Windows 10: Ethernet adapter keep comming and going in settings


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       16 Jun 2018 #1

    Ethernet adapter keep comming and going in settings


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ID:	192498Hello all. i am trying to fix a friends network issue, his laptop is always connected to the wi fi and cannot connect to the ethernet adapter when he used to be able to, i have tried to update the drivers and when i do the adapter then vanished from the settings when i was there originally.
    i have tried changing the ports on the router with no success, there is not realteck adapter in the


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ID:	192497 removed and reinstalled the network adapter, turned of the wi if he is running win 10 home i am starting to believe that adapter is partially damaged Click image for larger version. 

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    all suggestions welcomed , Thanks in advance
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  2.    16 Jun 2018 #2

    The yellow triangle on the network adapter means it has a problem. Double-click on it to see what the problem is.

    Ben
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       16 Jun 2018 #3

    Thank you for your response it says the device failed to start error code 10 which i have looked up and i have tried all that the code says could be the issue and none of them has worked, i may have to go back to an earlier driver Click image for larger version. 

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       16 Jun 2018 #4

    hello i have managed to fix my friend network issues apparently his VPN was turned on, not by him, he was also on a public network.i now have him on a private network and an Ethernet connection and wifi now auto connects when the cable is removed Click image for larger version. 

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