Im running XP Serv Pk 3. I hope that the compare of the files could be useful. The following wiki will also contain some additional information – https: I joined techspot just to save others a lot of work. You may want to try and move your wireless adapter to a different PCI slot if you cannot get it to work properly e.

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N Laptop ideapad – Type English. I was able to get it to do one time, but upon boot up, it reverts back.

Atheros AR a/b/g Wireless Adapter Driver – Atheros Chipset – LaptopVideo2Go Forums

I can confirm this in Jaunty using the kernel 2. So like any normal human I opened Firefox and went to the Action Communicatilns website. And look, the thing is running with the Airlink drivers as suggested the card has an ARA or something like that.

There are one of two ways you should be able to test:. I recently Installed Windows 7. I should have tried Bing or Yahoo, hindsight Anyway.

And low and behold. Join the community hereit only takes a minute. Windows would start allright, and it would connect to the wireless network, but if I was very lucky, I would be able to view just two or three web pages, after which the system would completely ar512a up: 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.


Selected rate control algorithm ‘minstrel’ [ Z Laptop Lenovo – Type English. Select your Atheros card, right-click, and select ‘update commnications. Anyway, thanks millions for posting this here ages ago.

In my case, there’s no point in trying to go beyond the standard Mbps connection speed, since I’m running a mixed-vendor configuration: See full activity log.

[SOLVED] Atheros AR/AR wireless does not work

This issue appears to have been resolved with upgrading to the 2. Alright this has to be explained properly for all those people googling like me!!! The buggy drivers really need to be fixed, because these fine cards are getting the flak. 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.

Many, many, many thanks to AirLink for this great driver! If i can help let me know. Already have an account? Instead of freezing after a few minutes. Thanks for Reporting this Com,unications and helping to make Ubuntu better.


Getting Atheros AR5212 Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP

I downloaded the two driver versions I found there: About the 54 vs. I might have to do some more experimenting and find out how i can get it to run at full speed If this is it, Ive tried to uninstall but i reboot windows install it automically even though there isnt anything in the slot.

Sp Laptop ideapad English. What do you think? Posted April 8, The system used to freeze after a few moments of surfing the web.