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koloth22
August 6th, 2008, 05:38 PM
I have a gigabyte wireless card in a dell dimension desktop system. I put ubuntu on it because my girlfriend went crazy over this OS. I don't know where to go to connect to wireless or to see if the driver works or not.

pytheas22
August 6th, 2008, 08:46 PM
Please open up a terminal (Applications>Accessories menu), run these commands and post the output here:


lspci -nn
lsusb
lshw -C Network
uname -m

so that we'll know what kind of wireless card you have and can find instructions on how to make it work on Ubuntu.