Atheros 11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express Adapter Driver Download

Atheros Drivers

The 11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express 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 driver - "" - has been downloaded 1,150 times and is rated 5 out of 5 stars based on 8 reviews. Visitors have successfully installed this driver on PCs running Windows XP. The total disk space used for this update is 3.2 MB.

Atheros 11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express Adapter Automatic Driver Update Utility
8 Ratings

Supported Models

Atheros AR5001 Wireless Network Adapter

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

11a/b/g 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

Atheros AR5001X+ Wireless Network Adapter

Atheros AR5002G Wireless Network Adapter



Gigabyte Technology

Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP, Windows XP (64 bit), Windows 2000, Windows 98SE, Windows 98, Windows 95

File Name

Versions (21-Jun-2007) (2007-06-21) via .inf

Additional Notes

Ah, oioioi denovo '-'

Este o driver para a placa de rede sem fio (Wireless Network Adapter/Wi-fi) da Atheros A5001. Funcionou muuuuuito bem no Windows XP SP3 no notebook Acer Aspire 4520. *--*'

Espero que funcione pra vocs tambm!


Eduardo Mozart

Uploaded By

Eduardo Mozart (DG Member) on 9-Jul-2009

Device Hardware IDs

Compatible IDs

How to Update 11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express Adapter Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the 11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express 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 11b/g Wireless LAN Mini PCI Express 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.

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

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

  1. Open a tool called Device Manager.

  2. Use Device Manager to put the new driver on your computer.

  3. Turn your computer off.

  4. Turn your computer back on.

Now your new driver is ready!

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
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/Drivers/XP-x32/ar5211.sys 547.1 KB 21 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/Drivers/XP-x32/ 21.9 KB 25 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/Drivers/XP-x32/net5211.inf 93.1 KB 21 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/Drivers/XP-x64/ar5211.sys 730.1 KB 21 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/Drivers/XP-x64/ 22.0 KB 25 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/Drivers/XP-x64/net5211.inf 126.9 KB 21 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/ISSetup.dll 552.2 KB 26 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/Notes.txt 712 bytes 26 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/SilentInstall.bat 30 bytes 9 Mar 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/_Setup.dll 164.8 KB 18 May 2006
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/ 819.2 KB 26 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/ 686.6 KB 26 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/layout.bin 476 bytes 26 Jun 2007
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/setup.exe 455.6 KB 25 May 2006
WLAN_Atheros_5.3.0.56XPx86/setup.ini 471 bytes 26 Jun 2007
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