If it doesn’t work or the command failed saying there is no such module, then you could try opening a terminal and type dmesg grep b43 If you see lines like: You need to extract your firmware from the tarball. Then save the file I was getting error messages in the terminal about not being able to save, but it actually did save properly. October 14, at If you have a Broadcom card that has a different pci. The solution was that this particular wireless device did not support 40 Mhz channels nor does it support There are lots of Broadcom cards out there.

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If it doesn’t work or the command failed saying there is no such module, then you could try opening a terminal and type. This can happen with modern Routers that have the ability to extend the wireless connection by offering the same SSID. Download package and dependency packages related to it on the same folder. Unfortunately I can’t post more than only 2 links here brodcom per post.

I did all steps described above on my D laptop, but no success! I suggest you restart. You will also need the bfwcutter package which is usually included on the install media or can be downloaded from the official online repositories. Did this problem not occur in a previous release?


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Broadcom network card doesn’t connect to wireless network. Network folder, wireless and select Options ubuntu I found the light wouldn’t come on when I switched it to the op position. The open-source brcmfmac driver is available from the brcm module of broadvom linux kernel package, maintained upstream by the linux kernel community. Beoadcom first thought I would edit Luis Alvarado’s excellent answer see his post on september 7th,because when I followed the steps, it appeared the package that is indicated in the table see his post for my PCI.

I waited for a while and the Wi-Fi was responding again. On second thought, please just restart 4302 installing. October 17, I’ve done it that way for many years with my Debian office server. Anyway, it is fixed.

I repeat it in case it’s of use to others. Now using the PCI. The key thing is that it’s autoselected, which it should be by the b43 stuff.

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Instructions for installation may be found later in this article. Make sure you have the linux-headers package that matches your current kernel version, plus the appropriate generic header packages so that they are automatically updated on a kernel upgrade.

Installing kernel packages is rarely a risky thing because you can usually just fall back to an old one using the grub boot screen. Find More Posts by yemel.


In hardware like the Lenovo S, if your wireless card gets stuck trying to connect to an SSID keeps trying to 44320then the alternative to get it working would be to install the bcmwl-kernel-source package Remove any other installed packages related to it.

Author Read times. As Luis Alvarado’s answer mentions, I think I did exactly what you said, but it did not solve the problem. If you’re not seeing that, something else has been loaded in and you need to blacklist that.

To unload and blacklist: It would see the wireless SSID but when trying to connect to it, it would enter an reconnecting loop. August 18, at After downloading all packages and dependencies, you can proceed on copying all packages to a single folder and running the dpkg command as mentioned on step 4 above.

Open Synaptic and use bfwcutter and firmware-blpphy-installer instead of bcmwl-kernel-source or broadco, other.

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