Just in case I had screwed something up by following all the other advice I had found on the net, I re-imaged the iso file to the USB stick, rebooted from it, then re-ran the synaptic package manager and re-installed the bcmwl-kernel-source package. I hope this helps. Spent 3 phone calls over entire day yesterday with Dell trying to resolve. I downloaded the Ubuntu v. Once you are sure it’s on, try removing the driver from system- admin-hardware drivers and then rebooting. Press Fn-2 and wait a few seconds before clicking on the Network Manager icon, see if any network are listed.
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I am having a problem with the wireless networking.
Installing Ubuntu Netbook Remix to a Dell Mini 9 |
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I’m assuming thats something you’ve already looked into based on your original post, however. Commonly, Linux systems swap to partition that is dedicated to that purpose, as opposed to a paging file in the primary partition. Since then I almost never lose connection.
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I just reinstalled the wifi driver. I recommend giving Xubuntu another try. This is fine for most desktop machines, but for a netbook using Intel Atom and an lpia kernel instead of i, you will need to install Skype via the command line instead of the graphical interface. If you have never installed Ubuntu, a page with general install instructions can be found at HowtoForge.
Again, as an example, we are using the username “james”: First, though, I wanted to dell mini 9 ubuntu wireless some testing to verify that my wireless would work.
If you are having hardware issues, please contact Dell directly. I first tried to install the Broadcom BCM driver, but that did nothing.
Thanks for the quick response! If you enabled this by mistake or otherwise, it may be the cause of the problem.
Can’t connect to wireless internet with my Dell Mini 9
No I haven’t tried that yet re-seating the wireless card and I haven’t exhausted some dell mini 9 ubuntu wireless the other things to try in the these posts depl changing channels, etc.
How can I reset my password? Just in case I had screwed something up by following all the other advice I had found on the net, I re-imaged the iso file to the Dell mini 9 ubuntu wireless stick, rebooted from it, then re-ran the synaptic package manager and re-installed the bcmwl-kernel-source package. The full instructions, with pictures, are available in the service manual for the Mini. I installed Ubuntu 9. Friday, January 30,1: My other computers hooked to the wireless work just fine they are XPand the wired connection works just fine.
Install all the updates, and reboot. Make backups of a file and determine what user the system is currently trying to log in automatically: Follow these steps first http: There are dell mini 9 ubuntu wireless radio buttons under that.
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For example, I can ubntu into Google just fine, but I can’t get into e-bay.
The Dell Mini Project. I’m not sure how to change it in Ubuntu, but another common cause is the power management settings.
Grateful for any advice that will get the wifi card working. The solution, however, was quite easy. Select all rfkill list all.