Fix the Wi-Fi error Radio switch is off

Well, back in time people used Wi-Fi radio switches to turn on and off the Wi-Fi but with the improvement in technology users are now able to enable/disable the Wi-Fi using the software so the radio switches aren’t useful anymore, in fact, they cause problems now such as the error message: Wi-Fi error Radio switch is off which causes hindrance in the WiFi connection. If you’re also facing this issue then follow this step-by-step guide to fix it.

How can I resolve the error of WiFi radio switches?

Check BIOS:

  • Press Windows key + I key
  • The Settings app will open
  • Now click Update and Security
  • Then select Recovery
  • Next, click on Restart now under the Advanced Startup option
  • Select Troubleshoot
  • Choose Advanced Options
  • Then select UEFI Firmware Settings and Restart
  • Now your PC will boot into BIOS from where you can work further

Update your adapter’s drivers:

  • Press Windows key + X key
  • Next, click on Device Manager.
  • When the Device Manager manager opens head to Display Adapters section, find your network’s Adapter driver.
  • Next, right-click on the driver and click on uninstall
  • Then tick the Remove the driver software for this device box and click ok.
  • After the driver has been removed, Restart your PC
  • Now go to your respective network’s adapter manufacturer’s site and download and install the latest drivers.


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