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 Here is a quick recap of the limitations:​ Here is a quick recap of the limitations:​
  
-  * Very few supported wireless cards: ​ There are very few wireless cards which will work with the aircrack-ng suite. ​ Most laptops come with Intel-based cards and none of these are supported. ​ See the following links: [[compatibility_drivers|Compatibility,​ Drivers, Which Card to Purchase]] and [[compatible_cards|Tutorial:​ Is My Wireless Card Compatibile?]] for more information. ​ It is also important to note that there is little or no documentation accurately describing which version of the third party drivers you require for each card.+  * Very few supported wireless cards: ​ There are very few wireless cards which will work with the aircrack-ng suite. ​ Most laptops come with Intel-based cards and none of these are supported. ​ See the following links: [[compatibility_drivers|Compatibility,​ Drivers, Which Card to Purchase]] and [[compatible_cards|Tutorial:​ Is My Wireless Card Compatible?]] for more information. ​ It is also important to note that there is little or no documentation accurately describing which version of the third party drivers you require for each card.
  
   * Dependency on third parties: The Windows world is highly proprietary and thus the source code for the drivers is not available publicly. ​ As a result, no troubleshooting or fixes are available from the aircrack-ng team for these third party drivers. ​ If there is a problem, you are on your own.   * Dependency on third parties: The Windows world is highly proprietary and thus the source code for the drivers is not available publicly. ​ As a result, no troubleshooting or fixes are available from the aircrack-ng team for these third party drivers. ​ If there is a problem, you are on your own.
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 Here are the basic steps to install and use the aircrack-ng suite under Windows: Here are the basic steps to install and use the aircrack-ng suite under Windows:
  
-  - Get a compatible wireless card:  See the following links: [[compatibility_drivers|Compatibility,​ Drivers, Which Card to Purchase]] and [[compatible_cards|Tutorial:​ Is My Wireless Card Compatibile?]] for more information.+  - Get a compatible wireless card:  See the following links: [[compatibility_drivers|Compatibility,​ Drivers, Which Card to Purchase]] and [[compatible_cards|Tutorial:​ Is My Wireless Card Compatible?]] for more information.
   - Install the drivers: ​ Based on step one above, install the drivers per these [[install_drivers#​windows|instructions]].   - Install the drivers: ​ Based on step one above, install the drivers per these [[install_drivers#​windows|instructions]].
   - Install aircrack-ng suite: See these [[install_aircrack#​under_windows|instructions]].   - Install aircrack-ng suite: See these [[install_aircrack#​under_windows|instructions]].
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