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Laptops cannot find wireless networks

by infodocta / August 22, 2011 1:16 PM PDT


Suddenly, for some reason, my two Lenovo laptops last week (one is Windows XP and one is Windows 7) couldn't find any wireless networks. When I click on "View Wireless Networks" all that comes up is the Iban computer to computer network.
I know the wireless network router is working as I can connect to it with my non 3G iPad. I also took both computers to work and couldn't connect to an open wireless router there.
I am puzzled as to how to even begin troubleshooting.

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Most common?
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 23, 2011 5:27 AM PDT

The Norton internet security has expired. I can't explain why Symantec shuts the internet off when that happens.

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Not Norton INternet
by infodocta / August 30, 2011 2:52 AM PDT
In reply to: Most common?

Thank you for your response. I uninstalled Norton but the wi fi network still does not show up as an available network.

Any other ideas?

I"m thinking maybe I should do a system restore if someone can guide me in how to do that.

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No guide needed. How to is built into Windows.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 30, 2011 3:08 AM PDT
In reply to: Not Norton INternet

You click the orb, type in system restore and read how.

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