wireless network adapter not working

  teknogirl127 11:01 20 Oct 10
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I have a HP compaq 6537s laptop which was working fine last night, when i turned it on this morning i can't connect wirelessly. diagnosing shows
"this computer doesn't have a wireless network adapter installed and configured"

Any ideas how to fix this?

  john bunyan 11:07 20 Oct 10

Go to device manager, click on network or wireless adapter, right click to update driver.

  teknogirl127 11:11 20 Oct 10

i've already done that, it's only showing marvell yukon 88EO42 PCI-E fast ethernet controller, which is working properly and has right drivers installed, there's no mention of a wireless adapter

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 11:40 20 Oct 10

Try a scan for mew hardware in device manager and see if the wireless card is detected.

It may have worked loose so you might also try a remove and refit to remake the connections

  T0SH 12:11 20 Oct 10

System restore back to a time when it was working sounds like the easy option to me ?

Cheers HC

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