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Hard drive wipe issue

I just recently wiped my hard drive and now my Toshiba Satellite A65-S126 does not read the built in (Atheros, I believe) wireless card. When I go into device manager it shows ethernet controller and PCI modem as missing drivers. I have tried to find the drivers but have yet to be sucessful. Unfortunatly I have no access to the web on my laptop so I cannot download a driver dective type program. Is there a place to download the appropriate drivers or whatever it is I need.

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  • ri2kd Aug 03, 2008

    Yeah unfortunatly I do not know where the disks Toshiba supplied are. I will try to look on Toshiba site again than you :)

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I think you need to try:

http://cdgenp01.csd.toshiba.com/content/support/downloads/sa70atwlanx.exe


The only thing is that says it's version 3.1.4 or something and the driver on my A65-s126 says it's version 7.4.2.105

But then, what's the harm, if it's not working anyway, go ahead and download it and see if it comes alive. You can't exactly "break it" if it's not working.

Posted on Aug 06, 2008

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It appears you have some kind of web access so I woulld start at the Toshiba site to look for drivers and download to an optical disk for installation into your laptop.
Most public libraries have terminals and on request, on your cost, they will burn a CD for you or allow you to burn one on your own blank.
Those drivers might also be already on whatever Toshiba disks supplied with the system.

Posted on Aug 03, 2008

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