NETGEAR's USB 2.0 Fast Ethernet Adapter brings blazing speed into your home network. It gives you true 10/100 Mbps network access and connects your PC to any Ethernet network through any USB port using proven, standards-based technologies. Just attach the adapter to an open USB port on either your computer or a USB hub and follow the on-screen installation instructions. No internal card is required, which means you're instantly connected without opening up your PC. Power, Link, LEDs keep you informed of network activity. Hot swappable and compatible with both USB 1.1 and 2.0 hardware, it works conveniently with desktop and notebook PCs so you can enjoy the benefits of networking – sharing your Internet connection, transferring your files, and competing in multiplayer games.