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Windows 7: Help with wireless problems on windows 7

25 Sep 2009   #1
chong

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 
Help with wireless problems on windows 7

Hi. First time to post here. Just had my lenovo y410 upgraded from vista to windows 7 recently. Encountered one big problem though. if i shut down my computer, the wireless on light does not light up and the wireless network does not function at all. Afterwards, when i hibernate the computer, then turn it on again. the light turns violet but I have to troubleshoot the wireless network for it to function properly.

I have tested this 3 times already. I have reinstalled the driver for wireless network but haven't reinstalled the broadcom netlink bec. i dont' know what it does.

Here are some other details of my computer and drivers.

Broadcom netlink TM Gigabit Ethernet
Intel (R) Wireless WiFi Link 4965AG

intel Core TM2DUO t5750
Windows 7 ultimate 32 bit

Can anyone help me?

Thanks

Chris


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25 Sep 2009   #2
sup3rsprt

XP, Seven, 2008R2
 
 

oh dear,

does "upgrade" mean you went from Vista to Windows 7 without a clean install?
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25 Sep 2009   #3
chong

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sup3rsprt View Post
oh dear,

does "upgrade" mean you went from Vista to Windows 7 without a clean install?
My cousin who is a computer geek did that "upgrade" so I assume that it should have been done properly. but I will check with him right now.
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25 Sep 2009   #4
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

Also please go into your user cp and fill in your system specs, knowing all your hardware will help others help you. Thanks and welcome to sevenforums. fabe
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