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Fedora 21 Workstation can't detect the Wi Fi adapter in Lenovo G50 Laptop.

asked 2015-02-22 20:38:51 -0500

Ragesh Puthiyedath gravatar image

updated 2015-02-23 07:05:03 -0500

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I have Lenovo G50 Laptop. Last day i install Fedora Workstation (Version 21) in my Laptop. Every thing works fine.

( means Audio, Graphics and Wired Network card.) But there is no Wireless adpater shown in the Network manager.

I googled serveral time for a solution. And i also search drivers in Lenovo support website. But they provide drivers

Windows platform only. Is there any solution for this problem. I am a newbie in Fedora Linux.

Please Help.

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answered 2015-02-23 01:17:47 -0500

anishjp gravatar image

Have you tried installing kmod-wl?

As root

yum install kmod-wl

If it is not still working, have a look at

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