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HELP! limited connectivity!

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    windows 8

    HELP! limited connectivity!


    I just got a new HP Envy and cannot connect completely to the internet.
    It will not connect completely wirelessly or wired. I've reset my router and all other devices can connect with no problems. From what I've read this is not an uncommon problem...
    When I troubleshoot it says "Wifi"/"Ethernet" doesn't have a valid IP configuration

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    It would be helpful if you can post a screen shot of the ipconfig/all from this machine.
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    windows 8


    Called HP and it had something to do with a driver being improperly installed.
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  4. #4


    Posts : 9
    window 8


    try reinstalling your drivers , had the same issue work with me..
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