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Configuring T430 to Connect to Campus WiFi

2019-07-11, 12:12 PM
I'm a college student. I use a T430. I can connect to the internet just fine from my house, but I can't connect to WiFi at school. I can connect just fine from a Windows VM, but I'd rather not do that. My storage is limited, and Windows is slow imo. Is the connectivity a driver issue? What do I need to do to connect? I've talked to Tech Support at the college already, but he knew very little about Linux and wasn't helpful. I don't know any other students who run Linux. Currently I'm running Fedora 30, but I've tried and failed to connect on Fedora, Ubuntu, and Manjaro. Thank you for your support!
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Re: Configuring T430 to Connect to Campus WiFi

2019-07-11, 12:41 PM

Well most people aren't experienced with Linux. I used Ubuntu on one of my desktops and it was a big mess for me. Sometimes resetting the router helps. Try looking into the driver settings or reinstall the wifi driver.

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Re: Configuring T430 to Connect to Campus WiFi

2019-07-11, 15:56 PM

Some things that might help others help you:  what exactly are you trying, and what happens? Do you "see" the SSID?  Can you select it?  Enter a pass code? What happens then?  Error messages?  Something else? Anything in the log? etc, etc...

 

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