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wifi adaptor driver install


KDE - Jul 21 2010
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Question:I have a usb wifi adaptor it can be used with Linux, I dont know how to install the driver from disk. Can you help please.



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Answer:If your disto doesn't recognize the device out-of-the-box and install the kernel module (Linux's driver equivalent), then you may be able to use the NDIS wrapper around the Windows driver.

Run your disto's software package manager (to install and remove software). First search for the name/model of your WLAN card, then search for ndiswrapper.

Or get a Linux supported device and you will not need to install any drivers, it will just work when you plug it in.




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