Use the terminal Code: When satisfied, the relevant Broadcom proprietary driver will be acquired, the firmware within will be extracted and installed. Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web. Please visit this page to clear all LQ-related cookies. You need to somehow get bfwcutter installed on your system.

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Originally Posted by delaygrabow However, I get errors because the netbook is not currently connected to the internet in any way. For details and our forum data attribution, retention and privacy policy, see here. Originally Posted by ugjka You need to enter into the directory where your downloaded file is http: Now you can start with the instructions you mentioned here.

kernel – How do I install BCM wireless drivers? – Ask Ubuntu

If you need to reset your password, click here. Is there a way to install the firmware without having an internet connection? Also, checking the tree graph I need firmware v 4.


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Broadcom BCM94312HMG

Available wireless networks are coming under NetworkManager Applet just click. By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features.

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All times are GMT September 13th, 2. Originally Posted by smallpond.

Broadcom 43xx wireless devices

Originally Posted by denis7. An Internet connection is required. Then up in the menu desktop, I clicked Enable Wireless.

How do we search wireless networks? Update the list of available packages: This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant. I think most, if not all, netbooks have an ethernet port.

Make sure you are using the correct driver before you install! Originally Posted by delaygrabow.


Broadcom BCMHMG – WikiDevi

If you haven’t it, you must install a synaptic package manager from Ubuntu software center search “bcm” inside synaptic package manager mark for installation “bfwcutter”, “firmware-binstaller” or “firmware-blpphy-installer” if you have a broadcom lpphy driver”firmware-b43legacy-installer” and apply, no restart needed.

I am getting closer.

Installing Broadcom BCM Is there some other command which I need to use to install this driver or should I be looking in some other folder from the extracted package? You can skip the entry about installing fwcutter. September 13th, 1. Broadcom Corporation BCM When satisfied, the relevant Broadcom proprietary driver will be acquired, the firmware within will be extracted and installed.

Firmware is not packaged by the Debian Project.