. Given that there are locutorios literally everywhere, she won't be doing a lot of running around, it's likely there's one within a block of wherever she's staying.

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Locutorios would be an inexpensive way for her to get on line. If she is on her own, she will have to use good judgment on when to be out using them. I believe it was about 30 cents US for a half hour, a very cheap price.

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