compaq nx6110 win xp no wifi

got a computer off a friend, had to get a new monitor, computer has not been on for several years , have been updating it, but i can't get wifi working. the light remains off, and hp wireless assistant does not open , even after i uninstalled it and downloaded a new one from the official hp site. 
 

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Last updated April 30, 2019 Views 1,435 Applies to:
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Hi,

 

Thank you for writing in Microsoft Communities. I understand that you are unable to connect wireless internet.

 

Please go ahead and follow the methods mentioned from the link and later update us on the status of the issue.

 

Troubleshoot a Lost Internet Connection on a Wireless Network with Windows XP: http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?objectID=c00045314

 

Wired and wireless network problems: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows/network-connection-problem-help#network-problems=windows-xp&v1h=win8tab1&v2h=win7tab1&v3h=winvistatab1&v4h=winxptab1

 

 

Please perform these recommended steps and post back if you are still experiencing the issue.

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