Joel Salomon
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RE: Unable to connect to wireless network stuck in airplane mode

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There is a physical key for turning On Wifi/ On Airplane mode on the right of the laptop, next to the USB ports, Push it to turn on wireless.

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Joel

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anneksksk
1 Copper

RE: Unable to connect to wireless network stuck in airplane mode

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Thanks. I hit the Fn and PrtScr accidentally. Hit it again and it turned off my airplane mode.  Really annoying that you cannot tien it off from settings as well.

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Battlekitten
1 Copper

RE: Unable to connect to wireless network stuck in airplane mode

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This worked for me after hours on the phone with support. My laptop was new out of the box and my airplane mode was on!  dell support couldn't help me. I searched everywhere for a solution and tried nearly everything!! Thank you for the easy quick fix. I rolled my eyes and laughed. Of corse it's always the simplest solution! So greatful!!

sideslip
1 Copper

RE: Airplane Mode stuck, Press FN + PrtScn

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Look at your F2 KEY. That will shift your Airplane mode to Wi Fi. It took me a whole day to fix my problem. before I accidently found it.

TomKaplan
1 Copper

RE: Unable to connect to wireless network stuck in airplane

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On my Dell Precision M4800  there was a slider switch on the right hand side with a little wifi icon next to it. 

Kudos to Tarasula for helping identify the physical switch.

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