belkin wireless adapter problems

  silverspawn 15 Apr 10
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Hi,

Just recently bought myself a belkin N wireless adapter as my computer is not wireless or support wifi and to replace my cable plugged into the computer. The problem.... I have a router down stairs connected to my pc downstairs. when i installed the software on my pc upstairs for my new belkin adapter and installed the relevant driver and restarted my computer as instructed it still could not apick up a signal to any wireless networks?? but my wireless laptop upstairs does.

Could anybody help me.

I run a vista 64 system

  User-1229748 15 Apr 10

what model of belkin wireless n adapter is it?is it a usb adapter?have you enabled the adapter by going to device manager and clicking on network adapters and right clicking your belkin and select enable.is it even recognised in device manager?

  silverspawn 16 Apr 10

Yes it is regonisd and also enabled but for some reason I am ot picking up a signal forr my router Do i need a additional wireless device or should this work on it own??

  User-1229748 17 Apr 10

what model of belkin adapter is it.and what model of router is it?

  silverspawn 18 Apr 10

hey

the wireless adapter is f5d8053 v6 and I have belkin router G not sure what model???

But shouldnt it still work regardless???

  User-1229748 19 Apr 10

read the second review and use the windows wireless manager.click here

  User-1229748 19 Apr 10

or if even that doesn't work read thru the reviews and you should find a solution

  silverspawn 20 Apr 10

Hi,

read the reviews how do you enable wireless again...not sure, tried the device driver and set it to automatic but still no pravail also tried setting on the belkin software to enable windows but you cannot select the save changes button ???


Dont know what to do ?

  silverspawn 20 Apr 10

Hi,

read the reviews how do you enable wireless again...not sure, tried the device driver and set it to automatic but still no pravail also tried setting on the belkin software to enable windows but you cannot select the save changes button ???


Dont know what to do ?

  User-1229748 20 Apr 10

in the second review down it says the settings wouldn't stick and they had to use the instructions from microsoft.com as it seems the belkin software will turn off the built in windows wireless.

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