How to Connect HP Laptop to WiFi in Windows 7 & 10?

Once in a while, you have to face the issue of how to Connect HP Laptop to WiFi in Windows 7 & 10. Numerous HP laptop users are reporting this problem as well. But you don’t have to worry, it’s not a severe problem to fix. Here we are going to discuss the solution and also we discuss the problems. To solve these problems, different methods have been mentioned below.

If HP Laptop is not Connecting to WiFi Windows 10, Follow the Given Instruction to Solve:


  • This method can be used when the settings are not properly set.
  • First, right-click on the Start menu button.
  • After clicking on the start menu button, open Power options.
  • The chosen plan option will show on the screen. Therein, you should select the balanced suggested. If you can’t see the selected/preferred
  • plan on screen, then open an Additional Power setting, and you will find the same.
  • After choosing the balanced option, click the change plan setting.
  • Then select change advanced power settings.
  • On the screen, a drop box will appear which has an option of wireless adapter settings, choose power saving mode and then select maximum performance (if it is not selected by default).
  • Then apply and click okay.
  • In the end, restart your HP Laptop.

Method: 2

  • Right-click on the start menu button.
  • Click on the device manager option.
  • Open network adapter settings.
  • Then click Intel Gigabit Network Connection.
  • Right-click and further click on properties
  • Open power management.
  • On the screen, you will see “Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power,” disable the power saver and click ok.
  • Restart your HP Laptop.
  • If Step 7 does not help in connecting the Wi-Fi, then follow the below-mentioned step.

Replacement of Step 7

  • In the power management dropbox, click Driver.
  • In the opened drop box, click Update driver.
  • Then select search automatically option, the window will search the software online itself.
  • After installing the software follow Step 8.

Method: 3

  • Right-click on the start menu button.
  • Open command prompt (admin).
  • A warning will appear on the desktop, click yes.
  • Type the command in the command bar to reset “netshintip.”
  • Then press enter and click yes.
  • In the command window, you will see resetting global, resetting interface, etc.
  • Finally, restart your HP Laptop.

How to Connect When HP Laptop Won’t Connect To Wifi Windows 7?

Method: 1

  • Open the start menu and further open Control Panel. Open Device Manager.
  • Click on network adaptors.
  • Right-click on the WLAN card option and click Enable.

Method: 2

  • Restart your HP Laptop.
  • Following accordingly, push the power button first then press Esc consistently.
  • The on-screen start-up menu will show.
  • Press F10, i.e. System Recovery.
  • On the screen, the Main security system configuration will show up then choose load setup defaults.
  • Finally press enter After that tap on exit saving changes and start your Laptop.

Method: 3

  • At first, open the Control panel.
  • Click Hardware and sound.
  • Further open device manager. Choose other devices and right-click on the Ethernet controller.
  • Then click Update driver software.
  • Click on Search automatically for updated driver software then search for driver software, click next and then done.

Want to Know How to Update Your Windows?

Take a look at the given steps below will help you to connect HP laptop to WiFi in WIndows 7 & 10 easily.

  • Go to the search box and type HP support assistant (if it isn’t installed, download and install it from the HP Support Assistant site).
  • Select and click your device from the devices listed in My devices tab.
  • Click Check for updates and messages tab.
  • Check the MY PC section for a list of updates. If the given steps didn’t work, try some other method to update drivers.
  • If there are available updates, click Updates to display the Updates available screen.
  • Click Install now icon next to the update and then try connecting to the internet again.

Final thought: I hope the above-mentioned solutions will help you in  overcoming the problem of how to connect HP laptop to WiFi in Windows 7 & 10.

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