specs Windows XP Professional Service Pack 3 (build 2600) 2.20 gigahertz AMD Athlon 64 WDC WD1600JS-22NCB1 [Hard drive] (160.04 GB) PIONEER DVD-RW DVR-115D [CD-ROM drive] 3.5" format removeable media [Floppy drive] Board: Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd. M61PM-S2 1394 Net Adapter NVIDIA nForce Networking Controller WinFast PX7600 GS So while looking at buying a wireless/wired router i noticed in network connections nothing was listed. Strange because in the past i've noticed icons there before. I am online right now so this is kind of bugging me as i think it will ccause problems later on. Here's what i have tried to get it back. My Network adapters do appear in Device Manager (1394 Net Adapter, NIVIDIA nForce Networking Controller - Rebooted into Safe mood, uninstalled nforce networking controller, rebooted - Opened Services, changed Network Connections from manual to automatic - http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;269019 - Start, Run. cmd.exe regsvr32 netshell.dll regsvr32 netcfgx.dll regsvr32 netman.dll all succeed -a. In Control Panel, double-click Add or Remove Programs. b. Click Add/Remove Windows Components. c. Click Networking Services, and then click Details. Verify that Simple TCP/IP Services Help?