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Hardware switch on a amilo fujitsu laptop

Hi can any of you help me? My wireless connection wont connect. The error message I keep getting is "your wireless connection is turned off use your hardware switch to enable it?" I dont seem to see this switch anywhere can anyone advise... Im at my wits end with this! how can i turn on my wireless its telling me that i need to turn my swich on but i cant find it please help its driving me crazy

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  • Anonymous Apr 01, 2009

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  • hardworkingh May 07, 2009

    Only I don't find anything on the keyboard suggesting what the key combination might be. I am pretty sure it's that simple though (meaning not a virus or a driver issue).
    So can anyone help me? What key combo switches wireless off on an 2½ yr-old Amilo without keyboard clues? 

  • Stephen Scheneman
    Stephen Scheneman May 11, 2010

    Is your wireless device listed in your device manager? (It would be under network devices.)If it is there, is it enabled and does it say that it is working properly?

  • Jay Selway
    Jay Selway May 11, 2010

    Hi Jay,



    Which model of the Amilo do you have?

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All I have for the Fujitsu Amilo Series:


Fujitsu (General) - Fn+F10 or Fn+F1
Fujitsu/Siemens (General) - Use either the sliding “Wireless” button on the right-hand side of the laptop or use the Fn+F2 key combo
Some models have the ON/OFF wireless button just below the touchpad.
Amilo 7400 - Software switch
Amilo A & D Series - Button above the keyboard on top Right
Amilo K Series - No Built-in Wireless for this model
Amilo L/EL Series - Fn+F1
Amilo La Series - Fn+F2
Amilo Li Series - Easy launch button (one of 3) on top of keyboard

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I found a very discreet WiFi switch on the very front of the laptop.

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On some of the Amilo Models, the Wi-Fi button is actually a key combination on the keyboard. Have a look for a key with the wireless symbol on it - looks a bit like an antenna, and hold Fn while you press that key. Your Wireless should come back on.

Fujitsu's can be odd, cause the hardware button (mentioned above) doesn't actually disable the driver in Windows, just turns it off so no connections appear.

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Does the wifi light come on? if so it sounds like a spyware / virus may have it shutdown. (loopback), talkin to itself an maybe the server they want only.

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