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  • William Edwards
    William Edwards May 11, 2010

    We're going to need a lot more information.

    What kind of network adapter is this? Can you provide the model number of the adapter and the laptop you are installing it in?

    Also, what operating system are you using?

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Are you running vista os? if so, you may need to contact your manufacturer to download an updated driver if available.. hope this helps.. if not, please provide error message... thx, d

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