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Windows 7: ethernet controller

25 Jun 2012   #1

windows 7 ultimate 32-bit
ethernet controller

hi ... i dunno if this is in the correct section but i have just reinstalled windows 7 onto my laptop and cannot get my ethernet controller installed .. i have an Acer Aspire 5742 but i dont have access to the internet through another computer im currently using the nintendo Wii to write this can anyone tell me if there is a generic driver i can find in my device manager just to get my ethernet to work so that i can download the propper drivers for everything that way any help wouldbe greatly appricieated

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25 Jun 2012   #2

windows 7 enterprise

Hi jhony6180,

My name is George from Dell Social Media Team. Here is the link were you can download appropriate driver for Acer 5742 Acer Support: Downloads & Support Documents - Notebook / Aspire / Aspire 5742

Dell Social Media team
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25 Jun 2012   #3

windows 7 ultimate 32-bit

see that link would be amazingly helpfull if i had acces to another pc but i dont lol is there any way i can install a generic driver onto the machine so that it will connect to the internet to then download the actual drivers i need for my hardware ??? like i said before .... im typing into this forum on a nintendo Wii
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