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dv 6700 windows 10 wifi adapter drops out

Q: dv 6700 windows 10 wifi adapter drops out

I recently upgraded the OS on my old Pavillion dv6700 notebook from Vista to Windows 10. The wireless network adapter often drops out when the device is not in use - it may work okay for days, or sometimes only minutes. Sometimes running the troubleshoot routine resets the adapter and sometimes the adapter has to be disabled and then re-enabled. (Turning the laptop off and on again also works.) I understand that this is an old device, but everything else works fine and even though this problem is relatively easy to rectify, it is annoying. Is there a simple solution to this issue.

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A: dv 6700 windows 10 wifi adapter drops out

Hi: See if unchecking the 'allow windows to turn off this device to save power' box on the power options tab for the wireless card works for you. What model wireless card does your notebook have? There may be other tweaks you can do on the Advanced tab.

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OS: Windows 7
Hardware: Sony VAIO
Powered by: AC
History: The computer is about 2 years old and the symptoms described below started either abruptly or gradually some 2-3 months ago.

Symptoms: The network access icon in the right of my task bar will show 4-5 bars of signal strength. I'll leave the computer for several hours and when I come back, it shows 0 bars with a red x over it. I click it, select troubleshoot and the Windows Network Diagnostics window pops up and says "Problems found"; A network cable is not properly plugged in or may be broken" - Detected; "Problem with wireless adapter or access point" - Fixed, upon which the icon goes back to 4 or 5 bars and I resume my network connectivity. This takes all of one minute or less.

However, if I need to do a lengthy download, this unexpected action will stop the download in the middle of the night.

1) I tried a side-by-side comparison with another laptop and the Sony VAIO lost the network connection in the manner described above while the other computer didn't.
2) I went to Manage Wireless Networks, removed all networks (including my home network) and then rebuilt the wireless networks by re-entering my home network. I was then able to access my network. However, the wireless network adapter still shut off in the middle of the night.
3) I went to Power Settings/Change advanced power settings/Advanced settings/Wireless Adapter Settings/Power Saving Mode and obse... Read more

A:Wifi Network Adapter drops out at random times (Windows 7)

This might help - the following commands restore Windows IP and Winsock to known good values

Open an Elevated Command Prompt

Standard keyboard shortcuts for Copy (Ctrl-C) and Paste (Ctrl-V) shortcuts do not work in Command Prompt.

Enabling the Quick Edit Mode in Command Prompt makes Copy and Paste operations easier.
See step 4 in Command Prompt - Copy to Clipboard to enable it.

Copy in Command Prompt: hightlight the text you want to copy, then press ENTER.
Paste in Command Prompt: right click with your mouse.

In the elevated command Prompt window type the following commands
Alternatively, you can copy the commands, one line at a time and paste it in the Command Prompt Window

ipconfig /release
ipconfig /renew
ipconfig /flushdns
netsh winsock reset all
netsh int ipv4 reset all
netsh int ipv6 reset all


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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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I have a rather annoying issue and i'm stuck trying to find a solution. My D-link Ac1900 wifi adapter keeps losing connection to my router every 10 seconds, I have tried many solutions to try and fix this from,
unplugging and restarting my pcrolling back the driving and updating themexchanged the device for a new replacementupdating the motherboard biosun checking the power setting to stop the device from being turned

but still nothing fixes the issue, take note that this only occurs on my pc which is brand new, works fine on my laptop doesn't drop out every 10 seconds.

Would anyone have any idea or have the same issue with a solution to the problem.

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I have an integrated Gigabit Ethernet adapter - a Realtek 8168, I think. Sometime (but not always) when Windows wakens from sleep the adapter runs at 100Mb instead of 1Gb. Disabling and re-enabling the adapter puts it back to 1Gb. A reboot also fixes it (of course).

Is this typical behavior, or do I have something set wrong?

The Windows & Device Manager identifies the device as "Realtek PCIe GBE Family Controller" and says the current driver - version 7.67.1226.2012 - is up to date.

I've have my PC's Ethernet adapter connected to an Ethernet switch for about a year. The switch indicates port speed by different colored LEDs. I don't recall seeing the 100Mb light until a week or 2 ago

A:After Windows wakes, my GbE network adapter drops to 100Mb

Don't know if you'll see it, but in Device Manager right-click on your Realtek network adapter and select Properties.

Then select the Power Management tab, and un-check the "allow the computer to turn off this device to save power", if you have that option.

Now see if you lose your gigabit connection when coming out of sleep.

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This problem is frustrating me a lot now. After upgrading to WIndows 10, I have noticed that my Wi-Fi connection frequently drops without any pattern whatsover. It just drops randomly and re-connects after 2-3 minutes. If I attempt to connect to the network in that period of 2-3 minutes, it will sometimes connect, and sometimes fail. I have 2 other laptops (1 of which has Windows 10) and they don't experience this problem.

I have searched online and tried tons of things. Nothing has fixed the problem so far! Below are all the things I tried. Please help if you have any suggestions or if there are known issues with Windows 10.

1. Updated the driver software
2. Uninstalled the driver and re-installed it
3. Unchecked the setting of 'Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power' in Power Management of the wireless network adapter.
4. Uninstalled anti-virus to eliminate anti-virus as the issue.
5. Disabled 'Wifi Sense' options of 'Connect to suggested hotspots' & 'Connect to networks shared by my contacts'.

I am clueless as to what the issue is. Please help!

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I bought this laptop in May 2015 with Windows 7 OS installed and took advantage of the free upgrade to Windows 10.Everything has been great, and I love Windows 10 up until a recent system update.Since then, every time I use the laptop the wifi connection keeps dropping out.The wifi symbol in the system tray goes greyed out with a star on it.If I right click and select troubleshoot, the following problems are found        Problem with wireless adapter or access point                              Detected                     ! (in a yellow triangle)     The default gateway is not available                                                  Fixed                             Tick in a green circle I then close the window and click on the wifi icon but I have no available networks despite having 2 Galaxy S5's and 2 other laptops running (this is normal amount of devices to be on). I have done a factory reset and already lost a lot of software, and I really don't know what to do. Can anyone please help? Moose

A:wIfI drops out since Windows 10 upgrade

Hey @MooseHP?,Welcome to the HP Support Forums! This is a great place to find solutions and help from our community! I understand that you're having troubles with the wireless connection on your HP Envy 17 Notebook. I'd be happy to help you with this. The following Document page is 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.Reinstall the network adapter drivers:1. Download the drivers from HP.com but do not run them yet.2. Go to your start screen/menu and type Device Manager.3. Expand Network adapters.4. Right click on the wireless adapter and choose Uninstall.5. Run the downloaded drivers from step 1.6. Restart your PC and test.Test an ethernet connection:Test if the issue persists on a wired connection to rule out the wireless adapter hardware so troubleshooting can be directed towards the right areas. I would also strongly suggest running the HP Support Assistant.The following are some helpful links for troubleshooting the HP Support Assistant or downloadi... Read more

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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 a K450e with a 1x1 11bgn wireless adapter (Broadcom?) that drops and takes up t one hour to reconnect.The started after Microsoft pushed out the Windows upgrade mid august.I can'r find any new drivers. Anyone have a solusion? I posted a request ti the Swedish sopport aug 17 but haven't heard from them.

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Hi I got a new hp convertible laptop. I was prompted to update windows and ever since my wifi keep dropping every 10min. i can login to some sites but no videos run.wifi working in all other devices. tried all the standard fixes mentioned in windows support website

A:windows 10 update jan 2018, wifi drops every 10min

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Hi guys I got this problem, it only comes up occasionally, like once every couple of weeks, but I can't seem to figure it out.

I have a Toshiba laptop and I connect to the internet using wifi. Sometimes the wifi would stop working. It shows that I'm still connected to my wifi, but with an exclamation mark that says limited or no internet. I disconnect and then try again, but now my computer doesn't detect any wifi network. I usually can see a bunch of wifi networks, but when it happens I cannot detect any. I have a couple external hard drives connected to my laptop too. When this wifi problem occurs, I also couldn't access the external hard drives. I disconnect them, but they still show up in My Computer and I can click on them, even though they're empty inside. My last problem is that when this wifi problem happens, I can't restart the computer. It just hangs, so I either have to hold the power button down to restart, or to wait for five or so minutes before windows tells me it's having trouble and then it restarts.

My network drivers have all been updated. I do have a VPN service minimized but it's off almost always and it was never running when this wifi problem occurs. I also have Norton Antivirus on. I don't know what could be causing it, because I'm not just getting the wifi problem only, and this problem has occurred about five times since upgrading to Windows 10 this past winter. So it's not too often, but I don't know what could be causing it. Thank you,

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Good Morning,

For the past few days, I've been having issues with my laptop. The other day I kept getting the message "Unidentified Network. No internet access" so I tried almost everything to fix it with no luck. Yesterday I instead got the message "There might be a problem with the wifi adapter?" I don't know if this is a good sign or something far worse.

Hopefully I can get this resolved. Especially with school and all. This has me really stressed out.

Thank you in advance.

A:Windows 10 There may be a problem with the wifi adapter

Are other devices connecting to wifi without problems? Were there any changes made on laptop recently? Can you power cycle modem/ router and check again? Can you provide the ip address details. Go to search, type cmd and open black window. Type ipconfig /all and post the results.

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i have an old pc which i want to connect to wifi.So was buying a wifi adapter for the same. But after searching for wifi adapters i got to know that they must be compatible with our pc's OS. Mine has windows xp. So please tell me the specifications of wifi adpter I should be using.

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Wifi adapter name : ralink rt3290 driver 802.11 bgn wifi adapter driver windows 10I have tried all thw option like reinstalling updated drivers. Then also it is not working.Please help me out

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I am using Inspiron 17R SE 7720 (Service Tag: B8P81W1 | Express Service Code: 24470701201). The BIOS firmware is latest (A17).
This laptop is included in "Computers tested for upgrade to Windows 10".
However I expect problems in Windows 10 when going to sleep mode and/or entering powersave mode - WiFi stops working after waking up. It is a well-known problem and it is caused by Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 wi-fi adapter used in my laptop. The problem is driver-based and Intel has no plan to solve it because the adapter is obsolete.
I am going to upgrade my laptop replacing Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 with new Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 8260. It has the same form-factor and officially supports Windows 10.
Please let me know is there any restriction in BIOS those prevent changing WiFi adapter in this way?

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Hello,    I have seen a few posts and tried the responses and nothing has worked.  Hp Pavilion g6 that is now running windows 10, and my wireless adapter is no where to be found.  I have uninstalled and reinstalled multiple drive types before going back to the original set that was loaded. I have tried the "netsh" command sets that one post has recommended. If I plug the machine in hard wired it works perfectly fine. Other than my wifi adapter completely missing and nothing incorrect with my device manager.   So I have no wifi adapter, no error for my adapter, and have tried all hardware on this notebook.  I have also tried it in 3 different locations with 3 different routers. I have tried to upgrade drivers and nothing seems to work.  Any suggestions would be a major help.   Thanks ahead of time. 

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I am trying to connect my desk top to a mobile hotspot. I bought a netgear n150 wireless usb adapter and get message an error has been encounter and then a restart any ideas?

A:what wifi adapter is compatible with windows 8

Go to the manufacturer's website and see if there's an updated driver available.
I upgraded to Win 8 on a new computer that has a Ralink wireless card. It would only connect randomly. A trip to the Ralink site and newest driver solved the problem.

UPDATE: Here I found this - right near the top under downloads is a Win 8 beta driver. Read the instructions to install.

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Hi I upgraded my laptop to Windows 10, since the upgrade i've noticed that I can't connect to WiFi anymore.  The WiFi option is not availible in the settingmenu.Please help!

A:Wifi adapter isn't working on Windows 10

@MelTQ Hello;Allow me to welcome you to the HP forums!I read your post about your WiFi not working since your Win10 Upgrade and wanted to help -- but need more information.We need the detailed product number of your PC: http://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c03754824?jumpid=reg_r1002_usen_c-001_title_r0001With that information, I can check for HP Win10 WiFi drivers for your PC.We can proceed once you provide the information.Thanks

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I have a Toshiba Satellite 1415 S105 with XP Pro. My dialup modem drops the connection and sometimes won't connect at all when I use the AC adapter. All other laptop functions are fine. Any ideas?

A:Dialup drops connection when AC adapter used

Run Everest with just the battery connected - call up Computer, Sensor and watch the voltages - while watching, plug in the adapter.

If there is no drastic change, then in all liklihood the modem got a small zap that is letting it fail. An external USB modem would work I think.

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After installing Windows 10 today my WiFi  is not connecting . I have tried updating the driver( MediaTek Wireless LAN Adapter Driver VERSION:  and it tells me its upto date. im assuming this driver is the issue but not sure how i can fix this.plz give me proper solution.

A:Windows 10 Upgrade Wifi Adapter Issues.

Dear Customer, Provide us the DEV and VEN ID of the w/Lan Card :Open the Device Manager from the Control Panel. ...In the Device Manager, right-click the device, and select Properties in the popup menu.Select the Details tab.Select the Hardware Ids in the dropdown list. 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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Yesterday I upgraded to Windows 10 from Windows 8.1 but after the upgradation the WiFi does not works.There was no WiFi adapter found and the same goes for Bluetooth.Please assist from where can these drivers be downloaded

A:No WiFi adapter found after windows 10 upgrade

Please check http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/surface/forum/surfpro-surfusingwin10/no-wireless-device-after-upg...To get wireless working without rolling back to Windows 8/8.1 is to run this command as admin.netcfg -v -u dni_dneIt was provided by Barb Bowman.

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my wifi adapter has vanished from my netork adapter list. Is there a simple way to get it back?Please help

A:missing wifi adapter hp pavillion windows 10

Can we have your model number? Do you have any problem devices in the device manager?

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I have a HP pavilon g6 -2150se, i7 core and windows 7-64 bit operating system. After windows 10 install, my wifi adaptor (Broadcom 802.11n Network adapter) gets disabled automatically. On trying to update it, it says that it is up to date. Please help.

A:Wifi adapter not working after windows 10 install

Hi: The only suggestion I can offer would be to try the W8.1 driver for the model Broadcom wlan card your notebook has. If that doesn't work, you will need to go back to the previous operating system, as that model card is not supported in W10. This package contains the Broadcom Wireless LAN Drivers that are required to enable the integrated Broadcom Wireless LAN Adapter in supported notebooks that are running a supported operating system. ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp72501-73000/sp72931.exe

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HI There I have upgraded My envy laptop on 29th july15 to windows 10, upgrade went smoothly but unable to connect to wifi or through ethernet saying no wifi adapters.tried to install the drivers but no success i tried every possible solution got frustrated and reverted back to windows 8.1 and now wifi adpater works fine.can some one help me with this issues and find a solution if i can upgrade to windows 10 Thank you

A:Windows 10 Upgrade Wifi Adapter Issues

I had same issue yesterday and tried all the solution available in HP support but nothing works out and finally reverted back to 8.1.

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I am trying to install a LG wifi adapter (LWG 5410U s/n 041001150), but windows failed to install drivers

I have searched everywhere for it with no luck

maybe someone can help me out.


A:Windows 7 doesn't recognize usb wifi adapter

Hi are you plugging it in a usb hub if so try plugging in a usb port on the computer itself

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The computer had been running windows 10 home without issue until it refused to connect to the homegroup after being connected for over a year. I tried several 10 home reinstalles without success. I decided to do a complete reformat, partion and install of windows 10 Pro. The new install fixed the Homdgroup issue but now there is no wifi adapter in disk management. What driver do I need to install and how should I do this. I did try Driver Talent and it dosen't report that the driver is missing or needs to be fixed. 

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After updating my 8710w from Win 7 to Win 10 it sporadically bluescreens, blaming the driver for the wireless adapter card (Intel 4965AGN).  A bit of searching reveals I am not alone with this problem and that Intel do not intend to update the driver any further (up to Win 7 only). I could discard the 4965 card and use a USB WiFi dongle, but I'd prefer not to if possible.  Has anyone tried a newer internal WiFi card in their 8710?  I gather that if for example I could fit an Intel 6300*, its Windows 8.1 drivers are compatible with Windows 10.  It would be a cheap experiment to simply try and see if it works, but I thought it was worth asking for others experience first, since one article I found suggests a hardware upgrade might not be allowed: "If you have a laptop made by HP or Lenovo, they will only allow certain cards to be recognised by the laptop?s BIOS. You can check compatibility on their websites." Any advice gratefully received. *Newer cards than the ageing 6300 would have drivers directly compatible with Windows 10 but I have the additional complication that I can still boot this machine into Windows XP (!) so I would need a card that's also backwards compatible with that.

A:Anyone tried an updated WiFi adapter in an 8710w for Windows...

Hi: Unfortunately, no other wlan card other than the ones listed in the service manual will work. HP used a BIOS whitelist feature which locks out any unsupported wlan cards. The PC will halt on boot until the unsupported wlan card is removed. I have the HP 6910p with W10 and the 4965 ag card, and it works fine. I installed the latest W7 driver offered by Intel, enabled WMM, set roaming to lowest.

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Wireless light stays on n but WiFi adapter is being not detected! Need to get WiFi working!

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Windows 10 Upgrade Wifi Adapter Issues, can not switch it on.. 

A:Windows 10 Upgrade Wifi Adapter Issues

So you installed a new wireless adapter and, after that, it will not turn on? And do you mean you cannot switch the computer on or the wireless card? 

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Hi all,

I just reinstalled Windows 7 on an older notebook (one of the first with it, so it was ORIGINALLY with Windows 7) and am now having issues with the WiFi. It has never had any issues with this before, so it is not an issue with the hardware.

I have followed the instructions given on a few sites and I have found that the WiFi card is listed under problem devices in the System Information window. The vendor # is 8086 and the device # is 422C. After finding that, I went on the hunt for the drivers/adapters for this, but I was unable to find them. I downloaded the wireless drivers available on Dell to no avail. Even after installing each and restarting it did not fix the issue. The only driver that seemed to match the lookup for that device was hosted on HP, but installing that also did nothing.

If it matters, I am currently on a Dell Studio 1558 Laptop. Any help would be appreciated, and I will give any information necessary. I have attached a picture of the System Info Problem Devices. If anyone knows what the others are or if they are important, I would appreciate that too, but I care much more about the WiFi.

A:Wifi adapter missing after Windows 7 reinstall

Device #422C is a Broadcom WiFi and Vendor #8086 is Intel.
So if Dell is of no use, start digging around Intel or Broadcom's sites for native drivers.

Source: http://www.pcidatabase.com/search.php?device_search_str=422C

EDIT: Just realize this is from September. Whoops

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I've seriously tried all the possible solutions and still nothing.  Not only the solution that was proposed in this forum topic like many others in other websites, like in windows forum and mediatek/ralink forum, and even on youtube and still nothing, i really can't solve this issue and I'm ruining out of pacience...I'll probably go back to Windows 8.1 because all the solutions have failed.. If anyone knows a diferent/new solution please reply!! My PC is a HP Pavilion G6My Wi-Fi adapter is a Ralink RT3290 802 and the drivers are already updated. Regards.

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A:Windows 10 Upgrade Wifi Adapter Issues

Hi: Since I don't know what things you have tried, or which one of the hundreds of g6 model notebooks you have (they span over several years), the only suggestion I can offer would be to try the W10 Ralink WLAN driver. OPERATING SYSTEM(S):Microsoft Windows 10 32Microsoft Windows 10 64LANGUAGE(S): GlobalDEVICES SUPPORTED:802.11n Wireless PCI Express Card LAN AdapterMediatek MT7630E 802.11bgn Wi-Fi AdapterRalink RT3090 802.11b/g/n WiFi AdapterRalink RT3290 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi AdapterRalink RT3592 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi AdapterRalink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi AdapterRalink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi AdapterFIXES:- Provides the WHQL driver initial release to support Windows 10. ftp://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp71501-72000/sp71571.exe If the above driver doesn't work, the most likely problem is the RT3090 hardware revision of the card you have is probably too old to run W10. Only the latest model RT3090's made in the last couple of years will run W10.  

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I've Windows 10 Pro (RTM 10240.16430) and I can't update my wifi adapter (TL-WN8200ND) with the last driver because the installer says me that the actual drive is the best installed. How I can force the installation of the new one?
The installed is Realtek 1027.4.1120.2014 and I wish to install the TP-LINK USB Adapter Realtek Wireless Driver 1030.0.515.2015 that I downloaded from download.windowsupdate.com: (20753288_ffc547d708da14eef0ff4ec6c4639dfd050f89df.cab).
Thanks in advance.

A:Updating my WiFi network adapter in Windows 10.

Just a guess here...

If you downloaded the driver from windows updates website...then check settings - system - apps & features - here on the top you will see manage optional features...click manage optional features - click add (internet connections is required) - here it will show optional updates available for your system...click any & you will see install tab. Check if your driver is available there.

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MY HP LAPTOP   HP 15 D103TXWINDOWS 10 X64BIT  Sir please send me the driver link for  wifi adapter  for windows 10 64 bit for hp 15 d103tx  

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I am desperate. really really desperate, I don't know what to do anymore

I spent a lot of money on a new gaming pc and it has been a complete nightmare from the start. I have wireless network at home so I had to het a usb wifi adapter, the Netgear N300 WiFi USB Mini Adapter.

Its setup cannot complete because it is stuck eternally at "detecting adapter"

I sought online but it's only people reporting the problem and NOBODY giving a solution. pleas pleeeaaaase somebody help.

A:Netgear N300 WiFi USB Mini Adapter stuck detecting adapter

Power down PC...while it off remove USB wifi adapter....power on PC. When PC has finished booting up, search in the uninstall programs list for any software related Netgear and uninstall it. Reboot and start the process again.

According to the system requirements for that device, it does not support windows 10, which may be you issue.


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I registered to forums to get help to solve wireless adapter issue I am having.

I have been looking for help in Lenovo forums and AV provider: problem is still on.


I changed AV software from Symantec to F-Secure. I uninstalled Symantec software and installed F-Secure software. Laptop is Lenovo T520.

What happened

First I recognized that ping commands caused Windows to crash. Then I uninstalled some VPN softwares and ping started to work. Operation did something to wireless and LAN connections, they did not work anymore.

LAN started to work by removing LAN drivers from device manager and reboot. After reboot Windows reinstalled LAN drivers and LAN was ok.

Wireless is a pain in there. I have tried almost everything. All Lenovo provided network softwares and power management tools are uninstalled and reinstalled together with wireless drivers. Wireless driver is not recognized by Windows.

None of automatic repairs or wifi uninstallation operations have corrected problem.

I collected some logs which might help, but now I do not know how to proceed. Windows reinstallation is something which I do not want to do.


Device Manager

Device Manager has "Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless-N 1000 #2.

There are no devices with exclamation marks.


Lenovo software diagnose / repair log

Issues found Detection details

6 There might be a problem with the driver for the Wireless Network Connection adapter Detected Detected

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A:Wifi adapter could not bind IP protocol stack to network adapter

Hi Ron, Welcome to Sevenforums.

Try this to start

Control Panel > Administration Tools > Computer Management > Services & Applications > Services.

Scroll down this list to find 'WLAN Auto Config'

Double click on 'WLAN Auto Config' On the general tab, select from the start up type drop down menu, select 'Automatic'. Under Service Status click on 'Start'. Then 'Apply' these settings and exit from all open control panel windows.

This should then allow Windows to set the required bindings.

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I recently upgraded the machine with an SSD, fan, Middleton BIOS and clean Win10. The machine has no problem connecting to the network and internet with Ethernet. However, unplug and use WiFi, the machine will lose connection frequently and intermittently with both rendering the use of WiFi impractical. Intel WiFi Link 4965AGN is installed and no longer supported. The machine reports no problem with the it. Intel's website says the following: Intel® PROSet/Wireless Software and Drivers for Intel® Wireless WiFi Link 4965    Date: 17-Aug-2017 Version: Latest (Latest) OS: Windows 7, 32-bit*, Windows 7, 64-bit*, Windows Vista 32*, 3 more Windows 10 appears to not be supported? Any suggestions? Mark

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This is a very weird problem. Starting from three days ago my laptop's wifi capabilities dropped suddenly. I hadn't dropped it or installed anything that could have caused it. I could get no WiFi unless I was in the same room as the router. Meanwhile my phone could get WiFi same as before all around the house.

I tried a system restore, updating everything and things like that. Today I noticed that the WiFi icon would show two bars just as the lid is opened but quickly changes to no signal. I figured out that if I angle the lid below 45 degrees and just before the display turns off, I get great signal strength just as I used to!

Now it is very inconvenient to use the laptop like that which is why I am typing this from my phone. Can you guys help me please I really needed to fill out lots of forms from that machine. Thanks in advance.

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Hi,I am Lenovo yoga 710 14" owner with artheros QCA614xA wireless cwrd. I am struggling with WiFi dropping. It drops randomly. I can notice that when I play games or watch TV online . It stops working for about 1 minute and then restarts and it's ok . Already updated driver  to the latest version . This is very annoying. Can You guys help me ? 

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Hi all,

Got a bit of a weird issue here. I've owned my WAG54GX2 for about... 2 years maybe, and I've got no complaints all round. My usage hasnt changed nor any settings within this period.

However... Over the last week, for some reason the WiFi Connection gets destroyed. I've only seen it once at the point where the Wifi Light goes out (something i've never seen before) - but generally the 2 WiFi conencted PC's fail to keep the connection, they drop out, and fail to get an IP, and when they do manage to get 'on' the connection is terrible. In the mean time, I run wired on 2 boxes that have no noticeable issues at all. Its like the WiFi just gets totally jammed up.

I've tried my hardest to establish what has changed, what is new, whats different at night, and theres just nothing.

Turning off the router and back on seems to have no effect either.

I've attached some logs, I dont know what 99% of it means. But thought maybe someone here could shed some info by translating them.

the Anisdktool seems to be started a lot? normal?

and wns msg tcvd: no idea what thats all about?

ring full looks a bit "** alerting***" but no idea what this is telling me either.

This is super frustrating any insight would be great.

A:Wifi Drops at the end of a day

Does it happen more or less at the same tim every night?
What type of security do you have on it?

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Hey im having some trouble with my wireless adapter. I know that it is not my routers problem since i have my xbox set up into it and i never get any kind of lag on it same if i hook a pc up to it. Problem is my wireless adapter that is new will start out in the 40-50s mbps. But after a few mins of useing my computer it will make a sudden drop down anywhere from 1-18 mbps. I am the only person useing internet in my household and i have a good internet plan with verizon. Usealy the only way to fix this is to pull out my wireless adapter for a few mins than put it back in. If not i have to just do something else for a few hours and it will go back up again. I am getting a decent signal strength so i really do not understand the problem. Also when my mbps drops down very low it will even go so far as not letting me browse the internet at all. It will say i am connected to local and internet like normal yet i wont beable to connect to anything and i will have to restart my connection again.

A:My wireless adapter gets around 54 Mbps but it constantly drops to 5-18

Download and run this Xirrus Wi-Fi Inspector, click the Networks link on the upper left and paste a screen shot of that screen here. Note that this application requires NET Framework to run. If you get an error about a missing function, download and install NET Framework. For machines with no Internet connection, download this NET Framework 3.5 Full Package on another machine and transfer it with removable media to the problem machine.
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 file. To upload it to the forum, open the full reply window and use the Manage Attachments button to upload it here.

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Hi there, I've got a problem

Ive just installed Bt Home hub on a friends pc (Hp Pavillion)

I've followed all given instructions and installed both the Hub and the Voyager USB adapter from the software provided.
The little monitor icon comes alive and has an excellent connection strength, and I actually get online but....

*There is no way of browsing the Internet I click on internet explorer and get all types of msn errors acstart16.exe etc...
and there are no other icons Bt or otherwise to allow me to view the Web?

im working on the issues but.. when I re_boot the PC the connection is lost between the USB adapter/ hub/ internet and they do not handshake, I re_install the Hub/router and all is fine again until*
It seems that the adapter needs to be re_found by the pc and or the hub needs to be found by the pc/ adapter?

Additional info, my friend only has W XP Home edition without any reccomended service packs!

Could it be just the fact of not having the correct Sp's?

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I am going around & around with this. I purchased this adapter in Jan '10 and it has never really worked right. I have gone through a bunch of routines on TSG and think it is solved but then it fails again. I have reinstalled it a number of times, and updated the drivers to the most recent version. Still no luck. I contacted Verizon to see if something with their router was affecting it - they changed a couple of router settings (channel change and 802.11G solely). That seemed to work for one day and now back to not working at all. Verizon said perhaps I need a signal booster for it. I live in a 750 sq. ft. home which it should work in, I think. It is also on the second floor - router on first. I have dealt with NG tech support many times but to no avail. Reinstall software & drivers was their solution. Which I did. So I have done ipconfig/all for you to see - it follows. Would appreciate any thoughts.

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

C:\Documents and Settings\PvN>ipconfig/all

Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : pvn-rose
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Broadcast
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Wireless Network Connection 19:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : NETGEAR WG111v2 54Mbps Wireless USB 2.0 Adapter #7
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-... Read more

A:Solved: Netgear adapter drops ip address

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I have 3 Probook 4530s Laptops. They have i5 CPUs USB 2.0 and 3.0 ports along with bluetooth 3.0 and HD display. The WiFi adapter speed  is 150mb on 2.4 gz band. At this time they all have 4g RAM and 1Tb hhd installed. I like the units as all of them were built in May and June, 2012. What I need to do is increase the internet connection speed plus add the 5.8 band to the 2.4 band. I would not like to have anything sticking out of the side of the computer that needed to be removed that might get lost. Can I replace the internal WiFi + Bluetooth 3.0 adapter to pickup the speed and both bands? If so, can anyone tell me what adapter I need to me looking for and what driver. I do not want to loose the bluetooth in all of this as I know the kids will want to use it.This whole building project I guess is my way of telling them that I'm with them if they need any help. Our time means more to them then money these days. Any help or guidance would be greatly appreciated. Respectfully.

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After updating to windows 10 the wireless adapter worked fine until a few months ago, when an update rolled out and killed off the adapter. Nowhere to be found on the Device manager, its just gone.  The F12 Wifi key is permanently orange. Running on a USB dongle adapter for now. I've downloaded a few different drivers from links on the forum, but none of them have matched my specific configuration. Please help!

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I have hp 15 r012tx laptop, i did a clean installation of windows 10. My wireless card has been acting up, sometimes it will drop connections and all i have to do is reconnect and it works fine and sometimes it just disappears from the device manager. When this occurs i have to restart the PC a couple of times just to get it working again. Although sometimes it might without a hitch for a few days before it starts acting up again. I have tried installing drivers from all sorts of place but none seem to work including the ones from official HP website specifically for my model.

A:WINDOWS 10 Ralink RT3290 WiFi Adapter keeps disconnecting an...

Hi @MainaWycliffe, Welcome to HP Forums!  I have read your post and wanted to help. I understand that your the wifi connection works sometimes, and reinstalling the driver did not help. Please try the steps on this link: HP PCs - Troubleshooting Wireless Network and Internet (Windows 10) Let me know if any of the steps helps. If this post 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 Kudos.  Regards, 

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