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NetStart The system seems to lack either a network card

Q: NetStart The system seems to lack either a network card

I just got this today, I'm on desktop and I've had this for 4 years, send help

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A: NetStart The system seems to lack either a network card

Hi, go to search and type:- command prompt, right click on the returned command prompt and select "run as administrator" an elevated cmd prompt will open, copy all the cmd text below and right click anywhere in the cmd window select "paste" the cmd will append to the prompt.

wmic nic get AdapterType, AutoSense, Name, Installed, MACAddress, PNPDeviceID,PowerManagementSupported, Speed, StatusInfo /Format:List > 0 & notepad 0

Press enter, this tells us what windows see's as your network cards, notepad will open with data, please copy and paste this data into your reply.

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Whenever i boot up my computer, it sends me to a screen where it says "windows is loading files" and then a message box pops up saying The system seems to lack either network cards or network drivers help

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The system seems to lack either 'network cards or network drivers'
I just got this problem today, I've had this computer for 4 years, is there solution?


also I am on a desktop

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I want to connect our old system purchased in early 2000 with no network card, and our new system that has an Integrated Intel PRO 10/100 Ethernet. I prefer to use a wired router as opposed to a wireless, as I think this will have the least amount of problems. So I know we need a router, cables for each system to connect to the router, network cards in each computer, and then the modem is connected to the router. Is there anything else I need?

I have already installed additional RAM in our computer so I think I could install a network card (unless it is more complicated than that). Since I'm not very good with all the technical jargon I wasn't exactly sure what to look for in the old system's information with regards to a network card. This is what I found: Networking PCI card; expansion cards - 10 & 100Mbps network card; full-length 32 bit PCI expansion card slots. What should I look for to install on this computer? I am not so concerned with file sharing, I think I can tackle that later (unless it has to be done right away when setting up a network). Right now we just want to be able to use our computers at the same time and have them both be connected to the internet.

Dell Dimension XPS T600r
Intel Pent III 600E MHz
256 RAM (I will also be adding another 256)
IE 6

The new system:
Dimension E510
Intel Pent 4 630 w/HT (3.0GHz, 800FSB)
1GB @ 400MHz
WINS XP Media Center 2005

A:How to connect an old system with no network card and a new system with a card?

You won't have any problems, a easy way is to put a PCI ethernet card in the old pc and connect the two boxes with a crossover cable and add a second card to the new box and connect the crossover cable to that. Then enable internet connection sharing in the new box. The other way is like you said use a router.

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Hey guys, first post. Just having a problem that's been bugging me for a while. I've got no net on MY PC. This is in a network of 3 PC's (2 of which are wireless) and i'm hardwired. The wireless PC's net works fine, and mine for some reason doesn't. I'll post an ipconfig /all screenshot to see if you guys can detect anything (afaik, i can see my DNS suffix missing, which is weird for some reason, and replacing that didnt fix it). I've also changed the DNS's to the ones on the working PC's, no luck. I've tried system restores, different cables, and even formatted my pc to no avail. Any tips would be appreciated. (Since my PC is formatted, i have installed nothing except usual drivers, GFX, NIC and the such).

For now, time for me to sleep. Thanks, and seeya.

A:Lack of internet for One PC in a network


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Hi all,

I'm experiencing some problems with a standard 56K dial-up connection in that (after the handshaking) no traffic is occurring between the PC and ISP host.

This PC did have a firewall (Norman Internet Control) installed, which ceased to work after a mailbox filter application was installed. Both these apps have now been uninstalled, but still nothing happens with the dial-up.

I'm fairly sure that I purged the registry of related information, however some Windows services remain; they are not started though. The O/S is Windows XP Home Edition.

Also, this DUN connection works fine on a different PC, with the same settings, so I've pretty much ruled out a bad server connection.

Has anyone seen anything like this before, or know of any tools to analyse the traffic with a view to identifying blockages or faults ?

Any reply appreciated.

A:Dial-up Network Traffic (or lack of)

I have seen that before on a friend's computer. Repairing Internet Explorer did the trick.

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hey, im going to college next year and they told me that if u have win xp Home on ur comp, u wont be able to use some of the features on their network. they said to get Pro, but i already have a free upgrade CD to the home edition that came with my comp. does any1 have any ideas as to what these "restrictions" could be on a college network if im using Home instead of Pro? thx

A:lack of options using win XP Home on a network?

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I have a desktop computer running Windows 7 (64 bit) O.S. with a Nvidia Geforce 8800 GT video card. (Motherboard is Gigabyte EX38-DS4 with 4meg ram).
I also have the Fusion HDTV DVB-T Plus Digital TV capture card installed with the latest software upgrade Ver. 3.90.
Whilst I have no problem watching live TV (free to air) on my computer, I do have a real problem recording any live show.
The computer will start automatic recording, but after 1 or 2 minutes it either freezes (ie. stop recording) or shuts down and then restarts my computer.
Is their anything that I may do to fix the above described problem, or am I pushing my TV capture card too hard?

Also when recording from my VCR through the Fusion HDTV DVB-T Plus Digital TV capture card, I can only obtain video but NO sound (audio). The sound "missing" is really my MAIN problem!!!
Have tried submitting this problem through DVICO for at least 5 months with no reply, they are ABSOLUTELY USELESS in my eyes.

Thank you for any information you can offer me.

Mike Muzyka

A:Lack of Sound thru Fusio TV capture card

Originally Posted by mikejm

I have a desktop computer running Windows 7 (64 bit) O.S. with a Nvidia Geforce 8800 GT video card. (Motherboard is Gigabyte EX38-DS4 with 4meg ram).
I also have the Fusion HDTV DVB-T Plus Digital TV capture card installed with the latest software upgrade Ver. 3.90.
Whilst I have no problem watching live TV (free to air) on my computer, I do have a real problem recording any live show.
The computer will start automatic recording, but after 1 or 2 minutes it either freezes (ie. stop recording) or shuts down and then restarts my computer.
Is their anything that I may do to fix the above described problem, or am I pushing my TV capture card too hard?

Also when recording from my VCR through the Fusion HDTV DVB-T Plus Digital TV capture card, I can only obtain video but NO sound (audio). The sound "missing" is really my MAIN problem!!!
Have tried submitting this problem through DVICO for at least 5 months with no reply, they are ABSOLUTELY USELESS in my eyes.

Thank you for any information you can offer me.

Mike Muzyka

Hi mike, I can only refer you to our sister site Windows 7 Forums we specialise in problems with windows vista, but don't worry, we are not pushing you away from us, we just have little knowledge of the latest operating system, sorry.


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I would greatly appreciate any help in this matter as I am well over my head with this problem.

My lab computer is now unusable and I was forced to acquire a new one. The problem is that I need the computer to connect with a Digidata (Axon - Molecular Device) for physiological recordings through a SCSI card (Advansys SCSI Host Adapter PCI\VEN_10CD&DEV_1300). This Digidata would only be compatible with Windows XP as under Vista and 7 a usb port was used instead of the SCSI card. To make everything works with windows 7, I would have to purchase the newer version of the Digidata software which is too expensive for our lab to afford at point in time.

I was given a new Acer Aspire M3450 to fully erase and install windows XP (regretful mistake I now realize). The newly formatted computer under Windows XP runs ok, but as everyone would expect I am out of some drivers. I check the Acer website, but none are for Windows XP (not surprising). Here is the list:
Audio device on high definition audio bus Func_01&Ven_1002&Dev_791A and Func_01&Ven_10EC&Dev_0662
Ethernet controller PCI\Ven_10EC&Dev_8168
SM bus controller PCI\Ven_1002&Dev_4385
Universal serial bus controller PCI\Ven_186F&Dev_7023
Video controller PCI\Ven_1002&Dev_9715

I have 3 questions. Do I need the SM bus controller and USB controller drivers? I could use this computer without the audio, ethernet and vga drivers if such is the case. I tried to use a usb key and it seemed to work fine... Read more

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I struggle with a problem already the present day. Namely, I bought a new computer: MSI b75ma-e33, Intel ? Pentium ? Processor G2030 and other components. I think the problem lies in the motherboard, but how to solve it I have no idea.

Namely, after installing Windows 8 (64 bit) 1020 Twinhan card is working properly:

The signal is good, the programs are searched without a problem. Unfortunately, after the first restart, there is some problem that I do not know how to solve. The signal is again, but all programs from the list does not work anymore. Channel scan also shows the quality of the signal but the program can not find any channels.


I would add that the old equipment (Abit KN9), and the same system, everything worked as it should. Does anyone know how to solve this problem?


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I'm looking to run Aztaka which has this as it's ONLY system requirements (there is no minimum or recommended)

* 256 MB (512 MB recommended) DirectX 9.0c compliant video card with Shader Model 2.0
* Intel Pentium 2.0 GHz or higher processor
* 2 GB of available system memory

I have:

*512 MB DDR2 DirectX 10 compliant with Shader Model 4 (Radeon HD 3650)
*AMD Atholon 2.0 GHZ 2400+
*1 GB of memory (Usually 700 MB available)

The demo runs fine.

What do you all think? The games support community has abandoned the game like it was the Mayan civilization so no response from those whom would actually be in the know.

A:Can a good video card make up for lack of RAM?

Basically no. One component won't just make up for a deficiency in another simply because they have such very different roles. It's like a hospital can't make up for a lack of doctors by having more Accountants or managers around; Accountants and managers don't do doctoring.

If the Demo works fine you might possibly be lucky and find that the system requirements were set too high and you might be able to tune down some of the features to get an acceptable level of performance. But having a better graphics card won't in itself be compensation.

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I am a great example of how a little learning is a dangerous thing. After a disasterous Acer laptop purchase (boooo!), I inherited a custom build Czech desktop (I live abroad.) After dealing with a particularly nasty virus, I decided to attempt a little clean-up. Notice to *****s: Don?t do this.

For the last three days, I have been researching how I managed to remove the sound from the machine. My research shows that I am not alone, but a hundred tech websites later and countless downloads later, I am ready to eat my ?humble pie? and admit I need professional help.

I run Windows 2000 Professional.
Aida32 reports I have nothing under Multimedia->Windows Audio.
PCI device is Intel 82801BA(M) ICH2 ? AC?97 Audio Controller (B-1)

My device manager insists that Windows has found new hardware and would like to update ?Multimedia Audio Controller,? but can never find any hardware to do the deed. The device manager also indicates the yellow exclamation point over the controller, as well as a question mark icon for the PCI device.

Now I know I have a sound card because I had sound before I attempted this disaster. Removing the cover of the CPU yielded nothing certain. I have downloaded Belarc, Aida, and DriverScan (among others) to isolate the information I need. I?m still clueless.

Now you see how dangerous I am! Please stop me before I do something even worse! As a night time addict to old-time radio streams, this silence is killing me. Sadly, and ... Read more

A:Lack of Audio - Driver? Card? User Idiocy?

You don't have a sound card, you need the driver for your on-board audio.
Look here:



By reading this link you may be better off buying a sound card:

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So, I have windows XP, I use a sprint broadband card for internet connectivity and it was being really slow... so I disconnected it using the connection manager, unplugged the USB card, and the connection manager said it was ready (normally when you unplug the card it says insert wireless device) So just for grins, I clicked connect... and I'm connected to the internet. There is wireless available in my office, but my wireless card is disabled in network connections. I'm confused. Any insight would be great. Here's my ipconfig:

Microsoft Windows XP [Version 5.1.2600]
(C) Copyright 1985-2001 Microsoft Corp.

C:\Documents and Settings\Ron Fritzemeier>ipconfig /all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : company-845b886
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Unknown
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

PPP adapter CDMA:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : WAN (PPP/SLIP) Interface
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-53-45-00-00-00
Dhcp Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : No
IP Address. . . . . . . . . . . . :
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . :
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Disabled

C:\Documents and Settings\Ron Fritzemeier>

A:Solved: Sprint Card (or a lack thereof) acting up

I have no idea how you connect with that IPCONFIG if that CDMA adapter has been removed!

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Hi all.

HEEELLLLPPPP. My daughter is driving me nuts.

I recently bought her a PC as she destroyed her laptop. It is connected to the net via a wireless network. Everything was going alright until a week ago when she could no longer log on.

I have moved her pc near my own pc so i can work on trying to sort the problem but i'm stumped.

I have a dsl modem connected to a D Link 514 wireless router which should connect to her netgear WG111v2 USB wireless network connection.

I managed to get connection a couple of times (God knows how) but it won't connect to the net. I've tried resetting the winsock, renewing the ip address on both pc's. Still nothing.

Can anyone help as my daughter is a MSN freak and this lack of communication is driving her up the wall.

Thanks in Advance

A:Solved: My lack of wireless network is driving me nuts.

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I am running XP SP1 on a Dell Demension D800 laptop. Today , I had reason to create a restore point. The wizard seemed to hang when trying to do this. Task manager said it was not responding.

Later I checked the available restore points and the one I just created was there but no others. Actually, there was one from 1 1/2 months ago when I loaded SP S&D.

I use my computer constantly.

Why don't I have any restore points? (The box is unchecked for turning it off - I did look).

How do I set it to create points more frequently? The wizard is less than helpfull.

A:System Restore Points (Lack of Them)


Go to control Panel double click system and under the system restore tab make sure that the disk space usage is set to max.

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I have a brand new SSD that I just installed Windows on using an Ultimate Upgrade Disk and followed the "Clean Install using an Upgrade Disk" tutorial on here, and also the "Relocate Users folders during Windows 7 Installation" tutorial after Windows was actually installed.

According to the first tutorial the Windows install SHOULD have created a system reserved partition since the whole SSD was unallocated space, yet it did not.

Now I DID have Ubuntu installed on another HDD which had a partition marked as Active, and for some reason one of my other drives was also marked as Active, since I reinstalled Windows I have now removed the Ubuntu Partitions and I have now set the other drive that wasn't meant to be Active, as Inactive, and set my "C" drive which is marked as Boot, as Active.

However before I go about reinstalling MORE software (so far just Flash Player and Antivirus software), I would rather format C and reinstall again if it would properly give me the 100Mb System Reserved Partition that is so useful when Windows breaks itself.

So can someone tell me by looking at the provided screenshot of Disk Management whether another fresh install will actually create the 100Mb System Reserved partition that I want on my drive.

A:Lack of 100Mb System Reserved

Your system files got written to Disk 1 because you did not unplug all other drives and it was marked active when you did the install.

You do not need a SR partition.

Re install windows and this time unplug all the other hard drives, if you want a SR partition just delete the drive to unallocated space.

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Hello guys, first time poster here, long time pc user, still at some kind of advanced-frustrated-beginner stage.

Anyway rather than in a simple manner explain technical terms with other technical error terms (which I don't know anyway), please bear with me as I walk you through my situation:
I've moved in with my GF and her dad and he's the guy that set up all the net stuff here (was before my time) and now he can't really remember how everything's connected, which became a problem when we recently bumped into some issues with the connection. So I took it upon myself to try to get the thing running and this I did, at the expense of having to disconnect a firewall which to me seems like a worthy sacrifice to have internet access.

My GF's computer does not agree. Mine and her fathers computers are both able to connect however. So why is her PC being a troublemaker? This I do not know but since I disconnected the firewall I thought that I should try to not have her PC connect to specific addresses (I guess that firewalls use specific addresses to make sure your stuff works and other people trying to get at your stuff doesn't? Ramblings of a madman or an IT guy in the making? Take your pick). So I set it to auto and hoped for the best but rather than doing what it did before, which was to display as connected but nothing worked, it instead failed to get an IP.

So my next train of thought was that her PC is one of the few that still connects t... Read more

A:Solved: Connection issues, home network (or the lack thereof)

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I have just brought a Hp Dc5800 Business Desktop Pc Core 2 Duo E8200 with windows XP which is working fine. I put a brand new ZyXEL G-302 wireless network card in it and tried to boot the computer but it just lights up and then shuts itself down and keeps doing that until I disconnect the power. I have tried the wireless card in another computer which works fine just wondered if anyone had any ideas?


A:System won't boot after installing network card

If there is another slot available on the motherboard try switching the card to a different slot. (NIC cards usually like to have "Bus Mastering" enabled on the slot as well.) I had an old HP 300 Mhz desktop that did the same thing. Switched the card to a different slot and it booted fine.

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Hello all,

I am new here so please let me know if I need to provide more information but my problem is as follows:

I got a TP-Link archer t9e network card and I have an asus z87-k motherboard. I can fit it in fine and the system recognizes when I boot it up. So far, so great. Now go to install the drivers and it does. Then once the installation has finished my system completely freezes. I can boot it up in safe mode to uninstall the drivers and then it works fine again. Is there a way to get this card to work on my computer or is it just incompatible?

Oh, and my operating system is Windows 7 64 bit.

A:Network card drivers freeze system

Hi Welcome to Seven Forums ... Try the Driver from the Link below
Download for Archer T9E V1 - Welcome to TP-LINK

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Hi All,

I'm working on a clients notebook [HP presario R3205ap with XP pro SP3] that has an issue with the broadcom wireless network card... the notebook has the network card showing a yellow exclamation mark in device manager and the error message "the driver is missing or corrupt, please reinstall driver" When uninstalling driver, using the "find new hardware" option in control panel, windows gets to the "search for driver" section in the installation wizard and then freezes up the whole system, with a reboot holding down the power button to restart the only solution. I've tried downloading the latest driver from HP, uninstalling the driver in device manager and attempting to install the new driver, but again the system freezes when the device manager refreshes itself when searching for the driver.
Can anyone help??

Here are the stats:
HP Presario R3205AP Notebookl
3.2GHz Pentium 4
2GB Ram
XP Pro SP3
Broadcom 54g 802.11g WLAN card

A:Broadcom wireless network card freezing system

You might try disabling the device, deleting the driver files yourself, and rebooting.

Then download the new drivers, install them, reboot and then re-enable the device so plug and play will detect them.

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I've recently bought a thinkpad t560 serial number R9******, and I was really happy with it.
Installed Ubuntu and started working.
Till I wanted to start up this morning and got an "1802: Unauthorized network card is plugged in - Power off and remove the network card." error.
what to do?
greetz,  ynze
Moderator note: serial number removed to prevent abuse.  For reference associated MT-M is 20FJS40U00

A:1802: Unauthorized network card is plugged in - Power off and remove the network card.

Are you the original owner?  Was the BIOS recently updated?

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I am trying to set up the company's workstations for wake on LAN and experiencing strange issues. I have two identical workstations except one is 32bit and the other is 64bit.

Each is an identical model HP and have identical NICs with identical drivers version and date.
Yet, the power management options are different and wake up behavior is different as well.

The 32bit machine, when PnPCapabilities. is set to
280 Keeps the setting after restart and loads Windows.

However, the 64bit machine resets back
PnPCapabilities to 24 or keeps it at 100 if set to that but never loads Windows.
Meaning, the Nic wakes up the computer, lights flash, screen blinks, but Windows never loads. In fact, to get into Windows at this point, I need to press the "power button" to turn chassis off and again to start the computer.
This question was originally posted by me in answer.microsoft.com  and then the person helping referred me here.

Google search term "Windows 7 network card power management half wakes the computer"
(unfortunately I am not allowed to post pictures or links yet, since i've just created my account)

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1802 unauthorized network card is plugged in  hmm and the card it self is from lenovo??? is EM7455 4G not approved to work under a T470p?? 

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Hi,due to a problem with the screen turning black in tablet mode I've opened the case on a newly acquired (a refurbished model) Lenovo Yoga 260 to check for cable connection.I did not touch any circuit/ chip/ component, apart from gently nudging the screen connection cable. Upon the following reboot the system was halted on this error:"1802: Unauthorized network card is plugged in - Power off and remove the network card." I tried this solution without success. If I unplug the Wlan board everything works as expected. If I plug it back the same error is thrown. Could you suggest a solution?Also, where can I find a list of whitelisted wlan adapters for Lenovo Yoga 260. May be they've installed a non whitelisted one on this refurbished system, although it would not make sense for it to throw the error just after opening the case. Thanks for any help.All the best.

A:1802 Unauthorized network card without installing a new card. Lenovo yoga 260

Welcome to the CommunityDo you remember the symbols at the end of the string with error 1802? 4 groups of 4 symbols each, via slash? At least two first groups?

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Hi all,

I recently bought a relatively expensive sound card on Amazon and after the second boot of my PC with the card installed and working my on board LAN card decided to not work throwing error: "This device cannot start. (Code 10)"
The card IS enabled in the BIOS and I HAVE disabled the on-board sound card.

LAN Adapter Details:
-Make and Model: Realtek RTL8137/810x Family Fast Ethernet NIC
-Driver Provider: Realtek Semiconductor Corp.
-Driver Version:
-Driver Date: 23/01/2014

A:Realtek network card not working with external sound card installed

This sounds like an IRQ problem, which is strange because modern PCs can usually resolve these conflicts automatically. But seeing that your system is a Pentium 4, maybe the motherboard is old enough to still be dealing with the issue.

One thing you could try is to perform a Clear CMOS procedure. This will force the motherboard to re-enumerate all the devices and will often solve IRQ conflicts. Note all your current BIOS settings
Shut down the computer > remove the power cord.
Remove the 3v motherboard battery.
Move the CLRTC jumper from pins 1-2 to 2-3.
Touch a metal part of the case and Press and Hold the reset button for approx. 30 seconds to discharge all power from the board.
Put the CLRTC jumper back on pins 1-2.
Replace the 3v battery > replace the power cord > boot.
Immediately go back into BIOS and reset all your preferred settings. If the CLRTC worked you will need to reset the date and time in BIOS.
If that does not work then you could try to get the 2 cards to play nice together by installing them in different locations, if you have the extra slots.

Keep in mind that when removing any card it is important to remove it from Device Manager first. Remove it from Device Manager > shut down > then physically remove the card > then restart into Windows > then you can shut down perform the next procedure.

Sometimes you can simply install the newer card in another PCI/PCIe slot and that will resolve the conflict. (You must re... Read more

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Hello.I have T480 (20L50005MC) laptop with Intel Optane card in M2 slot. It fails to boot with   1802 Unauthorized network card error is plugged in - Power off and remove the network card (8086/2522/8086/3811). Thes happened in a week after recent BIOS update (to 1.16)Latest BIOS (1.18) didn't help, but laptop can boot up without Optane card.  Any suggestions appreciated. 

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Hi everyone.

This past weekend I went out of town and took my Windows 7 laptop with me -- since I returned home, it has been unable to connect to my wireless network. Other devices in my home connect to the network just fine, and the problem laptop has always been fine until now. My network card is an Atheros AR9285, and I'm attempting to connect to a Medialink router with WPA password protection and AES encryption.

My wireless network icon in the task bar has a yellow sign with an exclamation point in it. It says "No Internet access."

I have tried:

-rebooting the computer
-unplugging and restarting the modem and router
-going to the command prompt and renewing my IP address with the command IPCONFIG/RENEW

None of this works.

Like I said, all other devices in my house connect to the wireless network with no problem. It's just this one laptop. Any guidance would be greatly appreciated. Thanks!

A:Windows 7 laptop with Atheros AR9285 network card can't connect to wireless network

Three things to try ...

If you have McAfee please see the sticky thread at the top of this (Networking) forum.

Disable encryption on the router and try to connect. If successful you can probably re-enable encryption and reconnect.

Revert to a System Restore Point before the weekend.

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This sounds really noobie of me but is it possible to improve local network transfer speed by adding a 2nd network card. I was planning to connect one exclusively for lan transfers and another one hooked to a separate wireless router.

Right now only a maximum of 3 users can stream SD videos off the PC before it gets a little choppy.

The pc in question runs on windows 7 and it's board has built in gigabit, I happen to have a spare gigabit card.

A:Will adding a 2nd network card improve local network transfer speed

That won't really help the way you are describing the problem, although adding access points will help with streaming to wireless devices.

Although there is a setting in Group Policy that allows you to use two connections at the same time, I don't believe it will help in this situation.

I've done many HD movie streaming tests on my system.

I can stream from my media PC to at least 7 other machines at the same time, 4 wired, 3 wireless, plus my TV, and have no problems at all, no skipping, no freezing, even with the same movie in the same place or with 8 different movies at once, my TV is connected to my media center PC so counts as the 8th one.

This is Gb LAN, and 300Mbps wireless but even the 65Mbps limited laptop has no problem.

I'm not really sure why you are seeing these limitations but it may be the router.

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My rig uses a Centrino Advanced-N 6230 wireless mini half-card. It reports the correct name except within the wireless network list. Instead of 6230 it reports 6320. I searched the registry to see if I could find the error, but nothing found. It's only a nuisance, and a minor one at that. Anyone else seen this? Any way I can correct it? See image below:

A:Network card name reporting incorrectly in wireless network list area

Can only suggest you may not be using the latest wireless driver, but if you are, it must be a typo in the signature file written into the card's firmware which can only be changed by the manufacturer and may be noticed by them in the next release.

If its working, I wouldn't loose any sleep over it.

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My friend had been having some trouble with his graphics card, it kept crashing during games, and eventually seemed to burn out all together. So he bought a new one.

When he installed it, the network was gone, he had to reinstall his network card drivers, then he updated his graphics card drivers. Everything seems peachy.

He loaded up starcraft II, and the game crashes to desktop everytime, He can't even select a mode to play. So he uninstalled the drivers and reinstalled them. Now the game loaded up just fine, and he can play... BUT when it loads up the network crashes and he has to reinstall the network drivers.

After the computer restarts he loaded up starcraft II, and now it crashes again. So it seems like everytime he updates the network drivers it screws up the graphics card, and everytime he updates the graphics card drivers it screws up the network card.

I've never heard of a problem like this so I'm at a loss to help.

A:network card and graphics card dont' work at the same time.

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Hi folks,

This forum has been extremely helpful for me in the past, so I'm testing your awesomeness once again.

I've had an unusual networking problem for about a year and a half. When browsing the web, certain requests will just never complete, on any browser. Downloads are often interrupted (anything larger than 10MB is nearly impossible). Even large transfers between this machine and others on my local network will fail. SCP connections will sometimes abort in the middle of a transfer.

It's quite inconsistent. I don't have this problem for any particular resource, and the failure point is different every time. If a particular page isn't rendering, I can often go to my.yahoo.com (which for some reason always seems to work) and hit the back arrow, and then the request will often complete normally.

Google is a little unique: when I encounter this problem on Google, I have to wait for the original requests to be aborted (after about 26 seconds) before any further requests to Google will succeed.

I can't say exactly when it started, but it was reasonably close to the time I updated a driver for my network adapter, as instructed.

At the time, I was on a wired network, using a Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller adapter, connecting through the wired port of an old Netgear router (sorry, I don't have the model number) to cable broadband (with NuVisions).

Since then, I have changed just about everything except my motherboard. I've disabled my old network a... Read more

A:Inconsistent networking problems, unrelated to network or network card

Sorry, I didn't complete the checklist!

I have no anti-virus, security or firewall software. I've run numerous scans since the problem began, and they've always been clean.

Attached is the output from ipconfig /all.

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I'm not sure if I'm trying to do the impossible but I'll explain the situation.

I have this roommate that is excessively consuming the majority of the networks bandwidth. I've blocked all service ports except for 443, 80, and a few other ones used for every day task. The problem is that he is still consuming a ton of bandwidth, I'm guessing by streaming or downloading through HTTP.

I have *two* WGR614v10 router, and a Realtek PCIe LAN card controller at my disposal. I attempted to set QoS settings on what we will call Base Router. That did not seem to do the trick because router QoS only blocks ports and slows upload speed. Since that did not work I hid the SSID/MAC filtered connections to the Base Router and then connected my computer to the Base Router and rebroadcasted the signal using a Secondary Router using a shared connection, which I gave him access to. The point of this was an attempt to control bandwidth through the Realtek LAN card; I am not having any luck with this though. I've set the adapter to 10Mbps at half duplex already.

Does anyone have any suggestions on what I can look into for limiting bandwidth? I want him to have Internet but not abuse it like he's doing because that is not what we agreed upon.

A:How to limit network traffic speeds with a network card?

If you want to solve the issue using your existing equipment, you can try dd-wrt on one WGR614v10. See this thread (DD-WRT Forum :: View topic - WGR614v10 Support - Jump to post 9) which claims that there is a dd-wrt flash for WNR1000v3 which works on WGR614v10. Then look a thread like this (DD-WRT Forum :: View topic - Steps for Permanently limit Bandwidth of a PC using DD-WRT ?) to setup the limits. You can start a new thread in those forums if you want someone to walk you thru the steps.

Or you can just buy a router/access point that has a bandwidth limiting feature for each SSID that it broadcasts.

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I'm trying (desperately) to set up my network on Windows 7, but have hit a bump in that it just cannot find my network.

I checked Device Manager to see if the card was found - it was with a troubleshoot exclamation point on it.

I removed the card, used the installation disc and am not able to get very far. After the install (after which nothing happens), I click on the Belkin Wireless Networking Utility icon on the desktop and it says "missing shortcut: searching for Belkinwcui.exe", after which I get a window saying "The item Belkinwcui.exe that this shortcut refers to has been changed of moved, so this shortcut will no longer work properly".

That exe file isn't anywhere in my computer, searching through Explorer. In fact, in the Belkin install folder (Program Files (x86) -> Belkin ->FSD8001v1...) there just looks like maybe a driver (AegisE5.dll) and an application (AegisI5) that doesn't run.

My next choice, I guess is to take my PC upstairs and line it into my modem/base station directly, but I'd rather not move it.

Am I missing something? Why won't this work? How come I can't install my Wireless Card?

Please help, if you can. Thanks.

A:Cannot Setup Wireless Network (Belkin N1 Network Card)

I'm experiencing an almost identical issue. I had the same problems with the installation disc. After multiple install / unistall / restarts I was able to get the client installed. However, when I click to open the .exe nothing happens.

On top of that, the system is not recognizing the card. I tried all 4 PCI slots with no success.

I installed this same card (same model, different physical card) on a pc running xp sp3 very easily. Since that was so easy I bought another card for my windows 7 machine.

However, I was lazy and didn't do any research. Before I came upon this forumn I found a couple of google links saying this card was incompatible with vista (therefore incompatible with w7?).

Any else out there get this card working?

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I recently reformatted my computer and reinstalled Vista to it. I installed all the necessary drivers etc. and rebooted. But it still says "You are not connected to any networks" when the light on my router says that i am connected to the home network. It keeps saying to insert a network cable.
In the devices manager, the network card driver seems to be functioning normally.

Is there a fix for this?

The network card is a Realtek RTL 8111C on-board chip.

Also, ive read somewhere else that USB & 1394 drivers having conflicting effects with lan drivers. I installed an "Intel INF Configuration patch" which contained a crapload of USB Drivers which supposedly "configured properly" the intel motherboard chipsets, but im not so sure about that.

A:Solved: No Network Available - LAN card working but cannot connect to network

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Sister has Lenova 3000 c200 series laptop, approx 5 years old which has onboard network card which according to specs (as I haven't looked inside), has
IEEE 802.11b and IEEE 802.11g,her linksys router is about same age too and am sure they both need updating, especially as she is moving to area where broadband speed check shows it will be even slower than where she lives now...

Question is :-

Can I upgrade to IEEE 802.11n, and if so, do I have to change the old internal card, or can I buy and insert an external network card adaptor, and then change BIOS settings to disable internal one and enable new one.Just want easiest solution please.
Will also upgrade her router.
Any help much appreciated

A:Solved: network adaptor instead of onboard network card

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Our internet service provider updated our internet speed from 100mbps to 1000mbps for no extra cost. We had a Netgear n150 wireless router but it wouldn't support the 1000mbps speed. We were told we needed to upgrade to a r6300 netgear router which is capable of 1000mbps. Now were are told we need to install an ethernet PCI network card or a network adapter. I am told we have to have a 2.0 port for the network adapter to work. It would be cheaper for us to install the internal Ethernet PCI Card, my problem is I don't know which one to buy. I know we need one that is rated 1000mbps, are these universal or will we have to buy one that fits each brand of computer?

A:Wireless Network Adapter or Ethernet PCI Network Card

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Hello, seem to be having a rather serious issue with my laptop lately. It seems to be occasionally going through a sort of crash. First it "stutters", locking up, unable to move the mouse, if audio is playing it will loop. Then it just resets itself, as if crashing. There's been no consistency on to what causes it, or how often. Playing a Youtube video, running a virus scan, trying to reinstall the network driver, or even just trying to open up the network center in control panel. Sometimes it will go ten minutes, sometimes a couple hours before resetting itself. When it comes back, I no longer have any wireless network capabilities, and the network driver is missing. The icon displays a box, rather then a wifi symbol, with a red 'x', and says "No connections available". Resetting it again seems to fix it, but some times it takes a a few tries. And sometimes it seems I lose just my wireless network capabilities, without a crash (something that happened while writing out this post). The icon stays a wifi symbol, but with a red x. No one else in my household is having any issues, and my phone connects just fine. I tried uninstalling and reinstalling the wireless driver, but that doesn't seem to work. I reset the modem, of course, but that didn't solve it. I ran a diagnostic with the Dell Support Assist, but it said it passed and detected no issue. Only solution I've found seems to be to restart it, and hope it takes a while before it ... Read more

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Everytime I plug in my new Linksys WIreless Adapter (WMP54G), my video card stops working.
How do i fix this cuz its VERY annoying
If i take the card out or put my old ethernet card in it works fine. Its just with the nwe wireless card and video card
PLZZZ help...
I tried takin the cards out and putting them again and the wireless card in different slots...didnt help

A:Conflict of Network Card with video card

Welcome to TechSpot

Please fill in the details of your PC in the "user cp" (button on top left of this screen).
We might then be able to help you further.
What OS are you using?

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I'm having a problem with a network card and its driving me mad! I've installed the card (Dynamode NC-100TX-R) and Windows detects it. The drivers they supplied on the floppy were Realtek RTL8139 Drivers which were for Win 95/Win 98 and I have XP so I went on the Realtek site and downloaded the latest drivers for the RTL8139. When I installed the drivers everything seemed fine until I plugged in the cable. All it says is "Network Cable Unplugged" even when the lights at the back of the card are flashing indicating a connection. Everything on the other end of the cable is fine and I've checked all the settings and they seem right. Can anyone help?

A:Network Card doesn't detect Network

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Hi everyone

I have recently installed windows 7 (64) and wanted to put more RAM in. I started off with 2Gb and added 1 Gb of ram to make 3Gb (No problems Here). I then added another 2Gb of ram bringing it up to 5 Gb (Now the fun begins!)

Windows 7 runs fine and I can play games with the 5Gb...but... I can't seen to get on the internet! It comes up saying unidentified network! I take out the 2Gb and everything is ok again and i can get back online and everything.

I was told to make sure all my drivers are updated which I did and they are all up to date.

Please help, does anyone have any answers??

A:Ram affects Network card?? Unidentified network?? Win 7

What if you use this driver: Marvell: Download Drivers

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Hello all, I recently had to do a system restore. Everything went smoothly except now my system will not recognize that I have a capture card installed. (Specs Below). Before the system restore it was working fine and the system is exactly the same now as it was before the restore. It will not recognize what it is or that it is even there. After installing the card the software it says there are no capture devices installed. Any suggestions? Thanks much.
P.S. All other PCI cards are working fine.

The capture Card is a Winnov Videum 1000 Plus with 2.13 SP1 Software
Windows XP, Pentium 4
GeForece 4ti
Soundblaster Audigy 2

A:System Not Recognizing Capture Card after System Restore

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Hello, I have a Geforce Fx5200 graphics card and up till now, it has worked ok. But I'm trying to upgrade to a Radeon 2400pro, which i have done... But as soon as i plug in my network cable, my computer freezes :( it does not do this with the Geforce card. It's most certainly a problem with the graphics card since it's only happening with it in, but i might have to do something with the Network settings or card or w.e :P but i don't know what.. If anyone could help, i'd appreciate it. If you need more information just ask :D

A:XP - Network card problem with VGA Card

hello & welcome to TSF ,

i know this may sound like a dunb question !!

did you uninstall the drivers & software for the GForce Fx5200 ?


now what i need to do is go to your (device manager)

now once there you will want to select from the toolbar of the window(veiw) then a drop down menu / from it you will select (show all hidden devices)

now if you see any (red or yellow) quotation marks , make a note of what they

now go to the (event veiwer) this is thru the (administrator tools) in the control panel
here you will find 3 to 4 subcatagories

you will want to check each of them for this is where windows keeps track of all errors
now you will want to make notes of the errors that have been recorded ( you do not have to make notes of double entries just of the dates of their happenings & how many there is)
you will get more information on the errors if you (right) click them / then select properties

then get back to us


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My pc has a a intel pro/100 ve network built in network adapter. The guy at wanadoo said i need a ethernet card not just a network card I thought it was the same thing. (The lead fits )

A:Ethernet card/Network card

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im wating to get broadband as it is finallt coming to my area and i need an ethernet card
i already have a network card but is that the same as an ethernet card?


A:Network Card / Ethernet Card ? Same?

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i am creating a local network of just 2 PCs. 1st one is using windows 7 OS and the 2nd one is using windows 8.1 . Error i am facing is when i click on TCP/IP(v4) properties in 2nd PC(win 8.1 pc) it says that ""In order to configure TCP/IP, you
must install and enable a network adapter card.". 1st pc is working fine and showing shared drives and files in network but 2nd PC is not showing anything in network because id donot allow me to configure IP settings. 
Please Note that i have also connected WiFi connection to my 2nd PC and that connection is working fine and showing all the TCP/IP Properties correctly without showing any error. 
I have disabled Network adapter in Device manager and installed again but nothing happens. 
Help me in this Please
Thank you!!

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Hi, my Sony Vaio laptop has a single physical network card (Realtek), as shown in Device Manager. The laptop itself also has a single network port. The port replicator (an accesory that is meant to convert the laptop into a desktop) has 2 network ports. Does this make any sense? I mean, can I use the single physical network card to connect the laptop to two different network devices?

A:2 network ports+1 network card?

What is the model number of the port replicator?

Do you have a link to an image which shows these two ports?

Or better yet, do you have a link to a manual port replicator :-)

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