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Gateway laptop - Wireless connection issue !

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Halfticket, Jul 30, 2007.

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  1. Halfticket

    Halfticket Thread Starter

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    I have a 2.5 yrs old gateway laptop. I hardly use the built in wireless on it. I tried to use it yesterday but it wouldnt be able to detect/search any wireless networks. I noticed the wireless light on the laptop wasnt turned on . and nor was the wireless icon in the task bar. The Key to turn on the wireless on the laptop seems to be F2 since it has a wirelsss icon on it. but the Damn thing wouldnt get turned on even if i held the F2 key for a long time. Can anybody please help with this ???

    IS F2 the only key or do I need to use any combination ???

    How do I get the wireless light icon to show on the computer so that i can connect to a wirelss network ??

    Will greatly appreciate your help...

    Thanks.
     
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    JohnWill Retired Moderator

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    You need to hold the Function key and then press F2.
     
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