Having problems with your Compaq Presario X1000 Notebook ?

Can I upgrade my wireless lan on my compaq laptop. I find some of the newer laptops wireless connections seem stronger. Like this laptop though and it performs great other than that. Have upgraded hard drive and memory.


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First advice, don't buy Compaq. The only laptop I'd spend any significant money on is a Dell. For portability and incredible battery life, I rely on my Acer Aspire One D150-1165. A steal of a deal at $350 from MicroCenter.
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\015\012It is possible to replace the wireless NIC, depending on whether they built it into the mainboard. Google around, you'll find the answer. The quickest answer is to just plug in a USB adaptor. I prefer either Netgear or Belkin.
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