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Network Controller driver

I just reinstalled Windows XP.....Trying to find the Network Controller driver and the PCI modem driver

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  • angelitoroma Dec 22, 2008

    My laptop is Acer Aspire 3690 and I try to connect to the internet using Ethernet connection and I cant. I can use the Internet unless if use Wireless, and in the Device maneger it appears that the network controller is missing. I've been looking over the internet but I cant find it. So please if someone can help me to find the right one I would be greatful.

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Download the drivers from Acer's support site at: http://www.acersupport.com.au  (Will have the necessary files, even if you aren't from Australia) You will need to select theproduct type (notebook) and model (Aspire 3000). You can then view the list of drivers. You are after the SIS 900 PCI LAN driver and Agere Modem drivers. Alternatively, this is the direct link to the download page for each of them:

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S4u11 is right.. other thing to try is to let windows update website (manual update) checking for new drivers avaliable through microsoft.. although out of the 2 solutions the best is going with the maker's updated driver website.. I just thought on providing another option, though.

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