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Windows 7: Network Controller and PCI Simple Communications Controller issues

11 Aug 2011   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

You beauty, finally got the right driver and it works, just searched for the above driver and eventually found a newer version.

Acer site has
The newer one that works is

I can't thank you enough, I nearly paid out hard earned cash, you should go here and earn a buck or two.

Tech Support, Manuals & Troubleshooting for Consumers, as the answers I got where just useless, fortunately as they haven't fixed it I don't pay for it.

Once again thank you very, very much.

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11 Aug 2011   #12

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1


Nice work! Way to stick with it.

Nice of them to have the right driver for your laptop on the page for your laptop.
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30 Jul 2013   #13

win 7 64bit

Where did you find the updated version of the driver for
Atheros AR5B97 Wireless Network Adapter???
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30 Jul 2013   #14

Windows 7 Professional x64

I know this link goes to a CZ website but they have the needed drivers. Atheros Drivers
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