Article ID : 00021826 / Last Modified : 08/16/2015

Unable to start Intel My WiFi Technology.

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If you get the error Unable to start Intel® My WiFi Technology, uninstall then reinstall this feature.

Follow these steps to uninstall the Intel® PROSet wireless Technology feature for Windows 8:

  1. Press the Windows Logo + X key combination on the keyboard. Image
  2. Click Control Panel from the list.
  3. In the Control Panel window, click Programs, then Programs and Features
  4. Double-click the Intel PROSet Wireless Software.
  5. Click Next, then click Change.
  6. Click on the drop-down menu left to Intel® My WiFi Technology.
  7. Select the last option, X Entire feature will be unavailable. Image
  8. Click Next, then wait for the Install Shield Wizard to finish.
  9. Restart the computer.

Follow these steps to reinstall the Intel PROSet wireless Technology feature:

  1. Press the Windows Logo + X key combination on the keyboard. Image
  2. Click Control Panel from the list.
  3. In the Control Panel window, click Programs, then Programs and Features
  4. Double-click the Intel PROSet Wireless Software.
  5. Select the last option, chose Entire feature will be installed on the local hard drive. then click Next.Image
  6. Click Next, then wait for the Install Shield Wizard to finish.