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Windows 7: I can't connect to wireless networks please help!

19 Aug 2010   #1

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I can't connect to wireless networks please help!


I have a serious problem on my Windows 7 Ultimate. I can't connect to wireless networks with my laptop.

I installed win 7 ultimate with dual boot with vista. Everything was fine for 1-2 weeks, my download speed was slow but connection was normal. I read over forums about this problem and some people told that they changed their drivers and everything had been fine. So i tried to change the driver, i checked the laptop specs and it seems that my wireless card is intel 3945abg, so i decided to change the driver to it. Windows 7 installed Atheros 5007eg drivers by default and it was working fine as i said above. After i change the driver, it didnt accept the intel driver and then i decided to switch back to Atheros driver. I removed the item from device manager and it automatically installed the Atheros 5007eg driver. Everything seems fine but it cant find any networks. I tried so many things nothing worked. When i click to find out the problem it says, "windows couldn't automatically bind the ip protocol stack to the network adapter".

I can connect in vista so the network card works. I can also connect with usb wireless stick in win 7.

I need your urgent help about this situation. Please help.

Thank you


My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Aug 2010   #2

Operating System : Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 6.01.7600 SP1 (x64)

Tutorials have you looked here?
Tutorials - Windows 7 Forums[2]=Networking%20Internet

I would check to see if you have the latest Win 7 compatible drivers for the wireless hardware.
Are you running any type of manufactures wireless card manager in addition to the built-in Windows 7 wireless manager? If so try disabling that and only use the Windows 7 manager.
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19 Aug 2010   #3

Windows 7

Thank you for your reply. But as i said i did so many things but nothing worked. Anymore suggestions?

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20 Aug 2010   #4

Windows 7

anyone has a solution?
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 I can't connect to wireless networks please help!

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