It needs to have a green icon next to your driver name. I have no options for wireless networks in the networks menu, only for my wired network. However, Unity is not showing an icon for the wireless device, so I am unable to connect to any networks. The 3 steps in answer 2 worked for me on my Dell Inspiron similar to the for Ubuntu How to make my Dell wlan minicard work. Hi, welcome to AskUbuntu and thanks for your contribution.
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My problem appears to be that in a machine with both a BCM43xx wireless and BCM44xx wired connection, the driver for the wired connection requires the generic ‘ssb’ module, which grabs the resources needed by both, expecting the dw1390 broadcom corporation drivers to cooperate with it?
Jules In Network Indicator menu click on edit connections and see if it’s listed there? How to make my Dell wlan minicard work Dw1390 broadcom corporation, the wireless section of the connection editing dialog is empty.
I have no options for wireless networks in the networks menu, only for my wired network. The additional drivers application shows a green icon and ddw1390 it is “activated and dw1390 broadcom corporation in use”.
How to make my Dell wlan minicard work. Dw1390 broadcom corporation, Unity is not showing an icon for the wireless device, so I am unable to connect to any networks.
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Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered. To that end, I blacklisted ‘wl’.
Are you sure that you activated your Broadcom STA driver?.
Post as a guest Name. This bug seems broadfom be related: Unfortunately, dw1390 broadcom corporation ‘wl’ driver which is the driver I had installed does not cooperate in the way it expects; only the open-source ‘b43’ dw1390 broadcom corporation is capable of doing this.
Here are the important commands The solution was to remove the incorrect driver causing the network conflict which I found here: