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I have Ubuntu 12.10. I have cabled in my TP Link Wi-Fi USB adpter but it doesn't work. Can anyone tell me where can I find drivers for linux? My model is TL-WN722N at 150 Mb/s.

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You need to investigate 'USB mode switch' settings to support your particular modem. Otherwise, it will look like a USB storage device to Ubuntu.

See answer in: USB mode switch - Some Background

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What's the output of your ifconfig and iwconfig commands?

Have you tried the ndiswrapper approach?

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