Acer aspire 5742 wifi windows 7 not working Tags: Connectivity Aspire Windows 7 WiFi Acer Wireless Networking Last response: November 29, 2011 12:56 PM in Wireless Networking Share rashpalrai87 November 5, 2011 9:28:32 AM Hi there, I have tried so many things to turn the wifi switch on and its software. I installed new window 7. Could any help with this? Thanks in advance More about : acer aspire 5742 wifi windows working jsmakkar a b $ Windows 7 November 7, 2011 9:16:43 AM WiFi is on/off is usually a combination of Fn and some function key. I hope you have tried that already. rashpalrai87 November 7, 2011 9:51:20 AM That not the problem. The problem is that you can't install the wifi driver on it Related resources Acer aspire 5742 z notebook controladores windows 7 - Forum How to reboot an acer aspire 5742 laptop - Forum Partitioning a Win 7 Acer Aspire Laptop to have an XP drive, driver compatibility - Forum How to install windows 7 in acer aspire 5742 - Forum Aspire 5742 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer jsmakkar a b $ Windows 7 November 7, 2011 8:39:24 PM You said you can't intall driver - what exactly happens when you try to install. Please write some more details here and somebody would be able to help for sure. rashpalrai87 November 8, 2011 4:01:36 AM jsmakkar said:You said you can't intall driver - what exactly happens when you try to install. Please write some more details here and somebody would be able to help for sure. Well it install it perfectly, but nothing come up in network adapters and also i can't turn on my wifi button jsmakkar a b $ Windows 7 November 8, 2011 5:21:47 AM I would completely uninstall the driver and let Windows reinstall on its own. I am sure you tried that. If nothing works, I would reinstall Windows 7. thedore91 November 29, 2011 12:40:06 PM i am having the same problem. the wireless LED does not go on, i try switching my wifi on using the 'Fn' key, but nothing happens... seeking immediate help jsmakkar a b $ Windows 7 November 29, 2011 12:56:37 PM Updating BIOS could be a possible solution to problem - no harm giving that a try. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Replacing HDD with SSD on Aspire 5742 - possible issues? Forum Can i install mac os on acer aspire 5742 laptop Forum WIFI not working on my acer aspire 4520 windows 7 Forum Acer aspire windows installation Forum Acer 5742 g wont connect to wifi Forum Acer Aspire 5742 g Extremely High Temps, Poor Performance Forum Aspire 5742 recovery disk stopped 1/2 way w/error message & won't boot Forum Acer 5742 g wont connect to network Forum Acer eRecovery won't complete Forum WIFI not working on my Acer Aspire V3-571 windows 7 Forum Did I order the wrong laptop? Acer ASPIRE (send it back?) Forum Best wireless network card for my router? Forum New cable modem now wireless internet not working. Forum Network controller driver windows 7 64 bit Forum Compac wifi configuration Forum More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !