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I recently downloaded Ubuntu and installed it. Every thing works just fine, but when I want connect to my wireless network, it says enter authenticating code. When I enter the code correctly, 2 or 3 minutes later its want authenticating code again. I even removed my password from my wireless settings but it want authenticating code again!

This is my first time using Linux.

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What type of network card do you have? –  Seth Mar 17 '13 at 22:14
Possible duplicate: askubuntu.com/questions/64903/… –  Aaron Hill Mar 17 '13 at 22:19
@Aaron, no, that other question was about problems after resuming. –  guntbert Mar 17 '13 at 22:23
i dont know my laptop model is asus a42ja and my wireless is intel ..i think. i can find wireless network but i can't connect to them –  alexander Mar 17 '13 at 22:57
plz help me..i dont know what to do –  alexander Mar 18 '13 at 0:01

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