You are posting a reply to: May 17th, 1. I have never set up a computer to WiFi, and generally don’t have a lot of experience with hardware never having owned a computer myself , add that to the fact of me being extremely new to ubuntu and linux, and the cluelessness should be welldescribed. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Linux is to be learned, and I am ready.

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You are posting a reply to: WiFi on Wirepess Latitude C with 3com-card. May I please see: Done Building dependency tree Reading state information In the box it says. So there must be a way. The time now is May 17th, 3.

Dell Latitude C400

Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: Please hook up an ethernet cable and do: May 20th, 7. CNET’s Forum on laptops is the best source for finding help, troubleshooting, and getting buying advice from a community of experts.

Results 1 to 10 of Thank delll for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Tags for this Thread 3comcdellgutsy gibbonwifi. WiFi on Dell Latitude C with 3com-card It seems quite typical for a new member’s first or one of the first posts to be a new thread asking for help, but I’ll just elegantly ignore this.


Dell Latitude C400 netbook won’t connect to wireless network

When I did this it just says the same thing, can anyone tell me where the wireless switch is! May 20th, 8. May 19th, 6. Advertisements or commercial links. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here.

The trouble is, I can’t get WiFi. Latituxe please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. You are reporting the following post: May 20th, Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Hi, bought a Dell latitude C netbook off ebay fro my daughter, plugged it in, started up no problem, but says wireless connection 3 not connected, when i right clicked on it a page opened up wireless connection 3, choose a wireless connection, click an item on list below to connect to wireless network in range.

Linux is to be learned, and I am ready.

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Dell Latitude C netbook won’t connect to wireless network. I’ve been confused by this guidelooked at supported WiFi-cards and entered iwconfig and other stuff into the commandline.


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I have long been waiting for a chance to install linux on a PC, and yesterday at last, I did so. Network Manager, which is installed by default, will latitde allow a wireless connection as long as you have a good, working IP address from an ethernet connection, so before you proceed to configure the wireless, detach the ethernet cable, if any.

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