Old 13th January 2010, 22:54
BigDave87 BigDave87 is offline
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Default I need help

i have a dell inspiron 1501 laptop and i have linux mint 8 burnt to a disc and i cant get the wifi to work on linux mint 8. i want linux to be my base program and run just linux.. i dont know if my laptop is compatible or what. if any of yall can help me and point me in the right direction it will be greatly appreciated
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Old 14th January 2010, 11:43
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Dell's laptops usually work with out a problem. Anyway most hardware is linux compartible these days. You can test your hardware using a live cd
http://www.topdog.za.net - Got Linux problems ? - I can help.
http://www.baruwa.org - Try it.
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Old 14th January 2010, 19:00
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What chipset does your wireless use?
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