I have a dell laptop with at dell wireless wlan mini-card driver, when I installed Ubuntu side by side with Win7 I assume it was missing a wireless driver since that’s what it said. The wifi card didn’t show up in the lspci results. When I run lspci in the terminal, it shows: Wifi is now working lika a charm on my D! Visit the following links: Once I downloaded the driver files, and extracted the firmware via bfwcutter, I executed the modprobe b43 commands on the Ubuntu WifiDocs page , and that made it work!

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What is sad is that I just now realized that I had to be logged in as root to use “lspci”. I searched in so many forums for a solution, but nothing wire,ess. BB code is On. Carroll, III on You can stamp newbie across my forehead any time you want.

wireless – dell inspiron installed now no internet – Ask Ubuntu

Connect you D via a wired connection. Believe it or not, you’ve solved one of the biggest problems most new users face. I have Internet access when I switch back to Windows – I have a dual-boot thing going on. Find More Posts by russeller. I had to download the bfwcutter package manually from launchpad. This is so frustrating. You just use the package manager to install the proper package.


When I run lspci in the terminal, it shows: Probably the best place to start is the ndiswrapper wiki see my sig for the fell. How do I get a driver for this?

Making Wireless Work on a Dell D600 with Ubuntu

April 9th, 5. Done Package hwinfo is not available, ccard is referred to by another package. Typed the first line and it gave me that error.

This error minipcci that there is no bfwcutter I also did the following command but it still seems loaded: I really appreciate all of your help, especially with me being extremely new to Linux. Wifi working perfect after these steps. Solution works like a charm on Linux Mint Sign up using Facebook.

English Edit question Status: Once I downloaded crd driver files, and extracted the firmware via bfwcutter, I executed the modprobe b43 commands on the Ubuntu WifiDocs pageand that made it work! I have another laptop with Linux Mint Thank you for all of your help, I am now wireless.


Ubuntu Linux doesn’t find my internal wifi card

In the “No Internet access” section, I was guided to grab two files comprising the firmware: Post Your Answer Uhuntu By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

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Delete the bit package and try again. I spend a lot of time 2 days to fix this bug, with your guide it took me 3 minutes!

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