Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter, Version for Microsoft® Windows® 7

This utility will install the originally shipped version of the Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter for the Sony VAIO® computers listed below.

Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter Driver will resolve the yellow bang shows as “Network Controller” in device manager.


Warning! This utility is only for use with the following Sony VAIO® Computers:
Do not install this utility with any other model of computer (including other Sony computers sold worldwide).

During the installation of this update, be sure that you are logged in as the Administrator or as a user with Administrative rights.

To ensure that no other program interferes with the installation, save all work and close all other programs. The Taskbar should be clear of applications before proceeding.

It is highly recommended that you print out these instructions as a reference during the installation process.

Download And Installation Instructions

Please follow the steps below to download and install the MRDWLL-00244175-0042.EXE program.

  1. Download the file to a temporary or download directory (please note this directory for reference).
  2. Go to the directory where the file was downloaded and double-click the, next double-click the exe file to begin the installation.
  3. At “User Account Control” window, click “Yes”
  4. At “Select Country” please select country you want for this installation and click “Next”
  5. At the "Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter for Microsoft® Windows® 7" window, click the “Next" button.
  6. Read the Software License Agreement and click "I Agree".
  7. At the "Finished" screen, click Finish.
  8. At “This system must be restarted to complete the installation” click “OK” to restart the computer.

The installation of the Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter is completed.

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Architecture du fichier

  • 64 bit

Taille du fichier

  • 2.14 Mb

Date de sortie

  • 25-10-2011