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Ubuntu updates - now no wireless connection?

by LittleBabe72 / October 25, 2011 7:45 PM PDT

Have recently been given an Acer notebook with Ubuntu on. This gave me
automatic access to my wireless broadband. After allowing updates a few
days ago, I can only access broadband with a wire. The drop-down menu
will not let me change settings to search for wireless connections. I
have never used this system before and have not had the netbook long
enough to familiarise myself with a non-Windows system. Any advise as to
patches or how to do a restore?

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