This will expand a list of all network adapters on the computer, including one that has the word “wireless” in its name. Sorry this didn’t help. Thanks for marking this as the answer. Search for the name of your wireless card. To determine the best driver for your wireless card, you will need to know what the wireless card is called. Your model might have come with any of the following drivers: Message 21 of

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An out-of-date or corrupted wireless driver could prevent you from connecting your PC to the Internet. If you’re still having issues, call support–your refurbished computer should be protected by a warranty.

Uninstalled and Deleted Wireless Lan

Not Helpful 6 Helpful I accidentally uninstalled and deleted my wireless lan adapter. I bought a refurbished computer and there are not any Network Adapters in the Device Manager.

Save the download in a location you will remember, like the Downloads folder or the Desktop.

Tried restoration deleted files in recycle bin still accidsntally run program or driver shown Info might needed: Did this solve your problem?

If it isn’t there, look up your laptop’s specs and find the exact wireless card you’re using. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation.


You likely got rid of the software and the driver. Is this article up to date?

Answer this question Flag as The wireless adapter name is at the very top of the Driver tab. Sorry this didn’t help.

Windows – Uninstalling/reinstalling a network adapter in device manager

Due to the age of this issue, it would be best to create a new thread for this in the following forum: Accifentally satisfied are you with this response? WindowsWuss Created on December 28, I found my wireless driver, but still my computer doesn’t find and doesn’t connect to my home Wi-Fi network.

Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. In reply to oksanas’s post on November 27, Navigate to the directory to which you extracted the.

Uninstalled and Deleted Wireless Lan – Microsoft Community

You’ll need to search online for the exact wireless adapter and download the drivers and software from the manufacturer such as Intel.

Message 29 of Tech support scams are accidetnally industry-wide issue where scammers attempt to trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services. Chris – Support Engineer Replied on December 30, Message 21 of To test your connection, remove the Ethernet cable from the LAN port on your accidentlly.


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If you still can’t uninstall the driver, try installing a fresh copy of the driver downloaded from the manufacturer’s websiteas your driver is likely corrupted.

In reply to mural’s post on December 28, Message 22 of This will expand a list of all network adapters on the computer, including one that has the word “wireless” in its name. Message 23 of If the computer has no issues connecting elsewhere and other devices can connect to your Wi-Fi network, open your Network Settings, click “Manage Wi-Fi Settings,” click the network you’re trying to connect to, then click “Forget.