|Sep 7, 2004, 01:04 PM||#1|
USB Modem to Airport Extreme
Probably been discussed before, but I couldn't find anything when searching. A mate has a new PB and an Airport Extreme Base Station. He has Broadband via a USB ADSL modem, which is currently connected to a PC. Is the USB port on the base station usable with this modem? I thought not, but can't see any other way for him to get the internet onto his PB without buying a new modem with an ethernet port.
Any suggestions that may help?
|Sep 7, 2004, 01:22 PM||#2|
Well, he could buy a wireless card for the PC and share the connection out to the PowerBook. That should be possible. I know it is the other way around anyways. Maybe thats a Windoze limitation, idk... Wireless cards are cheap so it wouldn't hurt to try. If it doesn't work, just sell it on eBay and get your money back.
2.66 GHz Quad-Core Mac Pro (Nehlem)
24" LED Cinema
2.0 GHz Core 2 Duo
16GB iPhone 3GS
|Sep 7, 2004, 02:54 PM||#4|
I ran into a problem like that before... I just called the ISP and told them I don't have a USB port, and they sent me a Ethernet version of the modem
Macbook Pro 15" 2.16, 2GB, 120GB
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