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Fabian Afonso Pedro Honorable. How far are you positioned from the router? Unfortunately, I have tried all these methods in the past and they did not work. If you could offer help it would be greatly appreciated! Then I reverted Windows to the configuration before the updates, to no avail however.

Go to the location which the device manager is pointing to and delete the folder unless it is pointing to a system folder. And it sound like you have done some very good troubleshooting. Well at least for me and other people o and my computer is emachines E if it could help anybody. To get more option, see here. One more thing - when my wifi card got borked - it would constantly try to connect to a network then disconnect seconds after it connected.

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Partners Support Community Ubuntu. This works for older versions of ubuntu not newer versions, that is why it did not work. Hello, For quite some time I have had issues on my netbook due to a nonfunctional Atheros adapter at least, xfx one 1gb ddr3 drivers descargar I think that's the problem.

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If you have the latest driver as a. Question How to force to install drivers from cd thats meant for windows xp? Question I cant install drivers. Uninstall the driver through Device manager. Was going great at first but then started getting connection problems.

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Previous Next Sort by votes. There was always an exclamation remark over the wireless connection indicating no Internet access. The ones from System maker become your fallbacks.

From other forums I've read, it is most likely a software issue as well. Surely you should be asking this on one of the Mint forums forums. New posts Trending Search forums. Your system disabled the adapter, so you are just enabling it.

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So while fiddling around, I may have installed the right driver but not known it. The light to tell you it's on does not blink. It would be on-topic there. The driver is already installed by default but it does not work great, but there is a tweak we can do to help.

Atheros Communications Inc. Hello, For quite some time I have had issues on my netbook due to a nonfunctional Atheros adapter at least, I think. In this thread you will find the instructions for installing the madwifi drivers for Atheros wireless cards. Hello, I've had major issues with a similar Atheros Chipset. Sounds like the adapter may have a hardware problem though try updating the driver to see if that helps.

There is, however, a problem with brightness control on laptop, it shows the notification and slider but with no effect. How do I manually install the driver? Help would be greatly appreciated.

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Your madwifi will come back to life. Find More Posts by YozMan. Seems anytime i move the computer it also triggers the disconnect. Needless to say it is extremely annoying. Did this solve your problem?

Go to System Configuration. Why is my Internet connection so slow? We got a wifi usb adapter to use instead, which works well but occasionally conflicts with the suddenly un-disabled internal adapter. New posts New profile posts Latest activity. So many makers have special considerations included in their laptop setups.

After all this it might be worth restarting. So I am going to explain the best I can and maybe someone can help me. Sounds as if the adapter is kaput.

Now though, I can no longer connect to any network wirelessly. What is the role of moderators? On wicd it's the first option when you go into Preferences. Main thing is you have found a solution and that is very good.

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