I fixed my problem with the Broadcom bcm drivers. In fact, my PCI. If your connection drops every so often some users have suggested to set IPv6 to Ignore. Pepe Barrascout Ortiz says: After you find in the list below the correct package we then proceed with the installation. Hosting provided by Metropolitan Area Network Darmstadt.

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Has anyone had this problem and know of a fix?

The first is the firmware-binstaller package. The relevant driver has built-in logic to probe the actual chip, for example: Networrk a reboot the system may auto-load a different driver to the one you wanted to use. The sudo modprobe b43 command just sits there and does nothing at all.

With rfkill I can see:. As Luis Alvarado’s answer ntework, Then run cd broadcom-wl After a lot of googling and futile attempts at enabling wifi in Mint, I found your wonderful article.

If necessary, firmware can be manually acquired and extracted using the bfwcutter utility, see http: I assume you know the type model of your wireless card. This will force your wireless device to ONLY wieless to it.



I’m not sure whether the guys responsible for packages would get to see this. February 17, at Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. April 24, at 5: That have already worked for me four times it may happen any time you are forcing a shutdown or disconnecting the Wi-Fi.

Firmware from userspace is required for device operation. On other cases looking for and installing the latest Linux Firmware would solve the issue.

You must go to http: A utility you can try is rfkill to get it to come on.

How to Fix Broadcom BCM Wireless Driver on Ubuntu and Linux Mint |

This is what worked for me: The reason why I am saying that is that I can get connected to my modem through windows but not through ubuntu, so there must be something about the driver that doesn’t allow ubuntu to connect to all kind of connection, excluding those on a channel above the It would see the wireless SSID but when trying to connect to it, it would enter an reconnecting loop. For example, In this case, since you have the 14e4: March 28, at I’m not sure of what I’ve done.


I used user ‘bkratz’ solution on http: Blacklisting your way to success If you’re not seeing that, something else has been loaded in and you need to blacklist that. adqpter

You need to be running at least 2. March 6, at 7: Wi-Fi worked perfectly when I was running Looking for help with my inspiron e and bcm …. Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? This was from the site http: In it, please ensure all of the below is provided if missing: