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No Installation CD for Wireless-G Notebook Adapter

My daughter's laptop crashed and I was able to reimage it. Unfortunately, the LINKSYS Wireless-G Notebook Adapter could not be read. I don't have the CD to reinstall it. Can it be reinstalled without the CD and connecting it to the Internet? If yes, please tell me how.

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    i reeboot my laptop and now my laptop doesnt find the wirless device

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Hello! It is possible to install it without the CD< but not easily >You will need to, On a separate computer, Go to Linksys.com and download the drivers, then just burn them to a CD< or Put them on a flash drive, and install it on the laptop. Unless the laptop has a Ethernet port, then just connected the computer to the linksys router VIA Ethernet to download the drivers.

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