NETGEAR WN311B Driver Download (Official)


The WN311B is a network device manufactured by NETGEAR. Issues like weak Wi-Fi signal, slow DNS lookup, duplicate IP addresses, slow network and excessive CPU usage can be solved by updating this driver. This version of "wn311b_setup_6_0.exe" is rated (1 out of 5 stars) based on 82 downloads and 5 reviews. The uploader reports that this update will work successfully on PCs running Windows Vista and Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 8.3 MB.

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Supported Models




Supported Operating Systems

Windows Vista, Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows XP, Windows 2000

File Name


6.0 (16-Jul-2007)

Additional Notes


RangeMax NEXT PCI Wireless Adapter

WN311B Firmware Version 6.0 (supports Vista)

Installation Instruction

1. Download the file to a convenient location such as your desktop.

2. Shut down your computer.

3. Unplug your computer from the wall,Open your computer case. Ground yourself on an outside metal part of the computer, such as a flat surface on the back. Taking care only to touch the silver mounting bracket on the end, remove the adapter from your computer.Replace the computer case.

4. Plug the computer in.

5. Power up the computer and wait for it to reboot.

6. Select Start > All Programs. Then select the card, then Uninstall. Follow the on screen steps to remove the old version of the software.

7. Run Setup file from the fol

Uploaded By

Manivannan (DG Staff Member) on 25-Oct-2007

How to Update WN311B Device Drivers Quickly & Easily

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the WN311B driver, click the green download button above. After you complete your download, move on to Step 2.

If the driver listed is not the right version or operating system, search our driver archive for the correct version. Enter NETGEAR WN311B into the search box above and then submit. In the results, choose the best match for your PC and operating system.

Tech Tip: If you are having trouble deciding which is the right driver, try the NETGEAR Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

To find the newest driver, you may need to visit the NETGEAR website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Once you have downloaded your new driver, you'll need to install it. In Windows, use a built-in utility called Device Manager, which allows you to see all of the devices recognized by your system, and the drivers associated with them.

How to Open Device Manager

  • In Windows 11, Windows 10 & Windows 8.1, right-click the Start menu and select Device Manager

  • In Windows 8, swipe up from the bottom, or right-click anywhere on the desktop and choose "All Apps" -> swipe or scroll right and choose "Control Panel" (under Windows System section) -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows 7, click Start -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

  • In Windows Vista, click Start -> Control Panel -> System and Maintenance -> Device Manager

  • In Windows XP, click Start -> Control Panel -> Performance and Maintenance -> System -> Hardware tab -> Device Manager button

How to Install a driver from Device Manager

  1. Locate the device and model that is having the issue and double-click on it to open the Properties dialog box.

  2. Select the Driver tab.

  3. Click the Update Driver button and follow the instructions.

In most cases, you will need to reboot your computer in order for the driver update to take effect.

Tech Tip: Driver downloads and updates come in a variety of file formats with different file extensions. For example, you may have downloaded an EXE, INF, ZIP, or SYS file. Each file type has a slighty different installation procedure to follow.

For more help, visit our Driver Support Page for step-by-step videos on how to install drivers for every file type.

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