Missing Drivers on Aspire one D255E

Hello, I recently upgraded my friends netbook from Windows 7 Starter 32 Bit to Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit
Before the upgrade it could connect to the internet wired and wireless, Now it can't connect even if i plug in the Ethernet cable to it. I checked on the netbook and it says that it doesn't have any Ethernet Controller or Network Adapter installed
Any help?
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  1. Download the driver and install it from the netbook manufacturer website.
  2. Pyree said:
    Download the driver and install it from the netbook manufacturer website.

    I have already I downloaded different Wireless LAN drivers and still nothing
  3. So nothing on device manager even with the show hidden device option?
  4. Yea, it says that its missing a Ethernet and Network Controller
  5. Did you download and install the chipset driver?
  6. Yes, I've installed the chipset
    But nothing seems to work
  7. Physical button to turn on the wifi?
    Btw, what is the model and spec of the netbook?
  8. There is no physical button for the wifi
    The specs are on this site
  9. did you install the atheros lan driver for wired network http://www.acer.it/ac/fr/FR/content/drivers
  10. Yes, I've installed that
    And still nothing
  11. Can you provide a screen shot of the device manager with the show hidden device option selected?
  12. I had a similar problem with Acer Aspire One Netbook.
    I upgraded the BIOS to the latest version available and I was able to connect to Internet via WiFi and also with cable.
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