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Wifi light is off

I got a dell 9400 and for somereason the wifi light went off how do i get it back on

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If you put the computer in heibernate or standy and after which the light did not come on , try restarting the syetm.

If still no go try pressing the FN +f2 key to enable wifi

If still no go try system restore

Posted on Apr 14, 2008

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If the computer is connected to an electrical outlet, the about10.jpg light operates as follows:
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  • Flashing green: The battery is almost fully charged.

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Hello Lisa

(01) Is the switch for your WiFi radio in the ON position?

(02) If it is, then it's possible your WiFi connection is (in your operating system) disabled or missing.

(03) If your operating system is Windows Vista, please, go HERE to learn how to access your network connections.

(04) If your operating system is Windows XP
(a) Click on START
(b) Click on NETWORK CONNECTIONS

(05) In either case, make sure your wireless connection is showing there.

(06) If your wireless connection is showing in your network connections, it is likely disabled. In that case, right click on it and choose ENABLE.

(07) Now, let's see if your WiFi LED lights back up for you.

(08) If it doesn't or if there was not a wireless connection in your network connections, please, post back here and let us know. We'll work w/ you to determine why it's missing.

Thank you,
BJ @:)


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i suggest that you should replace the battery because batterey may be faulty take it down to your nearest pc repair shop

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