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easy to setup wifi cards

Postby jonass » Mon Jan 14, 2013 5:46 pm

I am running mint 14 cinnamon 32 bit, anyone have suggestions on an easily set up wifi card?

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Re: easy to setup wifi cards

Postby bigj231 » Mon Jan 14, 2013 9:00 pm

For laptops, I haven't had much issue with the Atheros AR9285 based cards. I've also heard good things about the intel cards. I think the Broadcom cards tend to have the issues. You just plug them in and start using them. You will lose your saved networks if you change your MAC address.
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Re: easy to setup wifi cards

Postby DataMan » Tue Jan 15, 2013 6:31 am

You might want to poke around :

http://community.linuxmint.com/hardware/welcome

Wifi will produce a short list (as in not comprehensive) of devices compatible with Mint.

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