We can find the same chipset in several different devices. You also can use NdisWrapper http: Email required Address never made public. I am wondering if I need the drivers and then use this utility to add them. Hopefully that solves the problem. I feel we are close but not sure why I can see other routers further away from my house but not ours and it is not hidden. Post as a guest Name.

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Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. I installed Ubuntu It grabs firmware for BCM43xx from website and install it.

How to enable broadcom wireless BCM card on Linux Mint 11 | Ivan Doskovic’s blog

Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. Visit the following links: Post the output of those commands here. I had to click connect to hidden and typed in my wireless name and password and BAM it is connected.

That happens with mine, also. Hopefully that solves the problem.

Please login or register. For a guide see multiple in braodcom Amazon reviews. For more information about vim click on it. There is a how to at: Here, the wired LAN ethernet is connected and working, in fact that is how I am accessing the net right now.


Yes Link-local IPv6 Address: Furthermore, they might only work with proprietary firmware FOSS -column. All times are GMT Hello All, I have read several posts in this forum regarding Broadcom issues but nothing seems to work.

Vim is one of the most popular editor for Linux. Use your network-interface to connect to the WLAN.

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A good indication of support is Tux being displayed on the product’s packaging. The recommended driver for your llnux is not the proprietary STA driver. If you need to reset your password, click here.

So I comment out the line in the terminal how do I save it? One company which specializes in free software and sells Known unsupported chipsets are at the end of each list. But thanks for your help anyway!! Is it possible the Broadcom is not slan the signals well, like a weak receiver that could be adjusted by a setting?

And the wrong driver was the one available in Ubuntu’s software updater under “Additional Drivers proprietary “. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Most of the times, no connection can be established w,an the wireless just doesn’t connect.


I followed your directions but the wireless does not light up and show any wireless in the network icon.

How to enable broadcom wireless BCM4311 card on Linux Mint 11

BB code is On. Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux 82.11g System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter.

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