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Windows 7: The Network icon shows Not Connected, but I'm connected

08 Jan 2014   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by UsernameIssues View Post
I'm not sure what else to suggest.

Maybe others will have some ideas.
Dear UsernameIssues,
Many thanks for your consideration. :)

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08 Jan 2014   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

YES YES YES!!! Solved!!! Horaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa

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Many thanks for your consideration...
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13 May 2016   #13

Windows 7 Professional x64
Make sure the Network Connections service is enabled

None of the answers here worked, but I found the problem:

The Network Connections service was disabled.

That didn't seem to cause any problem other than the icon looking like a network cable, instead of the wireless signal bars.

To enable the service, press the Win key, they start typing "Service". Go to Services, find Network Connections (click on the Name column to sort), right click, Properties, and choose Startup Type to Manual. Start the service, and the icon should change to the Wireless settings one.
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