Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. Truemobile Hi guys, i’ve been looking around online for how to install my internal wireless card and i haven’t had much luck. Google is probably your friend, if you want to go that route. Since Dell almost always uses Broadcom chipsets in their wireless cards, would you mind posting the output of lspci so we can double-check on the chipset? Did not have to look for anything or whatever. That tells us that something is blocking the kernel from identifying the presence of your wifi card. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration.

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Dell Truemobile on Mandrake 9. It does nothing that I know of.

Please login or register. So I tried the install thing you said to do.

I wonder if you still have the Zorin live image available? This is an application that checks for both hardware and software “blocks” of wifi cards.

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In fact I went on the forum and had to ask for help because it would connect and then lose connection and then reconnect again then repeat. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

Truemobile Hi guys, i’ve been looking around online for how to install my internal wireless card and i haven’t had much luck. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. Last thing – since the kernels in both Linux Lite and Zorin are not identifying the card it could also be that the card has stopped working. The time now is First, if your laptop has a hardware switch for wifi on Dell systems usually on the left side of the machine make sure it is in the “on” position.

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Did you miss your activation email? I know this because when I truemobilee Zorn 7 OS on it there was a wireless connection and it did connect to my network. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. A gun in your hand is worth more than a whole police force on the phone. Hey Thanks for the help.

Plus I think that I remember that when I tried to load Win 7 into this thing and it did not find the wireless I think I very well lknux have done something to whatever card might have been there. It has on most every other older Dell I’ve come across.

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Send this topic Print. Driver for Dell Truemobile Glad you got this sorted. But after I did an update that stopped doing that. Love this version of linux though I have found that there are long-standing problems with the Truemobile card see for example https: Ok great all that information sounds awesome and I really appreciate the help.

Having a USB dongle sticking out of the back of the system is admittedly not very suave – but on the other hand, it works! It is not recognizing that there is a wireless adapter. I have posted about Broadcom WLAN cards on here elsewhere, but before going there, let’s figure out exactly what you have first. That’s what rfkill is designed to help with. If you can get rfkill installed and run the “list” command see my previous post that may help us diagnose the problem.

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