I guess posting a screenshot will change your minds
Take a look at the modded driver options below
To install this driver
Go to this website
Find the corresponding driver for your operating system
Download and extract to your folder
Next Go to the familar>> Control Panel>> System>> HardWare>> Device Manager
Method 1 (Not Recommended as it is difficult to do driver rollback take a look at Method 2 below instead)
Right click & uninstall the device driver repeatedly for the atheros network adapter until it no longer auto install the Microsoft Driver as shown below
For Windows Vista/7 remember to check delete the driver software for the device
Then right click on the unidentified Network Adapter and browse to the folder you extracted the modded driver to install it.
Method 2 (Recommended as it is easy to do rollback)
A more convenient way to "force" the installation is to
- Right Click the adapter
- Choose "Update driver"
- Choose "Browse my Computer for driver software"
- Choose "Let me pick from a list of device driver on my computer"
- Choose "Have Disk"
- Browse to the extracted folder containing the driver and choose the "netathrx.inf" for 64bit Windows or "netathr.inf" for 32bit Windows.
- Select OK and you are done
If you are a wireless expert you will certainly like the new additional settings.
Also LaptopVideo2go claim there will be a performance boost with this driver.