I can not get on line with windows 7 to load a fix for windows 7! I am on the windows 8 right now.
windows 7 lost it's connection ,my other computes are still on the local internet.
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Do you have a usb flash drive?
With your win 8 machine, download the LAN driver for your win 7 machine. Make sure you know the model and version # of your motherboard in your win 7 machine. Also, download the latest chipset and audio drivers.