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advent 7090 wifi


brydenalison

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After doing a reinstall of windows xp on a Advent 7090 I have lost my wifi connection and my sound controls are not working

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onthelimit1

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You're missing some drivers. If the manufacturer's site can't help, try Slimdrivers (free) here

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brydenalison

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Thanks, I will give it a try!

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brydenalison

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Did try Slimdrivers. This did help fix the driver for the sound card but not the wireless card driver. I ended up taking the wireless card out and getting the make and type from it and going on to the Intel web site and doing a manual download for the driver as it did not find it with the automatic download. Hope this helps others. Thanks Again.

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onthelimit1

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Always best to get the manufacturer's driver if you can, and Slimdrivers will normally offer one. Odd that it didn't pick up your WiFi card, but glad it's sorted.

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