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I have installed ubuntu 12.10 on a new Zoostorm Laptop, Intel Pentium DC B980 2.4GHz, 8GB RAM, 500GB HDD, 15.6\" HD LED. Ubuntu works a treat but the wifi will not work. Has anyone had a similar problem and knows how to fix it? thanks

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We need some more details, like what kind of card, but generally the problem is that there is no driver installed. –  iKiel2012 Dec 31 '12 at 17:56
    
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! Please start troubleshooting here: My WiFi adapter is not working at all. Where to start troubleshooting? –  gertvdijk Jan 3 '13 at 13:08

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I have exactly the same laptop and the answer by izx from this thread did the job for me on Lubuntu 12.10:

Wireless card Realtek RTL8723AE-BT is not recognized

I also fallowed user239558 suggestions and downloaded newest driver from here: www.liteon.com/UserFiles/driver/Module/Network/WLAN/RTL/rtl_92ce_92se_92de_8723ae_linux_mac80211_0007.0809.2012.tar.gz

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