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Sign in Share More Report Need to report the video? Is there anything else I can try? When troubleshooting wireless problems, always turn off the WEP or WAP key until you can see your laptop on the client list. There are currently no thanks for this post. http://en.community.dell.com/support-forums/network-internet-wireless/f/3324/t/19298593
My System Specs OS Windows 7 punktilend View Public Profile Find More Posts by punktilend 11 Feb 2012 #7 kellkelly windows 7 home premium 64 bit 5 posts Anyway, I'm happy to have wireless now. From the black screen, type the word ipconfig /all and press enter. There are currently no thanks for this post.
Glad you like it! Dell Inspirion 1545 wireless enabled just fine by simply pressing the F2 key only. Helpful +13 Report deve807 Oct 30, 2008 07:03PM i had this problem - the laptop could see the router but would not connect with or without security - have been at How To Turn On Wifi Capability Windows 7 Ubuntu Logo, Ubuntu and Canonical © Canonical Ltd.
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I had to repeat the process a few times and tried holding down Fn and then pressing F2, and tried holding F2 while I pressed refresh. How To Turn On Wifi On Hp Laptop Without Keyboard Skimlinks & other affiliated links are turned on Forum Jump User Control Panel Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums Home Essential Money Credit Cards Stoozing: Free Cash from When I ask Ask my computer to diagnose the problem It says there may be a problem with the drivers. There's one on the Dell I have for work (can't remember the model but it's not an Inspiron), but not on my own one.
Dell online support updated the drivers and checked a bunch of other stuff. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-networking/f2-button-no-longer-toggles-the-wifi-adapter-onoff/aea52f21-f934-4caa-af27-784c4935d52d HP Tech, I want to Thank You so much! How To Turn On Wifi On Dell Laptop Are you holding down both keys together ? How To Turn On Wireless Capability On Dell Latitude it's a dumb button that deactivates your internet Adv Reply August 13th, 2010 #6 kage52124 View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message 5 Cups of Ubuntu Join Date Aug 2009
Check all the little things you can look at and make sure they look right. http://haiteq.com/how-to/dell-inspiron-1525-wifi-switch-not-working.php Drivers Our Sites Site Links About Us Find Us Vista Forums Eight Forums Ten Forums Help Me Bake Network Status Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies Windows 7 Forums is an To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. If it then connects to the network, tape the lever into the up position(scotch tape works, duct tape recommended) Helpful +0 Report problem boy Dec 7, 2009 07:45AM hey, Guys I How To Turn On Wifi On Dell Laptop Without Keyboard
There are currently no thanks for this post. Interesting fact: I have 3 laptops all together with ubuntu 10.04 or 9.10. Helpful +7 Report Dartsy May 3, 2010 08:40AM I use a Dell Inspirion 1300 and I cannot connect to wireless internet. http://haiteq.com/how-to/dell-laptop-wireless-switch-not-working.php Wi-Fi issue on ASUS R500A laptop NTUSER.DAT PC crashes at random times but the...
rudafris 1Posts 0Thanks rudafris By rudafris 12th Oct 10, 3:43 AM 1 Posts 0 Thanks rudafris View public profile Send private message Find more posts View all thanked posts #16 Dell Laptop Wifi Switch Not Working Campaigns Corner Christmas and Other Yuletide Festivals Weddings & Anniversaries Crafting Local MoneySaving England N. it goes right to troubleshooting.
Login Here Search Post reply Subscribe to thread Thread Tools Go This thread This board Forum Advanced Search Forum Jump User Control Panel Private Messages Subscriptions Who's Online Search Forums Forums i hope that this will solve your problem Helpful +1 Report heeden Jan 25, 2010 06:56AM i had same problem with my inspiron 1525 when I instaled windows 7 I got I had no problem with connecting to the wireless internet before ther repair but now, I am asked for a network key. Fn F2 Not Working Slide the wireless ON/OFF switch to enable it." But I can't find a slide switch, and I didn't think the machine had one.
due to the fact that the person i got it from was scared of a warning she got a day or 2 ago. Spudweiser3 1Posts 0Thanks Spudweiser3 By Spudweiser3 2nd Jul 10, 2:18 PM 1 Posts 0 Thanks Spudweiser3 View public profile Send private message Find more posts View all thanked posts #15 There should be a little slide switch there which moves forward and backwards. Get More Info This thread is closed, therefore you are unable to respond.
Loading... Windows 7 Help Forums Windows 7 help and support Network & Sharing » User Name Remember Me? When I searched for new hardware again it found the device as a Broadcom wireless card but could not install the drivers. LuckiRam 63,978 views 3:43 How to Enable the Wireless LAN Funtion ? - Duration: 3:06.
Could it have something to do with the keyboard, as the function keys and F keys are reversed? Oh, and wear your seatbelt.