Does Windows Millennium have wireless capabilities

  BradBourbon 21:03 16 Apr 2009

A quick one, i think. Could the answer possibly be a yes or no.

  tullie 21:24 16 Apr 2009

One or the other Brad lol

  mgmcc 21:41 16 Apr 2009

If you can find and install a Wireless Network Adapter that has Windows ME drivers, then it will work.

I have used a PCMCIA Wireless Network Adapter in a laptop running Windows 98SE without a problem.

  Strawballs 22:09 16 Apr 2009

click here There is a USB dongle that works with ME

  BradBourbon 22:48 16 Apr 2009

Thanks Strawballs, never thought that it may be that the Netgear USB's would not work with ME.

  BradBourbon 09:01 17 Apr 2009

Just double checked and my Netgear USB wireless dongle is ME compatible. Must be a problem with something else.

  mgmcc 20:57 17 Apr 2009

Can you elaborate on the problem that you are having?

- Does the software install properly?
- Does the adapter find the router's SSID?
- Does "Connecting" to the selected SSID fail?
- Does it "Connect" but fail to obtain an IP address?

Windows ME may not support WPA encryption if that's what your router is configured to use.

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