Do I need to replace the 'Wireless Lan'?

  harbuthnot 19:38 01 Dec 2017
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My Lenovo Desktop hardware scan, reports a failure of the Realtek Wireless Lan. I have no idea if this important or not, or even its function. Is this a device for connecting an assembly of PCs in a group, which I do not have. An answer would be appreciated, thank you.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:34 01 Dec 2017

Its to allow your PC to wirelessly connect to your router and other PCs on a network.

It sounds like you have just the one machine connected by a Ethernet cable to the router therefore don't worry bout it.

  Govan1x 21:58 01 Dec 2017
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Not really sure do you have a wireless connection on your computer that you don't use.Maybe it is trying to switch on or off.

  harbuthnot 03:22 02 Dec 2017

Thanks for your answers. Yes the one machine is connected via an Ethernet cable. A separate laptop connects wirelessly. Thanks for confirming.

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