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new hard drive install with fresh windows 7 can't find any network drivers for dell

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August 25, 2013 8:12:42 AM

I have a Dell Insperion N7010.i installed a new hard drive and did a fresh install of windows 7. I am unable to find/load the drivers for eathernet and network adapters. I have down loaded all that are listed under my service tag on dell's site but no luck. Any help would be appreicated

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a b $ Windows 7
a b D Laptop
a b \ Driver
August 25, 2013 8:39:18 AM

Hello... Plug your old hardrive back in and look at the driver/hardware being used previously... in the device manager.
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August 25, 2013 8:45:49 AM

Ironsounds said:
Hello... Plug your old hardrive back in and look at the driver/hardware being used previously... in the device manager.


The old disk drive is not operational
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a b $ Windows 7
a b D Laptop
a b \ Driver
August 25, 2013 8:57:18 AM

Hello... is your network card/features Turned on in your BIO's?
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January 15, 2014 5:45:57 AM

Check in device manager if your network card actually appears at all, or with no drivers installed or with an exclamation mark (error). Also check if it is enabled in BIOS.
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