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wireless adapter is off after hibernate

by leonavas / February 14, 2008 1:41 PM PST

i have a problem, everytime i leave my computer hibernating, when i come back and wake it up, the wireless card will not work,

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Make it a warranty issue.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 15, 2008 12:13 AM PST

Since no make, model or details were offered this looks to be your answer.

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Check Two Things As Well..
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / February 15, 2008 10:04 AM PST

We cured one such problem here by updating the chipset/motherboard drivers and the wireless adapter drivers. Since you didn't tell us the brand name, model number, motherboard type, etc., there's not a lot of other information which we can provide.

I see that you've posted problems in the XP AND Vista forums.. Hopefully, there are different computers using different operating systems?

Hope this helps.

Grif

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computer detalis
by leonavas / February 15, 2008 11:42 AM PST

i have an XPS M1210, PROCESSOR..., T5600, 1.83, 2MB //// wireless card NETWORK..., MINICARD..., 3945ULD /// thx for the reply, do you get all the updates directly from Intel web page, because i update the drivers from my computer from support.dell.com i'm not sure if the drivers are updated it in that web page, what do you recommend?

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For now, from Dell.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 15, 2008 10:44 PM PST
In reply to: computer detalis

Since it's very likely under warranty we give it's maker the first shot ar fixing it or replacing the laptop.

Bob

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PS. Just resolved another Dell.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 17, 2008 10:51 AM PST
In reply to: For now, from Dell.

They supplied us with a newer wifi card driver.

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computers
by leonavas / February 15, 2008 1:29 PM PST

oh and to be honest with you, i'm an IT that wants to know a little bit more about computer, well i know more about hardware problems than software issues, because ppl is reporting everytime more and more software related problems in the company thats why i posted some threads in XP too, i think i have to give more details about the computers before posting something,
i have a question
is it Ilegal if i'm getting help from you guys?

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(NT) Not "illegal'...
by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / February 17, 2008 9:13 AM PST
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