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Help I have reformat my laptop and everything works but not the ethernet..it seems that it is not installed properly... I can't create a new connection..when i click the "create new connection" ,the welcome wizard page apperas...and let me choose if what type of connection I want..and then I click the "connect to the internet option"..but when i click the next button,nothing happens...my friend says that i need to fix the yellow question mark in my ethernet controller..but when i have instakked the driver for it and tried again to create new connection..again,,i cant create,,the next button doesnt works..please...help me..i really need it.. thank you vey much for the one who can help me.please,,,

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    i have a laptop when format my hard drive and reinstall windows xp now the network card does not work properly. i think it is not install.

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It certainly sounds like a driver issue. Did your driver installation fix the yellow mark in the Device Manager?

If not, then try the web site of your laptop or network card manufacturer for the latest driver for your operating system.

Assuming you are in windows, then try clicking START & select Run. Type "cmd" into the window.

You will get a black window. Type:

ipconfig /all

If it lists your network adapter then it is installed correctly. If you just get a blank, then you need to work on the driver issue.

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