Solved Ubuntu problem: my wifi doesn't work help me plz Tags: Ubuntu Last response: December 22, 2009 5:18 PM in Linux/Free BSD Share VistaVendetta December 12, 2009 4:23:46 AM I have dell inspiron 1501 I just installed Ubuntu 9.10 through Wubi. But I cant get my wireless to work. When I look at the top right icon it says device not ready or something like that this is what I got when I typed in the -C netwrok command: *-network description: Network controller product: BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN vendor: Broadcom Corporation physical id: 0 bus info: pci@0000:05:00.0 version: 01 width: 32 bits clock: 33MHz capabilities: pm msi pciexpress bus_master cap_list configuration: driver=b43-pci-bridge latency=0 resources: irq:18 memory:c0200000-c0203fff *-network description: Ethernet interface product: BCM4401-B0 100Base-TX vendor: Broadcom Corporation physical id: 0 bus info: pci@0000:08:00.0 logical name: eth0 version: 02 serial: 00:1c:23:a0:89:ae size: 10MB/s capacity: 100MB/s width: 32 bits clock: 33MHz capabilities: pm bus_master cap_list ethernet physical mii 10bt 10bt-fd 100bt 100bt-fd autonegotiation configuration: autonegotiation=on broadcast=yes driver=b44 driverversion=2.0 duplex=half latency=64 link=no multicast=yes port=twisted pair speed=10MB/s resources: irq:21 memory:c0300000-c0301fff *-network DISABLED description: Wireless interface physical id: 2 logical name: wlan0 serial: 00:1d 9:0b:ee 3 capabilities: ethernet physical wireless configuration: broadcast=yes multicast=yes wireless=IEEE 802.11bg So can anyone help me get my wifi working. More about : ubuntu problem wifi work plz | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Best solution linuxhero27 December 22, 2009 5:18:07 PM I have the same issue with my Dynex USB Wifi stick. Have you tried ndiswrapper? It didn't work for me, but it might for you. Always try the Live CD environment BEFORE you install anything to ensure everything works the way you want it to. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Linux/Free BSD>Ubuntu problem: my wifi doesn't work help me plz> Related ressources: ForumOMG i just got a virus PLZ HELP Me !!! ForumShare mac wifi to ubuntu linux ForumUbuntu problem please help me Forumfile sharing problem between Ubuntu 8.04 and Vista computers ForumMy laptop doesnt detect wifi from trendnet router,where as it can detect my neig ForumPlease help , wifi driver continually disappearing ForumProblem in installing ubuntu 12.04 ForumMy wifi network card (dlink dwl-520+) doesn't work in windows 7 ForumI think this HDD just died and my mom is gonna hang me , plz help ! ForumProblems with wi-fi droppage/stoppage/traffic jam? HELP plz ForumUbuntu not working for me ForumLAN and WiFi internet: how to make them work together ForumBacktrack 5 and Ubuntu ForumWifi won't turn on in Windows 8 ForumNEED HELP PLZ HURRY!!!! ForumUbuntu doesn't load after install ForumBoot Problems ForumHowto installsolaris guest addition in virtualbox on ubuntu Forum[Solved] Should I get Ubuntu Linux Forum[Solved] Ubuntu 9.10 More resources !