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Windows 7: Laptop can't recognize Ethernet cable

23 Oct 2010   #11

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by schp View Post
just tried it and looks like that does not work either.

I think the ethernet port might have been damaged somehow. How do you go about fixing this problem on a laptop? Can it be replaced or do I have to use a USB adapter?
Try running this batch file which will reset winsock, reset the TCP/IP stack and release renew your IP.

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24 Oct 2010   #12

win7 / xp pro 32BIT


stupid question.

Are you able to make a wireless contact?
Check the settings of the networkcard.
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07 May 2012   #13

Windows 7 Home Premium 64-Bit

Man, the only thing I hate really about Windows 7 is the ethernet. I haven't tried mine yet but I am going to because I need to update my router's firmware (D-Link DIR-825 RevB). Hope it will work as I never used it before. :S
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