By Hoshie, September 30, in Atheros Chipset. The specified location does not contain any information about your driver? I can surf the net, I can download, I can use the local network – Everything goes! As others have mentioned, the freezes seem to happen when there’s a lot of traffic, such as downloading or viewing streaming video. 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.

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Add your comment to this article You need to be a member to leave a comment. I dont know how to run the sys file since xp doesnt allow me to do it.

I should have tried Bing or Yahoo, hindsight. Have you installed a driver for your Atheros card before? I try to install this, http: And low and behold. Please submit your review for WLan Driver Atheros Join the community here.

FTR, yes I’m kinda blown and just decided to explain this process for some reason. Was this review helpful? 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: The specified location does not contain any information about your driver? If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET’s Site Terms of Use aatheros, you can report it below atherros will not automatically remove the comment.


I see what is going on here. Since the working driver implements the standard, and does not support any non-standard, proprietary extensions, it will not go beyond 54 Mbps.

Glad that my post helped you – That’s why I posted it in the first place. Well, I’m off to see the wizard Problem solved It’s worth mentioning that the Atheros cards work beautifully when a good driver’s found.

It now runs rock solid. Sexually explicit or offensive language. Under Linux, however, it should be a great choice though I haven’t tested that yet.

Atheros AR Chipset Wifi Adapters: There’s a Better Driver than Windows 7 Default

Your name or email address: After applying the V4 driver you referenced in your post, the wireless adapter came to life and connected with Excellent signal strength. This ID is what the installer looks for, if not found in the list it won’t install the driver you can force an install.


Thanks to Iuvr and it’s post, my wg works again. It has been intermittent at best, and has failed completely once completely disabled itself.

Monday, January 12, 8: Sign in to vote. I download this driver: But not with this driver above. Promote cracked software, or other illegal content. windowa

Atheros AR5212 driver for Windows 7

Anyway, thanks millions for posting this here ages ago. I recently Installed Windows 7. The connections are now stable, and the light is now ‘blue’ as it should be.

Get rid of that, and you might make some progress. By Hoshie, September 30, in Atheros Chipset. I experienced the same exact freezing problem that Luvr documented so well in his original post.