Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums

network wireless adaptor

  1. #1

    network wireless adaptor

    hi everyone

    my computer keeps disconnecting and I get an error message that tells me that my network wireless adaptor needs resetting,
    which I do, this fix lasts a while and then it disconnects again, I have taken the computer back to PC World and they
    have put a diagnostic check on it and it says that the adaptor is ok. Can anyone tell me if this can be fixed, if I reset
    my computer back to factory settings could this cure the problem.

    Regards Calmat

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2

    Sloe Deth, Californicatia
    Posts : 3,884
    Windows 8 Pro with Media Center/Windows 7

    It may not be your computer at all, it may be your router. Try unplugging power to the router with the Wifi on it, for 10 seconds, then plug it back in, if your Wifi connection is saved in the Wifi List, it will auto reconnect.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

network wireless adaptor

Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Wireless adaptor not recognized in new installation
Installed windows 8 on blank HD. Version was enterprise. Went through installation process, then discover that the wireless adaptor (laptop, built in) wasn't being recognized FULL stop by windows. I tried a few things. In the device manager, the wireless adaptor is not shown. However, after...
General Support
wireless usb adaptor
hi everyone I am still having trouble with my wireless adaptor which keeps disconnecting and I have to keep reconnecting.I have bought a NETGEAR N150 wireless USB adaptor, could this solve my problem, and if so are they easy to install. regards calmat
Network & Sharing
wireless adaptor
hi everyone keep getting disconnection error and have to reset wireless adaptor, (see attached) why do I keep getting this and can anyone help me solve problem. regards calmat wireless adaptor.PNG (32.5 KB)
Network & Sharing
Random network disconnect to wireless network printer
This morning I installed an optional update from Windows Update. It was Ralink Technology WLAN 802.11 wireless LAN card. Since then, when I try to print to my wireless network printer, the network would disconnect then come back on after a while. The update shows up in Update History as...
Network & Sharing
Marvell AVASTAR Wireless-N Network Controller (SDIO) - Network adaptor
Hello, I have a Tablet PC with Windows 8 Release Preview installed. The Tablet PC is equipped with a x86 Intel Atom Z670 processor and the Marvell 88w8787 Wifi/Bluetooth chip. (Also ref. as AZUREWAVE_AW-NM387 WiFi/Bluetooth) Previously, Windows 7 installed with wifi connection was working...
Drivers & Hardware
Kernel Debug NIC adaptor mess up my Network
Start to find it very annoying, Windows Kernel Debug Network Adaptor change my NIC drivers for the wrong one, it can happen anytime, and my auto-update is turn off, so it,S not there. I never shutdown my PC , so it,S not when it reboot. For no reason some oxymore at MS integrate that new...
Drivers & Hardware
Wireless network card not finding my wireless network ?
My wireless card in my Compaq Presario works fine and Windows 8 detects it and said it was compatible. For some strange reason though it's not working in Windows 8. It hasn't detected my wireless network. Currently I am connecting using a cable. The card is Qualcomm Atheros AR5007 802.11b/g WIFI...
Network & Sharing

Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook