Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: They occasionally die completely and an external ethernet is then required for replacement. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Apparently it didn’t recognize the touchpad or keyboard, either. Try visiting the ethernet card manufacturer’s website and see if there is an updated driver for the device. Please try again now or at a later time.
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They occasionally die completely and an external ethernet is then required for replacement. May 11th, 1.
Dell inspiron 2650 driver [Closed]
Back to Computer Help forum 2 total posts. Promote cracked software, or other insliron content Offensive: Please try again now or at a later time. Thanks for trying to help! Sexually explicit or offensive language Spam: Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. So this time I grabbed the regular desktop version of Lubuntu and fired up the live environment to test. May 12th, 2. But I don’t know Puppy Linux I’ve only worked in 6250 environments and am not comfortable trying to support that.
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I know there’s nothing wrong with the cable or the network, because just a few days before I’d been testing the older laptop with the same setup, and despite its graphics issues, it had no trouble eternet the network to work. So after yanking a mouse off another desktop in the house, I started clicking around.
Syem detects 3com ethernet adapter but does not detect cat5 cable when plugged in, just advises cable is unplugged. Either that or a complete motherboard replacement.
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Just to be sure, I tried booting off a Puppy Linux disc I’d had for testing the other laptop–and everything worked, Internet, mouse, keyboard, etc. But without working Internet to start with, I’m doubting this. And if the drivers don’t fix it, then you may need to disable the current ethernet eghernet and replace with an external ethernet card or such. So I need to be able to guarantee that I’ve found a solution for the ‘net before I actually install Lubuntu, or I’ll have to look elsewhere for a Linux solution.
I do not want to try to install Lubuntu on this if I can’t even get the ‘net working as they do use this computer, and would need to continue using it. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates.
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Try visiting the ethernet card manufacturer’s website and see if there is an updated driver for the device.