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Where can I find Dell 1510 Wireless-N drivers for Ubuntu 11.04?

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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 4 '11 at 13:02

I believe the 1510 is a Broadcom card. You can get these drivers either by opening


or by running

sudo apt-get install bcmwl-*  && sudo modprobe wl
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For a quick broad fix for dell internet connections I use a USB wireless adapter. Cisco linksys adapter is recognised by many Linux distros as well as Windows. I also have a Realtek adapter on one of my laptops running Ultimate Edition Linux.

Hope this helps and saves some time for you.

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What you need to know is which chip set is used for WiFi. Run the following and you set what chip set is used.

lspci |grep Net

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