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My Wareless Network Icon not displaying and the screen displaying small size.

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  • sub1002 Jul 19, 2009

    Hi John



    Wireless icon not displaying in network connection:



    In Control panel -> Network connection -> wireless network connection icon is not displaying at all, how I can enable it?



    Screen Display small:



    in Control Panel -> Display -> setting -> screen resolution is Maximum (1024 by 768 pixel), still the screen displaing smaller than the Laptop monitor size.



    Appreciate for your great help.



    Regards

    Subho

  • sub1002 Jul 19, 2009

    Screen displaying smaller sise:

    I checked in Control Panel-> Display -> Setting -> screen resolution is maximun (1024 by 768 pixel), still screen size is smaller than laptop monitor size.

    Wireless connection icon missing:

    in Control Panel-> Network Connection-> wireless network icon is missing, only Local Area network & 1394 connection are there.

  • sub1002 Jul 19, 2009

    Hi Seth



    I checked the Device Manager , Wireless connection still not there.



    Also I am unable to maximize the screen display



    Regards

    Subho

  • sub1002 Jul 19, 2009

    Hi Seth



    I checked the status for Network Zero is "Running", still the wireless Icon does not exist in "Network Connection"



    I went to the site you asked for and loaded wireless network adapter, what less I need to do to get wireless network icon display in network connection.





    Also Screen still shunk and it does not fixed yet.



    Appreciate your all help and support



    Regards

    Subho

  • sub1002 Jul 19, 2009

    Yes I upgrade Service Pack SP3 through Microsoft Upgrade as you suggested.



    Wireless network not working, even Icon not displaying so that I can connect to my wireless account.



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Hey there, lets see if we can fix this. First of all have you made any changes inyour software at all? strange how your screen shrunk. If you right click desktop, click settings, you want to move the slider on the bar to the left to increase the size. as for the wireless, this may take a bit to figure out. If you are not seeing any icon at all for it in network connections, chances are you have some driver issues is the wireless working? go to the following link and put in your operating system and install the wireless drivers.

http://esupport.sony.com/perl/swu-list.pl?template=EN&mdl=PCGK45

also go to device manager and see if the wireless adapter is listed there. right click my computer=> properties=> hardware=> device manager=> plus sign by network devices. right click on the adapter if you see it, make sure it says it is working and enabled. let me know what you find out so far.
seth

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  • seth veloso Jul 19, 2009

    does your wireless work. as far as your screen you tried to reduce the resolution? this will make it larger. It sounds like you may need to take a trip to microsoft update and check for updates. alwayys do a custom install so you can see what you are doing. check for network or wireless updates. also check for "zero wireless" update

  • seth veloso Jul 19, 2009

    to check status of zero wireless click start, run tyype in cmd then hit enter. in the command prompt type sc query wzcsvc and hit enter. see if it says running under state

  • seth veloso Jul 19, 2009

    have you gone to windows update? You still have not answered if your wireless is working or not

  • seth veloso Jul 19, 2009

    f you have installed the appropriatte drivers from sony and still
    cannot see the wireless connection in network connection, you have a
    bad wireless card. There may be a chance that if you remove it, your
    screen will go back to normal.
    seth


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Hi, Welcome to FixYa

To display Wireless network goto control panel and enable it. In control panel > display you can see the options to change the scree options.
If it is the problem with resolution, just right click and in your graphics option change the resolution to whatever appropriate for you.


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