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Windows 7: "Install a driver for your network adapter" ?!?!? lolwut.


21 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 
"Install a driver for your network adapter" ?!?!? lolwut.

Hello! I have installed Windows 7 Ultimate (32 bit) on my laptop... It came with Windows 7 Ultimate but my laptop was running a bit slow so i re installed it and now everything seems fine.. One problem though... The WiFi/internet is not working!! When i click to troubleshoot it tells me to "Install a driver for your network adapter. Windows did not detect a properly installed network adapter. If you have a network adapter, you will need to re-install the drive." Problem is I have no internet ON the laptop so how can I even install/update it. I looked up this problem in the internet and it said something about device manager and what not.. I check my Device manager and i see a yellow triangle with an exclamation mark on it next to Ethernet Controller/Network Controller/PCI Simple Communications Controller.. Please help me get my internet back on my laptop!

Laptop Model:Toshiba Satellite L655-S5158
(I am posting this thread on another computer) just fyi.. o_o
PS: i know i have to download something and put it on the usb and what-not or something along those lines.. please do not just say "go download drivers" cuz to be honest i have no idea what "Drivers" your talking about.. i know im asking too much but can you guys please provide the links thanks in advance!
PSS: i am not good with computers.. please give me in dept replies on how too solve this horrid problem.

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21 Jun 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

nvm fixed it... you have to download the Ethernet Controller/Network Controller/PCI Simple Communications Controller drivers..
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 "Install a driver for your network adapter" ?!?!? lolwut.




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