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: Unidentified Network when using Powerline adapters

31 Jan 2011   #31

32 bit Windows 7

You can try booting up a linux based OS. Like Ubuntu 9.10 it has the option to try it without a change to your pc. I suggest trying the network card with a cable then and if it doesn't work it is a hardware problem. Many Linux OS supports trying them without really installing them on the HDD. You can also try hiren's boot cd and boot mini windows xp but I don't think it supports many drivers for network controllers. best bet is ubuntu/Fedora/Suse because they have plenty of drivers.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Unidentified Network when using Powerline adapters

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
2 networks connected over 2 wifi adapters but one always unidentified?
hi i am having this mind boggling issue here guyz that over my laptop win7 home premium i have connected to two wireless networks without any problems but today i installed a rubbish software called connectify which caused all the trouble i have deleted it now to no use here is the problem ...
Network & Sharing
Unidentified Network; No Network Access - Powerline Adapters
Hello 7Forums. I'll start off with the scenario that brings me here. Today, I managed to redecorate my bedroom; where my computer sat on top of a shaky, wooden desk. That desk is now gone, caput, and replaced by a much bigger, sturdier and prettier glass replacement. Before I dissasembled...
Network & Sharing
Powerline Network Adapter
:geek: Was getting a very weak wireless signal from the router that is 2 rooms and a hallway away (40 ft.)... It was almost like dial-up used to be... Anyway, a friend of mine suggested getting Powerline Network Adapters, HowStuffWorks "How Power-line Networking Works" I spent the money for...
Network & Sharing
Use different powerline adapters on same network?
Hi. At the moment I'm using Netgear AV200 powerline adapters and need to add 2 more adapters to my setup. Do I have to stick with Netgear or can I use another brand if they are both compliant with HomePlug AV1 standard and the same speed (200Mbps)? Edit: Well apparently all powerline...
Network & Sharing
Ethernet powerline adapters?
Hello, all. I wasn't sure whether to put this issue in Networking or Hardware, but went with here. Apologies if my decision was incorrect. Basically, I have here 2 desktop machines, and a laptop, all running Windows 7. Before the problem, one desktop and the laptop were connected to the...
Hardware & Devices
Belkin powerline adapters not working.
Hey guys, the trouble i've had is that i plugged my adapters in (one downstairs from router to a socket then one upstairs from socket to my pc ethernet port on back of tower) and it just came up with unidentified network. now i tried literally everything i could think of and nothing helped but i...
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 18:37.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App