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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 TL WN823N wireless USB adapter not conneting to hotspot shared from laptop

I have brought a TP-LINK TL WN823N wireless USB adapter. I am currently using it with my Desktop PC with ubuntu 14.04. It will connect to hotspot created from my phone. But will not connect to hotspot ...
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netis wireless n usb adapter dropping connection [on hold]

I am using a netis 300mbps wireless n usb adapter (model no. wf2123), on a pc with ubuntu 14.04 lts and the problem is taht even if it shows that the wifi is connected i can't acces the internet (i ...
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PS/2 Keyboard+Mouse to USB Adapter is wrongly recognized as Barcode Reader

I have purchased this product, which is an adapter to connect an old PS/2 keyboard to USB. It is not working on Ubuntu 14.04. lsusb says: Bus 003 Device 005: ID 13ba:0018 PCPlay Barcode ...
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How to make WiFi adapter EW-7811UN running on 14.04 Ubuntu

As I wanted to upgrade my wifi connection to N standard I bought EW-7811UN wireless adapter. My ISP provides 100 Mb/s, my wifi router supports N. The problem is I'm not sure how to make EW-7811UN ...
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Alfa AWUS036NH not showing up on Ubuntu 14.04

When I type lsusb I get this as a result: Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:8000 Intel Corp. Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 003 Device 002: ID 0bda:56ff Realtek ...
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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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can't get ubuntu to recognize usb wifi adapter?

can't get ubuntu to recognize usb wifi adapter? new usb wifi adapter is made by mediatek; adapter name is wavlink. the device came with a disk to install drivers, but operating system did not like ...
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Insignia Bluetooth Adapter connect, then disconnects in Ubuntu 15.0

I don't know what all to say. The title explains it. It would be too hard to mention everything I have done because I have done 'everything' I could read about on these forums. blueman shows that I ...
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How to install TP-LINK T2UH Wireless adapter Driver (Ralink mt7610u)

I recently got a wireless adapter (TP-Link Archer T2UH V1). After plugging it in, I found out that the drivers for Linux are not native on Ubuntu. They do, however, have the drivers available for ...
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Is there a bluetooth adapter driver for Ubuntu 14.04?

It is an Iogear bluetooth 4.0 micro adapter GBU521. The drivers that come with it are all for Windows. If bluetooth is turned on, the device (external speaker) is found, and paired, but no sound ...
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Top-Longer AC600 wireless adapter installation

So I bought this today and im trying to install the drivers provided by the cd. When I run the install.sh it finishes the installation with 2 compile make driver errors. Has anyone installed something ...
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Problem installing wireless adapter driver

Up until now I've been using a wired connection on my PC (running Ubuntu 15.10) but a recent move has required that I try to connect with a wireless USB adapter (ASUS dual band AC56R). I've gotten to ...
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iwconfig wlan0 txpower 30mW - not working

I would like to increase the power of my wireless adapter but when I enter sudo iwconfig wlan0 txpower 30mW in the terminal and then check with iwconfig I can see that the txpower is still what it ...
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Difficulties installing D-Link DWA-182 Drivers for Ubuntu

When will Ubuntu have these drivers available for download? Seems the Drivers for DWA-182 were released on 06/17/2014. They are for Linux! However, I just don't know how to install them and I have ...
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How do I install driver for the Linksys WUSB6300?

I recently installed Ubuntu´s recent os 14.04 and am unable to install the driver for my wireless adapter which is the Linksys WUSB6300. Is there any way to configure the driver in any way, or should ...
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How to Install The NetGear Wireless Adapter (N600 WNDA3100v3) on Ubuntu 14.04.3 [duplicate]

I just bought this wireless adapter to replace my tethered connection. One problem - It's meant for windows. I have tried many tutorials, but the connection just won't show, and I can't get this thing ...
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How do I variabilize x value in KERNELS==x condition of my udev rule?

For my udev rule, I want to read the value of x in condition KERNELS=="x" from a file or output of another command, is it possible? If not, how do I make sure the rule is run for my specific ...
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How do I go about installing an A6200 wireless adapter to my computer? [duplicate]

I'm very new to linux, so I don't know how to go about writing commands and all of that. Help would be much appreciated. I have the drivers for it on a thumb-drive, but I'm not exactly sure what to ...
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Help with TP-Link TL-WN8200ND

I have a problem with the TP-LINK TL-WN8200ND, I have Ubuntu 14.04 64bits on a Lenovo Ideapad. I bought this adapter because the modem is arround 50 meters from my room, the problem is Ubuntu doesn´t ...
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How to get the name of internal bluetooth adapter

How can I get to know the name of my laptops internal Bluetooth adapter? lsusb | grep Bluetooth shows nothing, but I can use it and it's working.
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SSD via USB on GA-GC230D for Ubuntu Server 14.04

After a break of about ten years I am currently re-trying to administrate a small Linux server for my home use (file storage, streaming, etc.). I bought an old mini-ITX system on ebay, center part is ...
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Edimax EW-7811Un wifi adapter not working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-Bit and have a Edimax EW-7811Un wifi adapter. I have tired to get it to work but have no luck. when I run lsusb command I get: Bus 001 Device 005: ID 7392:7811 ...
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Screen randomly disappear after connecting to projector

I have Dell Inspiron 15R (5537, Mid 2013) laptop with HDMI port and without VGA port. I use Ubuntu 15.04 with proprietriary graphics driver (fglrx). I use (cheap, passive) adapter to connect to ...
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Wireless network adapter, hard blocked

I have a Asus X45U, with RT5390 Ralink adapter. I use Ubuntu Mate 15.04. Every time that I turn on my laptop, I can't connect with Wireless, only with Ethernet. It says there is not any connection ...
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USB or WiFi adapter problem

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 15.10 and a whitebox PC. I'm having an issue where every time on boot I have to unplug then plug in my LinkSys WUSB6300. After the plug/replug it works just fine. ...
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tp link not detecting adapter

I have wireless adapter tp-link tl-WN821N. version 4; Tenda cd for adapter and Resource cd. When I run any of them with wine, it signing me I have to insert the adapter. It is inserted, lighting ...
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I cannot connect to wireless network after installing new wifi USB adapter to my desktop

I bought the wireless network USB adapter and plugged in to my desktop. Without needing to install any driver, it can connect to the network and go online. After a few minutes it shows ...
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How to use the Digitus Serial to USB Adapter? [closed]

How do I connect to the Serial port with the Digitus Serial to USB Adapter?
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USB 2.0 VGA Adapter compatible with Ubuntu 15.04

I'm looking for a USB 2.0 VGA Adapter compatible with Ubuntu 15.04 because my MacBook Pro 8,2 works only with the Intel Integrated Graphics and with the Radeon turned off(only the Radeon is connected ...
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Deluge, No Incoming Connections

I just got a Belkin USB adapter for my desktop and ever since, Deluge tells me that there's no incoming connections. The software works fine when I have my modem plugged in so it's obviously a problem ...
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Linksys Wireless-G USB Network Adapter WUSB54G ver 4 Can't Connect to WiFi

I'm a newbie to Xubuntu and am having trouble with getting my usb adapter to work properly. If anyone tell me how to do it step by step it would be greatly appreciated. I'm currently typing this ...
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I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and the Broadcom BCM43241 card in my vaio duo 13 doesn't even show up

I have tried all the known solutions and it still won't work. I have tried the brcm modprobe after updating the firmware library as well as doing the blacklist thing for bcm43xx. Is there a fix for ...
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Serial-to-USB CN-116 don't work on Ubuntu 14.04

I can't open serial port by using my Serial-to-USB Sitecom CN-116 adapter and I always get this error: > Unable to open /dev/prolific EXCEPTION: TransportException 2: Failed to open serial port ...
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LAN7500 usb ethernet adapter Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Dell Precision M3800 that came with a LAN7500 usb ethernet adapter. The issue I am having on both my new laptop and old desktop is that when connected to the internet through the adapter, ...
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installing a wireless USB adapter in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Edimax ew-7811Un and I get a message saying I do not have permission to extract the zip file from the installation cd.
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How to install LEO-NANO150N Leoxys mini USB Wifi adapter on ubuntu?

I have a Leoxys mini USB adapter (LEP - NANO 150 N) When I download the drivers, there is a folder named LINUX. But I find more folders inside it namely MT7601u , RT537x_RT3x7x and RT5572_RT3572. I ...
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Display turns off after Ubuntu system loading step

I encounter this problem with Ubuntu 14.04 and 15.04. My notebook display works properly with other OS. When I boot Ubuntu , loading logo looks and after loading step display turns off. I have ...
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No wireless adapter showing on acer c720

just installed ubuntu for privacy purposes whiles browsing tor. Problem is i can find any networks. Im running on an acer c720 and have been using this guys' video ...
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How do I install drivers for TP-Link 802.11ac Wi-Fi USB adapter?

New to ubuntu, just need some help conecting wirelessly. lsusb: Bus 008 Device 003: ID 2357:0101
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ASUS USB-N13 wireless adapter problems with Ubuntu 14.04

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and I am new to Linux and networking. I am having trouble with my ASUS N-13 network adapter, I get a signal but that signal drops often. What can I do?
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Wii U GC Adapter on Linux?

Can someone explain to me how to do what they are saying in this guide. I am pretty clueless when it comes to Linux (still learning!) so please explain in heavy detail.
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How to find the built-in bluetooth adapter in Toshiba satellite c55-896 laptop

I have been using Ubuntu for over a year, but recently I have encountered an old problem again. When I First installed Ubuntu, it said 'No adapter found' in the Bluetooth section. I want to buy a ...
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My ralink5370 wifi adapter disconnecting randomly

I have bought a ralink5370 wifi adapter . it disconnects randomly . in fact, I understand it from lsusb when it's connected or not . I'm running ubuntu 14.04.2 minimal . this is my dmesg output after ...
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tp-link wirless n, TL-WN725N [duplicate]

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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Ubuntu 14.04 - TP-Link TL-WN727N

I just bought a TP-Link TL-WN727N wireless USB adapter. I plugged it into my machine and booted, but nothing seemed to happen. I ran lsusb and there she was Bus 002 Device 002: ID 148f:7601 Ralink ...
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Etekcity wireless adapter causes my laptop to freeze

I have this network adapter and when I plug it into my laptop, it freezes and I have to hard shutdown. I've tried it in another laptop, which also had 14.04 and it worked there. Does anyone know ...
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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 to dualboot Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I replaced my CD/DVD with a 2nd HDD using an HDD/SSD IDE to SATA adapter rack. I would like to know if i can have these configuration: Windows 8.1 licensed on first hardisk Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on the ...