You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. The same thing is happening with Windows 10 Technical Preview. Sorry for being technically challenged!! I don’t remember to see it in the assistant HTTP request sent, awaiting response When trying to set up my router, it asks for the router name and password, then rejects it and says unable to connect.

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The time now is Now my Windows 8. I’ve reinstalled Windows 7 OEM from the recovery partition and the Atheros card was correctly detected at the install process itself. I believe you are hitting a known issue that we are working on addressing, until it is resolved can you try the following workaround? When you open the device manger what do you see under Network Adapters?

Atheros AR928X…No Wireless N?!?!?

I did ussue manually when I bought and initially set up my router. I did yet another factory restore and without updating or touching anything else, – no antivirus, no firewall, no other security programs and it still is unable to connect to my router.

Select Browse my computer for driver software. Because I have alot of my files on network drives the speed is a big deal for me.


Sign up using Facebook. I also searched the linksys forum site and tried some suggestions they had over there to tweak the router, but also no luck. Claudio Vasconcelos 11 2. What I also noticed there is no way to tweak the atheros card, athwros can’t even set a speed at what it needs to connect or what channel.

Follow the “See how” link in my signature below to see screenshots of it. How satisfied are you with this reply?

I have tried to delete it from the “installed updates” list in windows updates, it isn’t in that list. Usually the newer driver comes from the HP site.

Atheros ARXNo Wireless N?!?!? | NotebookReview

How satisfied are you with this response? So I am pasting the solution in afheros it helps:. I’m really quite angry about this whole thing. The driver may be capable of picking up both bands so that may not be an issue.

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Windows update has rendered my Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter nonfunctional

What about if you remove this module and try to load without the hardware encryption acceleration and disable powersave features? There should be a small panel on the bottom of the laptop you can remove to access the card. I just don’t understand that there are only so little options available in the drivers to tweak the atheros card.


There aren’t any setting that is what I meant. Am doing something wrong or what??

Windows update has rendered my Atheros ARX Wireless Network Adapter – Microsoft Community

Tech support scams are an industry-wide issue where scammers attempt to trick you into paying for unnecessary technical support services. I do not see anything about AES in any of selection options in my router management software though on my desktop “wireless network properties” I do see AES encryption is selected.

It looks like that the update for the network adapter was not installed successfully. So I am pasting the solution in case it helps: Thinking that it is probably best to have up to date drivers, I told windows update to install everything.