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When the Wi-Fi or Ethernet adapter stops working after applying a system update, it could indicate that the driver got corrupted, or the quality update may have introduced unwanted changes. In this situation, you can uninstall the driver manually, and then, Windows 10 will automatically reinstall the adapter again.
Please follow the steps below.
To Uninstall a Network Adapter Driver in Windows 10:
1. Click the Windows icon in the bottom left corner of the screen, and type Device Manager into the Search bar.
2. The Device Manager should appear. Locate the Network Adapter drop down, and choose the adapter you wish to uninstall.
3. Right-click the network adapter, and click Uninstall.
4. The program will confirm the uninstall. Click OK to continue.
5. After it is finished uninstalling the driver, restart your computer.
May I know if you restart your pc after uninstalling the driver?
Okay. May I know if you restart your pc after uninstalling the driver?
Okay. Please try to reset your router.
1. Locate the Reset button on the back of your router.
2. With the router powered on, use the pointed end of a paperclip or similar object to press and hold the Reset button for 15 seconds.
3. Wait for the router to fully reset and power back on.
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