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December 6th, 2008, 04:07 PM
I need Help Please My Wireless Doesnt Seem To Work.

I checked the on the Hardware Drivers It Says Activated but It Also says In Use.

Help Please.

December 6th, 2008, 04:58 PM
Can you go into the Terminal and post the results of:

lshw -C network
If it is a Broadcom card, can to tell us which option you selected from Hardware Drivers?

December 6th, 2008, 05:13 PM
okay i did that on terminal and i get this codes

ubuntu@ubuntu:~$ lshw -C network
WARNING: you should run this program as super-user.
*-network UNCLAIMED
description: Ethernet controller
product: AR242x 802.11abg Wireless PCI Express Adapter
vendor: Atheros Communications Inc.
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:08:00.0
version: 01
width: 64 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: cap_list
configuration: latency=0
description: Ethernet interface
product: RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller
vendor: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd.
physical id: 0
bus info: pci@0000:09:00.0
logical name: eth0
version: 02
serial: 00:1e:68:cb:ed:f2
width: 64 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: bus_master cap_list ethernet physical
configuration: broadcast=yes driver=r8169 driverversion=2.3LK-NAPI latency=0 module=r8169 multicast=yes
*-network DISABLED
description: Ethernet interface
physical id: 1
logical name: pan0
serial: ce:97:b3:44:12:d5
capabilities: ethernet physical
configuration: broadcast=yes driver=bridge driverversion=2.3 firmware=N/A multicast=yes

And The Driver Is Atheros 802.11 wireless LAN cards

help please.