Acer Aspire V5-573

Hello all,

I had a new hard disk installed and now I can't connect to the Internet either wirelessly or via ethernet.

There is an exclamation mark symbol by the Network Controller in the Device Manager and seemingly no drivers installed. I am using Windows 7, 64-bit. Can anyone help me to find the right drivers to download please?

Thank you!


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Go here:

Select the exact Aspire V5-573 model you have, then go to the Drivers section. The one you need is labelled Chipset Drivers.
Hi Neeyik, Thank you so much for trying to help. I have visited the site and input the serial number ( NXMC2EK0103520A9447600 ) but the operating system options are only Windows 10, Windows 8.1 and Windows 8. I only have Windows 7. Will any of the other ones work for me? Thank you.


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Hmm, I could have sworn I saw Windows 7 as an option when I checked it. What CPU does your laptop have?

Edit: You could try this website:

Try the two drivers in the Networking section, although something about the Realtek one doesn't look right.

Edit 2: This site might be better:

I strongly suggest you scan the file with an anti-virus/malware program before using them, though.
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