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ThinkPad R61e does not connect wirelessly to internet

It won't find any wireless networks to connect to even though there are 3, including my own, in my building. What do I need to do to fix this?
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Hey,

On the laptop, make sure the wireless switch is turned to on, and that the wireless led is on.

not much else, then make sure its turned on in windows or the operating system you got installed on it and it should see the networks.

if not, then I suggest you get someone to look at it to confirm the problem.

Let me know if you need anything else.


Thanks,
Ekse

Posted on Feb 17, 2009

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