dwl520 e1 Driver
D-Link Air DWL-122 Wireless USB Adapter Driver
D-Link Air DWL-520 Wireless PCI Adapter(rev.E) Driver
D-Link Air DWL-650 Wireless PC Card(rev.P) Driver
Windows XP, Windows 98SE, Windows 98
dwl520e1_driver_100.zip (9.9 MB)
3.0.4 (2003-04-10) via .inf
3.0.8 (2003-07-17) via .inf
This is actually the drivers for a d-
link dwl520 revision e1. I got these
to work on my Sony Vaio Ambit LAN-
Express wireless card to enable WPA!
The vendor/device ID is 1260:3873
which is shared by many. Other
devices this many work for are:
prism2_pci Harris Semiconductor
12603873 Harris Semiconductor
hwp01170 ActionTec HWP01170
12603873 ActionTec HWP01170
dwl520 DLink DWL-520
12603873 DLink DWL-520
Andrew Falk (DG Member) on 26-Nov-2008
The following files are found inside the driver download file.
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/NETPRISM.inf||14.5 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/PRISMNDS.sys||652.4 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/PRISMUSB.sys||644.7 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/WinME_98se/NETPRISM.inf||12.1 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/WinME_98se/PRISMNDS.sys||641.6 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/WinME_98se/PRISMUSB.sys||636.5 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/WinXP/NETPRISM.inf||14.4 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/WinXP/PRISMNDS.sys||652.3 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/WinXP/PRISMUSB.sys||644.6 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/WinXP/prismnic.cat||8.3 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/Drivers/prismnic.cat||8.3 KB||26 Nov 2008|
|dwl520e1_driver_100/setup.exe||9.7 MB||26 Nov 2008|
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