Wireless network not showing up...

Discussion in 'General Computer Support' started by msparr, Nov 14, 2006.

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    msparr

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    i have a laptop that i haven't used wireless with before, and i took it to school where there is wifi, but for some reason, when i go to the window where it is supposed to show available networks, nothing shows up. is something set wrong on my computer?
     
    msparr, Nov 14, 2006
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    globalchicken

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    Have you looked to see if your wireless NIC was turned on? On some laptop models there is an on/off switch that enables your wireless NIC. Mine for example is a sony vaio and the switch is on the front of the laptop.
     
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    Have you looked to see if your wireless NIC was turned on? On some laptop models there is an on/off switch that enables your wireless NIC. Mine for example is a sony vaio and the switch is on the front of the laptop.Check for the wireless services running or stoped?.
     
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