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Dell Latitude D630 Laptop install challenge

Results 1 to 9 of 9. Cheap dongles can bring their own problems though I haven’t figured out how to identify the card in Linux, so I am clueless as to what driver I actually need to download and install. Nov 3, Messages: Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. I should have asked how are you accessing the internet currently?

Then I followed the steps on this page: Welcome to Our Community While Linux. Any other tricks I can use to get the wifi working. Wireelss you do a deell install to a hard drive or a persistent install to USB the wireless card would probably work ‘automagically’ without you needing to faff about.


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Join Date Dec Beans 3. I’m a silly billy, Tammy.

I may have the time backwards Then it hangs there and nothing happens. I have read a bit through the thread, but my head starts to swim a little in all the tech stuff. My boss gave me an old D that the IT dept.

I am not able to hook up to wired. Ihave flicked the switch, no indicator light for WiFi.

I have checked bios and card is on, I have used the driver’s from the USB download changing the choice from not found to the available choice.

Wireless connection on dell latitude d Iwconfig shows no wireless, inxi -Fxs sees both onboard cards both broadcom.

I’m posting this link to my thread as the answer was given there by Wild Man: If your phone is a somehow modern smartphone – it must be otherwise you wouldn’t be downloading with it – surely it can do USB tethering. ,inux it’s working for you! How do I install wireless drivers on my Dell D laptop without a wired connection? Post as a guest Name.


Email Required, but never rell. Jonathan 1 6. It has an Intel chipset and it works just fine.

Can I use a USB to upload the driver’s needed without having to drag my laptop linuxx a wired connection? Sign up or log in Sign up using Google. Del, is installed to the USB dongle like it would be to a hard drive? First, I don’t know if the wireless card actually works Ethernet does and if it does, Mint is not recognizing it.

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