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Hi, my computer hasn't been working properly since October. It makes it hard for me to get my school work given that the only way I can get internet is if I Bluetooth connect my phone to my laptop and use my hotspot. This happened randomly in the middle of October. I have watched countless Youtube videos, seeked help chat rooms, went to geek squad, and asked my friends in IT. All of them have pointed me back to HP. I know this is a common  issue and I'm hoping someone will have some answers 🙂 

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@Jader04

 

Welcome to the HP Support Community.

 

To help you further with this, let us know which Computer do you have.

 

Thanks 🙂


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I have the white Hp stream 11

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Step 1 Network Troubleshooter - 

1) In the search box, type and open "Troubleshooter". 

2) Click on "Network and Internet". 

3) Click on "Internet Connections".  

 

Step 2 Run Network commands - 

1) In the search box on the taskbar, type Command prompt, press and hold (or right-click) Command prompt, and then select Run as administrator > Yes. 

2) At the command prompt, run the following commands in the listed order, and then check to see if that fixes your connection problem: 

Type netsh winsock reset and press Enter. 

Type netsh int ip reset and press Enter. 

Type ipconfig /release and press Enter. 

Type ipconfig /renew and press Enter. 

Type ipconfig /flushdns and press Enter. 

 

Step 3 Re-install the Network Adapter - 

1) In the search box on the taskbar, type Device Manager, and then select Device Manager from the list of results. 

2) In Device Manager, select Network adapters > the network adapter name. 

3) Right-click on the network adapter, and then select Uninstall device > Delete the driver software for this device check box > Uninstall. 

4) Restart the computer.  

 

Let me know if this helps.

 

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Thanks!

 

Have a great day!


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