No more mousing around, no more keyboarding, no more nothing – the only option would be to hit the RESET button. Select your Atheros card, right-click, and select ‘update driver’. This ID is what the installer looks for, if not found in the list it won’t install the driver you can force an install. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites. The wireless’ON’ light above my keyboard did not turn on blue at any time while in Windows7 before the fix at the bottom , yet I was able to connect most of the time.

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LW Atheros chipset and drivers from Sweex are absolutely not the ones as in this post, but I had to do something desperation Checking Emails and Skype were both working most of the time with the original TP-Link drivers, but surfing the web and in atneros starting any download would freeze the system completely.

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I should wimdows tried Bing or Yahoo, hindsight Anyway. I tried the older version first – Same troubles: 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.


Getting Atheros AR5212 Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP

I experienced the same exact freezing problem that Luvr documented so well in his original post. Thank You for Submitting Your Review,! They did not support the damned card.

I joined techspot just to save others a lot of work. Already have an account? Select your Atheros card, right-click, and select ‘update driver’. I download this driver: Faulty hardware is unlikely, but if all else fails, it can’t be ruled atheeos.

Thanks to Iuvr and it’s post, my wg works again. I had tried several drivers already all with the same result and I was about to give up.

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

The buggy drivers really need to be fixed, because these fine cards are getting the flak. Thanks a lot, great post. Flaming or offending other users. Thanks to you i finally overcame the freezing problem widows my system! I opened its Properties window from its context menu, went into the Driver tab, atherso clicked Update Driver Add your comment to this article You need to be a member to leave a comment.

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need driver for Atheros x, A chipset for XP on a T30 – Thinkpads Forum

Could this be it, the ? Since i’ve installed SP2 wg stopped connecting to my wi-fi router. The system used to freeze after a few moments of surfing the web. I don’t believe that the Atheros hardware is to blame; once you install the right driver, it works great, doesn’t ztheros

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If so, how do I get Windows to not reinstall it after boot up? Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed.

Anyway, thanks millions for posting this here ages ago. It now runs rock solid. But not with this driver above.

Another thing, once i put the drivers in, and bootup, do I wait till it fully boots up then put the card in? I’m even confident enough that I’m typing this very message on this system now!

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