I use an Apple Airport Extreme Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. If you are a Windows Vista user, only get this if you need a spare card for backup machines or multi-card setups. Once you’re connected, you can keep in touch with your e-mail, access the Internet, and share files and other resources such as printers and network storage with other computers on the network, wherever you wander. Keep in mind that to muster their maximum speeds, all of the pre-N adapters we’ve reviewed prior to this Linksys adapter must be used with their corresponding pre-N routers part of the System Requirements Details Operating System.

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Linksys Wireless-N Notebook Adapter WPC300N – network adapter Series

If your network is slow or acting weird, it’s possible someone is stealing your signal and maybe more. Certified for Windows Vista. All of those required multiple reinstalls and driver downloads. Flaming or offending other users.

Second, the firmware AND software for this product initially were each very buggy. It works great with standard Wireless-G and -B equipment, but when both ends of the wireless link are Wireless-N, the throughput can be increased even more by using twice as much radio band, yielding speeds up to 12 times as fast linksjs standard Wireless-G.


This package supports the following driver models: Cons – Doesn’t give you ilnksys Wireless N capabilities only 2.

At home, you can surf the web or use instant messaging to chat with friends while sitting out on the patio. Storage by Rick Broida Nov 12, This limitation was not clear to me. The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. The Western Digital Elements has rarely been this cheap. Enter the e-mail address of the recipient Add your own personal wirelesss In farm country, forget broadband. The Good The WPCN has some good linosys going for it, including adequate maximum throughput, a painless setup process, clear documentation, an excellent configuration utility, and a long warranty.

Smart Home by Brian Bennett Dec 3, Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. It took about 3 minutes and I was on line. Continue to next page 01 The robust signal travels farther, maintaining wireless connections up to 4 times farther than standard Wireless-G. Phones by Shara Tibken Oct 25, However, the improved range of the wireless N standard as compared to wireless G just wirelezs materialized.

For now, sit tight and keep your sights set on the wpc3000n of additional Draft N adapters that are currently on our Labs’ test bench. Advertisements or commercial links.

Linksys Wireless-N Notebook Adapter WPCN – network adapter Overview – CNET

Sexually explicit or offensive language. My understanding is that Bottom line, there seems to be a lot of people clinging to XP. I first installed this product on Windows Vista and have tested it on some boxes.


I unplugged the hard line and have not experienced any issues. This card might be worth looking into if you can get it on sale and need an extra one wpc300j an older laptop. In addition to allowing you to store individual profiles for the networks you access most, the utility shows every pertinent detail about the network you’re currently connected to, including signal strength, link quality, MAC and IP addresses, and associated security features.

Networking by Lori Grunin Oct 3, Newer wireless N products with 5 GHz capabilities are on the market which give much better range than this. If you’re one of those, plan on downloading woreless updating your driver software and firmware before even testing this card.

I’m going to discuss Windows XP and Vista separately, since I bought the card a long time ago and have used it on both.