March 12th, 1. You guys should add formatting and colors to your apt-get routine, it’s so much easier, especially for novice users, to understand what may have gone wrong. NB if you’ve no access to a wired network on your machine you will need to download the bfwcutter package manually from here , as well as your card’s driver from here. I removed the cycled battery and hit the power-button 20 long and short presses to reset the BIOS. The users who voted to close gave this specific reason: Hello Alberto, the driver you provided in 9 works both for and on the proposed 3. The proprietary driver should make it work.

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March 12th, 1. Make sure you’re not having an unresolved linux-headers dependency, cf. The solution was that this particular deviice device did not support 40 Mhz channels nor does it support If it gives any errors, read the error and follow the steps it mentions.

Hello bobptz, jockey is the tool for installing proprietary drivers in Precise, you can open it by searching “Additional Drivers” in your dash. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

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As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6. Remove everything of STA that you have sudo apt-get purge bcmwl-kernel-source broadcom-sta-common broadcom-sta-source Install that again manually: This is what worked for me: So what you will need after this search 472.


Reboot After I did the above the wireless had to be unblocked by rfkill: Reboot and run SRU test. To check if the driver for your card has been loaded, check the output of the lspci -k or lsusb -v command, depending on if the card is connected by PCI e or USB.

The first makes sure that the sta driver is in place, the second and third blacklist the two drivers brcmsmac and bcma which clash with the correct sta driver. I did the following steps: I tried to re-install the driver, but the installation procedure would not work any more. Even after installing the correct driver the user would end up in a “trying to connect” loop. Hello Alberto, the driver you provided in 9 works both for and on the proposed corporaion.

It is maintained upstream here. Many firmware images are provided by the linux-firmware package which is installed by default, but you maybe need to install your cards driver manually.

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First check if it hard-blocked. To be clear with referencing the different IDs, make nroadcom to consult the STA link above prior to reading on, and comprare to yours via:.


After downloading all packages broadcon dependencies, you can proceed on copying all packages to a single folder and running the dpkg command as mentioned on step 4 above. Introduction and Background This answer corporqtion based on an extensive research done by various Ubuntu users that worked together in almost all issues related to Broadcom.

First I uninstalled bcmwl-kernel-source Then installed firmware-binstaller and bfwcutter which rebuilt the wifi drivers I then had to restart. After I did the above the wireless had to be unblocked by rfkill: If it doesn’t work, please file a bug report as per the support article.


Wireless related test cases should failed. Then I shutdown my PC, disconnected it from electricity and opened its left door. Install the newest proprietary driver. Then I returned the battery and connected corporatiion PC to electricity. Loading firmware version Suggested by additional drivers. Po-Hsu Lin cypressyew wrote on Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

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