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: 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: 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...