Why is wifi not working on windows 10 Laptop ?

Troubleshoot : Wifi is not working on windows 10 laptop –

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One of our subscriber has sent an request to write an article on wifi not working on windows 10 laptop. I am going to mention his email,

wifi not working on windows 10

Hi fixotip team,

I have windows 10 laptop pc, and it was working fine since last night, after finishing my work, I had shutdown my laptop and went sleep. When I my pc on this morning, all of sudden, my wifi not working. It is showing no connections are available.

Last time, my brother printer won’t connect to wifi, so that time I came to your website time and read the steps to troubleshoot the wifi problem, I was able to fix that problem by myself. With the same hope, I am asking you guys to write something on, how can I fix wifi is not working on windows 10 pc problem.

Thanks,

Lionel Gurski ,

Just because of this email, we have decided to write an article on wifi issue on windows 10 laptop, so we can help our readers (like : lisa jordan) to become more tech friendly.

Well, wifi not working on windows 10 pc problem can be because of few common reasons, the first and very common reason for this problem is windows update. When your laptop gets updated, on that time wifi stopped working on windows 10 pc.  so today we are going to share some information about how to troubleshoot such kind of problem.

Basic Tips for troubleshooting wifi not working on windows 10-

  1. Power Cycle Devices – As we always suggest, before you will go for any further steps, first you should try to reboot your devices, so you should try to reboot your wireless router, and computer and then try to connect with wifi, if you are not able to connect to wifi, then you may follow the steps bellow.
  2. Turn On Wifi- every laptop or computer has a button to turn the wireless on or off. So you should try to turn on the wifi button by pressing the button.

Advance steps for Troubleshooting Wifi not working on windows 10 pc:

 

  1. Enable Wireless Adapter- most of the time, we have wifi not working on windows 10 issue, just because we had disabled the wireless adapter by mistake, so you should make sure that wireless apapter is not turned off. You may follow these instructions to enable the wireless adapter.
    • Open run box,
    • Type ncpa.cpl and click on ok.
    • Right click on wireless adapter and click on enable.

    Finally wifi adapter will be enable , so you can go ahead and try to connect with wifi now.

  2. Wi-fi driver is outdated: when you have an old computer, the wifi issue could be generated on laptop, just because of drivers are outdated, so you should try to update the driver. For updating the drivers, you may go ahead and follow these instructions :
    • Open run box (press windows + R key).
    • Type devmgmt.msc in the run box and click on ok.
    • Click on network adapters,
    • Now right click on your wireless adapter, and click on update driver.

    Finally you need to follow the instructions and your driver will be updated.

  3.  Turn on wifi from settings- many times; we have encountered windows 10 won’t connect to wifi issue, just because of one silly mistake. That we make, but we do not realize, which is, we turn off the wifi from settings.
    so you should go to settings, and try to turn on the wifi settings from there. You may try these instructions to turn on the wifi. For more information you may follow, how to turn on wifi on windows 10 pc.
  4.  Enable wireless service- if your windows wireless services are stopped from services.msc then it may cause wifi issue for laptop, so you should try to restart the wireless services, to restart the wireless services, you may follow these instructions :
    • Open run box,
    • Type services.msc and click on ok
    • Scroll down and choose WLAN settings,
    • If wlan service is stopped, then you need to click on start, if it is showing start, then you need to click on restart.
  5. Install Latest Driver- if you have tried to follow these steps, but somehow still, wifi not working on windows 10 laptop, then you should try to uninstall the wireless driver from your computer and reinstall the latest driver for your computer. for more information you may visit : how to install driver in windows computer-
  6. Default restore windows- a wifi issue on windows laptop , can generate because of bad update on windows pc as well. so you should try to restore your computer to the back date. when it was working fine. read more about system restore.

Finally the wifi on your windows computer will start working fine, somehow, if wifi is still not working on your computer, you should try to install a new wireless adapter on your computer then you should check the wireless connection, hope this will start working fine.
If you are having any other problem with your device, you may leave a comment bellow, we will try to share some useful information on our next post.
Thanks,

How Do I Factory Restore Windows Laptop

Hello Folks,

Today, we are going to share this article on how to do factory restore windows computer,  so read the article properly and go ahead to fix the problem .

factory restore windows computer

Before we will go ahead and learn about how to do factory restore first we should discuss about how to do factory restore and what are the advantage of factory restore.

Factory restore (master reset) is a program in windows computer, which helps us to erase all current settings and revert our computer to manufacture or older date.

In other words, if we got any bad update in our windows systems recently, which is causing sound is not working problem, then we can simply perform system restore in our computer. so it can erase all updates and restore our computer to the back date. when it was working fine.

Factory restore can reset your computer settings only, it will not delete or recover any data stored on your computer.

Steps for default factory restore a windows computer using command prompt-

  1. Open run box (press windows + R key) .
  2. Type cmd and press ok.
  3. Now type rstrui.exe , press enter.
  4. Now you will able to see system restore window on your computer. so you need to click next.
  5. Now you will able to see restore point, so you ned to choose the date, when your computer was working fine.
  6. Now you will able to see confirmation window, so you need to click on restore.

Finally your computer will start restoring your computer, you can wait for a while and then you need to take a look this will start working fine.

Steps for default factory restore a windows computer-

  1. click on start,
  2. type system restore in search box,
  3. click on system restore from search results,
  4. Now you will able to see system restore window on your computer. so you need to click next.
  5. Now you will able to see restore point, so you ned to choose the date, when your computer was working fine.
  6. Now you will able to see confirmation window, so you need to click on restore.

How To Download And Install Sound Driver In Windows Laptop

Hello Folks,

today, i am going to share this article about how to download and install the sound driver in window laptop.

we all know, for installing sound driver into your computer. we must need correct version of sound driver. for that you may visit, laptop’s official website and download correct version of driver for your laptop.

For downloading the sound driver, you may visit your laptop’s brand official website (ex- if you have hp laptop, you may go to hp official website) and go to download section over there.

in the top search bar, you need to type your laptop’s model number and press search button.

after pressing the search button you will reach to next level, where you will able to see a list of all drivers, you need to choose your driver and click on download.

install sound driver in windows laptop –

After downloading the sound driver successfully, it’s a time to extract the file and install it into your computer. so you need to follow these instructions to install the driver.

  1. Right click on Sound dirver file and click on extract here.
  2. after clicking on extract here, now your files will be extracted.
  3. click on setup.exe file and press run button.
  4. click on yes.
  5. now you will able to see, term and condition  window, so you need to accept the license and click on next.
  6. Now follow the instructionss and your driver will be successfully installed.
  7. once your sound driver will be installed, you need to reboot your computer.

Install the sound driver into windows laptop using driver pack solution –

driver pack solution is a software, which contains all kind of drivers for every brand. when you are not sure about which driver is good for you. this may help you in installing correct version of driver by using it.

you may download the driver pack solution from driver pack official website and follow these instructions:

  1. 1. run driver pack into your computer.
  2. 2. click on search and install correct driver for my laptop.
  3. 3. now this will start looking for good driver for you. once it will find a driver, then you can simply run it and this will start working fine.