Forum discussion tagged with dongle.
  1. HarryMaci

    Question How to turn my android phone into a WiFi Repeater AND connect it to pc via tethering?

    Greetings people! Im not quite sure if thats the right place to ask but here we go. I have 2 Xiaomi android devices,1 desktop, and access to a network. My endgoal would be to have Internet Access in my PC and after some searching i ended up downloading an app that lets you share the network...
  2. S

    Question Dongle for Macbook 4K @ 60hz on a 165hz monitor ?

    Hello Guys, I got my Macbook recently and I have a 165hz monitor with HDMI and DP ports So I want to buy a Thunderbolt hub that has an HDMI port on it, but I got confused because there are only 4K @ 30hz and 4K @ 60hz ones on the market. Can the 4K @ 60hz one run 165hz on my 1080p monitor?
  3. willeatpants

    Question How do you find a dongles bluetooth address (if it has one) ANSWERED

    Short version. I am trying to see if my dongle has a Bluetooth address that I can pair up with my controller. If it does, how do I find it and pair my ps5 controller to it. No my PC doesn't have a integrated Wi-Fi/Bluetooth chip-set (prob should of spent the extra $30 on it when I was making)...
  4. J

    Question Internet SIM Card

    Hi, guys, I would like to ask whether it is possible to somehow compromise a SIM card inside a dongle plugged into PC for internet connection. Thanks!
  5. C

    Question How to make USB Bluetooth dongle work with PS3 Controller ?

    Hello fellas, here cuz I need some help with my low budget gaming experience. I have this generic Bluetooth dongle (I'll put the link here since I dont find a way to put the image here) ( <- This is the dongle. I have tried most ways they post online on how to...
  6. ZappOfiana

    Question WiFi dongle can connect to Hotspot but won't to router

    I just bought a new WiFi dongle, install the drivers from the CD-ROM with it, then tried to connect to my router but it refuse to connect. When I tried connecting my phone's Hotspot, the process was smooth (either secured or not). The thing that I observed is that when I click 'Enter' after...
  7. PCN00B123

    [SOLVED] Why is my WIFI faster than Ethernet

    I have a TPLink connected to my router and then to my device. On both my PC and Laptop the tplink ethernet connection is below half the speed in comparison to over WiFi. Does anybody know why this is, and is there a way to get the ethernet speeds to normal?
  8. A

    Question hardlock.sys giving BSOD while installing a program

    Hello everyone. I'm installing a program on a 1 month old Windows installation. The installer needs to install "an USB driver" because the program revolves around USB dongles. I open the installer, I enter a key, and it starts to "install the USB driver" but hangs and then, 20 seconds later, it...
  9. Z

    [SOLVED] Bluetooth dongle issue - not detecting/connecting on Windows 10

    Hello, I recently bought Audio-Technica ATH-M50x headphones. It unfortunately requires Bluetooth for the wireless ability and didn't come with it's own dongle piece like many do. So I thought ok, all I need is to buy a Bluetooth dongle online. I managed to get one and now it appears that it...
  10. Bananamuffin99

    [SOLVED] Slow Desktop WiFi on 5ghz - Phone on same network 10x Faster. Why?

    I use a wifi dongle on my desktop (tp-link) which is 5ghz. For some reason I'm only pulling down 10mbps, topping out at 20 mbps. Router and windows list the connection speed to be 200mbps+, but I only pay for 100mbps. My Pixel 4 is on the same network and is pulling the max 110mbps I pay for...
  11. Bananamuffin99

    Question Slow Desktop WiFi on 5ghz - Phone on same network 10x Faster. Why?

    I use a wifi dongle on my desktop (tp-link) which is 5ghz. For some reason I'm only pulling down 10mbps, topping out at 20 mbps. Router and windows list the connection speed to be 200mbps+, but I only pay for 100mbps. My Pixel 4 is on the same network and is pulling the max 110mbps I pay for. No...
  12. Nataliedavis


    Hi there, I've got an ADSL Router and I've got a 4g dongle. Would to be possible for me to connect my 4g dongle into the USB port of the ADSL router and get a WiFi connection? I'm currently using pocket WiFi that has a simcard slot and I cannot afford to buy a new router that has a simcard slot...
  13. R

    [SOLVED] USB dongle not fitting in USB port

    I've bought a razer wireless mouse which works with bluetooth and a dongle. The USB port on my laptop is a little tight and is capable of fitting other USB accessories in to it but it seems impossible to get the dongle in there. I have to put quite a lot of pressure normally on it with a mouse...
  14. V

    [SOLVED] Which internet 4g Modem is best ?

    Hello I'm going to buy a new 4g USB modem and i have two options to choose .. 1) Huawei e3276s-150 2) ZTE 403ZT so which one is best ?
  15. M

    Are there any dongles that can stream to TV via HDMI without Wi-fi?

    Hello! I've recently built a portable Dungeons & Dragons TV Table (Not exactly this one, but usable as reference In that regard, I've grown tired of HDMI cables littering the table and have been looking into alternatives. I'm looking for a dongle or something similar that will allow me to...
  16. C

    [SOLVED] Low range of a Class 1 USB Bluetooth adapter

    I bought a HAMA H-53188 USB Bluetooth dongle. It was recognized without any problem by my Windows 10 PC and I had no trouble while connecting my bluetooth headset to the PC. The problem is the range the dongle provides. Despite that it's declared as a Class 1 Bluetooth adapter the signal starts...
  17. D

    [SOLVED] Will two bluetooth usb dongle work simultaneously?

    It seems one dongle cant handle my Keychron k2 keyboard, wireless earbuds and probbably my upcoming BT Xbox controller. I wanna know if it's possible/ how to implement? Many thanks
  18. blacking

    [SOLVED] Computer not recognizing Man'O'War headsets in firmware updater

    So in a short and resumed way, I lost my my Razer Man'O'War's wireless 2,5GhZ USB dongle a few months ago and a few days ago I decided to order a new usb dongle through the internet so I could set it up with my headset pair. I got the USB dongle a few hours ago and the only step I needed to do...
  19. D

    [SOLVED] Where is all bluetooth 5.0 adapters

    2020 soon and there is not much of these dongles on market
  20. Computer savvy

    Question Firmware Replacement

    Hello Experts, I have software damaged 4G ZTE Dongle, I don't know how to fix them and i cannot find anyone to fix it, Is there someone to Help me....! :oops:
  21. P

    Question Hacking wifi dongle dashboard

    I'm trying to find out if this is possible for I'm having a few issues with a telco. Wifi security WPA2-PSK for internet use. Issue is with the Dashboard. I am connected to my wifi dongles Dashboard (operating system for settings) via wifi . The dashboard is only loaded by Internet Explorer...
  22. K

    [SOLVED] USB Dongle support for Asus Router RT-AC1200?

    Hi, I am using Asus Router RT-AC1200. It has a USB port but does not have USB dongle support. Is there some custom firmware available for it which includes dongle support?
  23. G

    Enermax Liqtech 360 OC TR4 Review: Taming Threadripper

    Here's one of the few closed-loop coolers designed specifically for AMD's Ryzen Threadripper CPUs...let's test it! Enermax Liqtech 360 OC TR4 Review: Taming Threadripper : Read more
  24. K

    Whats the best CPU i can get on a budget

    Hi im looking for a new CPU, it needs to be the correct series as im running a MSI A78M-E35 Military Class Motherboard and it has to be atleast 6 or more cores, i currently have a AMD A10-6800K 4.10 Ghz quad core and its not good enough, thanks
  25. G

    Graphics card/Drivers crashes, no display and fans spin at 100% speed.

    I am pretty new to PCs so please correct me if I get something wrong. Long Version: I built a new pc around a week ago, everything was working fine. But, yesterday my gpu crashed 4 times in under 2 hours. I would be doing small things such as chatting on discord with my friends, nothing big...
  26. I

    Help with choosing between these 3 power supplies?

    I had decided on an Antec Earthwatts 550W PSU thanks to its tier two ranking on the PSU tier list. But just then, I noticed that on the tier list the Antec Earthwatts Power supplies are 80+ bronze, whereas the EA550G that I was going to buy is 80+ gold. I can't seem to find a gold version of the...
  27. Arkyo00

    What is the basic voltage?

    What is the basic voltage of Intel HD Graphics 5500 and AMD Radeon M5 320?
  28. mjslakeridge

    Occasionally get bogus email using names in my address book.

    Over the last few months, I have gotten emails sent to my free Juno email account that appear to be from people in my address book, but when I look at the full header, the real sender is a different person. They usually contain a link (which I know not to click on), although a while back I did...
  29. G

    Installed fans and 390x and running into problems

    I recently installed a Sapphire 390x, a h5 Universal CPU cooler, and two case fans and now several problems have occurred. 1. There's a loud humming noise that's coming from the computer and I can feel the vibrations on the desk. I don't know where that's coming from. Or if that's even normal...
  30. S

    Laptop (windows 7) lags non stop during usage and makes loud buzzing sound

    My laptop was working well for the past 2 years but today out of the blue it started lagging or freezing nonstop whenever i try to use it. Even being on the desktop itself and moving the mouse around is a mightmare with how much the cursor freezes/teleports. On top of that, whenever audio or...
  31. Corey Strohecker

    [WTS] AMD A4 3400, MSI A75MA-G55, Seagate Barracuda 500GB(Prices Reduced!)

    My location: Illinois,USA I have gutted my old PC and am trying to sell the parts that I'm not giving to my friend. 1st part: AMD A4-3400: I have the stock air cooler but they are seperate so a thermal compound will need to be...
  32. spellbinder2050

    Exchanging GTX 970 for GTX 980 that I bought under 30 days ago from Newegg, can it be done?

    Does anyone know if this is possible given the situation with the GTX 970's memory controller? I'm already seeing games that are using more than 3.5GB of Vram, Dying Light for example. I would like to be using the card's memory capacity at full speed. =[
  33. S

    best Gpu under $180

    hey guys i have a budget of $180. I am considering the R9 270.But, people keep on saying it has overheating and driver issues. Should i get it or something else like the GTX 660? Specs-FX 4100,M5A97 LE R2.0,GT 610 living in the US
  34. awesomeaiden2

    Top Tips for First Time PC Builders?

    I am building a PC for the first time in 12 days, and I want to know if anybody has some tips they would like to share. I'm not asking for suggestions on anything in particular, just on the overall process of building the pc and installing the OS in general. I would not like to have to learn...