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Windows 7: Accidently deleted my WIFI adapter, how to get it back?

21 Feb 2013   #1
romanticakh

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Accidently deleted my WIFI adapter, how to get it back?

So I was trying to manually turn my WiFi adapter on because the button is broke and I ended up deleting it. I'm not sure which WiFi adapter I had so I cannot re-install it. Is there any way to find out what adapter I had, or to undo the delete?


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21 Feb 2013   #2
Kari

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Hi Romanticakh, welcome to the Seven Forums.

Have you tried to reboot? Windows 7 is quite good to find drivers to its devices and it might be it could find the driver when you reboot.

Kari
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21 Feb 2013   #3
romanticakh

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Thanks Kari, I didn't even try that. I was having a mini panic attack and it never occurred to me. All is well now.
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21 Feb 2013   #4
Kari

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You are welcome .
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