I access internet from a USB Modem, Can I connect the Modem to the USB port in Time Machine to provide Internet to other Macs?

  • Asked by Daniel M from Sps
  • Aug 5, 2010
QA Apple Time Capsule

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2 Answers from the Community

  • Best Answer:

    No, the Time Capsule's USB port is intended for connecting printers and/or hard drives, so USB port does not include internet connectivity.

    • Answered by Andrew H from Carmel
    • Aug 15, 2010
  • No. The modem has to be configured using services and drivers that are installed on the computer. Time capsule is just a router with benefits.

    • Answered by Peter O from Edmonton
    • Jul 14, 2012