Here is my part list in case it helps:
Type Item Price
CPU Intel - Core i5-8600K 3.6GHz 6-Core Processor $237.89 @ OutletPC
CPU Cooler Cooler Master - Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler $19.99 @ Newegg
Motherboard Gigabyte - Z370P D3 ATX LGA1151 Motherboard $99.89 @ OutletPC
Memory Corsair - Vengeance RGB 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2666 Memory $189.89 @ OutletPC
Storage Seagate - Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive $59.79 @ OutletPC
Video Card XFX - Radeon RX 480 8GB GTR Video Card -
Case Corsair - Crystal 570X RGB ATX Mid Tower Case $179.98 @ Amazon
Power Supply EVGA - 500W 80+ Certified ATX Power Supply $39.89 @ OutletPC
Operating System Microsoft - Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit -
Prices include shipping, taxes, rebates, and discounts
Total (before mail-in rebates) $847.32
Mail-in rebates -$20.00
Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-04-01 14:09 EDT-0400
I just installed a new motherboard, CPU and RAM. The network adapter is having some sort of issue, it says "Not connected - No connections are available". I am 100% certain that I have an ethernet cable plugged into my PC and router and this was working fine this morning with my old PC internals. Since I can't access the internet, this makes it difficult for me to fix my issue.
I've tried going to Device Manager and updating the driver software by right clicking on Ethernet Controller. I have had no luck though. I also found someone that mentioned to try uninstalling the Ethernet Controller and that upon restart the issue might fix itself. This did not work for me unfortunately. The motherboard did come with a disc, but this doesn't do me much good since my PC doesn't have a disc drive.
I also have already tried downloading the motherboard's chipset drivers from my laptop to a flash drive. I then tried the flash drive on the PC and unfortunately none of the USB ports seemed to work for the flash driver or my external hard drive. They do work, however, for the mouse and keyboard I have setup.
I do have a functioning laptop (that I'm using to type this) if that could potentially help in fixing this issue.