Once you have purchased a wireless adapter for your desktop and installed it, the following link will help you when it comes to joining a wireless network: Get a wireless card. You’ll have to uninstall whatever wireless driver is on that computer before you can install a new one. Is it even possible to use a wireless adapter on this PC? I do no know if yours has it. This thread is locked. If not, how do I “install” a wireless adaptor in my Dell desktop?

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If it still is not being picked up I would think its a bad wireless card.

It is faster than our wireless tablets. It is still running well and now hooked up with ethernet to cable internet. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.

Remember me This is not recommended for shared computers. Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest. Does the device connect via USB? I’m trying to use my Inspiron in my spare room, but it’s too far to run ethernet cable.

I’ve forgotten my password. What mode s does your internet card operate.

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Does the Inspiron “see” the name xell you set in your router? An error in the installation was the Windows message. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Posted 04 September – If you have a Wireless card there should be an Antenna in the back of the box, and an Entry in the Windows Device Manger. Have one to sell?


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If you don’t see it then pull the card and put it in another slot or in another slot is not available remove and reinstall. If not, please return and provide any additional details you have come across so that we can further troubleshoot the issue.

Advertisements or commercial links. Cody C, your reply sounds wireelss.

Pages with related products. Are you saying you do not have a wireless adapter because I can’t see it in the thumbnails.

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Did this solve your problem? I just had to put in the password but it found the connection.

Be the first to review this item. It sounds like something has gone awry with Windows on your computer.