Since installing the new drivers about two months ago, I have used this GSKY unit almost exclusively because of the strong signal it recieves. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Using this flat antenna, this unit, which installed easily XP , only can see 5 networks in an area where there are at least 2 dozen. All reviewers Verified purchase only All reviewers All stars 5 star only 4 star only 3 star only 2 star only 1 star only All positive All critical All stars Text, image, video Image and video reviews only Text, image, video. I didn’t even bother with the disk after I read the reviews, just went online on my moms computer and downloaded the driver to an external drive so I could install it on the new PC. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally.
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I’m not sure if the panel antenna is the reason for the great signal or if it’s the main unit but either way, for the money, you definately can’t go wrong with this purchase. There was a problem loading comments right now. Get to Know Us. See All Buying Options. From my office in a separate building, about ‘ away, I can get a strong connection even through two exterior walls! If you’re hoping gsly pick up the coffeeshop across the street in your living room that you normally have to antemna out on the porch for – don’t get this – it did not work for me.
I wasted a lot of time trying to get these to work with no success. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Please try again later. I bought this wireless adapter because, after my last netbook died and I decided to replace it with a desktop instead, I needed a wireless card since it wasn’t installed with the desktop. And yes, I know some are encrypted.
The panel antenna picks up a much stronger signal than any other wifi adapter I’ve used. In other words, persistence finally paid off. After doing some rearranging, I got it plugged into the tower itself, and it worked just fine.
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I do recommend it, but for Windows 7 users, you may have a bit more of a struggle than users of other systems. I watch netflix almost every night using the GSKY and it works great!
Anyhow, it caused nothing for me. The shipping is fast.
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I didn’t even bother with the disk after Anttenna read the reviews, just went online on my atenna computer and downloaded the driver to an external drive so I could install it on the new PC. Terrible instructions for Mac OSX Windows looks more automated and easy with pdf instructions Takes up 1 USB port and will only work for the device plugged in to it I wanted to boost 2 separate computers so I guess I’ll have to buy a 2nd antenna.
I installed this on a 3 year old Acer Extensa laptop so I could get a stronger faster signal upstairs with the router downstairs. Windows “installer” is used by the downloaded drivers.
My one major complaint is that the instructions for Mac OSX are horrible. No additional configuring was required. It is about 3feet. Then plug gsku the adapter. I have full bars for my network and I am on the second floor, with the router on the first floor and a slab of concrete in-between. It directed me to uninstall the original wi-fi driver and then install their software drives and utility program.
But as I use it every day, iwill update it if anything goes wrong. I found it was good at picking up more networks, but not ones that were strong enough to use.
Since installing the new drivers about two months ago, I have used this GSKY unit almost exclusively because of the strong signal it recieves. Just do a search online instead of through their website search bar, which didn’t find the right page!
Also, in your applications folder, there will be a USB Wireless Utility that you can use to detect the signal you want to boost and hit ‘Connect. Please enter a question. Once I located the correct drivers, they installed very easily but with a completely different method than that which the factory software antennna.