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I am trying to access my home wireless internet and the troubleshooting screen says Microsoft Virtual Wifi Miniport adapter has a driver problem. What does this mean?

I have a Acer 5532 Series laptop.

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what operating system is your Acer laptop running? –  studiohack Apr 23 '10 at 22:07
    
@studiohack: I think Vista/7, I think that Windows XP didn't have virtual miniport adapters yet. –  Tom Wijsman Sep 30 '11 at 18:57

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I have an ACER4741G - I installed some software at some stage as well as Windows Updates. Suddenly my Wi-Fi did not work any more. Solution:

  • Download free AVG Antivirus, install and run
  • Download AVG PC Tuneup 2011 (free to use for one time), install and run

After this my Wi-Fi is working again.

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