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802AIN
Wireless N USB Network Adapter
This product is no longer available for sale and there is only limited support available for it.

 

 

Actiontec Electronics introduces its latest breakthrough: the USB Wireless Network Adapter. Now leveraging the power of USB 2.0 and the new faster and more powerful wireless N protocol, you can connect at the highest speed your network supports (more than 150 Mbps). Attractively styled and designed for easy portability, the Wireless Network Adapter plugs into an external USB port on your desktop or notebook (a PC running Windows XP or Vista). Since all of the drivers sit directly on the wireless network adapter, it is the first 802.11n USB Wireless Network Adapter that is simple to install. Plus it includes a wireless security (WPS) button that you can push to enable the most advanced wireless security.

Features include:
  • Supports 802.11n or Wireless N protocols for speeds over 150 Mbps
  • Plugs into any USB port on a Windows XP or Vista computer
  • Very easy to install.� Drivers are loaded directly onto the adapter.
  • WPS support included
  • Very secure...Supports WPA-PSK, WPA2-PSK, and WEP
  • Backward compatible with 802.11g and 802.11b devices

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Downloads

 

 

Driver Updates
2009-07-24 Driver & Configuration Utility- 802AIN
The Driver and Configuration Utility are combined in this one download. Running this application will install the driver and utility.

Clicking the link above will initiate the download, and at the prompt 'Do you want to run or save this file?' select 'Save'. At the following 'Save As' dialog, be sure to select a familiar location to save the file, like 'My Documents' or the 'Desktop', so that the file will be easy to find later.  

 
Frequently Asked Questions

Is the 802.11N Wireless USB Adapter (802AIN) Compatible with Windows 7?

Is this unit backwards compatible with the USB 1.0 or 1.1?

What is Actiontec doing about the industry wide issue of the (WPS) Wi-Fi Protected Setup PIN brute force vulnerability?

Is the 802.11N Wireless USB Adapter (802AIN) Compatible with Windows 7?
Yes, but it does not install automatically. The Installation must be started by the User runing the Setup.exe application. After initiating the setup, the balance of the install requires no special input from the User. The following document provides step-by-step instructions (with images) for installing the adapter on Windows 7.







Installing the 802.11N Wireless USB Adapter (802AIN) on Windows 7.pdf

Is this unit backwards compatible with the USB 1.0 or 1.1?
Yes, This device is backwards compatible with USB standards 1.0 and 1.1. We do recommend USB 2.0 for maximum throughput.

What is Actiontec doing about the industry wide issue of the (WPS) Wi-Fi Protected Setup PIN brute force vulnerability?
As of 1/31/2012 all future Actiontec products that have the (WPS) Wi-Fi Protected Setup feature in the firmware will also contain a WPS "lock-out" feature and/or any other Wi-Fi Alliance recommended improvements to the (WPS) Wi-Fi Protected Setup.

Contact Support

Online

Email support via the "Technical Support Request Form" is available to ALL products, and is always FREE.

Fax

Fax based support can be utilized by any product, and it too is FREE.
There is one Telephone number for Technical Support via FAX: (719) 522-9421

Phone

Telephone based Technical Supports availability is determined by the product and the place of purchase.
  • If you purchased the Actiontec product in a retail store, the accompanying documentation will identify the types of support available for that product.
  • If you purchased the Actiontec product from your ISP, your first point of contact will always be the ISP.
If you are calling from within the United States, dial: 1 (888) 436-0657

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