But I may just be too dumb to know where to look The additional drivers application shows a green icon and says it is “activated and currently in use”. Only download this driver. It needs to have a green icon next to your driver name. Networking Dell Wireless Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. I tried using the Windows wireless configuration utility and disabled the Dell Wireless WLAN card utility , started the Wireless service, but that did not help.

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Dell Wireless 1390 (DW1390)

If you have made ANY previous attempts to get your wireless working — either using fwcutter, ndiswrapper, or the bcm43xx drivers — this how-to will most likely not work UNTIL you reverse your previous changes. Mar 23, Messages: Another laptop that I have with a Netgear wireless card connects to the Netgear network with no problem.

Nov wlreless, Messages: Dell Wireless – network adapter. Log back wireles, and the driver should reinstall. Advertising seems to be blocked by your browser. JohnWillJun 6, Networking by Aloysius Low Oct 4, Any other suggestions anyone? Join overother people just like you!


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Recently with Broadcom wifi cards and Ubuntu, I just run “sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source” when wired to install the driver. If you have done Wireoess previous work on your wireless, there is almost no chance that this how-to will work unless you clean your system.

GrubbsJun 7, Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic.

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However, Unity is not showing an icon for the wireless device, so I am unable to connect to any networks. Mobile by Morgan Little Oct 26, A workaround of the same general kind as the one proposed in comment 4 of that bug would presumably have worked for me, but simpler was to switch to using the ‘b43’ driver rather than ‘wl’.

Dell Wireless Driver Description Broadcom I tried using the Windows wireless configuration utility and disabled the Dell Wireless WLAN card utilitystarted the Wireless service, but that did not help.

The 3 steps in answer 2 worked for me on my Dell Inspiron similar to the for Ubuntu Also, from the article buried deep within, so I understand that you might not have read that far: Oct 19, Messages: Couldn’t find package linux-headers-uname -r again, i’m completely new to linux and don’t know what i’m doing wrong.


Originally Posted by loismustdie View Post i have a problem, and i’m new to linux in general, so i apologize ahead of time for not completely understanding the answers if that happens.

In farm country, forget broadband. I ran that and the hardware wireless mini card was found to be OK. Try running this to see if your wireless card is functioning properly: If not, also blow away the driver for the 57xx Gigabit ethernet controller, reboot, and reinstall that one too.

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Sign up using Facebook. Updated the drivers which did not help so removed and reinstalled the drivers, but that too did not help. Do the above command broaadcom times.