Windows 10 often creates problem with network adapters connection issues with your laptop or computer like, cant connect this network when you are trying to connect to wifi and we can easily reset network adapter in windows 10 using cmd (command prompt) by running commands in cmd shell. Lets see how to reset network adaptor in windows 10 using cmd.
Reset network adapter windows 10 cmd:
Step 1: In windows search bar type cmd, Right click and Run as Administrator.
Note: You can also open PowerShell and run as administrator also.
Step 2: Once command prompt is open, check with the list of adaptors.
Step 3: In command prompt Type: netsh interface show interface and press enter.
Note: This will list all the lists of network adaptor on your laptot. Find your wifi network adaptor name here.
Step 4: Now type: netsh interface set interface name= “networkadaptorname” admin=disabled
Note: Once you run the above command in cmd, it will disable your network adaptor
Step 5: Now run this command in cmd to enable: type: netsh interface set interface name= “networkadaptorname” admin=enabled.
Note: Once you run above command it will automatically identify the network and connect to your available wifi network without fail.
Creating batch file to reset network adapter in windows 10 using cmd:
Step 6: Now create a batch file to automate this process.
Step 7: Create a new txt file on your desktop and copy and paste this command in txt file
- netsh interface set interface name= “networkadaptorname” admin=disabled
- netsh interface set interface name= “networkadaptorname” admin=enabled
Step 8: Now save txt file as reset-network-adaptor-wifi with extension .bat on your desktop.
Step 9: Now right click on created .bat file and click run as administrator, now it will reset network adaptor in windows 10 ( enable and disable) automatically for you.
Why to create dat file to reset network Adaptor in windows 10?
Creating dat file to reset network adaptor will work as magic settings/cmds in windows 10 is very useful in many ways, it consumes time and it is also very difficult to remember all cmd commands and perform steps to reset network adapter in windows 10. If you create dat file with simple clicks your network adaptor issues in windows 10 will be resovled.
What is the command prompt to reset network settings?
To reset network settings in windows 10 using cmd ;
Type ipconfig /flushdns
Type ipconfig /registerdns” and press Enter.
Type “ipconfig /release” and press Enter.
Type “ipconfig /renew” and press Enter.
Type “netsh winsock reset” and press Enter.
After performing all commands restart your computer.
Open CMD as administrator and type: netsh interface set interface name= “networkadaptorname” admin=enabled.
Open CMD and run as administrator and Type: netsh interface set interface name= “networkadaptorname” admin=disabled
If wireless network drivers are not updated on your computer then you may see wireless adapter not working or disconnecting when connected all most all times.