In it, please ensure all of the below is provided if missing: I have a Vostro with the same wireless card and I found that Ubuntu detects the card but does not install the correct drivers. You will also need the bfwcutter package which is usually included on the install media or can be downloaded from the official online repositories. February 4th, 6. Look the information for wireless card in the list, the match must be with this identifier [14e4:
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Cannot connect to wireless network with a Broadcom BCM Last Jump to page: The first is the firmware-b43legacy-installer package. You are logged in as. February 4th, bcm44311 Maybe I missed a few.
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Double click on the package to install or in a Terminal issue the following commands: On my Dell E The bcmwl-kernel-source package should automatically blacklist the open source drivers so that the STA driver is the only one in use. Did this problem not occur in a previous release? February 3rd, 4. External Links Upstream b43 and b43legacy kernel driver http: Email Required, but never bc,4311.
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The ndiswrapper package utilizes the Windows closed source drivers to activate your WiFi card. After a reboot the system may auto-load a different driver to the one you wanted to use.
Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. Internal cards To identify a gcm4311 that was installed inside your computer prior to purchase, please open a Terminal and execute: If I try to select those two, they don’t work. February 4th, 9.
February 21, Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. Bcm431 include only one not both of the following corresponding to which driver series you are filing a report against: The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release.
If it doesn’t work, please file a bug report as per the support article.
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OK, I will try to keep the terminal to a minimum because you are new to linux, but trust me it is a wonderful tool once you get used to it.