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Wireless Internet wont work unless I plug in a wire

The wireless internet won't work with my Dell Inspiron 1525 unless i plug it in...what's wrong?? when i check for availiable networks (without the wire) it picks up the modem but it cant connect...???

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QuickSet utility Wireless options can cause these issues.

There is a setting to always deactivate on battery. Make sure this is not set up. The correct setting would be Always active on battery or Always On, or no power saving options for Wi-Fi. Depending on the version of QuickSet which you have.


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setting up the right option for wireless network connection at Dell 1525. Here's the following:
  1. Go to Control panel
  2. Select Windows Security Center
  3. Select Windows Firewall
  4. Click on Change settings
  5. Here you might see User Account Control will ask for your permission to continue, simply grant it.
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  1. go to start
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If you want good, fast coverge, run some Cat 5 wire to the places you require access where there is no wireless. The wire connections will work better too.

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