turning a wifi usb adapter in a ds compatible one?

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  1. DCG
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    I have a zyxel G-220 usb wifi adapter. It is not designed to send to the ds, but on some reviews about the nintendo wifi usb they said: it's just a wifi adapter wich has a special program on the pc to make it connect to the ds.
    I have got a wifi capable internet router but it kicks out my ds every time (as well as other stuff).
    So, does anyone know a program to turn a zyxel G-220 into a adapter wich can connect to my ds?
     
  2. Crass

    Crass Rock me Dr. Zaius

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    I just did a quick google search and found this: http://download.cnet.com/ZyXEL-G-220-v2-Wi...12_4-99184.html

    Have you tried just plugging it in and fiddling with the default options in Windows, should be able to set it up as an AP via My Network Places I think. Either way it should work with ur DS, just make sure you leave it unsecure or use WEP encyption, WPA wont work.
     
  3. DCG
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    I know wpa wont work [​IMG] only dsi/xl suports that one. luckely I have the v2 or els it would not work. will try now, will report if it works XD

    edit. ...... still get error code 52002..... unable to obtain an IP address... bla bla DHCP. seems my router is still blocking me out... anyone got surgestions?
     
  4. BlackDave

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    Get on your Router settings and enable P&P and also find a way to prioritize your DS whenever it connects, giving it a static IP address.... Netgear can do that, dunno about the rest
     
  5. DCG
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    I will try the static ip next ...... I hate this router, it kicks out almost everything and even blocks two of its own LAN gateways....... stupid zyxel prestige 2602 HW 61 C
     
  6. mangatic

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    i found this a while ago when i was thinking of buying a wi-fi adapter -which never happened- i never read it all because its too long but i think it may help you.
     
  7. heyyouguys

    heyyouguys GBAtemp Fan

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    You never posted a link or article.
     
  8. mangatic

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    what? oh i see, i was in a hurry so i totally forgot, sorry, here it is:
    Connecting NDS to a generic Wi-Fi adapter
     
  9. zhuzhuchina

    zhuzhuchina GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    if i remember your wifi pen is with zydas chipset, and is compatibile as ds lite or nintendo access point,
    you just need the zydas software, if you tell me your windows version i can give you a link.
    i used them to play yugi oh online
     
  10. DCG
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    I dont know if it has a zydas chip. my OS version is home edition. sp 3 XP
     
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