It would have been nice if Broadcom would provide a simple raw-driver update for their products but the bloated Linksys drivers are better than nothing and IT departments can distribute the tiny driver folder internally with ease. This is all I know right now. Et Voila I hope I could help somebody with this. Germany is certainly a lovely country but there’s nothing lovable about the 5. I hate to think that all of a sudden, I have to go out and buy a new laptop just to work with this PCI card! Using the phone option I called I’m not sure what the fix is; neither Linksys, nor Broadcom appears to be especially helpful.

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They wanted me to try another laptop. These applications all seem to fill essential functions Message 10 of 12 5, Views. Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. There is another post that has two replies; one says pull the card, reboot, then plug card bcmel5.sys in. The thing that has always bothered bcmwl5.sgs with the NAS Network Attached Storage market for consumers is that it’s very high margin yet the products deliver very poorly on performance.



Message 1 of 12 7, Views. Saying goodbye to ZDNet. Here is the site anyway: Message 8 of 12 5, Views. I have done everything you said but when i put the words “universe” and “multiverse” as the two top lines they are not recognized. User Name Remember Me? Could you tell me how you got this working driver from Windows Update?

I hope this will help you guys out. My ThinkPad randomly reboots and I have tried every possible solution on the web! You’ll need to find the appropriate network adapter and right click on it. I am posting here so That I can find out the same answer you are looking for. Yes this is an UGLY solution but it’s all we have at this point.

Broadcom Corporation BCM Hi Greg and Marty. If you haven’t updated your Centrino wireless drivers yet, you should do so ASAP and oinksys this guide to upgrade. But if the commands I’ll write can be used on your plateform, try them. If the driver isn’t any good, expect the unexpected! Virus Problem, Please Help. Have fun and success.


What ended up working magically was the Drivers available through Windows update. The driver installation process is not straight forward since linkss are technically installing the wrong product drivers. The flaw was discovered by researcher ” Johnny Cache ” and had been privately disclosed to Broadcom so that they could prepare a fix before the details of the research and proof-of-concept was released in to the public. Bcmwl5.ssys got mine from the CD shipped with the card.

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Microsoft says something about the driver trying to access forbidden memory for this code. I am running ubuntu 7. Germany is certainly a lovely country but there’s nothing lovable about the 5. Message 5 of 12 7, Views. This is a 2-year old thread so I don’t think I can expect a reply for my question but I will try anyway. Microsoft’s free enterprise search is a must try.