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I have been sent a laptop wifi card on mini disk, which my drive can't handle - is there an alternative way of getting the drivers downloaded? Cheers and all the best Phillip

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Try downloading the drivers at the vendors website and save it on a flash drive or any storage device which your laptop can handle and can you specify your product specification?

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Pls post back the make & model of the "laptop wifi card".

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Posted on May 10, 2008

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