WildMan your comments led me to the solution, thank you. How can I check to make sure my wifi still works or at a minimum turn it back on. Now with Sandy Bridge Source: Sign-up Get e-mail updates on new products, special offers and promotions! Only 10 left in stock – order soon. Knowing your laptop is working again is our greatest happiness.

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wifi driver – Dell XPS 15 – can’t turn wireless on (shaded out) – Super User

Enter the code shown: Intel Corporation physical id: Super User works best with JavaScript enabled. I’m xls keen to get started using Ubuntu Single Review, online available, Short, Date: My code in the end was slightly different so I’m including it here but the credit must go to the author of the original answer and the explanation can be found there I suggest an upvote and a comment if you use it, I don’t have the reputation to do it yet but I will ASAP.

That’s the hardware keyboard shortcut that is independent of the operating system. Be the first to write a comment.

We intentionally show more ads when an adblocker is used. It also manages reasonable xpz usage under light loads, although higher loads can definitely suck down power. The main difference between this and the linked answer is in the modprobe command I had to use iwlwifi instead of iwlagn. After you have downloaded the firmware navigate to it and use the following commands:.


L501X: Can’t Turn Wireless On

WaldirLeoncio That is how it tried to do it originally but it said I needed ten rep points when I tried to submit my question? Email Required, but never shown. Computer Shopper Touch has come a long way, baby.

By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Please, switch off ad blockers. Sorry I did not get back xpps, life is busy. Upon seeing the results I was asked dll run another command: Know more about this protection. Below is the output of the key commands from these instructions, I would really appreciate if someone could offer me some advice.

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The link for the firmware in the original answer is out of date so I downloaded it at http: Dell Laptop Repair Service Center. Send In Your Dell Laptop. By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.


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Dell XPS 15 (L501X) Wifi Cards

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Well packaged, delivered ahead of initial delivery date. Wild Man helpfully suggested I run his script, see comment below. Sell your Spare Parts on PcHub. You can add an del by uploading it to the internet and then linking it here.