Step-by-step – Realtek rtl8814AU Driver Arch Linux Installation Guide

August 6, 2020 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

GNU/Linux Arch Realtek rtl8814AU Driver Setup Guide

Hi! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Realtek rtl8814AU Wireless Driver in Arch GNU/Linux.

And this Realtek rtl8814AU Driver Arch Linux Setup should be working also after a Kernel Upgrade with the Dkms integration.

Moreover, from the Realtek Support Driver Website comes out that it may be working for all the following Chipsets:

  • RTL8192EU
  • RTL8811AU
  • RTL8811CU
  • RTL8812AU
  • RTL8812BU
  • RTL8814AU
  • RTL8821AU

Especially relevant: this setup is bound to a limited Kernel Range, for more insight see directly the Developers Docs.

Finally, in case the Interface do Not work after a successful Driver setup then you may see instructions about to Update Realtek rtl8814AU Linux Firmware.

Step-by-step Realtek rtl8814AU Driver Arch Linux Installation - Featured
  1. 1. Launching Shell Emulator

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

    Step-by-step Realtek rtl8814AU Driver Arch Linux Installation - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. 2. Installing Requirements

    Then to Install Required Stuff First, possibly Upgrade your system with:

    sudo pacman -Syyu
    In this case after reboot:
    sudo reboot
    Then find out your current Kernel version:
    uname -r
    And now install the required Packages:
    sudo pacman -Sy linux-headers dkms
    Choose Kernel Headers version matching your Kernel!
    Authenticate with the User Admin Pass.
    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo.

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