1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

Realtek 8180 Wireless LAN card - Setup

Discussion in 'Networking' started by Old Bob, Jul 26, 2007.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. Old Bob

    Old Bob Thread Starter

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2004
    Messages:
    491
    My T-21 Thinkpad is setup as a dual-boot Win98SE & PCLinuxOS 0.93a Junior. At the local library, Win98SE connects automatically, open the browser and I'm online.

    With PCLinux I "started" very close, the yellow & green LEDs were on and I had five green "bars" and a green circle. BUT when I opened either browser [SeaMonkey 1.1.1 and Konqueror 3.5.3] I could not get online.

    Note: When I first started, SeaMonkey did connect ONE TIME, but when I rebooted my notebook the connect was gone forever !!!

    "Not knowing what I was doing" [I didn't know if the library was a LAN or "wireless"] I started changing all the settings. Now, I'm getting the message, "Unable to autodetect wireless interface" and on bootup I have a screen "Choose a profile "Default" - "OCL-W". And the yellow & green LEDs never light !!! I tried to undo my changes but went from "bad to worse".

    I need "major help" to undo my mistakes and get to a "auto-logon" condition.
     
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/600962

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice