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Windows 7: Wifi not working

01 Apr 2014   #1
dilshad

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Wifi not working

Hi friends,
my laptop is Acer TravelMate 5744z, it has Atheros AR5B125 wireless network adaptor, it was worked fine till yesterday, it was stopped working when i messed up with device manager and uninstalled it along with it's drivers.
After that i have tried updating and installing driver with with my driver cd and other atheros drivers downloaded from internet but there was no luck.
Someone please help me solving this problem.


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01 Apr 2014   #2
matts6887

Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Did you mistakenly uninstall/remove any other device from the device manager besides the wireless adapter(s)?
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01 Apr 2014   #3
DMHolt57

Win7 Home Premium x64 W10Pro&Home
 
 

Why don't u try restoring the laptop to a few days ago...
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02 Apr 2014   #4
HarriePateman

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Agree with DMHolt57 Restore the PC to an earlier point.
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02 Apr 2014   #5
dilshad

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by matts6887 View Post
Did you mistakenly uninstall/remove any other device from the device manager besides the wireless adapter(s)?
yes , i removed wireless network adapter and broadcom netlink controller, but broadcom netlink controller seems to be ok when i have updated drivers with the driver cd
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02 Apr 2014   #6
dilshad

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Harribo2014 View Post
Agree with DMHolt57 Restore the PC to an earlier point.
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DMHolt57 View Post
Why don't u try restoring the laptop to a few days ago...
unfortunately, there is no system restore point available before this incident
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