How to Enable Wi-Fi in a Lenovo Laptop?
Do you often face issues with wireless connectivity on your Lenovo laptop? Are you looking for some quick fixes of losing Wi-Fi connection on your Lenovo computer? In case you do, then here it is.
Different ways of activating Wi-Fi connection on Lenovo laptops
There are various ways you can enable Wi-Fi connections on Lenovo laptops. For this, you need to check Wi-Fi connection from the hardware wireless switch, software wireless switch, Control Panel, and System Tray options.
Hardware wireless switch
With newer Lenovo laptops, you will find a hardware switch placed at the left side (next to headphone and mic jack). You need to slide the Wi-Fi switch in order to enable and disable wireless connectivity on Lenovo laptops. When you slide the Wi-Fi switch to the right, you will enable it and to disable, slide to the left.
Software Wireless Switch
You can use software wireless switch to activate Wi-Fi Connection on Lenovo Laptops. In order to enable the software switch, try this: ‘Fn’ + ‘F5’. Once you press these keys, the ‘Fn+F5’ window will open. Click the ‘Radio Off’ button to deactivate the Cireless Connection. Once you disable it, the ‘Radio Off’ button will change to ‘Radio On’. Now to activate Wi-Fi connection on your Lenovo computer, click the button. Make sure you have clicked the ‘Radio On’ button beside ‘802.11 Wireless Radio’ to enable Wi-Fi connection. When you need to turn on the Bluetooth connection, click the ‘radio on’ button beside the ‘Bluetooth Radio’ button.
Network connection settings
You can also activate or manage wireless network connections on Lenovo laptops via ‘Network Connections’ window. To access this window,
- Go to ‘Control Panel’ from the Start menu. The ‘Control Panel’ window will open.
- Find ‘Network Connections’ option on the ‘Control Panel’ window. Double-click on it.
- Find ‘Wireless Network Connection’. If the connection appears as disabled, then right-click on it.
- Select ‘Enable’ from the pull-down menu. When the connection will be enabled, icon will appear ‘Connected’.
Thus, you can disable and enable Wi-Fi connections on Lenovo laptops. Do you need professional help and support for managing Wi-Fi connections on Lenovo laptop? Call iYogi atÂ 1 877 720 7602 to get instant tech support from certified technicians.