Category: Network and modems
Manufacturer: D-Link Systems Inc.
Caution Level: safe
Download File Size: N/A
Operating System: Windows XP/Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 188.8.131.52 / N/A
The D-Link DWA-642 RangeBooster N Notebook Adapter comes in a package that comprises of a quick installation guide and a CD-ROM with product documentation and drivers. It uses a 32-bit Cardbus interface. It is compliant with the IEEE 802.11n and IEEE 802.11g standards. It uses the Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) security software. The requirements for this driver to be used for internet access include a wireless router, a cable or DSL modem, and a subscription with an Internet Service Provider (ISP). Once the device is connected, it allows users to share photos, printers, files, high-speed internet connection and music among other information. It employs the RangeBooster N technology which offers a fantastic wireless connection both at home and in the office. It provides secure web surfing, smooth VoIP services, a larger wireless coverage in big homes and offices, and improved audio streaming.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The D-Link DWA-642 RangeBooster N Notebook Adapter gives users a secure wireless network connection through the use of WPA and WPA2 encryptions. This driver is an ideal choice for users who wish to add and upgrade the wireless connectivity of their notebook computers. It comes with a wireless manager that maintains a record of accessed networks. Its minimum system requirements for operation include a CD-ROM drive, 20 MB of hard disk space, a 32 bit Cardbus slot and Windows Vista/XP/SP2/SP4 operating systems. It is backward compatible with 802.11g networks. It comes with a setup wizard which makes installation an easy process. It is easy to use. Its physical dimensions include a height of 0.3 inches, a width of 2.1 inches and a depth of 4.7 inches. It weighs 0.1 lbs. Its signal range is greatly affected by environmental factors. It comes with a limited one year warranty. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and D-Link DWA-642 RangeBooster N Notebook Adapter errors before installing any driver updates.