Instead of freezing after a few minutes. Your name or email address: No more mousing around, no more keyboarding, no more nothing – the only option would be to hit the RESET button. Checking Emails and Skype were both working most of the time with the original TP-Link drivers, but surfing the web and in particular starting any download would freeze the system completely. 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. Thing is that PC is only 10 feet away from the Router Hello I’m using a netgear wg v1 pci wlan adapter based on atheros AR chip.

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If i try to install in the Device Manager the Driver this happens.

Z Laptop ideapad – Wireelss English. I recently Installed Windows 7. Sp Laptop ideapad English. So i am guessing that for the Wgt to support would be a driver thing with an additional feature called frame burst?

Select Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver

Furthermore, Linux folks generally love it. The only problem I’ve run across at this point that ar52112 given me somewhat of a problem, is the wireless connection. Unlike the rest of my hardware, Windows refused to recognize my Atheros AR card.


Browse to the folder you unpacked the driver to, and select the.

I just cannot understand why manufacturers ship it with such lousy drivers. G Laptop Lenovo – Type English. Your name or email address: I have two cards, a dlink and a lucent technologies.

My NIC also consistently has an “excellent” connection status. I experienced the same exact freezing problem that Luvr documented so well in his original post. They did not support the damned card. Wireleds didn’t, it worked fine in Vista.

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The driver you provided a charm. Resources for IT Professionals.

Thanks for this posting so much. B Laptop Lenovo English.

I was frustrated and had my children bugging me ar5122 so many hours cant blame them. Ask a question and give support. On the internet, I found a few notes about these problems sorry, but I don’t seem to currently find the references to the web pages involved: First of all, completely uninstall any other drivers you may have tried for your card. The buggy drivers really need to be fixed, because these fine cards are getting the flak.


Atheros Wireless Network Driver Version 9. 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

witeless I know how to do the device manager thing, however, when im in device manager, i dont see the card. You say your laptop freezes as soon as you plug the card in, so it’s probably loading the wrong driver immediately. Sign up for freeit takes 30 seconds.

Sign in to vote. Flex Laptop Lenovo – Type English. If the driver is not compatible, your hardware will wireoess work correctly and your computer might become unstable or stop working completely. No, create an account now.

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