Wireless not connecting? Is it due to Windows upgrade?

Steve40th

Regular Contributor
I had to put a new hardrive in laptop, went from Windows 7 to Windows latest 10 version. I have a 7260AC wireless card in here with drivers 17.15.0.5. I have problems connecting, and today it just wont connect with Hotel at all?
Will newer drivers help, or am I needing something else?
Thnx
 

degrub

Part of the Furniture
have you tried another place with wireless - maybe a coffee shop ?
Does it connect to the AP there ?

can you see any ssids ? Maybe neighboring rooms ?


does the lan port work correctly ?

was this a conversion of win7 or a bare metal install of win10 ?
What version of win10 ?


depending on the answers it might not be the laptop os.

that being said, there was a w10 version upgrade issue that lost the networking and i think required a registry edit to fix. That was a while ago though so if you are running current release, maybe not a concern.
 

Hawk

Very Senior Member
Try updating drivers and see if it helps, my tenant once had issue where it would stop seeing ssid on ax based router updating driver fixed it.
 

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