FAQ Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
» Video Reviews

» Linux Archive

Linux-archive is a website aiming to archive linux email lists and to make them easily accessible for linux users/developers.

» Sponsor

» Partners

» Sponsor

Go Back   Linux Archive > Ubuntu > Ubuntu User

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 03-24-2009, 03:23 PM
Bill Taylor
Default Drivers for MSI motherboards

Bond Servant,
Bill Taylor
Killer Spade 806 CE

> Message: 11
> Date: Tue, 24 Mar 2009 11:45:01 -0400
> From: "Mike Hammel" <mjhammel@verizon.net>
> Subject: Drivers for MSI motherboards.
> To: <ubuntu-users@lists.ubuntu.com>
> Message-ID: <8BF799045B704BE5B3D4482B4AD142C6@MikePC>
> Content-Type: text/plain; charset="iso-8859-1"
> I have installed a new MSI 865GM3-V motherboard in my computer. I downloaded (from another computer) 8.1 and installed. All went pretty well except some things don't work so well. The USB optical mouse is a bit flakey but the biggie is the onboard 10-100 Ethernet is not working (although Ubuntu says I am connected to the network, I cannot get to the internet). I have tried several different internet connection settings within Firefox to no avail. Sound isn't working either. But my printer does! I have looked high and low for Linux drivers for this motherboard. All I can find are Win drivers. Any suggestions? I am about ready to give up and go back to XP.
> -------------- next part --------------
> An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
> URL: https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/ubuntu-users/attachments/20090324/81a51791/attachment.htm
> ------------------------------

I recently built a MSI board and there is where the problem lies. The
drivers were not the proper drivers and the Tech service is some Indian
reading from a computer screen so the answer with every communication
was exactly the same. The problem is MSI and their down hill slide on
quality. I tossed the brand new board in the trash and replaced it with
a BioStar. Good luck and God bless.

ubuntu-users mailing list
Modify settings or unsubscribe at: https://lists.ubuntu.com/mailman/listinfo/ubuntu-users

Thread Tools

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:49 PM.

VBulletin, Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO ©2007, Crawlability, Inc.
Copyright 2007 - 2008, www.linux-archive.org