Search found 4 matches

by Wolfpeach
Fri Aug 31, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [SOLVED] Wireless not working on Lenovo ideapad 330 w/ Mint 19 (Mate)
Replies: 5
Views: 10773

Re: Wireless not working on Lenovo ideapad 330 w/ Mint 19 (Mate)

Thanks JeremyB! That worked perfectly. I dont understand how changing the BIOS settings impacted a driver install once the OS had booted, but it did... After disabling secure boot , and going through the previous steps (editing Makefile, doing make sudo make install sudo modprobe 8821ce ) all is now...
by Wolfpeach
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:53 am
Forum: Wireless
Topic: [SOLVED] Wireless not working on Lenovo ideapad 330 w/ Mint 19 (Mate)
Replies: 5
Views: 10773

[SOLVED] Wireless not working on Lenovo ideapad 330 w/ Mint 19 (Mate)

I cant find, or activate, the wifi network ( Realtek RTL8821CE 802.11ac PCIe ) on my new install of Mint 19 Mate . It works fine with windows 10, but I'd rather use Mint. The dual-boot install was smooth, and the touchpad works perfectly, but wifi is missing. I've tried running driver manager, but i...
by Wolfpeach
Fri Aug 31, 2018 5:19 am
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] LM19 WiFi not showing in network settings
Replies: 33
Views: 11560

Re: [SOLVED] LM19 WiFi not showing in network settings

Update: I've also tried an older kernel, Mint 18.3 (Mate), and found the same problem - no wifi present. All of the steps shown in the successful solution for the OP seemed to work, up until the final stage, where I get the "required key not available" error, which has me stumped. Same version of Mi...
by Wolfpeach
Thu Aug 30, 2018 1:39 pm
Forum: Newbie Questions
Topic: [SOLVED] LM19 WiFi not showing in network settings
Replies: 33
Views: 11560

Re: [SOLVED] LM19 WiFi not showing in network settings

Thanks for posting this - I've been having the same problem with my Lenovo ideapad 330, running Linux Mint 19 Mate from a USB stick. Wireless network is not functioning, no sign of any network. I've checked the hardware, and I have: Lenovo RTL8821CE 802.11ac PCIe Wireless Network Adapter I've follow...

Go to advanced search