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Dwa-142 will not install onto my windows vista drivers are not responsive

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Re: dwa-142

It wil work in vista..
Vista drivers here..pick the latest v 1.30

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Re: dwa-142

It will not work for windows vist. you need windows xp or windows 2000 for that. It will help u.

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The D-link drivers only seem to work for the vista 32 bit OS...not 64 bit. I managed to solve the problem by installing a net gear driver instead....Here is the link.

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I lost my CD for D-Link Rangebooster N USB Adapter & a driver for Window 7

Go to this page:

select your "revision" A or B, it should say on the device. The selection box is on the right side of the page.

For revision B just download the most recent driver, it has the windows 7 driver in the package. For revision A, just use the windows vista driver for the bit level of operating system you have (32 or 64 bit) in the most recent driver for revision A.

once you have the zip, just extract it, then plug in the device, when it asks for the drivers point it at the extracted files.

Oct 25, 2012 | D-Link RangeBooster N DWA-142 (1010125954)...

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1. Install driver in wine (recommended other WINEPREFIX)
2. Run: find ~/.wine/ -name "*netmw24*"
3. Copy files from this folder
4. Run: ndiswrapper -i /path/to/netmw245.inf

Jul 14, 2012 | D-Link DWA-142 (0790069297441) Wireless...

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I need a driver

On computer driver, if you lost your cd drive disc or broke the cd you can download them by doing the following steps:

1. Go to your manufactor's website.
2. There should be a search bar on the top of there website.
3. click in the search bar and enter your model number of the
computer or you can enter hardware model.
4. After you hit you come accross to technical support page click on
5. There should be a word pertaining drivers click on that.
6. Finally, click download and download the correct version of driver for
your windows.

Dec 29, 2009 | D-Link DWA-142 (0790069297441) Wireless...

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Just bought wireless adapter...the box says it's vista certified

The Vista drivers for this product are currently in BETA, so they may not work properly at this time as they are for testing purposes only, take a look at the D-Link website and make sure you have the latest version of the Vista driver installed:

Mar 12, 2009 | D-Link DWA-142 (0790069297441) Wireless...

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I wana konw abut hot may i install D-Link dwa 142 Driver for Linux

you can use ndiswrapper with windows drivers.
1. You need to install ndiswrapper (`apt-get install ndiswrapper` on debian-based systems or `yum install ndiswrapper` or smth like this on redhat-based)
2. Get windows .inf and .sys file. There's no easy way to extract inf file from d-link installation, so you can get in here:
3. Run ndiswrapper -i netmw245.inf

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DWA-130 and PC running Vista

did you install a vista driver ?

Dec 19, 2007 | Network & Wireless Adapters

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DWA-142 Rangebooster

same problem with vista home premium. to the letter, as you described it. was with dell support all day and there's no documented problem. my guess is the adapter just sucks? lol. i'll try another. how bout you guys, anyone try a different one?

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Dwa 142

The latest drivers are Vista compatible, they can be downloaded from:

The latest drivers are really good and i'm using it with Vista

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