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Windows 7: Can't connect to wifi

23 Feb 2013   #1
ngoctraiden9x

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
Can't connect to wifi

I've just bought a Lenovo Ideapad Z470 - Win 7 ultimate 32 bit
Although I installed full driver, I couldn't connect to Wifi
I used : troubleshoot problem ---> still not working

wireless light not on
My brother did something ( not install/uninstall anythings), Wireless worked
But when I restart, it's not working
Help me, please


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23 Feb 2013   #2
vic46

win7 ultimate 64bit
 
 

Hi
There's a switch on the lenova at the front I think which turns wifi on/off ,also try pressing fn+f5 keys as well.
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23 Feb 2013   #3
ngoctraiden9x

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by vic46 View Post
Hi
There's a switch on the lenova at the front I think which turns wifi on/off ,also try pressing fn+f5 keys as well.
I tried it, not working
the light can't be turned on
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23 Feb 2013   #4
maxie

windows 7 home 64bit
 
 

Did you install Power management? If not, please, install it first then press Fn +F5 to activate the wireless
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23 Feb 2013   #5
TheCyberMan

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Can you post a screenshot of device manager with network adapters expanded and then expand your wireless adapter link and post please.
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23 Feb 2013   #6
ngoctraiden9x

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by maxie View Post
Did you install Power management? If not, please, install it first then press Fn +F5 to activate the wireless
yes, I did
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheCyberMan View Post
Can you post a screenshot of device manager with network adapters expanded and then expand your wireless adapter link and post please.
Here you go



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24 Feb 2013   #7
TheCyberMan

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

If you expand your wireless adapter does it display This device is working properly?
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24 Feb 2013   #8
ngoctraiden9x

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheCyberMan View Post
If you expand your wireless adapter does it display This device is working properly?
yes
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02 Mar 2013   #9
TheCyberMan

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Can you see a list of wireless network SSID's to connect to when using the wireless connection utility?
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02 Jun 2015   #10
reduardo7

Windows 7
 
 

To fix Z470 WiFi:
  1. Reboot
  2. [F2] and enter into BIOS
  3. Set DEFAULTS
  4. Save and restart
  5. Done!

Source: https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Z/probl...ght/true#M1096
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