Message 2 of Paste the results in a message here. I might have to do some more experimenting and find out how i can get it to run at full speed The system used to freeze after a few moments of surfing the web. Note on archived topics.

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Discussion in ‘ Acer ‘ started by talkinggoatAtheeros 4, Windows gave me an Update Driver Warning, telling me that Installing this device driver is not recommended because Windows cannot verify that it is compatible with your hardware. I will definitely try it out. Even so, a working, Mbps connection is infinitely better than a consistently crashing Mbps one!

I have two cards, a dlink and a lucent technologies. Please let x know if I need to provide additional information.

As for me,it is nt necessary to update the drivers for internal wireless. You may want to athers and move your wireless adapter to a different PCI slot if you cannot get it to work properly e. We employ a team from around the world.

Add your comment to this article You need to be a member to leave a comment. I really think that you will need an external antenna or to shorten the distance between computer and router.


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Thank You for Submitting Your Review,! Under Linux, however, it should be a great choice though I haven’t tested that yet. Well, McDonalds is open and the one at home is not detected so I can enter the security code. I googled that and it athrros it is Atheros x so I downloaded that XP driver but it does not work.

So i am guessing that for the Wgt to support would be a driver thing with an additional feature called frame burst? Hello Luvr, I am ready to pull my hair out.

Getting Atheros AR Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP – TechSpot Forums

XP blazes on this laptop, compared to vista. Do you 5006z have an account? Under Network adapters, please tell me all the devices listed. Hold the Windows key and press Rthen type devmgmt. Is it possible that the drivers for the internal wireless on the XP laptop need to be updated?

The device that is not installed which I assume is the wireless since it does not work is as follows:. Is there something I can do to get it to stay on the screen longer? This site is completely free — paid for by advertisers and donations.


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You say your laptop freezes as soon as you plug the card in, so it’s probably loading the wrong driver immediately. Similar Threads – atheros arx aspire. Get rid of that, and you might make some progress. In any event, attaching the antenna worked. The other desktop is running Vista as is the laptop. As I said I have been at this for days. To see more matches, use our custom search engine to find the exact driver.

Im not to savvy with computer terms but I manage pretty well. Just a few days ago, I changed my ISP.