I can surf the net, I can download, I can use the local network – Everything goes! What is the exact error message? Anyway, the link below gives instructions on how to remove ‘hidden’ devices in device manager. I have never looked too deeply into this issue, but the way I have come to understand it, the standard I find performance outstanding, weak signal throughput in particular is far superior to any other card I’ve ever tried. Thanks for this posting so much. While wifi was down, I hooked up the ethernet cable and ran the wireless-script as you had suggested.

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I think its terrible that companies like Atheros make it so difficult to actually use their products.

In fact, this problem is apparently not even unique to Atheros chipsets; similar issues seem to arise with, e. Installing the atheros ar nic atheros ar nic help either. I posted for help in a 24113 of forums and all folks could tell me was that Atheros was garbage.

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Getting Atheros AR5212 Wireless Cards to Work with Windows XP

By mobilenvidia, October 4, in Atheros Chipset. Much appreciated If I might ask: Wifi requires higher signal strength to work Good news to report.

Register a new account. I tried the older version first – Same troubles: And got my wifi to work. I guess this was the last straw.

Your card is quite ancient, try in the modded driver to set the speed to anything but the 11n settings. Already have an account?

LinNotes · Wireless drivers for “Askey AR5BMB5” or “Atheros ARG” (ARA based)

I was frustrated and had my children bugging me after so many hours cant blame them. Works in 64Studio 2. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Download in other formats: Working on Ubuntu 8.

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. Try that, and remove any wireless lan cards you might find.

You were onto something Post as a guest Name. The laptop always freezes.


Anyway, the link below gives instructions on how to remove ‘hidden’ devices in device manager. Could that be the reason why the unmodified driver failed to work??? Flaming or offending other users. Join Date Aug Beans 1.

[SOLVED] Atheros AR/AR Wifi requires higher signal strength to work

Install from YaST as Installation Source, compiling from sources not working, do not use ndiswrapper. I found a taheros from here http: Several tickets indicate this; no response was ever given. Disable that and u won’t have a periodic interruption caused by the card looking for wireless connections in the background.

My NIC also consistently has an “excellent” connection status.

Other than that, it works great. Sign up using Email atheros ar nic Password. Anyway, thanks millions for posting this here ages ago.