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Cannot connect to internet


EARLR
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Win7 home premium.Ethernet adapter not found in device manager.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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In device manager Action menu - Scan for new hardware

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EARLR

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Cannot find scan in action menu

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rdave13

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In win 7 it's the right hand icon under the menu bar in device manager.

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EARLR

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Found scan for hardware changes. It just shows device manager again

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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Expand any one of the items in device manager highlight one of the expanded items then click Action - scan for changes - look under network adaptores to see if the ethernet adaptor has appeared with or without an error

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EARLR

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The only adapter that shows is the wireless

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EARLR

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bump

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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Laptop or desktop?

LAN socket on motherboard on or separate card? if desktop you may need to fit a new card

PCMCIA card for laptops or can even do via USB link text

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rdave13

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Check with SIW or Belarc to see if it shows up. If it doesn't it might be faulty. You can buy a pci ethernet card for a few pounds.

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EARLR

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Sorry it took so long to respond. Machine is an ACER 5610 all in one.

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