By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. In that case post the output of Code:. Connected [ Oh – and one more thing They hope 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. Thought I’d tie up some loose ends on this thread. That is apparently the actual card installed in the laptop.
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To check what card is installed use the command: But, I knew I was getting somewhere when I was able to get the laptop talking to the router.
Some of the older members not older in years, older in Linux remembered situations such as this, in which Linux saw the card and could not communicate with it, from rell PCMCIA card days.
If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Find More Posts by penguintutor. Thought I’d tie up some loose ends on this thread. If so, a new USB card might be the best way to go.
That is apparently the eell card installed in the laptop. Find More Posts by StinkyB.
Dell Latitude C won’t connect to any wireless network
Linux – Hardware This forum is for Hardware issues. Please post the output of Code: Dell Latitude C won’t connect to any wireless network So my dad has an old Dell Latitude C that we’re trying to install linux on.
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Here’s the output of x640 -C Network: So my dad has an old Dell Latitude C that we’re trying to install linux on. In earlier versions of Ubuntu this was installed as long when installing system updates as long as the laptop was connected to the Internet at c604 time ie by ethernet cable.
Join our community today! I don’t know this for a fact, but the funky way it responds to various detection test leads me in that direction.
Please post the output of Code:. I looked this up on Google, wii, and it looks like a card that you need to stick in a PC card slot, not something that would be built in to the laptop.
Instead, I can see all the available networks, and choose one to attempt to connect to. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.
The card typically used is a Dell branded card, but is based on the broadcom chipset.
According to the specs PDFit came with Dell-branded wireless card, but, I was unable to track down in the time I was willing to devote to it who manufactured the card for Dell. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. As it turns out, you guys were oh-so-close You have no idea how happy I was when Firefox finally wici the Google home page! You should then be able to select the appropriate network from the normal network list.
Dell Latitude C640 Wifi Cards
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