wireless-networking drivers sony-vaio share|improve this question asked Dec 5 '12 at 2:42 Jivan 133116 1 Press Win + R and in Run.. Can it work? next to it. http://www.pcidatabase.com/ Sorry Tomofjoy, Jun 26, 2012 #7 etaf Wayne Moderator Joined: Oct 2, 2003 Messages: 61,008 Base System Device PropertiesClick to expand... Source
Right-click and select Properties select the Power Management tab Unselect the option 'Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power' and click OK figure 3 - Wireless adapter Use the operating system utility to repair the wireless connection. Please check the Applicable Products and Categories section at the bottom of this article before starting these steps. Chances could be that your router is not compatible with your Wifi Card drivers. http://www.troublefixers.org/laptops/fix-sony-vaio-pro-wifi-issues/367/
Your recommendation to google away and do experiment is a good advice. I'm not sure if "Viao Smart Network" is the utility that allows you to turn on/off the software switch. sign-up, it takes less than a minute and it's free! Join over 733,556 other people just like you!
It is also running rather slow for the spec so that may be related. WARNING: There is a risk of data loss. Or if not, do let us your issue in comments and we'll try to resolve it in earliest time. Sony Vaio Wireless Not Working Windows 10 Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases
I won't close this thread just yet, incase something funny goes on... Sony Vaio Wifi Not Working Windows 10 VEN & DEV. Check the operating instructions to check if you computer has a physical wireless switch. If anyone can help to get it to work, I will be happy to treat you a nice dinner.
Restarted the Sony incase that helped and still no luck..... Sony Vaio Wifi Wont Turn On Share save files between computers Should I disclose gender, race, disabilities etc. Sign up for a new account or log in here: Forgot your password? How to troubleshoot a Wireless LAN connection issue.
Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? I tried everything told on this forum, but nothing seems working. Sony Vaio Wifi Problem Windows 7 I went to the manufacturers computer website and downloaded the driver and (I think ) installed the driver on the laptop. Sony Vaio Wifi Not Working Windows 8 This can only be found by trial or error or hitting on someone who has cracked that particular problem.
Register now Not a member yet? this contact form Sony Support websites look to have what you need and it is reasonable to think that everything is sitting there ready to download. Cheers My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Sony Vaio VPCCB15FG OS Windows 7 x64 Home Premium Edition Service Pack 1 CPU Intel Core i5-2410M Memory 4.00GB GTNeil View Public Profile Find I restored to the last date I could use wifi and it didn't change anything.... Sony Vaio Laptop Wifi Switch Not Working
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Other Device ??? Sony Vaio Wifi Not Turning On Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean Sign Up Home > VAIO Computers > VAIO - Hardware & Networking > Network Controller missing on VPCCB45FG Reply Topic Options Subscribe I'll contact Sony (Richard, cxzb) and let them know the problem is still there.
Any other ideas to get my laptop running would be appreciated. BearKiller, Aug 6, 2016, in forum: Networking Replies: 33 Views: 777 BearKiller Aug 12, 2016 Thread Status: Not open for further replies. WARNING:If anti-virus or anti-spyware software has been removed or disabled to troubleshoot the issue, Sony recommends enabling or reinstalling it to prevent exposure to malicious software. Sony Vaio Won't Connect To Wifi Tom Tomofjoy, Jun 30, 2012 #12 etaf Wayne Moderator Joined: Oct 2, 2003 Messages: 61,008 your welcome thanks for letting us know You can mark your own threads solved using
http://www.pcidatabase.com/ etaf, Jun 26, 2012 #6 Tomofjoy Thread Starter Joined: Jun 25, 2012 Messages: 7 Hey - I thought that the device was missing, but wasn't sure. Darn, this thing is just too complicated for me. Log into your account Forgot your password? http://philgiebler.com/sony-vaio/sony-vaio-wireless-network-adapter-not-working.html One interesting user comment on another site said: "Ethernet Controller" is not a device, it is just a useless description of a problem by Windows XP.