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Windows 7: Windows 7 Wireless card/adapter

26 Oct 2009   #1
ultiblack

Windows 7
 
 
Windows 7 Wireless card/adapter

I just had to return my previous windows vista adapter because linksys did not have any drivers for windows 7. What is a good wireless card/adapter that will work with windows 7?
I have a full tower gateway


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26 Oct 2009   #2
InvaderPar

Win7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Most, if not all drivers that work with Vista will work with 7 (I have yet to find anything that works on Vista that doesn't on 7). Not to mention Win 7's Action Center helped me find new drivers automatically. I don't think you will run into problems with any drivers (assuming they're at least Vista-compatible, and almost everything is today). I suggest one of those cheapo USB wifi adapters.
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26 Oct 2009   #3
ultiblack

Windows 7
 
 

ok thank you for your help
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26 Oct 2009   #4
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Load the linksys drivers in vista compatibility mode and enjoy..
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27 Oct 2009   #5
wany

WINDOWS 7
 
 

Ok how do i load driver in compatibly mode i know i can load execution file in compatibility mode.
But how do you load drivers in compatibly mode
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