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Basic question but i want to ask

Should i install some driver related to my wireless card?

i did not install any so far.

I do not know my wireless card model.

I am using ubuntu 11.

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You should be able to find your card info with the lspci command (from a command line). Without knowing what card you have, this question is unanswerable. – Wolfger Jan 2 '12 at 14:27
thanks, i am going to learn the card info – merveotesi Jan 2 '12 at 14:39
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! We need more hardware information to help you, can you look at this question and then edit your question adding the information. – Jorge Castro Jan 7 '12 at 18:54
up vote 0 down vote accepted

I had the same problem. I tried many solutions but never worked. In my search I found out various reasons for the problem

  1. You need to disable ipv6 in your browser.
  2. Update the kernel.
  3. Switch your router to G mode from N mode(or the vice-versa).

But after failing in all these attempts and a few more other. I formatted with 10.10 and configured the desktop(which was the main reason I upgraded to 11.10)

P.S: I would advise you to downgrade to 10.10 and give ubuntu sometime to improve on these issues. I'm sure they will.

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thanks i do not want a format but it seems it is the only way to solve problem – merveotesi Jan 2 '12 at 14:41
There is way u can downgrade without complete disk formatting. You need to create a 30 gb partition install 10.10 alongside 11.10. Once you have successfully completed, format the partition where 11.10 resides. – javaDisciple Jan 2 '12 at 14:52

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