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Tivo wireless G USB adaptor and HR20

Discussion in 'DIRECTV HD DVR/Receiver Discussion' started by ejjames, Jul 21, 2007.

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  1. ejjames

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    I have a Tivo wireless G USB adaptor and was wondering if it was possible to convert it to ethernet for use with the HR20?
     
  2. Doug Brott

    Doug Brott Lifetime Achiever DBSTalk Club

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    The HR20 does not support USB Ethernet. You will need a gaming adapter or an Ethernet Wireless Bridge to network without a wired connection to the HR20.
     
  3. tfederov

    tfederov DIRECTV A-Team

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    One of the popular gaming adapters that I've seen around here is the Linksys WGA54G. I'm running three of them myself and haven't really had any major issues.
     
  4. Smuuth

    Smuuth DIRECTV A-Team

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    They work flawlessly for me as well.
     
  5. hilmar2k

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    I've seen USB to ethernet adapters, but never seen one the other way around. So you want to go from ethernet, to USB, then wirelessly to your network? I don't think you'll be able to make that happen.
     
  6. mlcdorgan

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    Nice avatar Hilmar! :hurah:
     
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