Sort Date Most helpful Positive rating Negative rating. The driver you provided a charm. Try that, and remove any wireless lan cards you might find. I can confirm that this chipset works great with the madwifi-ng drivers on Debian Testing. Ex that I’m trying to get working for Linux. I dont know how to run the sys file since xp doesnt allow me to do it.

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Compatibility/Atheros – – Trac

Login or create an account to post a review. What’s more it seems partially fixed with todays release!

Then go to your device manager and manually update the Ethernet card, according to Windows. Ask a question and give support. Atheros Wireless Lan Driver. Had to change order of module insertion.

If this is it, Ive tried to uninstall but i reboot windows install it automically even though there isnt anything in the slot. That works perfectly I’m running Slackware 12 on Acer wlmi. OK for Slackware I can confirm that this chipset works great with the madwifi-ng drivers on Debian Bi.


I download this bir I tried the older version first – Same troubles: If i try to install in the Device Manager the Driver this happens. You say your laptop freezes as soon as you plug the card in, so it’s probably loading the wrong driver immediately.

Thanks ad5212 this posting so much. Create an account or sign in to comment You need to be a member in order to leave a comment Create an account Sign up for a new account in our community. Enjoy the latest drivers. The solution is straightforward.

I had tried several drivers already all with the same result and I was about to give up. Wireless LAN Driver ver. Working perfectly as of on an Acer Aspire I don’t believe ar2512 the Atheros hardware is to blame; once you install the right driver, it works great, doesn’t it?

Getting Atheros AR5212 Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP

Now, everything works fine! G Laptop Lenovo English. P Touch Laptop ideapad But. I searched for the driver on google and nothing came up.


That can i install with the client and the Wireless work. Since i’ve installed SP2 wg stopped connecting to my wi-fi router. Fully works in Slackware However the card must first be turned on using a software switch as explained hereelse it will not transmit or receive anything. B Laptop Lenovo – Type English. N Laptop ideapad – Type English. Posted September 30, edited.

Atheros LAN Driver version 5. Anyway – Yesterday, when taking a fresh look at the issue, I somehow found myself directed to an AirLink Technical Support Page for a possible solution.