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by sampson
Mon Jun 13, 2011 11:34 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Wireless card not supported?
Replies: 7
Views: 1210

Re: Wireless card not supported?

bump.
by sampson
Mon Jun 06, 2011 2:27 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Wireless card not supported?
Replies: 7
Views: 1210

Re: Wireless card not supported?

All I can find are .img files. I cannot find an .inf driver file anywhere online.

Am I missing something?
by sampson
Sun Jun 05, 2011 1:14 pm
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Wireless card not supported?
Replies: 7
Views: 1210

Re: Wireless card not supported?

Thanks. The router is a Netgear WNR2000 . It is definitely broadcasting as my cell phone is able to utilize the connection, and the same laptop is able to use the connection when booted into Windows. I have also rebooted the system after installing/activating the driver. Here is the other informatio...
by sampson
Sat Jun 04, 2011 12:20 am
Forum: Hardware Support
Topic: Wireless card not supported?
Replies: 7
Views: 1210

Wireless card not supported?

I've installed the latest version of mint on my Dell Inspiron E1405, but I cannot get my wireless internet to work. My wireless network is not being detected. I have the 'Broadcom STA' wireless card, and have downloaded and activated the driver for it (by plugging an ethernet cable into the laptop) ...
by sampson
Mon Jun 01, 2009 11:44 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems with booting and shutting down
Replies: 13
Views: 2095

Re: Problems with booting and shutting down

exploder wrote:Mint 7 Gloria might be the answer to your problems. The Jaunty base is supposed to have better support for multiple displays. It's worth a shot.
That's what I've got. http://www.linuxmint.com/download.php
by sampson
Mon Jun 01, 2009 2:55 pm
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems with booting and shutting down
Replies: 13
Views: 2095

Re: Problems with booting and shutting down

Holding down a key didn't work. :( However, I have been reading around about this problems for days now and tinkering for several hours this afternoon and came to the conclusion that it could be a compatibility problem related to dual GPUs. I removed the second card and what do you know, Linux boote...
by sampson
Sat May 30, 2009 1:59 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems with booting and shutting down
Replies: 13
Views: 2095

Re: Problems with booting and shutting down

Could you add some specifics on how I do this? As I said before I am a Linux rookie, so I honestly didn't understand any of that.
by sampson
Thu May 28, 2009 3:45 am
Forum: Installation & Boot
Topic: Problems with booting and shutting down
Replies: 13
Views: 2095

Problems with booting and shutting down

First off, I'm a Linux rookie. I ran my first Linux all last week from a LiveCD and finally decided to install this afternoon. However, my installation has not gone as smooth as my "live" experience as that ran beautifully. I also had no troubles with the installation steps; I partition my drive jus...

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