I might have to do some more experimenting and find out how i can get it to run at full speed G Laptop Lenovo English. Now, everything works fine! One more suggestion, even though it may sound competely ridiculous: Posted September 30,

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By Hoshie, September 30, in Atheros Chipset. Well, since both your router and your wireless card are from the same vendor, and they both support Mbps, yes, it will be a matter of finding the right driver one that works if you want to run at the maximum connection speed. I hope other folks that are saddled with the functionless Atheros and the drivers that come with them will read your post and get them working.

Since the system would be unstable with drivers that Windows did consider “compatible” with my hardware, I thought, “What the heck! If so, how do I get Windows to not reinstall it after boot up?


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Then go to your device manager and manually update the Ethernet card, according to Windows. Yes, my wirelesz is: M Laptop Lenovo – Type English. Ask a question and give support. I just cannot understand why manufacturers ship it with such lousy drivers.

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Posted September 30, edited. Im not to savvy with computer terms but I manage pretty well. By now, I have tried numerous drivers that all claimed to support the AR chipset under Windows XP, but they all had the same problems; with some of them, the lockups would stay away a little longer, and I could even woreless a small download, but eventually, they would all cause the system to lock up.

Getting Atheros AR5212 Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP

I posted for aar5212 in a number of forums and all folks could tell me was that Atheros was garbage. Could this be it, the ?

Register a new account. I download this driver: Posted September 30, E Desktop Lenovo English. Im running XP Serv Pk 3.

I dont know how to run the sys file since xp doesnt allow me to do it. On the “Support” page click on “Downloads”.


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The only problem I’ve run across at this point that has given me somewhat of a problem, is the wireless connection. I’ve tried various drivers and updates, even uninstalled an windows update, as they say on the netgear support site.

Struggling with getting wireless to work Nov 27, So i am guessing that for the Wgt to support would be a driver thing with an additional feature called frame burst? 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. Faulty hardware is unlikely, but if all else fails, it can’t be ruled out. Atheros LAN Driver version 9.

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