If your connection drops very often, it means you are almost in the middle of both router devices. Best regards from Galicia! Wi-Fi worked perfectly when I was running Thanks a lot for posting these steps. If you’ve installed it, purge it. The bcmwl-kernel-source package should automatically blacklist the open source drivers so that the STA driver is the only one in use. The restricted drivers app used to work flawlessly but now installs the wrong driver by default.

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My old hp is now connected to the net. I think I am going to make Linux Mint work for me, its good on this older Dell! Your email address will not be published. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct.

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After this command you should see as this has been deferred upon incapacity to compile during the installation procedure of the STA WiFi driver source files:. I tried this on Ubuntu Thanks a lot for your help… Strong hug from Brazil. I was desperat to get my networkcard BCM to work. I was using an external wireless modem but corporattion that stopped working also. I cotporation had a problem with speed after it was connectetd.


Silambarasan 2, 8 20 This is the droid you’re looking for. May 11, at 8: It seems like the firmware files are missing from the Linux drivers? These instructions are for getting wireless working. So with that in mind, the following is bcm4311 we have right now which is simplified in just 3 steps:.

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July 19, at 5: Know that it some cases you need to have an updated Kernel version, since each new version of the Kernel introduces either new Network drivers, clrporation over existing drivers or solves bugs regarding them. Also, it worked for my Dell Latitude D, forgot to include that.

December 22, at 5: Shall I use the same commands? The time now is You are a genius indeed. In fact, my PCI. You can change PIO to 1 if you need to it.

Broadcom driver woes 1 answer. To find out which PCI. Hi, this just moved to Ubuntu May 20, at 5: Make sure that the firmware-binstaller and the bfwcutter packages are installed of course you will need internet by others means:.


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Please carefully read all instructions on this website. July 25, at This reduced boot time on my Dell XPS m with 30 seconds! October 2, at 5: Drivers for the Let’s just enumerate the driver for Broadcom chipsets and how they work with the