I am attempting to dualboot Ubuntu on my
New Inspiron 13 7000 Series 2-in-1 Special Edition Laptop
The system recognizes this card as being an Intel Wireless 7265 (iwlwifi-7265), but no drivers are present. I have tried loading the
Unfortunately, when I run sudo modprobe iwlwifi, I get a couple
"DIrect firmware load failed with error -2" responses
and finally "no suitable firmware found."
Anyone else encounter this problem?
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I resolved this myself:
First i downloaded and installed the firmware from here, (using another machine, usb stick, etc)
Then download this file to another machine and transfer to laptop: https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/ker...-3.16-1.tar.xz
run tar -xJf backports-3.16-1.tar.xz
cd ~/backports-3.16-1 make defconfig-iwlwifi make sudo make install
Did you have any other problems installing Ubuntu? After downloading from github how is wireless performance?
I thank you for posting a solution.
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I have not had any other problems yet. Since installing the firmware from github, the wifi has be very reliable and fast.
Thanks for asking!
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