September 10th, 3. Building only for 3. Those versions may work OK in Linux but if you ever want to run Windows again you may have problems getting a driver to work. Page 1 of 2. In the command line type: Broadcom Corporation BCM
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It may be due to non-open source drivers not wirelwss available for some Broadcom chipsets, so good drivers may not automatically be available when installing. My laptop wont boot now. The other thing that makes me think a virus or something is last night when I was able to get online I tried to access the windows update webpage and I got nothing but I could go to any other webpage.
September 10th, 4. Ubuntu Forums Code of Conduct. September 11th, 5. September 11th, The b43 firmware was improperly, because it violates Broadcom patents, included in nonfree until just a few days ago.
I checked IE and the only thing checked was Automatically detect settings. Open a terminal and run: Virus Problem, Please Help.
Ubuntu on Dell E WiFi STILL not working
I have tried other networks, I have also tried to reboot my wireless router. I went to network connections and it was blank any ideas?
At that time, you and a few other cases blew up in our faces. Right now I am fully updated except for the recommended broadcom sta update and I have working ethernet. Broadcom driver problems with wireless and ethernet I followed the above instructions.
There are better mini-PCI wireless cards than the available but they are mostly half-height cards that can’t be secured in the laptop without an adapter. You may try these and see if it would work, you may stop and no need to proceed to the next one if it works. Broadcom driver problems with wireless and ethernet What is “deactivate the package filter”?
Right click on the black screen or Command prompt then choose Select All and Paste the results here.
Dell Inspiron E1705 network up/down
Here is some system info: Please get a temporary internet connection; ethernet, tether or however. Thank you so much for your help.
In the command prompt window that opens, type type the following command: