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Re-installed windows 7, Ethernet controller drivers missing.

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September 15, 2013 6:24:37 PM

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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September 15, 2013 6:28:32 PM

Tacopillard 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.
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September 15, 2013 6:32:46 PM

USAFRet said:
Tacopillard 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?

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September 15, 2013 6:33:49 PM

Tacopillard said:
USAFRet said:
Tacopillard 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.
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September 15, 2013 6:39:52 PM

USAFRet said:
Tacopillard said:
USAFRet said:
Tacopillard 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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September 15, 2013 6:48:14 PM

Tacopillard said:
USAFRet said:
Tacopillard said:
USAFRet said:
Tacopillard 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.
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September 15, 2013 6:59:25 PM

USAFRet said:
Tacopillard said:
USAFRet said:
Tacopillard said:
USAFRet said:
Tacopillard 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.
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March 5, 2014 6:54:09 AM

Tacopillard said:
USAFRet said:
Tacopillard 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?...
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