Network Adapter

Forum discussion tagged with Network Adapter.
  1. erik62905

    [SOLVED] Network Adapter Not Working - Possibly After Upgrade

    I upgraded my build a few days ago and changed out my CPU, motherboard, and SSD. I didn't change anything else besides installing Windows on the new SSD. The network card worked flawlessly before the upgrade. Anyway, when I was installing Windows on the new drive, I got to the connect to a...
  2. Magnetic Monopole

    Question Use M.2 key m slot for a WiFi 6 adapter?

    I currently have a surface studio (gen 1). It is a wonderful AIO computer with some outdated hardware. I have swapped the original ssd+hdd hybrid to pure sata ssd, which leaves an empty m.2 port. My current plan is to upgrade the pc to Wi-Fi 6 by using the empty m.2 key m port. There are several...
  3. J

    Question Wifi on laptop disconnects when launching most video games

    I have an MSI GS66 Stealth 10SF. After a blackout last night, the wifi for this laptop has been weird. I can browse the webs, stream Netflix or Youtube fine. But when I launch valorant, league of legends, phasmophobia, or CSGO the wifi either disconnects or times out . The thing is my sister is...
  4. zigman555

    Question Need Help with Internet speed

    Recently I built my first PC with these specs: Ryzen 7 3700x Rx 5700 xt 16 gb DDR4 corsair vengeance pro ram ROG STRIX B450-F motherboard At first the PC would auto negotiate, but after a few days when the speed was set to auto negotiate the PC would disconnect from the internet. Now it only...
  5. G

    Question Newbie asking for input on wich wifi card to buy

    Im looking to buy a new wifi card for my pc. I've so far used my netgear wn2500rp basicly as a wireless card, but it's started to become a problem, and a wire mess. Given that these two options cost the same, wich would you buy? TP-Link Archer TX50E...
  6. S

    Question I just bought a new ASUS Wifi-6 Wireless Adapter Card for my Z390 Motherboard and I get a blue screen every time I open my PC

    This is my current MOBO: https://www.newegg.com/p/N82E16813144209?Description=z390%20godlike&cm_re=z390_godlike-_-13-144-209-_-Product&quicklink=true This is the new Wifi-6 Network Adapter I bought for my PC...
  7. TacticalSledgehammer

    Question Computer Loses Ability to Connect to WiFi After a Few Minutes

    A few minutes after startup, my laptop seems to lose the ability to find wifi signals. On startup, it will show many networks, including mine, which it connects to automatically (I live in an apartment building). After anywhere from 3 minutes to a couple hours though, it will disconnect from the...
  8. S

    Question Onboard LAN adapter is bad or something else?

    Hi, internet was working fine until a few months ago when I started to have problems. I'm trying to troubleshoot it and find the root of the issue.. So basically what happens is that after 1-2 days my internet connection becomes very unstable, getting messages like "Resolving host..." on google...
  9. jay-d

    Question my laptop doesn't have a wireless network device

    Hi, I recently downgraded my laptop from Windows 10 to 8.1 because I prefer it and the 10 makes my laptop lag. However when I finally got the Windows 8.1 up and running I can't seem to connect to the Wi-Fi. I checked the Device Manager and found that in Network Adapters there's no driver for...
  10. S

    Question Suddenly my internet stuck at 1mbps !

    I have a computer which usually downloads anything as 4-8 mbps speed. But since yesterday there seems to be a cap where the downloads are capped at 1mbps. When i took speed test it was fine but during download it gets stuck at 1mbps. I tried to download the same torrent file which i did last...
  11. S

    Question Internet speed

    I have a computer which usually downloads anything as 4-8 mbps speed. But since yesterday there seems to be a cap where the downloads are capped at 1mbps. When i took speed test it was fine but during download it gets stuck at 1mbps. I tried to download the same torrent file which i did last...
  12. KanyeJ19

    [SOLVED] Good Wireless Cards (Gaming/4K Streaming)

    Hey all, just wanting to get some second opinions for this. My TP-Link Archer T9E has kicked the bucket today sadly I need a new wireless adapter, and am contemplating an Archer T6E (https://www.scorptec.com.au/product/Networking/Adapters/60935-Archer-T6E ) or going for a WiFi 6 adapter. If WiFI...
  13. D

    Question LAN stops working with more than 10Mbps Full Duplex

    Hi folks Out of nowhere my internet via LAN and WLAN to my PC stopped working. I always got the message "no internet access" and after a long test I set the value to "10 Mbps Full Duplex" on the LAN adapter under the option "Speed & Duplex". After that my internet connection worked again. But as...
  14. Question Laptop Wifi adapter missing

    Hey there, I have a Lenovo laptop in which the wifi was working fine, then one day the wifi option just disappeared from my laptop. I checked device manager, and network in control panel the Wifi adapter and option was missing. It doesn't show up in windows 10 network settings, only ethernet...
  15. J

    Question Converged network adapter

    I just installed an ethernet converged network adapter with two ports to speed up my LAN connection for streaming media via firestick, oculus etc. I was looking through the properties and settings for the adapter and realised it could do all kinds of things I didn't expect or really understand...
  16. TribalOutcaster

    Question All Connectivity just doesn't seem to work.

    First up some details on the laptop: Owner: A friend of mine OS: Previously had Windows 7 with non-genuine key/No Windows key. Now upgraded, Windows 10 with no Windows key. Issue: So, he had a problem with his computer so i had to reinstalled windows for him from 7 to 10. Unfortunately when he...
  17. G

    [SOLVED] Network speed slowing to a crawl 10-20 minutes after startup/adapter reset - "default gateway not available"

    I'm completely at my wit's end for this one. Since December, my PC's download and upload speeds have been so much slower than my laptop and my phone. On startup, it gets the same speeds as the other devices, but slows to 1-2 mb/s (yes, it slows to that amount). Obviously, it's my PC and/or...
  18. jordan7099

    [SOLVED] (SOLVED) Computer can't connect to router but other devices can.

    System: Pc Specialist Model: Vortex Fusion Ultima II OS: Windows 10 64 bit So my computer can find all of my neighbours wifi but not mine until I reset the router. It will then connect to the internet for about an hour or two, then it will disconnect and be unable to find my wifi connection...
  19. J

    [SOLVED] Slow LAN Port? MSI Motherboard

    Hello, first time asking on the forum. These threads have helped me in the past, but I can't seem to find support for my issue... So here I am. I'd like to think that I've narrowed down my issue and determined it's a software or hardware issue with my LAN port (hopefully not the latter). It's...
  20. C

    [SOLVED] Faulty Network Adapter and fixes?

    Hey everyone! So I'm troubleshooting for a friend who's having internet issues. Tons of packet loss. Multiple calls to his ISP and techs coming out twice and no one can seem to pinpoint the issue although everyone can see the packet loss. I'm thinking that maybe his onboard ethernet port or...