Need help with Netgear MA111 USB WLAN

Eric Dunbar eric.dunbar at
Fri Sep 30 04:00:17 UTC 2005

Have you confirmed that the adapter works using your Thinkpad running XP?


On 9/29/05, Steve <bassix at> wrote:
> Hi,
> I just bought a Netgear MA111 USB WLAN adaptor. It is the prism2
> chipset and seems to work fine except I am having trouble connecting
> to the internet. I am able to connect to an access point (I think) but
> cannot ping a site (either by name or IP). My DNS settings seem to be
> correct, I don't think it is being blocked by any firewall. I can
> connect to this access point fine from a Thinkpad with XP.
> Can someone help me with the proper settings I should have for access
> point discovery (any network) and accepting IP/DNS via DHCP? I've
> spent hours googling and reading and still have not succeeded.
> Thanks for any help!
> -Steve.

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