|30 Jul 2012||#1|
| || |
Driver/Hardware/Network Problem, new Sony Vaio Win7 32bit
I hope I posted this in the right section, ..if not, I am sorry for that, ..but I think it is a driver problem and hope not any of the other two (Hardware, Network).
So I just bought a new Sony Vaio VPCEK25EC/B (as I just found out today, it's a Chinese model you cannot get information about on the Rnglish Sony website) and I was so stupid to have my friend pick it up for me. So I don't have the Windows 7 CD right now (will pick it up tomorrow), but they were so "kind" so install everything for me and set it up.
But now I cannot connect to the internet with my lan cable. I don't have the option of using wifi, but it seems that is the only adapter installed on this laptop. After over 6 hours of trying to figure out the problem I am not so sure anymore, that I even have a wired network adapter in this Laptop..
So, I am slowly going crazy and don't know what to do anymore, I hope you can help.
Here is some information I think you might need to help me, but please let me know if you need anything else.. I will try my best to understand!
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
Motherboard: Sony Corporation Vaio (chipset verndor: AMD, chipset model: ID1510)
and under Network Connections I can only find..
Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter
My friend said he checked the laptop in the shop, everything was working, even the internet connection.. I asked him if he used cable or wifi, he said cable ..but I am thinking that they maybe had the cable plugged in, but actually used wifi connection..
I already tried to just install a few new drivers, but of course that didn't work at all.
I would really appreciate your help, I don't know what to do anymore..
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Driver/Hardware/Network Problem, new Sony Vaio Win7 32bit|
|Windows 7 32bit seeing Nvidia 8400M GT as Standard VGA, Sony Vaio||Graphic Cards|
|cant find win7 32bit driver for GeForce 8400M GT (Vaio VGN-FZ290)||Graphic Cards|
|Acer Aspire 5710G - Win7 Pro 32bit - Wifi driver problem||Drivers|
|Sony Vaio CS33G - Driver problem||Drivers|
|Sony Vaio VGN-AR320E WIN7 64 Camera Driver???||Drivers|
|Win7 64-bit on Sony Vaio||Installation & Setup|
|Sony VAIO VGN-AR730E win7 64 bit 8400M GT driver||Drivers|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 02:05 AM.