Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter for Mac

Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter for Mac

Average User Rating:
2.5
out of 13 votes
See all user reviews

Quick Specs

Version:
1.37
File Size:
685.53KB
Date Added:
January 08, 2001
Price:
Free
Operating Systems:
Mac/OS Classic
Total Downloads:
28,581
Downloads Last Week:
5
Product ranking:
#6 in USB Drivers
Additional Requirements:
Not available

Publisher's Description

More Products to Consider

All User Reviews
  • All Versions:

    2.5

    out of 13 votes

    • 5 star: 5
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 8
  • Current Version:

    2.5

    out of 13 votes

    • 5 star: 5
    • 4 star: 0
    • 3 star: 0
    • 2 star: 0
    • 1 star: 8
  • My rating:

    0 stars

    Write review

    Results 1-9 of 9

  • 1 stars

    "no Macintosh support"

    November 04, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    Linksys products are sold through a wide variety of venues as "Mac Products" but the company reponded to my email question by saying that they don't support Macintosh. Who is playing who for the fool here? Is Linksys presenting its products to vendors as Mac compatible simply in order to get more sales? If not, they should make it clear to 3rd party vendors that their products are not to be sold as Mac compatible. If Linksys is telling stories, the Feds should be investigating for false advertisng and/or fraud.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 5 stars

    "PC update files on the Mac"

    May 08, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    To install this firmware update via your Macintosh is to download the MacTFTP Client from MacTechnologies.com. You can then use the files. It would be better to have Macintosh native files... It is sometimes hard to have a superior machine! There was also a great write-up in Macworld a while back (http://www.macworld.com/2000/12/01/howto/router.html).

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 1 stars

    "they suck"

    March 02, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    really bad

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 5 stars

    "It works fine"

    February 14, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    Installed this when I got my Linksys Router and it works just fine.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 1 stars

    "Does not support multiple VPN connections."

    January 19, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    Prior to buying this product I was using the Sygate product to allow multiple computers to have internet access and have up to four VPN connections at a time. I never had any problems, but the downside was that I had to leave a PC on all of the time. I installed this product to remedy that, and it it is great for Internet access only, but has very poor support for multiple VPN clients, whereas the Sygate software did not. I am very disappointed. I am using a Cisco 5000 VPN client with a NAT transparency feature and can only maintain one stable connection at a time. Also, I am disappointed with the fact that on their website they claim to support multiple platforms, but will only support Windows users for tech support. WHat is up with that?

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 1 stars

    "This is NOT a Mac download!"

    January 09, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    The CNET mac newsletter had a link to this download. However, when I downloaded the updater it turns out to be a Windows "exe" file which of course will not run on a Mac.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 1 stars

    "If It's Not Broken..."

    January 09, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    My Linksys router is working fine. Why on earth would I want to mess with it now?

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 1 stars

    "The updater is a Windows .exe file!"

    January 08, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    The firmware updater is supposedly to be run on a Mac, and it's located in the Mac drivers section of this site, but when I downloaded it there was only a .exe file. Last time I checked, Macs didn't run .exe files without the use of a third part emulator. Fortunately I have Virtual PC and was able to update the firmware from 1.30 to 1.37. Maybe they'll upate this site soon with an actual Mac version.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • 5 stars

    "A functioning download link would be nice!"

    January 08, 2001

    Version: Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter 1.37

    Summary

    So far, no luck getting linksys's site to respond. No download possible. And where's the Mac version guys?

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

  • Results 1-9 of 9

Add Your Review

Quickly sign in with: or Login or create an account to post a review.
You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Update your review

Since you've already submitted a review for this product, this submission will be added as an update to your original review.
Submit

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

Close[x]

Submit a problem report for Linksys EtherFast Cable/DSL Ruter

Please describe the problem you have with this software. This information will be sent to our editors for review.

Problem:

The Download.com Installer isn't working as expected

The download link does not work

The software has a newer version

The product contains malicious software

Other

Description:

Please select a feedback type.

Please enter a description.

Submit Problem Report

Close[x]

Problem Report submitted

Thank you for submitting a problem report! The Download team is committed to providing you with accurate software information.

OK