View Full Version : [ubuntu] Wireless Connection Issue

May 3rd, 2011, 02:59 AM
Having problems connecting to my wireless router... I can connect with security turned off, but when I enable WPA I run into issues.

I have looked around quite a bit and keep seeing a "Network Manager" gui tool that was supposed to be included with my Ubuntu 10.10 but I don't see it. I have a network connections menu that I can play around with and try to set up manually but can't get it to work. I have everything entered correctly (to my knowledge) and still no luck.

I installed "Wifi Radar" and can view my network with it, but when I try to connect with it, it gets stuck on "Acquiring IP Address DHCP"

Any help is appreciated.

*Additional Information"
Netgear WG311 Wireless NIC Card using WINXP driver.
ndiswrapper to install it
using wifi radar to manage connection
network broadcasts SSID and has WPA security enabled.

May 3rd, 2011, 04:41 AM
hi there could you open you terminal and tye in

iwlist auth

and paste here thanks

May 4th, 2011, 04:59 PM
Thank you for trying to help, but I figured it out on my own. I was missing wlan0 in my configs. Just a noob mistake I overlooked in the tut I was reading...