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Windows 7: Ethernet driver is missing.

02 Mar 2012   #1
bobbysbeats

windows 7 x 64
 
 
Ethernet driver is missing.

i just reinstalled the OS on this computer and ive been trying to figure out how to establish this local area connection. I dont want to run off wifi anymore.

i dont have any of the pc's old cd's.
i have a biostarr A880G+ motherboard


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02 Mar 2012   #2
bobbysbeats

windows 7 x 64
 
 

i tried installing the realtek windows 7 lan driver and its saying something about my plug being in deep sleep
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02 Mar 2012   #3
SledgeDG

Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

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02 Mar 2012   #4
bobbysbeats

windows 7 x 64
 
 

i tried both and no luck... : (

it keeps saying that my plug is in deep sleep mode or something like that
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02 Mar 2012   #5
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bobbysbeats View Post
i just reinstalled the OS on this computer and ive been trying to figure out how to establish this local area connection. I dont want to run off wifi anymore.

i dont have any of the pc's old cd's.
i have a biostarr A880G+ motherboard
Did you even google it?

Biostar took all of 5 secs to find. A880G+ :: Motherboard :: BIOSTAR
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02 Mar 2012   #6
bobbysbeats

windows 7 x 64
 
 

which one do i download on that site?
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02 Mar 2012   #7
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bobbysbeats View Post
which one do i download on that site?
The one for your Ethernet card (32 bit or 64). If we had your COMPLETE system specs we might be able to help more.
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02 Mar 2012   #8
bobbysbeats

windows 7 x 64
 
 

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02 Mar 2012   #9
Nitro58

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by bobbysbeats View Post
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I may be missing it, but I don't see a ethernet card in your device manager. I only see a wireless card.
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02 Mar 2012   #10
bobbysbeats

windows 7 x 64
 
 

can you point me in the direction of where i can download this ethernetcard driver
and is it fairly simple to install?

i appreciate any help!
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