Mini-PCI I have a Satellite A60-302 - myth or reality?


I have a Satellite A60-302 (PSA60E-00J030HU) and theoretically there is no MiniPCI slot in the computer (at least it does not mention the Hungarian manual), but the online manual (preinstalled on your laptop) refers to a cover on the bottom as "Cover WLAN", that material incidentally doesn't not part of this model. (And the part of the motherboard under this coverage is not something that resembles a slot MiniPCI, well that according to the English manual and specifications online to some Toshiba Page, I found in the Linux knowledge base, it must be part of this config.)
Allright, there is no MiniPCI, I said, I should buy a PCMCIA CardBus WiFi adapter. I thought I'll check on the toshiba online store, to be sure, I'm buying quality products. But when I choose 'Specific product Options' and choose my config, the Bank's research concludes _only_ MiniPCI solutions for my laptop, which theoretically (and physically) does not support.
Is it not a bit strange? :)


beginning of the "742" series machine was delivered with Wifi (Build-in).

But even if a Mini PCI card would fit in your Machine, the problem is that you have no generation of antenna in.

These are normally inside the display cover.

So the best way is to buy a Wifi USB key. His fabulous work but not manufactured by Toshiba.

Running perfectly with my A60-102...

Good bye

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