BUT my web browser is unable to connect to any sites. So shouldn’t this work, rather than my having to memorize the hex? You said Windows95 which I’m not sure about! Anyone have any insight? If you have no proxy settings on the Mac you need to change the PC to connect directly no proxies.

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Linksys Wireless Network PC Card (WPC11 ver. 3.0)

Soon my troubles will be over. Apr 6, 6: If anyone has any specific experience with this exact card, I would appreciate any input you might have. Originally posted by larry Usually, the browser reports “Detecting Proxy Settings” and just hangs until it says “Server Not Found.

I’m a bit confused about the SSID. But as you say, it’s a good idea to read up on whatever you’re thinking of buying before linskys your order. I suppose that’s because I’ve got bit encryption?

Jan 13, 2: Double-clicking the task tray icon for the wireless card should show the SSID and signal strength. User profile for user: I don’t believe Buffalo has ever advertised any of linksjs cards as Mac-compatible, but several other Tibook users have posted here in the past to say their Buffalo cards worked perfectly, using Apple’s own Airport software.

If you have no proxy settings on the Mac you need to change the PC to connect directly no proxies.

The Windows network setup is a separate but necessary step. Linksys can go to that bad hot place – I will never buy anything from them again. Did you buy a Buffalo card?

Linksys WPC11, Windows95 and Airport Extreme

Now I can launch the Utility, find a signal and according to the utility get connected. After hours of trying installs, firmware upgrades and various ,inksys of dynamic and static IPs the problem continued.

I actually have an old Original Airport card that I was going to sell to him for cheap, but it seems linkxys would be better for him and my wallet if he went with a third-party product. All replies Drop Down menu. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. It doesn’t have an Airport Card in it. And it may require a dollar sign in front.

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llnksys May 14, Your best bet if the PC doesn’t do the memorization is to paste the key into a text document on the desktop so you can copy and paste it into the PC connection. But what about the “wireless network name” I gave the network in the Airport setup utility?

You said Windows95 which I’m not sure about! Then I’m gonna try to install linux on that old windows laptop, and see if that breathes new life into it.

Anyone have any advice? So shouldn’t this work, rather than my having to memorize the hex?

– Linksys WPC11 information. Includes detailed pictures.

They were awful and clueless. As does the box, which I am, on your advice, holding in my hand. Are they set the same as the PC? Since you have a link light it sounds like it is connected. Glad to hear from you on this.