Solved Dell Wireless 1490 Dual Band WLAN Mini-Card attached to Intel D2700mud Tags: Connectivity Wireless WLAN Dell Intel Wireless Networking Last response: September 29, 2012 7:33 AM in Wireless Networking Share visibleshri September 28, 2012 1:39:28 PM I have connected Dell Wireless 1490 Dual Band WLAN Mini-Card to my Intel D2700mud please see images below. http://postimage.org/image/diw2mv3fz/ http://postimage.org/image/nhmgf33jd/ I removed it from a laptop and plugged to my mobo. It is showing the wifi adapter but unable to connect with any devices. please check the images above, I think there is some wire which is not connect to wifi, More about : dell wireless 1490 dual band wlan mini card attached intel d2700mud bill001g a c 112 F Wireless September 28, 2012 3:38:07 PM And how did you connect antenna to this card. You will get nothing without antenna. m 0 l visibleshri September 28, 2012 6:27:39 PM I dont have antenna, where can i get it, or can i make it with some wires. need help. m 0 l Related resources Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 bluetooth but no wifi - Forum Intel wireless Dual Band-AC 7260 plus Bluetooth: Wifi but NO bluetooth! - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Best solution bill001g a c 112 F Wireless September 28, 2012 7:26:24 PM If you search for wireless mini-card and antenna you will find a couple of options. You want to buy the shortest cables that will connect to the external antenna. You can't really make them they are microwave rated cables and they are specially constructed to carry the 2.4g wireless signal. Last I saw they were not too expensive but tossing away you mini card and using a $10 USB wireless adapter is going to be simpler. Share visibleshri September 29, 2012 7:33:18 AM Best answer selected by visibleshri. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !