July 6th, I’ve looked at various guides, but most require some kind of connection on the computer with the problem. When i sudo apt-get install firmware-binstaller bfwcutter it told me it was already installed, so i guess the thing that fixed it was sudo apt-get remove bcmwl-kernel-source , which i have absolutely no clue what it does, but it definitely worked for me. Thanks a lot for your help. They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.

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If ndiswrapper is installed correctly you should see wireless networks listed there just by left clicking. Brkadcom am wondering if I need the drivers and then use this utility to add them. How can i activate my wifi? Okay, according to this site you need the b43 driver and not the others.

wireless – Broadcom bcm airforce one 54g, can’t connect to WiFi – Ask Ubuntu

Job broadcom airforce one 54g bcm4318 wireless lan already running: Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. I feel we are close but not sure why I can see other routers further away from my house but not ours and it is not hidden. Here is a post that describes the process to install it without an rboadcom connection: They hope these examples will help you to get a better understanding of the Linux system and that you feel encouraged to try out things on your own.


July 6th, 4. I did not write this, this was taken from another part of this forum. I found a nice article on how to mount the Windows partition to the linux partition.

Problems with WPA2/AES and Broadcom BCM4318 (AirForce One 54g)

I followed your directions but the wireless does not light up and show any wireless in the network icon. Make sure you do the update and upgrade before though.

I presumed it was a Broadcom issue and have been trying to update the drivers in hopes it would fix my issue. By clicking broadcom airforce one 54g bcm4318 wireless lan Your Answer”, you acknowledge wireeless you have read our updated terms of serviceprivacy policy and cookie policyand that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Ok, I did a complete clean install of Fedora 9, and did yum update. Hp bvm4318 thank you so much worked like a charm!


You can fix wifi problems using two methods: Don’t have whole lot of experience messing with wireless problems, so someone else may correct me on that. Then mount the windows partition. You should also then use NetworkManager to control it. If none of the above point to the problem, post back output of this in a terminal: Review your favorite Linux distribution.


Thanks a lot for your help. If you need to reset your password, click here. Check and see if wirelss have NetworkManager showing on the top Gnome Panel ln the right in the notification area.

Problems with WPA2/AES and Broadcom BCM (AirForce One 54g)

For more advanced trainees it can be a desktop reference, and a collection of the base knowledge needed to proceed with system and network administration. If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. groadcom

Note that registered members see fewer ads, and ContentLink is completely disabled once you log in. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Use the network configuration utility and change the mode of the card from “Master” to “Managed”.

July 6th, I also tried some guides on the Ubuntu wiki for installing fwcutter from the Ubuntu browdcom media, but they did not work. I have the wireless card mentioned in the title. If some one could paste a Link on what programs I should download or walk me through it, I would greatly appreciate that.


Your instincts were good.