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Wireless Network Connection Missing TCP/IP Protocol

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by jesscubed, May 21, 2009.

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  1. jesscubed

    jesscubed Thread Starter

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    God knows how this happened, but I've been yanking my hair out attempting to fix it.

    I'm running Windows XP on a Dell Inspiron 9300.

    Upon restart a few days ago, I was unable to connect to any wireless connection. My Wireless Network Connection Properties box looked as such:

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    After re-installing the Intel/Pro Wireless 2915ABG program/drivers/etc., when I click on "Configure" it goes to the adapter's properties screen. (woohoo!)

    However, I have no TCP/IP protocol. I click on "Install", choose "Protocol" and receive the following error:

    "Could not add the requested component. The error is: The system cannot find the file specified".

    Any help would be greatly appreciated. It's making me positively nuts.

    Thank you!
    Jess
     
  2. redmonkie

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    Have you downloaded the latest drivers for your wireless network card. I had the same prob with my Dell Inspiron 9300 and just downloaded the lastest drivers and it works fine.
     
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