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Old 11-09-2012, 01:40 PM   #1
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Unhappy I have tried 6 distros and cannot get my wireless on my laptop to work


4 years ago my laptops would get me logged on without any help. I thought that drivers for wlans were a thing of the past. My laptop is HP635 and the chip is an Atheros AR9285 I have tried Suse12.2, Fedora17 , Mint KDE 13, Mageia any thoughts?

If I cannot get it to work I will use a wireless USB. Anyone Know what manufacturer I should try that works on the present drivers, my choice would be Realtek?

Last edited by bscho; 11-09-2012 at 01:47 PM. Reason: second thoughts
 
Old 11-09-2012, 09:00 PM   #2
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This link from the Ubuntu forums might help:

http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1286503
 
Old 11-10-2012, 01:45 PM   #3
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wireless atheros chip

Thanks for your help I'll try that.
 
  


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