1.    20 Dec 2015 #1
    Join Date : Dec 2015
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    Wi-fi icon greyed out


    I don't know how it happened, but for some reason the wi-fi icon on my Acer laptop is now greyed out and when I click on the internet icon to display available connections, there's nothing there.

    I'm attaching a screenshot of what I see (or don't see) that will hopefully shed a bit of light on the problem I'm having and hope somebody can help me out here.

    Thanks in advance,
    Ray
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  2.    20 Dec 2015 #2
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    England
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    Hi,
    Go to Device manager (Right click start and select Device Manager), expand network adapters and check the driver version, if there's a driver installed, uninstall it and reboot, the Windows will find a driver or you can get the latest driver from Acer support site:Service & Support | Acer Official Site
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  3.    25 Dec 2015 #3
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    That did the trick. Thanks very much, & Merry Christmas & Happy New Year one and all.
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  4.    30 Dec 2015 #4
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    England
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tykerjb View Post
    That did the trick. Thanks very much, & Merry Christmas & Happy New Year one and all.
    You are welcome
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