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Questions tagged [broadcom]

Broadcom wireless cards are known to have compatibility issues in Linux systems, and this tag should be used for questions about getting wireless working well on Ubuntu when a Broadcom card is involved. Installing additional drivers or adjusting configurations can usually resolve issues. Please check your hardware and search for related questions, and include all relevant information when posting.

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5GHZ wifi is not showing on Ubuntu 18.04

I am trying to find my 5Ghz ssid and then I will try to connect it but it's not showing up. My lspci |grep -i net output is bash03:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Limited BCM43142 802.11b/g/n (...
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Broadcom BCM43224 wifi issue [14e4:4353] (rev01)

I'm experiencing troubles with my Dell Studio 1747 laptop and wifi card BCM43224 [14e4:4353] (rev 01). I'm using Xubuntu 18.04, but also had the same on Ubuntu 17.10. I'm using broadcom-sta driver but ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Broadcomm BCM43142 Wi-Fi hotspot not working

I have installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my HP notebook and installed Wi-Fi drivers successfully but if I try to create a Wi-Fi hotspot, it shows that the hotspot is on but I cannot find the given hotspot on ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Chromium and Firefox issues

I am totally new to Linux. I'm working on a Dell Vostro 1000 and installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32bit yesterday, alongside Windows 10. I managed to solve issues with the Broadcom Network Adapter and am ...
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ASUS Wirless-AC1300 PCE-AC56 not recognised

My new ASUS Wirless-AC1300 PCE-AC56 card is not recognized by lspci. I have tried following this guide https://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2214110. However, i cannot find any broadcom hardware ...
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Broadcom BCM43142 not working on Ubuntu 18.04 [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo e10 30, the WiFi is not working. When I go to Software and Updates under the Additional Drivers tab; this device is using an alternative driver, and the driver that it is using is the ...
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(Ubuntu 18.04 LTS) Broadcom Limited BCM4322 not working? [duplicate]

In my 'Software & Updates' menu there is a Broadcom Limited BCM4322 802.11a/b/g/n driver in 'Additional Drivers' but it says that the device is not working. When I try to enable it, it gets stuck ...
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Install Broadcom wireless drivers on Ubuntu 18.10 “without internet” [duplicate]

I have a desktop with an Asus Z170-Deluxe motherboard, which has onboard Wifi, and I'm trying to be able to use that to connect to the internet on Ubuntu 18.10. First I thought it might be a good ...
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Wi-Fi not working with BCM43142 after upgrading to Ubuntu 18.04

Here is the link for all my Wi-Fi Related details: http://paste.ubuntu.com/p/PTFHmrrHw9/ I can see it in iwlist scan but I am not able to connect to it.
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“Enable Wifi” Missing eventhough driver is installed [duplicate]

"Enable Wifi" is missing on my Ubuntu 16.04. This happened after I upgraded from 14.04. It was all fine on 14.04 The driver is enabled already in Additional Drivers (BCM43142) I have tried many ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 cannot detect wireless networks, BCM4321

I've installed Ubuntu 18.04 to my very old Mac mini and the system isn't able to detect any wireless network, even though the computer is next to the wireless router. What I have done; Uninstall the ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 slow wired connection speed

Have tried several fixes from the internet on this, no luck so far. Just installed 18.04 on an old laptop, dual boot with Win 10. I've played with Linux a bit before (on a Raspberry Pi) but am not ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 WiFi Networks are not displaying even though there are 3 nearby

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my 2009 mac mini. I used a bootable flash drive and all is well. Initially, WiFi adapter where not found, but after going into the Software & Updates > ...
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ASUS PCE cant detect 5ghz network

I have a wifi card with support for 5Ghz. The card is the ASUS PCE AC56. I have installed the drivers for my WiFi card from the "Additions drivers" tab in "Software & Updates", using the "...
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Read temperature of broadcom NIC

i got a 10Gbit/s network card and want to know the temperature of the NIC. Even lmsensors can't detect it, only the 1G onboard NIC. Board: SuperMicro X10SRD-F NIC: Broadcom Limited BCM57416 ...
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Lenovo Yoga “No Wi-Fi Adapter Found” Download Packages with Windows

I recently loaded Ubuntu 18.04 LTS onto my Lenovo YOGA 3 Pro 1370, dual booting with Windows 10. I want to eventually get rid of Windows, but I cannot do that before establishing WiFi connectivity in ...
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XPS 9550 Bluetooth Firmware Load Failed

I'm wondering if someone can explain why this happened -- I've already figured out the fix, but I'm still curious. I tried to pair my MX Master with my Dell 9550 and it failed. When I ran grep -i ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 wireless connections visible but won't connect BCM43602

Update: The problem is solved, I listed the solution that worked for me at the bottom. I have all wifi networks visible, but whenever I try to connect to one of them, the connection fails. I am ...
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I need to install a driver for broadcom BCM 43142 offline [duplicate]

I've no internet connection except wifi and Ubuntu and no wifi adapter broadcom bcm43142 pci id 17aa:0611 kernel alx I can't add it without an internet connection. I need a simple method ...
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Persistent Live USB kernel panic when installing bcmwl-kernel-source

I'm trying to create a persistent Live USB of Ubuntu 18.04 LTS for use with a Dell XPS 13 9343 (2015). This computer uses a Broadcom 4352 network adapter which needs the bcmwl-kernel-source package in ...
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I have freshly installed Xubuntu 18.04 on an HP Elitebook 745 A2 and cannot get wifi to work

The wifi adapter is a BCM4352 and I am using the bcmwl-kernel-source driver. I have tried to follow the advice on this forum in various threads but after two days have not got it to work. This is ...
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Wifi not working after reboot

I am posting this thread after trying all the solutions provided in the forums but it does not work for me. These are the step that I have taken: 1- installed Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (with all the updates)...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS wifi problems

Since I bought a new laptop, during already two years, I have endless problems with WiFi on my laptop (Lenovo Y50-70) on Ubuntu (16.04, 18.04). Firstly, it always disconnects from connections, such ...
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How to fix lxpanel showing wifi twice?

If I click System Tools > Fcitx and click the keyboard, my computer will freeze until I kill lxpanel, and my wifi is showing twice, as shown in the following image. I will ask how to fix Fcitx in a ...
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Cannot get broadcom wifi adapter working [duplicate]

I'm trying to get my broadcom wireless adapter working, ubuntu MATE 18.04. Running lshw -C network shows e.g. product: BCM4321 802.11a/b/g/n logical name: wlp3s0 configuration: broadcast=yes driver=...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Wifi Adapter Not Found

I have seen that there are many duplicate threads similar to this one on AskUbuntu, however, none of them have helped me so I'm back to square one. I've installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my Dell Latitude ...
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Can't connect to wifi with BCM43142

Lubuntu is the only system on the computer, I have tried for a few weeks to fix this issue but to no avail. Here is the wireless info script output ########## wireless info START ########## Report ...
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Broadcom BCM5764M Gig-E kernel driver problem on Server 18.04.1 LTS

Just installed Ubuntu Server on a Dell FX160 thin client. Everything seems to be working except for the onboard Gigabit Ethernet. The problem appears to be with a bug in the tg3 driver. I can verify ...
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I can’t install Broadcom Wireless Network Adapter

I tried installing drivers on Ubuntu 18.04 but when I press apply changes to Using Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver source from bcmwl-kernel-source(proprietary) it just says No propeietary ...
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ath10k-usb loads, but doesn't create device

This device doesn't work. I've been reduced to "download firmware from wherever the hell, and randomly switch things about in the (vain) hope that something will work." I've been at this for hours now ...
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wireless and ethernet connection problem

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.04 (dual boot with windows 10) in my laptop (Dell inspirion 3543). But i am having difficulties to connect with internet. It shows no WiFi adapter found even though it ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 LTS slow download speed wifi on BCM43142 802.11b/g/n

I get 2mb/s on Windows but max 30kb/s on Ubuntu when I download . Here's the output of lshw -class network *-network description: Wireless interface product: BCM43142 802....
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Have Broadcom Modem, worked prior to Ubuntu 16.04 installation [duplicate]

tom@tom-Vostro-1000:~$ sudo apt install firmware-b43-installer Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done E: Unable to locate package firmware-b43-...
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wifi driver error - Ubuntu 18.04 for bcm4365 - Dell Vostro

I tried running the following commands and it did not work. sudo apt update sudo apt install bcmwl-kernal-source sudo apt-get --reinstall install bcmwl-kernal-source sudo modprobe -r b43 ssb wl ...
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Losing wifi on restart [BCM4360 - 18.04 LTS]

I have a macbook air (2015, Model A1465). The chipset is BCM4360: *-network description: Wireless interface product: BCM4360 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter vendor: Broadcom ...
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Asus PCE-AC88 on Ubuntu 18.04

Does the card Asus PCE-AC88 work out of the box on Ubuntu 18.04 ? There are some informations about its compatibility with Ubuntu, for example here: Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers or there: ...
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I cant get my wifi to work [duplicate]

I'm on a ROG g750j and I just replaced my OS with Ubuntu but nothing will get my WiFi back up and running. I've been looking for solutions for two days and nothing will work. all of the solutions on ...
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Can´t detect 5ghz network Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

My computer can´t detect a 5GHz network I installed in my apartment. I think my wireless adapter can´t support this frecuency because when I run the command iwlist wlp2s0 freq this is the output: ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 Wi-Fi adapter is not showing up [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my home-built computer. I Have been running Ubuntu as my main OS for years and have had few problems. My Wi-Fi adapter is not showing up and I have tried to fix this ...
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BCM43142A0 Broadcom Bluetooth doesn't work with Ubuntu 18.04

I can see that many people have problems with this, but many slightly different answers are adding to my confusion. hoping that someone can guide me through this specifically. I have a hp notebook ...
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Unable to use wifi card 16.04 MacOS dual boot

o/ I decided to use Ubuntu as a dual-boot to see if I would replace MacOS with it. I could use my Broadcom wifi card just fine in the "try without installing" feature, but as soon as I installed it, ...
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Ubuntu 18.04.1 post installation problems

i am new to Ubuntu or any Linux distro, few days back i have installed Ubuntu 18.04 alongside windows 8.1. Wifi is not working after installation i found a post here regarding broadcom driver problem ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 cannot find or start my wireless adapter in terminal

After attempting to upgrade from 16.04 to 18.04 my system freezes after login. I do not have a network so need my wireless so I can try / updating / upgrading and anything else to try and fix problem....
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18.04 Bluetooth not working “BCM: Patch brcm/BCM-0a5c-6410.hcd not found” [duplicate]

I use a Dell XPS 15 and Bluetooth works under Windows. Under Ubuntu, it can't find any devices, and it cannot be found. I'm not even sure if the driver is configured properly... Any help would be ...
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Wifi not working with BCM43602 on Ubuntu 18.04

I tried everything from this tutorial Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers without any success. bcmwl-kernel-source simply leaves my wifi adapter undetected and firmware-b43-installer makes adapter ...
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Ubuntu 18.04 don´t show 5ghz wifi

So as the title says i can connect to 5ghz wlan. 5ghz networks not showing up in the list. so this dont work for me: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS cannot connect to 5Ghz wifi with broadcom bcm43228 i ...
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Cannot connect wifi on Ubuntu 18.04 (Broadcom BCM4312 802.11b/g LP-PHY (rev 01)) [duplicate]

I've recently installed Ubuntu 18.04 on my HP DV6 Laptop. I got No Wifi Adapter Found I tried some instructions but they were unsuccessful. This is my wireless info. How can I fix it? Thank ...
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Error while compiling bcmwl-kernel-source

Recently, the WiFi on option on my Ubuntu 16.04 disappeared. I figured that bcmwl-kernel-source needed to be updated so what I basically did was: sudo apt-get upgrade When the upgrade reached ...
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Can't connect to wireless internet [duplicate]

I can't connect to my wireless internet. The error message says that I have not plugged a Wi-Fi adapter: Also, only the language, battery and sound icons appear on the top right - network ...
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Available Wi-Fi networks not even showing in Ubuntu 16.04 [duplicate]

My Ethernet works fine but it is not even showing options of available networks in Wi-Fi (Initially it was working fine). The output of lspci -knn | grep Net -A3; rfkill list, is as follows: 03:00.0 ...