Network settings ok - driver version problem.

  1.    02 Apr 2017 #1

    Network settings ok - driver version problem.


    In my case an automatic Win-10-Driverupdate in February led to this problem: "Unidentified network" when tried to connect to the network. My network adapter, an usb to ethernet model, works fine. It use a “Realtek USB FE Family Controller RTL8152".
    After the last update it stuck with this error.

    Now I search for a newer driver and found it. Windows doesn’t update this driver version until today.

    I try many types of updates, e.g. automatic search, download manually, start setup within the network-properties, manual setup and many reboots, nothing works.

    After I removed/deinstall the driver completely, reboot, run setup manually, connect the adapter, it reconnected to the network again. So I need some hours to solve the problem.
    Last edited by dawisch; 03 Apr 2017 at 06:18. Reason: msg moved
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  2. bro67's Avatar
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    Mac OS High Sierra 10.13.5
       02 Apr 2017 #2

    Do not worry about it. Real Tek does not make new drivers same as all other hardware manufacturers. Only time that thry do is if there is a major problem that can risk system security.
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