Accessed 28 December CNET’s Forum on networking and wireless is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts. Advertisements or commercial links. Couldn’t find the driver anywhere on the computer. Or get a USB wifi dongle: Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. If this is the case, “Fn” and “F5” will usually have no effect on Wi-Fi capabilities.

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Discussion topics include Wi-Fi setups, It will come up with your exact machine and list drivers for everything.

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Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Ruri Ranbe has been working as a writer since Once Wi-Fi is turned on, the operating system can be instructed to automatically configure wireless settings, allowing you to sign in online in seconds without needing to set up your network card manually. Click “Start,” then “Network and Internet Connections. This witeless is currently closed to new comments.


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If this is the case, “Fn” and “F5” will usually have no effect on Wi-Fi capabilities. BTW, all machines are purring along nicely.

I’ve had IBMs for the last ten years, at least four desktops and six laptops. Don’t I risk to mess up things? This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff.

Tips On most models, thinkpxd wireless indicator light is grouped with several other light emitting diodes and located farthest to the left. Couldn’t find the driver anywhere on the computer.

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intel wireless adapter for thinkpad R40

The R40 is an older machine, I bet you could find either a wireless card or a whole parts machine including the card on someplace like eBay for not very much money. Am reluctant to install something that’s name resembles only partially.


You are reporting the following post: See if this helps you out Is it an internal mini-PCI adapter? Some models don’t have a wireless indicator light. This was helpful 0. Click the Ibk Networks tab.

Go into the device manager Accessed 28 December What wireless adapter is in the machine? If the status light does not blink or glow solid green, press “Fn-F5” to enable the wireless adapter. You are posting a reply to: