sudo apt-get purge --remove bcmwl-kernel-source sudo apt-get install linux-firmware-nonfree sudo modprobe b43 UPDATE Some Atheros drivers have issues with hardware encryption or decryption. Thoughts? The Asus website was no help at all, glad I ran across your post! not sure if this fixed, I have a feeling it did not, we'll see; I will update when I know for sure. have a peek here
I did all the options you gave a long time ago. Reply georgia September 15, 2015, 9:06 am Hello! I am using the same WiFi for mobile phone. Regards, Mark Rob Frerejean (hffrerejean) said on 2009-05-18: #8 Problem is not solved. https://rog.asus.com/forum/showthread.php?32159-FN-F2-WIFI-toggle-not-working-Cannot-detect-networks
If they are connected first and then you connect on the acer do they get cut off? Oct 21, 2012 #12 Kris Eastman TS Rookie big_eric said: ↑ Hello All! I called acer support and he had me restore system settings, uninstall a driver.
I´ll close this request. Reply DriversExpert October 26, 2014, 9:37 pm Can you see the wifi network from any other devices? I tried all the internet tips like power settings, updated the driver etc. Asus Laptop Wireless Switch Won't Turn On I am currently running Windows 7 64-Bit system on an ASUS G51J Laptop.
Does the wireless become active now? Wireless Switch On Asus Laptop Not Working EDIT: Nevermind, find out what the dispatcher was. As you already know, they are always a pain to configure. Is there a module name in front of it? (e.g. "Kernel driver in use: ath9k") 2) Check if the driver is loaded and if "asus_nb_wmi" driver is also in use :
Don't know how it happened, not the toggle key though. Asus Laptop Wifi Switch AND, there is a magnetic property on the front of the system which makes me wonder if it is causing interference. Reply APK June 12, 2015, 11:51 am Hi, It previously used to connect to the university WiFi, now it at times detect it but not taking the security password. If not, what am I supposed to do now?
If you have a logic switch, power if off before you shut down. > > 3. https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2181558 Have you contacted Acer? Fn F2 Not Working Asus Have you tried a reboot? Asus Fn F2 Not Working Windows 7 install the wireless consol http://dlcdnet.asus.com/pub/ASUS/nb/...7_64_Z3032.zip it is for windows 7 but works for windows 8 too.
[email protected]:~$ sudo iwlist scanning [sudo] password for rob: lo Interface doesn't support scanning. navigate here Does anyone happen to have any updated links or any other suggestions? My Wifi displays other wifi network but I cannot see my network. Is the connection definitely ok - have you tried connecting to the WiFi using another device? Fn + F2 Won't Turn Wireless On
Any other thoughts? I will try the reinstall as per your instructions Pitcher, and thank you both for the responses. Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes #1 8th February 2008, 09:10 PM just1ce Offline Registered User Join Date: Nov 2007 Posts: 14 Help with Asus F5R Wireless. http://sohohosting.net/not-working/asus-wireless-switch-not-working.html I have discovered the root cause of the problem and this can be marked as SOLVED!
Reply Mary Jo August 1, 2015, 12:31 pm I tried these steps on my Acer Aspire V and it worked! How To Turn On Wifi Without Fn Key Does it ask for a WEP key or WPA key? Control Panel -> Network and Sharing Centre -> Change Adapter Settings Here you will need to find your wireless adapter and ensure that it is enabled, if it is post more
This hasn't helped. Reply DriversExpert December 1, 2015, 9:47 am Hi Rachel - have you access to another PC to download the Drivers to? tenchu much.. Asus Laptop Wifi Not Working All other laptops and phones do tho with no problem.
I am about to buy a new laptop anyway. Hi. Reply DriversExpert January 3, 2015, 3:22 pm You can do the following to check if you have a wireless adapter installed: 1. this contact form Do you have this on your system?
When I was searching the net for my laptop characteristics, I've found that my wireless is Integrated 802.11b/g. Reply John March 16, 2015, 5:03 pm Hello, I was wondering if you could help me out, I have a acer aspire v5 and the Internet connection is very bad Join Date Mar 2010 Location India Beans 8,175 DistroUbuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin Re: Fix : Asus WiFi Disabled (Hard-blocked), Fn+F2 won't work Setting a HotKey to Toggle the WiFi On/Off (Alternative You can uninstall console 3 in control panel - remove programs.
any new software installations? I can turn it on manually? The service that was done was to find the cause of my battery not charging any more. If I connect my Netis USB 300N wifi adapter, bingo - we have wifi again… So here's my dilemma, the Acer is my wifes laptop and she's about ready to wrap
I would take it back to them, but there's no-one there now who speaks English (there's one staff member who does, but he roams between towns and left here this morning). I don't have a function key option. I have a problem with WiFi connection. Rob Rob Frerejean (hffrerejean) said on 2009-05-24: #19 I found this on the Internet.