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This may be a simple fix and I hope so. I am running Ubuntu 10.10, and the icon for my wireless connection says it is disabled. Although my Wireless USB ...
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    network disabled icon, need to enable it


    This may be a simple fix and I hope so. I am running Ubuntu 10.10, and the icon for my wireless connection says it is disabled. Although my Wireless USB Adp. is installed.
    :~$ lsusb
    Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub
    Bus 001 Device 004: ID 05e3:0608 Genesys Logic, Inc. USB-2.0 4-Port HUB
    ---> Bus 001 Device 003: ID 13b1:000b Linksys WUSB11 v4.0 802.11b Adapter
    Bus 001 Device 002: ID 05e3:0608 Genesys Logic, Inc. USB-2.0 4-Port HUB
    Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub

    How do I get to enable the network icon????

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    Go to system>Preferences>Network connections>add, and set up your wired or wireless connection.
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