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Old 03-08-2013, 01:40 PM   #1
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My wireless is disabled whether or not I turn my switch on or off

I have a Sony vaio VGN-N220E with Ubuntu 10.10

I can't connect or even see wireless networks because my wireless I disabled
Wired connections work fine but I don't always have access to a wired connection

Please help me with my problem

Thanks guys
Old 03-08-2013, 03:27 PM   #2
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According to this manual page for your computer (see page 13), there is a switch to turn on your wireless. Have you tried this?
Old 03-08-2013, 04:37 PM   #3
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Yes I have and it doesn't make a difference
Old 03-08-2013, 04:47 PM   #4
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I tried these commands so far:

rfkill block wifi
rfkill unblock wifi
rfkill unblock all

so far no results


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