Category: Network & Modems
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: Not specified
Operating System: Windows 98SE/2000/2003/XP/NT4.0
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / 02 Nov 2009
ASUS 11a/b PCI Wireless Network Adapter is produced by ASUSTek Computer Inc. The main purpose of an adapter is to change the attributes of a particular system or device to those of a system or a device which would otherwise be incompatible. This is achieved by changing the interface from a particular class into an interface which is compatible. Typically, computer adapter cards are manufactured in the form of a card which is fitted into a slot on the motherboard of the computer. The ASUS 11a/b PCI Wireless Network Adapter comes in the form of a PCI card which is fitted into the expansion slot of a computer. PCI is a bus standard for computers, used to attach hardware devices to the computer. It is one of the most common specifications used on the computer. There are adapters which affect physical attributes only such as serial port adapters which facilitate connection between nine-contact connectors.
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ASUS 11a/b PCI Wireless Network Adapter facilitates wireless connectivity to the computer. Wireless network is mostly linked to a telecommunications network whereby the interconnection of nodes is achieved without using wires. Instead, transmission is achieved through use of electromagnetic waves. Most people prefer wireless networks because they remove the need for using many wires that fill up the desk space of a computer. Wireless networks are important since they present an inexpensive way of connecting to the internet. Compatibility issues are however common when dealing with wireless networks. Thus the work of an adapter is to convert the incompatible interfaces into compatible ones. For this product to function effectively and efficiently, users are always advised to ensure that they are using the latest version of the device driver. Old versions have been known to create conflict and produce errors in the work of the device. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and ASUS 11a/b PCI Wireless Network Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.