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Old 05-03-2004, 08:14 AM   #1
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Question 2580US Broadcom 802.11g Problem

Has anyone successfully installed network drivers for this Broadcom 11g wlan card? Can you pleas tell me how you got it working. I am a bit tired of having to use my orinoco when I have a perfectly good internal card available.

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HAve you tried it with NdisWrapper?
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I have heard that ndiswrapper can do it, but I wanted to see if anyone had success with it before I tried. I wanted to know how well it worked.

Still a bit of a

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Check out HCL at Broadcom
It used ndiswrapper and it worked for me


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