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Windows 7: Internet Driver Problem After OS Installation

21 May 2014   #1
othersilhy

Windows 7 Ultimate 64x
 
 
Internet Driver Problem After OS Installation

Hey all. Yesterday I changed my OS from Linux to Windows, but after the installation, Windows wouldn't connect to the internet. It tells me that there are no connections. I know for a fact that my internet is working, because its working on this computer. So I checked my drivers, and I got this.

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I obviously can't update them due to lack of internet, so I can't think of anything else to do. Is there any sort of software that can fix this, or am I going to have to manually fix the drivers by downloading new ones?




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21 May 2014   #2
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot
 
 

You're going to have to manually download the drivers. At least the ones for your network card. Windows may be able to find the rest once the network card drivers are installed and you have an active Ethernet connection.
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22 May 2014   #3
Berton

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit, Windows 8.1 64-bit, Mac OS X 10.10, Linux Mint 17, Windows 10 Pro TP
 
 

Agreed, if not using a Factory Restore disc or discs for Windows you nearly ALWAYS have to install additional drivers for devices that are part of the motherboard plus for anything plugged into the computer such as printers.
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