Ethernet controller missing. compaq Pressario

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Phhwoa - Jun 21, 2010 at 10:38 PM
closeup22 Posts 8924 Registration date Friday May 15, 2009 Status Member Last seen October 7, 2010 - Jun 22, 2010 at 10:25 AM
Hello,

I have a compaq pressario C700 Notebook with Windows Vista Home basic installed on it.
The Hard drive failed so I have reinstalled Vista from the Recovery disks supplied by HP and now I can't connect to the internet as the error says Ethernet controller is missing???
How can I fix this?


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jack4rall Posts 6428 Registration date Sunday June 6, 2010 Status Moderator Last seen July 16, 2020
Jun 22, 2010 at 08:20 AM
Try this 1

You can find the drivers from the manufacture website. Just click on this link

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/pfinder?lc=en&dlc=en&cc=us&tool=&query=Presario+c700#N428

Click on "Show all"-----> Select your laptop model--->click on "Software & Driver

Downloads"---> Select your operation system from the drop down menu---->click

on Next---->Click on "Drivers--Network" or click on "+" Drivers--Network---> You

can find all the network drivers-->just download the drivers and install it
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closeup22 Posts 8924 Registration date Friday May 15, 2009 Status Member Last seen October 7, 2010 2,108
Jun 22, 2010 at 10:25 AM
Hi there,

Download the missing driver and install on system using the link below:

http://www.compaq.com/cpq-country/cpq_support.html

Thanks
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