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: 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: Inspiron N5010 windows 7 64bit wireless driver not functioning

    Inspiron 15 Intel (N5010) After purchasing a new hard drive for my laptop and reloading windows 7 home premium 64 bit, i began downloading the appropriate drivers most of them seemed to work, except for my wireless adapter that doesnt want to pick up, I have tried the dell support website...
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron 5520 Wireless not working in Linux

    I have a Dell Inspiron 5520 laptop. This laptop is listed as "ubuntu ready" (ubuntu 11.10 preinstalled only???) but I can't seem to find a driver for ubuntu 12.04, Debian squeezy, Mint 14 etc... I have tried many solutions from all over the google, but nothing seems to work. Please...
  • Forum Thread: Ethernet and wireless not working (brand spanking new Inspiron N4050)

    I just bought a new laptop today here in Chile, South America. It's a Dell Inspiron N4050, running Windows 7 Home Basic, Service Pack 1. I haven't been able to connect to the internet via an ethernet cable nor wirelessly. The wireless indicator is on (duh!) and the ethernet cable works with a...
  • Forum Reply: Re: Network enable/disable repair - now unable to

    i have a D420 lattitude and get exactly the same messages when i try to repair the wireless connection. did you ever figuure out the problem? i too can do this in device manager but what a pain..... please help!
  • Forum Thread: wireless cetificate

    Both my son and I have latitude d620's. I can log onto my home wireless network (netgear 3300) but my son's computer sees the network and says it is connected but that a certificate is missing. How do I get the certificate on his computer. I can't tell what I have that he doesn't.
  • Forum Thread: ip address problems

    have tried everything I can read and lookup to fix my IPaddress with no luck Please sombody Help me!! It is a Inspiron Laptop 6000 laptop,I treid ipconfig /release,ipconfig /renew ,I restored it 2 times,I clean the hard drive up ,reset my modem and the laptop,turn off fire wall and we did it all again...
  • Forum Thread: Help - Cannot install wireless adapter driver

    From the Dell Drivers and Downloads page, I downloaded the WiFi Link 5300 driver (R213215.exe) assuming it would enable my WiFi to run. I tried to install it and was met with an error message: "This installation is not supported on this operating system version. The setup application will exit."...
  • Forum Thread: What was Dell thinking with the XT2 laptop?

    I have a couple XT2's with WLAN (wi-fi) and WWAN (mobile broadband) cards. After fiddling with it for a while, I learned from Dell's tech support that the XT2 cannot have both the WWAN and WLAN cards active at the same time. There is a BIOS setting that allows you to enable one or the other,...
  • Forum Thread: ar9285 wireless problem[please help me]

    hi all ; i just got dell inspiron n5110 which has ar9285 wireless card. i upgraded system windows 7 64 bit.. but windows cant load my wireless driver automatically. then i tried to install it manually from support.dell.com... but i cant find correct driver.. please help me ; in systeminfo output...
  • Forum Reply: Rockstar please help.... Still unable to connect to wifi

    Just lost at this stage and getting really frustrated. I followed all your instructions and still getting nowhere - is it me? I am doing something wrong? Please help Rick. Appreciate your patience so far!! Louise.
  • Forum Thread: Dell Inspiron M101z wireless speed is 72.0 Mbps max. Why?

    Hi, My Inspiron M101z which I bought last year is supposed to have 802.11n wireless support. However, my wireless speed never exceeds 72.0 Mbps no matter what I do. My router is Linksys WRT160N v3. I've tried everything, setting mode to N-Only, setting channel width to 40Mhz. The result is always...
  • Forum Thread: I can connect to wireless but cannot browse internet

    I have been at this for WEEKS. I have a dell inspiron 1525 laptop. For the past 2 months I have not been able to browse internet using a wireless connection. When I use my air card (using it now) I have no problems. My landlord had same problem with her Dell Laptop. She called Dell and they used remote...