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how to make my android with wifi 3G, connect my desktop router and wifi adapter

Q: how to make my android with wifi 3G, connect my desktop router and wifi adapter

I have a desktop that is able to have wifi it's a adapter dell 1450 UBS Wireless 802.11a/b/g it works so does the router which is a Cisco Linsky E 1000 it shows um that it works I'm getting packet but I just can't seem to connect I don't understand it says that I am connected but I cannot get on the internet what am I doing wrong please help my desktop is compaq hp with wireless capability help!

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Hey all,

I've been away from the PC world for the past few years because I've been running a Mac.
I decided to get back into some gaming on picked up a Dell XPS desktop running windows 7 ultimate x64.
I bought a Asus USB N10 Wifi Adapter and it won't connect to the internet. It gets a limited activity logo over top of the connection.
Today I tried plugging it rite into the router with a LAN cable and still, no dice. Came up with an IP address error.
I'm guessing this is a router issue? When i run ipconfig in cmd prompt, it doesn't even have a default gateway?
Could someone explain what is going wrong here, and why It wont connect? We have 2 Macs, a PS3, some android tablets and a HP laptop running from out D-Link router.

Thanks for the help in advance, I really appreciate it guys!

A:Dell XPS Desktop won't connect to internet through LAN or Wifi Adapter

Did you install the Asus driver?

ASUSTeK Computer Inc. - Networks- ASUS USB-N10

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I have a Desktop computer, and its running Windows XP, and for some reason i cant connect to the network using my USB Wifi addapter. It use to work, but then suddenly it stoped working after my computer froze while playing a game. Anyways, its just says that "not connected". I tried refreshing the network list, but still doesnt work. I have also checked multiple times if i put the correct password and its correct! Sometimes it connects and i try opening IE or Chrome and IE says: " Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage". And Google Chrome says: "ERROR 106 (net::ERR_INTERNET_DISCONNECTED): The Internet Connection has been lost". I also checked Windows Firewall and checked if Windows Firewall was blocking these two. But it wasn't. And there are times when it connects, but then disconects. And its weird becuse my iPod Touch and my brother's laptop have no problems connecting to the network. So i dont know how to fix this anymore. And i have this problem for about 4 months already. PLEASE HELP ME!

A:Can not connect to Network in my Windows XP Desktop using Belkin USB Wifi Adapter

you could try logging into the router and removing the wireless security and see if it can then connect - if it can , add the security back on and see if connects

can we see a device manager screen shot - also try a tcp/ip reset
Device Manager
Post back the results in device manager
You will now need to take a screen shot and copy that back to the working PC.
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the screen shot and attach the screen shot in a reply on the forum here.

how to access device manager for different windows versions

Hold the Windows key and press Pause key, should open to allow device manager to be seen

on a laptop you may need to use Hold the Windows key and press FN key + the pause key

if this does not work then -
Start > control Panel > system > {XP hardware Tab, device manager button} > +

network adaptors, click on the + > post back the devices listed there
are there any ! ? or X
post a screen shot of the device manager - network adapters

To post a screen shot of the active window.
1) hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format file.

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I have a HP Notebook 15. I restarted my laptop this morning and when it came back on, all options for connecting to the internet via WiFi were gone. I am able to connect to the internet via ethernet cable, and everything works this way.There are no options whatsoever to connect to WiFi or reset the connection or anything, however the WiFi itself is working because other devices in the house are connected to it. I followed a HP technical support online page, which provided step-by-step instructions of various ways to reconnect to WiFi but nothing worked. I tried restarting the computer, updating the driver software, making sure it wasn't in airplane mode, and troubleshooting. Nothing worked. What should I try next?

A:Unable to find Wifi adapter - Cannot connect to WiFi

Hi @jgkelly2, Welcome to HP Forums! I understand that wireless connection stopped working on your laptop. I want to help. Please run the Component test - Wireless Module to verify if the wireless network adapter is functioning well.HP Notebook PCs - Testing for Hardware Failures (Windows 10, 8) If the test failed, the wireless adapter needs to be replaced. Let me know if you need further assistance. If this helps you to reach a solution, please click the "Accept as Solution" button down below in this message. If you wish to say "thanks" for my effort to help, click the "thumbs up" to give me a Kudos.  Regards, 

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Hi I have an Acer Aspire X3950 desktop, I am running Win7 and have tried two different wifi adapters and they install but they will not connect. It is almost as if my computer itself is blocking the adapter. I spoke to an On Networks rep for over two hours and he tried everything from reinstalling to rebooting and tried three different drivers. He was from a different country and when I told him what the troubleshooter said he would not deviate from the script they give them.... 2 hours and he was not even close. It saw the device but it wouldn't even blink. Acers website nor customer service will assist me because my warranty is expired. They want me to send the computer back but I have a feeling it is an easy fix I just don't know enough about computers to say oh just uncheckmark this box. I know in the past I used wifi but switched to an ethernet cable. I don't have the option to use an ethernet cable at this time.

Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

A:Acer Aspire X3950 Desktop, W7 unable to connect WiFi Adapter

What firewall or security suite is, or ever was, on the system?

Install one of the adapters, make sure you have the latest driver from the adapter manufacturer's web site, and ...

What exactly happens when you try to connect?

Please attach a screen shot of the Networks page (don't collapse the Radar, Connection or Signal History) of the Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector. If you need help with that see TSG Posting a Screenshot. FWIW to take screen shots with Windows 8 or 7 or Vista I prefer to use the built-in Snipping Tool.

Identify your network if it is not obvious.

Also show ...

Open a (black) Command Prompt window:
Hold the Windows logo key and press r; in the Run box type cmd and click on OK.

Type the following command:


[Note that there is no space between the slash and ALL.]

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
Paste the results in a message here.

If necessary use a text file and removable media to copy the results to a computer with internet access.

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I have a Netgear WGR614v9 router and was wondering if its possible to use this as a wireless adapter for my computer?? I think it might support the DDWRT open source firmware??? I am wanting to do this STRICTLY as a learning purpose.

A:Solved: use my wifi router as wifi adapteR??

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Actually my wifi adapter can catch all other wifi signal except my wifi router.

A:my notebook wifi adapter don't get my wifi router

There are several resons.1. The wifi signal might be too weak at the point where the computer is.2. Other device radiation/signals might be blocking it.3. Your router signal might be hodden (check EWS of router).4. Signal broadcasting might have been turned off on router. Since other signals are found on the computer, there shouldnt be a issue with your couputer.

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Wifi doesn't connect when i move away from wifi router. I have a wifi router installed in my drawing room where i get good browsing speed on phones and laptops. But the problem starts when i take my laptop from drawing room to my bedroom which is not more than 5 mtrs from router. Wifi signal drops to zero on laptop whereas it remains decent on phones. Earlier my laptop used to connect in bedroom as well..This is happening lately. Is there any solution?

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my HP 15 116 laptop wifi cannot connect to wifi router modem AND it keeep on saying "cant connect to this network" whereas it  can work perfectly fine on smartphone wifi hotspot . please fix it ......... DONT MAKE ME REGRET ON BUYING HP LAPTOP ....

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I just want to know if its possible to connect your wifi broadband to wifi router? and if it is, How?

A:HOw to Connect wifi broadband to Wifi Router

I may be misunderstanding you but if you're getting WiFi out of your broadband appliance already, you don't need a router. If you do want to use a WiFi router, you're not going to be using the WiFi signal from the broadband appliance.
Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk

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My Lenovo a 516 connects to the virtual hotspot (my pc), but it doesn't actually receive any data. I can't browse or download.

I have a WIFI dongle (wireless usb nano adapter) connected to my pc, which i think works fine. The problem is with pc's settings because i tried this with 2 phones and outcome was the same.

I do not have much knowledge about how these things work and might have messed up some settings (ip, dns mask- all those things they as u to change,, on youtube).

Kindly help me rectify this..

PS: When i connected the phone after installing the dongle very first time it worked just fine, i was able to browse and download. Now. Then the wifi fan symbol in my phone showd 2 arrows, both sending and receiving data. Now when i open the browser and try entering any site it shows only upward arrow and thats it.

A:Android phone connected to WIFI thru virtual router but unable to browse or download.

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I'm trying to set up a hotspot with my laptop for my phone because I have no wifi. When I plug in an ethernet cable the wifi adapter becomes disabled. I need it to stay enabled. The reason I need to do this is because with NETSH WLAN commands you can create a wifi hotspot by sharing the internet connection on the wired adapter and broadcasting a ssid on the virtual wifi miniport adapter. ''netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=Hotspot key=Password''.But with my wifi adapter disabled the wireless autoconfig service (wlansvc) is not running, which is needed. When I try to enable my wifi adapter or the wireless autoconfig service they simply disable again directly after.
My network adapters are Intel(R) Dual Band wireless-N 7260 & Realtek PCle GBE Family controller.
There is no Intel? PROSet/Wireless software interfering, and I don't have any Wireless_autoswitch software installed on my laptop (as far as I know).

Please help me?

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In Control Panel\Network and Internet\Network Connections there "WiFi" is 'not connected' with a big red X

When I right click on that icon a menu comes up saying Disable

Connect/Disconnect (in bold letters)


Diagnose etc

Disable works and then so does Enable, but 'Connect' does absolutely nothing. It is "Off" because I accidentally clicked 'Forget' this morning

Please help me re-connect this Qualcomm Atheros adapter

A:WiFi Adapter Won't 'Connect'

Is this an integrated adapter in a laptop? If so, is the wireless switched on (Airplane Mode OFF)?

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In Control Panel\Network and Internet\Network Connections there "WiFi" is 'not connected' with a big red X
When I right click on that icon a menu comes up saying Disable
                                                                                             Connect/Disconnect (in bold letters)
                                                                                             Diagnose etc
Disable works and then so does Enable, but 'Connect' does absolutely nothing.
Please help me re-connect this Qualcomm Atheros adapter

A:WiFi adapter won't "Connect"

Delete the Wifi profile for the device you are trying to connect to and create a new one. Does that help?
If this happened recently then doing a System Restore may help. I always recommend that any files added to the desktop after the restore data be moved to the My Documents folder. Any programs installed after the restore data would need to be reinstalled.

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I have a Netgear WGT624 v2 wireless router that I thought I may be able to use as a WiFi adapter. I have a Bell wireless router/modem combo that my pc hooks up to currently, and five laptops that hook up to this network. I will be moving the pc from where it currently is situated to make a video game/tv room, which will include an xbox 360 that does not have a wireless adapter. This where the router would come in if it is possible. I was hoping to leave the network router where it is and hardwire to the xbox 360. The pc, which does not have a wireless ethernet card has windows xp pro on it and I was hoping to use the router for this computer. Thanks.

A:Wireless router as WiFi adapter?

If the router includes the feature you can use it as a Wireless Bridge or Access Point Client. If it does not include that feature maybe there someday will be DD-WRT firmware for it.

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840 G3 when's connected on WIFI network, start the AT&T VPN client, the WIFI adapter goes off.For some reason, WIFI adapter goes OFF and the connection cannot be stablish.BIos version: most updated Nov 2016Wifi Driver: most updated Nov 2016Ethernet Driver: most updated DEC 2016NOTE:  after uncheck LAN/WIFI Switching in BIOS, the ISSUE is FIXED.   

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Hi, pls. help me to make dlink dsl router 2640T to be working as repeater which will be able to receive wifi signals. I've seen one guy using the same dlink dsl-2640T as wifi signal repeater where he was successfully able to receive wifi signals.

My PC's configuration is as follows:

Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, 64 bit
Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU M 430 @ 2.27GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 37 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 4
RAM: 1974 Mb
Graphics Card: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5000 Series, 1024 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 39997 MB, Free - 10423 MB; D: Total - 74465 MB, Free - 17354 MB;
Motherboard: Dell Inc., 03C6YH
Antivirus: AntiVir Desktop, Updated and Enabled

A:to make dlink dsl-2640T router as wifi repeater

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This is the printer that I am going to buy Canon PIXMA MP497 http://www.canon.com.sg/personal/pr...xma-mp497?languageCode=EN#specificationAnchor

I intend to use the wifi with my desktop PC so I can use the printer wirelessly.

How to check if my PC has wifi function?

If I buy a usb wifi adapter for my PC, can this printer communicate with usb wifi adapter without a wireless router?

A:Does Wifi adapter communicate with printer without router?

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My internet keeps dropping out and when troubleshoot says 'default gateway not available' and fixes it. it drops out anywhere from every 1 minute to a few hours. must disable wifi adapter and then enable and all is fine.

I was told to set a static ip which i did and had no effect.

I thought this may be a router problem as it was very old but I have just bought a new router (d-link dsl 2544n) which seemed to work fine but then the ssid keeps disappearing and the internet connection is gone. Different issue but same result.

I then thought it may be the laptop wifi card but i got a new usb wifi adapter (netgear wg111v3) and disabled internal laptop wifi card which again appeared to work for a few days without any problem but now it is back.

However when i now use my laptop wifi card the ssid from the new router keeps disappearing and i lose connection. I have an old phone in my room where the laptop is which i use as a remote for my computer media and it also has the ssid disappearing from the new router and I must disable and reanable the wifi and it comes back fine. All other wifi devices do not have a problem including another laptop in another room.

I am now thinking this may be some sort of interference or the like. Any help would be appreciated. I am not overly computer savvy so simple terms would be appreciated.

Thank you in advance.

Info below:

Modem Name : DSL-2544N
Serial Number : c4a81d4308d3
Time and Date : 2014-09-23 17:56
Hardware V... Read more

A:Default gateway not available - have new router and new wifi adapter

Welcome to Seven Forums Andrew!

What's your signed up speed? Speedtest.net by Ookla - The Global Broadband Speed Test
Have you tried moving your laptop closer to the router? Any other wireless device(s) from your home experiencing with a similar issue?

Please post a snip capture of Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector by following the guide here.

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I am thinking about making my computer wifi (wireless). What do I have to do? What do I have to buy? My internet modem is in a bedroom, and I just moved my computer to another (living room). Hence I have cable laying around. So, I was thinking wifi. I appreciate any and all assistance.

A:How do I make a desktop computer wifi

You'll start with a wireless PCI NIC, and of course you'll need a wireless router on the other end. Given the price drops recently, I'd shop for the 801.11g wireless equipment...

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This is the idea, I have DVR for CCTV and I need to configure it for port forwarding, and since it has only LAN connection it is not possible to connect in pocket wifi, so i used to have a wireless router since it has a LAN connection. But I do not know how to do this connection as the wireless router to be a bridge in my pocket wifi to DVR, Anyone know how to do this? Thanks!

A:How to connect pocket wifi to wireless router, to connect the dvr for cctv?

I'm not at all sure I understand. Are you trying to use the wireless router as a Wireless Bridge (to connect to the pocket wifi via wireless and the DVR via ethernet)? If so, does the router have wireless bridge (or AP Client) mode?

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I can't find a way to make my windows 7 laptop to connect to a wifi network automatically..please help

A:How to make Windows 7 connect to a Wifi spot everytime?

Quote: Originally Posted by engrjayze

I can't find a way to make my windows 7 laptop to connect to a wifi network automatically..please help

click network icon in system tray and check connect automatically. see pic

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I just reinstalled WIndows 7 Professional. I located all the drivers except for the wireless adapter, I can't connect WiFi, here's the card number. I searched and couldn't locate the driver. Thanks for any help.  PCI\VEN_10EC&DEV_8179&SUBSYS_804B103C&REV_01 

View Solution.

A:Driver for my Wireless Adapter, Can't Connect to WiFi

Hi: You need this driver... This package contains the driver installation package for the Realtek RTL8723BE/RTL8188EE wireless LAN controller in the supported notebook models running a supported operating system. File name: sp72932.exe

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I have an ACER ASPIRE 4738Z and I'm having a problem on my internet connection....my laptop can't detect my wifi because of I accidentally uninstalled my adapter.now I click on my network my wifi said that the device is missing then I can't connect my laptop with my wifi..I tried to show hidden devices on device manager but the device or adapter showed up I installed it again but I removed because no connection....I tried all things and my best to fix but nothing works ....I google it but none of all of them worked..I am using my mother's blackberry cellphone to write this problem..plss help me I'm just a kid..I have a friend that is technician but he fixes but it did not work we payed for it but did not work on laptop....I accidentally removed a atheros adapter and isatap adapter ..then when I restart there no connection the logo in the taskbar is 'x'. I camt connect with my DSL wifi that has a device missing in control panel...plss help me fix this issue..I even create an account in here trying to find solution for it..I even download the drivers of my laptop in the manufacturer's website but it did'nt work..my mother is angry of me bkus of screwing things on my laptop..I hope someone could helped me.its happened 1 day ago

A:Accidentallly removed my adapter..now I can't connect to my wifi..

Please download Minitoolbox from here and save to your desktop.
Run it and check the option : List device (Only problem.)
It will produce you a log file, copy its contents here.
Thank you.

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When i was using windows 8 the wifi was good and would never get disrupted.But i updated to windows 8.1 and now when am downloading something the wifi gets disconnected and wont show the network even if the router is on and my phone is still connected to it.I have to toggle the wifi on and off for some 6-7 times and then toggle airplane mode on and off for 3-4 times to get it to discover the network.Is this because of the adapter or driver and my laptop has a ralink wifi adapter.What should i do?Thanks

A:Windows 8.1 wifi issue ralink wifi adapter and envy 15t j001...

Goutham, Welcome to the HP Forum. You might try the following Ralink driver for Windows 8.1 :sp63945 Mediatek - alink 802.11 WiFi Adapter V5.0.34.0 - Win 8.1 [Devices] (Hardware Ids)PCI\VEN_1814&DEV_5390="Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter"PCI\VEN_1814&DEV_539F="Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter"PCI\VEN_1814&DEV_3592="Ralink RT3592 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi Adapter"PCI\VEN_1814&DEV_3090="Ralink RT3090 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter"PCI\VEN_1814&DEV_539A="Ralink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter"PCI\VEN_1814&DEV_539B="Ralink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter"PCI\VEN_1814&DEV_3290="Ralink RT3290 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter"PCI\VEN_14C3&DEV_7630="Mediatek MT7630E 802.11bgn Wi-Fi Adapter "Your computer's webpage does show a few drivers for Windows 8.1:HP ENVY TouchSmart 15-j001tx Notebook PC Drivers  Hope this helps. Click the Kudos Star!It is a great ?Thank You? to the HP Experts who are here to help!

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I have an HP Mini 2140 laptop with Windows XP pro and It will no longer connect to my wireless router. It started with McAfee Security Center warning me that my computer was not protected. When I clicked fix nothing happened except that after my Wifi connection will not stay connected. I scanned the system and found nothing. I downloaded Malware Bytes and two other spyware products and Malware Bytes found anything and removed something called Perfessional Malware. Next I uninstalled McAfee which did not solve the problem. Next I repaired the IPStack then ran Winsocketfix routine. Then I reloaded all device drivers from the manufacture CD and still no internet. Then I downloaded and ran Combefix. I also encountered this forum and followed instructions to created an attach.txt, DDS.txt file and GMER.log. I am ready to upload those files when appropriate. The last thing I tried was to hard code the IP address etc in the wireless connection. That has allowed me to connect to a nearby unsecured connection, but to weak to see the internet. I still cannot connect to my wireless router. I forgot to mention I have a 2 Wire modem/router. Thanks in advance for your help.

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I have Windows 7 on Dell N4110. I am unable to connect to my netgear router wirelessly. If i restart the router, it may work for some time but then again gets disconnected. However, i can connect to it through wired connection. Others in my apartment can connect to the router. They dont have windows 7 (they use vista, ubuntu). Its working fine for them. I have tried many things like updating the router, disabling firewall, changing wireless security settings, updating windows but none of them seem to work. My friend who has the same laptop also cant connect when I cant. It happens simultaneously. As soon as my connection is disconnected, his also disconnects. Please let me know what the problem is.

A:Cannot connect to wifi on my router

lets see an xirrus screen shot

Run Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector
Download and install
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file and paste here.
Direct link to the program is here http://wpc.475a.edgecastcdn.net/00475A/XirrusWiFiInspectorSetup.1.2.0.exe

{If the above link does not work heres another link http://www.pcworld.com/downloads/file_download/fid,77196-order,4/download.html}

Then run and install the program - on a wireless enabled PC/Laptop
if you get an error - You need NET Framework installed for the WiFi Inspector to function.

Run the program

A user guide is available here http://www.xirrus.com/Products/Wi-Fi-Inspector/xirruswifiinspectorguide1-2-0.aspx

post a screen shot of the program running - if there are a lot of networks showing can you click on "networks" top lefthand area - so we can see all the network information, and also post which network "Adapter Name" (1st column) is yours on the list

To post a screen shot of the active window, hold the Alt key and press the PrtScn key. Open the Windows PAINT application and Paste the screen shot. You can then use PAINT to trim to suit, and save it as a JPG format fil... Read more

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I do a lot of wifi hotspot testing over Teamviewer. When the hotspot doesn't work I lose the Teamviewer connection. Is there any way to make Windows connect to a specific network after about 60 seconds or so?

If I can choose the specific wifi network to make Windows to connect to after a set amount of time my life would be much easier!

A:[Q] Make Windows Connect to Specific Wifi Network After 60 seconds?

Welcome to the Seven Forums.

So, there are two or more Wi-Fi SSIDs that you are authorized to connect to in the remote location?

Others in the forum might have a better way to do this, but I would use AutoIt in a ping loop - if the ping fails - then double check - if ping still fails, use netsh to create a connection. Or use the info here or here.

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Hello forum people,

I have the following problem on my Toshiba Satellite R850 running Win7 64bit: I decided to change the wireless adapter so I can connect to the 5GHz wifi network my router provides which wasnt possible on the Atheros wireless adapter it came with. I changed it to a Intel Wireless AC 3160- the physical change went quick and without problems and while the adapter is basically working now the problem I'm facing now is that the F8-hotkey function to de-/activate the Wifi and Bluetooth is no longer working. When I press the hotkey button all the different hotkey combinations show up on the upper part of the screen, but now there's only F1-F7 and F9, F8 just went missing. Does anyone have any idea how to get it back?

Thanks in advance and take care

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I am currently using a Thinkpad L440. For about a year and a half now, I have been having random Wifi drops on my laptop. The wifi will suddenly stop working and my browser will prompt me to run Windows Diagnostics. Windows Diagnostics will detect the problem and reset my wifi adapter which fixes the problem. Then the same problem occurs after some time. I tried updating all the drivers, as well as the BIOS. I also tried removing the wifi apapter driver through Device Manager and reinstalling but this did not solve the isse. In fact, the wifi seems slower after doing this. As a note, whenever I run a scan using LSC, under WIreless > Local Connection Test, I get a warning sign. This has been consistent for about as long as the problem has been occuring.  Model: L440BIOS: J4ET91WW(1.91)Wifi Adapter: 2x2 11bgn Wireless LAN M.2 Adapter Appreciate any advice.

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Hi, My laptop has a very weak wifi detection. Only when the wifi signal is very strong can it detect the wifi. I tried contacting HP regarding the same. They said it could be a loose connection with the wifi antenna. I have been waiting for the custumer service in my area to contact me(like HP promised!!!) for quite a long time now . Now I am in urgent need to get this fixed. I was wondering if an external wifi adapter would solve this issue. Mine is a Windows 10 laptop. Model no: ab030tx (pavilion). If an external adapter works, what would you suggest? (I am confused as a lot of products available in market only convert the laptop to a hotspot) 

A:Weak WiFi detection of laptop: will an external wifi adapter...

Dear Customer, In case if your laptop is under warranty, You may call  HP and will replace the Wireless card.Contact HPhttp://support.hp.com/us-en/checkwarranty However you may still use the External WIFI USB Adapters, I would like to share a document which helps how to choose the required Adapters.http://www.howtogeek.com/243330/how-to-choose-a-usb-wi-fi-adapter-for-your-laptop/ After trying you may search the model of the adapter online with Amazon for price details. Hope this helps, for any further queries reply to the post and feel free to join us again  **Click the White Thumbs Up Button on the right to say Thanks**Make it easier for other people to find solutions by marking a Reply 'Accept as Solution' if it solves your problem. Thank You,GBL84I am not an HP Employee  

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when i try to connect a wifi connection then show that "can't connect to the network".

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A bit of background for this issue:

1) Built a new computer - MoBo is Gigabyte z390 Gaming X. Freshly installed Win10, and then ran Windows Update on top of it (tethered it to my phone and used my phone data for this). Also made sure to install the driver for the WiFi adapter.

2) WiFi adapter taken from old build which I used w/ no issue in the same location, so it's not a range issue

3) The first time I try to connect to the network it asks for the security key; subsequent times, it will not ask for this (unless I reset the wireless connection)

4) It will look like the WiFi is trying to connect ("Checking network requirements"), but then the WiFi will turn off and back on again and then say "Can't connect to this network"

5) I also tried repeating this process with a USB WiFi adapter and am experiencing the same issue.

6) I have the computer set for maximum performance and turned off the setting for "Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power"
Can anyone help me? I'm going crazy trying to fix this!

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I am using an Hp 2000 Notebook PC, and the wireless adapter that came installed on the computer is a Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter.  I have run the driver update tool, and it says that I have the most up to date driver installed.  I have also run the "Diagnose Problem" tool, and it says that there are no problems.  However, the computer constantly looses internet connection.  I assume it has something to do with the wireless adapter, because all of the other wireless devices in the house have no issues. The operating System is Windows 7.  I am somewhat tech savvy and can normally figure out issues by just playing with it for a while, but this one has me dumb founded, and its extremely annoying when you're trying to do something and you just loose connection and have to start all over again. Please help!!!

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A:Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter will not stay connect...

Hi: I have found that relying on a driver update tool does not always provide accurate info. Below is the link to the latest driver if you don't have v. (13 Apr 2012) installed. http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/SoftwareDescription.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&prodTypeId=321957&prodSeriesId=3688868&swItem=ob-104619-1&mode=3 Paul

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This is for a work computer, that I'm 99% sure someone with monkey hands messed up. Now I'm stuck trying to get it fixed.

When I try connecting to a wifi network, the computer attempts to connect for half a beat, and tells me that windows was unable to connect to the network.

I turned off the firewall, there isnt a virus scanner running, and I updated the internal wifi drivers. I even tried using my external USB wifi adapter.

I was able to tether his cell phone to the computer briefly. As far as I knew, he was able to connect that way. He just told me today that the tethered connection doesn't always work,

So whatever is going on, I assume has something to do with a windows software setting. Any ideas?

I can't do a system restore because there is some proprietary software installed that would take an act of congress to get reinstalled.

A:Unable to connect with internal Wifi or external USB adapter

This is what I get with I use ipconfig/all


Windows IP Configuration
Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : SalesLaptop5
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
DNS Suffix Search List. . . . . . : Onqlegrand
Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection 4:
Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Microsoft Virtual WiFi Miniport Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : E0-06-E6-49-87-93
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Wireless LAN adapter Wireless Network Connection 2:
Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Ralink RT3090 802.11n WiFi Adapter
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : E0-06-E6-49-87-92
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . : Onqlegrand
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 3C-97-0E-03-E3-02
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . :
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Lease Obtained. . . . . . . . . . : Saturday, September 29, 2012 2... Read more

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For about a year or two now, my pc will not connect to any network at all. I've tried pretty much everything so i decided to come on here and get some help. When the problem first occured, i thought maybe it was just my ethernet adapter not working so i went out and bought a wifi adapter. It turns out, it still doesn't work. When im connected via ethernet it says "identifying no internet access", and when i use my adapter, it says im connected, but it also says "unidentified network". If someone could manage to help me with this and get this problem solved for me, i would be super greatful because i've stayed up night after night trying to fix this issue and still haven't had any luck.

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Goal: Run Netflix streaming on Sony BDP-s1500 DVD player connected by RJ45 wire to iogear Wifi N Adapter-GU627.

Reality: I'm a typewriter in the Android/IPAD world. The phrase "dumb it down" applies to me in the tech world.

Setup: I do not have cable or high-speed internet. I have unlimited data on a Verizon Ellipsus Jetpack 912F hotspot that I connect *wireless* to my 10 year old laptop which works like a champ.

I'd like to configure the iogear Wifi N Adapter to pick up the jetpack. Or does the jetpack need to be configured to allow the adapter to connect?

OR I'd like to figured out if my laptop could be connected to the iogear adapter?

Bottom line: I just want to stream Netflix via my dvd player on TV instead of my LG pad or laptop.

I'm not sure if my questions made any sense.

Please advise, thank you!!


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I have a perfectly running PC and a working wireless adapter but funny thing is that my home wifi cant be detected while neighbor's wifi are listed down. The problem occur whenever I send my PC to repair, after the whole process when I want to get my PC connected to the internet but just cant. It has happened to me 3 times and total I bought 3 different wireless adapters, I dont want to keep buying new wireless adapters just to search for my own wifi. My other devices worked fine with my home wifi as I am typing this on my Iphone instead because my PC cant detect my own wifi !!!!!! VERY FURIOUS.

thanks for reading and i really hope for an answer as soon as possible because i just wana dota on my new PC.. please help me.

A:Wifi adapter can detect other wifi but not my own wifi

It has happened to me 3 times and total I bought 3 different wireless adapters,Click to expand...

has that resoved the issue or not
it maybe the signal is broadcasting on channel 12/13

can you connect the pc directly to the router with a cable and then
Run Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector
Download and install
If you cannot access the internet with this PC, then you will need to copy the program across to the faulty PC
Save the file to a USB flash drive or other removable media. Plug it into the working computer with internet access and copy the file to the faulty PC and install the program.
You will now need to take a screen shot and copy that back to the working PC and attach the screen shot in a reply on the forum here.

If you do not have another PC - do you have a phone connected to the internet - can you photograph the result and post the image in a reply

enter you details
Download this file "DOWNLOAD WI-FI INSPECTOR Vx.xx "
( the site now appears to allow webbased emails like gmail, hotmail, outlook and yahoo now )

There is also a xirrus gadget, But that does not have all the fuctionality "DOWNLOAD GADGET Vx.xx

Alternative links - Use the links below
Do NOT use any of the download managers offered - Cnet , just use the direct link below - and click on the download button
http://www.softpedia.com/get/Network-Tools/Network-Monitoring/Xi... Read more

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Hello,Im having a problem related my PC's Wifi connection. Im having this problem from last 1 month.Before a month connection problem was not there.  WiFi available option shows only when my PC is placed beside to the router. If the PC is far from router wifi gets disconnected.Not even any WiFi available in that area. This is not router or network providers error(as My phone gets connected to Wifi though it is very far from the router within it's range).Installed network driver is Ralink RT3290 802.11bgn Wi-Fi Adapter.Please help me. 

A:PC WiFi gts connect only when it is nearer to router.

Hi @Hegde_Prahlad,Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, from other users, HP experts, and other support personnel. I understand you are having an issue with the WiFi connection. I will be glad to help you. The following pages are helpful when troubleshooting wireless connectivity issues.Troubleshooting wireless network and Internet (Windows 10)Also, you can look at the power management for your wireless adapter:Disable the Power Off option for the adapter:1. Open Device Manager. (Win Key+R > type devmgmt.msc > OK)2. Expand the Network adapters.3. Right click on the Ethernet/Wireless Adapter and click Properties.4. Click the Power Management tab.5. Remove the check mark beside Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power.6. Click OK.7. Test.Forget a Network (Windows 10)Forget Wireless Network Profiles in Windows 10Reset the TCP/IP settings on your PC:1. Go to your start screen/menu and type CMD.2. Right click on the command prompt icon and chose Run as administrator.3. In the window that opens type "netsh int ip reset resetlog.txt" without quotes, and press enter.4. Restart your PC and test.It may also help to reset the winsock catalogue:1. Go to your start screen/menu and type CMD.2. Right click on the command prompt icon and chose Run as administrator.3. In the window that opens type "netsh winsock reset" without quotes, and press enter.4. Restart your PC and test.Reinstall the network adapter driver... Read more

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Ok guys, I have a home office, work for a large corporation but home based. I have my own broadband and seperate router for gaming, surfing etc.
I also have a dedicated works laptop, which also has a dedicated WIFI router for purely work stuff.

Previously, I made it impossible for my "work" router to connect to my "home" laptop, for obvious reasons.
However, a couple of weeks ago, I needed to do some trouble shooting, and allowed the home lap top to access my work network.
I switched it back, but forgot to inhibit the 2 from linking.

So today, I'm looking at some ahem.. porn, didn't think much about it. A few hours later, I realise I'm connected to the "work" network.


1)Is there a way to check in Windows 7 what router i was connected to at various times through WIFI?
2)Is it likely the ISP would advise my employer that I have looked at porn? - i didn't go through the work VPN, it's just a standard line from Zen into my house, by my company pay the bill direct.

appreciate any help!

A:WIFI - Which router / network did I connect to!

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Hey , so i had this problem with my zyxel router where you can see the network but you can't connect to it , the only way for it to work is by using a lan cable

I tried resetting the router (holding reset for like 30 sec) , changed pass , but nothing worked

It also did not work on my phone or the other devices

Ps:I'm not experinced at these thing so please help me out

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I'm posting from my phone because right now its my only access.

I have a Netgear Router model number WNR2000
I have a Gateway GM5260 model computer using windows xp.

I am currently trying to connect to my awesome neighbor's wifi connection that they so lovingly bestowed on me and my family the other day.

Herein lies my problem:
I cannot get their router and my own to connect. I'm a networking noob and could really use some assistance.
I've got a their wireless password, my router, and my ethernet cable connecting my router to my pc.
Do I need to pick up a wireless antenna to connect to my router as well?
Should I have my neighbor push the connectivity button on his router?
Dunno where to go from here.
Please help!
Thanks be in advance to anyone who understands wtf I'm going through and knows how to fix it

A:wifi connect using netgear router

I am currently trying to connect to my awesome neighbor's wifi connection that they so lovingly bestowed on me and my family the other day.Click to expand...

Actually they are breaking the ISP agreement in most countries.
The agreement will state that the broadband can only be used in one premises , this is so that people cannot provide neighbours with wifi ....

so as this is also against our rules - closing post

WiFi "Piggybacking" / "Wardriving" - We do not support the act of using someone else's Internet without permission. Also, please note that almost every ISP prohibits sharing your Internet connection with another home, and we will not assist you in breaking their rules.Click to expand...

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Not so long ago, I started a post about connecting to router's gateway, and TerryNet helped me solve the problem wonderfully.

But now I have another problem, please help me.

I have a wifi router and a adsl ethernet/usb router, the adsl router connect to my laptop through usb port, and the wifi router connect to the adsl router throught ethernet/wan port.

I can go online with the adsl router alone but cant with the wifi.

I can connect to the wifi router's gate to config stuff, like password, wifi's name... but I just can not connect to IPS to online. Other devices can see the wifi network but when connect to it, I just can go to it's gateway.

What should I do now ?

A:Solved: Can not connect wifi router to IPS

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Basically, what's happened is that after transferring my old PC's data onto my new one, and putting that one in place of my old one, therefore hooking up my modem to it, my wireless devices have been having trouble connecting to the router. Everything's hooked up fine, and it was working perfectly before, but now my devices such as my laptop and Droid Pro can SEE the router (As in connect to it and say that they are getting excellent signal strength), but when I try to open my browser, it asks as if I'm not connected to anything at all. The PC that's wired to the modem through the router works fine, however.

A:Wifi devices can see router but not connect.

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We cant connect to WIFI / Internet anymore since our new router was put in. The tech warned us this might happen with our laptop, and it did. First it was working fine, now it will not connect anymore. the only way we can connect is through hardwired (Ethernet cord) We cannot connect wireless anymore. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

windows 8 64 bit
X200M Asus

A:cant connect to WIFI anymore since new router was put in

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i need some help i , i cant turn my wfi so ican connect to wifi

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