Acer TravelMate 2490 Driver Download (Official)

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The TravelMate 2490 is a network device manufactured by Acer. 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 "" has been downloaded 63 times with a user rating of 5 out of 5 stars, based on 5 reviews. It is compatible with PCs running Windows XP, among other operating systems. The total disk space used for this update is 2.7 MB.

Acer TravelMate 2490 Automatic Driver Update Utility
5 Ratings

Supported Models

TravelMate 2490

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




Supported Operating Systems

Windows XP

File Name

Versions (12-Dec-2008) (2007-04-05) via .inf

Additional Notes

Wireless LAN Driver File

Uploaded By

Manivannan (DG Staff Member) on 30-Aug-2009

How to Update TravelMate 2490 Device Drivers

Step 1 - Download Your Driver

To get the TravelMate 2490 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 Acer TravelMate 2490 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 Acer 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 Acer website. Most major device manufacturers update their drivers regularly.

Step 2 - Install Your Driver

To install your new driver on Windows:

  1. Right-click the Start button.

  2. Click "Device Manager">

  3. Find your device in the list.

  4. Right-click the device and select "Update driver"

  5. Follow the steps on screen.

Restart your computer when done.

This keeps your computer working at its best.

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
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/ISSetup.dll 552.2 KB 23 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/Notes.txt 579 bytes 23 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/SilentInstall.bat 30 bytes 9 Mar 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/_Setup.dll 164.8 KB 18 May 2006
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/ar5211.sys 546.1 KB 5 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/ 819.2 KB 23 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/ 615.4 KB 23 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/layout.bin 476 bytes 23 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/ 20.8 KB 13 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/net5211.inf 83.3 KB 5 Apr 2007
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/setup.exe 455.6 KB 25 May 2006
Wireless_Atheros(AR5001)_5.3.0.35_XPx86/setup.ini 471 bytes 23 Apr 2007
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