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Old 05-06-2010, 08:55 PM   #1
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Default help with ubuntu real quick plz...

just did fresh install of the second most recent version of ubuntu. I try to connect to my router,

a box pops up

authentication required by wireless network

wireless security......WEP 40/128 Key
wep index.....1 (default)
authentication open system

I put in the key and it won't connect to my router

Whereas on my laptop it asks

wireless security.....WPA WPA2

I put in the key and im connected. On my desktop there is no option for WPA


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Old 05-06-2010, 09:18 PM   #2
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Default Re: help with ubuntu real quick plz...

This is an older article and probably a pretty outdated version of ubuntu. Give it a try though and see if this method will work on the newer version.


Worst case, you could always configure your router for WEP.
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