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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
on March 10, 2013
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Just do not forget to set the radio to its WIRED setting when connecting this adapter. Otherwise, it will continue to try to operate off of a wire-less signal.
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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
on July 18, 2012
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Shipping was a bit slow, but once it came I was able to just plug it into the Grace Internet Radio and it worked without any hassle.

Don't unplug it while it is doing it's thing. You may be able to switch ethernet cables without a break in music, but unplugging the USB while it was working required a power down reboot (but that is probably more of a radio issue, not the adapter)
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
on April 12, 2013
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There is no hesitation looking for a connection, Fast reliable easy to set up. Worth the money. Always prefer a hard wired set up.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
on September 6, 2013
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Works great. Easy to connect. Just unplugged the radio, attached the adapter & Ethernet cable, plugged the radio back in & it found the wired connection right off.
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6 of 8 people found the following review helpful
on November 13, 2012
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Was hoping this add-on would obviate the necessity of re-booting Grace radio every time it was turned on, but didn't have that effect. Just OK.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on December 21, 2014
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This does exactly what it says it will do. I have three Grace Digital Radios. This allows me to hook one up wired directly to the hardline. How can you beat it? You can't. If you're reading this, then buy it. Go on. I love my Grace radios.
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on March 8, 2015
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I am strictly a novice here. My very first foray into the world of digital radio started with the purchase a few weeks ago of a lovely... albeit suspect Grace Digital Audio GDI-IRN1941 Victoria Nostalgic Internet radio purchased used on another web site. Suspect in that the radio's volume knob's action is not dependable. Cannot move volume up past 50%... Note that when using the Grace radio's remote, full volume functionality is observed. Also, the lovely wooden cased radio is suspect in that when initially setup on wifi I was plagued by all manner of "inactivity" timeouts on Pandora every few hours. Have not tried any other channel groups yet. My radio is located just 20 feet from my Netgear WNR2000V3 dd-wrt router. Signal strength appeared fine. So I purchased this proprietary Grace branded Ethernet adapter. Then registered the radio on the Grace web site to finally see the numerous "My Pandora " stations I had set up earlier. Installation of this USB adapter was a breeze. Just followed the instruction on the supplied sheet. Instead of a direct wire, I am connecting using a couple Netgear Powerline adapters between my router and my radio. The inactivity dropouts have now ceased to be a problem. I assume this Ethernet adapter has something to do with this. So far a very satisfied customer on the matter of this Ethernet adapter. Jury still out on the radio.
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on February 8, 2015
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The ethernet worked no problem. After installing and rebooting my system, it imediately used the LAN internet line. No more dropped digital connections.

I have an older Grace radio model GD IRD 4500M which they no longer sell. I suspect that this USB to Ethernet cable will work on any Grace Radio with a USB connection than the one listed on this listing. I doubled checked by look up my model on Amazon and saw that thsi cable was in the list of assessories. When I originally bought the radio. They didn't have this available because I was looking for a digital radio I could hardwire to the internet.

While there are many USB cable to Ethernet cables on the market now they all require drivers to be loaded on the computer inorder for them to work. There is no way to load the driver on these digital radios. I suspect the driver was loaded during a firmware upgrade. I suspect that this is the only cable that will work with Grace Radios because they probably tweaked the driver to make it prioritory. There is an of chance that a similar looking cable would have the same driver and would be cheaper because I doubt Grace makes this cable. I came in a simple plastic packaging with a small square of paper with instruction. The paper looked like it had been printed out on a computer printer and hand cut.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on December 13, 2013
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Radio was having trouble staying connected with the wireless connection. This adapter completely solved the problem and works great while being very easy to set up.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
on November 14, 2013
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The USB to Ethernet adapter works great with my Grace internet radio. Buffer times are minimal and my radio never looses it's connection.
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