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December 26, 2012

Activating the laptop wireless card with Backtrack 5

I am using a bootable USB Backtrack 5.
My problem is that the Linux OS cannot see (therefore isn't connected with) the Adapter. I therefore cannot start Networking.
How do I rectify this so that after I start networking, wireless connections will be clearly visible ?

Any help is greatly appreciated

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