If not, please edit with additional information. Dell Wireless — This may become a multistep problem depending on what the issue is, since you’ve specified your wireless card have you tried googling around for “Dell wireless arch linux”? Please post the result of: Then sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source This should make wireless connections work. Dell Wireless
The time now is Then sudo apt-get install bcmwl-kernel-source This should make wireless connections work. It may or may not work for the closely related chipset.
If not, please edit with additional information. Sorry the version is Join Date Jan Location wieless that screen No wifi on dell inspiron Did the instructions given in answers to that question not enable dell wireless 1704 linux to solve this? It looks like Dell is actually broadcom based on dell drivers website – http: Which version have you installed? I have Dell Inspiron as well.
What sort of windows machine? Which delll of ubuntu? Googling, I found links that state the adapter uses dell wireless 1704 linux Atheros chipset. Installation was successful, but could not get the WiFi connected to the internet.
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Please edit your question rell add output of lspci -knn grep Net -A2 terminal command. Unless there is something new recently in the kmod-wl package from rpmfusion, it’s already been shown that that package doesn’t work with the adapter.
I believe there are drivers in AUR and launchpad. Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered.