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Windows 7: win 7 not seeing wifi on laptop


24 Jul 2009   #1

win 7 64bit(SP1)
 
 
win 7 not seeing wifi on laptop

the last few day when i turn my laptop off win 7 stops seeing my broadcom wifi on my HP laptop
cant figger out whats making it do that.
i scan for new hardware etc and it doesnt pic it up.
after a few reboot it sometime finds it and installs the drivers and were fine again till i reboot.
i dont think it a faulty wifi card
any ideas as to the problem or a fix?
thanks

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24 Jul 2009   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 
wake on lan

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by shakennstirred View Post
the last few day when i turn my laptop off win 7 stops seeing my broadcom wifi on my HP laptop
cant figger out whats making it do that.
i scan for new hardware etc and it doesnt pic it up.
after a few reboot it sometime finds it and installs the drivers and were fine again till i reboot.
i dont think it a faulty wifi card
any ideas as to the problem or a fix?
thanks
It might have something to do with either something in the power profile, or a setting in the wifi config, called wake on....lan

Ken
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