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pietroSV
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Windows 8 + Wifi connection problem

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Hello.

I have problem with Toshiba Satellite L855-14D notebook with preinstalled Windows 8 x64.

I have home wifi network, router is set with WPA2-PSK protection, SSID is broadcasting.

This notebook is 2weeks old, there were no problems with wifi, it always connected without problems. Yesterday, it suddenly forgot my network, when I redefined connection properties, nothing helped. Network is found, then it dissapears. When I try to connect to it, it says: error connecting.

I tried also setting no protection to my router, nothing helped.

I installed latest driver for win 8 x64 for wifi adapter Atheros AR9485WB-EG, same result.
My network works, 2 Android phones can connect, 1 notebook with Windows 7, too. Only this notebook with Windows 8 has problems

Thanks for any help

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Peter
Posts: 16,648

Re: Windows 8 + Wifi connection problem

That doesn't appear to be a US model, and this is the forums for Toshiba USA. You may want to contact Toshiba in your region. If it's a European model, you could check the Toshiba Europe forums.

- Peter
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pietroSV
Posts: 2

Re: Windows 8 + Wifi connection problem

that's very important, if it is US model or not. LOL

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Jerry_Lippey
Posts: 39,135

Re: Windows 8 + Wifi connection problem

 

Satellite L855-14D (PSKFWE-00N00LSK) <- Slovakia

 

 

We have only the stuff for US computers at this site. The drivers for your model are here.

 

Windows 8 has pretty good troubleshooters. See Use an automated troubleshooter here.

 

   Why can’t I connect to a network?

-Jerry