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Wireless wifi to my presario f700 pc not working,

My wireless wifi to my presario f700 not working after i recieving report internal error,i would like to reinstall my wireless wifi to my pc.please advive,

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  • Anonymous Jan 25, 2009

    reinstalled wireless wifi to my compaq presario f700 not working.when i recive internall error.thank,

  • Anonymous Feb 18, 2009

    Cannot locate any networks. Tells me wireless adapter is not installed to PC but it has been for 2 years. I reinstalled and PC is showing it as installed.

  • naspem82 Apr 15, 2009

    my wireless lighter is still on (yellow), but can't get any network.

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Here is the problem, the Nvidia Chipset needs to be reflowed. Now if you have the right tools this an easy job, simply look up the reflow temp range and do it. I used a hot air SMD rig wrapped the board in aluminum foil several times, cut out the hole for the Chipset and slowly heated it up I used a digital thermometer and watched the temp range, at 300 F I turned it down and began to cool it. When completed I let it sit until cool. I pulled the thermal pad and replaced it with a penny. (I cleaned the penny, heatsink, and chipset, and lightly applied artic silver to both sides of the penny, and the onto the processor and put it all back together. When I booted the system recognized the wireless and has been working for about 6 hours now, I have moved it around held it under the case and all seems well. If its between the bin and trying it yourself, try it. a cheap heat gun can be had for as little as $9.

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Whats the error? what operating system are you using - xp vista, etc.. if you would like to reinstall the driver you need to first download the driver from the compaq website, clicking on support and finding the wireless driver. then disconnect from the internet, navigate to control panel, system, hardware, hardware manager. find your wireless device under network adapters, right click it, click uninstall, then reboot. when your system is back up windows will give you a message about found new hardware.. click cancel, then run the setup from the package you downloaded from the compaq website.

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