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 getting the network to work. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Back to Computer Help forum 2 total posts. So this time I grabbed the regular desktop version of Lubuntu and fired up the live environment to test. May 11th, 1. Advertisements or commercial links. Since network and hardware are separate in these forums and I can pick up a basic keyboard somewhere else without any trouble , I figured I’d ask for help solving the ‘net issue first.
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Either that or a complete motherboard replacement. Syem detects 3com ethernet adapter but does not detect cat5 cable when plugged in, just advises cable is unplugged. You’ll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, virusessecurityas well as networks and the Internet. Dell Inspiron Problem. ethrnet
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So after yanking a mouse off another desktop in the house, I started clicking around. This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem.
The time now is Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. And if the drivers don’t fix it, then you may need to disable the current ethernet device and replace with an external ethernet card or such. This one tip will help you sleep better tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest. 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.
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They occasionally die completely and an external ethernet is then required for replacement. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community.
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Dell Inspiron 2650 Problem
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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 getting the network to work.
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Just replaced a hard drive, reloaded oem windows xp, downloaded drivers from dell website and installed in recommended order. 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. Thanks for trying to help!
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Since network and hardware are separate in these forums and I can pick up a basic keyboard somewhere else without any troubleI figured I’d ask for help solving the ‘net issue first. May 12th, 2. Please try again now or at a later time.
Try visiting the ethernet card manufacturer’s website and see if there is an updated driver for the device.