See Also Wireless Troubleshooting Guide https: I have read that my rev. You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. This question has been asked before and already has an answer. HTTP request sent, awaiting response Introduction to Linux – A Hands on Guide This guide was created as an overview of the Linux Operating System, geared toward new users as an exploration tour and getting started guide, with exercises at the end of each chapter. April 8th, 4.

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The other columns I have no Idea what they mean. Oh, you might need to hit the “turn wireless one” hotkey Fn-F2 for it to work. Are you new to LinuxQuestions. All times are GMT Linux – Software This forum is for Software issues.

Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu? You are currently viewing LQ as a guest. Toggle line numbers Code: I have an older Gateway laptop with browdcom Broadcom card.

How do you get the Broadcom BCM wireless card working? – Ask Ubuntu

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Partners Support Community Ubuntu. However, if you want to do it manually then the instructions are as follows: An Internet connection is required.

Page 2 of 3. First unload all conflicting drivers this includes removing the driver you’re trying to install: Using Windows’ binary drivers: HTTP request sent, awaiting response As a convenience, Ubuntu offers two versions of this driver: I ran lspci in the terminal and it actually lists the wireless device as: As an example, I was messing around with my wireless settings recently, trying to connect to a public access point.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Editing one file linuux rebooting solved the issue. Registration is quick, simple and absolutely free. This was the result: Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers 47 answers.

Note that you can only follow one of the two guides, not both. It was so slow and I couldn’t get the wifi working there either.

en/users/Drivers/b43 – Linux Wireless

BB code is On. Tried these out but still no luck. The bcmwl-kernel-source package should automatically blacklist the open source drivers so that the STA driver is the only one in bdoadcom.


If broadco do not have internet access on the device that has a b43 supported broadcom wireless chipset and would like to use b43, follow this link instead: I’ve been able to get it to work. If you are still being prompted for entering your password make sure that you have enabled your pc to remember the password.

NDISwrapper This should only be used as a last resort, if the device is not supported by Linux kernel drivers e. Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux. The brozdcom kernel module is automatically loaded for supported devices.

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