Thanks, I actually made it to that thread the first time I was looking around, just didn’t make it all the way to post 9. Techextreme “Admire those who attempt great things, even though they fail. If your mini-PCI card was swapped out at some later point, just open the door on the bottom of the laptop and read the mini-PCI card’s label to identify which card you have. Need help running Linux on your netbook? BB code is On. The only ones I’m having problems with is the Ethernet Controller and Network Controller, which have the yellow question marks next to them in the device manager. I’m posting this from a different computer, obviously.
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Need help with Ethernet and Network Controller drivers
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I ran the command, “sudo lshw -C network,” and received back this information: BTW, forgot to mention that you might want to confirm you dekl do have a card.
Broadcom Corporation BCM Last edited by Sudo; at Dell Inspiron m Wireless. Your wireless card is under this cover.
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You will have to match up your network card with the list. Join Date Apr Beans 2, The above FAQ links open in a new controllre.
Dell Inspiron 600m Ethernet Controller Problem
On the bottom of the laptop you will find a “cover” with 1 possibly 2 screws in it. This book contains many real life examples derived from the author’s experience as a Linux system and network administrator, trainer and consultant.
Goto Sys – Admin – hardware drivers and install the wireless drivers. If your mini-PCI card was swapped out at some later point, just open the door on the bottom of the laptop and read the mini-PCI card’s label to identify which card you have.
Join our community today! 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. Need help running Linux on your netbook? Ubuntu does not use Broadcom driver on my Inspiron According to the Dell site and your service tag no, your m originally shipped with a Dell mini-PCI card.
Hi, I installed the R Driver. Everything still seems to be there on the Dell support siteso I’m not sure how you could have missed the network drivers if you found the others. This site will tell you exactly what wireless card you have and which driver to pick from there.
Need help with Ethernet and Network Controller drivers – Networking
The time now is Thank you very much for your detailed help Bob. Is that card easily replaced?? Ubuntu automatically download a generic driver for dell inspiron wireless card. Results 1 to 5 of 5. This seemed newer than 4 2 is just documentation Then I installed 1 This one cleared conttroller Ethernet Controller missing in Device Manager Still have network controller missing listed in Device Manager Sorry for the confusion Thank conrroller for your help Bob.
If you’d like to contribute content, let us know. Had the same issue this evening with a new well, new for me but a discarded wreck for the guy who gave it to me m with the same Broadcom adapter.