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  • Forum Thread: 5521 No wireless network available

    My Dell 15R-5521 lap top was working fine for the past year and a half. I went to use it today and all of a sudden I can't access my wireless internet. The only way to acquire internet is through the Ethernet port. In the network drivers, only the Realtek Family Controller is there. Just one driver...
  • Forum Thread: Intel 6235 adapter in the XPS 13 Ultrabook

    Been *** for two years. Intel and havent solved the problem, Had to restart the card all the time. No BIOS- or driver updates helped. Now I changed for an Intel N-6300, it's like a new computer.
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS M1530, Vista 32-bit. Ethernet Network Adapter not found.

    Hello, I'm operating XPS M1530 from 2008 on Windows Vista 32-bit. Recently I've lost my Ethernet connection. As I investigated the case, I've noticed no Ethernet device is listed in the Device Manager under Network Adapters. I've checked what is the standard equipment and it is Marvell...
  • Forum Thread: DELL WIRELESS ADAPTER DEVICE NOT FOUND

    when i install "dell wireless wlan 1502 half mini-card" on my "dell inspiron 15r n5110" laptop. then an error occurs during installation. this shows dell wireless adapter not found ,the device may not present or could been ejected.aborting installation ,please insert the card and...
  • Forum Thread: Constantly need to "reset wireless network adapter"

    Setup: Ethernet from modem to router then: Ethernet from router to Desktop Ethernet from router to Ooma (Phone) Ethernet from router to Sonos Controller About 1/2 a year ago, I would typically lose my wireless internet connection once or twice every hour I was using my laptop. I kept having...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 15 7537 - Wireless network unable to find adapter

    Hi all, Been fighting this for over a week now and really hoping someone can help out here. My bluetooth adapter became corrupted last week (device manager said Windows shut it down - error Code 43). I reinstalled the drivers - with the help of Dell tech support to make sure I was using the right...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1558 - Intel wifi technology : Adapter not found

    I have been battling for days trying to figure out why the wifi keeps disconnecting after around 5 minutes of switching the laptop on. Tried many options to resolve it but none of them worked. After applying the cmd option and using ipconfig / all, this is what I got. Please advise me what to do next...
  • Forum Thread: Could not find the MODEM device for this driver.

    Hi, I have a Dell XPS 8300 desktop and I recently performed a full wipe on it. I have all my other drivers installed fine, but I am unable to get the network adapter drivers to work. The modem driver refuses to install simply saying "Driver Installation Failed: Could not find the MODEM device for...
  • Forum Thread: Dell N5010 WiFi doesn't work it shows "Limited Access" but Wired Connection works fine

    All of a sudden the WiFi in my Laptop stopped working, it detects every WiFi routers nearby and also connects but the internet doesn't work. Sometimes the network icon will have "Yellow exclamation Mark". I doubt there is any problem with settings because it happened all of sudden and...
  • Forum Thread: Dell e6240 "A physical wifi adapter is not installed" but still connects to internet?

    Hey guys! So here's the deal, I have two Dell e6240 laptops. The only differences between them would be a back-lit keyboard and that one hard drive is 216GB and the other is 285GB. One has a bad stick of RAM (285GB without back light) so I decided to swap the hard drives so I can use the larger...
  • Forum Thread: Wireless adapter disappeared from device manager

    Greetings, I have a Dell XPS L502X, and it was working fine, with wireless connection. Today, I turned it on and I received a message from Intel wireless that "No physical adapter was found". I use Windows 7 Ultimate. I tried ipconfig -all and no wireless adapter was listed. I tried...
  • Forum Thread: Wireless network adapter not working after reinstall

    I have a dell vostro 1450. I upgraded from windows 7 professional to ultimate yesterday. After the update i installed all the drivers in c:\dell\drivers . All installed properly except the wireless adapter driver. The install starts n then it automatically closes without completing, sometimes it show...
  • Forum Thread: Continuous wifi adapter disconnects even after trying the suggested fixes in other posts

    The wifi connection of this PC is the only device to drop from the connection every single day, multiple times a day. Not very useful when information needs to be continuously synced. I have tried other "suggestions" or "resolutions" in posts so far, with no luck. This has never been...
  • Forum Thread: Adapter not found; Wimax not ready

    Hello There! I recently formatted my OS and installed new copy of Windows 7. I installed all the drivers for proper functioning of my laptop. But following are messages I have under notification box; 1. Intel My wifi technology: Adapter not found 2. Intel Proset/wireless Wimax Wimax not ready...
  • Forum Thread: No wireless network connection found in my new dell

    I bought this new dell inspiron 15 3521. But can't see wireless network connection. Tried with several drivers but no success. I have windows 7 32 bit installed. Please help me getting the correct driver. Below are the details. .
  • Forum Thread: Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller is disconnected from network.

    I noticed my internet was slower then usual, when I check my logbook, Ifound one warning says: Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller is disconnected from network. PC: Dell Inspiron 545 with Vista My driver is version : 6.241.623.2010 , quite old i think. And I tried update under Device Manager´╝îbut...
  • Forum Thread: How does a unique Dell mac address correlate to specific computer model? And where can I find a pic or description of that model.

    Hi. Discovered someone with a Dell tapped into my personal hotspot cuz when I ran IPconfig/all at my command line it showed a foreign mac address. As per macvendorlookup.com, I now know for sure it is a break 'n enter by a Dell computer owner. Is there somewhere on the Dell site, or in customer...
  • Forum Reply: RE: wireless driver for dell 3521 win 7

    For the love of tech pleaasseee heelp mee! I just bought a DELL 3521.It had Ubuntu installed on it, and it worked fine, but i decided to install Windows 8.After installing it, everything is fine, except for the Network Adapter.It's not working.It just not working.I tried installing all kind of...
  • Forum Thread: Can't connect to my network hard disk (NAS)

    Hi, I’ve recently bought a western digital my book world 1tb nas drive (WDH1NC20000) but for some reason i can’t access it wirelessly from my laptop. It’s attached to my belkin n+ router (F5D8235) and my laptop is a dell studio xps 1640 running a clean install of windows 7. I can access...
  • Forum Thread: NIC disapparead from my M1530

    I have an M1530 laptop with the Marvel Yukon ethernet port. It's been working fine until a couple days ago where it just disappeared from my list of adapters. The LED lights on the port are off and it's not listed in the Device Manager. I booted in Safe Mode, tried turning the NIC off and on...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Wireless 1520 PCIe card - Very slow connection

    Hi First post, please forgive me if posting protocols breached. I have a Dell Precision T3500 tower running Windows 7 Ultimate. This was built and shipped in March 2011 equipped with a EMEA Dell Wireless 1520 PCIe card, which has a wireless antenna attached to the port. The PC is about 30ft from...
  • Forum Thread: Wireless adapter missing

    I have re-installed XP then the drivers for my Inspiron B130 from the original discs, in the order recommended. I can access the internet OK, but I keep getting a message in the toolbar that says I need to install a wireless adapter. Anybody have this problem with a solution?
  • Forum Thread: Need Help Upgrading to Gigabit NIC in Dimension 1100/B110.

    I have a Linksys 10/100/1000 Gigabit NIC (m/n EG1032), which I've tried installing in my Dimension 1100/B110 without success. I followed the installation instructions from Linksys (i.e., open case and add card to motherboard, then start PC, at which point WINXP Pro should identify the new hardware...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS 420

    Help! I am OUT of ideas as to what is wrong with my computer. Initially it seemed a simple thing; my network card went bad. So I replaced the card with a Dynex Gigabit card and it seemed to work. Used the computer that day but the next day the computer wouldn't power up. So I checked the computer...
  • Forum Thread: Network Connection Status: Connected, but no packets received and no internet access

    Hello, Please help me trouble-shoot. Here are the major symptoms: Have been connected to business network via network cable connection for the last year and just moving out into the world of small home office and internet cafes. So far, no luck conntecting via wireless (intel pro 2915 ABG) or with...