Cisco Support Community
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Announcements

Welcome to Cisco Support Community. We would love to have your feedback.

For an introduction to the new site, click here. And see here for current known issues.

New Member

Cannot get WEP encription to work with aironet pc4800 wireless card

I have several old Aironet PC4800 PCMCIA adaptor cards. These cards work fine in the unencrypted mode but they seem totally unable to connect with WEP encryption enabled. I have tried them with various 2wire and Linksys routers. I have tried them on a Mac Powerbook with OS9. I have tried them on windows  95 and XP machines. I have updated their firmware. I have no trouble using WEP  encryption using my Linksys WPC11 cards. I read on the net that the PC4800 cards cannot encrypt at data rates higher then 2MB, so I have tried them at 1 and 2MB and they still do not work. I have read that the PC4800B fixes the data rate problem with encryption. I cannot find anything in the materials on this site which says that the PC4800 should not work with WEP. Does anybody know anything about this issue?

Everyone's tags (4)
390
Views
0
Helpful
0
Replies