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How do I turn on the wireless on a t42 - IBM ThinkPad T42 Notebook
I donot have specifics on this unit but usualy enter bios setting at boot with what ever your screen says like F2, Del, F10 etc and look for onboard devices make sure your wireless is set to on then save and exit. windows should pickup new device found.
The wireless radio switch is usually located on the front side of the machine. if it is already on go to control panel>network connections then disable the wireless connection then enable it again. Afterwards if it still doesn't seem to work try right click the wireless icon and select repair.
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