How to Update the Drivers for a Toshiba Atheros Ar5005g Wireless Network Adapter

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The drivers for your Atheros Ar500g wireless network adaptor enables communication between your Toshiba computer and the adaptor. Update your drivers to ensure your hardware is running in the best possible condition if you are having difficulties with your wireless adaptor. Windows includes a handy driver update tool that automatically searches out updates for your drivers and installs them in the correct location.

Skill level:
Moderately Easy

Things you need

  • Ethernet cable

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  1. 1

    Use the Ethernet cable to connect your computer to your router without relying on the wireless adaptor.

  2. 2

    Click "Start" and click the "All Programs" entry in the list. Click "Windows Update." Enter in an administrator password if prompted by your computer.

  3. 3

    Click the "Check For Updates" button.

  4. 4

    Click the "Atheros Ar5005g Wireless Network Adapter" entry and click "Install" to download the updated drivers for your computer.

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