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Hi whats the cheapest way to go about making my g4 powerbook 667mhz wireless. I am new to mac's. I have seen the card to place in the powerbook is this the only option or are there usb wifi dongles I can buy ?

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you can use any wireless pci card thatll fit into the airport card slot and says its mac compatible.
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you can use any wireless pci card thatll fit into the airport card slot and says its mac compatible.
thanks macman i was hoping there was a cheap usb dongle option but obviously not,

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The wireless PCI card is going to be the best solution if you want your PowerBook to stay portable and wifi at the same time. Or you could buy a wireless access point and plug that into your PowerBook, they are cheaper but you sacrifice mobility for it.

Looking for a PowerMac G4 for $500 or less USD.
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