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When I try to install addition driver that is required this error message comes up:-

"Sorry, the installation of this driver failed.

Please have a look at the log file for details: /var/log/jockey.log"

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What additional driver? Can you install that driver when connected to the internet over a wired connection? –  Rinzwind May 2 '12 at 19:59
    
Welcome to Ask Ubuntu! We need more hardware information to help you, can you look at this question and then edit your question adding the information. –  Jorge Castro May 2 '12 at 20:20
    
Please name your wifi card, and provide the log contents. –  Andrejs Cainikovs May 3 '12 at 18:15

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You need to remove and reinstall the Broadcom driver. The easiest way to do that is:

//remove the old driver

$ sudo apt-get remove bcmwl-kernel-source

//install the new one

$ sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source

// reboot your system

$ sudo reboot

Then it should work.

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Why do you think it's a Broadcom driver? –  Andrejs Cainikovs May 3 '12 at 18:14

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