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So I have been following the setup procedure, troubleshooted for hours and still haven't found a way to make it work.

The way I'm connecting it is through a WPS code. I switched my IvP4 address to that of the device, used the web based utility to find the WPS code. Then I unplugged it, replugged, used it's web based utility to enter the pin.

So after that, I once again swtiched devices, logged into the adapter, and under the WPS tab I found that the adapter had "found" my router and that the information was there. Then I unplugged it, plugged it into my Xbox and well it's not working.

When I tried searching for wireless networks, mine would show up as a WEP secured network (even though it was WPA2) and 4 copies of it without any names and just slightly different settings (e.g different WPA aligorithims).

I've gone through so many settings with both the device and router and well nothing has seemed to work frown.gif.
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post #2 of 6
I had a madcatz conrtoller for 360.Madcatz products are impossible to configure properly.I would suggest using a ethernet cable instead of the madcatz.Or try using a mcirosoft wirelss adapter.
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post #3 of 6
"Madcatz wireless adapter not working". So everything's going as it should?

On a serious note, Madcatz are notorious for their products not working in general. I would do as the above poster said. Save your time and go with a more basic route.
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Originally Posted by E-Peen;15257024 
"Madcatz wireless adapter not working". So everything's going as it should?

On a serious note, Madcatz are notorious for their products not working in general. I would do as the above poster said. Save your time and go with a more basic route.

Brother bought it and I'm trying to configure it for him. I know their products suck, but the price of their adapter is less than half of the official wireless adapter.
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Originally Posted by Zackcy;15268824 
Brother bought it and I'm trying to configure it for him. I know their products suck, but the price of their adapter is less than half of the official wireless adapter.
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Originally Posted by kill;15268985 
Hence why it sucks >.<</div>

I was hoping it would be at least functional.
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