Reasons for Windows® Wireless Service not Running on Computer
What is the issue stopping wireless service from running on Windows operated computer?
Wireless connectivity is an important feature available in most of the laptops. The wireless connection allows you to connect the computer to a network wirelessly. It also minimizes the cost of connecting the cable. Sometimes the wireless connectivity might need to be disabled. For wireless connectivity, there are some issues. One of the main disadvantages of the wireless connectivity is that it could be hacked. You might need to use encryption for using connectivity. In order to disable Wireless connectivity, go to 'Control panel' of Windows and access 'Networking'. Make sure that the wireless adapters are installed with appropriate drivers. The drivers are essential for the proper functioning of the wireless service. Malware, corrupt drivers and hardware conflicts are the issues that can stop wireless service from running on a Windows operated computer.
The following are the issues stopping wireless service from running on a Windows operated computer:
- Corrupt drivers
- Hardware conflicts
You need to install the appropriate drivers for the wireless adapter in the computer. The main function of the wireless adapter is to install the appropriate drivers. The drivers could be installed from the manufacturer’s website. The drivers might become corrupt due to various reasons. You need to install the drivers from the manufacturer’s website. After installation, you need to reboot the computer.
The hardware conflicts might occur with the wireless service adapter. A wireless adapter might be either integrated or it could be connected to the computer. The hardware conflicts might occur when the hardware installed is not compatible with other hardware in the computer. Due to this the wireless service might not be running. You need to check for hardware conflicts and if there are issues then you need to replace the adapter with a compatible one.
Malware might creep into the computer and it might cause printer issues in the computer. You need to install antivirus software in the computer. The malware might be running in your computer and create conflicts with your wireless software or wireless adapter. To fix this issue, you will need to update your antivirus program and perform a system cleanup.
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