Fix Wi fi Not Working On Windows. In this blog post you will see ways to fix Wi FI issues with Windows 11. Wi Fi not working or Wi Fi not connecting or can’t see any Wi fi network. You will see several methods to fix any wireless network problems with the latest version of Windows.
It is important to check if you have a Wi Fi driver installed for your Windows 11 computer. If you are really unlucky then this may not work in this case, you can use an external Wi Fi card on your Laptop / PC.
Note: It is advised to create a system restore point before following any Windows tutorials online.
You can fix the following issues with your Wi fi on Windows 11
- Wi Fi networks not showing.
- Wi Fi not working at all.
- Can’t connect to this network.
- Wi Fi icon missing.
- Connected to Wi fi but the internet is not working.
- Wi fi keeps disconnecting.
- Stuck at connecting or checking network requirements.
And many other Wi fi problems.
Steps to fix this error :-
- Disable Airplane Mode.
- Run Windows Troubleshooter.
- Disable/Enable Network Adapter.
- Network Reset.
- Update/Uninstall/Rollback Driver.
Disable Airplane Mode.
The first thing you need to do is check if any how the airplane mode is enabled so just check it and disable it from either your keyboard or form the setting also. So follow the next method.
Run Windows Troubleshooter.
So just go to start and then go to setting then go to system setting and then go on trouble shoot option and then click on other trouble shooters. Now you have to run two trouble shooters the first one is Internet Connection and the second one is Network Adapter so run these both trouble shooters one by one. These Window trouble shooters will find all the issues if there is any, so it will give you on screen option to fix that issue so you just have to follow all the instructions. And after the troubles shoot is completed then just go and check for the error is fixed or not and if not then follow the next method.
Disable/Enable Network Adapter.
Go to search and type Control Panel and then click on view by option and then select large icons and then click on Network And Sharing Center and then click on Change Adapter Setting and then find your Wi fi network adapter and then just right click on it and then click on disable and then again right click on it and hit on enable and now you can check for the error is solved or not and if not then follow the next method.
So before you reset your network make sure to remember or retrieve your Wi fi password. Go to menu and then to setting and now go to Network and Internet option and then go to Advance Network Setting and then go on Network Reset and then click on Reset Now and then click on yes option and after your are done you need to restart your pc and then check for the error is solved or not and if not then follow the next method.
Go to search and type Device Manager and then hit enter and find Network Adapter Option and expand it and find your Network Adapter it can be of Intel, Atheros, Broadcom or Realtek network adapter so find your and then select it and ignore the Wan Mini port and Virtual Machine Network Adapter so just right click on your adapter and then go to properties and then go to driver option and then and then click on update driver. And after that click on Browse my computer for drivers option and in the next step click on let me pick from a list of available drivers on my computer option and then select a driver till the dates when your Wi fi was working and if you did not get it you can select a older version of the driver also and after that install it and if it did not work then come back to this page again and install another driver. And then restart your pc and for the issue is resolved or not.
Now again come back to device driver and right click on Network Adapter and then click on Uninstall Device and then click on Uninstall and after that just restart your pc. And it will auto install the driver again and now check for the internet is working or not and if not then come back again to the device manager and again right click on Network Adapter.
And then go to properties and then click on driver tab and if the roll back driver option is enabled you just have to click on it and if the older version of the driver is available then roll back the driver and it will ask you that why you are rolling back so select a reason and then proceed further, There are two step to roll back the driver and then you need to restart your pc after rolling back the driver.
And then again right click on the Network Adapter and then go to properties again and then go to power management tab and make sure that Allow this computer to turn off this device to save power this option is unchecked and then click on OK. And if that also doesn’t then again right click on the Network Adapter and then click on Uninstall Device but this you have to tick on on the Attempt to remove the driver from this device option and then click on uninstall and then restart your pc.
And then check if the Wi fi is working or not and if any how not then you need to click on the link given of another post to get more steps to resolve this issue. So you can follow those also.
So this is how you can Fix Wi fi Not Working On Windows 11.