It is simply not available in the drop-down for some reason. There is also one “unknown device” in the Device Manager, and I am not sure what it is, but so far I cannot think of anything important that it might be. Sign up for a new account in our community. Locate the name under ProfileStation subkey. MSFN is made available via donations, subscriptions and advertising revenue.

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Help please with a Win98 driver for wireless LAN on a T42 – Thinkpads Forum

Return to General Old Hardware. I don’t have any other Pentium M Thinkpads to confirm though. There is no material that is knowingly illegal here.

You are logged in as. I’ve been looking on a site for all the windows 98 thinkpad drives but they don’t Wtheros is also one “unknown device” in the Device Manager, and I am not sure what it is, but so far I cannot think of anything important that it might be. No registered users and 7 guests.

Atheros WiFi Client Utility for Windows 98SE, NT

It will install the driver and the Ralink utility, and ask to reboot. However, for a fast Win9x atherls machine it could be good, and I decided that it wouldn’t be a bad idea to have first hand experience with Windows ME. This disclaimer is brought to you thanks to the BSA.


Even the station name and the password are just stored there as plain strings. A possible issue may crop up when you restart Windows and the systray icon is supposed to appear. I am currently on the hunt for some DOS driver files.

Atheros Communications, Network Drivers Download

Everything included should install without a hitch, except the ATi Radeon driver. The two most recent installments — Win98SE and WinME — also feature a fairly complete network stack, including some wireless support, which make it possible to set them up for local area networking and file sharing as well as casual very light internet browsing.

Now notice the CurProfile key. Code 10 in Device Manager. Clicking on “Driver File Details” lists the correct driver arx. Tried many versions, none worked.

There are probably multiple options from various manufacturers. Board index All times are UTC. Please keep the headphone jack; it’s working perfectly. Can anyone shed some light on things please? The Philips wireless card above was an option, so a Win 98 driver was made available.

Already have an account? Wifi is the same in the sense that the same cards were used across both modelsbut there were different versions Intel B, Intel BG and some Thinkpad-branded Atheros card.


If you are security-minded, your home wireless network probably uses WPA2 encryption, as do many public networks in coffee shops, work places, etc. Please submit your review for WLan Driver Atheros I have only tested Windows Me at this point in time, however, the drivers and instructions posted here should be compatible Windows 98SE. Out of all the drivers, the ATi Catalyst driver for the Radeon was by far the hardest to find.

ZyXEL website provides driver, but no Wireless utility. In the Site Survey you will see a list of access points and their accepted authentication methods. It also has a few other useful functions. If using Windows Me, you’ll have to force it to accept the driver as it doesn’t have a digital certificate from Microsoft. There are several possible links: Sign up for a new account in our community. Sort Date Most helpful Positive rating Negative rating.