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    Re: TrueMobile vs. Orinoco Wireless Setup

    <hr>the Dell setup comes with 802.11b (as opposed to 802.11a). Is this a big deal?<hr>
    That depends. 802.11a is faster but also comes with some limitations. Take a gander at this: The BIG Question: 802.11a or 802.11b? That may help you decide.
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    Re: TrueMobile vs. Orinoco Wireless Setup

    That URL was just what I needed! Thanks!

    Anybody else have any recommendations to my other questions? [img]/forums/images/smilies/smile.gif[/img]

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    Re: TrueMobile vs. Orinoco Wireless Setup

    Not knowing about the details of these products, the advantage I see to sticking with Dell's networking equipment is avoiding the vendor-to-vendor blame game on support issues. You still can get the run-around from one vendor, though. <img src=/S/laugh.gif border=0 alt=laugh width=15 height=15>

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    TrueMobile vs. Orinoco Wireless Setup

    Edited by WyllyWylly to add URL code. See the Quick Guide.[/i] <img src=/S/smile.gif border=0 alt=smile width=15 height=15>

    Hello:

    In reviewing my recent but not received purchase of a Dell Inspiron 2650 laptop, the following occurred to me.

    In my desktop computer, I am using a 10/100 *generic* Ethernet card -- with which I have never noticed any problems re connection speed.

    Thus, don

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