Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Win 7 and Wireless connection.

14 May 2009   #1

Vista Ultimate 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 
Win 7 and Wireless connection.

I use as a base unit Router a Netgear DG834v3 hard-wired, to PC, using Dual boot Vista 32 bit Ultimate, Windows 7 RC1, both connect OK.

My laptop Acer 5720 with dual boot Vista 64 bit Ultimate and Windows 7 RC1, both connect OK.

Upstairs PC Dual boot Vista 64 bit and Windows 7 RC1, Vista connects OK, Win 7 doesn't.
.It refuses to even see a Network.

Using Belkin N Wireless USB Network Adapter.

I need something that will connect with both. USB or PCI.

I need what remains of my hair.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

15 May 2009   #2

Vista Ultimate 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 32 bit, Win 7 Pro 64 bit
 
 

Tried disconnecting Ethernet cable on base PC, and use Belkin USB wireless adapter, again no connection to Windows 7.

There must be someone out there having this trouble, and possibly found a solution,

My ISP unfortunately doesn't want to know about any routers apart from Thompson, Netgear, or Xytel.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 May 2009   #3

Win7, XP, Vista x64, Ubuntu 9.04
 
 

I found when I did some testing with beta that you can use the Vista based driver from the Belkin website. Save the install file to your dekstop then run it in Vista compatibility mode. This worked 99% of the time for a wide range of hardware including wireless adapters.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


15 May 2009   #4

XP/win7 x86 build 7127
 
 

well, similar trouble... as in getting it to fully work, i can see the networks tho. Am using the belkin G adapter, not the N... did 7 install a driver for it, or did you?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Win 7 and Wireless connection.




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Win 7 and Wireless connection.
Thread Forum
Wireless Connection - WIFI connection not showing up Network & Sharing
Solved Hi! Can you help me with wireless connection? Network & Sharing
Solved Wireless connection works, wired connection does not. Network & Sharing
Red X on wireless connection? Network & Sharing
Wireless network connection lost internet connection Network & Sharing
Wireless To Lan Connection Network & Sharing
Wireless Connection Network & Sharing

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 03:49 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33