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I have built myself a new server/pc. I happened to installed a WiFi card that was not supported by ubuntu 12.04 lts, so I found drivers that worked and all was good for some time. After the kernel update I rebuilt the drivers with no success, so I ran the live CD of 13.04 and the WiFi worked cool. I then did the upgrade to 12.10 and finely to 13.04 but the WiFi is still not working. Any suggestions?

lspci

Network controller: Ralink corp. RT5360 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R


sudo lshw -C network

*-network UNCLAIMED
description: Network controller
product: RT5360 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R
vendor: Ralink corp.
physical id: 6
bus info: pci@0000:03:06.0
version: 00
width: 32 bits
clock: 33MHz
capabilities: pm bus_master cap_list
configuration: latency=32 maxlatency=4 mingnt=2
resources: memory:fd3f0000-fd3fffff 
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Does it start working if you open a terminal and do: sudo modprobe rt2800pci If so, we can make it permanent. If not, check the logs for error messages: dmesg | grep rt2 –  chili555 Jun 19 '13 at 19:11
    
thanks chili555. sudo modprobe rt2800pci worked, how can we make it permanent. –  user168595 Jun 19 '13 at 19:18

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Please open a terminal and do:

sudo su
echo rt2800pci >> /etc/modules
exit

You should be all set but feel free to post back if you need additional guidance.

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