Hi, Sorry to bug you I ran into an old laptop with a bad wifi switch I was able to put a small piece of tape over the #'13' on the pci mini wifi card to enable the wifi card all the time. heres a link you might check I know it is off topic but it's helpful. Sorry to bug you. http://www.notebookforums.com/t/225429/broken-wireless-hardware-switch-fix 

Date: Tue, 3 Sep 2013 20:47:25 -0500
From: mjb at umn.edu
To: tclug-list at mn-linux.org
Subject: Re: [tclug-list] Does anyone use UMN WiFi under Linux (Debian)

On Tue, 03 Sep 2013, Ryan Coleman said:
> The U networks have an interstitial page that requires you sign in before using… could your DNS be trying to override their settings and keeping you from getting to the login.umn.edu domain (or whatever it is - when hockey season starts next month {!!!!!!} I will know the exact login script)?
The UofM Guest network has a TOS click through where you supply an email
address, I think, and the "UofM" network has the interstitial login screen
for staff/student logins, but the "UofM Secure" and the new eduroam
networks don't have a login screen.

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