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Wireless adapter not showing


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Hi,

 

My wireless adapter is not showing in device manager or under 'Network Connections'

 

I am currently using Ethernet, it was fine today then just started my laptop and wireless is gone.

 

Laptop: Dell Inspiron 15R 7250

OS: Windows 8.1

 

Thanks


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Hi ali.B :)

If you go in the Device Manager and click on the View menu, then select Show hidden devices, does it appears after? If so, what's the status, Enabled or Disabled? Is there an error code on the device?
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Hi,

 

thanks for the help, it was showing as a hidden device with error code 45, I had to disassemble the laptop and tighten the wiring, its fine now.


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That's good to know ali, wasn't expecting less from a MRT! ;)
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Hi zoky34, this issue has been solved since April 3rd, I suggest you to read all the posts before posting in a thread to not post in one that is already solved :)
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