hi ive had to re install windows xp on my dell inspiron 1501 laptop because of a virus. when i reinstalled the windows xp os disc it wiped the hard drive clean and of course wiped all the drivers off ive used the dell drivers and utilities disc ive installed everything i can find for my system but i cant seem to install the driver to activate the wireless conection it is not present in device manager but there is 4 yellow question marks in device manager next to ? other dvices ?! base system device ?! network controller ?! sm bus controller ?! video controller (vga compatible) there is no wireless connection icon in the network connections box. can any one please help me locate the drivers i need and tell me how to install the so i can connect wirelessly on my laptop. many thanks for your help.
hi diodorus thanks for your help but i dont suppose you know from the info i gave you which driver i need to download ive never done this kind of thing before and really know that much about this kind of thing. thanks