Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
HP Customer Advisory: H5450 will not connect to a WLAN AP supporting 802.11b and 802.11g
Posted on 28-May-2003 08:05 | Tags Filed under: News



HP released an Customer Advisory on the H5450, pointing out it is not capable of connecting to a WLAN AP that supports both 802.11b and 802.11g.

The integrated WLAN module inside your iPAQ Pocket PC allows connections up to 11 mbps (802.11b), but not higher. The technology associated with 802.11g allows for connection throughput higher than 11mbps.

You may notice that the Access Point ID field in the WLAN Status window will alternate between Scanning/Joining/Authenticating in an endless loop and never establish a connection.

Currently, the iPAQ Pocket PC h5400 Series does not support connectivity with WLAN Access Points that incorporate both 802.11b and 802.11g technology.

HP is developing a WLAN Firmware Upgrade that will allow your iPAQ Pocket PC h5400 Series to connect with a dual (802.11b & 802.11g) WLAN Access Point using the 802.11b technology. This Customer Advisory will be updated when the firmware is available for download as a SoftPaq.


More information: http://www3.compaq.com/support/reference_libr...




comments powered by Disqus


Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

The last thing you'd want to have, Hair Loss.
Created by Coil, last reply by mudguard on 16-Dec-2017 06:33 (55 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Buy electrical goods from shop normal for electrician to charge more in labour?
Created by Stu1, last reply by Linuxluver on 16-Dec-2017 03:13 (60 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


End of Net Neutrality in the USA
Created by Pumpedd, last reply by huckster on 15-Dec-2017 21:19 (19 replies)
Pages... 2


2018 Census Q&A
Created by freitasm, last reply by nunz on 15-Dec-2017 19:17 (63 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


BBQ Tips and Tricks
Created by Goosey, last reply by Paul1977 on 13-Dec-2017 08:49 (47 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Washing Machine - Super exciting...
Created by WyleECoyoteNZ, last reply by davidcole on 14-Dec-2017 23:10 (12 replies)

Kindle integration w/Auckland public libraries - advice sought
Created by Eurochild, last reply by Bung on 14-Dec-2017 10:07 (22 replies)
Pages... 2


Courier woes - what to do?
Created by redeye52, last reply by Technofreak on 15-Dec-2017 11:04 (42 replies)
Pages... 2 3