I downloaded the files you said but when i go into device manager to look for the wireless card, i dont see it, i havent been able to even get it to work once cuz it always freezes upon insertion. Hello Luvr, I am ready to pull my hair out. I’m even confident enough that I’m typing this very message on this system now! If the driver is not compatible, your hardware will not work correctly and your computer might become unstable or stop working completely. Do you want to continue installing this driver? While it sounds stupid, this was what I had to do with my WGv2, to get it do do anything at all in the computer that didn’t seem to like it.
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Im running XP Serv Pk 3.
I opened its Properties window from its context menu, went into the Driver tab, and clicked Update Driver Select your Atheros card, right-click, and select ‘update driver’. If the driver is not compatible, your hardware will not work correctly and your computer might become unstable or stop working completely. About the 54 vs.
Windows Wireless drivers for atheros
I tried the older version first – Same troubles: It was a nothing less than a disaster: You say your laptop ar2512 as soon as you plug the card in, so it’s probably loading the wrong driver immediately.
One more suggestion, even though it may sound competely ridiculous: I’m even confident enough that I’m typing this very message on this system now!
You may want to try and move your wireless adapter to a different PCI slot if you cannot get it to work properly e. Im not to savvy with computer terms but I manage pretty well. Yes, my password is: Windows gave me an Update Driver Warning, telling winsows 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
My NIC also consistently has an “excellent” connection status. First of all, completely uninstall any other drivers you may have tried for your card. Browse to the folder you unpacked the driver to, and select the.
So i am guessing that for the Wgt to support would be a driver thing with an additional feature called frame burst? Instead of freezing after a few minutes. I tend to agree with them for the most part. Thing is that PC is wkndows 10 feet away from the Router Even so, a working, Mbps connection is infinitely better than a consistently crashing Mbps one!
Download Atheros b+g Wireless Lan Driver – MajorGeeks
Glad that my post helped you – That’s why I posted it in the first place. Try that, and remove any wireless lan cards you might find. I was frustrated and had my children bugging me after so many hours cant blame them. Well, I’m off to see the wizard I was able to get it to do one time, but upon boot up, it reverts back. Join the community hereit only takes a minute. The driver you provided a charm. I might have to do some more experimenting and find out how i can get it to run at full speed It now runs rock solid.
Select Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver
My wife got a Toshiba Satellite last year and we haven’t been able to get the Atheros Wx chipset to work with our router at all. Join the community here.
Many, many, many thanks to AirLink for this great driver! It was definitely an issue with the driver, because the card worked flawlessly in Linux with MadWifi drivers.