Networking, Internet, Wireless

Networking, Internet, Wireless
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  • Forum Thread: connects fine, but drops off & Intel PROset won't reconnect unless I restart windows

    I am using a laptop in my living room which connects fine to my home router located in the bedroom,a distance of 10 m (32 feet) from each other. When the connection between the 2 devices is lost, the only way to get it back is to start Windows because Intel Proset wireless won't reconnect to my home...
  • Forum Thread: Inspiron 3521 wireless problem

    Hi, I've tried to install wireless+Bluetooth driver, but it does not start install shield wizard, but vanishes. I've tried older versions too, with the same problem, I can't install wireless on the laptop - my operating system is win8 64 bit device identifiers: PCI\VEN_14E4&DEV_4365&SUBSYS_00161028&REV_01...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 1545 network controller driver needed!!!

    I did a re-install of Windows Vista 64-bit. I followed the age old rule of installing drivers in the correct order, one by one they all installed correctly. I was able to get the LAN to work...so i was able to install all windows updates and all that fun stuff. BUT, i went back to ensure i had...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Vostro 3400 - Windows 7 Professional 64-bit - DW1520 Wireless-N Half Mini-Card - Unable To Connect To 5GHz Band

    Good Afternoon / Evening - I am on my last nerve regarding my situation and I am hoping someone on this board can help me in some way, some form. My Linksys WRT400N router is not under warranty anymore so I can't receive any assistance through Linksys. I have a Dell Vostro 3400 running Windows...
  • Forum Thread: My inspiron N4050 is not showing any wifi networks!

    Hello Dell! I got a problem .. I bought new laptop ( inspiron N4050 ) 1 month ago, bought access point to make home wireless signal from my wired TP LINK router .. every thing went good that time, now I wanted to change my windows from win7 prof to win7 ultimate so I had to format the system...
  • Forum Reply: Re: How do I install again my wireless driver?

    Hi I do have a 15R 5537. I have used my service tag to locate the appropriate drivers but nothing I've downloaded so far has installed successfully. To this day I have not had wireless working. What is the exact wireless controller I have? Where are the appropriate drivers for Win7...
  • Forum Thread: Blue Screen with dell wireless card

    Hey, I have a wireless switch at home, but my inspiron 1525 (dell wireless card 1395) is not able to connect to it fully. It gives limited connectivity and when i try to disable or enable it, windows crashes with STOP 000000D0. The microsoft site tells me to put some value in registry to stop getting...
  • Forum Thread: Wi-fi for Optiplex GX620 SFF

    Does anybody have any recommendations for a wi-fi card for a GX620 SFF? The computer has the following card slots: one PCI-e x1 and one PCI-e x16. I can find full size PCI and mini PCI-e cards, but not the ones to fit my computer! I'm surprised I'm having such a difficult time. I prefer a...
  • Forum Thread: Problems with reinstallation can detect internet but cannot connect

    I have an Inspiron 1545 and I have been reading the forums and after the 2nd try realized that I had to reinstall the drivers in a specific order for my wireless internet to work. I have reinstalled the drivers onto the network again in the specified order however I am still unable to connect to the...
  • Forum Reply: Re: WIFI problems on Dell xps 15 L521X

    Hello there, I've been following this thread for a certain time since I planned to buy this L521X. Since I received this amazing laptop I started testing the WiFi signal. When I'm next to the router antennas the signal is not perfect, but is enough. I mean, even if I'm close to the...
  • Forum Thread: Intel wireless utility blocking network connection. Dell Inspirion 6400

    Hi all. Bear with me, this is a long one coz I wanted to get all the details in. Had a really frustrating evening on Thursday setting up a new wireless router at my aunties house. This is the router: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Linksys-Cisc...pr_product_top I actually had no probs with that part...
  • Forum Thread: Wired/Wireless conflict?

    I've got a brand-new XPS 8700 -- just took it out of the box on Saturday. Comes with both a standard Ethernet board and a wireless one. Windows 7 Home Premium pre-loaded, but I don't think that matters because it now dual-boots into either Win7 or Ubuntu 12.04 and the symptoms are the same in...
  • Forum Thread: Intel WiFi Link 5300 unable to reconnect to ANY network

    Every time I close the lid of my Studio XPS 1645, Windows 7 enters sleep just like it should. The only problem is, when I wake it back up, I am unable to reconnect to any wireless network unless I either reboot, or disable and then re-enable the wireless adapter... it's extremely frustrating. This...
  • Forum Thread: Dell XPS m1530 loses wireless... and stays lost

    I have had this problem since day one of getting this computer. First off, it doesn't like to find wireless connections. I am at a university and I know for a fact that five different connections should appear when in a certain location. When at that location, they won't show up unless I restart...
  • Forum Thread: latitude E6400 wired + wireless = no internet

    Hello everyone, Since 3 or more weeks I have an issue with my latitude E6400, if the wifi is ON and the ethernet wire is plugged I cannot access to internet, I have to switch OFF my WIFI to get internet back. Can you help me with this issue it's kind of annoying. Thank you
  • Forum Thread: 1505 Draft 802.11n WLAN Mini-Card

    I need to know what is the accessory connected to this. It's long and black and at the end has a small box with a blue light. I was hoping to order one on ebay! Thanks, ss
  • Forum Thread: autoswitch wireless / lan

    hi, need to configure ( GPO or program), all the laptop DELL ( E43xx, E54xx,E55xx ) of my company ( 2000 laptops), for an autoswitching to lan or wireless ( if cable plug or not) . It is possible with the dell connection manager , but it's not the same softtware on all the DELL PC's and this...
  • Forum Thread: Re-installed Windows 7 Home Premium but no wireless connection?

    I'm trying to figure out what my network card is called and how I get drivers for it... Here is my computer model: Dell P10F001 Inspiron N5010 It is a laptop.
  • Forum Thread: Blocking of internet connection?

    Hi there, I'm using a Dell vostro vista and having problems connecting to the internet. The wireless internet at my place is called 'james' and I think I may have blocked it or something. The problem is that the computer is able to detect other wireless connections but not 'james...
  • Forum Thread: Internal Bluetooth?

    I have a Dell Inspiron E1505 that my dad bought for me for college, & the BIOS seems to think that it has an internal Bluetooth antenna, as I can apparently make it visible or invisible to the OS, but I can't seem to figure out to actually use it. Another thing that leads me to believe that I...
  • Forum Thread: wireless problem

    I can connect to wireless networks, but then i can't connect to the internet. Unless I'm connected to my home wireless network, which works fine. But any other netowrk, i can connect to fine, it says i have a good connection, but I can't get online. I'm using an Inspiron 6400. thanks
  • Forum Reply: Re: Inspiron N5110 w/Centrino N1030 Wireless Card - Wireles does not see networks on startup

    Centrino N1030 wireless does not perform - 'flutters' -> connects to Verizon Actiontec AP, attempted internet access fails, disconnects, repeat process, loops here indefinatly. have tried tec-support - this has been with two different systems Dell and HP always the same failure!!! Works...
  • Forum Thread: Problem with Connecting via Wireless

    I have an inspiron 1525 with Windows Vista Home premium. I have been connected to my dads internet via my wireless on my laptop for about 5 months. When I tried to connect yesterday it went onto the google page and when i tried to go to different pages it froze but then occasionally went onto the...
  • Forum Thread: can not enable Bluetooth discovery on Dell Inspiron 15R SE with Win 8

    When I go to my BT settings on my brand new laptop (with the latest drivers just downloaded), I cannot save the settings (BT discovery, notifications, show icons). I get a 'Bluetooth Service Error' saying the new settings can't be changed. Needless to say I can't make the...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Dell Inspiron N5110 Wireless cannot connect

    Well, I've tried both methods suggested here without any success. Dell's driver page is pretty vague after you enter your specific computer (like why does it give me an option for nvidia drivers when I don't have an nvidia supported video card?). So, I downloaded the probable drivers and...