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Windows 7: Windows 7 install from ubuntu Linux - no wireless networks

19 Sep 2015   #1
Plansb

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
Windows 7 install from ubuntu Linux - no wireless networks

So I bought a laptop from amazon about a year ago and it came with some prehistoric version of command line Linux. So I removed that and installed and ran ubuntu Linux. Now my wife doesn't like ubuntu so I removed ubuntu and installed win 7 64bit. The install went fine but no wireless networks are showing up. I'm not really to familiar with windows, so I'm not sure what the cause could be. I'm assuming it's drivers, but can anyone please help and provide some guidance? Thanks in advance for any help.


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19 Sep 2015   #2
sml156

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit 7601
 
 

You need to post what laptop you have for anyone to help you

You need to go to your laptop manufactures web site to download the drivers for your motherboard, Post what laptop you are using and someone should be able to help you.

If you want to fill in your system specs for seven forums follow this tutorial
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I have always had good luck with Linux recognizing my wireless cards or Usb cards Windows not so much without installing the drivers
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19 Sep 2015   #3
Plansb

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Thanks. It's an acer travelmate x483
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