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My acer aspire wont connect to my home network

It says that the wireless isnt turned on n that i need to switch it, there whould either be a switch on the side of the computer or a key combination, but i cant find ne indication of how to do this?
its an ACER ASPIRE 6920

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Along the right side of the keyboard, there is an icon that looks like a satellite. This is the on/off switch for the wireless


here is the user's guide:
http://www.acerpanam.com/synapse/data/7117/documents/AS6920%20user's%20manual%2020080219.pdf

Let me know if I could be of further assistance. If this solves your issue, please rate it.
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