Help for Downloading Atheros Drivers

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Qualcomm Atheros Incorporated is an American global semiconductor company that designs and markets wireless telecommunications products and services. Headquartered in San Diego, California, USA, the company has 157 worldwide locations. The parent company is Qualcomm Atheros Incorporated (Qualcomm Atheros), which includes the Qualcomm Atheros Technology Licensing Division (QTL). Qualcomm Atheros's wholly owned subsidiary, Qualcomm Atheros Technologies, Inc. (QTI), operates substantially all of Qualcomm Atheros's R&D activities, as well as its product and services businesses, including its semiconductor business, Qualcomm Atheros CDMA Technologies.

If you found your Qualcomm Atheros drivers are not working, don't worry, you have found the right article.
It is easy to fix. Follow the steps please.

Have somebody ever touched the hardware of your computer?

1. If yes, you'd better reinstall your Qualcomm Atheros devices since there might be a bad contact between the devices and the computer. Then restart your computer and see if it works.
2. If no, you can restart your computer.

If it still refuses to work, try to determine the correct driver for Qualcomm Atheros ethernet products. Device Manager provides information about how a computer's hardware is installed and configured, and how the hardware interacts with your computer's programs. Device Manager can be used to update the device drivers for the hardware installed on your computer, modify hardware settings, and troubleshoot problems.
Note: To perform this task, the user may be required to be logged on as an administrator or a member of the Administrator's group.

Try to Update Your Drivers

1. Open Device Manager.

Click Start, and then click Control Panel.

Double-click System. On the Hardware tab, click Device Manager.

2. Click Network Adapters to expand the network list of network devices installed on your computer.


3. Right-click your Qualcomm Atheros devices and then click update drivers.(Mine device is from Broadcom)
4. If the drivers can't be updated, you can go to this page to download it yourself.

http://www.qca.qualcomm.com/resources/driverdownloads/.

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