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Windows 7: What do I have...a wireless device??? intel centrino wireless - n

29 Nov 2013   #1
kaschiro

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What do I have...a wireless device??? intel centrino wireless - n

I have a dell insprion 17r n7110. I just put a new system on the LT and win 7 untima x64. In my device manager it says I have an intel centrino wireless- n wi max 6150, but it does not have a driver for it. I really do not know what it is...I think it is my wireless card. Any how I went to dell to find the driver for it and I cannot find a driver for those numbers/model. If it is a wireless card what should it be for my model and which driver do I need to make what ever I have in there work. Slowly I am putting all the drivers in place. Is there a program that will tell me what devices are installed or better yet I tried to get the data from dell and it is very elusive.
Can some kind soul point me in the right direction
Kas( my imitation of Miley Cyrus)


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29 Nov 2013   #2
indianacarnie

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Its a kind of wireless network thing. Sometimes its a little troublesome to install also, so persevere. If I'm not mistaken its a intel "in-house" wifi. Don't think I've ever had use of or for it myself. (But I do keep its driver(s) updated ) You can find it here :https://downloadcenter.intel.com/default.aspx

or here : https://downloadcenter.intel.com/Sea...&FamilyId=1783

Here's what intel says about it : http://www.intel.com/support/wireles.../CS-028904.htm
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01 Dec 2013   #3
kaschiro

win 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by indianacarnie View Post
Its a kind of wireless network thing. Sometimes its a little troublesome to install also, so persevere. If I'm not mistaken its a intel "in-house" wifi. Don't think I've ever had use of or for it myself. (But I do keep its driver(s) updated ) You can find it here :https://downloadcenter.intel.com/default.aspx

or here : https://downloadcenter.intel.com/Sea...&FamilyId=1783

Here's what intel says about it : Intel® WiMAX Adapters — What is WiMAX?
That did the trick...every thing is in the go postion...problem solved
Kas
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02 Dec 2013   #4
SandeepP

Winndows 7 32 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kaschiro View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by indianacarnie View Post
Its a kind of wireless network thing. Sometimes its a little troublesome to install also, so persevere. If I'm not mistaken its a intel "in-house" wifi. Don't think I've ever had use of or for it myself. (But I do keep its driver(s) updated ) You can find it here :https://downloadcenter.intel.com/default.aspx

or here : https://downloadcenter.intel.com/Sea...&FamilyId=1783

Here's what intel says about it : Intel® WiMAX Adapters — What is WiMAX?
That did the trick...every thing is in the go postion...problem solved
Kas
Hi kaschiro,

Its great to hear it worked and resolved the issue. Just for the future this is the link to get it on dell website:

Driver Details | Dell US

Also, for updating any driver on your system check this video:

Updating Dell Drivers

If you have any further queries, please feel free to contact us.
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