I am using ubuntu 16.04 and it has rtl8723be driver and does not shows wifi. I have tried all the methods stated in these 1, 2 . Also installled new drivers from https://github.com/lwfinger/rtlwifi_new.git. Any leads would be helpful.
output of lspci -knn | grep Net -A3; rfkill list
03:00.0 Network controller : Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter [10ec:b723] DeviceName: Sanji2 Subsystem: Hewlett-Packard Company RTL8723BE PCIe Wireless Network Adapter [103c:81c1] Kernel driver in use: rtl8723be Kernel modules: rtl8723be 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no 2: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no