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Belkin Wireless Card Problem

Discussion in 'Software' started by RMadness66, Jul 29, 2009.

  1. RMadness66

    RMadness66 Private E-2


    I've got an HP Pavilion ze4900 laptop. I just reinstalled windows and my wireless card is no longer being detected. I tried downloading the driver for the correct version from belkin.com. When I try to run the utility , it automatically closes. I'm getting no light, nothing. Let me know what you guys think. Thanks. Madness
  2. DavidGP

    DavidGP MajorGeeks Forum Administrator - Grand Pooh-Bah Staff Member

  3. RMadness66

    RMadness66 Private E-2

    Thanks for the reply. I reinstalled Windows XP on the machine. The model is ze4901us. I'm assuming the chipset drivers aren't installed, as I haven't installed them and I was looking for drivers under the wrong model. It's not built in, it's added. I'll try the chipset driver installation utility from the HP site. Thanks
  4. RMadness66

    RMadness66 Private E-2

    Tried installing the chipset drivers. I reinstalled the Belkin software. At first it seemed to recognize it and open, but then it closed right away as it has been doin.
  5. DavidGP

    DavidGP MajorGeeks Forum Administrator - Grand Pooh-Bah Staff Member


    Just asking again as what was the reason to install a belkin wireless card as from what I read that model laptop comes with Wifi built in, in either Intel or Broadcom, so should not need an add-on card (then again knowing HP and others some models may not)

    Could you post the devices in Device Manager that have a yellow ! mark next to them?

    Also what is the Belkin wifi cards model number and have you checked to see if a newer driver exists for it?

    Also please attach an everest report and instructions below on how to do this:

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