Category: Network & Modems
Manufacturer: Win 98, win ME, Win 2000, Win XP, Win Vista
Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 7,324 KB
Operating System: Linksys
Latest Version / Release Date: 3.110.0513.2004 / 27 Aug 2004
The Linksys wireless network adapter enables users to connect the notebooks and PCs to wireless networks. The adapter is able to operate at high speeds of 11Mbps using the USB 2.0 port. The network adapter models dimensions are 2.8 X 3.6 X 0.9 inches, while its weight is approximately 1 pound. The small size of the adapter makes it easy to carry and can be used with any computer that has a USB port. The wireless network adapter uses the computers power source to function. This eliminates the need for extra socket cables. The adapters antenna can be easily adjusted up to 180 degrees. With high data speeds of 11 Mbps, the adapter allows transfer of large files. Furthermore, the adapter has a light indicator that shows whether it is working or not. The software that comes with the adapter allows users to monitor its signal strength as well as adjust the default settings.
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The Linksys network adapter is cost effective since it enables users to share devices such as printers instead of having separate ones. With its adjustable antenna, the network adapter signal can reach a wider area allowing efficient and speedier data transfer such as audio files , still pictures as well as high internet connection.. The adapter has an inbuilt filter mechanism, which allows it to filter any incoming interference to its signal. The operating frequency of the adapter is 2.4 GHz and its signal can reach maximum range of 150 ft. The wireless network adapter is easy to install. All that is needed is the appropriate software. Once the software has been installed, the computer automatically detects the adapter when it is attached through the USB port. Instead of stopping transmissions when its range limit has been exceeded, the adapter continues transmitting but at reduced speeds. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Linksys Wireless-B USB Network Adapter v4.0 #5 errors before installing any driver updates.