[ubuntu-za] Wireless Network Driver HP Laptop

Hannes Coetzee scorpking at scorpking.za.org
Fri Apr 10 10:48:09 BST 2009

Hi Bruno

https://help.ubuntu.com/community/WifiDocs should help. If you have 
problems with encrypted connections take a look at Wifi-Radar (it's in 
the universe repo).

> hello all
> since i migrated from windows to ubuntu... i got everything running with 
> no problem, restored all my data.
> troubles started to appear when i took my laptop out of my home and 
> tried to connect it to a wireless network.
> my laptop is a hp compaq 6710b with 2gb of ram.
> in windows, my laptop has a shortcut key on the keyboard that enables 
> the wireless connection.
> but, now in ubuntu, when i press the ,key to active the wireless, it 
> activates the bluetooth.
> is there any way i can test to see if i can find any wireless networks?
> already went to the hp site, but regarding my laptop, they dont seem too 
> linux friendly.
> many thanks
> Bruno Marques

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