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Im going to need to be getting a wireless adapter (PCI) for a neighbors computer soon. Im thinking about this card but Im not sure. Got any comments on it, or suggestions on another one?
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That would do the job just fine what i can see. Also take a look towards the Linksys range as there great.
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Linksys wireless adapters are among the best; can't say the same for their routers .
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You should really think about a more powerful card if you need range. This one will pick up access points from blocks away if its in your price range. I have one.
    
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i gotta linksys 54MB/s PCI card w/ something called "SpeedBooster"? quit easy instructions, and works perfect!
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thanks, no not in the price range
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The one you posted will do jsut fine as long as the router is not more than 3 floors away.
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