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All devolo dLAN® Powerline products approved for Windows 8

devolo‘s dLAN® Powerline products are fit for Windows 8: All current adapters of the dLAN® 200 and dLAN® 500 product families can be used with the latest version of the Microsoft operating system. With this, the compatibility to both the 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows 8 is guaranteed.

All devolo dLAN® Powerline products approved for Windows 8With comprehensive support for Windows 8, devolo enables all dLAN® Powerline users a seamless upgrade to the new Microsoft operating system. Many dLAN® adapters that are currently offered in stores already have a corresponding logo and are thus ready for use in Windows 8. devolo recommends all existing customers with dLAN® 200 or dLAN® 500 home networks to ensure before updating to Microsoft‘s latest version of Windows that all dLAN® adapters are equipped with the latest firmware.

dLAN® Cockpit is compatible with Windows 8

dLAN® Cockpit provides all dLAN® Powerline users a direct overview of the network status and connection quality. The graphically appealing software shows the data transmission speed between the adapters and offers comprehensive security settings for the dLAN® home network. The current variant of the free-of-charge home network tool is ready for download on the devolo website.

dLAN® TV Sat 2400-CI+: DLNA functions as usual with Windows 8

In order to allow easy access to Windows 8 computers, devolo has likewise successfully checked the software and firmware of the dLAN® TV Sat receiver for Windows 8 compatibility. DLNA enables easy access to music, videos and photos in the home network.

"In the past few months, we have carried out comprehensive tests to make sure that our customers can upgrade to Windows 8 immediately when it is released," remarks Heiko Harbers, CEO of devolo AG. "This is particularly focused on our existing customers, whom we are offering free updates for full Windows 8 compatibility as needed."

The dLAN® Cockpit dLAN® home network software, the up-to-date firmware for dLAN® Powerline adapters and the dLAN® TV Sat HD receiver are available at as a free download.