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kumar2080
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Registered: ‎08-07-2013
Location: INDIA
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wifi turn on problem with keyboard shortcut( fn+F5)

Hi i bought my laptop 3 months ago...

My laptop model is G580 (p/n59-358346 model nane: 20157)

from starting onwards i have a problem...

My problem is when i tried to turn on wifi with my keyboard (when i pressed fn+F5there is no response

 

and another way im turning on wifi through windows mobility center(control panel --> windows Mobility Center --> wireless network) through this process i am turning on my wifi.

 

I had reinstall my operating system twice and reinstalled the wifi driver so many times but with the keyboard shortcut my wifi is not operating..

 

I dont know where the problem is? whether the problem is with wifi or with keyboard???

please any one give me suggestions.....what is the problem???Windows Mobility center 1.JPGWindows Mobility center.JPG

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Re: wifi turn on problem with keyboard shortcut( fn+F5)

hi kumar2080,

 

Welcome to Lenovo Community Forums!

 

First Make sure to check under Control Panel / Programs and Features / Uninstall a program

   See if you have Lenovo Energy Management Installed,

 

If Yes Uninstall it and proceed to installing the Software Below

 

If no Proceed Installing this Software

 

 Lenovo Energy Management   

 

 

Restart the system after installation and check the FN+F5 if it going to work.

 

Hope this helps

Cheers!



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kumar2080
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Re: wifi turn on problem with keyboard shortcut( fn+F5)

thanks for ur suggestion, i have installed this software and my problem has solved..

once again thanks solid_cruver
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Re: wifi turn on problem with keyboard shortcut( fn+F5)

hi kumar2080

 

You're always Welcome

I'm glad It worked for you! Smiley Wink

 

Best Regards

Solid Cruver



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rick_Aus
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Re: wifi turn on problem with keyboard shortcut( fn+F5)

Had the same problem and tried solving it for days but to no avail... but solved it by re-installing the VGA driver (Driver version 8.15.10.2712)

Napster82
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Re: wifi turn on problem with keyboard shortcut( fn+F5)

Thank you My problem Get sovled

Asad3676
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Lenvo G50 wifi On Solution

Hi Everyone,

i was facing this problem from many Days, Now i Got the Solution eventually, i Tried every Key but I can't understand what i should do.

 

1  Just Simple Press  on Airplane Mode key 

2 Then a new window open then change the Wireless network card status into On as like in Picture.

3 After that enjoy the Wifi on your Laptop

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