My notebook would not complete installation of Windows 10 due to athwbx.sys problem. This is a driver file found in Windows 8 for the Atheros Wireless Network. Windows 7 Windows 7 x64 Windows 8.1 Windows 8.1 x64. Brother Dcp 130c Driver Windows 10. Detailed Description: Qualcomm Atheros AR1xxx/AR2xxx/AR5xxx/AR9xxx series wireless network adapter version 10.0.0.315 WHQL driver from OEM updated on 1st June 2015.
Hello Tharindu, Thank you for visiting Microsoft Community and providing us with the detailed description about the issue. As per the description, I understand that you are experiencing issue with Qualcomm Atheros AR956x Wireless Network Adapter not working after Windows 10 update on the system.
I certainly understand your concern and will try my best to help you. I would suggest you to try the following methods and check if that helps. Method 1: To diagnose whether this issue occurs in “Safe Mode”, let’s reboot the computer in safe mode and check if the issue appears there as well. Safe mode is a diagnostic mode for Windows that starts your computer in a limited state. Only the basic files and drivers necessary to run Windows are started. This helps us in identifying whether the issue is due to some third party programs conflict.
The word Safe mode appear in the concern of your monitor to identify which windows mode you are using. Follow the steps given below and check if that helps. • Type settings in search and click on Settings. • Click Update and recovery, and then tap or click Recovery. • Under Advanced startup, tap or click Restart now.