Network Card for HP Compaq Presario SR1510NX

I believe that my card is going bad on my pc. It will work for a few minutes and then drop off. I was wondering what type of card I could purchase to place in the PCI slot for this machine so that I could connect to the internet since the current card is mounted on the motherboard?
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  1. Any PCI based 100Mbit or 1Gbit card will work, just make sure you disable the onboard nic in the bios.
  2. You could also get a USB network card if that would be easier. They're fast enough for internet, but could slow you down if you do a lot of large transfers from one computer to another over your network.

    They seem to be harder to find these days, I guess anyone who considers USB goes wireless.
  3. Oki. I appreciate all of the advice and will try it out either today or tom.
  4. Since you must be using a router or cable modem along with your nic, take it look at it if it sits near the pc. Many are able to connect via USB for a 'quick fix'.
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