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How do I install Netgear wireless adapter on Ubuntu without the internet?

On my desktop computer, I need a USB wireless adapter to receive WiFi connectivity. Using Ubuntu (12.04), it does not naively recognize the wireless adapter. To install it I must use a cd that uses ...
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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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ralink 2870 usb wireless adapter

I'm a total novice to ubuntu. I've got a ralinlk 2870 usb wireless adapater. I tried to install the drivers using the session menu and selecting System Settings in the Hardware section, click ...
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AWUS036H Wifi adapter restarts every few seconds

I am trying to use the AWUS036H wifi adapter which I have used on older versions of ubuntu without problem. But now using 12.04.2 I am having problems, i connect the adapter and I use "modprobe ...
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USB to serial pl2303 in Ubuntu 12.10

I have a problem with my USB to serial adapter. echo 'Hello World' > /dev/ttyUSB0 works, the LEDs on the adapter flash. When I try to use putty or GTkTerm I always get an error: Cannot open ...
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How to turn on Wireless adapter?

I installed Ubuntu using a wired connection but now I am unable to connect via wireless network. I can't find any wireless network connection and I think the problem is that Ubuntu turns my wireless ...
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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?

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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WiFi USB adapter showing the Network … but no connection in effect

I have Pentium 4 system 3 GHz, 1 GB RAM ..... (no built-in WiFi) I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on my PC, works fine. It picked all the drivers for audio, video itself. I plugged TP-Link 54Mbps High Gain ...
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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, ...
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A well-supported wireless PCI adapter for Ubuntu 12.04?

I need a PCI wireless adapter that works well with Ubuntu 12.04. I have looked around on the web but a lot of the information is out-of-date or confusing. Could someone point me to a wireless PCI ...
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Network problem in 12.04

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 but when I run installer (or LiveCD) it writes that there is no connection to Internet (I don`t continue installation because ubuntu is the only OS on my pc and I ...
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Mechanical mouse using USB-to-PS/2 Adapter freezes occasionally

I am using an AOpen PS/2 mechanical mouse in Ubuntu 11.10 with a Staples USB-to-PS/2 Adapter with my Intel DP67DE motherboard. The mouse is more comfortable for my hand as it has a lower height than ...
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Problem using miniDisplay port adapter to VGA on Dell XPS l502x

It's my first question here and I feel really bothered by this problem. I recently bought a new AOC e2343F2k 23" monitor, it supports 1920x1080 resolution and when I plugged by the first time, it ...
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How to enable bluetooth on my Lifebook LH531?

I have lifebook lh531. it says bluetooth adapter not installed. how do i enable bluetooh on this machine. it has a sticker "bluetooth" I am using ubuntu 11.10 and do "hcitool dev" it gives nothing at ...
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Lenovo ThinkPad L520 slows down when AC power adapter is plugged in

I have a new laptop Lenovo ThinkPad L520 (7859-5BG) Core i5-2520M(2.5GHz) with 4GB RAM. Having installed Ubuntu 11.10 32-bit, while browsing with Chrome on GNOME classic (no effects), I noticed 173% ...
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How do I get a wnda3100v2 wireless USB adapter working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get a Netgear WNDA3100V2 working? ive found alot of things on the INTERNET about this and Ive tried all of them and none of them seem to work for me... im new ...
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How do I get a Belkin F5D6050 wireless USB network adapter to work?

The title question says it all. I've been working to answer it for my computer for the last 12 hours. I've read many articles, attempted many tricks and am more or less where I was with this problem ...
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Wireless USB adapter on 10.04

UPDATE 2: I'm trying to follow the guide posted by Matt: http://linuxwireless.org/en/users/Drivers/ath9k_htc But I don't know where to enter the following: CONFIG_ATH_COMMON=m CONFIG_ATH9K_HW=m ...
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USB network adaptor (netgear)

I bought a USB Network Card (Netgear N300 Wireless USB Adapter). My Ubuntu 11.04 doesn't recognize it automatically. Plus after some research I failed to find any drivers. Do you have any ...
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What is a good wireless usb lan adapter for xubuntu 10.04 and works with usb 1.0?

Hello everyone I wanted to know if you guys know of a good wirelles usb internet adapter. I want to access the internet, but I can't because the desktop is to faraway from my router. To make things ...
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How do I get a Dlink DWA-130 working?

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.10 in my system and I'm having issue with my wireless usb adapter. I installed ndiswrapper in my system and load my .inf file for my usb wifi adapter and everything ...
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How to enable an extern keyboard using ps2 to usb adapter on a notebook?

I have a laptop (IBM T60) and I want to connect an extern keyboard to it. Because the keyboard is a ps2 keyboard I bought a ps2 to usb adapter and plugged the keyboard into the adapter and the adapter ...
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Could anyone help me get my NETGEAR WNA3100 (Broadcom BCM43231) wireless adapter to work?

I have just moved back to Ubuntu from Windows 7 and a few months ago, I bought a NETGEAR WNA3100 wireless adapter because my old adapter had broken. I plugged in my adapter and it doesn't seem to ...
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Is there a list of wireless adapters that work on Ubuntu with no hassle?

I've got Ubuntu 10.04 installed, and I've just spent 2 hours trying to get my linksys WUSB54GC wireless USB adapter to work with no luck. I've tried the ndiswrapper, pulling the .inf files off my ...
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Ralink-based USB Wi-Fi adapter drops connection after some time [closed]

I have an Intellinet Wireless 150N USB adapter (based on a Ralink rt3070 chip) in an Ubuntu 10.10 installation. The problem is, that it's dropping the connection after being connected to a wireless ...