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3Com Wireless 11g

PCI Adapter

Quick Installation Guide

For Windows 2000

3CRPCIG75 3CRPCIG75-LAT

www.3com.com

M/N : WL-549

Part Number 10016632 Rev AA

Published April 2008

3Com Corporation, 350 Campus Drive, Marlborough, MA USA 01752-3064

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Check the Package Contents

Before you start with the installation, verify that your PCI Adapter package includes the following items:

One 3Com Wireless 11g PCI Adapter with standard PCI bracket

One remote antenna

One low-profilePCI bracket

One 3Com Installation CD-ROM,which contains the Windows XP and Windows Vista drivers for the PCI Adapter

This 3Com Wireless 11g PCI Adapter Quick Installation Guide

One warranty flyer

If any of these items are damaged or missing, please contact your 3Com network supplier immediately.

Check the Minimum System Requirements

You can install the PCI Adapter on any desktop computer running Microsoft® Windows® XP, Windows 2000, or Windows Vista.

If using Windows 2000, please download the driver and utility from the 3COM web site.

Your computer must also have, at least, the following:

Available PCI slot

733 MHz IntelPentiumIII or Celeron processor (or equivalent)

4Check the Package Contents

256 MB of RAM

7 MB of free disk space

CD-ROMdrive

Check the PCI Bracket

The standard PCI bracket to which the PCI Adapter is attached by default is for standard, full-heightdesktops. If you are using alow-profiledesktop, you need to replace the standard bracket with thelow-profilebracket for the PCI Adapter to fit the computer case.

To replace the PCI bracket:

1Remove the two screws that secure the PCI Adapter to the bracket. Save the screws to fasten the low-profilebracket later.

2Replace the standard bracket with the low-profilebracket.

3Fasten the PCI Adapter to the low-profilebracket using the screws you removed instep 1.