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But basically follow this steps: I had to undo the extra steps of editing the blacklist file. Drivers for the Let’s just enumerate the driver for Broadcom chipsets and how they work with the In some particular cases, after installing the firmware-binstaller you need to remove the b43 module, enable it again and even proceed to unblock with rfkill:. I have a bit machine, but running Ubuntu For all Wireless cards in general, it is very important to also take into consideration the network devices you are using Routers, Switches, Wireless Channels and Wireless Bands, etc.. So with that in mind, the following is what we have right now which is simplified in just 3 steps:.

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Run the following commands to get the Wifi properly working: Run command; tar -xvjf broadcom-wl I assume you know the type model of your wireless card.

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This answer is based on an extensive research done by various Ubuntu users that worked together in almost all issues related to Broadcom. For example, In this case, since you have the 14e4: You obviously need to be careful if you have another wireless device that might be using a conflicting driver as if you blacklist it, you’ll break that one too: NOTE – Before proceeding, if you have previously installed any drivers, have blacklisted or uncommented any driver files or configuration files or have done any changes whatsoever to the system to make the drivers work in previous attempts, you will need to undo them in order to follow this guide.


After I did the bcm94312mmcg the wireless had to be unblocked by rfkill: Make sure your wireless adapter is not disabled.

Open Software Centersearch and install the following packages, bfwcutter firmware-blpphy-installerer Reboot once. Suggested by additional drivers.

This solution is not working for me. The point of Ask Ubuntu is to collect answers, not links to answers. I read that wireess will be of no use with BCM If you’ve installed it, purge it. Forced PIO do the following:. I see “wireless is disabled” in the right corner on the top of display: After you’ve uninstalled bfwcutter reboot your computer.

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Sean F 1 3. If you’ve already installed it, remove it.

This will have to do until Ubuntu I’m not sure if this has been resolved. With rfkill I can see:. Then go to the Wireless connection you are using, select it.

This is a relatively new driver that was recently added to Ubuntu since the driver was added to the kernel. If you do not want to receive cookies, you can turn them off.


BroadCom BCM94312MCG BCM4312 459263-001 Mini PCI-E Wireless Lan WLAN Wifi Card 802.11 ABG 54M

If you’re not running Natty or Oneiric, your kernel probably won’t have this driver. In such case, which I assume happens quite often, since 1 The inherent dependency isn’t resolved and 2 There’s a break in the wl interface upon upgrades which may involve a kernel updatein such case, you should simply do the following two steps and I assume you don’t need to reinstall the WiFi driver sources: Run the following in the terminal: As Luis Alvarado’s answer mentions, Cookie politics This page uses cookies — small text files loaded on your machine to help us provide you with a better experience when you visit our site.

I did the following steps: I waited for a while and the Wi-Fi was responding again. This package contains Broadcom You may need to install synaptic or your favorite package manager. If the card is supported, try installing the driver manually.