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I recently upgraded my Ubuntu 12.04 desktop to 13.04. When it rebooted after upgrading, I noticed that it had not connected to my Wi-Fi network. When I try to connect, one of two things happen:

  1. It thinks for a second, without asking me for a password, and then pops up a notification that says that it did not connect (Says "Disconnected. You are now offline.")
  2. Or it thinks, prompts me for a password, thinks, and prompts me again. (Never-ending cycle)

I have tried multiple things, but can't seem to connect. I first thought that it might be a driver issue, but how would it find the Wi-Fi network if there was no driver?

I am hoping that someone knows what is happening and how to fix it!


Wasabi Fan

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Please open the terminal(ctrl+alt+t) run the commands one line at a time: lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net lsusb iwconfig rfkill list all lsmod post the output at [link] [link] then post the link here. Thanks – Wild Man Jul 21 '13 at 3:37
I ran the commands that you wanted, here is the output: link – Wasabi Fan Jul 21 '13 at 20:16
Please try: echo "options rt2800pci nohwcrypt=1" | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/rt2800pci.conf sudo modprobe -rfv rt2800pci sudo modprobe -v rt2800pci If it does not connect post the output of nm-tool and sudo iwlist scan – Wild Man Jul 21 '13 at 20:25
The first commands that you gave me didn't fix the problem, here is the output from the other two: – Wasabi Fan Jul 21 '13 at 21:53
Please post the output of: sudo cat /var/log/syslog | grep -e rt2 -e firmware -e wlan -e wpa -e etork | tail -n45 – Wild Man Jul 21 '13 at 22:14

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