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I have a gateway laptop, not sure what model. it

\015 I have a gateway laptop, not sure what model. it went into hibernation and when it came back on the wireless will not come on. fiddled with the switch but still nothing\015

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What Model? Switches vary by model.
Hi,
Restart the computer to see if this resolves the problem.
If not make sure the wireless switch is in the on position then look at the keyboard for the keyboard toggle switch, the switch is usually performed by holding down Fn and hitting the F2 key. Also go into device manager and check that the wireless adapter has not been disabled.
Please post back if you need anymore help.



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