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what wifi adapter is compatible with windows 8

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    what wifi adapter is compatible with windows 8


    I am trying to connect my desk top to a mobile hotspot. I bought a netgear n150 wireless usb adapter and get message an error has been encounter and then a restart any ideas?

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    Windows 7


    Go to the manufacturer's website and see if there's an updated driver available.
    I upgraded to Win 8 on a new computer that has a Ralink wireless card. It would only connect randomly. A trip to the Ralink site and newest driver solved the problem.
    Jim

    UPDATE: Here I found this - right near the top under downloads is a Win 8 beta driver. Read the instructions to install.
    http://support.netgear.com/product/WNA1100
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what wifi adapter is compatible with windows 8
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