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Broadband modem and USB

by bee / September 15, 2006 3:50 AM PDT

Just a quick question :). I was just wondering if it would make a difference if a broadband modem was plugged into USB 1.1 or USB 2.0 (ie might it be faster if plugged into USB 2.0)? Thanks.

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But I never do that.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 15, 2006 3:58 AM PDT

I plug it into my ethernet port.

Bob

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ethernet
by bee / September 15, 2006 4:20 AM PDT
In reply to: But I never do that.

Im not sure i know what one of those is and i dont think i have one anyway. I've had my modem connected to usb 1.1 ever since i got it. Just wondered if it would make any difference if it was connected to 2.0 thats all :).

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(NT) (NT) Could help. But ever so slightly.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 15, 2006 4:25 AM PDT
In reply to: ethernet
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(NT) (NT) Thanks :)
by bee / September 15, 2006 10:49 AM PDT
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