Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter [SOLVED]

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kodimyl
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Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter [SOLVED]

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My HP Compaq dc7600 SFF PC with Linux Mint 19.1 "Cinnamon" installed does not recognize Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter.
lsusb returns, "Bus 001 Device 002: ID 0bda:f179 Realtek Semiconductor Corp."
Please help Newbie here :(
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Re: Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter

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Try this:
https://github.com/kelebek333/rtl8188fu

You need to establish temporary internet by other means for this. Also, you need to have disabled Secure Boot in the BIOS of your computer.

Launch a terminal window (this is how to launch a terminal window) and copy/paste the commands into the terminal.
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Re: Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter

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It worked like a charm. Thank you so much

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Re: Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter [SOLVED]

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Hi,

Thanks ..resolved my Realtek RTL8188FTV Wireless LAN 802.11n USB 2.0 with Ubuntu 16.04 TLS


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Re: Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter [SOLVED]

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It worked .
I was trying from last so many days. I am really delighted and now my wifi is working on Linux also.
Thanks kelebek.

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Re: Realtek RTL8188FTV WiFi USB Adapter [SOLVED]

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THANK YOU THANKS A TON! It worked and I am really so thankful to you for this . I have been trying to resolve this for more than 2 hours and thanks to you I finally did it..!

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