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Where's the switch to turn on wireless networking?
\015 We have an HP Pavilion DV3 laptop and can't get it to recognize wireless networks. It says we need to turn on a switch to activate wireless network. Where's this switch?\015
The wireless switch is on the front bottom of the laptop. It should be blue when ON and red when OFF
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