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How to turn on the wireless adapter using the SmartWi Connection Utility

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Follow the procedure below to enable the WLAN or Wi-Fi adapter using the SmartWi Connection Utility software. The physical WLAN indicator light will turn on when the WLAN connection is enabled.

NOTE: There is an icon in the system tray that can be used to open the SmartWi Connection Utility software. If possible, click this icon and skip to step 3.Image

NOTE: If the SmartWi Connection Utility is not available, use Windows Mobility Center to turn on the WLAN adapter .

  1. Click the Start button, and then click All Programs.
  2. In the All Programs menu, click SmartWi Connection Utility and then click SmartWi Connection Utility to open the application.
  3. In the SmartWi Connection Utility window, in the Wi-Fi section, click ON. Image

    NOTE: When enabled, the selector switch will move to ON, as shown below:Image