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Ralink Wireless USB adapter Linux Mint 15

fastconnection
Grafter
Posts: 38
Registered: ‎06-03-2011

Ralink Wireless USB adapter Linux Mint 15

Hi folks
got a ralink 2870 usb wireless usb dongle. Linux driver is loaded and it is working ok but cant get it to connect to technicolour router. It will work on WEP but not WPA2/WPA.  WPA is ticked on the linux driver.
Anyone?
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orbrey
Plusnet Alumni (retired)
Plusnet Alumni (retired)
Posts: 10,540
Registered: ‎18-07-2007

Re: Ralink Wireless USB adapter Linux Mint 15

What error messages are you getting, if any?
MisterW
Superuser
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Registered: ‎30-07-2007

Re: Ralink Wireless USB adapter Linux Mint 15

I believe some versions of the Ralink RT2870 driver had problems with WPA2. Try changing the TG582n to WPA only http://www.plus.net/support/broadband/hardware/technicolor-582n-wireless.shtml

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