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Windows 7: Freshly installed Win 7, cannot receive WiFi.

04 Jul 2013   #11
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Realtek should be the LAN adapter, Atheros the Blue Tooth, and Intel the wireless.


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05 Jul 2013   #12
Erik21

Windows 7 ultimated x64
 
 

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Hi there .... Nothing in the Manual ?... Realtek is your network adapter ... So it could be that one
Solved. Thanks everyone, for your help.
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05 Jul 2013   #13
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Most welcome glad you got it sorted
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05 Jul 2013   #14
chev65

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

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How do I know exactly which drivers I'm supposed to download? There's the same drivers from Intel, Atheos, and Realtek for example.
Using a wired connection simply go to the Windows Update Center and download what they have for your machine. Windows update can be accessed from the start menu.
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How do I know exactly which drivers I'm supposed to download? There's the same drivers from Intel, Atheos, and Realtek for example.
Using a wired connection simply go to the Windows Update Center and download what they have for your machine. Windows update can be accessed from the start menu.
I did that and it updated 14 new things, but it still won't allow wireless.
Hmm I wonder what could have solved it.

I'm willing to bet that after the 14 updates the wireless magically started working again after dialing in the SSID etc., since Windows updates was the last thing you tried and all.
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