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Unable to connect to wifi (Lubuntu)


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#1 nioniosk02

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Posted 20 June 2017 - 12:15 PM

So,i installed the lubuntu os on my pc but i can't connect to my WIFI.

I have the cd driver and i use the tp link-wn722n.

It can detect modems but cant connect to them.

Any help would be appreciated..



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#2 Condobloke

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Posted 20 June 2017 - 06:14 PM

Give the steps at these two links a run....hope they help

 

 

https://askubuntu.com/questions/322861/how-to-connect-to-wireless-network-in-lubuntu

 

http://www.webupd8.org/2014/04/fix-lubuntu-1404-network-manager.html


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Posted 20 June 2017 - 09:12 PM

This may also help.

 

https://help.ubuntu.com/16.04/ubuntu-help/net-wireless-troubleshooting-device-drivers.html

 

https://sites.google.com/site/easylinuxtipsproject/internet


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Posted 21 June 2017 - 08:11 PM

I had the same issue with Mint 16 a couple of years ago, just added the non-free drivers

$ sudo apt-get install linux-firmware-nonfree
$ sudo apt-get install firmware-atheros
$ sudo service network-manager restart

if that doesn't work we can always add the backports from way back when, when it did work.


Edited by TsVk!, 21 June 2017 - 08:16 PM.


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Posted 21 June 2017 - 10:42 PM

Would you please post the outcome of this command.

sudo lshw -short

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