Thank you for helping us maintain CNET’s great community. BCM is a proprietary driver. I’ve written off the hardware in question, having dropped too many hours trying the linux solution to no avail. I know there are many seemingly duplicates here but so far I haven’t found any other case of this happening. The firmware is missing [ May be only doing the 3rd step be satisfactory if you already know your wireless card type, Although I did The above steps. Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers 47 answers.

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Since I have had installed my Ubuntu BB code is On. Does this mean I’ll wieless to use Windows 7 to import the drivers somehow, or do something else? Manfred Hampl m-hampl said on Stuck on getting wireless conection, Ubuntu If so, please do: Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del.

Your mileage may vary, but I recommend the STA driver first if it offers both.


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I don’t know if this question could be of help for someone else. The broadcom proprietary drivers are also sometimes not working. Post Your Answer Discard By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Thanks for your reply, here is the lspci result: Setting up hwinfo dfll I know a fair amount about drivers working on windows for so long but I dont know what to do about this. I know there are many seemingly duplicates here but so far I haven’t found any other case of this happening.

Click Wirelesa to receive this Complete Guide absolutely free. This site uses cookies. I am teaching a class on OSes and 20 students have the same E So far I have achieved very little. Selecting previously unselected package libhd Linux Power User Bundle.


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Ubuntu should have an “Additional Drivers” section that will download drivers for you. This one tip will help you sleep 13997 tonight A few seconds are all you need to get a better night’s rest. However I wanted to add these steps if the steps already given didn’t work you could also use the steps in the link below which was what I did. You must go to http: Anyway, thanks again and hopefully after I get to grips with Ubuntu, I can rid the wkreless of Win 7.