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Wireless Pcmcia Card Works Only For One Session


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#1 fleamour

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Posted 19 June 2008 - 09:35 PM

My wireless card running under 2k works only one session before hanging at a dead connection even though the software is correctly configured. At every reboot she does this.

Am I infected with something??? Any suggestions?
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Posted 20 June 2008 - 11:15 AM

After it shuts off do any yellow exclamation points show in Device Manager?
Also, check the Event Viewer for problems that happen at the time of the disconnect

Edited by garmanma, 20 June 2008 - 11:24 AM.

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#3 fleamour

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Posted 20 June 2008 - 01:54 PM

Aw frell! Thrown far to much time at this but...

I used an old backup from February, which I then found only worked when restored to a blank canvas, reformatted drive. Then had to do a fresh in place upgrade, but finally things a looking friendly again. I'ma ensure some failsafe backups are in place for the future!
ASRock Conroe (micro ATX) - Ubuntu 12.04/Win 7 Ultimate (x86)
Intel C2D E8400 3.0GHz/low profile Noctua (single fan)
4GB OCZ DDR2 RAM, GeForce GT220 1024MB

Vintage IBM-T21 laptop, Xubuntu Lucid LTS
512MB KingSpec RAM, 1GHz CPU [T22 Fan], Wireless-G PCMCIA, 7200RPM HDD




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