so i had an old wmp54g layin around.... antenna connector was all loose and wouldnt connect to any wireless networks when installed...... so wat do i do..... hack it of course
1. the BEFORE picture
2. taking off the metal casing / shielding / w.e. its for
3. broadcom based wireless chip
4. out with the old......
5. .... and in with the new
i replaced the broadcom chip with an intel pro wireless 2200 bg network card and antenna that came out of a compaq nx5000 notebook
it works like a charm but i havent tested it yet with any other mini pci devices