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    My computer is constantly saying to connect my USB Broadband connection to a faster connection,it gives me the ones avaliable but I keep swapping them about but I am unable to find the 2.0 that it requires.Is there a way to find out which USB I should connect to,please be kind as im not the best on these systems

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    Re: usb

    how old is ur computer? does your motherboard support USB 2.0?

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    Re: usb

    Your USB connections will all be the same speed. Older machines will be USB1, later ones USB2. If you do have an older machine, you can buy a card to fit inside which will give you USB2 functionality.

    Alternatively, you could buy a router and connect to that via a LAN connectioon (if your computer has one) which will probably give you more reliable performance.
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