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Computer bios how to I check the computer bios to see if wireless has been disabled

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    Femi Williams May 11, 2010

    I have the same problem too, I see the Wireless network off on the BIOS, but I don't know how to disable it, Anyone that has a solution to this should please reach/contact me on wilfem2002@yahoo.com Thanks.

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Most systems today you can enter the BIOS with pressing F2 at boot. Some use F1, F10 or Del to enter setup (It should be on the screen at boot which key to enter setup) Once in BIOS navigate to the wireless device and see if it is Enabled

You can also look at the Function Keys, as most portables have a Fn + functin key combination to enable wireless (look for a radio tower Icon on a Fn Key, With Dell it is Fn+F2 not sure on HPs)

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