broken wireless switch on hp

  vmeldrew4291 16:54 05 Mar 2013
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I have an hp laptop running ubuntu and the wireless switch is physically broken in the off position .Is there any way of turning wireless on?

  woodchip 17:08 05 Mar 2013

What kind of switch, my HP laptop as a blue button by the start button

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:15 05 Mar 2013

make and model?

or use a USB wireless dongle

  vmeldrew4291 19:31 05 Mar 2013

I found a pluscom wireless dongle but laptop does not see it when it is plugged in

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:08 05 Mar 2013

Have you loaded the drivers for your op system for this dingle drivers here

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