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I am unable to connect to the internet. I attached a LAN wire but i really cant understand the issue behind it. I need appropriate network drivers for acer aspire 5742. Please help

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please attach the output of lspci and ifconfig by editing your initial posting! Also add information on your Network setup (do you use a router, DHCP, etc)? – Michael K Dec 15 '11 at 9:06

I think I saw a rather extensive HowTo on that on the UBUNTU forums. Go check there.

Ubuntu HowTo Forum

Regards, Josh

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