Chris Rees <utis...@googlemail.com> wrote: > As far as the WLAN support goes, you can always replace the cards. > Searching on eBay or old laptops is often a good bet. Ralink and > Atheros are your best bets as aforementioned; Free drivers!
If you mean replacing mPCI cards - it's not always possible. HP has got device whitelists implemented in their BIOS - you can replace WiFi cards to those they're selling with their laptops. I visited some sites describing BIOS modifications - yes, it's possible, but you there's always big chance to got your computer bricked :| As far as I know - some IBM models have such whitelists as well... > Oh, I'll agree with everyone saying IBM laptops are the best; but they > sold the Thinkpad line to Lenovo, who as I've mostly found have kept > up the standards. They are excellent buys. > > Good luck... -- regards, Maciej Suszko.
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