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Wireless internet my laptop does not seem to connect to wireless connection. i keep touching FN and F8 but it kept saying it is disabled.how do i fix it.

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Go to control panel>network connections>right click on your wireless adapter icon and choose enable.

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Fn + Esc Put your computer in sleep mode.
Fn + F1 Enable/disable the built-in wireless internet.
Fn + F3 Mute.
Fn + F4 Enable/disable the touch pad.
Fn + F5 Shift to other connected display devices, i.e. another monitor.
Fn + F6 Decrease display brightness.
Fn + F7 Increase display brightness.
Fn + F8 Decrease computer volume.
Fn + F9 Increase computer volume.
Fn + F10 Turn on/off the LCD screen.
Fn + Ins/NumLk Enable/disable the Numeric keypad

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Lenovo G430/ G530 Function keys


<p><span>The following describes the features of each function key.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F1: </SPAN></B><span>Put your computer in sleep mode.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F2: </SPAN></B><span>Turn off/on the LCD screen back light.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F3: </SPAN></B><span>Shift to other connected display devices.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F4: </SPAN></B><span>Switch between wide screen and normal mode.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F5: </SPAN></B><span>Enable/disable the built-in wireless device feature.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F8: </SPAN></B><span>Enable/disable the touch pad.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F9: </SPAN></B><span>Play/pause Media Player playback.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F10: </SPAN></B><span>Stop Media Player playback.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F11: </SPAN></B><span>Skip to the previous track.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + F12: </SPAN></B><span>Skip to the next track.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + Insert/NmLk: </SPAN></B><span>Enable/disable the Numeric keypad.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn +Delete/ScrLk: </SPAN></B><span>Enable/disable Scroll Lock.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + PrtSc/SysRq: </SPAN></B><span>System request.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + up/down arrow: </SPAN></B><span>Increase/decrease display brightness.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + right/left arrow: </SPAN></B><span>Increase/decrease computer volume.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + PgUp: </SPAN></B><span>Move the cursor to the head of the line.</SPAN><br> <p><b><span>Fn + PgDn: </SPAN></B><span>Move the cursor to the end of the line.</SPAN>

on Jan 19, 2011 | PC Laptops

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F buttons description


F1 - Security System

1

Press and hold the "Fn" key on the lower left-hand corner of your Toshiba keyboard.


2

Press the "F1" key to activate the security system.


Your laptop's screen will go blank so others can't see what you are working on or accessing.


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3

Press any key or touch the touchpad to exit the security mode.


F2 - Power Save Mode

4

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


5

Press the "F2" key to activate the Power Save mode and make changes to how your laptop handles operating on battery or AC power.


6

Press "Fn" and the "F2" key again to exit the power save mode.


F3 - Standby Mode

7

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


8

Press the "F3" key to place your laptop in Standby mode.

The Standby dialog box will appear.


9

Verify you want to enter Standby mode. Press the power button on your Toshiba laptop to exit Standby mode.


F4 - Hibernation Mode

10

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


11

Press the "F4" key to activate the Hibernation mode and save whatever documents and files that are open to your hard drive.


12

Verify you want to enter Hibernation mode. Press the power button on your Toshiba laptop to exit Hibernation mode.


F5 - Active Display Device/F6 and F7 - Toshiba LCD Screen Brightness

13

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


14

Press the "F5" key to change your laptop's active display device from the laptop screen to an external monitor.


15

Click on the display configuration you want: displaying on both the laptop and external monitor; only on the laptop; only on the external monitor; or a specific screen resolution.


16

Press and hold "Fn" and "F5" to accept the new display settings. Press and hold "Fn" and "F5" again to return to your laptop's display only.


17

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


18

Press the "F6" key to decrease your laptop's screen brightness. Press the "F7" key to increase the brightness.


F8 - Wireless Connection/Bluetooth

19

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


20

Press the "F8" key to select the wireless Internet or Bluetooth connection you want to use.


21

Press and hold "Fn" and "F8" to make your selection. Release the keys to confirm your selection.


F9 - Touchpad Control

22

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


23

Press the "F9" key to enable your laptop's touchpad.


24

Press and hold "Fn" and "F9" again to disable the touchpad.


F10 and F11 - Numeric Keypad/F12 - Scroll Lock

25

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


26

Press the "F10" key to enable your Toshiba laptop's numeric keypad.


27

Press and hold "Fn" and "F11" to enable the cursor control keys on the numeric keypad.


28

Press and hold the "Fn" and "F10" or "F11" key to disable the numeric keypad or cursor control keys.


29

Press and hold the "Fn" key.


30

Press the "F12" key to lock your cursor on a specific line of text. Press and hold "Fn" and "F12" to turn scroll lock off.


hope this helps




Sep 25, 2012 | Toshiba Satellite A100-S8111TD Notebook

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I have a Toshiba mini notebook NB255. My wireless somehow turned off, and to turn it back on, I need to press 'fn' + F8. My 'fn; button will not work for some reason. Is there a way to fix this? How else...


turn on the switch on the front. The network connection might be disabled... go into the control panel, find network connections, right click on the wireless connection and enable it.

Apr 22, 2011 | PC Laptops

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I do not know how to enable the wireless internet on my Dell Insperon B130.


1st try / keep hold of FN and press the appropiate F key (for example FN and F8 together)

2nd try / There may be a little switch at the front of your laptop, just below the mouse pad and keys.

3rd. try /Click start, control panel, network and internet, and then connect to a network.
Click on the wireless network you are trying to connect to and type any password in (if any password is required)

Hope thsi helps and please rate, Thanks

Mar 16, 2011 | Dell Inspiron B130 Notebook

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My toshiba laptop Satellite L25-S1194 wont connect to the internet. other laptops is able to connect.When viewing wireless network settings, I can see the laptop is receiving the signal, but unable to...


Is this the first time you are trying to connect to your Internet with that Toshiba laptop?

If that is your first time you need to call first your Internet Service Provider and check what can they do for you.

If there is no problem with you Internet Service Provider, try to press the FN+F8 keys these are the toggle keys to enable or disable your Wifi.

When you press those two keys observe the laptop if you will have a message that says Wireless Connection is On or Off. If it is off, try to press those two keys again to turn on the laptop.

I believe your laptop came with a Wireless On/Off switch, check that also if it is on there will be a light indicator for the Wireless Connection. It should be a steady light.

Now, if the wireless connection of your laptop is on and still you can't connect to your wireless connection, try to update the drivers for your Network Adapter.

Here's the link for the latest driver:

http://www.csd.toshiba.com/cgi-bin/tais/support/jsp/modelContent.jsp?ct=SB&os=&category=&moid=1124513&rpn=PSL2XU&modelFilter=L25-S1194&selCategory=3&selFamily=1073768663


You need to search for your operating system and choose the Wi-fi on all categories.

You need to save it first on the laptop and after that you will have an option to run it on the laptop. After the installation of new driver try to restart the laptop and try to connect to your Internet.

If that will not work.

You need to contact Toshiba technical support at

Toshiba Technical Support
800-247-7777


Hope this helps. :-)

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How to connect wirelessly on Toshiba


try going to your device manager, on the network adapter field, make sure you see the wireless adapter and enable it.

Feb 14, 2010 | PC Laptops

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How do i auto switchoff my lenovo y410 laptop


I'm not sure if your referring to sleep mode or not but I hope this helps There are several specialty key functions on the Lenovo Y410...here is a list....good Luck....please rate me ...The Fang

The following describes the features of each function key.
Fn + Esc: Turn on/off the integrated camera.
Fn + F1: Put your computer in sleep mode.
Fn + F2: Turn off the LCD screen (any subsequent operation will turn the LCD screen back on).
Fn + F3: Shift to other connected display devices.
Fn + F4: Switch between wide screen and normal mode.
Fn + F5: Enable/disable the built-in wireless networking feature.
Fn + F6: Enable/disable the bluetooth features.
Fn + F8: Enable/disable the touch pad.
Fn + F9: Enable/pause Media Player playback.
Fn + F10: Stop Media Player playback.
Fn + F11: Skip to the previous track.
Fn + F12: Skip to the next track.
Fn + Insert/NmLk: Enable/disable the Numeric keypad.
Fn + Delete/ScrLk: Enable/disable Scroll Lock.
Fn + Pause/Break: Pause to view the system information during start-up.
Fn + up/down arrow key: Increase/decrease display brightness.
Fn + right/left arrow key: Increase/decrease computer volume.

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Can not turn on wirless capability using Fn & F2 keys


have you tried restarting see if internet picks back up if not try this
control panel
network connections
right click your wireless
if you see enable the click
if not then click repair.
please let me know if this solved if not we'll go to the next step

Feb 13, 2009 | PC Laptops

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Wireless internet


what exactly are you trying to do ?

Robert

Aug 25, 2008 | Toshiba Satellite P205-S6287 Notebook PC

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