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ASUS Eee PC Review

I doubt the Eee brand would have ever taken off, except that the first 7xx releases made excellent use of Linux and open source applications to win people over; you did not saus need to know that asus eee pc 901 wifi was Linux. Hardware-specific configuration WiFi configuration differs depending on which model of EeePC you own. My older netbook and my laptop recognize my wireless connection but this one claims it can’t renew the IP address and it’s all zeroes.

Replace the Network Interface Card. One odd issue that we encountered with our review unit was that the Eee PC produced a remarkably low PCMark05 synthetic benchmark.

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I adapted the instructions here. This takes you to the BIOS settings. Worse still, the Asus repositories are messed up so getting updates is tricky.


Otherwise get the driver from the card manufacturer’s site. Activation ra0 Stage 1 of 5 Device Prepare wfii Oct 16 Get great tech advice delivered to your inbox.

Using the function keys to disable the wireless works correctly.

The only way to tell the fan is blowing is to put your hand next to the air vent to feel the warm air blow past. Lifting the display cover you find the same amazingly small keyboard surface found on the original Eee PC. However, beware that particularly with the rt driver, configuring wifi with this method is prone to failure.

That would explain why the drivers on the website aren’t actually working. asus eee pc 901 wifi

Mar 23, Messages: Reception is quite good for a budget notebook. I noticed on the ralink website that theres a 1. Tech Support Guy is completely free — paid for by advertisers and donations.

Your laptop’s manufacturer site is the best place to get this. Also, if I stop and start the connection, or if I try to switch to a different network, the connection cannot be reestablished.

asus eee pc 901 wifi Dec 9, Messages: DoubleHelixMar 31, Much to our surprise, the keyboard on the Eee PC like the original Eee PC is remarkably firm, though the keys are small and have a large degree of “wiggle” when pressed. The most serious one is that in the last couple wiifi Ubuntu versions, there is a reliability problem with wifi connectivity.


If you want a smaller Atom-based notebook then the Eee PC still might be a better choice than the Eee PC H, but we suspect most consumers would rather have the slightly larger screen and keyboard found on the latest Eee PC notebooks.

The original Eee PC 4G was able to deliver more than 3 hours of battery asus eee pc 901 wifi with a smaller screen and weaker processor. If you have an older EeePC, please see the previous section. Activation ra0 Stage 2 of 5 Device Configure scheduled… Oct 16 In any case, the screen eer our review unit was free from any problems such as stuck pixels and color and backlighting were both excellent.

Solved: eeepc XP not connecting wirelessly | Tech Support Guy

Now I was able to compile and install the ralink driver by switching to the RT directory and typing:. I just wanted to say thank you. If you’re using… You have kernel… Read ath0 as… ath5k or ath9k any wlan0 rtsta 2.