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I own a asus 1025c and there is no wifi switch, but the wireless adapter is enabled in network settings, however the little wifi indicator is off and i know wifi is off because it can not connect to my router. The router is on because my other laptop connects to it. It shows wifi on f2 but when i click fn+f2 nothing happens, but it does work for fn+f1 which is sleep mode. Any ideas? hate to do recovery just for wifi, any programs that would work?
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Have you tried reinstalling drivers for it?
And when you completely reboot does it come on by default?

EDIT: Also, does Windows show that it is working ( is there a wireless network icon on the start bar?)
Edited by BlackVenom - 5/18/12 at 6:52pm
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fixed!
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Cool; what was wrong?
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was turned off on BIOS lol
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lol well at least it's working, now. thumb.gif
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