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Tivo wireless G USB adaptor and HR20


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#1 OFFLINE   ejjames

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Posted 21 July 2007 - 07:51 PM

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?
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#2 OFFLINE   Doug Brott

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Posted 21 July 2007 - 08:24 PM

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.
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Posted 21 July 2007 - 08:26 PM

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.
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Posted 22 July 2007 - 08:35 AM

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.

They work flawlessly for me as well.
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#5 OFFLINE   hilmar2k

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Posted 22 July 2007 - 08:41 AM

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?


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.

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Posted 22 July 2007 - 08:56 AM

Nice avatar Hilmar! :hurah:
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