Unable to connect to wifi in laptop

I cannot connect to wifi in my lenovo ideapad 330{AMD Ryzen 5 and Radeon Graphics}; it shows "no wifi adapter found". Manjaro is the only system that is installed. I need some help, I am new to Manjaro and Linux.

I am also having same issue but no one is helping.whats the use of this os when it does not even show basic wifi connectivity? I am better switching to ubuntu or knoppix or mx linux which shows flawless wifi connectivity even on live usb pen drive

Start by reading this

That will help to provide the good information about your system, and then get an informed suggestion on what to do next, to solve any issue ...

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or one user with two accounts?

The following command will automatically generate a blacklist file with the correct entries.

echo "blacklist ideapad_laptop" | sudo tee  /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist_ideapad_laptop.conf


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I had the same issue in Ubuntu well.

Okay. What should I include for this question?:slightly_smiling_face:

Sharing inxi -Fxxxz --no-host from terminal would be a good start.

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The output is as under:

  Kernel: 4.19.66-1-MANJARO x86_64 bits: 64 compiler: gcc v: 9.1.0 
  Desktop: Gnome 3.32.2 wm: gnome-shell dm: GDM 3.32.0 Distro: Manjaro Linux 
  Type: Laptop System: LENOVO product: 81D2 v: Lenovo ideapad 330-15ARR 
  serial: <filter> Chassis: type: 10 v: Lenovo ideapad 330-15ARR 
  serial: <filter> 
  Mobo: LENOVO model: LNVNB161216 v: NO DPK serial: <filter> 
  UEFI [Legacy]: LENOVO v: 7VCN23WW date: 06/08/2018 
  ID-1: BAT0 charge: 14.0 Wh condition: 34.9/35.0 Wh (100%) volts: 7.4/7.6 
  model: LGC L17L2PF0 type: Li-poly serial: <filter> status: Discharging 
  Topology: Quad Core model: AMD Ryzen 5 2500U with Radeon Vega Mobile Gfx 
  bits: 64 type: MT MCP arch: Zen L2 cache: 2048 KiB 
  flags: avx avx2 lm nx pae sse sse2 sse3 sse4_1 sse4_2 sse4a ssse3 svm 
  bogomips: 31958 
  Speed: 1367 MHz min/max: 1600/2000 MHz boost: enabled Core speeds (MHz): 
  1: 1367 2: 1367 3: 1436 4: 1595 5: 1368 6: 1366 7: 1369 8: 1367 
  Device-1: AMD Raven Ridge [Radeon Vega Series / Radeon Vega Mobile Series] 
  vendor: Lenovo driver: amdgpu v: kernel bus ID: 03:00.0 chip ID: 1002:15dd 
  Display: x11 server: X.org 1.20.5 driver: ati,radeon unloaded: modesetting 
  alternate: fbdev,vesa compositor: gnome-shell 
  resolution: <xdpyinfo missing> 
  OpenGL: renderer: AMD RAVEN (DRM 3.27.0 4.19.66-1-MANJARO LLVM 8.0.1) 
  v: 4.5 Mesa 19.1.4 direct render: Yes 
  Device-1: AMD Raven/Raven2/Fenghuang HDMI/DP Audio vendor: Lenovo 
  driver: snd_hda_intel v: kernel bus ID: 03:00.1 chip ID: 1002:15de 
  Device-2: AMD Family 17h HD Audio vendor: Lenovo driver: snd_hda_intel 
  v: kernel bus ID: 03:00.6 chip ID: 1022:15e3 
  Sound Server: ALSA v: k4.19.66-1-MANJARO 
  Device-1: Realtek RTL8821CE 802.11ac PCIe Wireless Network Adapter 
  vendor: Lenovo driver: N/A port: 3000 bus ID: 01:00.0 chip ID: 10ec:c821 
  Device-2: Realtek RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet 
  vendor: Lenovo driver: r8168 v: 8.047.02-NAPI port: 2000 bus ID: 02:00.0 
  chip ID: 10ec:8168 
  IF: enp2s0 state: down mac: <filter> 
  IF-ID-1: enp3s0f3u4 state: unknown speed: N/A duplex: N/A mac: <filter> 
  Local Storage: total: 931.51 GiB used: 10.90 GiB (1.2%) 
  ID-1: /dev/sda vendor: Western Digital model: WD10SPZX-24Z10T0 
  size: 931.51 GiB speed: 6.0 Gb/s rotation: 5400 rpm serial: <filter> 
  rev: 1A01 scheme: MBR 
  ID-1: / size: 915.89 GiB used: 10.90 GiB (1.2%) fs: ext4 dev: /dev/sda1 
  System Temperatures: cpu: 40.9 C mobo: N/A gpu: amdgpu temp: 40 C 
  Fan Speeds (RPM): N/A 
  Processes: 250 Uptime: 30m Memory: 7.41 GiB used: 1.37 GiB (18.5%) 
  Init: systemd v: 242 Compilers: gcc: N/A Shell: bash v: 5.0.7 
  running in: gnome-terminal inxi: 3.0.35 

Please post:

lsmod | sort
grep -r "blacklist\|install\|options"  /etc/modprobe.d/ /etc/modules-load.d/ /usr/lib/modprobe.d/ 

I have this same exact wifi device in my asus. It does not work straight out of the install you need to download the rtl8821ce-dkms-git from the AUR. After it is has been installed reboot the computer and you should see the list of wifi connections when click on the network icon in the system tray. You can either download this using the terminal with yay -S rtl8821ce-dkms-git or you can enbable the AUR in you software manager under preferences and just install it from there.


In addition to the drivers from the AUR you must also install the linux-headers for your kernel version (before driver installation).


Okay. I will do that and post what happens. Thanks.

Would you please explain the same?

Time to start reading here


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This works, but only with kernel 5.2

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