Gateway Installation and Support Guide
Appendix A: Connecting Your Computer Using USB
Connecting your computer to the gateway using USB requires an available USB port. Only one Windows or Macintosh computer can be directly connected to the 2Wire gateway using the USB connection.
Installing the Gateway and USB Driver on a Windows PC
With your computer powered off and the 2Wire Setup Wizard CD still in the CD-ROM drive, connect the provided blue USB cable from the USB port on the 2Wire gateway to your computer’s USB port. A USB port is identified by the following icon:
To complete your USB connection to the gateway, you must install the 2Wire gateway USB driver on your computer.
Power on your computer. If the Add Hardware Wizard displays, follow the on-screen instructions selecting recommended default settings. If prompted to identify where to search for drivers, uncheck Floppy Disk drive and check CD-ROM drive.
After the driver installs, click Finish to complete the driver installation. Your 2Wire Setup Wizard CD will resume after your PC has rebooted.
NOTE TO WINDOWS 98 USERS: Microsoft Windows 98 users may be prompted to insert the Windows 98 installation CD-ROM after installing the 2Wire gateway USB drivers. Once the Windows 98 updates are complete, remove the Windows 98 CD and reinsert the 2Wire Setup Wizard CD into your CD-ROM prior to rebooting your PC.