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Old 09-15-2009, 02:02 PM   #1
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I have a usb adapter with one side a male usb port and on the other net an ethernet thing? what is this used for??
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Old 09-15-2009, 02:11 PM   #2
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I have one of those for my old Tecra laptop. It's an adaptor to let you have a LAN jack. You'll need the drivers for it to be able to use it.
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It's so you can make a USB port 'act' like a nic card.

It's also very useful when you are reloading computers alot so that if you don't have the network driver, you can use the USB adapter and use that to go online and get the driver.
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Old 09-16-2009, 12:02 AM   #4
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