Cannot connect to this network Windows 10 error

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asked Sep 17, 2018 in Network & Sharing by George

I recently brought HP Notebook Windows 10 laptop and cannot connect to the internet on it. And whenever try connecting to the internet it shows “Can’t connect to this network”, where as the other devices are connected properly. Is there anyone facing the same issue? Please help me how to fix the error?

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answered Sep 17, 2018 by lorein0688 (730 points)

Windows 10 can’t connect to this network error message is faced by the user while trying to establish internet connection. Well, this is very irritating and to fix it follow the certain working tweaks to fix the network issue.

Solution 1 – Uninstall your network adapter

If you are unable to connect to wireless network on Windows 10, then the problem is wireless adapter and you need to uninstall the driver and allow Windows 10 to install again.

Follow the steps:

  1. Hit Windows + X key > select Device Manager
  2. When Device Manager starts > locate network adapter and right click it.
  3. Select Uninstall. If asked, check “Delete the driver software for this device” > click OK.
  4. As the driver has been uninstalled > restart computer > Windows 10 will automatically install new driver.

Solution 2 - Reset your router

Make use of the reset button on your router or unplug and reconnect your router to reset it.

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