Join our community today! I spend a lot of time 2 days to fix this bug, with your guide it took me 3 minutes! Manfred Hampl m-hampl said on You should already see a bunch of examples in that file, so follow those. Join Date May Beans 2. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct.

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For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. I’m also fairly new at dealing with Ubuntu, so please bear with me. The wifi card didn’t show up in the lspci results.

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Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour miji-pci getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. There are actually quite a variety of things that could be going wrong at this point, so until we have an idea of what is or is not happening, making any recommendations would be pointless.


If you think that using ndiswrapper would work then let me know. I have another laptop with Linux Mint It worked perfectly fine. This forum is for you. Manfred Hampl m-hampl said on Thank you for this helpful article.

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April 9th, 5. Do I need to install a driver on Ubuntu?

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When I installed Ubuntu Some distros Ubuntu and Fedora at the least already have a version of this driver in their repositories precompiled, tested and ready to go. You just use the package manager to install the proper package.

Dell Wireless 1370 (DW1370)

If its available for your distro, this is usually an easier solution. Tags dellminipciubuntuwirelesswlan Thread Tools. I have downloaded ndiswrapper and the windows driver mini-pfi I am a complete newbie when it comes to Linux in other words I don’t know where to go from here so if someone could break down exactly what I have to do step by step it would be greatly appreciated. The last file is inside a compressed tar file.


I switched to Suse Visit the following links: You can stamp newbie across my forehead any time you want. It has an internal wifi card which isn’t recognized: Join our community today!

I have Internet access when I switch back to Windows – I have a dual-boot thing going on. May 5th, 7.

Ubuntu Linux doesn’t find my internal wifi card

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Originally Posted by Glynixx hi. You might want to have a look at the output of lspci and see if it lists it. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. They kini-pci these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own. When I run lspci in the terminal, it shows: