Fixing Wireless Network Adapter Problems in Windows® PC
Windows is a series of operating systems developed by Microsoft. Both wired and wireless connectivity can be configured in a Windows PC. Both need different types of hardware and driver programs. In order to configure a wireless network, you should have WLAN or any other technology, a wireless network card, appropriate driver programs, etc. If the network is well configured with the above mentioned configuration, then you should be able to use the wireless network efficiently. However certain issues occur with wireless networks in a Windows system. The most common case is when the wireless network adapter appears disconnected even though it is connected. This can be due to different reasons.
- Wireless Network Adapter Issues
- Corrective Actions
Wireless Network Adapter Issues
In some cases the wireless network adapter seems to be disconnected even though it is connected to your system. This will result in unavailability of your network. You will no longer be able to connect your wireless network as long as this problem persists. In some rare cases this problem will be temporary which will disconnect the wireless network for a certain amount of time.
The reasons behind the wireless network adapter appearing disconnected can be many and it can be hardware related or software related. If the adapter is not plugged in or not plugged properly, then Windows PC can warn the user. Inappropriate driver programs can also cause the issue, since every hardware comes with a specific driver program.
Depending on the cause of the issue the fixing methods can also differ. Hardware related problems can be fixed easily by checking whether the adapter is plugged properly or not. If it is not, then you can unplug the adapter and then plug it again in order to resume the wireless connection. In case the adapter is physically damaged you need to replace it with a new one. At times it might happen that the users install an inappropriate network driver for your wireless adapter. Updating the network driver with recent versions can fix the problem. Usually all of the vendors provide download links in their websites which can be used for updating your driver programs.
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