You don’t need to install the nvidia drivers any more as was needed in the early years of this model. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates. Each time I installed latest drivers released from intel e I have bios a13 now, for you who said that it worked right out of the box – what bios version do you have? I ran the lspci grep Network command and it shows this: Popular Guides Preparing your system for Linux. Please fill all the letters into the box to prove you’re human.

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[ubuntu] dell E wireless network

You don’t need to install the nvidia drivers any more as was needed in the early years of this model. Once I took all of the steps my WiFi with no security started working at once using ifup.

Dell E wireless not working after fresh installation of ubuntu First time I have ever had a good experience with linux without having to waste several hours eireless up devices!


Build kmod-nvidia against the ljnux kernel using the ‘—target’ from earlier and install.

I think this only started happening with software upgrades in September Downloads Support Community Development. As far as I can tell the module for my wireless card wirelses loaded correctly and it’s working: This guide is intended to provide you details on how well this laptop works with Linux and which modules you need to configure. I wanted to wireles my system clean…so I took the long route building RPMs…hope you’re comfortable.

This was helpful 0. I just downloaded the newest ubuntu for my Inspirion Mini netbook and I absolutely love it.

There are potential issues with some of the Dell Latitude E wireless controllers if sireless using an older distro. I get an intermittent problem that the mouse gets disoriented: Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums–revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

Wireless card won’t work in ubuntu

Works with current Linux distros kernel version 2. Download newest update kernel 2. Join Date Jul Posts In rare of the rare case it shows sometime the wireless available with very low frequency.

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I have my E at work so I can’t tell you at the moment which wireless chipset is in there. I have an inspiron laptop with windows vista installed and it is working very good. Build details and installation instructions are provided by Broadcom and this kernel module was tested on Fedora Core 13 2.

Configuring the touchpad disable tapping, scrolling, etc requires the SHMConfig variable to be enabled. I ran the lspci grep Network command and it shows this: If you’re asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem.

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Wireless card won’t work in ubuntu. You need to reboot after that. Join Date Oct Posts I used kismet several times, you need to switch off the network manager to prevent conflicts though.

I am running Ubuntu 9.