Starting the installation wizardIntel provides one of the cheapest ways to upgrade your existing laptop to 802.11 a/b/g with the Intel PRO/Wireless 2915ABG miniPCI adapter at $30 which is almost half the price of other solutions. In his TechRepublic blog, George Ou explains how to upgrade a laptop to 802.11 abg for $30 using and Intel card and the Intel ProSet/Wireless software. This gallery walks you through the Intel driver software installation.
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