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The Belkin USB adapters that I have load and run OK on my wireless laptop. They will not load properly or run on my desktop computer which does not have built in wireless. I go through the 'Quick instalation guide' competely on the laptop; on my desktop it only goes part way through the Quick instlation and it just doesn't work. What am I doing wrong?


Answers :

Check the specs for your desktop and make sure the USB protocol will work with the adapter. You didn't say how old the desktop was, but my guess would be that the adapter requires USB 2.0 and may not work with earlier types. Make sure your desktop meets that criteria.
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\015\012Make sure the adapter is compatible with whatever operating system is installed on your desktop and that it is up to date.
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\015\012If your desktop has a front side USB connector, try connecting the adapter to a port on the back of the machine instead.
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\015\012Many adapters require the installation of software before connecting the adapter. Make sure you are following the installation sequence properly.
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