Ubuntu Edit question Assignee: Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. I do not have access to an ethernet connection on this dell desktop, but I do have a connection on a laptop, and I can download and transfer any files that I need to with that. And what about the native bcm43xx drivers? And yes, i had just installed Lubuntu. I had upgraded from SuSE Zanna 50k 13

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I probably just saved you over the next six months 2 or 3 hours of your time total. I’ve looked at various guides, but most require some kind of connection on the computer with the problem.

wireless – Broadcom bcm airforce one 54g, can’t connect to WiFi – Ask Ubuntu

This is why if your going to be in a linux environment keep it simple. I had the same problem.

Thank you all for the feedback and info and I will try it again on the system when I get some time. Drop the model of whatever card your using brooadcom your having trouble with and maybe I, or someone else can help you. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. Don’t have whole lot of experience messing with wireless problems, so someone else may correct me on that.


You can check if that may be the case with rfkill list. Broadcom bcm airforce one 54g, can’t connect to WiFi Ask Question. Lubuntu subscribe unsubscribe 2, readers 7 users here now Welcome to the Lubuntu subreddit The Lubuntu Project on the web Download Lubuntu Need help?


Post back output of this terminal command please: Have you installed any wireless drivers for it? I then saw my wireless button finally light up and it shows wireless in the network properties.

Also note that the drivers folder will bcm418 to be created and placed in there. None Link to a FAQ.

Then you have to download obe few driver files and check them out for the correct chipset. I choose the one I made and it connects. If when you log-on to linux you enter in James as your account.

Results 1 to 10 of I did not write this, this was taken from another part of this forum. Originally Posted by fingerprint.

Follow Blog via Email Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Then please follow this driver bcm418 procedure: If your wired internet connection does not work either, you can use this procedure instead:. Prior to that install I would get a wireless light but it would not show my home wireless and only listed a couple in our area.


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Can you help with this problem? Thanks for the good HowTo with ndiswrapper.

This really helped me. I hope there is still an answer. Find More Posts by lejob The installation required finding the bcmwl5.