The Western Digital Elements has rarely been this cheap. Check more user reviews here! If your neighbor 2 houses down has a wireless router that’s broadcasting a foot signal and your trying to use it to get on line from feet away, yes your going to have a hard time getting a connection with a good speed. Learn more about Amazon Prime. And your wireless communications can be protected by bit encryption, so your data stays secure.

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Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. The setup software is easy to use and the adapter picked up my router and network right away. Download driver from official website, here: The software couldn’t be better. When it came time llinksys make the jump to wireless, the WAP54G seemed the logical choice, as I would not have to reconfigure anything on my existing network.

After that, I’ve been up and running with no issues and linksjs great signal. Line Properties Line Coding Format. My kids love going to the Nick. Product information Product Dimensions 3. By incorporating two new, blazing fast technologies — USB 2.

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If more than one network is detected, a distinct possibility with the proliferation of wireless networks, you will quickly realize the advantages of naming you network something other that the default and of applying a WEP Key to your network. I figured the length of the cable would allow me to find some place to position the adapter to get a signal.


Don’t see what you’re looking for? Networking by Lori Grunin Oct 3, Available from these sellers. It also shows well. Now try opening your web browser.

Ok, on with my experience with this adapter. I installed a better antenna, still no luck. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

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For warranty information about this product, please click here. Product description Linksys Wireless-G He is a lifelong computer geek and loves everything related to computers, software, and new technology. I am using bit encryption don’t go wireless without it! It also doesn’t llnksys a power cord, so there are no issues with location in that regard.

Linksys Wireless-G USB Adapter WUSB54G – network adapter Series

I have Linksys router hooked up to my main desktop computer’s cable modem so that my husband can also log into the Internet wirelessly on his laptop which has a wireless card in it.

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There is a newer model of this item: Any help would greatly be appreciated. Mobile by Morgan Little Oct 26, Your connection strength also comes from the router the thing broadcasting the signal your trying to connect to, not just your adapter your hooking up to your computer to wirelrss the signal.


Regardless of your version of Windows, I suggest installing the software first.

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On normal browsing, I don’t notice any difference, but big downloads are very time consuming. Overall, I’d pick the Netgear card for travel with a laptop due to it’s size and portability, but for home use the Hawking usb adapter was head and shoulders above the others.

I found that by clicking on the XP wireless icon and then going to “repair” it sets it right back on track in 20 seconds or so.