Q. How do I turn on the WiFi on my Huntsville City Schools laptop?

I am in the library trying to use the WiFi, but my laptop says that WiFi is not turned on. What do I do?


If you have a Huntsville City Schools laptop, you must use Function key 8 to turn on the Wireless.

  1. Hold down the FN (function) key, and then press F8.
  2. A box should appear telling you that the Wireless function is off.
  3. While continuing to hold down the FN button, press F8 again. This should toggle Wireless to "on."
  4. Give your laptop a few seconds to boot up the Wireless. Click on the network button in the bottom right-hand toolbar and select "LibraryNet" from the list of available networks.
  5. After a few seconds, go to an Internet browser and type in a web address.

Still having problems? Contact a library staff member for assistance.

  • Last Updated Jan 09, 2019
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  • Answered By Department Reference & Adult Services

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