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Registered: ‎04-26-2019
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Ideapad P580 wifi will not work after a fresh install of win 7

Hi, I have reintalled win 7 on an Ideapad P580 and the wifi adapter will not work. It is turned on in bios, it is turned on in windows and istalled the latest driver but  I cannot get it to work. I cant even see the icon in the tray. Please help. This is the 2nd Lenovo to do this to me and I couldn't get the last one to work either.

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Re: Ideapad P580 wifi will not work after a fresh install of win 7

Hello and Welcome to Lenovo Forums!

Try installing this driver version:

If it does not work then the issue is likely with the power manager, similar to this discussion:


Try to:

1. Install the Lenovo Energy Management (reboot if necessary)


2. Press F5 or Fn+F5 and ensure that the Wireless current status is ON then try to connect to any Wi-Fi acess point. 





Let us know if this works for you.

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