My daughter has a new laptop that will not recognize the wireless router....
The only difference i can tell mine shows up as (WLAN 54g W450 Network Adapter)
Hers is 802.11
is this a problem or should they both work...
any help is appreciated.
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Edited by Dan G, 25 December 2005 - 08:42 PM.
Good job, Jay It's good to see you actually performed all the basic troubleshooting steps before posting here
The LAN EXPRESS IEEE 802.1 PCI Adapter says that it is working properly, and I reinstalled the latest Driver from the HP web site, but still I can't detect any wireless networks. I disabled the WEP security and the MAC filters on the router, and made sure that the SSID is broadcasting, but still no luck. I can connect fine with the Ethernet connection.
Have you attempted to re-install the NIC's?
TCP/IP stack repair options for use with Windows XP with SP2.
For these commands, Start, Run, CMD to open a command prompt.
Reset WINSOCK entries to installation defaults: netsh winsock reset catalog
Reset TCP/IP stack to installation defaults. netsh int ip reset reset.log
Please post the results of this test.
To use Netdiag the Support Tools must be installed
Use a retail XP CD and follow the following steps to install the Support Tools
A) Insert the CD and browse to the Support\Tools folder
B) Double-click on the setup file
C) Go through the prompts until you get to the "Select An Installation Type"
D) Select Complete and click Next
Once setup completes or if the Support Tools are already installed:
A) Open a command prompt.
B) Type "netdiag /test:winsock" (without the quotes) and press Enter
It will return the test results for several network components including the
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