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Old 06-01-2010, 07:56 AM   #1
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Default HELP. New hard drive wi-fi doesn't work

Hey, my toshiba satellite stopped working and i decided to try putting in an old hard drive from my dell inspiron into it, everything worked fine but it said i needed install the hardware, but i could still access all my files, and the wifi won't work, it says it can't find any networks etc.
Do i need the discs i originally got with the dell or is there some way of sorting it out?
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Old 06-01-2010, 02:01 PM   #2
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You can go to the manufactuer's website and dowload the drivers you need for the wireless.
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Old 06-12-2010, 05:49 PM   #3
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any offers on which ones to download?
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Default Re: HELP. New hard drive wi-fi doesn't work

Yea, we need to know the model number of your lappy.
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Old 06-20-2010, 08:55 AM   #5
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It's PSLB8E- 0GV00Yo1
that's the model number of the lappy i put it into.
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Old 06-20-2010, 01:36 PM   #6
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Go to their support site and grab the wireless LAN drivers for the operating system you are using. Look on pages 8 and 9.

Toshiba Laptop Driver Downloads
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Old 06-24-2010, 01:11 AM   #7
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Default Re: HELP. New hard drive wi-fi doesn't work

ah i put in the model no. for the wrong laptop, the hard drive i took out was a dell : 1525-1319
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Default Re: HELP. New hard drive wi-fi doesn't work

The wi-fi you're trying to get to work is on the Toshiba, so we need the drivers for that, which AR already linked.
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Hard drive doesn't matter. The WiFi has it's own card. The make/model of the laptop is what matters, not the hard drive. (Which, as was previously pointed out, AR already linked for you.)
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Old 06-28-2010, 03:16 PM   #10
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thankyou, that should work, I'm no comp. genius, just to stop a waste of time when i try to install them, how do you install them?
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