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Windows 7: Wireless Connection help

15 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional, SP1
Wireless Connection help

Wireless Connection Help

Hi all,

I have an old Vaio FS-550 running on XP. The task bar indicated I had no Wireless connection. I had tried to connect through Wired. I works with Wired connection but NO wireless. I googled the problem with wireless but no avail. These were the things I’d done:

1.Software: Driver updated. . I reformatted the HD. I went through Repair network. TCP/IP check. In the Internet connection, I see Wireless Connection.

2.Hardware: I replaced the Pro-wireless card. I reattached the Main and Aux wires.

Each time I double-click on the Wireless Connection, it appears the computer cannot detect any networks including my own. I don’t know what’s wrong with it. I wonder if the wire Main and Aux on the 2 poles of the card have anything with the loss of my Wireless internet connection?

Your help’s very much appreciated.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Aug 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional, SP1


I just found out what the problem has been for me. The switch happened to be in the "off" position. Thank you all.
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15 Aug 2012   #3

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64

Hey, don't mention it ! lol
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