Users' questions

How do I get my laptop to recognize my router?

How do I get my laptop to recognize my router?

You don’t need to try them all; just try each one in turn until everything’s working again.

  1. Enable the WiFi service.
  2. Turn on WLAN AutoConfig service.
  3. Update WiFi network driver.
  4. Restart your modem and wifi router.
  5. Enable SSID broadcast for your WiFi.
  6. Check the device interference.
  7. Switch to ChromeOS.

How do I connect my Windows laptop to my router?

In Windows 10

  1. Select the Network or Wifi icon in the notification area.
  2. In the list of networks, choose the network that you want to connect to, and then select Connect.
  3. Type the security key (often called the password).
  4. Follow additional instructions if there are any.

Why my Sony Vaio Cannot connect to Wi-Fi?

If no wireless network adapter shows in Device Manager, reset BIOS defaults and reboot into Windows. Check Device Manager again for wireless adapter. If wireless adapter shows in Device Manager, uninstall/reinstall wireless adapter driver. Open VAIO Care and reinstall the device driver for the wireless adapter.

How do you turn on wireless capability?

Go to the Start Menu and select Control Panel. Click the Network and Internet category and then select Networking and Sharing Center. From the options on the left-hand side, select Change adapter settings. Right-click on the icon for Wireless Connection and click enable.

Why wont my laptop connect to my new router?

If Windows 10 can’t connect to your router, make sure that you’re using the latest network drivers. To update your network drivers, visit your network card manufacturer’s website, locate your network adapter and download the latest drivers for it.

Why is my laptop not detecting Wi-Fi?

Make sure your computer/device is still in the range of your router/modem. Move it closer if it is currently too far away. Go to Advanced > Wireless > Wireless Settings, and check the wireless settings. Double check your Wireless Network Name and SSID is not hided.

How do I connect my Windows 10 computer to WiFi?

To connect to a Wi-Fi network through the taskbar, use these steps:

  1. Click the Network icon in the bottom-right corner of the taskbar.
  2. Select the wireless network to connect.
  3. (Optional) Check the Connect automatically option.
  4. Click the Connect button.
  5. Confirm the network security key (password).
  6. Click the Next button.

Why can’t I turn on wireless capability?

There may be a tiny switch on the side of the laptop (on in the front) that turns the wireless ON/OFF. Make sure you’ve switched it on. You may also need to toggle the laptop WiFi by pressing and holding the Function key and pressing F2. Let’s run the network troubleshooter and see if it can detect and fix the problem.

What is the function key to turn on wireless capability?

Enable WiFi with a function key Another way to enable WiFi is by pressing the “Fn” key and one of the function keys (F1-F12) at the same time to toggle wireless on and off. The specific key to use will vary by computer. Look for a small wireless icon as shown in the below example image of an F12 key.

How do I connect my Vaio to my router?

In the Router Selection window, select the manufacturer and model of your wireless router from the drop down menus. When the Please connect window appears, connect an ethernet cable from the computer to the router. Click the Next button. The VAIO Wireless Wizard will connect to the wireless router and create a wireless profile.

Where do I find the Vaio Wireless Wizard?

Not all computers ship with the VAIO Wireless Wizard utility. Click the Start button and then click All Programs. In the All Programs menu, click VAIO Wireless Wizard and then click VAIO Wireless Wizard. In the Welcome to the VAIO Wireless Wizard window, click Wireless LAN.

How to connect TV and computer via Wi-Fi Direct?

To connect TV and computer through Wi-Fi Direct Connection (WPS PBC): Launch the Wi-Fi Direct Mode on TV. Select TV which model name is displayed on the TV and press Next. If the model name is not listed, click Detect Devices. Select Easy Connection. Progress bar will be displayed.

Is the Sony TV compatible with WiFi Direct?

TV and laptop may require the latest system software (firmware) update to activate the Wi-Fi Direct feature. The Wi-Fi Direct feature is not available on all Sony products. To see if your product supports the Wi-Fi Direct feature, check the specifications. Some functions may not be available, depending on the products you are using.

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