One more nOOb question: I soldiered on and now I’m posting quick replies through my resurrected wireless connection! Hardy actually shows an ‘available network’ list for each wireless card, so I could still tell which was connecting. Broadcom drivers can be found on the acer europe website acer travelmate is the computer your looking for. I have assumed that the download step will only get me the latest driver. Not to nitpick, but this version was a lot better organized than the other one, at least for me. If you just want a guess, I am thinking it is because you don’t have an internet connection right now.

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[ubuntu] Broadcom Wireless Setup for Hardy (Step by step) [Archive] – Ubuntu Forums

On Dell Inspiron B Broadcom Corporation BCM Here is my iwconfig output: Can someone just confirm this please. Forgot that this guide has you load b Or go for automatic driver updates and get the correct Windows driver with just one click. All ThinkCentre M62z, Edge 72z bcm43zx. SYS plus its companion. I have just amended visra post according to your suggestion.


However, a later iwconfig wlan0 still gave: Run sudo nm-applet in a command line, and the tray icon should appear. Trying to install ndiswrapper either through a terminal or Synaptic calls for my Hardy installation CD. Follow this post to the letter. Here is my information.

Broadcom Wireless BCM43xx Vista/7 Driver v.

It should have read: Reconnect the device and power it on. I’m glad it’s working and all, but full bandwidth will stop me from turning to the elephant in the room vcm43xx bigger downloads. Upgraded to Ubuntu 8. Now it’s also slow in windows!

Wireless radeon hd bcm43xxx gpus for everyday free gaming and hd video. I’ve followed the guide and it works quite well in the process. So you really don’t need to have the fix applied. Hello everyone, I’m new to Ubuntu and I’ve been trying to get my wireless to work with this guide, but it still doesn’t seem to be working.

Broadcom BCM43xx Drivers Download

Thanks for your help. You might try using the vistq driver instead. The spot the shows driver is blank. The sudo ndiswrapper -m step gave a warning about a deprecated command.


Working vosta Aspire and others notebooks with broadcom 43xx chipsets “. I provide it, press Enter. I was previously running my card under the B43 firmware on 7. I use Ubuntu Hardy After trying many methods, and even yours a few times, I remembered that even though the steps were familiar, if I used the drivers off my CD, it might work.

Can you post your lshw -C network information? You can also check lshw -C network.

Reverse the process — I’m basically taking this as meaning uninstall ndiswrapper? If your laptop does not have a Broadcom wired card, it might work. Several sleepless nights solved here.