1.    21 Apr 2017 #1
    Join Date : Apr 2017
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    OS Freezes when connecting to 5G internet - no BSOD, force restart


    Since the Microsoft Anniversary update, I have been unable to connect to my wireless router's 5G internet connection (the 2.4 works just fine). As soon I input the password and hit connect it locks everything up - no BSOD, and I have to force restart.
    Have run sfc/ scannow and there were no corrupt files. Updated driver for Realtek 8821AE Wireless LAN 802.11ac PCI-NIC and no changes.
    Have tried to attempt in safe mode with networking but I'm unable to see any wireless networks in safe mode.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    22 Apr 2017 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,221
    Mac OS Sierra

    You need to do a Clean Install not a upgrade. Delete the device and driver in device manager for the network device, reboot and let windows reinstall. Also check router settings to make sure that SSID is not hidden and that you are not using MAC rules to block or allow devices.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Connecting to Front USB Ports Freezes the computer
Hello. First of all, my specs: *Motherboard: ASUS M5A97 r2.0 *Chassis: Fractal Design R5 (Black, no window) *The front USB ports are two USB 2.0 and two USB 3.0 (There's also Audio In/Out, but I don't use those) My issue: Sometimes...
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
Can somebody with nvidia gpu force manually restart pc and then check
Can somebody do a test for me? Last time in my house was power outage , and after next boot i had this error in event viewer: Faulting application name: NvStreamUserAgent.exe, version: 7.1.2071.1338, time stamp: 0x5726e1d3 Faulting module name:...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Computer freezes with PCI network card when connecting
Hello. My computer freezes when my PCI network Card (TRENDnet tew-623pi v1.0r) tried to connect to a network. I just got it in the mail off of ebay for $10 a few days ago and just installed the drivers a few hours ago. If anyone has any details...
Network and Sharing
Problem: Have to restart programs when connecting bluetooth Headphone.
I didn't know where to put this, or what kind of problem this is. I have a pair of Bluetooth headphones and an ASUS bluetooth USB adapter. When I turn on the Bluetooth headset, I have to manually go into the Sound settings and change the "Default"...
Software and Apps
Freezes on restart
Device is up to date, however from either the Start menu or Command prompt Windows freezes at manufacturer splash screen on restart, requiring hard shutdown, This returns even after clean install of Windows 10 suggestions or recommendations...
Performance & Maintenance
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 13:09.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums