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New computer will not wifi

by MoodLaw / December 3, 2008 11:01 AM PST

I just purchased an acer 5315 with windows vista home premium.It is supposed to have their fantastic ACER eNet Management system with a preinstalled wifi. ACER Invlink 802.11 b/g wifi certified solution supporting Acer Signal up wireless technology. I cannot seem to connect anywhere. Is ther something I am supposed to do to register it or something. . It will work on the ethernet. Any help will do THX!

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Talk to Acer
by Jimmy Greystone / December 3, 2008 11:23 AM PST

Talk to Acer, make it their problem.

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Acer, no wifi
by MoodLaw / December 3, 2008 11:33 AM PST
In reply to: Talk to Acer

Thanks Jim, But they did not publish their number in the referance books. Only an e-mail address. I cannot even call india and get an answer!!!

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acer
by MoodLaw / December 10, 2008 7:34 AM PST
In reply to: Acer, no wifi

well after purcasinf an acer 3515 and spending a week talking for hrs with their support team, I was finially told to return it to the store. The wifi hardware would not work. The store exchanged it for another. No problem. I hope this new one works.. It is a nice little lap top.

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