Process of enabling a wireless network on Toshiba® Satellite laptops
How do you enable a wireless network on Toshiba Satellite laptops?
A wireless network is a network that can be enabled using a radio signal frequency. This radio signal helps in communication among computers and other network devices. Sometimes it is also called a Wi-Fi network or WLAN. One of the main advantages of this network is that you can connect computers without wires. When your computer sends data, it will be transmitted via radio frequencies and then transmitted via a wireless router. The computer that receives data will decode the signal back to binary data. It is a good way to establish a communication link with other systems. It also helps to offer a high data transfer rate.
Ways to enable a wireless connection configured in various models of Toshiba Satellite laptops are discussed below:
- From System Tray
- From Control Panel
- From Properties
From System Tray
First you need to turn on the wireless network by sliding the switch and then releasing it. Then you need to double- click on the Windows taskbar to customize your wireless connection. Once you have used the wireless connection, you need to make sure that you switch off the wireless network feature from the right side of Toshiba Satellite laptop.
From Control Panel
You need to first open Control Panel from which you need to select 'Network and Sharing Center'. Now you need to find 'Manage Network Connections' from the list. Now you need to double-click on 'Manage Network Connections' to see the icon that represents a wireless network connection. You can right-click on the icon to enable or disable the connection.
You need to first right click on 'My Computer' and click on 'Properties' which will give you the 'System Properties' option. Now you need to select the 'Hardware' tab on 'System Properties' window. Then you need to select 'Device Manager'. In that list you will see a network adapter from where you can get wireless network options. From here, you can turn on or turn off a wireless network adapter for your system.