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Broadcom wireless adapater doesn't power ON with switch. DriverOK

\015 It works fine with Win XP Media centre edition which came with laptop. Upon installing win Vista it doesn't work. What can I do to get my wifi up?\015

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You will need to find a new driver for your wireless. Vista requires different drivers than XP.
Go to hp.com choose downloads put in model# dv9000us laptop scroll down to wireless downloads choose vista then: broadcom wireless download vista driver
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