?"> All Aboard? Each of the products has a configuration utility for installing the client adapter. You can use either the supplied client configuration utility or let Windows XP manage your wireless connection.That said, since the products we reviewed do not yet seem fully finished, we decided not to award an Editors Choice in this roundup. We would advise most buyers to wait until the standard is set before committing, if only to avoid the hassle of flashing firmware in a couple months. But if you need the increased performance that 802.11g offersand you need it sooner rather than lateryou might want to consider the prestandard products. Just be willing to check the manufacturers Web sites regularly for patches.
Each of the routers has a Web browser interface that simplifies configuration, and each Web interface provides a mechanism for easily updating the routers firmwarea feature youll need once a standard is ratified. Linksys stands out from the others for its excellent installation wizards.