Windows® not detecting wireless networks
What are the causes due to which Windows fails to detect wireless network? How can the issue be resolved?
'Wireless Network' is a network which is usually setup by using radio signal frequency so as to communicate among computers and other network devices. This 'Wireless Network' is sometimes referred as Wi-Fi network or WLAN. Wireless Network are becoming popular nowadays as it is easy to setup and there is no need of any cabling. Thus without the need of wires you could connect your computers anywhere in your home. Thus when your computer sends out the data it would be encoded to radio frequency and transmitted through a wireless router. Then the receiving computer would decode the signal back to binary data. These 'Wireless Networks' are of help for the business owners as it is cost effective and offers security and management. This secure network would also provide access to information and make your work easier. Your system would have real time access to instant messages and emailing which in turn help you to boost the productivity.
The following are the causes due to which Windows fail to detect 'Wireless Network' and the tips to fix the issues:
- Due to connection problems
- Adapter issues
- Driver issues
Due to connection problems
When you receive low signal from your 'Wireless Network' then you would have to face certain wireless connection problem. In order to resolve this issue you would have to move closer to your access point and see whether your connection is improved. Also try to place all your phones, microwaves and all other electrical equipments away from your access point. Then ensure that your wireless devices are having the same settings. Then try to check your Wi-Fi access point which might be locked with a password.
Troubles in the network adapters would also cause certain Network Adapter problems. Thus in order to solve the issues regarding the wireless adapter you would have go to the Device manager option in My computer and check whether the adapter in the device manager is enabled or not. If the adapter in the Device manager is disabled then you would have to enable it.
Drivers are the software programs which favors the functioning of the devices in your PC. Thus for the proper functioning of the Modem, the modem drivers are very essential and if the drivers are not installed properly then you would have to face certain network problems. Then while installing the modem drivers ensure that the drivers which you are installing are compatible with your system’s Operating system. You could refer the product site and check the authenticity of the drivers before installing it and if you have installed any wrong driver then you would have to replace it. You would also have to update the drivers frequently.
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