You might need to add wireless firmware for Linux. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy , Privacy Policy , and our Terms of Service. All times are GMT Vista works fine with the card they shipped in the machine, so I don’t think Acer would replace the card for another one. Find More Posts by bobbyshafter.

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Aspire 5570Z Wireless Problems

John Hill 3 55700z They have replaced the Atheros cards with Intel with a note “changed Atheros to Intel for customer satisfaction”. For about a month I am trying to get the wireless work. I tried updating the madwifi drivers again, to no avail. How is the Intel card working for you?

If i am able to connect to one of the ap but not the others is this a channel problem? Download the latest xp diver,extracted the driver folder and save to my desktop. This forum is for you.

Join our community today! Find More Posts by windozehater. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. I was able to connect to all including my ap with wpa using the usb adapter wua and ndiswrapper.


I can connect to one of the many open ap in my area. I ordered an Intel yesterday, I’ll post here how well it works once I get it. For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. For anyone interested, you can read all about my issues getting Linux running on the Aspire The Ethernet works but the wifi does not. Please be thoughtful, detailed and courteous, and adhere to our posting rules.

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When I used this card, I got a good constanst signal immediately so I knew it had to be the internal card itself. Both are recongnise by the linux driver. Ask Ubuntu works best with JavaScript enabled. Brandon Morgan 96 2 2 7. Sign up using Email and Password. Check your firewall and security setting This means you don’t have to worry about accidentally hitting the keyboard hot-key and disabling connectivity at a crucial point — say, in a video conference.


I have an Acer Aspire which I think has the same Atheros wifi. I have taken my laptop to Acer and told them that they were selling the notebook preinstalled with Linpus Linux [despite no X installed] and they are installing some hardware which is not supported by the operating system they installed and that they are not providing any drivers to get it to work.

This button or switch is often located on the front edge of the Acer Aspire or just above the keyboard. I am running fiesty on my Acer Aspire Z.

– Wifi not working on Acer Aspire Z – Ask Ubuntu

If so how do i set the channel. All times are GMT Do i have to use a usb wifi or a wifi card that is supported any suggestion.

Just bought my first laptop. Have something to contribute to this discussion? Is there a known bug in fiesty that is the cause?.