MN720 adapter card work without Base Station?

Discussion in 'Broadband Hardware' started by ff9700, Aug 18, 2009.

  1. ff9700

    ff9700 Guest


    found an old MN720 PCMCIA wireless adapter card doing some basement cleanup
    and I'm trying to install into an IBM ThinkPad T42. I no longer use the MSBN
    base station.

    1) Would the MN720 work without the base station (I'm using a linksys), and
    2) where can I locate the install drivers for the adapter (the MSBN update
    software doesn't have drivers for the adapter it appears - or the adapter can
    only be updated via the base station)

    ff9700, Aug 18, 2009
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    Barb Bowman Guest

    Yes, it will work without the base station.
    it is probably somewhere inside the exe. try opening it
    with winrar and extracting the MSI and looking for the driver

    Barb Bowman
    Barb Bowman, Aug 18, 2009
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