Ubuntu – How to fix “Wireless network disabled by hardware switch”


My Wifi network died last night. I restarted the router but it didn't help.

I have an asus 1201n and I'm running 11.04!
I've checked the other questions on this subject but none has an answer.

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Best Answer

Your notebook can have a switch on the side with which you can block all outgoing wireless access. Example of a random notebook:

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It could also be a Fn + F2 Bottom left has the Fn.

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It can also be just the F2

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