simple question.....

Day5InJanuary

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i just got a dell xps m140 notebook.....i really like it....i am just confused about one of the lights near the cap locks, scrool lock, and number lock lights...it says wi/fi....the light goes on and off...for a long time it was on and then it just goes off.....i tried to find out what this is but no luck...should i be worried?,,,thanks everyone
 

^Mike^

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It is probably picking up wireless signals, Are you using wirelss internet with it?
 

Day5InJanuary

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yes....i am using wireless right now...it was on...and now it is permently off....?????/?hmmmmmmis there a way i can always have it on....i am always on wireless internet...i thought it is supposed to stay on if i have a wireless signal...?
 

^Mike^

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I'm on wireless right now, lemme see what setting i can find. Go to start - Control panel - network connections - you should see a wireless one there maby with a picture of a signal or something. click on it and see what you can find.
 

Day5InJanuary

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ok...i just hope the light is not burnt out...i am suprised i cant find out if this light is supposed to shut off after a certain amount of time or what...i am kinda worried...i have a excellent wireless signal right now...i am connected and using it with no issues....strange...i am looking through the settings right now.....let me know if you find anything
 

^Mike^

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my light just blinks when i retrieve info, like visit a website or download something. Plus the light is a LED i don't think those burn out, so I think your fine.
 

Day5InJanuary

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nothing....still off...amazing i really think this light is burnt out...haha my luck...i am going to see what happens if i shut down.....then re start...hmmmmm
 

Day5InJanuary

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ok...so i just disbaled the connection..then enabled...came back on...and it is on now...i think it may just shut off after a ceratin amount of time...thanks for the help
 
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