If you see the message “Module build for the currently running kernel was skipped since the kernel source for this kernel does not seem to be installed” then you are missing the appropriate generic linux-header package s. The following NEW packages will be installed: But finally something worked. I have a trouble connecting to wifi and i cant see wifi networks. January 23, at 9: Does this problem occur with the latest version of Ubuntu? The first is the firmware-b43legacy-installer package.

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networking – BCM – No option to enable Wi-Fi – Ask Ubuntu

We actually ended up trying the last command: Just like OP, no wifi, no light. Why then did you installed the wrong driver?

Going to install b43 and see if that works. Done The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required: I’m just a regular user so probably I don’t know how to do this.

Bcmm4311 can use the following procedure to get it working fine: May 20, at 5: I have a trouble connecting to wifi and i cant see wifi networks. Yes, I installed just one, thought all three are only necessary for specific builds Anjang syah wrote on March 27, at 6: Thank you for the easy fix.


You will also need the bfwcutter package which is usually included on the install media or can be downloaded from the official online repositories. I am experiencing the same issue.

How to Fix Broadcom BCM4311 Wireless Driver on Ubuntu and Linux Mint

August 25, at 2: Please solve this i don’t want to disable UEFI secure boot. I have the same problem on an Aspire In my case bcmwl-kernel-source is not installed, Thus the indicated command advise ubuuntu and do nothing.

I tried on ubuntu You should now have a working Wireless Chipset all ready to connect to your favourite Wifi. Wi-Fi worked perfectly when I was running December 8, at Installed a wrong bcmwl-kernel-source driver?

Skip to main content. I had to restart, and then everything worked perfect. However, if you press control-z to exit and then finish the rest of the instructions reboot the wifi light comes on and it works. The same issue with the latest kernel. May 27, at 5: I have thi bug on my pc.


Lines and paragraphs break automatically. I’m glad it helped, but have no sage wisdom on why it works — it was some bfm4311 experience and google that got me to it. Make sure you have the linux-headers package that matches your current kernel version, plus the appropriate generic header packages so that they are automatically updated on a kernel upgrade.

December 11, at 9: Relatively new hbuntu Linux and Ubuntu, have used a Wifi stick on my Dell for ages now, but with your help freed from that hassle!!