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Did a software update and now the wifi is gane and it is not showing that it even has wifi ability. Did it loose or shut down the airport card

I have no experience with apple products so please forgive my ignorance. I can't get the computer to access the wifi card or anything

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You should be able to turn WiFi on and connect to a WiFi access point by opening the System Preferences application and then clicking on the "Network" icon. System Preferences can be found in the Applications folder or perhaps the Utilities sub-folder. On newer Macs it is also in the Apple Menu.

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