Forum discussion tagged with NIC.
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    Laptop recommendations wanted

    Are there any laptops currently sold at places like TigerDirect, that have dual port gigabit NIC? I'm wanting to make my own router using Linux, and been told to buy a cheap used desktop PC with a dual port NIC, but first I want to rule out laptops. Can anyone suggest/link to a laptop that meets...
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    Nic doesn't show up in device manager

    I have a lenovo y50. I started up m y computer and it didn't connect to the internet. I looked in network connections, and my nic was not there. I then looked in device manager, and under network adapters there was only my intel wireless 3160 and virtualbox adapter. I checked in the bios and...
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    Is there a NIC for mobile phones? Have Korean S3 but no wi fi on it. Is there AN

    Bought a Korean clone of Samsung S3. It has a browser and every other feature one could desire but no wi fi. Is there any type of adaptor like a network interface card that I could get to enable wi fi?
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    Using my US laptop in Ireland

    If I have a 110-220 transformer will there be any other issues while using my laptop in Ireland? Also, Might sound like a stupid question but would my NIC pick up a signal from the WiFi there?
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    NIC 10/100/1000 for laptop - is it necessary?

    Hello, Sales abound on laptops and I need one for occasional movie watching and working through LogMeIn on my desktop. I am not a Gamer. My choice comes down to one with a 10/100/1000 NIC and one without. What are your suggestions?
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    Solved! Any use upgrading wired NIC to Gigabit??

    -I have a dell Inspiron 1520 with Broadcom Broadcom 440x 10/100 Integrated Controller, would it do any good to upgrade to a gigabit capable NIC? -I am also using a D-Link DIR-655 Wifi router, think its gigabit... ??I'd also need to make sure all Ethernet cables are cat6, right (vs cat5)? ??Is...
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    I need to know how to use a iPhone for a NIC

    Hello, can anyone help me? i need to know if it possible to use a phone as a NIC? and if so how would i go about doing this?
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    Does NIC work for old laptops

    Hello, Does NIC work for old laptop models? If so, which one should I get for my Cybernet Deskbook?
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    Fastest Laptop available with Intel Pro 1000 Network

    I was wondering what laptops are available with the Intel Pro 1000 NIC (GigE networking) I'm looking for the fastest duo or quad out there or alternatively is a Intel Pro 1000 NIC cardbus adapter available?
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    Bigfoot Networks' Killer M1 NIC

    A self-contained system on a network interface card, Bigfoot Networks Killer M1 NIC offloads TCP/IP processing from Windows and gives gamers traffic priority and speedups for an edge in multi-player games online. The M1 isn’t cheap, but is worth it for se Bigfoot Networks' Killer M1 NIC : Read more
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    Making multi-nic ghost bootable cd's?

    Can anyone suggest a method for creating multi-nic ghost bootable cd's? I can create single-nic bootable cd's but my experience of dos is very limited. I know it can be done, a colleague made one up and now it needs updated but he cannot remember how he did it (I know, he should have taken...
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    NIC needed for Dell Inspiron 5100?

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.laptops (More info?) I just signed up for Verizon DSL service and am trying to install on a Dell Inspiron 5100 laptop. The installation CD tells me I need an NIC to complete installation. There is an ethernet connection on the back of the laptop and the manual...
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    Any Quggestions for a NIC card for a Notebook.

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.laptops (More info?) Hi all, I am looking for a PCMCIA slot Card that has a spot for a wired 10/100 and has wireless capabilities as well. Reliability is important but so is price. Any suggestions? Thanks, SolomonMan
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    What NIC chip in a Toshiba Satellite laptop - Does w2k see..

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.laptops (More info?) I'm helping to resurrect an older Satellite laptop and don't want to buy a copy of XP for it until I know all the hardware is working. I have a copy of w2k and figured I'b blow that into it as a test. I forget the model, but this is a...
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    Compaq Armada M700 Combo NIC driver problem

    Archived from groups: comp.sys.laptops,alt.sys.pc-clone.compaq (More info?) I have installed Win98SE on a Compaq Armada M700 laptop but cannot load the drivers for the internal NIC. The NIC is a modem/NIC combo (part no. 1456VQL10H(INT)). I have downloaded and tried all of the drivers listed...
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    KEF Coda III

    Archived from groups: (More info?) Foks, Anyone know where I can get a replacement bass/mid range speaker for a KEF Coda III (UK, mid-1980s). Would re-coning the existing speaker make any difference to the sound? Thanks, Nic