Wireless not connecting ?

All Gurus once were Newbies
Forum rules
There are no such things as "stupid" questions. However if you think your question is a bit stupid, then this is the right place for you to post it. Please stick to easy to-the-point questions that you feel people can answer fast. For long and complicated questions prefer the other forums within the support section.
Before you post please read this

Wireless not connecting ?

Postby EwOkIE on Thu Nov 29, 2012 12:22 pm

Ok Mint v13 can see the Internet and asks for password

Put password in and then 10 secs later it asks again :?:

..why?
EwOkIE
Level 1
Level 1
 
Posts: 10
Joined: Sun Nov 25, 2012 8:51 am

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.
 

Re: Wireless not connecting ?

Postby sagirfahmid3 on Thu Nov 29, 2012 1:19 pm

Open the terminal, paste the output of "lspci" (excluding quotes) over here.
User avatar
sagirfahmid3
Level 6
Level 6
 
Posts: 1054
Joined: Sun Sep 04, 2011 12:39 pm

Re: Wireless not connecting ?

Postby twodogs on Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:17 pm

This works for me..

Code: Select all
sudo modprobe -r iwlagn && sudo modprobe iwlagn bt_coex_active=0
--
Image
Lenovo laptop B575 8 gigs memory, 750 hard drive, and Linux Mint 17 Qiana Cinnamon 64-bit
User avatar
twodogs
Level 4
Level 4
 
Posts: 265
Joined: Sat Jun 09, 2007 9:18 pm

Re: Wireless not connecting ?

Postby sagirfahmid3 on Fri Nov 30, 2012 3:22 pm

Don't post something without knowing what card he has. You had an Intel wireless card, he might not.
User avatar
sagirfahmid3
Level 6
Level 6
 
Posts: 1054
Joined: Sun Sep 04, 2011 12:39 pm


Return to Newbie Questions

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: alban, Bing [Bot], cllvt, Google Adsense [Bot], peterldg and 59 guests