How to Make a Wi-Fi Connection With a Toshiba Satellite Laptop

By Stephen Lilley

Depending on the age of your Toshiba Satellite laptop computer, it either shipped running the Windows Vista or Windows 7 operating system. Luckily, all models connect to Wi-Fi wireless Internet networks in exactly the same way. These Toshiba Satellite laptops have an internal wireless adapter that will allow you to connect to these networks wherever you happen to be and check your email or browse your favorite web pages.

Step 1

Click the "Wireless Network" icon in your Toshiba Satellite laptop computer's system tray. This will expand upward into a list of all available Wi-Fi networks.

Step 2

Click "Refresh" to make sure you're viewing every network connection that is available.

Step 3

Click on the name of the Wi-Fi wireless Internet network to which you want your Toshiba Satellite laptop computer to connect.

Step 4

Click "Connect" to make the connection between your Toshiba Satellite laptop computer and that particular Wi-Fi wireless Internet network.