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Receiving "A device attached to the system is not functioning" on my HP Probook.

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I have HP Probook and when I try to open WiFi Hotspot my there is a notice which says: "A device attached to the system is not functioning". What's the problem?

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That message is directly related to the networking device. The first thing to do is to go to Device Manager (Start > Run > devmgmt.msc). Locate the problematic device and uninstall it then access HP Support page and download the necessary driver for your network card. Re-install the driver and then start WiFi Hotspot again and it should work. If I am right, re-installing the driver will fix this issue allowing you to create the required hotspot.

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