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Please help me install this USB wifi adapter

I'm fairly computer savvy, but still super new to Linux so bear with me. If somebody could please walk me through the commands step-by-step, I would be very grateful The adapter info: ...
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WiFi adapter not working on Benq Joybook S46

I installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop. The WiFi adapter is not working yet. I tried to turning on the adapter by clicking Fn+F12, but the adapter is still not working yet.
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How to test ethernet adapter?

Is there a way in Ubuntu to test your Ethernet adapter to see whether it's working correctly or not?
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How to install driver for RT5370 on Ubuntu 12.04?

I am trying to install a driver for my wireless adapter Ralink RT5370. I've downloaded the driver for linux from this website. Then I have modified : in os/linux/config.mk: ...
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TP-Link TL-WN8200ND works very slowly

I run Ubuntu 12.04 on a PC, recently I purchased a TP-Link USB adapter TL-WN8200HD As it turned out it is not supported by the drivers that came with the Ubuntu 12.04. From Web Search I understood ...
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How to get network adapter working on Ubuntu?

I posted this question before, but none of the suggestions worked. I have a few more details to give on my adapter, though. My question: how do I get the Internet working on Ubuntu? system: ...
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Wireless network adapter not working on Ubuntu

new Ubuntu user here I have a dual-boot system with Windows XP and Ubuntu (I don't remember which version exactly, but it's fairly new). I have a wireless network adapter (from Cisco, connected by ...
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Novice lookin for new router

How do I know if my ubuntu 12.04 desktop pc uses adapter-g or adapter-n? I'm a novice and don't know where to find the info. I have an Adapter-g wireless router. When I connect through the modem, I ...
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Hybrid video adapter (Intel / ATI) does not work together and generates a disturbing heating

How do I with my ultrabook hybrid video adapter to work on Ubuntu? (Video Adapter Intel / ATI) I tried several solutions found in forums but nothing worked.
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How to check if the AC laptop adapter is plugged or not?

I need to check in a bash script running when my laptop starts if the AC adapter is plugged or not. Is this possible?
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13.04 Logitech bluetooth speaker adapter pairing but no mixer output

I had to change [General] Enable = Socket in /etc/bluetooth/audio.conf to get it to pair. But now that they are I don't get an output in pavucontrol. D: [pulseaudio] bluetooth-util.c: Registering ...
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What are some recommendable wireless USB network adapters for Ubuntu? [closed]

I recently built a new PC and though I bought a wireless USB network adapter, I later realized that it doesn't support Linux. What are some suggestions for good USB wireless adapters for Linux ? ...
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Can't connect to with TP-LINK USB wifi

My notebook's internal WIFI adapter stopped working (maybe because of overheating?). I bought a USB WIFI (TP-LINK 150Mbs Wireless N USB Adapter TL-WN723N). Now internet is fine in Windows 7. But not ...
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Cannot connect Logitech Usb Audio Adapter

I have a logitech usb audio adapter, and I would like to use it with my Lubuntu system. However, whenever I try to select my usb adapter in alsamixer, the settings revert to the default whenever I ...
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Can't get the wireless adapter to work, any workarounds?

I have a currently unsupported wireless usb adapter TL-WN8200ND, and I can not get it to work on Ubuntu. I was wondering whether it was possible to get it to work using an older versions driver with ...
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Bluetooth Adapter Not Found-ASUS X43U

I've recently upgraded my distro to Raring on ASUS-X43U , and consequently I'm unable to use Bluetooth. Whenever I start Bluetooth from DASH, I get the following output: No Bluetooth Adapters Found. ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 Wireless network adapter won't work (ASUS USB-N53) [duplicate]

I just installed ubuntu on my brand new built computer. I ended up buying ASUS USB-N53 network adapter for wifi but I cannot connect it to internet. I see few wifi selections but when I click on the ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 does not recognize wireless adapter (14e4:4365)

I replaced Windows 8 on my laptop with Ubuntu and neglected to check if my wifi adapter (14e4:4365) would work. I've tried a few solutions to make it work, but I can't seem to make it happen. I don't ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 doesn't find my wireless adapter on VMware

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on VMware on my laptop(HP ENVY 17) but it doesn't find my wireless adapter.
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Installing Fritz Wireless USB Adapter

How do I install a Fritz USB wireless adapter on Ubuntu so I can access the internet? I have the software required, but I am not sure what to do next. Ubuntu version 13.04. Output of lsusb: ...
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Multiple Wireless Adapters, which is under using?

I'm using Ubuntu 13.04 on a Dell E6410. Dell E6410 comes with a default Wifi adapter: Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6200. I additionally plugged in a realtek rtl8192cu adaptor I can clearly see which ...
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How can I get a VM in VirtualBox to use my USB wifi Adapter? [closed]

I am trying to run/enable my wireless adapter in Backtrack 5 R3. I have the extension pack and USB filter of my device enabled. The settings under "Network" in VirtualBox are: Bridged-Adapter: wlan2 ...
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New to Ubuntu, how do I get drivers for my USB WiFi LAN Adapter?

so I have very little experience with Linux, let alone Ubuntu 13.04. I reformatted an old desktop of mine to boot Ubuntu 13.04, upon which I will be using as a mini-server to host VPSes. It will ...
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USB WiFi Adapter not working

I am a new Ubuntu user. I've heard it's very cool, so I just installed it. My new Leoxsys mini USB adapter, which works fine in Windows XP, is not working in Ubuntu. So, I need some help regarding ...
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Ralink RT3573 chipset not working with Ralink linux driver for that chipset. What now?

So I have a netgear n900 usb adapter I wanted to use to obtain a wireless connection in the latest ubuntu system. I followed some instructions that I will post below in order to download a Ralink ...
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tp-link wirless n, TL-WN725N

I've just bought the above adapter after my old Belkin one gave up. I've seen a few solutions to peoples problems on here but haven't had any success myself yet. Which means this is coming from my ...
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problem with D-Link DUB-E100 usb to ethernet adapter

I am trying to use a D-Link DUB-E100 usb to Ethernet adapter. It uses the ASIX 8817X chipset. I have Ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.2.0-39. The driver supplied with the adapter did not compile. I downloaded an ...
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How to get NETGEAR - N150 Wireless USB Adapter WNA1100 working on UBUNTU

I do have NETGEAR - N150 Wireless USB Adapter WNA1100. How can i connect this to UBUNTO OS? Please help me to make it working
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WiFi adapter driver problem

I just installed my first Ubuntu desktop as a dual boot with Windows 7. I had to install without internet access because my wireless wouldn't connect, it's not possible to use a wired connection. My ...
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How to get a Netgear N300 Adapter to work with Ubuntu 12.10 32-bit

No other tutorials I can find are for Ubuntu 12.10 and for some reason or another I can't do any of them. lsusb brings up a list with what I want to find, but I don't know what to do from there. I ...
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USB ethernet adapter: 'Cable unplugged' message while plugged in

I have an Acer Travelmate C110 with Ubuntu 11.10. There's a built in network card, when I connect the cable to it everything works fine (mail, internet,...). I now bought a USB ethernet adapter. (It ...
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Problem with My Acer D250 Netbook and WIFI Adapter in Lubuntu 12.10

Hi I am having a problem after a clean installation of Lubuntu 12.10 AFter the initial installation, my wifi adapter cannot function and thus offer me wifi connnectivity. I downloaded all the updates ...
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Wireless not working with Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000? [closed]

Title says pretty much all. Ubuntu v.12.10. I'm an absolute Linux newbie, so I can say much more than this. But please, let me know what info to provide and how and I'll make the necessary edits.
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Can't get wireless working after installing ubuntu 12.10 on acer aspire 5560-7414

I have been struggling all day trying different solutions from different posts on how to get my wifi working but none have worked. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Below are some wireless ...
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Attempting to install netgear N300 Wireless USB Adapter on Ubuntu without a present internet connection

Hello Linux/Ubuntu world out there. I don't have internet presently on the desktop I am trying to install the USB wireless adapter on. This seems to be the problem, which if the hardware would work ...
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How can I install install linksys WUSB54GS V2 to work in Ubuntu?

I have install Ubuntu 11.04 and I tried to just plug in my adapter and see if it would work. It doesn't so I went to the Ubuntu forums. It said I had to install Ndiswrapper but I have to have internet ...
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How do i install mini wirieless lan adapter,usb.802.11N 150Mbps

I have a mini wireless lan adapter, usb.80211N 150Mbps with a driverdisk and in the manual there are instructions that say they support Linux, but I don't know how to install it. The output is ...
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Installing additional drivers without Internet connection

I have an Acer Aspire 3690 laptop who's ethernet adapter is not working due to IRQ conflict with the mouse (report during startup....press F1 to continue or F2 to setup). I tried to see and change ...
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Wireless adapter not working after 12.10 install

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my dell pc and now my wireless adapter will not work at all? The wireless adapter is a Belkin N1 Wireless Adapter, is there a way to get this working? Thanks
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WLAN drivers not preinstalled! WiFi 5100AGN do not working

I am a total newbie on ubuntu (linux). I had installed three distributions and now i decided for ubuntu. Okay. But on every distribution my wlan adapater doesnt work well. My OS dont recognize the ...
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Windows Wireless Drivers - Install

I have nearly ended my journey of making a dual-boot windows xp and ubuntu computer. Along with version 12.04, came the problem with my NetGear WNDA3100v2 wireless adapter. It wasn't compatible. My ...
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Use Mobile Broadband USB as Wireless Adapter USB - HUAWEI E173

I have an Mobile Broadband USB (HUAWEI E173), which can also work as a WiFi Adapter USB. The problem is that Ubuntu 12.04 only recognizes it as an Mobile Broadband USB, not as an Wireless Adapter ...
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I need help installing my dlink dwa-160 usb adapter on ubuntu 12.04.1?

I bought the dlink dwa-160 usb adapter a few days ago and i could not get it work. I tried using windows wireless drivers and it found the device but no communication was made. I also tried to use ...
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Benefits of installing compat-wireless?

Last week I had problems installing a wireless network adapter in Ubuntu 12.04, and searching at Google many people recommend installing compat-wireless to solve problems of this type. My question is: ...
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How to define multiple xorg screens using the same device?

I have a video-adapter(Dell MMH11) that is connected to the display-port of my graphics card. The adapter identifies itself to the graphics card as a 3840x1200 display. The adapter has two monitors ...
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Get maximum bandwidth of a Network Adapter

I would like to know how do I obtain the max bandwidth of my network adapter? I can read it when I open my Network settings panel (eg, Wired Connected - 100Mb/s), but I would to obtain this value ...
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Ubuntu: Can't connect to the wireless network

I can't connect to the wireless network on Ubuntu. I'm using VMware to use Ubuntu on Windows. I can't add the wireless network adapter to the Virtual machine settings. I think that might be the ...
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Bluetooth settings shows the error “No bluetooth adaptor found”

I'm gettng a "No bluetooth adaptor" found message under blutooth settings when i have an adaptor and it's on. Why? I have a sony vaio cr343nb.
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Resetting network adapter?

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. I get a strong wireless signal throughout my house, and the wireless symbol in the upper-right-hand corner shows that it's connected. The problem is, occasionally I am unable ...
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Power adapter is not seen in Ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

I have an Alienware M17xR3 laptop running Ubuntu 11.10, and there is an issue with my power adapter when it is plugged in after OS has already loaded (i.e. when I unplug it when at Ubuntu's desktop, ...