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Jul 20, Dell Latitude C Notebook. It just never finishes trying to connect. When it works, it’s rock solid. Dad decided it wasn’t worth the trouble and just stuck WinXP back on the laptop, which works fine. To check what card is installed use the command:

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I don’t think lsusb latitde help, but here it is: Find More Posts by frankbell View Blog. Find More Posts by beezum Changed eth0 entry -from- iface eth0 inet static address If yours does then it will be printed on one of the stickers that are underneath the laptop.

This toggles On and Off for wireless adapter. If you have a reputable independent second-hand store nearby, that might be a place to look if you want to pursue this.

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I looked this up on Google, though, and it looks like a card that you need to stick in a PC card slot, not something that would be built in to the laptop.


Dell Latitude C laptop and linux – Koos van den Hout

Linux for Dell Latitude C Last edited by frankbell; at Please assign your manual to a product: I would recommend getting one like the one in the link below. You can’t post answers that contain an email address.

In earlier versions of Ubuntu this was installed as long when installing system updates as long as the laptop was connected to the Internet at the time ie by ethernet cable. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

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Instead, I can see all the available networks, and choose one to attempt to connect to. If you model has the optional wireless card installed. How can this be resolved. The email address fell is already associated to an account.

If you need to reset your password, click here. I’ve had it work for me on Slackware The one I used for years before I moved back home to Virginia used to sell grab-bag used stuff for five dollars with no guarantee, of course.


Anyway, if any of this gives someone an idea on how to approach the problem from here, let me know. Finally as I said earlier this is if you have a Broadcom mini-wireless card. Having a problem logging in?

Tags dellwireless Thread Tools. Posted on Jan 02, I also went ahead and ran the following: Want to know if that peripheral is compatible with Linux? Not all laptops provide that kind of information of date of manufacture. I cannot find a wifi option on this laptop please help Posted by Jennifer Dixon on Jun 29, More Print this page Share this page.

If you get a good stable connection might need to pick up a new router. Dell Latitude C won’t connect to any wireless network So my dad has an old Dell Latitude C that we’re trying to install linux on.