Having problems with your Dell Latitude C640 Notebook ?

The ethernet controller on my Dell Latitude C540/C640 Notebook has not worked in a while. I am able to get wireless internet access, but no luck when I try to connect to my router via a direct line. I think my network adapter/controller might be disabled, as apposed to broken. How can i confirm this?


Answers :

If you are using Windows XP, go to Control Panel > Network Connections. Right click on Local Area Connection and then click Enable. (This is only applicable if the ethernet port is disabled).

Also, you may go to Device Manager (Right Click My Computer > Manage > Device Manager) and then check if the ethernet is disabled or has a question or exclamation mark.

If both dont work, your ethernet controller is broken.
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