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So I will say first off, I have never been good with figuring out how to install drivers. At this point in time, i had to install Lubuntu on my laptop and it has no internet. I have no earthly clue in how to download the driver for it without the internet. OR do I even need a driver? can I just set up my internet without any problems? My internet is currently down at my house so I have not been able to try that.
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You usually need the internet to download the driver. Though I have read that there is sometimes a way where you can download and manually install it.
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I take it you mean wifi? Which card do you have?
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Support is usually integrated.

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I take it you mean wifi? Which card do you have?
^
Some Intel cards don't play nice.
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Support is usually integrated.



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Some Intel cards don't play nice.
really? intel support is REALLY nice in linux as far as ive seen...
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... Not really.
Some of their cards aren't supported.
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So I will say first off, I have never been good with figuring out how to install drivers. At this point in time, i had to install Lubuntu on my laptop and it has no internet. I have no earthly clue in how to download the driver for it without the internet. OR do I even need a driver? can I just set up my internet without any problems? My internet is currently down at my house so I have not been able to try that.
The first thing you need is Internet at your house. How do you expect to get Internet on your laptop without it?!
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