Satellite A665- "Wireless Communication is Disabled. Please Turn On the Wireless Communication Switch"



Document ID: 98082993

 

Posted Date: 2010-08-27

 

Last Updated: 2010-08-27

 

Distribution: View Public Website

 

Issue

When pressing the FN+F8 keys to turn wireless on, you receive the following message.
"Wireless communication is disabled. Please turn on the Wireless communication switch”

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Resolution


To enable wireless communication, press the Wireless Antenna ON/OFF button located on the System Indicator Panel above the keyboard.
Once the Wireless Antenna is ON, you can use the FN+F8 keys to turn wireless on.

 

Procedure


1. Locate the Wireless Antenna ON/OFF button on the System Indicator Panel shown below outlined in Red.

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2. Press the Wireless Antenna ON/OFF button until you see ON displayed on your screen.


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3. Press the FN+F8 keys to turn wireless on.

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