Changed wifi airport adapter - hardware not installed

Hi,

My macbook was working fine until i dropped water at him.

I dried all computer and turned on. Everything were working well, except the wifi that are showing the message: "No hardware Installed."

I tought weird, because bluetooth was still working, but wifi doesn't.

Even that, i bought an airport adapter and installed. But the message still there: "No hardware installed".

What could be the problem? What can i do to solve that?

Best regards!

Answer this question I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 1
Add a comment

1 Answer

Most Helpful Answer

If you got a new Airport card and still are having issues, the connector on the motherboard may have been damaged. I would check the 'About the Mac' window and look at the system report to see if the system detects an airport card. If not, you could try an OS X restore. Otherwise, this issue is hard to fix...

Was this answer helpful?

Score 1

Comments:

Hello Jake,

I've tried many ways to fix, but the solution was clean the contact of airport and re-install it. That works fine. Thank you for your answer.

by

Glad to hear it it working again. I would've never thought to clean the contacts.

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Rafael Poli will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 1

All Time: 197