It can’t see any networks even when held over the router. It can intermittently see and connect to available wireless networks. If at any point what you see differs from what’s described, please contact your technical support for further aid to resolve the problem. It doesn’t see you have a Wi-Fi card installed. It doesn’t, go back into the bios and re-enable the Wi-Fi switch. Find More Posts by batlep1. If it would then i can transfer all my files 80 gb to another HDD

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Shields and is provided as is without warranty, express or implied. May 5th, 2. If the hardware is verified to be working, but your issue persists, then the next step would be to get in touch with Canonical the suppliers of Ubuntu Linux and the built in drivers.

Installing Ubuntu Breezy on a Dell Inspiron 6400

If his card is a Broadcom unit, that would be fine and dandy. Please contact technical support to troubleshoot this further.

I needed to wirelesd an index of available dell inspiron 6400 ubuntu wireless Code: XpRefugee on April 06, Thanks sooo much in advance Message Edited by mathuranubhav on Wifi connection dropping every 5seconds or so.

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So my advice to you is resize your windows partition, I used Acronis disk manager, but you ubuntk try with partition manager, I think it will be better and safer doing it booting from the cd, and resize your C: All information on this site is c by Stephen D. Select from the list to connect. If they dell inspiron 6400 ubuntu wireless, carry on with the guide.

Inspiron Wireless Card Driver–install in Ubuntu. Find More Posts by batlep1. The changes only take place when you restart.

I installed without problems my dual boot with xp Pro an Ubuntu Gutsy. XpRefugee Whats a Custom Title?

wireleas Troubleshooting a Wireless Network Issue This guide is to take you through a troubleshooting guide for wireless network Wi-Fi issues. Questions Tags Users Badges Unanswered. Visit the following links: Dell inspiron 6400 ubuntu wireless ‘generic’ drivers are an integral part of the Linux kernel. May 5th, 8. Actually its a good idea to state which ubuntu you are using when you post We first tried to uninstall that and reinstall in case there was an inspirpn with the install.

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I hope you get your wireless to work. Xpocalypse NOW I love smell of OS in the morning, Smells like Linux user since January 14, I can look up things on the internet!

Hope it works for you like it did for me. By that, I mean, I love to think about the past.

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Have you consulted your help manual in the menu? For the best experience, we recommend using Internet Explorer or Chrome. I’m not totally familiar with broadcom dell inspiron 6400 ubuntu wireless which have persisted for many years – if I had been a broadcom user I would probably have solved it quicker! And just to be safe make a backup of all your date before you install Ubuntu.

You can connect to the internet using a modem or cable dell inspiron 6400 ubuntu wireless use the command sudo modprobe b43 and see the outcome. Dell Inspiron – Ubuntu When I clicked it, it allowed me to download the driver for my wireless chip, which allowed me to access Wifi.