Ableconn USB 2.0 Ethernet Adapter

USB 2.0 Ethernet
Quick Installation Guide
Note: drivers are already built-in on Windows 10, 8.1/8, Linux 2.6.12+,
and Chrome OS. The adapter will be recognized and installed when
plugged in to an USB port. For Windows 7, Vista, and XP, system will
automatically install drivers from Windows Update if connected to Internet
through WiFi or other interface(s). For manual installation and other OS
platforms, please visit our website,, which directs to ASIX
AX88772B complete list of drivers.
Please contact if you have questions.
Installing the Driver
For Windows 7 / Windows Vista / Windows X (manual installation)
1. Choose and download "WHCK drivers setup program". Unzip the
downloaded zip file. Please locate and double-click the setup.exe
file under the unzipped folder.
2. It will pop up screen for installation process.
3. The next screen will show Setup Status.
4. When the installation is done, click Finish.
5. Connect the USB end of the Ethernet adapter to a free USB port of
your computer. Then a pop-up message will appear in the
notification area indicating the installation is completed.
6. When the installation is completed, you can connect the adapter to
a network device by an Ethernet cable.
For Windows 10 / Windows 8.1 / 8
Connect the adapter to the computer and the driver will be automatically
installed. If the driver installation doesn’t start automatically, please
download and install the Windows 8.1/8.0 drivers as instructed in previous
For MAC OS 10.5~10.10 users
1. Click the downloaded zip file. There is a file “AX88772.dmg” and a driver
installation guide in the zip file.
2. Please click AX88772.dmg and next click AX88772_vx.x.x.pkg
("x.x.x” is driver revision number).
3. Please click on Continue to go to the next step once the screen
is prompted up.
4. Please see Install AX88772 Ethernet Adapter Drivers screen to
click on Install for the installation.
5. Make sure that you want to install this driver now and the computer
will be restarted once the installation is done. Please click on
Continue Installation to continue the installation.
6. After finish the installation process, you will see The installation was
successful screen and please click Restart for the device using.
7. Once computer restart is completed, you can connect the adapter to a
network device by an Ethernet cable.
Verifying the Driver
For Windows XP/ Windows
Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 users
To verify the driver of the Ethernet adapter, follow the step below to
open the Device Manager on Windows
1. Following the path as below to open the device manager
Windows 8 / 10: Press WIN
Device Manager
and X keys together and select
Windows Vista / 7: In the Start menu Search box, type device
manager and then press enter
Windows XP: Right-click My Computer on the desktop and click
Properties>Hardware>Device Manager
2. In the Network adapters group, an item named “ASIX
AX88772B USB2.0 to Fast Ethernet Adapter” should be listed.
For MAC OS 10.x users
Once you finish the installation of Ethernet Adapter, please navigate to
About This Mac>System Profiler>Hardware>USB, then you will find
the driver of AX88772B.
System Requirements
 IBM compatible Pentium 233MHz or faster PC or Mac
 64 MB RAM or more
 One available USB port
 Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10;
Mac OS X 10.x
LED Status
On for connection to a 100Mbps network.
Off for connection to a 10Mbps or not connected.
LAN activity. Blinking when there is data flow
between LAN and the host computer.
USB 2.0 Ethernet Adapter
Quick Installation Guide
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