Step-by-step – Linux Mint 18 Realtek rtl8812au Driver Installation Guide

January 15, 2020 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

GNU/Linux Mint 18 Realtek RTL8812au Driver Setup Guide

Hi! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install Realtek RTL8812au Wireless Driver in GNU/Linux Mint 18.x Sarah/Serena/Sonya/Sylvia LTS.

Especially relevant, as an Easier Alternative you should first try with the PPA rtl8812AU Driver Setup.

And this Realtek RTL8812au Driver for Linux Mint 18 Setup should be working also after a Kernel Upgrade with the Dkms integration.

Step-by-step Realtek RTL8812au Driver Source Install on Mint - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Shell Emulator

    Open a Terminal window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Step-by-step Realtek RTL8812au Driver Source Install on Mint - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
    Refresh the Apt Sources:
    sudo apt update
    Authenticate with the User Admin Pass.
    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo.
  2. 2. Removing Default Driver

    Then in case to Remove Mint rtl8812au Repo Driver
    Try:

    sudo apt remove rtl8812au-dkms

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