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Internet adaptor My internet is not connecting to the internet anymore. The switch on the left hand side won't go off orange. When you move the switch it should turn blue to show that it picked up an internet connection. The wireless networks are not found and it seems as if the drivers are absent. I have had this computer less than a year. any ideas?

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  • Anonymous May 22, 2008

    1. Internet does not connected

    2. Modem does not work

    3.The sound of window media player does not work

  • Mrringding May 24, 2008

    my presario v6000 series has the same problem. I recently purchased it secong hand and used to restore disks to reload all software. During the initial setup, between the various shutdowns, there was a pop-up that said the hard was disabled and to go to hardware configuration and enable it. I did and it turned blue, but shutdown and restarted two more times. After the restart, it did not show up on the hardware list. I downloaded all the latest drivers and tried to run the wireless assistant, but the wireless assistant does start and it still doesn't show up inn hardware configuration. Help!!

  • bankergirl36 Jun 02, 2008

    i have the same problem. i spent 5 hours on the phone with hp support and after i ultimately had to put up a fight, they sent a new wireless card. it didn't fix the problem.

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Hi,

This could be three things, first, a hardware fault, which the wireless will need to be replaced,

2) You can go into network connections through control panel and double click the wireless network to re enable.

3) Go to HP website and reinstall the wireless drivers. ( If you need the wireless adapter type, check out device manager in control panel

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