Zorin does not connect to the internet but there is a working adapter on the computer

i am trying to boot zorin from a usb and it works fine but it does not connect to the internet. I can connect to the internet in windows on the same computer the adapter has realtek 8188e chipset

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Hi and welcome to the forum.
By booting from USB, do you mean the "Try ZorinOS" option from a Zorin bootable USB?

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yes that is what i am trying before i wipe windows off the computer and permanently install zorin

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For testing purposes?

To install: Extract the file and open a terminal in the extracted directory and run:

sudo make install

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