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Windows 7: Driver to connect to wireless network

29 Aug 2010   #1
xArch

Windows 7
 
 
Driver to connect to wireless network

Hi,

Im pretty new to windows 7 and all but my mom bought me this new computer and it has windows7 as OS, ive always used windows xp so im not very knowledgeable about the system and now it says i cant connect to the wireless network. Is there any drivers or something i can install to make it work? My mom asked my uncle to look into it, idk what he did but he said the drivers wasnt out yet for windows 7.

Its a stational comp if u didnt get that already.

Thx for all the help


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29 Aug 2010   #2
BugMeister

Windows10 Pro - 64Bit vs.10547
 
 

what's the make and model no. of the wireless adapter that you are you using..?
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29 Aug 2010   #3
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Hi xArch , welcome to the forums , Have a look in device manager and see if your network card is listed. if it is right click on it and "update driver" , If you would be so kind and tell us the manf/model of your pc we will be able to assist you further
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29 Aug 2010   #4
xArch

Windows 7
 
 

idk how to check my network card and my comp is hp pavillion p6221sc.

bugmeister, is there a way to check what modem it is without rly looking at it? its kinda hard to reach, il do it if its needed tho
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29 Aug 2010   #5
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xArch View Post
idk how to check my network card and my comp is hp pavillion p6221sc.

bugmeister, is there a way to check what modem it is without rly looking at it? its kinda hard to reach, il do it if its needed tho
Hi xArch , here is the link to the drivers http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/s...=4048752#N1550 install the network driver
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29 Aug 2010   #6
xArch

Windows 7
 
 

how should i get it over to the stational? download? and put on a usb stick?

thx for the help :)
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29 Aug 2010   #7
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xArch View Post
idk how to check my network card and my comp is hp pavillion p6221sc.

bugmeister, is there a way to check what modem it is without rly looking at it? its kinda hard to reach, il do it if its needed tho

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29 Aug 2010   #8
myzr7

Windows 7 Ulti. x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xArch View Post
how should i get it over to the stational? download? and put on a usb stick?

thx for the help :)
Welcome to SevenForums xArch, Yes thats the way to do it dl to another pc and then transfer your dl to the hp
You are connecting to the router by a cable right or do you have a wireless adapter? Good luck to you with your problem
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29 Aug 2010   #9
xArch

Windows 7
 
 

this block got a wireless adapter, not sure about the name of it. Will that driver work for wireless?

Im off to sleep now, il check up again tomorrow. Thx for all the help
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29 Aug 2010   #10
BugMeister

Windows10 Pro - 64Bit vs.10547
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by xArch View Post
idk how to check my network card and my comp is hp pavillion p6221sc.

bugmeister, is there a way to check what modem it is without rly looking at it? its kinda hard to reach, il do it if its needed tho
- apologies..
- actually, I thought you had an adapter (dongle)
- a network card is something different altogether..

- as recommended, you'd best go via HP's support/download site
- they should provide the essential updates to the drivers for your rig..
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