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I just bought a used computer and the wifi isn't working. I can get online with a ethernal cable...but I want the wireless to work. it is a toshiba satelite l505d-s5965..

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Information you should provide to get fast and efficient solution.

1- what is your OS (win xp, vista, 7 or nay other)?
2- Is the wireless card installed?
3- Is it on?

Answer those questions and you get the solution.

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Just curious have you check that the drivers are installed? just navigate to device manager . right click on my computer choose properties then hardware tab and press the button that says device manager. is the wireless adapter listed with the either net under network? and if so is there any ? marks or ! marks over it. if so there are hardware driver issues, if there is no wireless adapter listed and you see unknown device then the driver probably is not installed. alternatively you can just add a usb wireless adapter which should work even better than internal one. here are the drivers for that model L505d I would download and reinstall it to make sure its just the driver.

Posted on May 28, 2011

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