Thinkpad R40e PCMCIA and wireless Tags: Wireless PCMCIA Thinkpad Wireless Networking Last response: January 24, 2011 7:48 PM in Wireless Networking Share liamcmurphy January 24, 2011 5:18:09 PM Hello, How can I wireless enable my R40e? I am using Ubuntu if that makes a difference. Do I need to use the PCMCIA slot? More about : thinkpad r40e pcmcia wireless hang-the-9 a b F Wireless January 24, 2011 6:08:46 PM If your model does not have a built-in wireless, then yes. Check the forums for Ubuntu to make sure you get a card that will work well with it. A USB card will also work. Emerald a b F Wireless January 24, 2011 7:48:37 PM The wireless network card could have been optional. check if you have a switch to turn on the wireless B network card which should be supported by Ubuntu. Otherwise yes a PCMCIA or USB should work. Just make sure they support Linux. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumCan IBM Thinkpad 600e use a wireless pcmcia card? Forumthinkpad 600x and wireless network card - PCMCIA or CardBus? ForumThinkpads & wireless n pcmcia cards ForumWhat is a goog Long Range Wireless PCMCIA Network Card ForumThinkpad R40 Ethernet doesn't work, Wireless does ForumPCMCIA card on an old laptop ? ForumIBM Thinkpad i1400 Windows XP Installation Problems ForumThinkpad i1400 2611-411 (1411) internet wifi ForumIBM ThinkPad T41/T42 Wireless Problem ForumWindows 2000 Standby Fail on ThinkPad T22 ForumInternal Wifi possible on Thinkpad A30? ForumXP on a Thinkpad ? ForumRJ45 wireless ? ForumI need help with a wireless card. ForumBest wireless network card for my router? ForumUsing Router As Wireless Repeater But Connecting By Wire ForumWvc 200 does not connect wireless to Linksys E2000 ForumSecurity key for my linksys wireless router ForumWindows 7 on wired computer prevents wireless connections to router ForumUse Dynex DX-WEGRTR as wireless bridge More resources Read discussions in other Wireless Networking categories Configuration Security Connectivity !