Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Ethernet EG1032

21 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7
Ethernet EG1032


I just installed Windows 7 and I'm having a problem with connecting two computers together.

I keep getting the following message.

Your Network Connection Must Have IPv6 enabled. I check both computers and the IPv6 check boxes are checked.

I have the following drivers installed:

Its a Linksys EG1032 v3 board.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
22 Nov 2009   #2

Windows 7

Hey Everyone,

Well, I finally got it fixed. What a PITA!. I'm now able to map network drives and share folders/files. Only took five days to figure out. To hell with homegroup, networking the old fashion way.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Ethernet EG1032

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Ethernet Problems
Hi, I installed Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit onto my previously Windows 8 desktop and ever since it refuses to acknowledge that I have an ethernet cable plugged into it to help with the internet. I can connect using wireless but when it comes to installing games from Steam I get really slow speeds,...
Network & Sharing
ethernet please
now sir ?
Hardware & Devices
Ethernet in ethernet out
I at present connect to the web via a usb wifi dongle and signal is not to bad :D Now heres my question I have on my pc mother board a built in ethernet card Via Rhine II as an add on some time ago i put in a Realtek PCI GBE card it was my intention to use this as a ethernet wifi access through...
Network & Sharing
DSL through Ethernet but not USB?
My mother just got a new COMPAQ Presario Laptop with Windows 7. Previously she had a COMPAQ Presario Desktop with Windows XP Home, which we connected to out DSL modem with a USB cord. I myself have a rather old Gateway using Win 98, and the only way I can get internet is through a Ethernet...
Network & Sharing
I just installed audio drivers so I could use my mic with Skype and SAM Broadcaster, right after I installed the drivers and restarted my computer I lost my ethernet. When I unplug my ethernet, and plug it back in it comes up as an Unidentified Public Network. Now I know that it works 100% because...
Network & Sharing
Ethernet not recognized
So I just installed windows vista ultimate clean installed. I was running the release candidate before this. The issue i'm having is that windows can't seem to install the drivers for my Ethernet adapter. My computers a Dell dimension 9200. I've got to dells website and downloaded their...

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:10.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App