HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem. (3309 Views)
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Frans Ganzinga
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Registered: ‎06-09-2009
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HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem.

Hello,

 

I have a Probook 430 G1 of which I cannot install the WiFi card.

 

Once again, I am faced with 1 single laptop model which can have 7 different brands of WiFi cards... So I tried searching the hardware ID for some weird Russian site to tell me what I'm actually looking for...

 

Might I add that \VEN_1400&DEV_7630 only has 3.. THREE.. Google results!

 

I had to physically remove the WiFi card to see what it is.

 

Looking for W8.0 drivers show no Mediatek drivers. Luckily the W8.1 section on the samen friggin' laptop does show it. Ofcourse, it isn't detected. 

 

What am I supposed to do here?

 

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Paul Tikkanen
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Re: HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem.

Hi:

 

See if this driver works...it has support for W7 and W8.

 

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/softwareDownloadIndex?softwareitem=ob-127448-1&cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en...

 

Supported cards:

 

Supported Devices and Features
Ralink RT5390 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT3592 802.11a/b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT3090 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT5390R 802.11b/g/n WiFi Adapter
Ralink RT3290 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi Adapter
Mediatek MT7630E 802.11bgn Wi-Fi Adapter

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Frans Ganzinga
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Registered: ‎06-09-2009
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Re: HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem.

Hi,

 

Tried this one, it doesn't find or do anything. Manually pointing to the INF file installs a Mediatek MT7630E adapter which cannot start..

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Paul Tikkanen
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Registered: ‎04-11-2007
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Re: HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem.

Sorry that driver didn't work.

 

Did you try the one directly from Mediatek?

 

You want the driver from the first grouping of pcie card listed at the top of the webpage.

 

http://www.mediatek.com/en/downloads/

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DAKnn
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Registered: ‎05-12-2014
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Re: HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem.

I have some problem too.
Windows 8.1 x64 with all updates
latest BIOS 01.10
Network card MT7630E Ralink Technology Corp with driver 5.0.46 (04.09.2014)
after work 1-2 min or download some data - wifi drop connect and need start windows diagnostic or on/off swith when wifi connected again next 1-2 min "work"

help me!
if connect external wifi usb adapter (TP-Link) - pc work very good without wifi problem.
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DAKnn
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Sanjeev_D
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Registered: ‎05-14-2014
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Re: HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem.

Hi,

 

Please find the Media Tek driver  for Windows 8 give below :

 

 

MediaTek(Ralink)802.11 b/g/n Wireless LAN (WLAN) Adapter:

 

http://h20566.www2.hp.com/portal/site/hpsc/template.PAGE/public/psi/swdDetails/?sp4ts.oid=5379212&sp...

 

Here is the tiny url:

 

http://tinyurl.com/myk5bcr

 

I hope the driver would work.

 

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eveies
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Registered: ‎05-18-2014
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Re: HP Probook 430 G1 WiFi driver problem.

I boughter HP G1 for my daughter and she not able to connect to school wifi which using 5ghz wifi, can anyone help please.

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