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How to Re-enable Wifi/Bluetooth off notifcation

Q: How to Re-enable Wifi/Bluetooth off notifcation

Hi,

I have a Sony Vaio with a switch on the front that turns WIRELESS on/off. Whenever I turn the switch 'off', I get a pop-up box that says something like 'Alert: Wireless has been turned off'. The pop-up also had an option to turn off this notification. I turned off this notification a week ago but now i would like to turn it back on. I have been looking at a lot of settings on my computer but I don't know how to turn it back on.

Does any one know how to turn the notification back on?

Thanks in advance.

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A: How to Re-enable Wifi/Bluetooth off notifcation

Hello and Welcome to 7Forums!

Try Right-Clicking the Taskbar>Properties >Customize(button)> And select the notification from there!

http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/345567-how-re-enable-wifi-bluetooth-off-notifcation.html
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I had a similar issue were I was stuck in Aeroplane mode on a cleanly installed W10. Turned out I had to uninstall it from the HID's in Device manager. It's worth checking that he's not stuck in it too. Search for drivers in Windows 7, from the HP website and you'll most likely resolve the issue.

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Was it working before? When did this problem start?

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please do not start new posts for the same problem
continue here
http://forums.techguy.org/windows-vista-7/867869-cant-get-bluetooth-work-vista.html
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A:G580 - HOW TO ENABLE WIFI?

getitforyou wrote:
I have lenovo G580 INTEL PENTIUM (CPUB950@2.10GHz  2.10GHz) and I have also Windows7.  I want to enable WIFI to do internet. How to do it? 

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A:[SOLVED] Enable WiFi? (How to?)

and welcome to the Forum

Please post a screenshot of Device Manager with the Network Adaptor group expanded. . see the link in my signature for how.

How do I get into Windows Device Manager?

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Hi Ruben_Palacios , 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums.
 
First to make sure that Airplane mode (page 6) is not enabled, there is a hotkey on top of the keyboard with an icon of a plane.  Check if that would enable your wifi . 
 
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https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-B-and-G-Series-Notebooks/G40-45-as-I-can-enable-or-activate-the-wifi-on-my-computer/td-p/3316137
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Just don`t let it connect.

Doesn`t the laptop have an on off switch for wireless ? Most laptops do.

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Just don`t let it connect.

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hi K. Sharath,
 
From this microsoft article, it looks like the Intel My WiFi technology is not compatible with the Intel(R) WiFi Link 1000 BGN card and is only applicable to certain types of Intel Wi-FI adapters.
 
To turn ON the Wi-Fi capability of the Lenovo Y460, you will need to:
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  - Link to picture
 
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Let me know how it goes.
 
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https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-P-Y-and-Z-series/Could-not-enable-Intel-My-WiFi-on-my-laptop/td-p/1632034
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Finally fixed it... 1. I uninstalled and reinstalled the Lenovo Energy management Software - No difference. 2. I uninstalled and reinstalled the drivers for the Wireless LAN - No difference. 3. I noticed that the OneKey Recovery button wasn't working, so I decided to uninstall and reinstall the OneKey Recovery software...it worked!  4. In Task Manager I can now see that utility.exe is running as below:  Now I have no idea why the OneKey Recovery software would affect the Lenovo Wireless Device Settings?  But I hope this might help someone else! All the best, Dave.

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guys, anybody. please have a look. this is serious for me. thanks....
 

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Hi: The only suggestion I can offer would be to see if unchecking the 'Allow the computer to turn off this device to save power' box on the Power Management tab for the wireless card in the device manager, resolves the problem.

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the software driver on their site is up to version 4.
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Why did you try "last known good configuration" anyway?

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'under the "Other Devices" section I found a yellow question mark with an exclamation point next to the words, "Network Controller."'

So, there is a problem.

Did you click on that to find out exactly what it says is the problem?

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and welcome to the Forum

Where did you get the driver? . . Did you install the Notebook Software and Chipset first?

You can go to the Dell support site, enter your Service Tag Number and download the drivers

See this for the order they should be installed:

http://support.dell.com/support/topi...=en&l=en&s=dhs

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Originally Posted by Zaref


hello
since i've solved almost all my problems that i had i wanted to listen to some music using laptop as a bluetooth headset for mobile
it worked but i noticed that internet speed using wifi gone slower is that normal ?



No. Why should it? Something else is going on, if you Internet speed went down. Most likely your WiFi card, which also does Bluetooth, is needing a little tweaking.

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Open up a command prompt . Click on the button type CMD , right click and choose Run as administrator . Input the commands below


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A:wifi and Bluetooth device not working

Hi, Your machine uses Ralink RT3290LE 802.11bgn 1x1 Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0 combination WLAN adapter. Please bookmark the following link for future referrences:       http://partsurfer.hp.com/Search.aspx?SearchText=J8B78PA Please try the following driver for wifi:       http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp69501-70000/sp69543.exe and for Bluetooth:     http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp69501-70000/sp69545.exe Other drivers:     http://support.hp.com/in-en/drivers/selfservice/HP-15-Notebook-PC-series/6875200/model/7308898 Regards.

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A:Bluetooth reduces WiFi speed

Hi,           Could you try re installing the wireless and the bluetooth driver, please use the links provided below to get the drivers. Wireless : http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp75001-75500/sp75249.exeBluetooth: http://ftp.hp.com/pub/softpaq/sp74501-75000/sp74988.exe RegardsSatishHewlett PackardClick on " Kudos Star " icon on left hand side if resolved.I am a HP employee, but the comments in this forum is of my own and does not represent HP

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A:Red X Next To Networks - Wifi and Bluetooth Not Working

Try in Safe Mode with Networking.

And sometimes wireless gets disabled when cable connection is made. Try removing the LAN cable and see if wireless come alive.

Bluetooth: Is the Bluetooth service running? (services.msc)

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Bluetooth isn't dying, but is becoming something more integrated. Some speculate that cars will use it instead of internal cabling (bad idea if you ask me).
This article
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But wifi is better for some applications, as it allows the device to get inside a network and communicate with any device inside that network (so it's why wifi is pretty prevalent in printers along the Ethernet interface), while bluetooth is usually used for a temporary very-short-range connection between two devices. So you get bluetooth operated smart locks, sensors and other stuff that would make no sense to put on Wifi.






Quote:
I can't imaging a wifi mouse or a wifi earphone


Why not? They are just different data transfer protocols over radio waves.

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A:Not able to switch on WiFi and Bluetooth after upgrading to ...

Hello @Banti2?, Welcome to the HP Support Forums! It is a great place to find the help you need, both from other users, HP experts and other support personnel. I read your post about the Windows 10 upgrade, and wanted to assist you!You can use the Go back to an earlier build option, in your System Settings: HP Notebook PCs - Upgrading to Windows 10Once you are back to your original Operating System, check to see if you are experiencing the same issue. If not, then you may consider holding off on the Windows 10 upgrade for a few weeks, until drivers can be updated. However, if you are able to get the WiFi and Bluetooth to work, using an external device, then you can continue to use Windows 10.  Keep in mind, that the rollback option is only good for the first 28 days, after installing Windows 10. Please let me know if this information was helpful by clicking the thumbs up below.Regards!

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A:Bluetooth and Wifi no on/off switch in PC settings

Hi summerbear. I can try something that works on my MSI laptop (a great brand BTW), and I think most of todays' laptops.
Usualy there's an allin1 manager to all of the options you mentioned, and it is accessible through the start line in windows (at the bottom). Most of the time you don't see all the icons of programs running, and there's a little upward arrow in far right side of the start line, that if clicked reveals sound, storage, and allin1 managers installed in your system. In my laptop this manager program that includes control over volume, wi-fi, and bluetooth, is called SCM. I'm not sure that HP's has the exact same program but there's supposed to be some type of allin1. If you don't find any try typing "Bluetooth" in windows search (through the start button), and shutting down wi-fi is also possible by clicking the network bars in the far right, thus accessing the list of nearby wi-fi networks, choosing the one you're connected to, and clicking "disconnect".
Hope I helped, goodluck.
Amit.

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"Try and Error" is the most useful attitude.

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A:Suddenly No WIFI connections and Bluetooth

Deborah, it appears you are in airplane mode. Have you clicked on the button to see if it will turn off or is it stuck on?

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*update*

Actually, I just double checked, and the driver is NOT installed for the Wi-Fi card. I was looking at the driver for the regular LAN controller. I was tricked because it is a MoBo integrated LAN controller, but the driver labels it as a Realtek PCIe.

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