Atheros AR5001X+ Wireless Network Adapter Driver Download

Atheros Drivers

The AR5001X+ Wireless Adapter is a network device manufactured by Atheros. 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 "xp3264-7.4.2.111-whql.zip" has been downloaded 734 times with a user rating of 5 out of 5 stars, based on 13 reviews. Visitors have successfully installed this driver on PCs running Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 932.7 KB.

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Supported Models

A215-S4807

11a/b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Adapter II

11a/b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express Adapter

11a/b/g/n Wireless LAN Mini-PCI Express Adapter

11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Adapter

11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express Adapter

11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express Adapter II

11b/g/n Wireless LAN Mini-PCI Express Adapter

Manufacturers

Atheros

Gigabyte Technology

Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP, Windows XP (64 bit)

File Name

Versions

7.4.2.1117.4.2.111 (2008-04-15) via .inf

Additional Notes

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=3351230

Uploaded By

criscaseres (DG Member) on 7-Jul-2008

Device Hardware IDs

Compatible IDs

PCI\CC_0200

PCI\CC_020000

PCI\VEN_168C

PCI\VEN_168C&CC_0200

PCI\VEN_168C&CC_020000

How to Update Atheros AR5001X+ Wireless Network Adapter Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the Atheros AR5001X+ Wireless Network Adapter 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 Atheros AR5001X+ Wireless Network Adapter 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 Atheros Driver Update Utility. It is a software utility which automatically finds and downloads the right driver.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

Installing your newly downloaded driver is a straightforward process. Windows provides a dedicated tool called Device Manager for this purpose. Follow these steps to update your driver:

  1. Access the Quick Access menu by right-clicking the Start button.

  2. From the menu options, choose "Device Manager".

  3. Within Device Manager, identify the device requiring the driver update.

  4. Open the context menu for the device by right-clicking its name.

  5. Select "Update driver" and proceed through the guided installation.

To complete the process, reboot your computer. This ensures the new driver is fully integrated into your system.

Regular driver updates contribute to optimal system performance and hardware compatibility.

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.

Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
athw.sys 1.3 MB 15 Apr 2008
athwx.sys 1.7 MB 15 Apr 2008
netathw.cat 28.6 KB 21 Apr 2008
netathw.inf 143.5 KB 15 Apr 2008
netathwx.cat 28.7 KB 21 Apr 2008
netathwx.inf 195.0 KB 15 Apr 2008
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