NetComm NP642 User Manual

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NP642 IEEE 802.11g PCI Adapter


YML785 Rev1

Field Description

Ad-Hoc – to establish peer-to-peer wireless communication

directly with other wireless client devices such as other

computers with wireless cards.

Ad-Hoc Band:

There are three bands available for selection- 11B, 11G and 11G

Turbo. Choice depends on the type of wireless equipment you

wish to connect to. Check the documentation of the associated

equipment to verify details.


The channel value that the PCI card will operate in. Australian

Users should select the Channel Range 1-13 and all stations

on the WLAN need to be on the same channel if they are to


Tx Rate:

Select the data rate for data transmission.

Power Mode:

There are 3 modes to choose from:
Continuous Access Mode (default) – the PCI card is

constantly operating with full power and it consumes the most


Maximum Power Save – the PCI card consumes the least

power and only operates when there is wireless network


Power Save – the PCI card consumes a moderate level of