Linux Zen kernel internet not working

ok I’m having a slight problem after trying to install & use the Linux Zen kernel, namely I have no internet connection, it seems to not detect my network card at all
I found this thread:

But the solutions there don’t seem to work for me, but I might be doing something wrong.

As far as I can tell I have the r8168 driver installed,
typing
Sudo isntall -S dhcpcd
as instructed in the above thread generates an error about a missing operand.

any help is appreciated

Remove r8168 package then reboot

Your ethernet will start working

You should not use r8168

With kernels other than linux

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Wow!! Super fast response, worked like a charm thank you!!!

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