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Im using pavilion dv6000 my notebook cannot detect the wireless device. I reinstalled the system to its original factory condition by using HP recovery disc. still cannot detect the wireless device. weather i turn the wireless switch on or off it keep showing me the off light. i installed every drivers (broadcom wireless driver , nvdia chipset driver) it still cannot detect the wireless device. while I was reinstalling the system using recovery cd I saw once my wireless on light. After system is recovered to its factory condition it still showing me off light. how can i fix this problem

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  • sunnyyun1987 Aug 13, 2008

    wireless device is not faulty.

    it was working ok but suddenly not working.

    in addition, wireless device is built-in device.

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Try to activate the wireless card from device manager on your notebook and You will need to enter the WEP key during the configuration of the wireless
client to successfully connect. If you do not have it written down or
recorded elsewhere, you can get it by connecting to the configuration page
for you wireless router (connect by inputing the IP address of your router
in the URL of your browser.) The easiest way to do this is by connecting
the laptop to be configured to the router via a cable, go to the wireless
admin page and then copy/paste the key during the wireless NIC
configuration.

You can find info on wireless configuration in this link,click HERE


hope this helps

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    LORETO LACARON Aug 26, 2008

    Check the router backside there is an small hole is there called RESET. U click this button with ballpoint pen. And unplug the power and again power it. After doing that, go to the browser type your IP address(would be found on Start->Programs>Run->Type Cmd->Type IPCONFIG, it will show your ip address.)

    Then type your IP address on your browser it will open to ask user id and password.
    Type user id: admin
    Password : admin

    This is the default user id and password. It will open your Router software. Check the settings it will show connected or not? Also give your ISP user id and password on that router software page.
    It will be fixed.

    This site -voodoomox gives internet installation tip's,good for new starter andshowing post with label computer and network troubleshooting...

    hope this may help you;

    Regards;
    VOTIT

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Hi,

Two possible issues both resulting to no WiFi device:

  • software; and/or
  • hardware.
Initially, check if said WiFi device is enabled in the CMOS/BIOS configuration. Thereafter, check your Device Manager, if it is listed but with Yellow or Red marks, then it is a software issue. If on the other hand it is not listed, then it is a hardware issue. Additionally, you may want to check underneath your laptop. The SWiFi device is usually an add-on and simply plugs in. You may need to remove, clean the little gold pins and re-insert making sure that it is seated snugly to the slot.

Hope this be of initial help/idea. Pls post back how things turned up or should you need additional information.

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    Louie Role Aug 13, 2008

    Hi again,

    Often the WiFi card though built-in is plugged into a slot underneath the motherboard and covered with a lip/panel held in place by screw(s). Other than the slot connection, there would be 1 or 2 antenna cables connected. Additionally, there would be 2 snap locks on the sides.


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Plz check your wirless device is it faulty

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