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Can't find the wireless switch

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There is a round button just above the F4 key on the keyboard which turns it on or off, the one to the left of the power button.

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Look for an aerial symbol or something like i))), these will be above the usual key symbol on your keyboard in a different colour, you will have to use the shift or function key to activate it, some laptops have an actual switch, usually a slider, have a good look around your laptop to find it, also there should be a light that comes on once activated.
Once you activate it you will need your WEP/ WPA key and your SSID (router name) (providing your network is secure), otherwise if not secured the router name will appear in your available networks and you will be able to connect.
good luck!!

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