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parents gatway mx6128 laptop's wireless card wont find wireless networks

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my parent's laptop has been on my wireless network for almost a year and there are others in range. now it cant find any of them. tried looking for frequency disruptions and scanning for any kind of virus. any ideas
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make sure that the switch on the laptop for the wireless/lan is on?

reinstall wireless card drivers?
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Yeah I was fixing a lappy which had a broken wireless lan switch, couldnt fix it

Check if the windows wireless lan thingy gives any errors.
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