It allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them. 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. Sexually explicit or offensive language. You must log in or sign up to reply here. As others have mentioned, the freezes seem to happen when there’s a lot of traffic, such as downloading or viewing streaming video. So i am guessing that for the Wgt to support would be a driver thing with an additional feature called frame burst?

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Select Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver

I don’t believe that the Atheros hardware is to blame; once you install the right driver, it works great, doesn’t it? Faulty hardware is unlikely, but if all else fails, it can’t be ruled out.

I experienced the same exact freezing problem that Luvr documented so well in his original post. I had tried several drivers already all with the same result and I was about to give up. Anyway, the link below gives instructions on how to remove ‘hidden’ devices in device manager. Atherod posted for help in a number of forums and all folks could tell me was that Atheros was garbage.


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

Join the community hereit only takes a minute. Windows xp doesnt seem to work with linksys wireless g pcmcia network card Sep 3, Don’t you see any devices with the yellow exclamation mark next to them? A faster and easier option is to use the Driver Update Utility for Atheros to scan your system for free.

Wireless Ethernet Controller Driver. The buggy drivers really need to be fixed, because these fine cards are getting the flak. In fact, this problem is apparently not even unique to Atheros chipsets; similar issues seem to arise with, e. Hello I’m using a netgear wg v1 pci wlan adapter based on atheros AR chip. If your driver is not listed and you know the model name or number of your Atheros device, you can use it to search our driver archive for your Atheros device model.

Thank You for Submitting a Reply,! Start by selecting the correct category from our list of Atheros Device Drivers by Category. Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed. I just cannot understand why manufacturers ship it with such lousy drivers. I dont know how to run the sys file since xp doesnt allow me to do it.


Getting Atheros AR5212 Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP

AR Wireless Adapter Driver. Under Linux, however, it should be a great choice though I haven’t tested that yet. Thank you, Luvr for taking the time to athros up your findings. I know how to do the device manager thing, however, when im in device manager, i dont see the card.

It was definitely an issue with the driver, because the card worked flawlessly in Linux with MadWifi drivers.

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Select Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver

Atheroe running XP Serv Pk 3. Enter the e-mail address of the recipient Add your own personal message: Sexually explicit or offensive language. I tried the older version first – Same troubles: The best way to fix your PC to run at peak performance is to update your drivers.