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Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

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Hi, I got an Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card from a Dell Inspiron 580 computer, and was hoping to transfer it to my HP Pavilion a1510n.  The thing is, I need the drivers for it.  I tried looking on Google, but I can only find them for Dell computers.

Hi, I got an Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card from a Dell Inspiron 580 computer, and was hoping to transfer it to my HP Pavilion a1510n.  The thing is, I need the drivers for it.  I tried looking on Google, but I can only find them for Dell computers.

 

 

I have Windows XP Home Media Center if that helps.

Hi, I got an Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card from a Dell Inspiron 580 computer, and was hoping to transfer it to my HP Pavilion a1510n.  The thing is, I need the drivers for it.  I tried looking on Google, but I can only find them for Dell computers.

 

 

I have Windows XP Home Media Center if that helps.

 

So if someone could find me the drivers, I would deeply appreciate it :smileyhappy:

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Re: Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

Look here for ATHEROS drivers. 

 

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Re: Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

Thank you for the help, but I couldn't find the 1525 in that list :smileysad:

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Re: Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

Did you try the Dell driver?

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HP e9280t, i7-960, 12GB, Vertex 3 120, ATI 4850
HP DV9700, t9300, Nvidia 8600, 4GB, Crucial C300 128GB SSD
HP Photosmart Premium C309G, HP Photosmart 6520
HP Touchpad
Custom i7-4770k,Z-87, 8GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650,GTX 760
Custom i7-4790k,Z-97, 8GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650, GTX 660TI
Windows 7/8 UEFI/Legacy mode, MBR/GPT
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Re: Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

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Yes I've tried many of the drivers on the Dell website, and they do not work.

I believe it is because the drivers they supply are Dell only.

But what I need, is one that is universal, or for other PC manufactures like my HP.

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Big_Dave
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Re: Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

Why didn't the Dell drivers work?

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HP e9280t, i7-960, 12GB, Vertex 3 120, ATI 4850
HP DV9700, t9300, Nvidia 8600, 4GB, Crucial C300 128GB SSD
HP Photosmart Premium C309G, HP Photosmart 6520
HP Touchpad
Custom i7-4770k,Z-87, 8GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650,GTX 760
Custom i7-4790k,Z-97, 8GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650, GTX 660TI
Windows 7/8 UEFI/Legacy mode, MBR/GPT
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LOLDSFAN
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Re: Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

I'm sorry for the delay.

So when I click setup after I download the driver, it says "The installer can not run on this platform. Please select package for your operating system."

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Big_Dave
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Re: Atheros Wireless 1525 WLAN Mini Card Drivers

Try using Universal Extractor or 7-ZIP to extract the driver out of the Dell installer exe.

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HP e9280t, i7-960, 12GB, Vertex 3 120, ATI 4850
HP DV9700, t9300, Nvidia 8600, 4GB, Crucial C300 128GB SSD
HP Photosmart Premium C309G, HP Photosmart 6520
HP Touchpad
Custom i7-4770k,Z-87, 8GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650,GTX 760
Custom i7-4790k,Z-97, 8GB, Vertex 3 SSD, Samsung EVO SSD, Corsair HX650, GTX 660TI
Windows 7/8 UEFI/Legacy mode, MBR/GPT
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