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D-Link DWA-552 Trouble

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I purchased this a couple of days ago and every time I try to hook up to my network my computer freezes while connecting, does anyone have any idea why?

I'm using vista ultimate 64-bit and i downloaded the 64bit drivers. Hardwiring is out of the question since I'm on the other side of my house from the router. I'm connecting to a non-secure network connection, would password protecting it make a difference? This is the xtreme n desktop adapter.
post #2 of 6
If your whole computer freezes, you might have driver issues... but this is most likely not related to the router itself..
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I've downloaded the latest drivers, just a bad download you think?
post #4 of 6
Try uninstalling the network card completely, and reinstalling it again...

Not sure what you mean by "freezes" when trying to connect, what exactly do you see in the little computer icon on the right hand corner? Do you see a red cross?
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Do you know if it BSOD's at all? Can you turn off restart automatically and see if that makes a difference?

I know I have had it freeze, but it was actually just a frozen picture from the GPU and the computer was still actually running.
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post #6 of 6
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The whole computer freezes as its connecting, I've reinstalled it also. I've had to restore my computer twice now since it started freezing when I was logging in. It doesn't freeze until I install the drivers. I'm going to attempt to put sp1 on my computer before installing it again.
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