Also, why have you kept the SSID hidden? Wifi requires higher signal strength to work I am actually at different residence during the weekends – so my wireless-script dump was for a different network than my original post, with a different SSDI and security, but the same behavior. It finally worked after a suspend and resume; I don’t know why. October 2nd, 4. February 25th, 7. Post a Comment Comment. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.

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So I don’t think we can do anything about it in your case. To get any such card working, you need: October 1st, 2.

August 19th, 8. And a couple of times, the command had an error output “sudo: The same module in the version 2.

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Now check kernel messages to see if anything happened: You may only have to install the kernel module, and the system will do the rest. I will need to bring my laptop back to my original weekday “A” router to see what happens, though.


Also, why have you kept the SSID hidden? So I am not holding my breath. Any post bootup mod to the wifi connection would fail.

Select Qualcomm Atheros wireless driver

All the interactions with this thread somehow brought my attention to one of wkndows wireless-script output, channel.

Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: Actually each time after I reconfigured the wifi port, I was’t able to connect at all.

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Wifi requires higher signal strength to work I used to be able to access internet via wifi from my room when my Acer was running Windows XP. Here’s the wireless-script dump while subjecting to the latter condition. The driver is not ath5k. I’d have to reboot to get the wifi connection back. Bookmarks Bookmarks Windowd del.

Windows Wireless drivers for atheros

I am a debian user, and I have been struggling for a couple of weeks to activate a wireless lan device of my new desktop PC pavilion vjp with AR card. February 21st, 6.

Wifi requires higher winxows strength to work. A standard Ubuntu configuration shouldn’t need any. I guess this was the last straw. You can update the driver, by following the steps below.


August 15th, 3. At least it is still usable near a wifi router. Everything above may not be necessary on a normal Ubuntu setup. Current Vista Problems 1: Wiindows hope this information would be a help to ubuntu users also.

This is not the first qr5413 Microsoft has had to go back and update Windows XP. The only thing we can do about signal strength at the OS side is to try increasing the Tx Power, but that is already 20 dBm which is quite sufficient and max for most regions. Finally I have found a solution. Microsoft says all Windows systems with automatic updates enabled will get the patch soon. August 16th, 5.