Mint19 won't connect to router

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Haskell+74
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Mint19 won't connect to router

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Mint19 32bit won't connect to router Archer A7
Mint20 64bit will connect. I tried 3 32bit Linux distributions and none would connect and Ubuntu 20 would connect. Does anyone no why?
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Re: Mint19 won't connect to router

Post by Larry78723 »

Without knowing anything about the hardware involved it's impossible to help. Please post an inxi -Fxxxz report from the 32bit machine. This will give us a concise overview of your hardware and on how Mint sees it.

Here is how to generate the report and post it:

Boot from your installation media (USB/DVD)
Open a terminal window (Ctrl-Alt-t). Make it fullscreen to avoid unneeded linebreaks or chopped lines. Execute the command

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 inxi -Fxxxz 
exactly as it has been typed here.

Mark the complete text output which the command will display with your mouse.
Press the keyboard shortcut <Shift><Ctrl>C to copy the marked text into the clipboard.
Enclose the results between the code markers by selecting </> from the mini toolbar above the textbox where you type your reply then paste <Ctrl>V them in your reply between the code markers.

The results will help us to help you.

Larry
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