Wireless Driver - Asus Usb-ac56

General Information

2015-06-11: Installation of the wireless drivers for the USB ASUS AC56 adapter must be done by compiling for kernels newer than 3.10. (Ubuntu 14.04/Mint 17)


  • Distro(s): Ubuntu 14.04/Mint 17
  • Other: USB Wireless adapter ASUS AC56

Install git and clone repo

sudo apt-get install git
mkdir ~/repos
cd ~/repos
git clone

Make and install driver

cd rtl8812au
sudo make install

Remove any conflicting realtek drivers

sudo modprobe -r rtl8812au

Insert the compiled realtek wireless driver

sudo modprobe 8812au

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