Question about Belkin (F5D7050) 802.11a/g/b Wireless Adapter

1 Answer

Belkin usb problems

I have a wireless usb adapter for my computer upstairs. i am not using windows zero config and am using belkins thing. but everytime i try to connect it turns blue and looks like its working. however it really isnt. there are no packets sent or recieved. i have att 6mb internet 2wire. im worried the problem is the key you have to type in. i type it in but im still not recieving any packets. all this is through belkins program not windows zero thing. plz help me it worked before, then just decided to die. also the led stops flashing once it says the connection has been established.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 3 Answers

If both computer's are connected to a router. Try disconnecting power cable from router for about 30 seconds then reconnecting. The reason that I suggest this is because you mentioned that there is no packet being trans/rec. You might also want to check the IP addresses to make sure there's no interference with the other computer's IP address

Posted on Dec 25, 2007

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi there,
Save hours of searching online or wasting money on unnecessary repairs by talking to a 6YA Expert who can help you resolve this issue over the phone in a minute or two.

Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.

Here's a link to this great service

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

My Belkin USB 10/100 Ethernet adapter is detecting as a buetooth device when I connect to my laptop... I am using Windows XP as an operating system. I guess WIDCOMM in windows is causing that...


Wireless Zero configuration is a utility that connects your computer to a wireless network.

If Wireless Zero configuration is not enabled, the following message will appear: "Windows cannot configure this wireless connection."

wzero1.jpg

Note: If you have the Belkin utility installed, you'll need to change the Program Choice in the Options tab so the Windows XP Utility is selected.

wzero2.jpg

Setup steps:

  1. Go to the XP Start menu and select Control Panel.

    wzero3.jpg

  2. Change the view to Classic View.

    wzero4.jpg

  3. Double-click Administrative Tools.

    wzero5.jpg

  4. Double-click Services.

    wzero6.jpg

  5. Find Wireless Zero Configuration within the Services list.

    wzero7.jpg

  6. Right-click Windows Zero Configuration and select Properties.

    wzero8.jpg

  7. Select Automatic from the drop-down menu next to Startup type.

    wzero9.jpg

  8. Click Apply and restart your computer.

Jun 06, 2011 | Belkin Ethernet Adapter F5D5050 Network...

1 Answer

I have a Belkin N+ Wirless USB Network Adapter, i have a brand new computer with Windows 7 as my operating system. Where do i find the driver to install on my Brand new computer because it doesnt come...


Belkin does not yet provide Windows 7 drivers, nor for 64bit operating systems, see http://en-us-support.belkin.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/3209/p/207. However, the Vista 32bit drivers may work on Windows 7 32bit.
Check back at Belkin's web site occasionally, they are working on the problem.

Feb 07, 2010 | Belkin Wireless USB Adapter N+ (F5D8055ED)...

1 Answer

Tring to use a wireless n usb on a g router


Make sure to use the wireless utility of your wireless N adapter and not the Windows Wireless Zero Configuration utility. You can also change the wireless channel of your router to channel 11 and power cycle the router by turning it off for 30 seconds then turn it back on. Try to connect again. Make sure firewall on your computer is disabled.

Apr 15, 2009 | Belkin (F5D7230-4) Router (587009)

1 Answer

Very week signal from belkin wireless G router


check you office or home erting in your installtion location , because same time power is not perfect comes to then that type of problem ......check your earthing fist ....ok

Mar 23, 2009 | Computers & Internet

1 Answer

Wireless adapter used to work, then stopped, then worked again, now can't be detected...


you mean that the adapter is not being recognised by the pc as a usb device, this adapter works better on a usb2.0 port, not as well on a usb1.0 port, depending on how old your pc is, try other ports., but you must uninstal the belkin driver from add/remove programmes, then install the driver again and inset adapter in a different usb port than before.

the adapter should then be found and click install driver automatically, but leave the cd in the drive as it normally picks the driver up again from the disk on it's own even after installing it yourself.

When installed i would recommend using windows wireless zero configuration (windows own software) instead of the belkin software, to do this right click on the network icon and select enable WZC (windows zero config), as this is a more stable programme for connecting your adapter signal to the router

Personally Belkin is poor in my opinion, netgear has better software and drivers, but it's belkin you have, so follow the above and it should be ok.

Sep 09, 2008 | Belkin (F5D7050) 802.11a/g/b Wireless...

1 Answer

Belkin G+ Mimo USB adapter help!!


Make sure it is not in the windows START UP folder so that it will not use the belkin configuration. Check that software tool's prefrences by selecting 'use windows wireless configuration' as well, from within the windows wireless configuration tool icon on the systemtray, you have that option to 'always use windows'

To enter the services to set the wireless zero configuration cick on the start menu then on RUN and type services.msc and click ok - now look for the wireless zero configuration and doubleclick on it. Change the setting to AUTOMATIC and if it is not already started, start this and click OK

In case you are unsure where the windows start up folder is found, click on the start menu then on ALL PROGRAMS and you should see START UP. You will find that wireless utility device which should be removed (right click and delete)

Mar 27, 2008 | Belkin (F5D7050) 802.11a/g/b Wireless...

1 Answer

Belkin network adapter driver problem


this driver is constant problem, the best way to do it is to remove the driver and the adapter. re install the software, then connect the adapter to a different usb port and try again, or, connect the adapter and then when it asks for a driver point it to your cdrom where you have the driver disc and force it to install from there, once installed, open up the belkin manager console and dissable it and allow windows wireless zero configuration to run the adapter it is more stable

Oct 06, 2007 | Belkin (F5D7050) 802.11a/g/b Wireless...

1 Answer

Lose wireless internet when printer is on.


the only thing that connects the printer to the internet fault is the fact that the printer and your belkin are both usb connected. If you are using a laptop then it could be a usb power problem and the motherboard is disconnecting the belkin adapter for some reason, the only one i can think of is a power problem. The same can apply to a desktop pc if there is a usb problem Firsly i assume you are using the belkin software to connect the usb adapter to the router, so on your taskbar on the right there is normally the little aerial type icon for the belkin adapter and a little pc screen showing the connection also, if you right click on one of theses icons you should get a line reading 'enable windows WZC', if you do get the option enable it and try using the windows connection software instead of the belkin as it may stop the disconnecting. Also ensure that when you installed the software to your printer your firewall and antivirus was dissabled as certain elements to the driver may not have been installed. Lasly, try using different usb ports if you have spare ones, with both the printer and the adapter as sometimes the chip on the board may be instructing the usb ports incorrectly as to which is required first, as windows asks for certain things eg input/output ports to be used first,in other words the IRQ (interupt request) may be causing the problem.

Jun 23, 2007 | Belkin F8T003 Bluetooth (F8T003V) Wireless...

Not finding what you are looking for?
Belkin (F5D7050) 802.11a/g/b Wireless Adapter Logo

101 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Belkin Computers & Internet Experts

Prashant M
Prashant M

Level 3 Expert

2268 Answers

Les Dickinson
Les Dickinson

Level 3 Expert

18425 Answers

Michael Galve
Michael Galve

Level 3 Expert

1269 Answers

Are you a Belkin Computer and Internet Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...