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Trouble with WiFi/Bluetooth card

Q: Trouble with WiFi/Bluetooth card

I am building a car PC out of an AMD E350 motherboard (link below...), which has mini PCIe & SO-DIMM slots as opposed to standard expansions & RAM. It is a simple, low power system, ideal for the application. I believe Win8 is the perfect platform for the application as well, since it works nicely with a touchscreen-oriented interface.

I bought a WiFi/bluetooth combo card off of eBay (link also below), but thus far, the WiFi isn't working. The BT works fine, but the wireless does not.

I verified that the driver is installed & working in Device Manager, but Windows does not give me the option to connect to a wireless network. In my Network Connections dialog, it only shows the wired LAN and the BT.

I am willing to accept the fact that the wireless driver is not compatible with Win8, but also wonder if it is a problem with the card?

Motherboard - Giada Mini PC_Mini-ITX MI-E350
WiFi/BT card - HP Wireless WiFi N Bluetooth BT Mini Half PCI E Card SPS 602993 001 RTL8188CEB8 | eBay

Thanks in advance!

Preferred Solution: Trouble with WiFi/Bluetooth card

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: Trouble with WiFi/Bluetooth card


Actually, I just double checked, and the driver is NOT installed for the Wi-Fi card. I was looking at the driver for the regular LAN controller. I was tricked because it is a MoBo integrated LAN controller, but the driver labels it as a Realtek PCIe.

I did download the driver exe from Realtek and I also tried the one from HP. Neither seems to load the WiFi functionality of this card.

Also, if it helps, the card is a Realtek branded for certain HP laptops.

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I have a laptop INSPIRON E1705 with a WLAN card (p/n DW 1390) installed. I would like to replace it with a WiFi/Bluetooth combo card so I can have Bluetooth capability. What is the recommended card to buy that is compatible with Windows 10? 

A:Replace WiFi PCIe card with WiFi/Bluetooth combo card.

Given that there will be no antenna inside the system for bluetooth, you're better off with one of these:

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Hi There

I use the Bluetooth function of card often, but I don't use the wireless AC part of the card, as I use 1gb Ethernet connection, is Disabling the wireless card proper thing to do, and yet still be able to use the Bluetooth in Windows 10 Pro 64bit? or should I reenable the card, and just not connect to any networks with it?

Also has a hard time showing devices to connect to lately, not sure why, drivers I guess are up to date for it

A:Wifi/bluetooth card question

"Try and Error" is the most useful attitude.

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I have a Pavilion g7-1260us model QE118UA notebook.  The wireless card stopped working a while ago so, I'm using a USB wifi dongle.  Not ideal but, it works.  I recently read about a wifi/bluetooth combo card that may or may not work with my model.  Due to the hundreds of models, I cannot find specific info on MY model on whether or not there is such a card. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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Hi, I have a M720Q tiny desktop. Originally it never came with wifi or bluetooth installed. Narrowed down 2 intel wifi/BT cards but not sure of compatibility due to whitelist issues? 01AX769 AC 926001AX704 AC 8265 Any ideas which of these will work ? Ideally would prefer the AC9260 as it supports BT 5.0 Thank you

A:M720Q Compatible M.2 Wifi/Bluetooth Card

AC 9260 may work, however AC 8265 is listed in the system specs, and was shown as the wireless option when I run the purchasing configurator today. 

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Hi there,
i heard that Dell L502x supports the dual band 7260 AC card. i want to upgrade to this from my current Intel Centrino N 1000 and also add the bluetooth funtionality.
Please help me

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My PC doesn't get detect 5GHz and the increase bandwidth from my router, so I want to replace it. But before I take it apart, I want to make sure that I can do so and buy the right parts. Is this possible, and if so what should I get? I also want to add bluetooth as I remember the website had an option to do so, but bc the Costco Set Config was cheaper, I went that route instead.  Is it possible to do this internally w/o an external part [like a usb dongle] PS. Here is the  Product Number: C8P47AV       Is there like an installation/repair guide for my laptop model too too?

A:Replace/Upgrade WiFi Network Card + Add Bluetooth

The Maintenance and Service Guide found HERE, says there are several choices for the WLAN module.675794-001 710418-001 includes BlueTooth690020-001 includes BlueTooth709848-001670290-001  If your unit has an Intel CPU - supports BlueTooth - this card has the best specs of the ones listed but looks as if none of these list 5GHZ as supported.

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i have been through about 3 wifi cards in the spand of 2 laptops looking for the best range and speed without the interference. i had a realtek dualband wifi card with bluetooth and i sold that to get a a Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 expecting that this would be the top of the line in wifi standards. i mainly sold my realtek because a issue with buletooth, if im using the wifi and i connect my bluetooth headset to the laptop the sound would be choppy and laggy. so when i got my Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 i was amazed that this "was" no longer the issue. i connected my HBS-900 and walked out my apartment and down the hall and the bluetooth was clean! but it seems that now perhaps driver change the bluetooth on my Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 is also bad. i cant even step 2 feet away from my laptop without it cracking to hell, at 3 feet and not facing the laptop i disconnect. it was never like that before and i know its not my headset because when i connect it to my phone its flawless, and i connected another bluetooth adapter and tried and its fine. the issue is that when the wifi is on theirs too much interference and yes when i connect to a 5g network the issue is greatly reduced but for me 5g is mostly not a option. i was wondering if theirs a such thing as a shielded internal wifi? wouldn't think so... i would just love if i could use the bluetooth and the wifi flawlessly. i already for another reason plan to get a Alfa AC1200 external wifi adapter... Read more

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Upgrading several T61s both with CPUs and WIFI cards.  Have some with bluetooth some not.  Bluetooth card is inside display screen and would prefer to leave that alone.  Was looking at replacing current b/g wifi cards with a faster one and if possible a combo wifi and bluetooth card.  Will install middleton BIOS to get around whitelist.Will be running Windows Vista Ultimate and Windows 7 Ultimate in the T61s1.  Will the Intel Wireless-AC 7265 cards work with both wifi and bluetooth in the T61s?2.  Can I somehow disable either the existing bluetooth adapters or the bluetooth in the 7265 cards so I do not get conflicts with 2 bluetooth adapters.I am assuming I can download the drivers for the new adapters from the internet.

A:Will a T61 with middleton BIOS support an Intel Wireless-AC 7265 wifi and bluetooth card?

The cards and sockets are physically a different size.  

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It looks like neither of the drivers above support bluetooth in Windows 10 Home 64-bit, but someone might be able to help.

The WiGig card's driver is the latest, and the 3YX8R cannot be detected by any means!
Any suggestions?
Thanks a lot.

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Hello Every once in a while, my Microsoft bluetooth mouse stops working. Then I check the bluetooth device in the Windows device manager and it is no longer there, as if my laptop didn't have bluetooth at all. The only work-arround is to reboot. Then it works for a while, can be days or sometimes maybe even weeks before it stops working again. I found this article https://support.lenovo.com/ca/en/solutions/ht506394 which seems to describe my problem. Unfortunately, the proposed solution doesn't work as my driver is already up to date ( Any idea?

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Hi, I have a XPS 13 9343 (i5/QHD) purchased refurbished from 3rd party, recently installed clean W10.
The Dell tool indicates to me that I should be installing:
Installing I get failure log at the bottom.
Via Device Manager as mentioned the WiFi adapter under Network is not there, scanning for hardware changes does not help.
I have tried manually installing inf files but I don't get any options under "Model" when I try to install it through legacy hardware.
I'm starting to think the Wifi/Bluetooth component is either faulty or entirely missing from the vendor (I have not opened it up and wouldn't know how to diagnose this myself).
I've attached a separate wifi dongle which works as does connecting to Ethernet via a USB adapter.
Any other ideas of what it could be? Thanks.
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Hi there, I bought the Sharkk Boombox Buddy system (see image) which works fantastically off my android Bluetooth connection. However, I bought these wonderful speakers so they could play off my PC Windows 7, 64bit, so I could play my CDs. I acquired CSR V4.0 Bluetooth dongle (see my upload) which came with a small CD to install the driver. This brings up Bluetooth, but, it will not show the device 'Headphnes AUDIOLOGY Stereo' it only shows 'Bluetooth Hands-free Audio' (see my upload). This does not support the speakers stereo output. I contacted Sharkk, and they told me I need 'Headphnes AUDIOLOGY Stereo' to show as a default device in my sound window for the speakers to work correctly and in stereo. Is there another Bluetooth I should get such as the Kensington?( See attached)... as I am thinking of buying that one to see if it works. Are there Bluetooth dongles that have different features? I am new to this, so I need all the help I can get.
Your advice would be much appreciated

A:Bluetooth trouble

I got this image off the net, the highlighted device is what I need to show in my sound box, but I don't know how to make it show up. (attached)

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I just recently picked up some Motorola DJ S805 Stereo Bluetooth Headphones. They work perfectly with my Palm Treo phone, but i am having trouble with them on my PC.

I have been able to get them to connect just fine (everything shows up in My Bluetooth Places), but i never get any sound through them. I have checked the Audio Manager, and while they are connected it switches to Bluetooth Audio but there is still no sound.

Here are some links.
Headphones: http://direct.motorola.com/ENS/S805/Headset_Home.asp
Bluetooth Connector: http://www.logitech.com/index.cfm/keyboards/keyboard_mice_combos/devices/162&cl=ca,en

Currently running Windows XP.

Thanks for your help

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Hello. I have located and updated Bluetooth in my Devices folder. I have turned on Bluetooth in settings. The message says, "Your PC is searching for and can be discovered by Bluetooth devices." My Bluetooth device is turned on and has been connected to my cellphone and speaker.  But I can't get my bluetooth to connect to my laptop. Any advice?  

A:Trouble connecting bluetooth

Hi: I see that your notebook originally came with W8 from the factory, so that means that you upgraded to W10. I also see that there are no W10 bluetooth drivers for the model wireless card your notebook has on the support page. Accordingly, the only suggestion I can offer (assuming you have not done so already), would be to install the W10 bluetooth driver for the Ralink/Mediatek bluetooth radio your notebook has.... 11.0.761.0 Rev.A  Jun 18, 2015 This package contains the driver installation package for the Mediatek Bluetooth in the supported notebook models running a supported operating system. http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp71501-72000/sp71572.exe Restart the PC after installing the above driver and then try connecting via bluetooth.  

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Hi HP group,  Just took delivery of 20 HP ProBook 650 g2. Laptops. After imaging, and installing drivers I'm having trouble with the Intel Bluetooth driver.All drivers get installed and updated using HP Softpaq download manager or download and install. After I image the laptop I look at Application logs and look for any problems and sure enough I have a few that are from "C:\programs files\intel\bluetooth\apps", there are several Bluetooth apps failing. After a little digging I see under device manager > Bluetooth radios there is Generic Bluetooth Adapter, listed. Well generic doesn't look right, so I took a look at an HP factory image and the factory driver is Intel Wireless Bluetooth. Here's the trouble, I can't get the Intel driver to stick. I've tried uninstalling the device, remove entries from registry, update driver, but can't replace the generic driver with the Intel driver. When I attempt to install the Intel driver I get a message "A newer version of Intel wireless Bluetooth is already installed." So now I turn to you and hope to get suggestions how to get the proper Bluetooth driver installed. Thanks 

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I have recently bought a new pci wifi lan card (Ralink rt61 turbo) and have plugged in and installed drivers. Initially the drivers the company I bought it from told me to install didn't work, but after some googling found the correct drivers and downloaded from Ralinks website. However these didn't work either.

When using the Ralink wireless utility it says that the card is disconnected, however in device manage it is both connect and the correct drivers installed and everything is perfectly fine.

I ignored the wireless utility and hoped that windows 7 would still be able to use the wireless card as past experiences have shown to be true. This case however I get nothing. Windows 7 says that the wireless card is experiencing problems, it doesn't show any of the routers that should be shown.

I have been looking around a lot and there have been several drivers that should have worked and they haven't.

I would have thought that the antenna is broken or the card doesn't work however when I use it with ubuntu instead of windows 7 it works perfectly fine without any hassle, so the card is definitely working.

Any advice that anyone can give on how to resolve this would be very welcome.



A:Ralink RT61 WiFi Lan card, windows 7 not receiving any wifi signals

Have a look at this thread.

Ralink RT61 Turbo Wireless Driver

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hi i recently bought a refurbished laptop off of ebay, ibm levono r40. wile i was setting it up i tryed to tune on the wifi and bluetooth. i pushed the button and got this message...

Ibm wireless adapters (802.11 or bluetooth) are not installed on this system.

i have the little led icon on the hinge that leads me to believe the hardware is there but I am not positive could someone tell me if there is hardware there and if so do i need to install drivers for it and where to fined them or if there is just no hardware for it.

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Whenever I have my bluetooth enabled and am connected to a device, the connection to my wifi network is broken. It says that it is unable to find a network to connect to. However, when bluetooth is disabled, this problem immediately goes away. Any ideas as to what is going on? I've had Windows troubleshoot my network adapter, but it couldn't find any problems. I am using a HP Pavilion dm4t running Windows 8.

A:Wifi & Bluetooth

Sure sounds like the Bluetooth is interfering with the Wi-Fi. It should not. Are both integrated? One card that does both? Has this occurred since day one of a new PC? Still under warranty?

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Hi! I've bought a new xps 15 and I've had some problem: when I'm connected with wifi at home, I can't use the Bluetooth because if I turn on the Bluetooth and I try to connect a device , the wifi drop and nobody at home can use it. For example it'impossible to have a call with my bluetooth headphone. I tried to update the driver but I've had the same problem. Is there a solution for this problem? I'm sorry for my English.

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i m having problem of wifi and bluetooth. Those shouldn't connect automatically or in single time, i have to try it to connect for atleast 6-7 times then it would be connecting. i am having this problem from last 3 months. please tell me the solution to clear this problem. 

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Hello friendly Techguy community.

I have this fancy Bluetooth keyboard with a built in mouse pad for my stationary desktop computer, and I am trying to use it over a range that it can't particularly handle.

My question is there a way to possible solve this issue by sending the signal over my wifi router? such as an adapter set that I can be attached to the sender and receiver of my keyboard?

Any other suggestions to solve this problem are also welcomed.


- Friendly man

A:Bluetooth Over Wifi?

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HI, I am having G400s Touch laptop which is out of warranty. It has Qualcomm Atheros AR9485WB Wireless Netowork Adapter (Wifi Card) installed but now a days I am getting problem in connecting to Wifi. Router doesnt has any issue as mobile and other laptop is able to connect to same wifi without any issue.   Sometime G400s Touch laptop connects to wifi and then dropped and then didnt connect again for hours. So I decided to change the Network Adapter I want to change to new Wifi card which is Dual Band. Please let me know which all Dual Band Wifi Cards / Network Adapter supported by G400s Touch. Is there any link on web where i can see the compatibility. I dont want to end up in the situation where I will buy dual band netowrk adapter but then it wont support my laptop. Please help!!! Thanks...

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Hey guys,

So, what i'm trying to do is create a wifi hotspot using my computer. In other words, turning my computer into a router. I'm wanting to do this so i can use my ipod at home instead of only when i'm around other wifi hotspots.

My computer is running off of a wired router, so that i can play online on my PS3 as well. I was told wifi doesn't work well with Ps3's normally so i just bought a wired router. So, the mainline internet cord is plugged into a wired router and then another line runs into my computer.

For some reason, after i make an adhoc connection, the computer is not sending the required information to the iPod so that it connects to the internet.

I've tried entering in the information into the Static tab in my ipod as well, and still only get Local Connection instead of Local and Internet.

This is what my connection looks like through the router using ipconfig /all:

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.0.6002]
Copyright (c) 2006 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

C:\Users\Kyle>ipconfig /all
Windows IP Configuration
Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : Crommy
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : Yes
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
DNS Suffix Search List. . . . . . : twinvalley.net

Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection:
Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
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A:Creating Wifi hotspot with built-in computer wifi card.

Hi Cromsy,

Welcome to Vista Forums!

Unfortunately, it isn't as simple as that. You are connected to the router fine with your computer, but that tells us nothing about the ipod because wireless is off (but that's not the whole story either - you need something extra to do what you want). The following article should tell you what you need and how to do it: How to Connect iPod Touch to Windows 7 Ad-hoc Wireless Network. Although it says Windows 7, there are procedures for Vista as well (and the software will work with Vista).

I hope this helps.

Good luck!

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I'm having a problem that's been on and off with my.wifi for a while. I have a Yoga 2 Pro and the WiFi card seems to disappear completely and I can't get it back without removing all the batteries and leaving it a while. It's not like it needs a driver update, it totally disappears as if it's not even installed and won't show up in any OS or even under the "rfkill list command". It appears to be completely failing. Thing is I've swapped it out and it seems to be some part of the operation that mounts it that isn't working. I notice that it installs into the power board and not the motherboard. Would swapping this fix it? Does anyone have any ideas?

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B570 Laptop (Lenovo)Serial Number: WB03xxxxxxxMachine Type Model: 1068AGUWindows 7 Home Premium 64-bitAtheros ar9285 AR5B95 (replacement from third party, sold as new)Physical wifi switch is "on".Adaptor is correctly identified in Device Manager and driver loads okay. Driver shows best driver when update attempted.Adapter appears in Network Connections, but shows the big red X and "Not connected".Wifi network icon appears on system notification area, again with a big red X.Attempted to connect shows "No connections are available" and there is no list of available SSID's. I am sitting less than 6 feet from my Buffalo Air Station and there are multiple devices connected to the wifi on that router.  I have restarted the router and checked configuration to make sure it's not totally locked down.Fn-F5 appears to do nothing. Power Management is installed and configured.The wifi light (lower left corner of the case, light farthest to the right) lights briefly during startup (POST?) then never lights up again.I installed this card myself and have checked the hardware multiple times. Wires are connected, card is fully seated in socket.Checked the knowledge base and found this:   https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-P-Y-and-Z-series/Z470-cannot-connect-to-WiFi/ta-p/681711  Did not help. Does anybody have any ideas about this? Any help appreciated. Mark

A:B570 - no wifi connections available on replacement AR9285 wifi card

Failed to mention: The driver is updated automatically. I also tried rolling it back to version (10/5/2009). Did not resolve. Currently on driver version (11/24/2010).

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Hello everyone, I hope you can help me solve this problem:

You'll see, when I send a picture file from my android cellphone, it automatically gets transferred to "My Pictures", although I have specified the BT destination to a different folder. If I try to send any other file type, it gets sent to the destination I specified. Is there any way to prevent image files from being sent to "My Pictures"?
Thanks in advance

A:Bluetooth destination folder trouble!

I don't use Bluetooth,but I'll suggest you to use this tool for data transfering from your Android device.
FJ Software Development

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I've got a Dell Latitude D600, running Windows XP Professional, and I've been having trouble adding a Bluetooth device I received for Christmas.

This is excrutiatingly frustrating, because while this is my first experience working with a Bluetooth device, this whole process seems very straight-forward, and I'm by no means a computer novice (except perhaps on this topic . . . ).

Here's what I've done. This Dell laptop has Bluetooth as an optional installation, so I purchased a Bluetooth 4.0 dongle - which the operating system appeared to recognize and add as a new hardware device almost immediately, evidenced by the device manager list,

and the Bluetooth symbol which also showed up in the Icon Tray.

So, I'm trying to install a wireless speaker, specifically a JAM Classic. The speaker's battery is charged, I know the speaker works (I've tried the auxiliary wire connection), all the speaker's controls appear to work correctly. Also, the Bluetooth transmitter (conveniently, a flashing blue light) are all visible, so seemingly are working fine.

However, when I run the Add Bluetooth Device Wizard, the JAM Classic speaker is detected as a Bluetooth device, which I highlight to install, and apparently successfully complete the installation - but then speaker never seems to generate any sound output (and yes, I do generate audio from the laptop from a variety of sources . . . ), but only the internal laptop speakers generate any ... Read more

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Dell PC, with a dual core processor, about 3 years old
6 gigs of memory
windows 7 professional, 64 bit, service pack 1
PRODUCT PAGE-----> BlueSoleil - Bluetooth Software,Bluetooth Driver,Bluetooth Dongle
PRODUCT PAGE-----> Zoom Telephonics: Bluetooth Products
PRODUCT PAGE-----> Wireless Bluetooth Mini Keyboard - Wireless - Keyboards - IT PRODUCTS
My computer is bluetooth enabled. I have been successful in connecting a few bluetooth devices to it. For example, a I have successfully connected a bluetooth mouse to it and also a bluetooth capable cell phone.

Now here is where it gets strange.

The first time that I tried to pair my new bluetooth keyboard it DID work. The first night I used it for a couple of hours.

However, the next day it would no longer work. The computer DOES recognize that the bluetooth keyboard is there. However, it will not successfully pair. When I attempt to pair it I get a pop up message saying that it is attempting to pair, but it never goes through.

I am fairly familiar with bluetooth technology but I am not an expert. Can anyone here please offer any possible solutions?



A:Trouble pairing my bluetooth keyboard with my PC.......... please help

Check for driver and BIOs updates.

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I can't enable wifi & bluetooth in my HP 630 laptop. I already try all the solution previously discuss. But I can't solve my problem.

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This happened to me since when I bought it 3years back. The service centre said me that its of software problem and they just re installed windows 8(3 years ago) and said it was fixed. It just survived for 3 -4 days and same problem. Then I asked the store for some help they didn't even.Then I upgraded to 8.1 both wifi and bluetooth worked for 3 days then upgraded to 10 same for 3 4 days.It sometimes worked after rebooting n times and sometimes not. Now it doesn't even work.Tried installing drivers for the same from hp but they are for win8 which didn't even worked when i was on win8.Main problem: Wifi and bluetooth both turns on but wifi doesn't connect to any of the network and my home's wifi network doesn't even show up in the list. Bluetooth turns on but doesn't discover any of the devices nearby nor any device can discover it.Please help thank you in advance.

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Hi. I am having a serious problem. My bluetooth doesn't work at all. Wifi works sometimes. I think it does not show some of the available networks. I need a solution to this problem. It will be so much appreciated.

type: laptop
model: dell inspiron n4050
OS: windows 7 ultimate 64 bit

A:Bluetooth and Wifi do not work

Hi Ahmed

Open up a command prompt . Click on the button type CMD , right click and choose Run as administrator . Input the commands below

wmic bios get serialnumber
So I could see which driver goes to your specific model

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I downloaded wifi drivers from official website of hp but when I tried to install them it says wireless Adapter device not found what does that mean n how can I solve it

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Hi there. I am having a hard time finding a way to fix my Internet connection to my acer laptop (Aspire E5-473-32WK).
It worked just fine for me for the last one year but now this problem started. I went to the device manager and saw that all the drivers under the network adapter has an exclamation sign on them and in their properties they have the "This device cannot start. code 10" error.
I tried to update drivers. I tried reinstalling then... nothing worked.
I need help... thanks
I am running on Windows 8.1 pro 64bit os
Intel core i3 5005U processor and 4 GB RAM

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i put my laptop on sleep mode for 5mins, before that everything is working fine after when i turned my laptop my wifi netwrok is disabled it is not showing any of the available connections and even bluetooth is also not working.
Every time i turned my laptop on i get an error message EsocketException in wshelper.exe.
When i opened utorrent is shows an error message wsaStartup failed or incorrect version of winsock installed.

A:wifi bluetooth not working

Welcome to the forum Nileshsarraf,

Please post the System Info - See Your System Specs of your laptop.

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since i've solved almost all my problems that i had i wanted to listen to some music using laptop as a bluetooth headset for mobile
it worked but i noticed that internet speed using wifi gone slower
is that normal ?

A:does bluetooth interfere with wifi ?

Originally Posted by Zaref

since i've solved almost all my problems that i had i wanted to listen to some music using laptop as a bluetooth headset for mobile
it worked but i noticed that internet speed using wifi gone slower is that normal ?

No. Why should it? Something else is going on, if you Internet speed went down. Most likely your WiFi card, which also does Bluetooth, is needing a little tweaking.

What is the manufacturer & model of the laptop, along with the wifi & bluetooth chipset info.

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hi, i just brought new hp notebook 15ba025au i have installed windows 7 professional 64 bit, i would not find any drivers related to my laptop model. please help me, where i can download the driver softwares. please share links so that i can download. thankyou

A:wifi and bluetooth problam

Hi, Realtek RTL8723BE/RTL8188EE 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN Drivershttp://whp-aus2.cold.extweb.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp66501-67000/sp66924.exe  Realtek RTL8723BE Bluetooth Driverhttp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp69501-70000/sp69555.exe  

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Hi  I've got a Yogo 510 and last week got all my Bluetooth and Wifi working and I could connect to any Wifi network in range. Now the Wifi adaptor s not listed next to the Ethernet connection and bluetoth is not visible anywhere. The overriding reason for my flap is that I am due to go abroad tomorrow and will need Wifi!! Now I do recall that  on some laptops, there is a Fn key way of turning off Wif etc - Not airplane mode but another combination of keys possibly - and I wonder if I have inadvertently pressed the keys that have made Wifi comms disappear into the ether? It is working ok with an RJ45 cable plugged in. Any help much appreciated. Thanks 

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Hi, I have been using this laptop since 2015. I have a very different and unfortunate issue. My laptop's wifi and bluetooth does not work properly together. I have purchased a bluetooth mouse, logitech m557. If I keep it connected with my laptop bluetooth, the wifi doesn't work, if I disconnect it, the wifi works but I lost the mouse connectivity. This was not the issue when I have not upgraded my bios to F82. It was completely working fine before this update. It took my 90 days and 3 ngff wifi+bluetooth modules to understand that it is not a hardware issue but a bios issue. Now, the biggest problem is I can't rollback to previous versions of BIOS, since nothing works with the WIN key + B key method. I tried HP UEFI diagnostics to rollback the bios, even that failed, it does not read the previous bios versions. Would anyone know how to solve this. P.S. At one point, I feel so disappointed with HP that I want to throw my laptop from the rooftop. I regret my purchase now, would have gone for Dell.

A:Wifi and bluetooth not working together

Hi, Your machine is not an HP Pavilion AB 15 031TX. I think it is an HP Pavilion Notebook - 15-ab031tx :      http://support.hp.com/au-en/document/c04934808 It came with  Windows 8.1 64 and you have not installed proper drivers for the combo wireless+BT card which is a Realtek RTL8723BE 802.11b/g/n 1x1 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 combination WLAN adapter.   Now please download and install the following drivers: 1. Wifi: Realtek RTL8723BE/RTL8188EE 802.11b/g/n Wireless LAN Drivers     http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp73001-73500/sp73310.exe 2. Bluetooth:  Realtek RTL8723BE Bluetooth Driver     http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp73001-73500/sp73250.exe Regards.

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What is the connection between metered wifi and bluetooth. When my wifi is metered, I get message as shown in pic below.

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Hey guys, so I bought a Lenovo desktop (Y900-34ISZ Desktop (ideacentre) - Type 90DD) a few weeks back and bluetooth and wifi were supposed to be included, altho I can't find them. I've tried downloading every possible drivers, updates, watching multiple solution tutorials etc. It seems like my PC doesn't support bluetooth/wifi after all. I can't find the bluetooth under the devices section, it won't appear. Altho, it does appear on the commando center from time to time (no function whatsoever), just to dissapear again. Same thing goes for wifi - it's not there. I've basically given up on trying to fix it so I'd appreciate all the help i can get. 

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