Just stick it in and boot. I also have ubuntu on my laptop and thing is that from ubuntu I CAN connect to my uni network??? Kontralien Oct 11, That can test a lot of hardware including the wifi card. Taping over any Mini PCI-e pin is a delicate exercise in patience, the connectors are less than the width of most ball point pens. The complete instructions for this procedure are here. I’m so happy to the point where I’d give you guys an internet hug.

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Problem with unauthorized MiniPCI network card – ThinkWiki

You tried installing the drivers manually? The pop-up screen indicated that it could not find any radio devices at all, No wireless, No Bluetooth. Sometimes it can’t see it, sometimes it can’t get IP adress. L – BIOS update 1.

Maybe it’s the problem in driver because on Ubuntu it works great. Parents asked me for some help with home wireless; need some advice ApostateTapirDec 10,in forum: It is dangerous to mess with your BIOS, you can easily make your machine unbootable. BIOS by cmuelasl updated using preinstalled Windows 7.


Kontralien Oct 11, KontralienOct 11,in forum: Combinations reported to work this way:. BaconfatDec 1,in forum: It can run off the disk and you neywork need to install it, but if the wireless is working it should tell you when boot into the desktop. You must log in or sign up to reply here.

R61 Wireless internet not working

Matthew Garrett rewrote the code to provide more error checking. Share This Page Tweet. Anyway, I let the notebook finish installing all its drivers and other applications, only to later notice that the wireless internet and Bluetooth do not work.

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Retrieved from ” https: Pin 20 is located on the underside of the miniPCI Express board, second pin from the notch, on the side with more pins.

I have this question too. Forums Knowledge Base Blogs. ZaZAug 5, I was finally able to access the radio control settings,: Check the tiny physical wireless radio switchlikely at the networkk left corner of the notebook.


Danishblunt Dec 11, Message 1 of 3. Without taping there will be no error but it won’t work.

So does this mean ntwork is a hardware problem? That should tell you whether it’s a hardware ro software issue. Before you apply any fixes, be sure to check the voltage between pin 11 and ground can be found for example on the MiniPCI latch arms – it should give you about 3.

As a result, the LED doesn’t get proper signals and fails.

Laptop can’t connect to my university wireless network which is open, but at home networ, is ok. You have been warned. Navigation menu Personal tools Log in.