If you have Synaptic installed or going to do it from Terminal, then first: Internal cards To identify a card that was installed inside your computer prior to purchase, please open a Terminal and execute: Find More Posts by arkaryote. For some of this the following will solve their issues Remember to remove ANY other previous Broadcom drivers installed and afterwards have rebooted the PC. Some users have mentioned that using rfkill unblock all will solve the problem. As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: Instructions for installation may be found later in this article.

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[SOLVED] no WiFi networks on Ubuntu Macbook (Broadcom)

No such file or directory” ubunntu message. For this type of scenarios you can do the following I recommend installing Synaptic for GUI management:.

The bcmwl-kernel-source package aims to offer a later version for a given release. Link 1 – https: Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Lastly the Guide to all Broadcom Drivers found bcm432225 Ubuntu which shows the following list For more information, visit the link provided, it covers much more: Look, I posted information about my network device here https: Introduced in Linux 2.


So I removed the firmware-b43 a tried like this:. Configure your wireless interface as appropriate.

Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver source

Instead, an investigation would need to occur to see if the version available for your release should be updated. If you have ubunty so, then proceed: Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. To test the driver and remove the need for a computer restart use: First unload all conflicting drivers this includes removing the driver you’re trying to install: As per the Broadcom readme file for driver version 6.

Broadcom Corporation BCM If you want to do it via the terminal simply do: Others simply turned the WiFi switch on their laptops off and then on again. Right now the models that I have listed here are the ones I have tested or were tested about other Ubuntu users:.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

The two things I installed at first along with dependencies, of course were: So please verify that it is in fact ENABLED because at ubunu 2 users had me running with many options until they mentioned that they had a button with a wireless icon on it and it was off. Having a problem logging bfm43225 So I removed the firmware-b43 a tried like this: TIPS – If you happen to have another Linux distro on bcmm43225 same PC or have Ubuntu installed with Windows, for cases where your only internet access was actually the wireless card, you can go to the other operating system, download the needed packages Will take some timeput them in a special folder, then go back to Ubuntu and access that folder.


It’s a long time since I fought with a Broadcom card but I remember the firmware loading was recorded in dmesg or syslog somewhere. The following instructions explain how to extract the required firmware.

Then download the DEB Package from here: Find More Posts by hydrurga. Christian Bekker 1 1 4.

Wifi hardware was not detected and after a lot of work, I was able to install it, chasing down all the dependencies. The ubkntu infrastructure is composed of two parts.

BB code is On. Open a new Terminal and use bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: Find More Posts by arkaryote. After reading the postings in the like above Kbuntu was really confused, but I thought the bcmwl driver is the right one that I need.