Some PCs can run this version. Also, there may be an order to the install required such as:
1. Enable the network in the BIOS.
2. Install a motherboard driver.
3. Install a network driver.
4. Install some app to turn on the network.
You left out crucial details. Try adding more.
I'm on windows 8.1 and whenever I try to manually install a network adapters drivers I get an error saying "an error occurred during the installation of the device the system cannot find the file specified."