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I am running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my HP Pavilion g6-2220 as only OS. I have tried several ways, but still can't get my computer to understand the Wi-Fi button on/or even acknowledge it is there. Wired Internet works great, but the wireless will not function at all.

Any help on how to get my wireless up and running?

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Please run lspci -nn and post the details of your wireless card. –  chili555 Dec 28 '12 at 15:38
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Install synaptic from Ubuntu software center.

select and install bcmwl-kernel-source and bcmwl-sta-source . That should install the Broadcom STA wireless driver. Hope it works!! :)

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