Category: Network and Modems
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 9.30 MB
Operating System: Windows Vista, XP, 2000
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.522 / 28 Aug 2011
The Netgear Rangemax 802.11 b/g USB Wireless Adapter is a thumb-sized device that enables hot spot connectivity in a small area using Rangemax technology. This adapter has a much greater coverage than the 802.11g series. With the use of the 802.11g/b there is hardly any likelihood of experiencing any dead spots in the area that is covered due to its sufficient as well as consistent coverage. This is in most part due to an extended range technology that is Atheros-based. The product is convenient because it is able to be used with a notebooks as well as desktop PC's. Set up is very simple and is done with an install assistant. The Netgear 802.11 b/g USB Wireless Adapter is versatile and can be used along with 802.1b and 802.11g wireless routers in addition to access points. This wireless adapter is backward compatible for standards of both the 802.11 b /g standards.
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The product package for the Netgear 802.11 b/g USB Wireless Adapter comes with an extension USB cable that is five feet in length. This helps in instances when the adapter needs to be repositioned for the best possible reception. The Netgear 802.11 b/g USB Wireless Adapter does away the need of opening up a PC in order to install and gives users mobility eliminating the need for cumbersome Ethernet cables. The 802.11 g compliance makes sure that there is proper interpolarity existing between 802.11 g and 802.11 b networks. The set up for the device is made simple and in good use. This device ensures users a access to stable broadband internet resources and connection. Incase of travel to different destinations a LAN Manager it is possible to make profiles that have the specific settings of the area being visited. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and 802.11 b/g USB Wireless Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.