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Brand has a lot to do with it too. I bought a usb dongle for my wife's computer and spent all night fiddling with all kinds of things trying to get it to work (including trying a different distro). The next day I took it back to try a different brand (as is often the need for Linux) and found a Kodak branded one at a different store for $30 less. Worked as soon as I plugged it in.
Hi everyone! I am using a generic (unbranded). It works in windows but it won't work in puppy Linux 4.1.2 which prevents me from downloading/uploading data from/to my mobile phone. I would appreciate if somebody could help me make my usb works. Thank you.