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Install .ucode firmware wifi driver

Hello, I have a laptop Lenovo Y720 with Intel 8265 wifi adapter.

As I installed fedora, there is wifi switch in upright screen corner, which says WiFi Off. Then I click it to turn WiFi on, but when I open that small window in corner, the button still says WiFi Off... I suspect that I don't have appropriate drivers for this WiFi card.

I downloaded driver (package iwlwifi-8265-ucode-22.361476.0.tgz) from here https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/articles/000005511/network-and-i-o/wireless-networking.html

Inside the package there is .ucode file (I think that's the actual driver), license and readme files. I was searching the Internet for days trying to install driver, only thing I could do was paste .ucode file in /lib/firmware/ but then event after rebooting system WiFi won't work.

As I was using windows usually, and had tried Fedora earlier but on different machine with no issues, I'm unfamiliar to such problems. I expect something similar to windows drivers - download - dbl click - next next next.. Installed. Basically I don't even understand what is my situation now and what and how should I do. I don't know how to update kernel, modify kernel or some configurations. Also why I should update kernel if I just installed feroda latest version 27. I would appreciate if someone could help me solve this issue by little steps, because I wanted to use fedora and not Ubuntu / Mint etc... So far I tried lspci and my wifi card is listed there.

Install .ucode firmware wifi driver

Hello, I have a laptop Lenovo Y720 with Intel 8265 wifi adapter.

As I installed fedora, there is wifi switch in upright screen corner, which says WiFi Off. Then I click it to turn WiFi on, but when I open that small window in corner, the button still says WiFi Off... I suspect that I don't have appropriate drivers for this WiFi card.

I downloaded driver (package iwlwifi-8265-ucode-22.361476.0.tgz) from here https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/support/articles/000005511/network-and-i-o/wireless-networking.html

Inside the package there is .ucode file (I think that's the actual driver), license and readme files. I was searching the Internet for days trying to install driver, only thing I could do was paste .ucode file in /lib/firmware/ but then event after rebooting system WiFi won't work.

As I was using windows usually, and had tried Fedora earlier but on different machine with no issues, I'm unfamiliar to such problems. I expect something similar to windows drivers - download - dbl click - next next next.. Installed. Basically I don't even understand what is my situation now and what and how should I do. I don't know how to update kernel, modify kernel or some configurations. Also why I should update kernel if I just installed feroda latest version 27. I would appreciate if someone could help me solve this issue by little steps, because I wanted to use fedora and not Ubuntu / Mint etc... So far I tried lspci and my wifi card is listed there.