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Installing internal wireless on used laptop.

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My friend gave me a Compaq Presario 2500 laptop. It is a great computer but it has an external wireless card. I would like to install an internal wireless card and I was wondering what my options are. I am a pilot and hate the external card because it is just one more "part" that I have to make sure I have with me. I don't like constantly putting the card in just to remove it after shutdown. It makes using the laptop for a "quick" application a pain. Does anyone have any suggestions? Is this something I must have a professional do or can I do it myself, like adding RAM? Thanks in advance.

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to my knowledge this isn't possible....laptops aren't "field servicable" like desktops...and adding parts like internal wireless cards....well that's just not doable
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It depends if you have a spare PCI slot that meets the requirements of the card.
So yes you would be able to do it your self.

Ask at a place like Comp USA,Frys or Best Buy and they might be able to do it for you.
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