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Windows 7: Dell Inspiron 15 unable to find network adapter

29 Jan 2015   #1
Kevindpratt

Windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 
Dell Inspiron 15 unable to find network adapter

Hello, I use to have windows 8 on my laptop, but then my hard drive stopped working. I then bought a new hard drive and bought windows 7 and downloaded it onto my laptop. Everything is working besides the wifi. I've tried going into the computer management and going to device manager. I cannot find network adapter. All I see is other devices with Ethernet Controller, Network Controller, PCI Simple Communications Controller, SM bus controller, Universal serial bus controller, and USB2.0-CRW. All of those have a yellow exclamation point next to them. I cannot update or install them. Please help


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30 Jan 2015   #2
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Hi Welcome to Seven Forums ... You have lots of Drivers missing ... You should start with the Chipset Driver ..


Have you checked on the Dell Website for Drivers ?
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