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My Compaq Presario F500 has suddenly lost its wifi access capability. Wif iis good whwere I'm working as other laptops are able to access in vicinity. Can You help? Thanks

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  • beachbumson Jun 30, 2008

    I have the same problem, where the wifi is not being recognize. I've replaced the wifi card still not being recognize.



  • Anonymous Aug 20, 2008

    My Compaq Presario F500 has suddenly lost its wifi access capability. Wifi is good where I'm working as other laptops are able to access in vicinity. Can You help? Do i need to change my card?

  • sro84898 Nov 02, 2008

    My HPQWA.msi has been disabled and I cannot repair or reinstall

  • anguaji Nov 17, 2008

    I have the same problem, i've tried downloading new drivers, new wifi assistants, and i've tried resetting the bios by taking the battery out and pressing the power button thingy.



    this seems to be a widespread HP F500 problem, but i haven't found a software solution to date.



    common symptoms of the problem:



    orange light on wifi led (even when the switch is in "on" mode)

    no wifi adaptor in device manager

    wifi assistant does not work



    i'm sorely tempted to send the damn thing back to hp for fixing, but have ran across a few horror stories of laptops coming back in tatters from HP repair.



    so if anyone has any advice, it would be great to hear from you!

  • Anonymous Jan 24, 2009

    the wireless light show amber all the time, when i try to wireless help it just puts up HPWQA.msi

  • Anonymous Feb 22, 2009

    Same exact thing here..tried everything...actually was about to send it back...but the overseas service representatives and the fee kept me from following through...we all know that the answer to this solution is so much simpler and that they just want our money...but I haven't given up yet!

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2009

    nao consugo ligar o meu wariless porque lhe falta o hpqwa.msi oque tenho que fazer para reslover este problema por favor ajuden-me

  • kavongotcha Mar 17, 2009

    nao consigo ligar o meu weriless porque falta o hpqwa.msi oque tenho que fazer para resolver este problema por favor ajuden-me

  • tinanpete Apr 18, 2009

    I have the same problem. My HPPresario F500 wireless function has just suddenly stopped working. It is about 15 months old & bought in UK although I am living in Spain,so difficult to take back to store. In My PCs control panel,the Wireless assistant is still listed but will not open. I see on HP web sitre they are offering to repair free a whole number of notebooks with this fault even if out of warranty,but my model number is slightly different,it is a GH835 not a GH825 as listed. Help?

  • kcjohnston Apr 20, 2009

    I have exactly the same problem for my compaq f500,wireless network stopped working, the light is orange the assistant is turned on, i downloaded a new hp wireless assistant but it wont even open,any more suggestions welcome

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The wifi card bad you could replace it .

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Hi
My HP wireless assistant 'HPQWA.msi has stopped working, can anyone help please?
Regards
Mike

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Mike
download a new HP assistant driver from
HP website

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