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Harware switch of wireless internet not working

I recently had my computer cleansed as a consequence of a virus.
Everything looks like it has been reinstalled however the wireless internet is not unabled.
I tried trough the software with no success and also the hardware switch doesnt respond anymore!

do you know what i can do_ * also some of the keys...esclamation points, symbols ect...have moved place!
what can I do___


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I'm having the same problem on a Acer Aspire 1640z notebook. I installed the empowering tool. Still the light next to the wireless sign (right above the keyboard) does nothing. Does this mean the wireless adaptor is still turned off? If so, how can I turn it on?
The system does find the wireless network. When I try to connect it gives the following error "The network may no longer be in range".
Thanks a million for your help!
Br, W-J

Posted on Dec 30, 2009

Hi..have you tried to download acer empowering technology software from the acer website?i had the same problem but when i downloaded the software the wireless started working fine again..exept the switch on the outside doesn`t respond but the wireless works fine-.

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