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 Post subject: Re: WiFi Setup Help Please
PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 9:42 am 
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Decided to do a reboot (as I hope that would be the next step) and it didn't survive.

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 Post subject: Re: WiFi Setup Help Please
PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:51 am 
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Run:
Code:
sudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf

add a single new line at the bottom that reads:-

blacklist wl

Save the file and close gedit.
(above text only enlarged for clarity)

Run:
Code:
sudo gedit /etc/modules

add a single new line at the bottom that reads:-

b43

Save the file and close gedit.
(above text only enlarged for clarity)

Now REBOOT to test.

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 Post subject: Re: WiFi Setup Help Please
PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 11:58 am 
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Just done all of that and I'm now connected wirelessly!

Dude, you are a superstar! Thanks for all the help (presuming there is nothing else that needs doing).

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 Post subject: Re: WiFi Setup Help Please
PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:01 pm 
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Nope, you're done :)

But can you edit the FIRST posting in this topic and change:-

Subject: WiFi Setup Help Please (SOLVED)

TIA. :)

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 Post subject: Re: WiFi Setup Help Please (Solved)
PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:03 pm 
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Done, and thanks again.

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 Post subject: Re: WiFi Setup Help Please (Solved)
PostPosted: Fri Nov 30, 2012 12:05 pm 
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Thanks .. and you're welcome :)

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