3rd party usb to ethernet adapter not working.

Discussion in 'Wii U - Games & Content' started by Small Kat, Oct 4, 2016.

  1. Small Kat
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    So i bought a gigaware usb to ethernet adapter to play ssb4 better online.

    But when i go to settings and go to wired connections, it dosent identify that i have a adapter on.

    Does that mean that only wii ethernet adapters work?
     
  2. RandomUser

    RandomUser What has gotten into you Rosie?

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    Any Ethernet that uses ASIX AX88772 chipset should work. All Ethernet that uses other chipset will not work.
     
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  4. driverdis

    driverdis I am Justice

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    The Nyko Wii ones work fine and I have had 0 issues with them on Wii or Wii U if anyone wants a 3rd party suggestion.
     
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  5. InsaneNutter

    InsaneNutter GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    I purchased a Belkin USB 2.0 Ethernet Adapter to originally use with an Android device, it currently works great on the Wii U also.

    The chipset might well have changed now, however the one I have works great.