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desktop wireless card for P10
« on: August 14, 2019, 05:54:28 pm »
I'm looking for advice with regards to a wireless card for my desktop computer. I was eyeing this card:

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07NFMSGGR/ref=ask_ql_qh_dp_hza

I'm running Peppermint 10. I'm only broadcasting across the room at the moment, nothing special. Thx.

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Re: desktop wireless card for P10
« Reply #1 on: August 14, 2019, 07:30:29 pm »
Probably okay, but anything with an "Amazon's Choice" tag on it sets off alarms for me: https://is.gd/YvtVJ4

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Re: desktop wireless card for P10
« Reply #2 on: August 15, 2019, 06:02:54 am »
I'd be fairly confident it'll work, the comments seem to suggest it works out-of-the-box with no additional drivers required in Ubuntu and therefore Peppermint :)
https://www.amazon.com/Wireless-Beamforming-Technology-Archer-T4E/product-reviews/B07NFMSGGR/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_viewopt_kywd?ie=UTF8&reviewerType=all_reviews&pageNumber=1&filterByKeyword=Ubuntu
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Re: desktop wireless card for P10
« Reply #3 on: August 19, 2019, 08:55:03 pm »
I'd be fairly confident it'll work, the comments seem to suggest it works out-of-the-box with no additional drivers required in Ubuntu and therefore Peppermint :)
https://www.amazon.com/Wireless-Beamforming-Technology-Archer-T4E/product-reviews/B07NFMSGGR/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_viewopt_kywd?ie=UTF8&reviewerType=all_reviews&pageNumber=1&filterByKeyword=Ubuntu

You were right. Snapped it in the PCIE slot, one screw, powered on the computer, and entered the password. That was it. Works fine.