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Please remember to always note Computer specifications in your problem requests; for example:HP Compaq 6310 Notebook.

Anyways; Look on your laptop (if it is a laptop) for a little button that has a little antennta with "little signals" coming from its sides. If you push that button, a light on your laptop should go on and you should see a "reaction" on your LT screen (your LT must be in windows though !!!) somethng like "Wireless network enabled" at the bottom right of your screen.

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Stef

Posted on Apr 17, 2008

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