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Old 07-08-2008, 01:35 AM   #1
boone773
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Wireles problem - USB dongle


Hi people,

I am currently having a problem with an ASUS WL-167G dongle.

Conncection Wizard recognizes the USB, recognizes my active network, I click on "Wireless", "Scan", click on my network, click on "WEP", enter my network key, click "Use this profile", Wizard reports success, I click on "Acquire DHCP IP", Wizard reports success, but I cannot open any websites?!

Does anyone have advice?

Many thanks, Boone
 
Old 07-09-2008, 02:04 PM   #2
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You may need to install a driver, here is a link to linux drivers for ralink chipsets.

http://www.ralinktech.com/ralink/Hom...ort/Linux.html
 
Old 07-12-2008, 07:39 AM   #3
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Hi Larry,

Thanks for your advice! It wasn't about the driver.

Actually I have no idea what it was, I switched my network from WEP to WPA/PSK and manually configured wlan0 via commandline and now it all works neatly

Thanks a lot!
 
  


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