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Wireless not turning on

I try to get online wireless but it says i need to find the button or whatever to turn it on but i dont remember ever pressing anything and it used to work- anyone know what buttons might turn it on? thanks!

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This will be 3 possible things, if you have touch sensitive buttons then press the one that looks like a sattelite, there could also be switch on the front of the laptop or you will need to hold down the "FN" key and find the key on the keyboard that resembles a radio mast (usually located on the F1-F12 keys).

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