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Re-installed windows 7, Ethernet controller drivers missing.

I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.
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  1. Anonymous said:
    I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.


    Yes. You need to download and reinstall the drivers for your NIC.
  2. USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.


    Yes. You need to download and reinstall the drivers for your NIC.
    How do I find the drivers I need to download?
  3. Anonymous said:
    USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.


    Yes. You need to download and reinstall the drivers for your NIC.
    How do I find the drivers I need to download?



    Who made your motherboard? Go to their website. You will find the relevant drivers there.
  4. USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.


    Yes. You need to download and reinstall the drivers for your NIC.
    How do I find the drivers I need to download?



    Who made your motherboard? Go to their website. You will find the relevant drivers there.

    Its a asrock g41m-vs3. Sorry I don't know much about computers.
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    Anonymous said:
    USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.


    Yes. You need to download and reinstall the drivers for your NIC.
    How do I find the drivers I need to download?



    Who made your motherboard? Go to their website. You will find the relevant drivers there.

    Its a asrock g41m-vs3. Sorry I don't know much about computers.


    Go here:
    http://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/G41M-VS3/?cat=Download

    Select your specific OS.
    The Atheros driver is what you need.
  6. USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.


    Yes. You need to download and reinstall the drivers for your NIC.
    How do I find the drivers I need to download?



    Who made your motherboard? Go to their website. You will find the relevant drivers there.

    Its a asrock g41m-vs3. Sorry I don't know much about computers.


    Go here:
    http://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/G41M-VS3/?cat=Download

    Select your specific OS.
    The Atheros driver is what you need.


    Thank you so much! It's working now.
  7. Anonymous said:
    USAFRet said:
    Anonymous said:
    I re-installed windows 7, and now I'm unable to connect to the internet via Ethernet cable. I checked device manager and saw that I'm missing the drivers for Ethernet controller.


    Yes. You need to download and reinstall the drivers for your NIC.
    How do I find the drivers I need to download?



    Realtech provides you with all drivers if you are running windows 7. http://www.realtek.com.tw/downloads/downloadsView.aspx?Langid=1&PNid=13&PFid=5&Level=5&Conn=4&DownTypeID=3&GetDown=false
  8. Just had this issue on a fresh install of windows 7 solution after many hours of searching was Driver Booster 4 found my missing driver which was not Realtec on a Gigabyte board and installed now working ......how you get Driver Booster is upto you but always support developers :)
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