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: One more suggestion, even though it may sound competely ridiculous: The driver you provided a charm. Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed. I opened its Properties window from its context menu, went into the Driver tab, and clicked Update Driver You say your laptop freezes as soon as you plug the card in, so it’s probably loading the wrong driver immediately.

Uploader: Mara
Date Added: 26 June 2004
File Size: 54.63 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 25241
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

Join the community hereit only takes a minute. Enter the e-mail address of the recipient Add your own personal message: In fact, this problem is apparently not even unique to Atheros chipsets; similar issues seem to arise with, e.

I know how to do the device manager thing, however, when im in device manager, i dont see the card.

IRQ not less or equal to. Office Office Exchange Server. So, I decided to re-boot into Vista to see if I really had a wireless problem. Have you installed a driver for your Atheros card before? If so, how do I get Windows to not reinstall it after boot up?


Thing is that PC is only 10 feet away from the Router I tried the older version first – Same troubles: Hello Luvr, I am ready to pull my hair out. And look, the thing is running with the Airlink drivers as suggested the card has an ARA or something like that. I experienced the same exact freezing problem that Luvr documented so well in his original post. Sexually explicit or offensive language.

I dunno why but all the other Atheros drivers simply didn’t work right for me. Hello I’m using a netgear wg v1 pci wlan adapter based on atheros AR chip. Many, many, many thanks to AirLink for this great driver!

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

The system locked up after just a few short minutes. Thanks to you i finally overcame the freezing problem on my system!

Overview User Reviews Specs. Join the community here. Browse to the folder you unpacked the driver to, and select the.

Getting Atheros AR5212 Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP

Nothing could make my card work. You say your laptop freezes as soon as you plug the card in, so it’s probably loading the wrong driver immediately. I downloaded the ar55212 driver versions I found there: Atheros AR5B97 driver not letting me connect to wireless Jun 20, I will definitely try it out. Note that your submission may not appear immediately on our site.


Select Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver

Pros anymoore se Cons anymoore se Summary anymoore se Reply to this review Was this review helpful? Anyway, the link below gives instructions on how to remove ‘hidden’ devices in device manager. Now, everything works fine! Flaming or offending other users. Thank you, Luvr for wundows the time to write up your findings. 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.

I’m even confident enough that I’m typing this very message on this system now! Then reboot, and pop the card in, remembering to go through the process above for installing a specific driver when the new hardware is found.