Knowing what Broadcom Wireless Card you have There are dozens of Broadcom wireless cards and more seem to appear every day. Lots of people see “Broadcom” and jump on this but it’s not compatible with the which is newer. May not post to United States – Read item description or contact seller for postage options. I tried this on Ubuntu 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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Petronilla Escarabajo 1, 7 7. This applies with all cases, except as noted. It would see the wireless SSID but when trying to connect to it, it would enter an reconnecting loop.

October 4, at 3: September 13, at It was very easy for me to follow. Then run cd broadcom-wl March 28, at I tried this on Ubuntu September 3, at 6: This guy knows his stuff. Thank you, commenting blacklist bcm43xx out helped me in Ubuntu Now after running a command sudo lshw -C network I’ve got the following info: To be clear with referencing the different IDs, make sure to consult the STA link above prior to reading on, and comprare to yours via: Run the following commands to get the Wifi properly working:.


This amount is subject to change until you make payment. For all Wireless cards in general, it is very important to also take into consideration the network devices you are using Routers, Switches, Wireless Channels and Wireless Bands, etc. Thanks for your valuable response. It requires additional downloading, and the item is a driver, which means I have to be online to get the driver, that puts me online, so I cannot use it.

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Use this driver for the Make sure you’re not having an unresolved linux-headers dependency, cf. Good lord, I was about to toss Linux again for driver issues, finally everything is working.

You may need to plug into the Internet to allow Windows to download the appropriate drivers. Wi-Fi worked perfectly when I was running You can check it by running: August 24, at 7: April 12, broadcoom 8: And add the headers dependency, you could remove them afterwards–and surely you’d have to rebuild the module upon kernel change. ID in this example is 14e4: If it doesn’t work or the command failed saying there is no such module, then you could try opening a terminal and type.


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Roberto 51 1 1. September 11, at 7: If you’re not seeing that, something else has been loaded lniux and you need to blacklist that. However, if you press control-z to exit and then finish the rest of the instructions reboot the wifi light comes on and it works.

The seller has relisted broqdcom item or one like this. So what you will need after this search is: Unfortunately I can’t post more than only 2 links here yet per post.