How to Turn on a Wireless Adapter on an Aspire 5040

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How to Turn on a Wireless Adapter on an Aspire 5040
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The Aspire 5040 is a laptop model manufactured by Acer. This notebook has a 15.4-inch screen and comes with the AMD Turion processor and 1 GB of memory. The laptop also has a built-in wireless adaptor that permits you to connect to the Internet. Use a front panel switch on your Aspire 5040 laptop to turn the wireless adaptor on and off.

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  1. 1

    Find the wireless communication button on the front panel of the Acer Aspire 5040 laptop. This is a long, thin button located next to the microphone (Line-in) jack.

  2. 2

    Check the green light indicator on the wireless button; if the light is off then the wireless adaptor is disabled.

  3. 3

    Press the button once to enable the wireless adaptor; the light indicator will turn on.

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