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Windows 7: d-link wireless adaptor

23 Mar 2010   #1
saggybuddahtitt

windows 7
 
 
d-link wireless adaptor

hello
i have windows 7 and am trying to conect to the internet wirelessly through a d-link dwa-130c. I think it has installed properly i followed the cd provided typed in my router name (SSID)and network key and it shows up as an available connection option but when i select it it says unable to connect .I must add i know nothing about about computers so any abvise is very welcome and appreciatated


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23 Mar 2010   #2
ryo

 
 

can you post what is your error message?
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23 Mar 2010   #3
saggybuddahtitt

windows 7
 
 

It says windows 7 was unable to connect to (my router name)
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23 Mar 2010   #4
ryo

 
 

post your device manager and let me see your d link status there.
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23 Mar 2010   #5
saggybuddahtitt

windows 7
 
 

sorry know nothing about computers how do i do this?
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23 Mar 2010   #6
ryo

 
 

going to control panel > system and security > device manager
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23 Mar 2010   #7
saggybuddahtitt

windows 7
 
 

went to system and control>system and security but no device manager only options are action centre -window fire wall-system-windows update-power options-backupand restore-windows anytime upgade-administrative tools thats it
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23 Mar 2010   #8
saggybuddahtitt

windows 7
 
 

i found device and printers in the start menu and the adaptor shows and if i double click a window apears it says the divice is working properly
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23 Mar 2010   #9
derekimo

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Just type device manager in start menu search.


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24 Mar 2010   #10
saggybuddahtitt

windows 7
 
 

how do i attach device manager to a message cant copy and paste it (clueless)
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