BSOD installing USB wireless adapter driver


  1. Posts : 2
    Windows 7 Ultimate x64
       #1

    BSOD installing USB wireless adapter driver


    I plugged in my NetGear N300 Wireless USB Adapter and it failed to install the drivers automatically. I installed them manually from their website, but got a message from device manager that it was unsigned and would not allow it to work. Therefore I tried installing it again after disabling driver signature enforcement in the F8 boot menu and it worked, but a few seconds later I got a BSOD. The adapter has worked on my other windows computer, so it is not broken.

    Whenever the adapter is plugged into this computer, 95% of the time I get a BSOD on the welcome screen. When it is not plugged in, it boots just fine. This issue has happened before when I use to have a wireless card in my pci-e slot, so I'm confused as to why wireless won't work on my computer. I'm assuming it is something driver related or even hardware since I put this computer together myself. Any help would be greatly appreciated. I attached the dump files and more debug information.
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  2. Posts : 26,771
    Windows 11 Pro
       #2

    Dan is this the custom built computer in your system specs
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  3. Posts : 2
    Windows 7 Ultimate x64
    Thread Starter
       #3

    Yes it is the custom built one. I updated some more components to my profile as well.
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  4. Posts : 26,771
    Windows 11 Pro
       #4

    Well you have a Dell OEM_SLP license key on A Retail Gigabyte motherboard, which is illegal.

    Xaey, if you will get a legal installation of Windows 7 and follow this tutorial Windows Genuine and Activation Issue Posting Instructions we will help with your problem. Seven Forums policy does not allow us to help with Pirated software.
    Last edited by essenbe; 29 Jun 2014 at 20:51.
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