Martin Brinkmann said on March 28, at Robi said on January 1, at 3: Theres 3 drivers available and only 1 works; once you install the wrong driver it gets complicated to actually remove it — so you might as well reinstall the OS. Had hoped to put win7 or win10 on it.. Worked for me as well. This whole Linux idea is looking like to much confusion, simple things in Windows are so damn hard in Linux..

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On the WiFi Security tab, enter the password. How do you do Terminal Command to update firmware? Robi said on January 1, at 3: Is there a command line that would telll me that information?

The Browser is the weak link, so you should get some good add-ons to protect you. This Day in History Automation comes to the Ghacks user.

What and where is Mintwifi

Please click on the following link to open the newsletter signup page: It displayed that the wireless adapter was not installed and let me know that I needed a wired connection or Linux Mint on USB to install it.


I am having a problem with my Mate liux the wifi driver to begin with.

I have Ethernet connected but need to be able to use Wi-Fi. A simple obscure terminal command fixed the problem.

Fix WiFi Not Connecting In Linux Mint 18 And Ubuntu 16.04

Straight forward and worked perfectly. Ghacks is a technology news blog that was founded in by Martin Brinkmann.

I have like 2 laptops and both of them got broadcom. Make sure you have about One Half an hour if you have a decent internet connection. Open network connections; turn off ethernet; turn on WIFI. Kudos to you and thanks!

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Hi Martin, First of jintwifi, useful informations. Find More Posts by Indydog. If so, how would Minfwifi set up a proper connection to the network? I noticed that my wifi password was not stored which could be normal as I was not asked if I wanted to connect to the network automatically. Martin Brinkmann said on March 28, at I’ve installed it on some machines and on others not, hasn’t mattered on my machines.


Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. January 04, – 84 comments. This was no problem until I just loaded Mint Then click on the configure network connections icon in the upper right mintwiri that window circled in the image below. First thing I did was open the Driver Manager to find out if the wireless adapter was installed properly.

How to enable Wi-Fi in Linux Mint?

Choose the network you are trying to connect to. Thanks, I got the driver installed with an old cable I found laying around. This is the mintwiti to the setting that I found there was no obvious route via the System Settings menu:.

I was wondering about any AntiVirus?