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Windows 7: Windows could not find a driver for your network adapter

29 Dec 2012   #1

Windows 64 bit
Windows could not find a driver for your network adapter


I recently installed Windows 7 x64 onto my PC where I run my internet to it via an ethernet cord. Trouble being, the PC doesn't read a network adapter and I cannot connect to the internet to do a DriverTuner search for updates, etc. I've got a CPU of AMD Phenom II X6. Would their website best to check? I've browsed it and cannot find anything on it, and anything I can burn to a disk to try to run from this laptop I'm on over to my PC requires internet connection to scan for the necessary missing devices.

Please help!!!

Much appreciated,

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29 Dec 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64bit SP1

Your motherboard manufacturer would be the place to find LAN chipset drivers, etc. I believe this is what you are looking for---> Asus 990FX Drivers

Just select your OS and find a way to download the LAN Chipset driver and put it on a flash drive. That should get you up and running.
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07 Jan 2013   #3

Windows 64 bit

I've now done this countless times. I go to download the file for my appropriate BIOS and it is a ROM file that doesn't lead to anything when I unzip the file. When I try to search for a program that can work with the file, I get nothing.
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08 Jan 2013   #4

W7 Home Premium 32bit

What are you doing?
kbrady set you on the right path.

Enlist the help of a friend with a pc, and download the motherboard drivers from the Asus link. DO NOT do anything with the BIOS. You can burn them to a cd; or copy them to a flash drive. Then take that to your pc and install.
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