Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows ME, Windows 98SE
NP643_Drivers.zip (1.9 MB)
22.214.171.124 (2005-01-21) via .inf
NP643 Wireless PCMCIA LAN CARD Driver File
Karthikkumar (DG Staff Member) on 28-Aug-2008
The following files are found inside the driver download file.
|Windows 2000/ar5211.sys||411.7 KB||21 Jan 2005|
|Windows 2000/ar52119x.sys||400.0 KB||17 Mar 2005|
|Windows 2000/net5211.inf||22.7 KB||19 May 2005|
|Windows 98/ar5211.sys||411.7 KB||21 Jan 2005|
|Windows 98/ar52119x.sys||400.0 KB||17 Mar 2005|
|Windows 98/net5211.inf||22.7 KB||19 May 2005|
|Windows ME/ar5211.sys||411.7 KB||21 Jan 2005|
|Windows ME/ar52119x.sys||400.0 KB||17 Mar 2005|
|Windows ME/net5211.inf||22.7 KB||19 May 2005|
|Windows XP/ar5211.sys||411.7 KB||21 Jan 2005|
|Windows XP/ar52119x.sys||400.0 KB||17 Mar 2005|
|Windows XP/net5211.inf||22.7 KB||19 May 2005|
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