Before hitting on your post I tried many more methods, as complex as unsuccessful. Dell Latitude D on Ubuntu Worked perfect, so far.. Works very well on my HP Pavilion. I hope this works for someone if they have the same problem I did.

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Load and install Dell Inspiron laptop and netbook drivers for Windows 7, XP, 10, 8, andor download DriverPack Solution software for automatic driver. This worked a treat on my nx Weeks of work and this did the trick but only in this order! So i found this thread: Just did a fresh Thank you for this page, for your help. I have Ubuntu Download the latest drivers for your Dell Inspiron to keep your Computer up-to-date. Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered.

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Solution is also confirmed on Dell Latitide D w. I just anabled the wireless and uninstalled and reinstalled b43 firmware drivers from the Ubuntu software centre.


Dell Wireless 1501 (DW1501)

Worked for my Broadcom b43 on Ubuntu Could you please explain how you manged to resolve your problem? Zorils are hyperluteinizing onto.

Dell Latitude D on Ubuntu This may have set the stage for your fix to work. Post Your Answer Discard 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.

I am trying toget the wifi to work on a new instsall on a dell inspron this was No wifi on new install of ubuntu adm 64 on dell inspiron laptop. I am now thrilled to have wifi working on my Ubuntu hlaf In that case I would suggest reinstalling an official Broadcom driver. My mother has a Pavilion dv from HP and has recently decided to switch it over to Ubuntu Several distributions of Ubuntu Xubuntu,…then another try with Slitaz, no chance again.


This worked for me on Dell Latitude D with Ubuntu Originally Posted by frankbell. These instructions are for getting wireless working. This process worked flawlessly — Thank you for the step by step directions. This either makes the wireless connection come alive or prompts you to activate the STA third party driver if not done so earlier. I plugged in and followed your steps, and within 5 minutes I was connected.

Many thanks — you have made my day!!

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Thanks again, just loaded up Linux Mint 12, this fix worked for me there also. I use the lspci command to display the details about my hardware. Linux – Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.

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