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broken wireless switch on hp


vmeldrew4291

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I have an hp laptop running ubuntu and the wireless switch is physically broken in the off position .Is there any way of turning wireless on?

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woodchip

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What kind of switch, my HP laptop as a blue button by the start button

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Jock1e

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Wireless dongle will probably work ok if you can't fix your on off switch.

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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make and model?

or use a USB wireless dongle

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vmeldrew4291

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I found a pluscom wireless dongle but laptop does not see it when it is plugged in

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Fruit Bat /\0/\

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Have you loaded the drivers for your op system for this dingle drivers here

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