May 27, at 5: The broadcom-sta package aims to offer an earlier version for a given release. Uninstall the bcmwl-kernel-source package by issuing the following command on a terminal: This is what your looking for If you can’t find it, just keep looking, lspci lists all your hardware, so if there’s no wireless card in there, chances are, you don’t have a wireless card. April 27th, 9. July 20, at 5:

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The process takes up a lot of time, and has a nice of -5! After an hour reading various posts on how to get Ubuntu Linux wireless working, I found your post.

networking – Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers – Ask Ubuntu

Back to top Switching between drivers If you card is supported by more than one driver then use the modprobe command to test the drivers. Answer below is updated broadco, time new information is added and confirmed working.

If you are not sure just install both packages, it won’t do any harm to your pc, and it won’t interfere. Can you give me more terminal commands for getting into the blacklist file?


I fixed my problem with the Broadcom broadcoj drivers.

Ubuntu Manpage: bwn — Broadcom BCM43xx IEEE b/g wireless network driver

Problem with Broadcom cards is that Broadcom company copyrighted its wlan firmware and it is not distributed with Ubuntu. The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release. That have already worked for me four times it may happen any time you bcm43xd forcing a shutdown or disconnecting the Wi-Fi.

Tried so many tips from Linux forum, with no luck so far. If so, which one s specifically? Others simply turned the WiFi switch on their laptops off and then on again Physical switch available on this laptops. Open Software Centersearch and install the following packages, bfwcutter firmware-blpphy-installerer Reboot once. I was desperat to get my networkcard BCM to work. Introduction and Background This answer is based on an extensive research done by various Ubuntu users that worked together in almost all issues related to Broadcom.

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May 4, at 5: Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Yi Jiang 1 12 Step 3 was a key step for me.


October 4, at 3: This site uses cookies. Make sure you’re not having an unresolved linux-headers dependency, cf.

broadcmo Search for the package in the Ubuntu Package Repositories Make sure you select the correct architecture Bit, Bit, etc. For cases where you get repeated: Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Roberto 51 1 1. You can change PIO to 1 if you need to it.

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That did not work on my computer, a more complete solution can be found at ubuntu page. I’ve been experiencing the same issues bcj43xx my Are you new to LinuxQuestions.