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When I go to click on NETWORK in the System Settings menu, I have is Network Proxy and Wired Network but no Wireless option. My laptop is Hp pavilion g6.

I have a fresh install of ubuntu 12.04

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marked as duplicate by guntbert, Eric Carvalho, karel, BuZZ-dEE, Eliah Kagan Jan 13 '14 at 15:34

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Could you verify with how-to-install-broadcom-wireless-drivers-bcm43xx to confime which wireless device you have. – Sneetsher Jan 12 '14 at 14:37
running this lspci | grep Network gives 07:00.0 Network controller: Ralink corp. RT3290 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe and lspci -vnn | grep Network 07:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Ralink corp. RT3290 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe [1814:3290] – chitra Jan 12 '14 at 14:42
It Worked :D .Thanks a lot :) – chitra Jan 12 '14 at 15:06
@Sneetsher Could you tell me what should i do to enable bluetooth. – chitra Jan 12 '14 at 15:08
Happy to hear that, So we can count this as duplicate? – Sneetsher Jan 12 '14 at 15:08

Make sure your wireless is enabled. Click the wrench icon on the right corner of the screen and see whether you can see the option wireless. If u can see then click on it and choose enable.

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