Satellite L300 PSLB8A - cannot locate the WLan adapter after downgrading from Vista to XP

Model - L300 Satellite PSLB8A-01F004
Australian model
Place of residence current UK

Happy new year to you all. I have a problem with the adapter wireless following a downgrade from Vista to XP Pro home. Device Manager indicates that a network adapter, which is the LAN and it does not work properly.

I have two points with one exception - Ethernet controller and Modem on Bus High Definition Audio device.

I find all the major engines of the Toshiba Australia but he lists three (I think) site possible WLAN - Atheros, RealTek, and one of the other manufacturers.

I tried all three without success but am willing to acknowledge that I can have a mistake, perhaps by installing all three drivers at the same time for example.

The indicator on the front of the box portable wireless lights on or off with the hard switch setting.

I am also unable to locate the display of all available wireless netrworks, this can be a symptom of the driver is not installed.

I tried to locate the wireless card, but it doesn't seem to be accessible through the background panels, including the Panel of RAM module.

Any ideas please?

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> I have two Articles with one exception - Ethernet controller and Modem on Bus High Definition Audio device.

The Ethernet controller is the WLAN adapter.
I guess that the WLan driver is missing and so the wireless network card does not appear under network adapters

Please check this Toshiba How TO:
http://forums.computers.Toshiba-Europe.com/forums/Ann.jspa?annID=78

This will help you find the right WLan driver for this chip.
and here you can find the drivers:
http://APS2.toshiba-tro.de/WLAN/

good luck and good news 2011 ;)

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