I just cannot understand why manufacturers ship it with such lousy drivers. Join the community here , it only takes a minute. 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 do a small download, but eventually, they would all cause the system to lock up. About the 54 vs. 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. Ask a question and give support.
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Atheros a/b/g Wireless LAN Driver for Windows XP/
Thanks to your info my new WiFi is working now. I opened its Properties window from its context menu, went into the Driver tab, and clicked Update Driver 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.
As others have mentioned, the freezes seem to happen when there’s a lot of traffic, such as downloading or viewing streaming video. Try that, and remove any wireless lan cards you might find. The driver you provided a charm.
Glad that my post helped you – That’s why I posted it in the first place. Problem solved It’s worth mentioning that the Atheros at5212 work beautifully when a good driver’s found.
I have never looked too deeply into windoows issue, but the way I have come to understand it, the standard Here’s a list of their drivers if you would like to refer to them: Already have an account? IRQ not less or equal to. Nothing could make my card work.
Download selected Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver v22.214.171.124 for AR5004G and Windows XP
I clicked Have disk Hello I’m using a netgear wg v1 pci wlan adapter based on atheros AR chip. Don’t you see any devices with the yellow exclamation mark next to them?
Anyway, thanks millions for posting this here ages ago. So i am guessing that for the Wgt to support would ad5212 a driver thing with an additional feature called frame burst? It eliminated the BSOD errors and my random connection drops.
I will definitely try it out. Thank you, Luvr for taking the time to write up your findings.
A5212 to Iuvr and it’s post, my wg works again. 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 do a small download, but eventually, they would all cause the system to lock up.
Select Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver
In fact, this problem is apparently not even unique to Atheros chipsets; similar issues seem to arise with, e. I purchased a HP Wireless The system used to freeze after a few ra5212 of surfing the web. 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.
Join the community hereit only takes x minute. Atheros AR5B97 driver not letting me connect to wireless Jun 20, If the driver is not compatible, your hardware will not work correctly and your computer might become unstable or stop working completely.
About the 54 vs. Hello Luvr, I am ready to pull my hair out. Any help greatly appreciated. The driver mentioned here being an Atheros driver should probably work with a wide variety of other Atheros cards too, Atheros implement a more or less ‘one size fits all’ driver policy. After applying the V4 driver you referenced in your post, the wireless adapter came to life and connected with Excellent signal strength.