View Full Version : [ubuntu] Belkin PCI Wireless card acting 'disabled'

April 29th, 2009, 04:38 PM
I've just tried Ubuntu for the first time but cannot get the internet working.

There aren't any wireless networks appearing, although the system seems to recognise the type of wireless card. I followed the steps in the troubleshooting in Ubuntu, typing some strange command into the terminal and it came back as 'DISABLED'.

I looked at the sticky link here but was unable to make head nor tail of what was going on. Since I can't get online in Ubuntu, I can't keep going back and forth trying things from the sticky since I don't really know what I'm doing.

Would someone be able to walk me through a few basic steps?

It's a Belkin 802.11g, in a PCI slot of a PC.