Thanks for your help! I have a Presario V laptop running Vista which cannot connect to my home wireless network. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. After nearly 12 hours of updating everything seemed fine until I noticed the wireless adapter had vanished from device manager and was not found when I used search for new hardware. It successfully installed, but to no avail. Flaming or offending other users Illegal activities: This problem has been reported by lots of people.

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Ruri Ranbe preaario been working as a writer since This was helpful 1. If your problem is solved or question answered by my post, please click the Accepted Solution button in that post. Note on archived topics.

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If this wireless card is disabled, the antenna integrated into the component won’t detect Wi-Fi signals broadcast from the router, preventing the PC from seeing or connecting to the company network.

A couple of examples are below: Right clilck the device, select properties and look at the drop down. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates.

I will look in the manual to see if it is easily accessible. This worked great for me since I didn’t really care about loosing programs I didn’t have that many that took long to setup installed and I backed up all of my files. This topic has been archived.

USB wireless adapters plug into a USB port on the laptop, and after installing drivers and the software that accompanies the device, it should allow you to access an internet signal.

Our laptop used to not recognize wireless but would still connect if plugged in to the internet. Message 1 of 8. All you need is a jeweller’s philips screwdriver.

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The switch is located on compsq front of the Presario and to the right of the indicator lights.

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It will arrive this week and when it’s over I’ll share the results. My wireless went out on my Presario V very shortly after installing Didn’t find what you were looking for?



Presari method of installing the driver did you use? Yikes, even worse I thought!! After trying to reinstall the drivers, trying to do system restores, and messing around with it for forever, I finally tried backing up all my files, and reinstalling Vista to square one using System Recovery. She received an A.

Disk 2 of the recovery disk set you should have made by now. If that doesn’t get it done, then the switch or the adapter itself is possibly bad. Ranbe also has more than six years of professional information-technology experience, specializing in computer architecture, operating systems, networking, server administration, virtualization and Web design.

If doing that didn’t make a difference then I would pronounce the wireless module to be non functional jetwork replace it. Wireless doesnt work on my Compaq Presario V The Compaq Presario can’t connect to a wireless network unless it netsork a functioning wireless network adapter.

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