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Good day, you can switch on your wireless by hitting the wireless switch located in front of your laptop. The switch is located prior to the right speaker, after the bluetooth switch. You can fold your laptop to avoid confusion and then lift it up like a sandwich facing you, with taht you'll be able to see the button/switches I am referring to. Hope this help you a bit. Have a great day. By the way it will give you a pop up message saying that you have enable or turn on the wireless.

Posted on May 23, 2011

  • bojabrewster May 23, 2011

    Not finding a switch. The only switch we are finding that moves is the one for the disk drive. My internet was working I left my computer came back and it said I had co networks, then it said I had no wireless the books says to hit FN and F3 and that didn't do anything either.

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There is a wireless button on the front or sides, or on the top, or then its a FN + F1-f12 combination that needs to be pressed to enable wireless, note that wireless software / drivers need to be installed first before it works at all.

Posted on May 23, 2011

  • bojabrewster May 23, 2011

    Had already looked for a button and have not found one anywhere. My other computers have either been in the front or on the side. My wireless had been working I left my computer came back to it and it said I had no connection.

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    How nice of you to give us negative ratings so fast. Good luck getting help.

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