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Author Topic: Dell Vostro 1510: No Wireless  (Read 1040 times)

gacl

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Dell Vostro 1510: No Wireless
« on: September 10, 2010, 05:20:49 pm »

My computer won't connect to my wireless router. It always says: "Validating authentication..."

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root:# lspci
00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Cantiga Memory Controller Hub (rev 07)
00:01.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation Cantiga PCI Express Graphics Port (rev 07)
00:1a.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #4 (rev 03)
00:1a.1 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #5 (rev 03)
00:1a.2 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #6 (rev 03)
00:1a.7 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #2 (rev 03)
00:1b.0 Audio device: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) HD Audio Controller (rev 03)
00:1c.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 1 (rev 03)
00:1c.1 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 2 (rev 03)
00:1c.2 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 3 (rev 03)
00:1c.3 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 4 (rev 03)
00:1c.4 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 5 (rev 03)
00:1c.5 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) PCI Express Port 6 (rev 03)
00:1d.0 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #1 (rev 03)
00:1d.1 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #2 (rev 03)
00:1d.2 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB UHCI Controller #3 (rev 03)
00:1d.7 USB Controller: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) USB2 EHCI Controller #1 (rev 03)
00:1e.0 PCI bridge: Intel Corporation 82801 Mobile PCI Bridge (rev 93)
00:1f.0 ISA bridge: Intel Corporation ICH9M LPC Interface Controller (rev 03)
00:1f.2 SATA controller: Intel Corporation ICH9M/M-E SATA AHCI Controller (rev 03)
00:1f.3 SMBus: Intel Corporation 82801I (ICH9 Family) SMBus Controller (rev 03)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation Unknown device 06e9 (rev a1)
08:00.0 Ethernet controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet controller (rev 03)
0e:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4310 USB Controller (rev 01)
1a:00.0 FireWire (IEEE 1394): O2 Micro, Inc. Unknown device 10f7 (rev 01)
1a:00.1 SD Host controller: O2 Micro, Inc. Unknown device 8120 (rev 01)
1a:00.2 Mass storage controller: O2 Micro, Inc. Unknown device 8130 (rev 01)
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root:# ifconfig
eth0      Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:22:5f:b5:05:cb 
          UP BROADCAST RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:999
          TX packets:2 errors:2 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
          RX bytes:0 (0.0 B)  TX bytes:624 (624.0 B)
          Interrupt:18

eth1      Link encap:Ethernet  HWaddr 00:24:e8:b4:5f:a0 
          inet addr:192.168.3.245  Bcast:192.168.3.255  Mask:255.255.255.0
          UP BROADCAST NOTRAILERS RUNNING MULTICAST  MTU:1500  Metric:1
          RX packets:8821 errors:0 dropped:1273756587 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:6237 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:1000
          RX bytes:5180715 (4.9 MiB)  TX bytes:1217656 (1.1 MiB)
          Interrupt:17 Base address:0xc000

lo        Link encap:Local Loopback 
          inet addr:127.0.0.1  Mask:255.0.0.0
          UP LOOPBACK RUNNING  MTU:16436  Metric:1
          RX packets:14 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 frame:0
          TX packets:14 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns:0 carrier:0
          collisions:0 txqueuelen:0
          RX bytes:700 (700.0 B)  TX bytes:700 (700.0 B)


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Re: Dell Vostro 1510: No Wireless
« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2010, 10:11:27 am »

How are you trying to connect? WEP, WAP? What is the router set to and what kind of router is it?
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gacl

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Re: Dell Vostro 1510: No Wireless
« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2010, 11:09:22 am »

I use Wicd Manager. It's set to WPA 1/2 (Preshared Key). The router is a Siemens Gigaset SX762. I have another computer that connects without problems.


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