how to set up ethernet on linux mint 14?

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how to set up ethernet on linux mint 14?

Postby Jap00 on Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:22 pm

how do i set up an ethernet connection on linux mint 14? thanks!
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Re: how to set up ethernet on linux mint 14?

Postby cecar on Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:24 pm

Plug in the cable. You're welcome!
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Re: how to set up ethernet on linux mint 14?

Postby Jap00 on Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:28 pm

i have tried but the network program still insists it is unplugged.
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Re: how to set up ethernet on linux mint 14?

Postby cecar on Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:44 pm

We need more info. Open up a terminal and post the output of.

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inxi -n


I have never experienced myself that a networkcard dont work out of the box.
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Re: how to set up ethernet on linux mint 14?

Postby usbtux on Thu Feb 14, 2013 3:45 pm

Change network cable / take out put back securely in on both ends.

Do you have a network icon on the menu bar?

Left click it should show - wired ON, if not click on network settings - click ON
No luck - options - tick connect automatically.
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Re: how to set up ethernet on linux mint 14?

Postby Jap00 on Thu Feb 14, 2013 4:23 pm

the on slider seems to go off every time i close it.
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