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D-Link DWL-122
5.2 out of 10

D-Link DWL-122

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Reviews and Problems with D-Link DWL-122

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Overall 10
10

works great with Tivo

Catherine, Amazon
11 March 2006
  • Summary: I bought this to allow my tivo to update through our wireless internet network. Like the person who commented below, I gave Verizon the boot after much frustration, and do not have an analogue phoneline anymore.
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Overall 10
10

Do you HATE the phone company? This thing can help you stick it to 'em.

West End Girl "West End Girl", Amazon
4 December 2005
  • Summary: The last thing I needed my local phone company for was my TiVo. Although TiVo was the ONLY ONE WHO EVER USED THE PHONE, I still got outrageous bills. Anything over 15 miles is long distance? Are you kidding me, SBC? So I VOWED that this was it. No more. No more SBC.
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Overall 8
8.0

Great for TIVO...11.g adapter (DWL-G122) does not work

Simon Reavely, Amazon
14 November 2005
  • Summary: I have a D-Link 11.g router. I needed an adapter for my TIVO. I bought and returned 5 different adapters before getting advice from TIVO on the ones to use. This was one supported. It worked instantly - no drivers, no nothing. I've not tested it for speed yet, but its getting 50% (good) signal.
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Overall 8
8.0

Works well for what it is

E. L. Green, Amazon
14 November 2005
  • Summary: The actual hardware works fine. I've so far tested it under Windows XP and Linux. The drivers, as others have stated, lack polish. Under Windows XP the supplied D-Link utility is useless -- it won't even run. However, you can set it up using the normal XP wireless tools.
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Overall 10
10

Great for TiVo

Diana Tkach "dianatkach", Amazon
14 November 2005
  • Summary: When I first bought my TiVo (about a year ago), I totally hated that fact that I had this forty foot phone cord running from my bedroom to the next room where I had to split the phone connection. After about a month of that madness, TiVo announced the launch of their new Series 2 network dial-in.
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Overall 8
8.0

No problems once I got the latest driver

Gary Good, Amazon
22 July 2005
  • Summary: I've got an old blue G3 mac that doesn't support Apple's Airport. I couldn't find any Mac compatible wireless cards other than Airport. The D-Link's USB adapter was the only wireless solution I could find. I bought this adapter a year ago and initally had problems with it.
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Overall 4
4.0

unreliable and bad range...

nuMach "- nothing can stop me from screaming in digital", Amazon
26 April 2005
  • Summary: I work as a PC technician for my local cable company's internet service and install these adapters daily for their customers... as well as trouble shoot problems for them. First off, regarding Mac users, you might as well forget it. They're supposed to work with MacOS X (10.2) but never have...
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Overall 8
8.0

Works great with my Tivo series 2

R. Hafer, Amazon
22 February 2005
  • Summary: All the newer series 2 units support this unit, my only wish would be for better reception.
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Overall 10
10

TIVO Wireless

DBL, Amazon
22 January 2005
  • Summary: This is what you need to connect TIVO with an XP Wireless system. TIVO updates the device and connects to your home network flawlessly. All you do is select the home network that TIVO finds and type in your password (WEP).
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Overall 10
10

DWL-122 works fine with Tivo - DWL-G122 does not

Amazon Customer, Amazon
15 January 2005
  • Summary: I got this adapter for my Tivo to connect wirelessly to my home network. It works just fine. Note that Tivos are notoriously picky about which adapters will work. A previous reviewer suggested getting the DWL-G122, but I assure you it won't work.
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