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Does overdrive hotspot work with desk top that is not wireless

Journeyman

Does overdrive hotspot work with desk top that is not wireless

I just upgraded my service to include the overdrive hot spot in hopes of dropping my land line. Now wondering what I will have to do, if anything, to get my non wireless dell desk top to work with the overdrive? May have gotten the cart infront of the horse on this one ( -:

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Journeyman

Re: Does overdrive hotspot work with desk top that is not wireless

You can plug your Overdrive into your computer using the USB cable. If you install the driver (which I think that it will prompt you to do) you can then use the Overdrive as a new network device. So the Overdrive will become your wireless adapter. It will still function as a hotspot for other devices. BTW this is based on my experience with my Overdrive on my Mac but it's reasonable to assume that this will apply to a Windows machine as well.

- JB

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