What is Used For “Microsoft Wi-Fi Direct Virtual Adapter”?

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I have read your blog and found that you’re unable to delete the virtual adapter on the computer. “Microsoft Wi-Fi Direct Virtual Adapter”.

Don’t fret, I promise that I’ll do my best to resolve this issue.

Virtual adapters are installed on your PC using virtual machine software’s such as VM software as well as Virtual Box.

To get rid of them completely, you must uninstall the virtual machine program from the PC.

To resolve the issue of wireless disconnect I would suggest following the steps below and see whether this helps.

Turn off power off Off option of the adapter:

1. Open Device Manager. (Win Key+R > type devmgmt.msc > OK)

2. Extend to include Network adapters.

3. Right-click on the Ethernet/Wireless adapter and select Properties.

4. Click on the Power Management tab.

5. Take out the checkmark beside The computer’s ability to turn off the device to conserve power.

6. Click OK.

7. Test.

Set the settings for TCP/IP of your computer:

1. Open your menu or start screen and press CMD.

2. Right-click on the command prompt icon , and choose Run in Administrator mode.

3. In the new window, open, type “netsh int Ip reset resetlog.txt” without quotes and then press enter.

4. Restart your PC and try to test.


It might also help reset the catalogue of winsocks:

1. Open your menu or start screen and then type CMD.

2. Right-click on the command prompt icon , and select Run with administrator.

3. The window that appears will in the window that opens, type “netsh winock reset” without quotes, then hit enter.

4. Restart your computer and run the try to test.


Install the network adapter driver:

1. Download the drivers this page but don’t start them until you are ready.

2. Navigate to your Start screen or menu and select the word “Device Manager.

3. Expand Network adapters.

4. Right-click onto the adapter’s wireless button, then select Uninstall.

5. Start the downloaded drivers from the step 1.

6. Restart your PC and try to test.

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