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12-05-2012 01:21 AM
Help us with more information..
is it win 8 upgrade or pre installed
describe the issue in detail.. if network adapter is not working,you can uninstall the wireless network adapter and restart the computer ,driver would be installed automatically..
12-05-2012 04:43 AM
I have tried everything I can think of. The wireless card worked yesterday (I turned it off w/ fncf3) but now it will not turn on using that key (turns airplane mode on and off). I have installed and reinstalled atheros wireless network driver and also ePower driver, thinking it might just be a button glitch (but turns airplane on and off). But the wifi will not turn on. I have disabled ahteros driver in control panel shutdown, and then enabled it when I was up and going again. WIFI WON'T TURN ON. Any help would be appreciated.
12-05-2012 05:00 AM
Thought you might want to know the system
Acer Aspire V3-771G-9809
5400 spin 1TB hdd
Win 8 came on comp
Bought comp new about a month ago.
12-05-2012 05:18 AM
I just ordered this computer. I hope it does not have any issues or I will be requesting my funds back right away. I should have done more research.
12-06-2012 03:48 AM - edited 12-06-2012 03:49 AM
I also had the same issue with the V3 771G-9809. Updating the BIOS seems to fix it (my wireless adp now works after the update), but I will not put my laptop back in Airplane mode to test until Acer gives us more informaion about this issue.
Acer US Driver Dowlnoads:
12-06-2012 06:54 AM
Ghost you are right. I finally looked on you tube. Guy had same prob different acer model. Thats what he did update bios and it worked. I tried it and my laptop works fine now. Thanks for the reply. I was getting on to give an update, shame we have to do this. But it all works now and im happy. Love the laptop.