August 17th, 1. I am loading drivers as modules, but even then, no wireless interface shows up and iw list gives me an empty output. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Downloaded the drivers from this site http: Posted by tph at 6: Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies.

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I tried running “make clean”, but it generated an error. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. Likely, the linux kernel supports that adapter, it’s just the kernel module is not compiled or dsa-171 to load the proper module. Anything is fair game. Only thing i have is it doesnt see any 5ghz networks I am comming over from the windowsside. Visit dwa-1171 following links: They work with Linux.

Linux isn’t like windows where you simply install device drivers.

Using DLink’s DWA 171 USB Wireless Dongle with Ubuntu 16.04

The original method above seems not works for 5GHz network. I finally found a mini USB wireless dual band 2. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. I get this error: Cleo December 7, at 1: I guess the difference between the method above and the method of downloading the driver from its wikidevi page is the 2nd method actually using the latest version of its driver, and the its wikidevi page might still carrying its older version of driver.


Everything seems to install fine until I get to sudo modprobe au. Having tried several, all unable to connect to a 5 GHz network due to driver isues or better a lack of a proper driver I almost gave in March 9th, 5.

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