So I have an old Compaq N410C laptop. Its a nice older laptop (though not vintage). The only problem with it is that it does not have built in wireless.
I have been using a PC card Linksys A+B card to get in onto my network, but I recently discovered that this card does not support WPA, only WEP. This is no good since my network uses WPA which is much more secure than WEP and most of my other wireless clients have no issues with this.
So its off to Google to do some