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Feature #14534

Propose a better UX when Wi-Fi is not working

Added by sajolida over 1 year ago. Updated 1 day ago.

Status:
Confirmed
Priority:
Elevated
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Category:
-
Target version:
Start date:
12/29/2017
Due date:
% Done:

50%

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Feature Branch:
Type of work:
User interface design
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Description

  • Add in the installation instructions a quick check to see if Wi-Fi is working. And if not point to the known issues page and Wi-Fi dongles that work.
  • Have a notification at first boot about this Wi-Fi adapter not working in Tails?
  • When going to Wi-Fi section in Tails parameter have something saying "You Wi-Fi adpater doesn't work in Tails, go here for more info....". It would affect Debian as well.
  • intrigeri can help where to send feature requests and bug reports.

Subtasks

Bug #11683: Improve installation instructions when Wi-Fi is not working (especially on macOS)Confirmedsajolida

Feature #15131: Identify USB Wi-Fi adapters that are easily available and work with TailsResolved

Feature #15858: Investigate the chips of the Panda wireless adaptersResolved


Related issues

Related to Tails - Feature #14544: Spend software developer time on smallish UX improvements In Progress 08/31/2018
Related to Tails - Bug #11941: "Network card disabled" notification lacks the name of the network card Confirmed 11/17/2016
Blocks Tails - Feature #16080: Core work 2018Q4 → 2019Q2: User experience Confirmed 10/29/2018

History

#1 Updated by sajolida over 1 year ago

  • Description updated (diff)

#2 Updated by sajolida over 1 year ago

  • Target version changed from Tails_3.2 to Tails_3.3

#3 Updated by sajolida about 1 year ago

  • Target version changed from Tails_3.3 to Tails_3.5

#4 Updated by sajolida 11 months ago

  • Target version changed from Tails_3.5 to 2018

#5 Updated by sajolida 6 months ago

  • Blocks Feature #15392: Core work 2018Q2 → 2018Q3: User experience added

#6 Updated by sajolida 4 months ago

  • Related to Feature #14544: Spend software developer time on smallish UX improvements added

#7 Updated by sajolida 4 months ago

  • Related to Bug #11941: "Network card disabled" notification lacks the name of the network card added

#8 Updated by sajolida about 2 months ago

  • Blocks Feature #16080: Core work 2018Q4 → 2019Q2: User experience added

#9 Updated by sajolida about 2 months ago

  • Blocks deleted (Feature #15392: Core work 2018Q2 → 2018Q3: User experience)

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