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Windows 7: Windows 7 unable to download

30 Jun 2016   #11
spikekitten

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dlwmacgregor View Post
Thank you for the update.
The LAN drivers from gigabyte are definitely the better choice.
You might try booting into Safe Mode with Networking and retry your speed test.
Booted into safe mode with networking and tried downloading different things, and it produced the same result as if I was not in safe mode, same speed 6kbs ish and then slows down further and stops.


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30 Jun 2016   #12
dlwmacgregor

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1
 
 

Could you also check the colour of the Connection Speed LED next to the Ethernet LAN port on the back of the motherboard?
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30 Jun 2016   #13
spikekitten

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dlwmacgregor View Post
Could you also check the colour of the Connection Speed LED next to the Ethernet LAN port on the back of the motherboard?
Yeah sure no prob, If im looking at the right thing, it's red.
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30 Jun 2016   #14
dlwmacgregor

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1
 
 

The manual page 21 doesn't give red as a valid colour. It's the LED to the left of the Ethernet port. The manual doesn't give a colour for the right hand Activity LED.
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30 Jun 2016   #15
spikekitten

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dlwmacgregor View Post
The manual page 21 doesn't give red as a valid colour. It's the LED to the left of the Ethernet port. The manual doesn't give a colour for the right hand Activity LED.
That's the only light I can see near the ethernet port, beyond that there isn't any other lights.
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30 Jun 2016   #16
dlwmacgregor

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1
 
 

Does the Ethernet port resemble the one on page 21 of the manual, here...

GIGABYTE - Motherboard - Socket 1150 - GA-Z97X-UD3H (rev. 1.1)
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30 Jun 2016   #17
spikekitten

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium
 
 

Yeah it does, but there are no lights on.
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30 Jun 2016   #18
dlwmacgregor

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by spikekitten View Post
Yeah it does, but there are no lights on.
No lights on either of the LED's?
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30 Jun 2016   #19
spikekitten

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dlwmacgregor View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by spikekitten View Post
Yeah it does, but there are no lights on.
No lights on either of the LED's?
Nope fraid not
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30 Jun 2016   #20
dlwmacgregor

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1
 
 

Even with a LAN cable attached?
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