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F12 button controls WI-FI on or off and doesn't Bluetooth on or of

My TOSHIBA Satellite laptop there was a problem with the Bluetooth and I downloaded the driver & stack form Toshiba website then the Bluetooth become working but the F12 botton doesn't turn on or off it ,when I want control it I can turn on or off it from its icon in start menu. Brevity : F12 button controls WI-FI on or off and doesn't Bluetooth on or off

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On my laptop Fn displays a certain number icons corresponding to Esc, F1, F2,F3,F4,F5,F6,F7,F8, F9 with F8 activating and deactivating the Wireless. F10 toggles the overlaid keyboard, F11 allows one to use the overlaid keyboard
There are no icons for F10, F11, and F12.
After the icon for F9, there is one for TAB, another for Space, and a last one.
If you click the last icon you open a second set (second page) where there are other icons that control other features. There is one to turn ON and OFF the BlueTooth Adapter.

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Well,I'm not really an expert on Bluetooth, but let me try...

Which version of Windows are you running? If you have Windows XP SP2 or above, the Microsoft Bluetooth stack should be installed on your system. First make sure that the Kensington bluetooth adapter is compatible with the printer and the OS. From what I heard Canon sell a separate Bluetooth adapter for about $80 for this, but I'm not too sure.

Secondly, ensure that the built-in Bluetooth Stack or Software has the required Profile for your printer.

Next, put your printer in "discover" mode (see printer manual for more info ). Use the Bluetooth Connection Utility software that came with the built-in Bluetooth stack to "discover" the printer. Follow the instructions by the Bluetooth stack manufacturer on how to pair and connect Bluetooth devices to your built-in Bluetooth stack.

Please also see THIS article. although it is meant for the Logitech DeNovo keyboard, it can be used for any Bluetooth enabled devices. (Just replace the DeNovo wit your printer in the article.

But mainly, make sure that the Kensington adapter is compatible...

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looks like toshiba is more concerned on profit than in customer assistance, onece you bought a laptop - you are on your own. in two weeks time me and my friend we didnt find working drivers for what is mentioned. all the drivers toshiba is offering is for vista based os only, and some for win xp 32bit. for users like me, they only offer to use vista, pretending it is the best OS. i was working with my laptop even without those drives and noticed it working atleast twice as fast on xp than with vista. win xp was using approximately 270 ram memory to compare with 760 vista's when doing nothing. i am really sorry i bought a toshiba laptop! and now i am over 5.000 miles away! i hope they release drivers or die with no profit. sorry folks- solution is to reinstal vista :(

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You can download the audio and network driver from this Link................

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Toshiba Bios Password Deletion Satellite P100 & Satellite Pro P100

With notebook turned off;
  • Open Wi-Fi Cover
  • Remove Mini Card Wi-Fi card
  • Locate & Short Out JP8 for 5 Seconds
  • Remove short and turn on
  • NO BOOT
  • Press & Hold Power button to turn off
  • Turn on again & password is cleared
Satellite L10, L20, L30 & Satellite Pro L20

With notebook turned off;
  • Open Wi-Fi Cover
  • Locate & Short Out JP1 for 15 Seconds
  • (Satellite L10)
  • Satellite L20/Pro L20 short out G1
Satellite M100 & Tecra A6

With notebook turned off;
  • Open Memory Cover
  • Remove Memory
  • Remove Black plastic insulation
  • Locate & Short CMOS CLR1 for 15 Seconds
NOTE:
All the following models use the same password removal process.

Satellite: 17xx Series, 1000, 1110,1130, 1200, 1900, 2430, 3000 P20,P30, P33, A30, A70, A80, M40X, M50,M60, M70, M100

Tecra A3/S2, A5, A6
  • The jumper is always located under or near the memory modules
  • Depending on the model the jumper could be labelled J1, J2, J5, J7, J9 or CMOS CLR1 (M100 & A6)
Satellite A100 & Tecra A7
  1. Remove Strip cover
  2. Remove 2 x K/B screws
  3. Move K/B Unit up but don’t disconnect
  4. Release & Remove Mini Card Wi-Fi Card
  5. Locate & short C88 Pin 1 & 2 together
  6. Power on Machine while still shorting Pin 1 & 2
  7. As soon as the TOSHIBA logo appears, remove short
  8. If machine boots, Password has been removed
  9. Satellite A100 (PSAA2A-02C01N)
    1. Remove Memory Cover from base of machine
    2. Release & remove right side Memory Module
    3. Lift black plastic insulation
    4. Locate & short PAD500 Pin 1 & 2 together
    5. Power on machine while still shorting Pin 1 & 2
    6. As soon as the TOSHIBA logo appears, remove short
    7. If machine boots, password has been removed
    TECRA A4 & Satellite M40
    1. Open modem & Wi-Fi card cover
    2. Remove mini PCI Wi-Fi card
    3. Lift up black plastic
    4. Locate & short C738 Pin 1 & 2 together
    5. Power on machine while still shorting Pin 1 & 2
    6. As soon as the TOSHIBA logo appears, remove short
    7. If machine boots, password has been removed
    TECRA S1
    1. Open palm rest cover
    2. Remove mini PCI Wi-Fi card
    3. Lift up black plastic
    4. Locate & short C5071 Pin 1 & 2 together
    5. Power on machine while still shorting Pin 1 & 2
    6. As soon as the TOSHIBA logo appears, remove short
    7. If machine boots, password has been removed
    TE 2300
    1. Remove 2 x B12 screws from bottom of system
    2. Remove strip cover
    3. Remove keyboard screws 1 x B2.5 & 1 x SF4
    4. Remove 1 x 4mm screw & Wi-Fi cover
    5. Remove mini PCI Wi-Fi card if fitted
    6. Locate & short points as shown in picture below
    7. Power on machine while still shorting points
    8. Short for 5 seconds
    9. Nothing will appear on the screen
    10. Turn system off holding down power button
    11. Password is now removed


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    Satellite A60
    1. Open Wi-Fi slot cover
    2. Lift up black plastic
    3. Locate & short C561 Pin 1 & 2 together
    4. Power on machine while still shorting Pin 1 & 2
    5. As soon as the TOSHIBA logo appears, remove short

    6. If machine boots, password has been removed
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on Jun 08, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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What year was toshiba satellite 2410-S203 pc notebook first launched?was it equiped by WIFI?


My sources indicate 2003.

It has > Optional
http://www.csd.toshiba.com/content/pr/html/Satellite%201410%20and%202410%20Press%20Release%20%289-24-02%29.html

The Wireless Antenna On-Off switch is on the Right side. The Wireless Antenna LED is to the left of the On-Off switch. It glows when the wireless antenna is in use.

It has to have an > optional
Turn the laptop over, Front facing you.
The Battery Compartment is on the Front Right corner.
The Wi-Fi Compartment Cover is on the Back Left corner.

Remove the single screw in the right middle of the cover. (Philips head)
See if a Wi-Fi PCI Mini Card is installed.

No?
You'll have to obtain a Wi-Fi PCI Mini Card for your Toshiba.

From a quick search just now, (Not advertising for this website),

http://www.impactcomputers.com/p000339520.html

(Remember to remove ALL power to the laptop Before installing. AC adapter {Charger} and Battery.
Also remember to observe Anti-Static Precautions before handling the Wi-Fi card, and when installing)

Here is the Toshiba Satellite 2410-S203 Notebook PC User Manual, also,

http://www.fixya.com/support/p265858-toshiba_satellite_2410_s203_pc_notebook/manual-14885

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Wireless no longer works


1st Solution:
Check if the wi-fi card is properly installed under Device Manager. Go to Start then look for Control Panel on the right pane. Under Control Panel look for System and Maintenance and then click on Device Manager. Now under Device Manager look for Network Adapters and collapse or click the arrow next to it. Check if your wi-fi adapter is installed(10/100 or 10/1000 is your LAN adapter, wi-fi adapters usually indicates something like 802.11x(could be agn or g or b) or the word "wireless". If you don't see anything I mentioned above that means your computer is unable to detect any wi-fi adapters installed. Know if you found a wi-fi adapter but there is a yellow exclamation or question mark, all you have to do is re-install the drivers for your wi-fi adapter(you can download the drivers on the Compaq website for free.)

2nd Solution:
Check if the wi-fi is disabled or stopped, if you have a bulit in wi-fi adapter on your laptop they have a wi-fi switch on the side or near the function keys(F1, F2, F3 up to F12). Wi-fi button/switch will have a logo or marking of an antenna that has waves coming out of it and there is a LED light that will indicate if its on or off(for Comapaq laptops it's either a blue button at the front, near the function keys or at the front panel on the buttom edge.

If both fails then you may need to contact Compaq for further assistance.

Hope this will help you fixin the wi-fi problems on your laptop.

Regards

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WI-FI WIRE


you need to know what about it? go to system through control panel, and you'll see all you need.

got backup for that Toshiba?

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