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Wireless doesn't turn on

Hei guys, I'm really quite the novice when it comes to computers. Here's my query. I have a Toshiba Satellite a10. It has a wireless internet connection feature, except whether the switch is on or off, it never turns off. Nothing pops up to say that it has been activated or that there area any wi-fi services in range.

I’m currently using a wireless device that’s plugged into the USB slot until I find a solution.

Any help would be much appreciated!

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Re: Wireless doesn't turn on

Hi, it simply might be the driver issue, try replacing or upgrading the wireless driver.. let me know

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