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Can't connect to Intel pro set wireless

I recently upgraded my gateway mx6920 to a 320hard drive. I downlaoded all the drivers from gateway.com. Im trying to connect thru intel proset wireless and it is stating no supported wireless adapters available in the system. Can you please help me step by step..thank you!

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  • hiladojun Jan 07, 2009

    yeah its on!



  • hiladojun Jan 07, 2009

    im sorry for the late response but its XP

  • hiladojun Jan 08, 2009

    yes i did...but it still says the same thing

  • hiladojun Jan 08, 2009

    it shows 1394 net adapter
    generic marvell yukon chipset based gigabit ethernet controller
    intel pro/wireless 3934abg network connection.

    so it looks like i have it, but when i click on the icon for the intel pro wireless...it still says the same thing no supporting network adapters in the system..???

    i tried uninstall it and install..same thing.

    im connected to the internet thru the laptop..but thru what..Windows not the pro wireless?


  • hiladojun Jan 09, 2009

    im connected thru windows as wireless..but i would like to connect using intel pro wireless. It has a better range for wireless.

  • hiladojun Jan 09, 2009

    yes i have installed both



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Did you enable the wireless adapter.

Press FN + F2 on the keyboard to turn on the optional wireless Ethernet radio

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    Jay Glendenning Jan 07, 2009
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    Jay Glendenning Jan 07, 2009

    Wait is this XP or Vista?

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    Jay Glendenning Jan 08, 2009

    Do you download my link?



  • Jay Glendenning
    Jay Glendenning Jan 08, 2009

    Click Start
    Right click My Computer
    Left Click Properties
    Left Click Hardware
    Left Click Device Manager
    Left Click + @ Network Adapters - to expand the list

    What is there?


  • Jay Glendenning
    Jay Glendenning Jan 08, 2009

    So .. Wait .. You are connected to the internet .. Are you connected with a network cable or are you wireless ?

    Have you installed this too?


  • Jay Glendenning
    Jay Glendenning Jan 09, 2009

    The intel wirless adapter has you connected .. Windows is managing the adapter .. I think I get what you want is to have the Intel manage the connection .. gimme a bit I will get you the steps to do that

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Hi,

I would suggest going to Start - Control Panel - System. See if there are any devices there that are yellow and that have no driver present yet. This can be related to your driver problem, if there is a supporting device on the mother board that doesn't ahve a driver installed. I suggest going to the gateway site and downloading all of the system utilities and drivers for things like "chipset" and "sound", etc., and install those first. Then retry your Intel proset wireless installation and see if you can find a network.

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