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My notebook (Sony Vaio with product name VPCF236FM) does not find any driver for network adapter. I tried to search with it's hardware id (pci ven_8086&dev_0885&cc_0280) but still nothing helpful. I can connect to the internet using LAN Cable but I can't use WiFi for searching any available wireless connections, my OS is win7 x64

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Have you checked the Sony site? What OS are you using? – Dave M Feb 3 '13 at 20:44
When it comes to laptops, your best bet is always the manufacturer's website. In your case, here is the relevant page:… – Windos Feb 3 '13 at 20:47
I checked , Download drivers that they said , but didn't helped , also I'm using win7 64bit :) – Hayk Nahapetyan Feb 3 '13 at 20:48
@Windos from your link U have downloaded this in Network "Realtek® PCIe GBE Family Controller" , install it , and nothing helped , also I download some other drivers , can they make some problems? – Hayk Nahapetyan Feb 3 '13 at 20:50
Did you download the one under Wireless LAN? (Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 6150 Driver) If you're downloading the one under Network, which it sounds like you are, you'll only get wired LAN. – Windos Feb 3 '13 at 20:52
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Sony eSupport - VPCF236FM - Support

  • CRITICAL VAIO® Easy Connect Software Update Release Date 1/20/2012 Version

    This utility updates the VAIO Easy Connect software to resolve a buffer overflow security issue.

  • Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 6150 Driver Release Date 8/29/2011 Version

    This utility installs the originally shipped version of the Intel Centrino Wireless-N 6150 driver.

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The OP said they already tried downloading the drivers. – slhck Feb 3 '13 at 20:55
Specifies not only the driver but also the utility manages the connection WiFi with critical update. And PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_0885&CC_0280 it Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 6150. – STTR Feb 3 '13 at 21:02
thanks for help , I have download the drivers , I'll try now with easy connect software update , I'll make you know if something :) – Hayk Nahapetyan Feb 3 '13 at 21:02
If need search unknown device in command string, write in cmd DEVCON FindAll =Unknown | FIND "\" and good luck! – STTR Feb 3 '13 at 21:05
Tell the truth downloading Wireless-N 6150 Driver Release , helped , and now it works , I remember that I have downloaded it , but from another web page, So thank you very much :) – Hayk Nahapetyan Feb 3 '13 at 21:23

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