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Windows 7: Wireless USB or PCI adapter

30 Sep 2009   #1
Alejolas

Windows 7
 
 
Wireless USB or PCI adapter

Hi all!
I just got win7 and its working smooth right now ... But I have a recent question: I want to get rid of all the cables that I have, included like 5feet of ethernet cable so I want to get a PCI or a USB wireless to connect to my Router but I dont really know which one would be the best for me and of course, 100% compatible with win7 ... Any ideas?
Thanks!!


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30 Sep 2009   #2
Antman

 

PCI advantage - clean appearance, does not utilize USB resources. Over drawing the USB has been an issue for some users.

USB Thumb advantage - does not occupy PCI slot. Easy to move around if you want to "search" for signal.

What is best for you? I do not know.
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30 Sep 2009   #3
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Is it a wireless router? What is the make & model ?
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01 Oct 2009   #4
Alejolas

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
PCI advantage - clean appearance, does not utilize USB resources. Over drawing the USB has been an issue for some users.

USB Thumb advantage - does not occupy PCI slot. Easy to move around if you want to "search" for signal.

What is best for you? I do not know.
I dont care if it is USB or PCI I just want to know one 100% compatible with windows 7 ... let it be d-link, linksys, cisco, belkin etc etc ... does not matter if it is a USB device or a PCI card ... :)
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01 Oct 2009   #5
Alejolas

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DocBrown View Post
Is it a wireless router? What is the make & model ?
Doc, I have a Belkin a G wireless normal for home ... working fine

This one ---> Belkin : Wireless G Router

Any suggestions?
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