Realtek WI-FI Adapter Not Being Recognized

Just downloaded Zorin OS Core and my Wi-Fi adapter RTL8822CE 802.11ac appears to not be recognized. I USB tethered to my phone to get internet to update to the latest version/updates, but still not recognized. Saw there was another topic on the forum that was talking about the RTL8821CE 802.11ac, but not sure if that would help since it is not the exact same adapter.
Thanks for any help

Hi @roundracoon and welcome to the forum.
Zorin 15.3 is based on Ubuntu 18.04.
According to this: Component Devices | Ubuntu Your RTL8822CE 802.11ac is only supported on Ubuntu 20.04.

Zorin 16Beta is due out in a few weeks which should better support newer hardware, if you can wait.

The only other possibility is to download the Linux firmware in a .deb that you can install with dpkg. It is possible, I did this to get my wifi working (was in your exact predicament). It is not for the faint of heart and could possibly break other things. As zabadabadoo stated, your best bet is to have a little patience for Zorin16.

Thanks for the answer. I waited for the Zorin OS 16 beta, and it works great now.

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