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The problem OP described is the same one I was experiencing on a MUCH newer Lenovo Thinkpad model (Late 2012/Early 2013), so I'll leave this here in case others can benefit from it. There's a wireless network interface you can access through the Lenovo Thinkvantage Tools. I tinkered with the green "On" switch - flipped it to off - and couldnt' get it to go ...
http://www.exdir.blogspot.nl/2013/04/asus-eee-pc-flare-1025c-driver-win7-win8.html gives links to drivers. DL the video driver and unzip. Do not run setup.exe, instead install the driver manually from the device list, right click and browse to the driver directory you just downloaded.
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