I can't turn wireless on

Jacques_1

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last night I opened my laptop to remove the fan to clean it from dust because it's been making noise. I know how to clean it since I did that many times before. So I'm sure I didn't touch anything else that may have to do with wireless to be turned off.

Then I start the laptop and I see wireless is off and I cant turn it on, I pressed the key that usually turn it on/off but nothing happened. I tied switch it on from (windows mobility center) but I can't click the (turn wireless on) as you see in this picture:


I use windows 7 and my laptop is Msi.
 
Hi,

Try to uninstall/reinstall the wireless adapter driver.
- Go to Device Manager right click on the wireless adapter then select Uninstall.
- Reboot your laptop and that should reinstall it automatically.
- Try turning it on again see if that does the trick.
- If that doesn't work do a System Restore put it back to a date before the problem started.
- Click Start then type or search for System Restore.
 

Jacques_1

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that didn't work and there are no points in System Restore, see:
 
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