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My wireless adapter will not enable. Asus. I ran Fix

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My wireless adapter will...

My wireless adapter will not enable.

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Asus

Technician's Assistant: Have you installed any updates recently?

Yes I ran Fix problems with updates and it came back with wireless adapter not fixed.

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My computer has been having this same problem on & off for a couple weeks.

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Is the wireless adapter one built in to the machine or is it the USB variety that plugs in to a USB port?

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