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Windows 7: possibly solved my wireless problem?

19 Feb 2010   #1

possibly solved my wireless problem?

hi guys,some on you might know i like many other people on this forum have been having problems it seems that acer has finally udated there driver surrport and download on there website i checked it out and it says that my model is compatable with windows 7 thats great i thought but heres my problem it has all drivers for all versions except for 64 bit it has vista 64 bit drivers but not windows 7. so i download the 64 bit driver for vista and installed it in compatability mode.

will this solve my problem?

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19 Feb 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64Bit

Only one way to really fine out. Try it. Also vista drivers shouldn't require to be installed in compatb mode i wouldn't think.
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19 Feb 2010   #3


the problem still seems to happen i think i will just go and buy and copy of 32 bit for about 200dollars once i can get the money. unless you or someone can help me solve this problem it is really starting to get to me.
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19 Feb 2010   #4


i just checked and IPV4 is enabled how would i try IPv6 would that help?
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