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    • peter_the_piper
    • By peter_the_piper 26th Oct 05, 12:00 AM
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    Belkin Wireless Card
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    • 26th Oct 05, 12:00 AM
    Belkin Wireless Card 26th Oct 05 at 12:00 AM
    I'm experimenting with linux on my Mother-in-laws computer, risky but I don't want to screw mine up first, however I can't seem to get hold of a driver for the Belkin 11g wireless card. Any idea where I may get one? The disk only shows M.S drivers.
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  • frak
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    • 26th Oct 05, 8:37 AM
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    • 26th Oct 05, 8:37 AM
    Firsly it woudl be a good idea to whip the card out and note down its exact model number and specification usually found on the main chipset of the card. Without a bit more research i couldnt tell you exactly what drivers you will need as i'd need this info and the distribution of linux you are using. Most likely a prism chipset but i cant be sure.

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    • peter_the_piper
    • By peter_the_piper 26th Oct 05, 1:05 PM
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    • 26th Oct 05, 1:05 PM
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    • 26th Oct 05, 1:05 PM
    Thanks, I'll go and have a look asap
    peter
    • 1purplefairy
    • By 1purplefairy 26th Oct 05, 9:28 PM
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    • 26th Oct 05, 9:28 PM
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    • 26th Oct 05, 9:28 PM
    Try www.belkin.co.uk for a driver or something like www.driversguide.com.

    For the driversguide.com site you will need a password to get signed in.
    Username = drivers
    password = all

    Hope that helps
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    • By Browntoa 26th Oct 05, 9:43 PM
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    • 26th Oct 05, 9:43 PM
    those are all Windows drivers

    he is looking for LINUX drivers
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