wifi card

Forum discussion tagged with wifi card.
  1. acridoutcast

    Question Can i replace a old Intel AC-3168 wifi card in my MSI GE62 7RF Laptop with a newer Wifi Card?

    My laptop, a 2017 MSI GE62vr 7RF has been unable to connect to the Wi-Fi recently and all indications point to a failing Wi-Fi card, I want to replace it but I'm unsure about compatibility. It has a MSI MS-16JB motherboard and is currently running an Intel AC-3168 Wi-Fi card. I can't find the...
  2. RJ-45-Dude

    Question Lenovo Ideapad P500 - Wifi Card whitelist/BIOS Mod ?

    Hi! Thanks to anyone who helps. Also, please let me know if I should post this somewhere else - I didn't know whether to put this under motherboards or somewhere else. So, recently, I bought a mini-pcie to pcie x16 mining riser so I could use a GPU I had as an external GPU for my laptop (Lenovo...
  3. V

    Question Planning to upgrade laptop's ancient Wireless N-150 to Wireless AC

    Hey everyone, my friend recently came up to me saying that he would like to upgrade his laptop's WiFi card as the current one could not fully utilize his new fibre connection's speed. His laptop's WiFi is currently capped at 20Mbps (on a good day). The laptop currently has a single band...
  4. [SOLVED] SATA to WLAN

    My laptop's WLAN socket is broken. (Acer aspire 5 a514-52g) It has sata and m.2 connector. I have already use m.2 connector for my nvme storage. So i only have the SATA connector available. I don't want to use usb wifi dongle. Can I use adapter to connect my wifi card to sata connector. It will...
  5. Maverick1234

    [SOLVED] Can I put a wifi card in my MSI A320M PRO-E mobo?

    So I have been using ethernet for a while and my pc is placed downstairs of our house, and I wanted to move my pc upstairs in my room. Could I place or put a wifi card in my MSI A320M pro-e? I just want to make sure that if my mobo would be compatible with a wifi card. Incase you need my specs...
  6. Thibs38

    [SOLVED] AX200 Wifi and Bluetooth not showing up on device manager

    Hi, I recently bought a Ziyituod PCI-E wifi and Bluetooth card equipped with the Intel Wifi 6 AX200. The problem is that after hours of changing the PCI-E port, reinstalling over and over the drivers, the wifi and Bluetooth drivers are not showing up in the device manager even with the "show...
  7. A

    [SOLVED] Which Wi-Fi card should I choose for my desktop

    Hello, I have a Dell Precision Tower 5810 and would like to add a Wi-Fi card since it is too far from the router to run a wire. The router I have is a NETGEAR | WNDR3700v4 | N600 WiFi Router. I have found this Ubit AC 1200Mbps Bluetooth WiFi Card which looks like it is what I want (either of the...
  8. N

    [SOLVED] Wifi Connection Superb -- 25kB/s...? Wifi Card?

    Hiya, I'm noticing recently that my internet connection seems to be extremely poor in comparison to what it should be. My download speed is a max of 1mb/s, mostly hovers at less than 500kb or less, and often drops out completely, usually just for a second but sometimes up to 5. I'm pretty sure...
  9. Guilherme Soares

    Question Specific Wifi card problem that can´t solve!

    I bought a Intel AX210 wifi card to use on my desktop and I have some really weird issue. Sometimes it works and sometimes dont when I turn on the computer, it keeps disappearing from Device Manager and I get Code 45 error, but the bluetooth still works, so I dont think that device is...
  10. Qhailashnikov

    Question Wifi Crashes(?) when playing Games

    I have Realtek 8822BE Wifi Card in my laptop. In early times I bought the laptop it's all fine until these days.. my wifi just disconnected and won't let me reconnect to any network but this only happens when I play Steam games. I tried to update driver both official and third party, uninstalled...
  11. S

    [SOLVED] Intermittent WiFi card issue

    I'm running a Ryzen 5 3600 on an MSI B40M Mortar motherboard, which does not have onboard WiFi/Bluetooth. Therefore I'm using a Gigabyte GC-WB1733D-I PCIe WiFi card to provide that functionality. I have a graphics card in the PCI_E1 x16 slot, two empty x1 PCI_E2/3 slots (effectively blocked by...
  12. Vilqx

    [SOLVED] Where can I put an SSD if my slots are taken or blocked?

    Motherboard: B450M DS3h GPU: MSI Armor RX 270 8GB So, on my motherboard there are 3 PCIe slots. An x16, x1, and x4. My GPU is in the x16 one, blocking the x1 which is right under. Then, my WiFi card is in the bottom slot (x4). I was wanting to get an SSD upgrade but not knowing where I can put...
  13. H

    Question Archer T4E not working

    Hello everyone :) I just bought a used wifi card for my asus tuf b360m plus gaming motherboard. But for some reason it's not showing any signs of life. I have tried all of the pci slots (including the gpu slot) and installed the driver but it says it couldn't find the adapter, and there's no...
  14. Morgseyy

    [SOLVED] Asus Wifi Card Not Working In Motherboard

    So I recently purchased an Asus PCE-AC56 PCI-E Adapter to go with my Asus ROG strix x470-f gaming as Ethernet isn't an option for me anymore. I've installed all of the most up to date drivers for the network card and tried it in different PCI-E slots but still no joy. I launch up the Asus...
  15. maziech

    [SOLVED] TP-Link WDN3800 - low transfer speed

    Hey, recently bought wifi card for my PC. It is TP-Link WDN3800. It says it works up to 300Mb/s. My maximum internet speed is limited exactly the same: 300 MB/s. It was recognised automatically by windows 10. My wifi connection speed is about 15 Mb/s both upload and download. Are there any...
  16. rexxi

    Question help me!!! please recommend me new gen pcie wifi card for streaming

    I want to buy a pcie wifi card, but I cannot find any recommendations on internet. Most of it is old thread or old website. My ISP not open any lan port in router. So I want to buy a pcie card. I do live streaming so my goal is I can do livestreaming seamlessly. Any recommendations? (Or I should...
  17. S

    [SOLVED] No usb_f on son's motherboard to plug in new Wifi card

    For a second build, me and my son ran into an issue. We cant directly connect the pc to ethernet so we needed a Wifi Card. I installed it and everything but there is nowhere where i can plug the usb_f cord into the motherboard. Any solutions? Like an adapter to turn Usb_f into another type of...
  18. Aqua853

    Question Pc won't detect M.2 WiFi card

    I got a m.2 WiFi card to put into my PC but my PC won't detect the card or anything, can someone help me? if you're wondering my motherboard is the Asrock B365 Pro4.
  19. oregonian738

    Question Alternatives for internet?

    I am preparing to build a PC and as I was planning, I originally intended to remove my router and modem to another room so that I could hook up the PC with an Ethernet cord. However, when I went to move the router and modem, the only coaxial wall socket in the room didn’t work and I have no idea...
  20. M

    [SOLVED] Upgrade Wifi Card of Acer E5-521g

    Hi, I have an old acer laptop, with amd A8-6410. It still works ok, the only major problem I have is the slow internet speeds. In my main laptop I can get 100mbps in the 2.4ghz network and, in the exact same stop, at the same time, in the same network, I can only get at most 20 mbps in this old...
  21. Lessercanadian

    [SOLVED] WiFi Card requires a USB 2.0 header my motherboard doesn't have. Is there any way around this?

    My wifi card uses a nine pin, the only other "nine pin" is my motherboards front panel which is reversed. I am hoping to utilize my USB 3.0 port with an adapter to gain a USB 2.0 header for the wifi card. Any other suggestions or question are welcomed
  22. I

    Question Why does my pcie wifi card keep disconnecting

    Recently, when I'm playing online games, my wifi disconnects. It says "no internet, secured." I have a ASUS Prime Z390-A Motherboard LGA1151 (Intel 8th and 9th Gen) ATX DDR4 DP HDMI M.2 USB 3.1 Gen2 Gigabit LAN for my motherboard. My pcie wifi card is a Gigabyte GC-WB867D-I REV Bluetooth...
  23. bobjackieson

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte b450m ds3h wifi and gpu space?

    Will a rx 580 give me enough space on this board for my WiFi card? Looking at a Asus dual or a xfx xxx edition. Because sapphires cards are 2 slots wide. Any ideas? Already own this board but upgrading.
  24. Kwiihours

    Question New wifi card giving "(code 10)"

    I recently purchased the gigabyte GC-WBAX200 Wifi card, but when installed to my PC it tells me "device cannot start (code 10)". I've installed and reinstalled the drivers, and yet it still won't work. I also tried the card on my friends PC and it worked perfectly. Please help!
  25. V

    [SOLVED] A new wifi card

    The wifi card in my ASUS X555LN laptop has started to act funny. When I install the latest driver for it, the connection drops frequently, but when I roll back to an older driver the system crashes. Because of all this, I've started looking for a replacement card, but have not found any...
  26. C

    [SOLVED] Trouble with a wifi adapter

    Basically I bought a pc off a guy awhile back its a good pc but it doesn't have a on board WIFI adapter built into motherboard he gave me a WIFI adapter when I bought the pc but I haven't been able to get it working i have it installed in the slot and the light comes on but the driver isn't...
  27. rounakr94

    Question Wifi card signal randomly dropping after Windows 1909 update

    My Wifi card is randomly acting up, its signal strength is jumping from 100-75-50-90 randomly after Windows 1909 update which i did a few weeks back. My wifi card is Asus AC55BT which is based on intel 8260 wifi card and is situated 1- 2 metres fro the router, the outside temps have dropped by...
  28. Lil’bertz

    [SOLVED] What's the latest or the best PCIe Wifi Card for laptops?

    im planning upgrade my laptop's wifi card (asus s550ca) i found out that it uses a mini pcie wifi card from this video. will it work or will it have compatibilty issues?
  29. G

    Question TP Link WN88ND V2 Issues

    Most of the time when I start-up my PC my WiFi card does not pick up any networks, however if I reinstall drivers the issue gets fixed. The adapter also works without the drivers on the CD that is given with the card, but also has the issue of not working on start-up. I had initial issues with a...
  30. Lil’bertz

    [SOLVED] Mini PCIe Wifi Card to PCIe 2.0 x1 adapter

    Will this work or fast? i want keep my wifi card of my laptop because it served me well
  31. Y

    Question Questions about Wifi cards with motherboards. Please help me with this one

    Do loose fitting wifi cards(my wifi card wiggles in the PCIe slot) connect to the internet but have unstable connection? Or would they not work at all so my ping spikes aren't related to the wiggle? Because I am connected to the internet but I get ping spikes. So if a loose fitting wifi card...
  32. Y

    Question Questions about the Fenvi FV-2030T

    Here is the link: https://www.newegg.com/fenvi-fv-2030t-pci-express/p/0XM-00JK-00039?Description=wifi%20card&cm_re=wifi_card-_-9SIADXZ81V9696-_-Product My question wifi card: it states that I "must set router to 160Mhz". Does this mean that if I do not manually set my router to 160Mhz, this...
  33. K

    [SOLVED] Internet Cutting out Often

    So I have xfinity as my internet provider and currently pay for 60 mb/s (not sure if that matters in this case), however I have days where I'm playing games (usually Rocket League) and my internet cuts out randomly every 5 minutes or so and the only solution I've found is to alt-tab and...
  34. M

    Question TP-Link Archer T6E Not Detected By PC At All

    I have the exact same issue as this guy: https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/tp-link-archer-ac1300-not-recognised-by-pc.2655741/ and like this guy, it's my first time posting here as well. However, the fix in the comments doesn't work because I can't install the drivers since neither device...
  35. K

    [SOLVED] Using x1 Slot While x16 is Occupied...

    I'm just recently bought a pcie wifi card from ASUS (asus pce-ac68) and I'm trying to use it with an Asrock b250m-hdv while the 16x slot is occupied by a GPU (GTX 1050). When the GPU was installed, the wifi card wouldn't appear anywhere in device manager or settings while it was in the x1 slot...
  36. C

    [SOLVED] My WiFi card isn't working. My Wifi option in network settings is missing.

    I am using a custom Windows 10 PC. The only thing I can use it Ethernet and my Ethernet cord has been missing. I have no WiFi Icon in the tool bar and only a screen with a red X. When I click on it it says not connected, no connections available. I browse through the device manager and find that...
  37. A

    Rx 460 fit

    Will RX 460 power color 2gb fit into Acer aspire m3802 ?
  38. D

    1050ti not getting updated with drivers

    I got a Palit 1050ti and whenever I update it then let it restart my pc, nvidia geforce says that my installer is ready, like it did not install the drivers at all. Leaving me with 1024x784 resolution Things I have tried: DDU Updating using manual installer Moving the GPU to another PCI slot...
  39. Linkin_1

    Please suggest any one between these cabinets

    https://mdcomputers.in/corsair-mid-tower-spec-alpha-black-red-cc-9011085-ww.html https://mdcomputers.in/nzxt-mid-tower-phantom-240-black-orange-ca-ph240-b4.html https://mdcomputers.in/cooler-master-mid-tower-masterbox-lite-5-rgb-mcw-l5s3-kgnn-02.html "thanks in advance"
  40. S

    running antivirus scan, freezes when scanning a particular floder

    So i started doing a custom scan, i scanned one hard drive and the scan went well, i went to scan my ssd which has my windows installed and pc hardware drivers and such, but it keeps freezing up on the same files its trying to scan, which is in Windows\servicing\packages\ or...