Having problems with your HP Pavilion DV5234US Notebook Laptop ?

I am trying to fix a pal's HP laptop which will no longer connect to the internet. This may sound a dumb question but on my laptop (advent) I have to pres fn and F10 keys to tell it to detect the network, is there something similar I have to do on her HP laptop? Thanks


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Hey carol
\015\012i have an hp laptop as well. mine has a hardware switch to turn off/on wireless. this is the 1st thing to check. mine is a pavillion 6707-- what is her exact model number? (prob. on the bottom of the computer). the second thing to check is is anything changed with the settings to connect to her network)
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