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Internet not working

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Gera, Dec 21, 2018.

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  1. Gera

    Gera Thread Starter

    Dec 21, 2018
    I recently reinstalled win7 on my laptop and everything works fine except my internet. Both ethernet and Wi-Fi won't work. On my connection tab in bottom-right corner it says "No connections available", and on device manager there aren't any networks.
  2. Fireflycph


    Apr 1, 2016
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    WHat do you have under "Unknown Devices" in Device Manager.

    Did you install all the relevant drivers for the board? And, in the right order?

    If you tell us which Make and exact model of laptop you have we can, hopefully, direct you to the right place for downloads.
  3. Macboatmaster

    Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter

    Jan 14, 2010
    There is no apparent reason why if the Ethernet cable is connected the internet should not work and certainly device manager should show a network adapter
    The wireless adapter is far more requiring of the driver installation than is the Ethernet adapter
    Does device manager show unknown devices?

    Is the install of Windows 7 inclusive of SP1
    Many problems are solved when SP1 is installed

    What is the make and full model of the laptop
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