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.

Wifi on Ubuntu

Discussion in 'Linux and Unix' started by UnitedMi, Oct 28, 2011.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. UnitedMi

    UnitedMi Thread Starter

    Mar 21, 2011
    I installed ubuntu 11.0 last night. I am very happy with it, except I need internet on it. I use a 2wire 802.11g USB adapter to access my network. I know it works on Windows (officially) because I use it on it. I just want to know if anyone knows of a universal driver or one that works on Linux (official or not, I don't care). Thank you in advance for the help! Below is a picture of it.
  2. leroys1000

    leroys1000 Banned

    Aug 15, 2007
    You can probably use ndiswrapper to install the windows driver.
    Check the ubuntu software installer for it.
    Basically,you install ndiswrapper and run it,point it to the drivers
    on your windows driver CD and install the drivers,then go into
    ubuntu network settings and setup the connection.
  3. arochester


    Jan 17, 2007
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/1024416

  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