Can i connect a 3g/4g usb modem to the usb port on the router and make a wifi connection off that usb modem?

planning on using Clear (clearwire) 4g modem

  • Asked by Leszek K from Chicago
  • Dec 2, 2009
QA AirPort Extreme Base Station

QA AirPort Extreme Base Station

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2 Answers from the Community

  • No. The Extreme's USB port is not capable of this, it's used for sharing printers and hard drives. Any modem connection to the Extreme must be done with Ethernet cable.

    • Answered by Andrew H from Carmel
    • Sep 24, 2010
  • Answer

    I'm pretty sure that you can't. They also sell a router which allows you to do that on this site too...

    • Answered by Andrew P from Toronto
    • Dec 3, 2009