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#1 Ztruker

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Posted 19 November 2019 - 11:04 PM

BarryA may need to replace the Atheros AR5005G WiFI adapter in his Toshiba Satellite Pro with Windows XP Professional. I did a lot of searching and did not find any decent replacement got the AR5005G other than from China but delivery dates were Dec 10 - Jan 20, way to far out.
 
Anyone have any idea where he can find one closer to home or another WiFi adapter that can replace the AR5005G?

Thread here: Intermittent Wifi connection


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Posted 20 November 2019 - 04:56 AM

Hi Rich, thanks for helping Barry.

I have sent ( or am sending!) you a pm


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#3 Digerati

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Posted 20 November 2019 - 09:33 AM

Why not just disabling the integrated adapter and adding a USB adapter.

 

https://www.newegg.c...6-056-_-Product


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#4 Ztruker

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Posted 20 November 2019 - 07:13 PM

Good idea Bill. A lot easier for sure and they work great.


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