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D-Link DWL-900AP+
5.0 out of 10

D-Link DWL-900AP+

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Reviews and Problems with D-Link DWL-900AP+

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Overall 10
10

Terrific speed and signal strength

Jon, Amazon
20 January 2004
  • Summary: I've been using the DWL-650+ card with the matching DWL-900AP for a year now and have been completely excited and happy with its performance. Its range through two rooms, up stairs and down a hall is very good. I've never once had a problem with dropped signals.
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Overall 2
2.0

Shoddy

Michael Mueller, Amazon
20 March 2003
  • Summary: Echoing the sentiments of many others, my DWL-900AP works, but barely. It took me hours to figure out how to set it up, and work around the bugs in the software and firmware. In the end, I ended up flashing the firmware with Linksys firmware (the firmware for their WAP11 device works on the...
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Overall 6
6.0

Poor UI--Mac Address Filtering works...

James T. Hsiao, Amazon
2 October 2002
  • Summary: I'm in agreement with the review from September 30. The software included with the DWL900AP is sorely lacking. There were times where my hitting the 'Apply' button had no discernable impact on the Access Point's operation.
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Overall 4
4.0

Works... barely

Amazon
30 September 2002
  • Summary: The software included with this device is terrible. There were bugs everywhere, mispellings in the interface, etc. I downloaded the latest version from their website, which had improvements. After playing with it for a while, I got it working.
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Overall 8
8.0

Cheap Access Point

Josh, Amazon
26 September 2002
  • Summary: This is a "cheap access point", in all possible interpretations of the phrase. Sure it's very inexpensive, but it has its quirks. None that can't be overcome, of course. #1 - Setup The physical installation is a snap. Plug in the cables and you're done.
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Overall 2
2.0

Does not work as advertised

Amazon
17 August 2002
  • Summary: I bought the 900AP to use as a client and bridge, but found out after many hours that the client and bridging functions only work with the DLink DWL-900AP and DWL-1000AP (See the FAQ on the DLink website).
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Overall 10
10

Great wireless access point/bridge/client!!!

D. Gage "D. Gage", Amazon
30 April 2002
  • Summary: I already have a DLink wireless network at home, but have a computer which has some software conflicts preventing me from adding a wireless card to it. The DWL-900 allowed me to use the existing network card and a cross over cable to gain wireless access to my existing DLink DWL-1000 Access point.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good Access Point, not for other features

Brian, Amazon
22 April 2002
  • Summary: I bought the DWL-900AP to use as an access point client with my existing wireless network. After several calls to support I found out that it doesn't actually work as a client (only as a bridge.
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Reliability 8
8.0
Ease of setup 10
10
Speed performance 8
8.0

Wirless Mania with 900AP+

mraouf101, Ciao
20 November 2004
  • Excerpt: GENERAL OVERVIEW First of all, i am writing this review for the DWL-900AP+_rev c product not the DWL900AP and not the DWL900AP+. I don't know the difference if you ask me, i just wanted to make something clear so i wont be held for any mistakes.
  • Pros: Wirless Freedom, Simple Usage, Enhanced Speed
  • Cons: Cant think of one
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

rogoff, Dooyoo
22 March 2003
  • Excerpt: excellent - Advantages: it works, good connection - Disadvantages: none
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