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  Declanworld 19:45 22 Jun 2009
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A neighbour has asked me to connect his new service. I need to get him a wireless card for his desktop PC.

I'm not sure which one's sutable - can you please recommend one, preferably from PC World or Maplin?

  bremner 20:02 22 Jun 2009

Much easier with a wireless dongle like this.

click here. A couple of colleagues have used this one successfully.

I have this one but it is not N. click here

  Declanworld 20:04 22 Jun 2009

Thanks but I forgot to mention that his USB ports are dodgy, to say the least, which is why I wanted a card.

  baldydave 20:27 22 Jun 2009

Hi,
Everyone has a favourite but i have found the pci card to be more reliable and less prone to damage than the usb dongle.
Make sure there is a spare pci slot before buying,
Virtually any pci card will work although check it is vista compatable if running Vista,is the chaps router 54mbs or the newer 108mbs,just find card to suit.
The famous auction site is ideal for these cards.
Also here,
click here
Looks like is has every security setting and has a vista driver

  Declanworld 20:52 22 Jun 2009

Thats one's out of stock; would this one do:
click here ?

  baldydave 10:11 23 Jun 2009

Sorry for the delay,but yes looks ok vista drivers available and latest security features wpa2.

  Declanworld 10:23 23 Jun 2009

Thanks, Dave.

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