Ubuntu doesn’t even detect a wireless connection or card Originally Posted by luckiestryke. Open a new Terminal and use bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: Please post their response to your report. Join Date Apr Beans 3. As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6.

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If it doesn’t work, please file a bug report as per the support article. Broadcom Corporation BCM Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: If the version of the driver you are using in the repository is the latest version available as per BroadcomBroadcom wants you to send them an email about this to linux-wlan-client-support-list broadcom. Originally Posted by bkratz. Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu?

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Double click on the package to install or in a Terminal issue the following commands: Find More Posts by michaelk. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.


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This laptop has a 15510 Wireless card, which is based on the Broadcom chipset. Those steps are as follow:. Instructions to install the package may be found below.

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The bcmwl-kernel-source package should automatically blacklist the open source drivers so that the STA driver is the only one in use. Sure am glad to hear that you at least got it running.

Copy the downloaded file to your home folder. Join Date Apr Beans 3. Having a problem logging in? January 25, at 7: The settings I tried altering were:. I really do want to get out of Windows.


I believe the is a Broadcom card. Please mark this thread as solved. Blog Stats 20, hits.

Clarence Ray 11 1. Unfortunately it would not install on my current Windows 10 install.

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March 9th, 5. The aim of Ubuntu is to ensure all card models work automatically with no, or minimal configuration.


Before writing this, I went through other forums so I ran sudo lshw -C network which will hopefully help you help me. Open a new Terminal and wireoess-n bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: As this driver is closed source, fixes in the driver itself may only be provided by Broadcom. I found a solution at: Find More Ybuntu by bsprakash. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. See Also Wireless Troubleshooting Guide https: