Originally Posted by ckent
lately my wireless card has not been working when i boot up. i cannot connect to the internet unless i run "sudo modprobe ndiswrapper" and then everything works fine. can someone tell me why it keeps turning off or how to keep it on?
you can check if the module gets loaded automatically.
Look in /etc/modules and check if ndiswrapper is there.
Also check the log files /var/log/messages and dmesg for any errors.
For example, for my wireless I always have to reload the module before I can load it.