help needed pls...newbie

  papaquest 01:43 06 Mar 2008
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i have a orange livebox connected to my desktop via a wired connection...i have been looking at these usb network adapters so i can get a wireless connection to my livebox (router) will any of these usb network adapters work with my set up or do i have to find a specific one?

  crosstrainer 08:14 06 Mar 2008

click here

This one appears to work with the livebox, but they are fussy. Read the reviews on the link and would be a good idea to contact Orange support before you buy.

  2bathred 09:39 06 Mar 2008

If you go to the Orange shop the wifi adapter in there is the one I bought for my livebox it may cost a little extra £24.99 inc VAT and delivery, but it worked straight out of the box with no hassle

  laurie53 10:23 06 Mar 2008

Are you trying to connect another desktop, or a laptop?

Most modern laptops have wireless built in.

Do you still have the adapter that came with your Livebox?

  laurie53 20:28 06 Mar 2008

Duplicate thread.

  stevebigun 22:47 06 Mar 2008

Belkin wireless card will work with livebox,but range is minimal for some reason and connection drops intermittently

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