when tryin to install new WLAN driver of the following details from dell website wit my service tag
WLAN half mini card 1501
it displays no compatible hardware found
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Please make sure the wireless is enabled in the BIOS. Below are the steps along with the screen shots:
Go to “Device Manager” and check if the wireless card is getting detected:
Also, make sure the wireless is switched on within the operating system. Pressing “F2” should enable wireless. If “F2” does not work, press and hold “Fn” key and press “F2” to enable wireless.
Once you are done with the above steps, you can try installing the wireless card drivers from the following link(s):
Install the wireless driver depending on the operating system version on your system.
You can check the operating system version using the following steps:
Keep me posted. Please reply for any questions.
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I've followed all this .. the BIOS says Bluetooth enabled, but the Device Manager can't see it
Obviously I've not used bluetooth in 18 months - and never noticed before, and can't find Infra-red either...
I find it very confusing why would Dell make this stuff so difficult ?