As a consequence, you had better acquire a USB Wifi dongle. November 17th, 3. That solved my problem from my wireless card not showing up. Tags d , dell , latitude , wifi Thread Tools. Skip to main content. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Last Jump to page: It has a slightly lower chance of working though as these systems were generally designed to work with G cards.

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WIFI not working on DELL D610 – HELP –

By joining our community you will have the ability to post topics, receive our newsletter, use the advanced search, subscribe to threads and access many other special features. It just occurred to me that there is an easier way for you to install the wireless firmware.

Login or wirelesss to post comments 18 replies [ Last post ]. In the “No Internet access” section, I was guided to grab two files comprising the firmware: It puts my humanity at risk.

OK, used dmesg and it spit out so much text that the terminal couldn’t hold it all, as in, when I scrolled all the way to the top it cut f610. But you can run the script that will then download and install the firmware.


I recently inherited an old Dell Latitude D laptop, but the wireless wasn’t working on it.

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November 18th, 9. I have been doing a bit of reading and it seems this card is supported and that I may not have the driver November 17th, 1. Save them to your desktop. I had to ljnux the bfwcutter package manually from launchpad. Page 1 of 3 1 2 3 Last Jump to page: Since the computer is fairly old over five years oldI wanted to wipe Windows XP off of it, and run some kind of Linux.

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Dell Latitude D wifi card driver for Linux

I searched in so many ilnux for a solution, but nothing worked. The time now is First of all, thank you Paul for taking the time to help me with this issue. The “Trusted Computing” issue is more so about entertainment and control of ones hardware.

I spent four hours trying to get the wi-fi set up on my computer. I then followed these instructions to run bfwcutter:.


Join Date Jul Beans 2, By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie PolicyPrivacy Policyand our Terms of Service. Otherwise, you can dlel a USB adapter which will work from Think Penguin delll may want the old one if you don’t need the small size of the new one, because Trisquel doesn’t include support for the newer, smaller one yet; you’ll need to install a newer version of Linux-libre yourself to use the newer one immediately. All of the above was done with the “live” CD.

Thank you very much for your help.

Making Wireless Work on a Dell D600 with Ubuntu

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I bought this laptop especially for it compatibility with the wifi. Join our community today! All times are GMT Results 1 to 10 of Where to start troubleshooting? Solution works like a charm on Linux Mint