Wireless Network / Wi-Fi networks do not appear on my computer

Objective

  • To provide instruction on troubleshooting and managing the wireless network on your computer
    • When your computer does not register a Wi-Fi network

Environment

  • Personally Owned Computer
    • macOS
    • Windows

Resolution

General troubleshooting

  1. Restart your computer
  2. Take your computer to another location and see if any wireless networks appear
  3. If your computer has an antenna button or switch, check to make sure the Wi-Fi antenna is enabled
  4. Ensure Wi-Fi is enabled on your computer

 

On macOS

 

On Windows 10

  1. Select the Start menu
  2. Select Settings
  3. Select Wi-Fi
  4. Select Change adapter options
  5. Right-click on your Wi-Fi connection and select Enable

 

Note

  • If these instructions do not resolve the issue, contact the manufacturer of your computer, or stop by MiTech for assistance

 

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Article ID: 35989
Created
Thu 8/24/17 7:02 PM
Modified
Wed 6/3/20 8:55 AM
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