Laptop's wifi turns off makes laptop freeze

WoahThere_22

Estimable
Feb 1, 2016
1
0
4,510
0
I use a Dell Inspirion 3531, It's been 3 weeks since this has problem started. I had done a factory restart, and reinstallation of Windows OS yet the problem still occurs. I have also updated my drivers specially the one for the WIFI adapter which is Dell. Heat isn't much of an issue. Could this possibly be a malware that I can't seem to remove? Thanks !
 
Hi,

I would say it's not a malware issue since you've already done a complete factory reset and the same problem persist. I would suggest to take off the wifi card off your laptop then see if the same problem will persist or not. The freezing of your laptop can also be related to the HDD of your laptop instead of the wifi card. If the same problem will persist after you've remove the wifi card continue with the test with your HDD. Try your laptop with a different laptop or PC and see if the same problem will persist or not. Or if your have another HDD test it with your laptop then observe it.
 
Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
A Laptop Tech Support 1
A Laptop Tech Support 0
TadeleD Laptop Tech Support 1
A Laptop Tech Support 2
L Laptop Tech Support 1
L Laptop Tech Support 1
U Laptop Tech Support 2
A Laptop Tech Support 1
J Laptop Tech Support 1
Z Laptop Tech Support 3
C Laptop Tech Support 8
N Laptop Tech Support 2
U Laptop Tech Support 2
W Laptop Tech Support 1
2 Laptop Tech Support 2
L Laptop Tech Support 1
Y Laptop Tech Support 3
J Laptop Tech Support 1
M Laptop Tech Support 2
C Laptop Tech Support 1
Similar threads
Question Brand new laptop dosent turn on
Question I accidentally turned off my laptop while using it and now it won't turn on
Question my lenovo idea pad laptop wont turn on and wont charge. how to solve
Question Asus laptop won't turn on after ssd install
Question Acer Aspire laptop won't turn on but it is charging?
Looking for a way to charge my laptop and make it turn on
Solved! Looking for how to make my gateway laptop turn on
my laptop is not turning on but the button is already on and also it doesnt make any noises.
My dell laptop turns on but the screen is black with white letters . What do I do to make it turn on ?
Laptop won't turn on with power adapter only and makes popping sound
Asus G751JY laptop doesn't turn on anymore, makes high-pitched sound when charger is plugged in.
Laptop make a loud beeping sound whenever i turn it off and mouse+Keyboard problem
How do I make my laptop stop saying “shutting down” when I turn it on?
My VAIO laptop shut down automatically and make noisy sounds.Won't receive charge and not turning on.
Laptop not turning on and making a burning smell when you try
sony vaio laptop won't turn on but the fans are making sounds
Laptop battery plugged in not charging + removing the charger makes the lap top turn off
Dota 2 making laptop freeze and audio loop, requires me to full turn of the laptop
Laptop charger makes weird noise and turns off laptop after plugging in (help)
Laptop makes noise when it is turned on and when it's switched off?

ASK THE COMMUNITY