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I have a Sony Laptop (VGN-NW 150J). In Device Manager under UNKNOWN DEVICES it has "network conntroller". I looked up the numbers for the unknown device identifier 7.0 program and I have never used this version of unknown device identifier before. The numbers are ven-8086n and Dev-4232. I don''t know what to do from there. Could someone please tell me how to find what driver to download to get the wireless network card to work?
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Download and install the Network Controller Driver from this page should do the trick:

http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/swu-download.pl?mdl=VGNNW150J&upd_id=4689&os_id=34

Or if its for the wireless on this laptop download the driver and install from this page:

http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/swu-download.pl?mdl=VGNNW150J&upd_id=4244&os_id=34
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Just a note those drivers were for 64Bit version of Vista, if you copy is 32bit then scroll to the bottom of this page and download and install the wireless driver:

http://esupport.sony.com/US/perl/swu-list.pl?mdl=VGNNW150J&SelectOS=44
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Nice and easy to do. Perfect.
Thanks alot.
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