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Using a USB wireless dongle and hard drive at same time?

Discussion in 'HD-FOX T2 Freeview Receiver' started by deejaygav, Nov 26, 2012.

  1. deejaygav

    deejaygav New Member

    Sorry if this has been discussed before. I have ordered a HD FOX T2 for my dad and have also ordered a portable USB hard drive. I have an Edimax EW-771UAN wireless dongle spare and plan to give it to him as well. However as the box has only 1 USB port is it possible to have a hard drive and dongle connected at same time using a USB hub?

  2. MartinLiddle

    MartinLiddle Super Moderator Staff Member

    Yes but the Humax can be a bit sniffy about which hubs it will work with.
    deejaygav likes this.
  3. Black Hole

    Black Hole Theloniuos Abbot

    See Index >> Hardware >> USB Hubs
  4. Jacob

    Jacob New Member

    I use a belkin ipod dock / usb hub with a 2TB hard drive and the same wireless adapter. Works perfectly! :)