Atheros Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 5000 LAN 3A Mini PCI Adapter Driver Download

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Supported Models

5000 series

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D-Link AirPro DWL-A650 Wireless Cardbus Adapter

Intel(R) PRO/Wireless 5000 LAN 3A Mini PCI Adapter

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NETGEAR HA501 Wireless Adapter

Proxim Harmony 802.11a Network Adapter

Proxim SkyLine 802.11a Network Adapter


Supported Operating Systems

Windows Vista, Windows Vista (64 bit), Windows 2003, Windows 2003 (64 bit), Windows XP, Windows XP (64 bit)

File Name

Versions (2003-05-13) via .inf

Uploader Notes

this driver allows u to change key code to suit your place of origin ands more tweeks to use to get wireless working

Uploaded By

hellsfury (DG Member) on 28-Jul-2006

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Driver Contents File List

The following files are found inside the driver download file.

Name Size Date
AtherosAR5000/ar5210b.sys 277.0 KB 24 Sep 2003
AtherosAR5000/net5210b.inf 18.8 KB 24 Sep 2003
AtherosAR5000/stacfg00.cpl 266.2 KB 24 Sep 2003
AtherosAR5000/stacfg00.dll 266.2 KB 24 Sep 2003

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