I am moving my modem/router setting (cable high-speed Internet) upstairs because I am setting up a server there and I need Ethernet there. My only problem is, I need my vonage phone downstairs. Vonage generally connects to your router/modem. Can I connect that
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I'm not very familiar with Vonage and I have not done any setups like this, but I assume your Vonage device right now is connected with a regular ethernet cable to your router. If that's the case, then the only thing you need is a wireless bridge, e.g.:
or something along these lines, depending on your budget.
Here's a nice page that describes using DD-WRT to do the same:
and obviously you need some of the routers from the list of supported devices from here:
Also take a look at this link for some tweaking of WRT54G: