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Windows 7: Network Problems!

25 Feb 2009   #1

Network Problems!

Hi, so i installed windows 7 and when i get on, i try setting up a connection; (theres no wireless network setup, so i don't know) It says that my network adapter isnt there. i don't know if its just me being dumb or what. It would be great if someone could help, Thanks!

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25 Feb 2009   #2

Windows Se7en Ultimate Beta x86 Build 7057

So you have a Wireless NIC that isn't being detected? In your device manager under network adapters it doesn't list it all?
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25 Feb 2009   #3


ill check. hold on

there i put some screenies on. all it has for network adapters is bluetooth. =(
but on xp partition, it works fine.
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26 Feb 2009   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit

this might help! 3 threads on it!

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by angryman View Post
Open device manager, and right click on any unknown devices that show. Put in your MB driver CD, and have it look for the driver in the "driver" folder, it will pick the correct one, do not manually pick it because there might be a couple devices that are unknown like mine was.

I had the same issue, this fixed it.
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