wireless connnection

  toonfireman1746 14:49 PM 29 Jul 11
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Hi I am having problems with my daughters computer. It will not find the net work signal that I am using doing this. It is a msi cr630 running windows 7 It has a 3 dongle. How do I find out if the it has the facilty for wireless and if it has how do I find the connection thanks

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 14:55 PM 29 Jul 11

Forget the 3G dongle its not needed to connect to your wireless router.

The laptop does have a wireless card fitted, make sure its switched on ;0) sometimes a switch other times a key combination.

Is your router settings blocking from sending out SSID? if so laptop will not find it.

  toonfireman1746 15:50 PM 29 Jul 11

Thanks fruit bat how do I check its switched on? what is an SSID?

  retep888™ 16:29 PM 29 Jul 11

Try

Fn + F8 , press these 2 keys together to enable wireless function.

  retep888™ 16:38 PM 29 Jul 11

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click here please stick to this one and close that one as resolved.

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  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:57 PM 29 Jul 11

I may have been mistaken it seem a wireless card is optional on your machine :0( on under side dead centre front panel.

If you have one installed the Fn +F8 is used to switch it on and off also switches Bluetooth two green leds to show when Wireless and Bluetooth both on.

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