Category: Network and Modem
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 2.71 Mb
Operating System: Windows XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 05.04.15 / 2008
The Fritz!WLAN USB stick N driver is designed for use during the installation of the corresponding device. The device is used to establish wireless connections to PCs and notebooks using the USB stick. The wireless network connections are established in accordance with the 802.11n standards, which transfers data at 300 megabytes per second rates. The device is further downward compatible among the 802.11g and 802.11a standards. In addition, the device has a dual band support, which enables connections of between 2.4 Gigahertz and five gigahertz. With this device, the user is able to secure wireless connections, which are compatible to WEP, WPA and WPA2 encryption. The device is also compatible with 2.0 USB hi-speed standards, and can work with the 1.1 USB standards although at slower data transfer rates. This device does not usually need the driver package when installed on windows XP service pack 2 or Windows vista-32 bit.
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
When using the Fritz!WLAN USB stick N, one only needs to connect the stick to the host computer and the information needed to secure one's network is automatically transferred to the device. By simply sticking the stick to the host computer's USB port, the wireless LAN is securely encrypted and the user needs not adjust the security settings. The manufacturer package that usually comes with this device has software that enables the device access third-party wireless LAN points. The device is also enabled with flexible transmitter settings that ha control over the power consumed by the device when operating on a wireless range. Overall, the Fritz WLAN USB stick N is easy to install since the encryption is automatically configured on installation therefore requiring no input from the user. The user also needs not use a generic password since each device in the wireless network is automatically equipped with unique keys, which makes the Wireless LAN secure. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and FRITZ! WLAN USB Stick N errors before installing any driver updates.