Usually firewalls at the gateways can slow throughput. How should I do the checks, that I can locate the problem? Just look at the messages for Speedstream and feel the frustration flowing through the screen. It is highly recommended to always use the most recent driver version available. By using this site, you accept the Terms of Use and Rules of Participation. Cause I get much higher speeds at speedtest. But I was not able to deactivate for only 1 device automatic driver update, cause the network card is not shown under “devices and printers”.

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This will help if you installed an incorrect or mismatched driver. The default for iPerf should be byte packets.

Wireless not working on Windows XP

But I think that drivers are really old now and maybe not optimal. Open a new Terminal and use bfwcutter to extract and install the firmware: Installing this driver did increase my signal strength, but not by much.

Each vendor has their own Utility software which is maddeningly incompatible with every other vendor’s and products of a different revision number within vendors. You must log in or sign up to reply here. The HP utility is not actually HP specific.


This topic has been locked due to inactivity for a long period of time. So should I really use the older drivers?

Download Broadcom Wireless b/g Adapter Driver for Windows 2K, Windows XP

Once you verify the internal network speeds and throughput to your router and do not see any packet drop issues, 80211 latency, you can go one step further and go to a public iPerf server https: The ndiswrapper package utilizes the Windows closed source drivers to activate your WiFi card.

This is simply a script to extract and install the b43 driver firmware, maintained by the Ubuntu community.

Is there another driver that would rectify this? Message 6 of 7. Click Configure, and then on the Advanced tab, configure your wireless network by using the available configuration options. Windows 8 driver from Bootcamp instal stick: I even went down in the cellar in a bomb shelter with my router corded to a long Cat6 cable where no other interference is and also there is the same problem.

If you see the message “Module build for the currently running kernel was skipped since the kernel source for this kernel does not seem to be installed” then you are missing the appropriate generic linux-header package s.

Message 5 of 7.


Well, back to the fun. Therefore, if you wish to apply this package, click the download button, and setup the wireless card on your system.


Please post their response to your report. Bear in mind that we do not recommend you install this release on OSes other than the specified ones even though other platforms might also be suitable. Mar 16, 7: The size of the files is also a useful metric.

This almost Gigabit with overhead. Page History Login to edit. See Also Wireless Troubleshooting Guide https: As for applying this release, the installation steps should not pose to much of a challenge since each producer intends to make the procedure as bcm43xs as possible: So the problem can’t be the WLAN, or?

Which driver version you are talking about? Ask a question Reset.

OK, it’s actually at HP, but the point is, you can use this page to guide you through what to do. I read and recognized that the latest Broadcom If it doesn’t work, please file a bug report as per the support article.