Acer Aspire Z Just bought my first laptop. If you don’t see your network, press the “Refresh” icon at the top of the pop-up, or disable and re-enable the adapter. I am typing this on 7. This means you don’t have to worry about accidentally hitting the keyboard hot-key and disabling connectivity at a crucial point — say, in a video conference. I was able to connect to all including my ap with wpa using the usb adapter wua and ndiswrapper. I tried updating the madwifi drivers again, to no avail.

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How to Connect an Acer Aspire to Wi-Fi |

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Linux – Laptop and Netbook Having a problem installing or configuring Linux on your laptop? For about a month I am trying to get the wireless work. I have no clue why the wifi is not working as a day ago it had Windows Vista and was.

There are many people out there who could not get this wireless card work with ndiswrapper. Type the Wi-Fi security passphrase and press “Enter” to connect to the network. Sign up using Email and Password. The time now is This button or switch is often located on the front edge of the Acer Aspire or just above the keyboard.


Open a terminal and do these commands, each in order and in turn. Having 557z problem logging in? I am trying to set up dlink usb wifi adapter wua ,gave up on the internal adapter.

Drivers for Wi-Fi devices for Acer Aspire 5570Z laptops | Windows XP x86

You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. I spent hours troubleshooting my router and the wireless settings on my laptop. As I said, my notebook came with Linpus Linux installed, not Vista.

Check your firewall and security setting Open Source Consulting Domain Registration. I have taken my laptop to Acer and wigeless them that they were selling the notebook preinstalled with Linpus Linux [despite no X installed] and they are installing some hardware which is not supported by the operating system they installed and that they are not providing any drivers to get it to work.

Just bought my first laptop.

wireless on aspire 5570 problem

Any luck with setting this up? Broadcom Corporation BCM Here are instructions; they require an active internet connection, so walk your computer over to the router and hook up the ethernet.


I told aceg that what they have inside as hardware is not supported by the os they have shipped. Please visit this page ader clear all LQ-related cookies. If you need to reset your password, click here. They have replaced the Atheros cards with Intel with a note “changed Atheros to Intel for customer satisfaction”.

Brandon make sure the module b43 is loaded, by checking modinfo grep b Tags adapteraregdlinkfiestywifi Thread Tools. Just watch what the file is that is extracted. Direless output, it is not loaded: However, unlike most laptops, the Acer Aspire uses a physical button or switch to toggle the adapter on or off. I am running wpa. When I used this card, I got a good constanst signal immediately so I knew it had to be the internal card itself. In the latter case, the authentication instructions appear whenever you first open your browser and attempt to access a Web page.