Wired connection

inxi -Fx
System: Host: alex-linxpc Kernel: 5.4.0-45-generic x86_64 bits: 64 gcc: 7.5.0
Desktop: Gnome 3.30.2 (Gtk 3.22.30-1ubuntu4) Distro: Zorin OS 15.3
Machine: Device: desktop System: ASUS product: N/A serial: N/A
Mobo: ASUSTeK model: PRIME B560M-A v: Rev 1.xx serial: N/A
UEFI: American Megatrends v: 0403 date: 01/26/2021
Battery hidpp__0: charge: N/A condition: NA/NA Wh
model: Logitech M720 Triathlon Multi-Device Mouse status: Discharging
hidpp__1: charge: N/A condition: NA/NA Wh
model: Logitech K850 Performance Wireless Keyboard status: Discharging
CPU: 8 core 11th Gen Intel Core i7-11700F (-MT-MCP-) arch: N/A cache: 16384 KB
flags: (lm nx sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 ssse3 vmx) bmips: 39936
clock speeds: max: 4800 MHz 1: 800 MHz 2: 800 MHz 3: 800 MHz 4: 800 MHz 5: 800 MHz 6: 862 MHz
7: 800 MHz 8: 800 MHz 9: 800 MHz 10: 800 MHz 11: 800 MHz 12: 800 MHz 13: 1326 MHz 14: 1211 MHz
15: 1363 MHz 16: 888 MHz
Graphics: Card: NVIDIA GP107 [GeForce GTX 1050 Ti] bus-ID: 01:00.0
Display Server: x11 (X.Org 1.20.8 ) drivers: nvidia (unloaded: modesetting,fbdev,vesa,nouveau)
Resolution: 1920x1080@60.00hz, 1920x1080@60.00hz
OpenGL: renderer: GeForce GTX 1050 Ti/PCIe/SSE2 version: 4.6.0 NVIDIA 450.66 Direct Render: Yes
Audio: Card-1 NVIDIA GP107GL High Definition Audio Controller driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 01:00.1
Card-2 Intel Device 43c8 driver: snd_hda_intel bus-ID: 00:1f.3
Card-3 Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000 Headset driver: USB Audio usb-ID: 001-003
Sound: Advanced Linux Sound Architecture v: k5.4.0-45-generic
Network: Card: Intel Device 15fa bus-ID: 00:1f.6
IF: N/A state: N/A speed: N/A duplex: N/A mac: N/A
Drives: HDD Total Size: 2512.5GB (24.2% used)
ID-1: /dev/nvme0n1 model: ADATA_SX8200PNP size: 512.1GB
ID-2: /dev/sda model: TOSHIBA_HDWD110 size: 1000.2GB temp: 34C
ID-3: USB /dev/sdb model: HD103SI size: 1000.2GB temp: 0C
Partition: ID-1: / size: 362G used: 13G (4%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sdb6
RAID: No RAID devices: /proc/mdstat, md_mod kernel module present
Sensors: System Temperatures: cpu: 33.0C mobo: N/A gpu: 1.0:33C
Fan Speeds (in rpm): cpu: N/A
Info: Processes: 371 Uptime: 6 min Memory: 1983.4/15871.4MB Init: systemd runlevel: 5 Gcc sys: 7.5.0
Client: Shell (bash 4.4.201) inxi: 2.3.56

This Network adapter gained support in kernel 5.5 and higher...

Upgrading your kernel may do the trick...




To install:
Download each .deb file and transfer to a USB.
Plug the USB into your computer without networking and move all three files to your home Downloads folder.
In your terminal, change directory to downloads

cd ~/Downloads

Then enter in:

dpkg -i *.deb

The * sign should cause all three .deb packages to install in order in one command.

1 Like

Double-post: Please see above for Kernel Pointers.
Afterthought: Your hardware would be well supported in Zorin 16; though Zorin OS 16 Ultimate is still in development. Even so, it may be worth testing for you to try out since you are on a fresh clean install, anyway...

IF that works well and properly, let's message the ZorinGroup to see about refunding your purchase of Zorin OS 15.3 Ultimate that you may choose to either hold for the Z16 Ultimate Release or donate to the team, instead:

1 Like

Since you're already downloading to your phone, you could plug it into your computer instead of trying to transfer to usb, which doesn't always work or can be a pain, then transfer it straight to your hard drive. Zorin supports a large number of mobile devices and may not need a driver install. Moving the installers multiple times also provides opportunity for data corruption, even through no fault of your own.

1 Like