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Old 12-30-2016, 09:00 AM   #1
v1p3r-R
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Unable to install wireless usb adapter in kali linux


I am unable to run wireless usb adapter(i have=TP-Link TL-WN822N 300Mbps High Gain Wireless USB Adapter) on my lenovo laptop which is capable of monitoring mode in kali linux
 
Old 12-30-2016, 09:34 AM   #2
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https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Ha...rkCardsTP-Link

Now according to that, there's 4 different versions of the WN8222N. 3 of them seem to work fine (probably because they are Atheros based). The one that doesn't work, which I'm assuming is the one you have, is a Realtek chipset, which can sometimes be finicky on Linux. Can you confirm that your device is the 3.0 version? It might say on the packaging, or maybe a label on the device. If not, plug the device in and post the output of lsusb, that may reveal some info. If you can confirm you have the 3.0 version.. there's info above on getting it to work.
 
Old 12-30-2016, 03:16 PM   #3
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I am unable to run wireless usb adapter
then why try to use Kali !

i still think the op is trolling
do to the content of the other 10 posts

there is no real useful information in the post

like HOW are you activating the wireless connection in kail
it is disabled by default
 
Old 12-30-2016, 06:04 PM   #4
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then why try to use Kali !

i still think the op is trolling...there is no real useful information in the post...
Maybe not a troll, but a script kiddy wannabe.

I'm trying to keep the size of my ignore list down, but it's gone up by one.
 
  


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