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Lenovo g50-70 amd radeon graphircs not showing in device manager

Q: Lenovo g50-70 amd radeon graphircs not showing in device manager

Hello,I have lenovo g50-70please, i am really really confused, in my device manager, there's only the intel graphic card, but when i bought my computer, i saw the amd radeon graphics on it, but it doesn't exist, i tried a lot of things, it's just that nothing works, i can't seem to find it in my device manager, is there anything i'm missing ? can someone help me please ?what makes me even more confused the fact that there's an amd driver in the dvd they gave me, still catalyst isn't being installed.someone help me please thanks in advance


























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A: Lenovo g50-70 amd radeon graphircs not showing in device manager

Hi there,Welcome to Lenovo Community! And happy to have you here.As I understand that you have query regarding AMD Radeon Graphics not appearing in Device Manager
To make it clear can you please post the system MTM once so that we can check the full specs once
I hope the above information helps.Please feel free to post in Lenovo Community Forums if you have any further queries!Regards,Prabhansh_______________________________________________Tap that Kudos button if I helped.If you find a post helpful and it answers your question, please mark it as an "Accepted Solution"!

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Hi! I have a HP Pavillion N047TX. It has a 2GB Graphics card. The sticker on the laptop shows that it is a Radeon Graphics but I can see it nowhere in my device manager. I tried downloading AMD Auto Detect but it also says that there is no driver detected. Somebody please help regarding how to enable the graphics driver for using it. I even tried re installing windows but in vain. I want it to be my primary driver. The only thing I can see in device manager under Display Adapters is Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000. Please help

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Please help me. my touchpad for my Lenovo Z50 is not working. Tried to go settings/Devices/ but the Touchpad option is not showing. 

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Hi everybody.

I just bought myself a Powercolor Radeon HD 4890 yesterday. After installing the card and the required drivers everything works like a charm. However, every time I start up my PC I get a message saying that a new device has been found on my system. On checking Device Manager I found an "Unknown device" entry under "Other devices".

I'm attaching a screenshot of Device Manager.

Are there any drivers I'm missing? It only happened after removing my old card (after uninstalling all its drivers) and installing the Radeon.

Any help is greatly appreciated.

Thanks.
 

A:Unknown Device In Device Manager After Installing Radeon HD 4890

I have a Powercolor Radeon HD 4890 (I also have a Gigabyte 4890 and XFX 4890 in two other PCs). I think you need to install the latest ATI Catalyst Suite. You may have installed the driver only package. Anyway, I think it has to do with the HDMI capabilities of the card. High def sound is built into the card (the HD part of the card name) and the HD sound driver is part of the Catalyst Suite. When you use an HDMI cable to an appropriate display, HD sound is also transmitted through the same cable from the Radeon graphics card.

Of course, be sure to install .NET Framework 2.0 as it is required before you can install the full Catalyst Suite. The HD sound driver won't install without it. At least I had trouble before I installed .NET 3.5. I went to Windows Update and installed .NET Framework 3.5. 2.0 is included in that update and 2.0 wasn't available separately.
 

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Hello, i have an Inspiron 17R, the webcam used to work but now it does not!
Showing not found
Going into the device manager the imput device tag is not there.
Help!
Thanks in advance

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Hello there. I have an HP dv9700 notebook, which about an year ago began having serious screen problems. It went black and nothing made it come back, even though Windows still booted (sounds came up and everything).

After almost an year repairing, and 3 Intel motherboards later, the technician found out the problem was on the dedicated graphics card memory, and put an AMD motherboard on my notebook which didn't have dedicated graphics memory anymore.

So now my notebook is recognized by HP automatic product detection as a dv9010us one. Plus, my graphics card is now shown as a GeForce Go 6150 (I bought it as a GeForce 6800 GS).

Since then the PC has been working flawlessly, except for now. Last night I was using the notebook, turned it off and went to sleep. Now I turned it on once again it simply can't detect the wireless device. It's like it doesn't exists!

I never changed the position of the notebook or anything to say the card moved or something internally. I check the Device Manager and there's no sign of the 802.11 adapter. It only shows the local ethernet adapter (wired connection working flawlessly as I'm writing right now from it) and bluetooth adapter. And yes, the light on the wireless switch on my notebook is blue (which means turned on). I tried putting it to off (orange) and then on again (blue), but it doesn't works. All that happens is that windows "disconnected" sound (like when you remove an USB device) when I turn it off.

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A:Wireless device not showing on Device Manager

Weird one. Could u try a system restore to a previous good working state? Given all that you've done -- correctly -- I wonder if the internal wireless card is simply kaput? Could you perhaps purchase a usb wireless dongle such as:
http://www.amazon.com/Edimax-EW-7718...3328140&sr=1-3

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Hi All, i recently had to do a format and clean install. i have been having countless problems with graphics card (AMD R5 M255) to the point where i have probably reinstalled the drivers a million times. Today however the GPU no longer shows up in the device manager, i have tried installing the drivers but the crimson software no longer picks up the graphics card so it doesnt install the drivers. I cleaned the drivers off the pc with the AMD driver cleanup utility as well as DDU. i also had a technician out yesterday and they replaced the entire system board on the laptop, so everything is brand new. the GPU was being picked up prior to my idiotic cleaning of the drivers with DDU.

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Hi, I removed Windows 10 and installed Windows 7 on my E016TX laptop and after that the Device Manager does not detect the graphics card Radeon HD 8670.Can someone help me here ?

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i recently install genuine windows 10 om my laptop and install AMD drive but still on my laptop showing dedicated video mamory 128 mb only

























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My girlfriend recently found out that her laptop was supposed to be a touchscreen device, but has not been able to use the functionality. I went thru a few troubleshooting steps to try and potentially fix the problem but the touchscreen doesn't even show up on the Device Manager under HID. I have been trying to find some potential drivers for the touchscreen for this device but I have not had any luck. Are there any drivers? Could the screen have been replaced with a non touch one and windows is recognizing it and doesn't even allow for the drivers to be used? TIA

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Hello,
I recently cleaned the registry, deleted some AOL components, and updated from AVG 7.5 to AVG 8.5 then noticed I could not get on the Internet. When I opened the Device Manager, nothing was showing in the list. How do I bring it back!?!

A:nothing showing in Device Manager

Try this:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/311504


edit: if that doesn't fix it, do this;

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/953791/en-us

edit again: and if you use Norton;

[http://solutions.symantec.com/sdccom...080530144453EN

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Trying to install RX460 red dragon in to my sons HP 500-336 pc Has the Memphis-S  mother boardCard will not show up in device manager and can not load driversHave disabled secure boot and enabled legacy in bios turned off the onboard videoNew 500 watt power supplyAny help would be great Thanks

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Hello,

I just recently upgraded from Windows 7 64-bit to Windows 8 64-bit, and everything is running smoothly, except my AMD Radeon HD 6700M graphics card is having some trouble. It shows up in the device manager, but has an exclamation point by it. Whenever I run games, it always uses the Intel HD graphics. I have Catalyst Control Centre, but there are no options for my graphics card. I changed the graphics dual option to "Fixed" in BIOS. I've tried uninstalling, and reinstalling, and still no luck. The latest CCC I got was from the HP Rep. I chatted with. It didn't show an exclamation point before I rebooted so I assumed everything was fixed. Whenever I try downloading from the AMD website, I get incompatible software even though I am in the right category, so the sticky threads above I've had no luck with yet. Any ideas? Thanks for the help!
Laptop: HP Pavilion dv7-6193ca Entertainment Notebook PC

A:AMD Radeon HD 6700M Exclamation Point in Device Manager...

running an HD 6370M here, and all is ok with the latest 13.1 and FYI all was ok with 12.1 too . So use amd uninstall utility , and it will ask you to reboot.
Then reinstall 13.1 the latest. If any prob , let us know. You should be good.

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Hey

i have Satellite L70-B-149 --
and the Amd radeon r7 m260 doesn't appear in device manager,
I have downloaded the right driver from your website
When I want to install the driver for the graphics card;
It starts fine, but the computer stops does not finish the instalation
And I must to restart the pc, and make system restore
please help me to solve this problem.
thank you

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Hi , I've G50 I5 (20351) ...AMD Radeon Graphics doesn't appear in device manager windows even the driver were well installed

plz help me !!
 

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I want to use a program that will download pattern designs to a knitting machine.  In order to do that I need to know which Com Port is the one I plugged my USB cable into to direct the data to that port.  When I go to device manager, there are
no ports listed. How do I access the port listing in Windows 7?

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It has just been recognised as a default - in display properties.

can't find anywhere to try and update drivers - I have the drivers ready and waiting.

Any suggestions?

Thanks
 

A:Monitor not showing up in device manager?

In Control Panel go to Display. On the last Tab, Settings, go to Advanced, then you will see a tab called Monitor. Click on Properties, then Driver and you will be able to view and change drivers there.

(Yes, I know you can get there from System, but for someone who's never been there, this sometimes makes more sense.)
 

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Hi, I have a client who wants me to network her computers. One computer is 98 the other computer XP. The XP computer's Windows file is titled WINNT which I assume has some of the Windows Networking OS properties (YIKES!)

Anyway, I added netbui files and then went to device manager to add them. When I tried to add the protocol, netbui was not one of the options. I know that you don't have to have them with XP but I have found when networking XP with 98 it is much easier.

I did double check to make sure that I had put them in the proper folders. Any suggestions?
 

A:netbui not showing in Device Manager

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Needless to say from the thread title, I only have one mouse and one keyboard plugged-in. Everything works correctly, but was just curious if there's any particular reason why this is happening.

A:Why does device manager showing duplicates?

I believe what you are showing us is the Devices & Printers window. It would be interesting to see if the devices show twice in the Device Manager (Start > Control Panel > Hardware & Sound > Device Manager)

I've seen this happen when 2 different drivers are installed for the same device: one is a generic Windows driver that gets installed when Windows discovers new hardware and installs the driver for it, and a second when the user installs the manufacturer's driver afterward. This should not happen, but sometimes it does. I suspect poorly written driver software.

Since this is a mouse and keyboard you could experiment with removing one of each. You will not be offered the option to remove a working mouse or keyboard in Devices and Printers, but the doppelganger may show the Remove Device option.

If that is not an option then let us know what you find in the Device Manager. Particularly under Properties > Driver that might give a clue.

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I recently tried to plugin a connectland cl me 001 microphone with no result after trying to use the sound recorder to test it.
After trawling thru google I could find nothing that looks like my problem

the manufactures website is in French and of little use to me.
I have plugged it in to a different machine where it worked fined.
This makes me think the mike is not the problem it is also not the sound driver which I updated.
any useful comments will be appreciated thanks in advance

A:Microphone not showing in device manager

Without more PC specifications, including what sound module, we can't really offer much advice.

However, one thing I see is the "High Defintion Audio Device". That suggests the drivers for the sound hardware are not installed and only the generic, basic function, Windows installed sound driver.

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I'm not sure if this issue has been covered in here yet, sorry if it has, I tried searching for it but the search wasn't working so here goes...

I installed windows 7 32 bit and it is not recognizing my dvd drive. It is not showing up in the device manager or anything, but does show up in the bios. I have tried going into the registry and deleting the upper and lower filters, disabling driver signature enforcement upon startup, and entering "bcdedit /set loadoptions DDISABLE_INTEGRITY_CHECKS" in command prompt, but nothing worked.

I ended up trying to boot from cdrom on startup and was able to to do that. I opened the drive, took out the windows 7 disc, restarted the computer, and windows finally detected my dvd drive and everything was fine. I eventually restarted the computer and now it is not detecting the drive again. Has anyone else run in to this or know what I can do to fix it? Thanks.
 

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OK we bought a Lenovo G50-80 laptop a year ago for my sister which had windows 10home in it.Recently she was doing some light multiplayer gaming and online stuff, but due to the windows 10 excess internet consumption due to the update services, internet speed was dwindling to a mere 350-500kbps So i tried to install a windows 7 in legacy mode which i was successful into doing it but stuck when i found out that the inbuilt GPU which was a AMD m330 was not showing up in the device manager.I was also unable to install the driver from the support website as it says that no GPU is found.I also tried all the updates listed in the website including the bios one which i did at the end (i mentioned it as i know flashing bios is dangerous,but i guess i am too late). Idk what to do now, i also tried the windows 8.1 but it didnt showed up in there either.Pls i need some suggestion ASAP! Machine Type Model: 80E502ULIN

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Hi, Recently I did reset my HP dm4 notebook to factory defaults setting and noticed that CD/DVD drive is not appearing in windows explorer "my computer". When I checked in Device Manager, there also I do not find it. When I push the eject button the drive opens though.  I ran the find and fix problems utility in control panel and the following message appeared "Problems found: Hardware changes might not have detected -- detected  !" I'd checked the registry if there are any upper/lower filter keys...there aren't any. I ran the command "sfc /scannow" in command prompt (admin) and checked again in device manager, but no luck. Does this mean my CD/DVD drive is gone OR can be fixed? if it can be fixed, how?

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Hi there I have a very strange thing going on here.
I have two hard drives one 1TB (which is my main hdd which I have windows 7 on) and my 500GB hard drive where my stuff is on. Now here is the strange thing, Although I can enter my C drive (via Computer) I cannot see it in disk mangement or in device Manager. Which in turn does not allow my to upgrade to a diffrent higher version of windows7 .cause the only drive that is showing is my D drive. Help would be very much accepted. Is windows 7 preventing me from making any kind of changes to my C drive?

A:hdd showing in Computer but not in device manager

You might have a permission problem with the drive :

Right click on the drive in Computer - properties - security - advanced - owner - edit - then change owner to yourself.

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W98 SE, on a reboot got Sec Slave Drive-ATAPI Incompatible error message, Press F1 to resume. I do so and system boots but my two CD drives are missing. Neither appears in Device Manager list. No lights show on either drive unit after reboot but both are powered up. Checked BIOS settings but don't really understand the meanings,
BIOA Auto Detect settings are;
Pri Master: AUTO
Pri Slave: Not installed
Sec Master: Not installed
Sec Slave: AUTO
At system reboot I see the following;
Auto-detect Pri Master = IDE Hard Drive
Auto-detect Sec Slave= ATAPI CDROM
Sec Slave Drive - ATAPI Incompatible
Press F1 to resume
Since I don't use this PC(my wifes) I'm not familiar with what might have preceded this situation. Both CD's were working fine a few weeks ago. Any suggestions to cause or solution greatly appreciated.
 

A:CD drives not showing in Device Manager

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Hi,

I have a MSI GT70 2OD, I have not really ever used bluetooth, so im not sure how long I have had the problem.
Running Windows 8.1 and everything updated. My computer does not seem to realize that it has bluetooth. The computer has the Killer Bigfoot Doubleshot Lan/Wlan/Btooth card. When I look in device manager there is no bluetooth, and i guess therefor no option in windows to toggle on/off bluetooth.

In the details tab of task manager there is a btvstack running and if I go to my bluetooth folder location I can run bttray.exe and have that running in details tab, however the tray icon does not appear.

I have looked quite a bit to find that it seems to be quite a common problem and not specific to MSI however cannot find a clear solution.

Any help with this would be much appreciated.

Thanks in Advance.

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Two of the four USB ports in my motherboard were not working properly. After plugging in any USB device it would recognize something was there, try to find a driver for it, but fail at doing so. These are plug and play devices I had never had problems with before. The device manager said the SM bus was not installed properly. I reinstalled the chipset driver and that fixed one of the USB ports; however, one is still not working. When I plug in any USB Device there is no audible ding, no "this device is not recognized" pop-up, and it isn't even showing up as 'unknown device' in the Device Manager. I'm not sure what could be wrong.

USB devices attempted:
1x Wired Mouse,
3x USB thumb drives
1x USB external hard drive

All devices are USB 2.0. The malfunctioning port is USB 2.0

My system:
Dell Inspiron 530s
Vista Home Premium x64
Motherboard Model 0RY007 (Socket 775)
Chipset Vendor Intel
Chipset Model P35/G33/G31
Chipset Revision A2
Southbridge Vendor Intel
Southbridge Model 82801IR (ICH9R)
Southbridge Revision 02

A:USB devices not showing up in Device Manager

Hello, in Device manager , have you expanded the tree on the USB controllers and seen if any are showing yellow icons indicating driver issue ?

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Monitor not showing up in device manager? It has just been recognised as a default - in display properties.

can't find anywhere to try and update drivers - I have the drivers ready and waiting.

Any suggestions?
Thanks,
 

A:Monitor not showing up in device manager?

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I recently had to do a fresh install of my windows xp on a dimension 8250. The last time i did this i had to go download Ethernet drivers and it worked right away . This time I tried to download and install the chip-set and drivers but they are not working. When i go to the device manager the is not even a network category. Last time I at least had yellow ? marks. I have service pack 1 installed but i can't manage to get service pack 2 installed with dial up. I'm considering doing another reformat with hopes that it will fix it. Any ideas would be quite helpful.

Syn
 

A:device manager not showing network at all

if you go into device manager and view hidden devices - there are no yellow ? listed ?
also no network adapters listed

what happens when you tried to install the drivers ?
 

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I tried everything I know but can't seem to get back my wifi card to work. Please help.

A:Wi-Fi Adapter not showing in Device manager

Hi,
Did that USB DEVICE IS from A ISP if so it has installed a driver that has replaced or blocked or removed your Wifi driver thats why i hate those stuff.

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i'm using 64 bit win 7. Monitor not showing up in device manager. my monitor is samsung 2232bw. any solution ? ty

A:Monitor not showing up in device manager

Try looking at Windows 7 Launch - lenovo community

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I know that bluetooth is there because it shows up in the Services list and I am using a wireless mouse and a wireless keyboard. However,  Bluetooth does not show up in the Device Manager List. Yesterday I tried to install a FitBit and it told me that I don't have Bluetooth, so I was unable to install it. I know I have Bluetooth but I can't see where I can either update the driver or fix it some other way. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks.

A:bluetooth not showing up in device manager

Hi: Didn't you have to plug in a little USB thing for the wireless and keyboard to work? They don't normally run off the PC's bluetooth radio. The USB dongle is the wireless device that works with those. All PC's with Windows have Bluetooth services, whether or not the PC actually has bluetooth hardware. If you don't see a bluetooth radios icon in the device manager listing, then your PC does not have built in bluetooth networking. The easiest thing to do would be to puchase an external usb bluetooth adapter. I use this one on my HP business desktop PC and it works for what I use it for. https://www.amazon.com/Kinivo-BTD-400-Bluetooth-4-0-USB/dp/B007Q45EF4 Since your PC is a Configured to Order (CTO) model, there are no specs that indicate whether your specific build has it or not. It could have come with built in bluetooth networking on some models. http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-Elite-HPE-100-Desktop-PC-series/4079700/model/412462... The only other suggestion I can offer would be to enter the product number of your PC in the part surfer website at the link below, and see what parts came with your PC.  Sometimes the part surfer will give exact info, and sometimes it will list all possible options. The product number of your PC can be found on the same sticker as the serial number. http://partsurfer.hp.com/search.aspx

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Replaced the wireless nic in a presario v6000 running windows 7. Cannot see device in device manager. External wireless adapter works but would really like the internal card to function. Any help would be greatly appreciated

A:Device not showing in Device manager

What are the steps you took to perform the installation? Did you install drivers? Is it enabled in BIOS?

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My wireless adapter disappeared from my H Pavilion g6 laptop.  
 
Hardware ID == ACPI\VEN_HPQ&DEV_0004

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I have a Lenovo Z510 laptop. I had the Alps touchpad driver installed from the Lenovo's driver page (Drivers and software - IdeaPad Z510 Notebook), however, I noticed multiple times that the driver would stop working and the touchpad would not be useable. I took me a while to notice because I always use a USB mouse instead of the touchpad mouse.

To fix the install, instead of reinstalling the driver from leonvo's website, I first Uninstalled the driver from the Device Manager, and I also selected the option "Delete the driver software for this device"...

After restart, Windows didn't reinstall the generic driver, nor was I seeing any error in the Device Manger. My touchpad driver is not showing up at all...

I reinstalled the driver from Lenovo's page. It says "installed successfully" however after reboot, the driver is still not present...

The touchpad driver is not showing in the device manager at all!! What do I do?

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I have an on board ethernet adapter on my XFX nForce 680i LT motherboard that I personally believe to be DEAD, but I want to see if I've missed anything.

The adapter doesn't show up in Device Manager anywhere (including hidden and unknown devices).

I've uninstalled the Ethernet Driver and installed the driver both from the out of the box driver CD and from the nVidia website.

I've unplugged the power supply and drained off any excess power and rebooted cleanly.

This is on Win7 and the oh so not helpful Windows diagnostic says I need to install a driver for my adapter (which as I stated above I have done 2-3 times now).

I've done a system restore from over a week ago when I know the hardware was functioning properly.

Is it also everyone's opinion that this is DEAD? The board is roughly 5+ years old so I wouldn't rule it out, but I do take good care of my box with regular compressed air cleanings and its protected against surges. Anything else I should try or should I just buy a new adapter? I don't have enough financial excess to buy a new board or supported components atm and I don't want a wireless adapter either so I suppose I'll have to see if my board can support an additional adapter in one of the open slots.
 

A:Network adapter not showing up in device manager

check the bios does not have LAN disabled
goto control panel and scan for new hardware

- that would be the only additional things i can think of
 

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The number of drivers available from the official Acer driver download page for my computer the 6930G, is quite limited so, for instance, to get the latest Intel WiFi Link 5100 AGN driver I downloaded and installed the latest generic Proset Wireless version for Windows 7, 18.40.0 from Intel's site. However, the 5100 AGN driver version in device manager has not changed, and is still 12.4.1.4, but according to Intel, Proset wireless version 18.4.0 should update this to 14.3.2.1

When I update drivers from Acer's official page the device manager shows the newer versions.

Anyway, I'd really appreciate some help on this. Thanks in advance.

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Hi,
I am having trouble with a linksys pcmcia ethernet card for my laptop. I think i installed the wrong drivers, as now the device wont work when i plug it in (the lights turn on and then immediately turn off). I'm running xp with sp1 installed and was wondering how i can uninstall the bad drivers, as the device doesn't show in the device manager. Do i have to do the repair function off the xp cd? ANy help is appreciated
 

A:(Solved) Nic card not showing in Device manager

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I am using a Canon MG3250 printer, which is functioning perfectly. But why, if I go to "Device Manager" under "Printers", are there two identical entries for "Canon MG3200 Series Printer" there? As I only have one printer in operation, why should a second one be showing?
 

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My apologies if this is not the right forum. I have a Toshiba Satellite C875 (S7205) with Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit. The laptop comes with a Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller LAN connection. The LAN card worked fine for about 3 months and then suddenly stopped working last week. Not only that, it disappeared from Device Manager, too. I can connect to the Internet through wireless, but prefer the ethernet connection. Here's what I have done so far to try to solve the problem:

1) Run virus and rootkit scans - no problems found

2) Downloaded the Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller driver from the Toshiba website and tried to install it - the file unzips and begins to install and then just disappears, like it can't find any device to install itself on

3) Disabled and re-enabled the LAN card in BIOS

4) Reset BIOS to factory settings

5) Selected "Show Hidden Devices" in Device Manager, selected the Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller, uninstalled, and rebooted to see if the card would reinstall -- it didn't, and now it doesn't even show up in Device Manager when I select "Show Hidden Devices" - I tried installing the driver again after this got same result as above

Using NirSoft NetworkInterfacesView, I can see the Realtek PCIe FE Family Controller - it has a red light and the status is "hardware disconnected"

I'm beginning to think the card has either become physically disconnected or has gone bad.

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A:LAN card no longer showing in Device Manager

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My daughter plugged our USB HDD into a TV when we were on holidays and formatted it! I never saw her doing it, she told me. Now when I plug the drive into my PC it isn't found, I can't even see it in Device Manager.
Is this drive now ruined for good?
Any ideas how to format it so I can use it again?
 

A:TV formatted my drive not showing in device manager

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Sorry if this is the wrong forum. Wasn't clear to me which one was correct.

I have the ASUS Rampage IV Extreme motherboard. One of its features is onboard Bluetooth.

I have it enabled in BIOS. I flashed my BIOS to the latest version, I updated my chipset to the latest driver. I installed the latest Bluetooth driver. I started Bluetooth Support Service in Windows Services.

I've tried disabling Bluetooth in BIOS then enabling it.

I have never once seen anything in my computer that hinted at Bluetooth whatsoever. No Bluetooth Radios in Device Manager or anything Bluetooth related.

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
ASUS Rampage IV Extreme
3930k
16 GB RAM

I have never tried to use it so I don't know if it ever worked before, but I have no system restore points set anyway, so that test isn't viable.

A:Bluetooth not working or showing up in Device Manager

It looks like a lot of people are having this problem with that motherboard.

One solution was to remove and reconnect the Bluetooth dongle from the motherboard port after installing the driver (yes it is removable, but it clips into the port).

Another was to make sure that the Bluetooth service was enabled in Windows.

Another solution that worked was posted by Necrosan over at ROG:"You need to install AI Suite II - specifically the Mobilink component - on your PC. (You can obtain the most recent version from the R4E ASUS website.)
Turn on bluetooth, pair the phone, open RC bluetooth, hit menu->devices. Choose previously paired device.
At this point it should "just work" if you are about 1-3 feet away from your computer. Any more distance than that and you likely will experience issues. (Yes, the range really does suck this bad.)

I just tested these exact instructions and they worked fine. Feel free to ask any follow up questions.
Enjoy. "
But I think that last one was only if it shows up in Device Manager but does not connect. Can't be sure.

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Ive got two optical drives, a CDROM and DVDROM, they are both on the same IDE channel.

I was having problems with the DVD ROM showing up under "My Computer" so I had a look around and checked everything was set up correctly, DVDROM is on the Master and the CDROM is on the Slave, the little connectors are on the correct things and everything is physically setup correct.

I was looking through device manager and noticed that the DVD ROM isnt showing up under "DVD/CD-ROM Drives" but I did have something else, under "Disk Drives" there is a third device with my two existing hard drives, this is labeled "SCSI Disk Device".

Looks like my DVDROM is showing up as a hard disk :/ Ive got no idea how to fix this. Hoped that some of you might
 

A:DVD-ROM showing as a hard drive in device manager...

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WTF happened? ) Could someone help me please? I got a little confused by it.

A:Device manager showing up the wrong card.

I have gtx 770 but my device manager lists it as a gtx 660. How did this happen? I'm trying to update my GPU since I reinstalled it. Now this happened. What should I do?

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