Having trouble with wifi on my laptop

asked 2018-07-05 11:57:07 -0600

kakarot gravatar image

I installed Fedora 28 to my laptop and I can't get my wifi working. I am new to linux and don't know how to start with this problem. I am using Acer One laptop.

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You need to give us more information, open your terminal and issue this command

lspci |grep Wire

Please paste the output here so we know what chipset you have and the know what you need to do.

Good Luck

aeperezt gravatar imageaeperezt ( 2018-07-05 13:45:24 -0600 )edit

Thanks for looking into the problem. I did not get any when I tried this command

lspci | grep Wire

Anything else I can try here? Do you need output of just

kakarot gravatar imagekakarot ( 2018-07-16 12:15:47 -0600 )edit

if lspci command is not installed you should install it lspci should give you some output

aeperezt gravatar imageaeperezt ( 2018-07-16 14:55:54 -0600 )edit

lspci is already installed. but it doesn't give any output with grep. It gives me output when I just type 'lspci'. I get below output.

kakarot gravatar imagekakarot ( 2018-07-17 09:56:29 -0600 )edit

00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Host Bridge -OPI (rev 09) 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation HD Graphics 5500 (rev 09) 00:03.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Audio Controller (rev 09) 00:14.0 USB controller: Intel Corporation Wildcat Point-LP USB xHCI Controller (rev 03) 00:16.0 Communication controller: Intel Corporation Wildcat Point-LP MEI Controller #1 (rev 03) 00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation Wildcat Point-LP High Definition Audio Controller (rev 03) 00:1c.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Wildcat Point-LP PCI Express Root Port #1

kakarot gravatar imagekakarot ( 2018-07-17 10:01:12 -0600 )edit