Dell Mini 9 OS X Discussion Discussion for installing and setting up Mac OS X on the Dell Mini and Vostro A90

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Default 5100 agn not found on mac osx install - 01-24-2011, 07:30 PM

hi guys, after succesfully installing 10.6.3 as a dual boot on an xp system, i now find that the 5100 agn wireless card is not even recognised.
does anybody know of a fix for this? can it be activate or is there even a driver.

thanks, the forum has been excellent so far
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Default 01-25-2011, 02:39 AM

I don't think there's an OSX driver for Intel WiFi cards.

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Default 01-25-2011, 03:00 AM

Originally Posted by reflex View Post
I don't think there's an OSX driver for Intel WiFi cards.
Nope, but you should be able to find a Broadcom card or USB version pretty cheap on eBay.

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Default 01-26-2011, 12:34 AM

I use this USB adapter under OS X

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