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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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Problem with Usb Wireless Adapter (by SignalKing)

I have bought a USB Wireless Adapter made by SignalKing because I broke my laptop's hardware switch of the embedded adapter. Despite the fact that I can use it on Windows without having any issue, ...
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No wifi, network discovery, or recognised wireless interface after hybernation on 14.04

Recently upgraded to 14.04. Worked great until computer went to sleep. On wake, all signs of anything wireless had disappeared as mentioned in title. I've combed the forums, googled and tried so ...
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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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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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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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How to use a laptop as an external Wi-Fi adapter for another laptop?

I'm trying to use a program which needs two Wifi adapter. But I have two laptop which have only single wifi adapter. I'm planning to use B laptop as second wifi adapter for A laptop so I can use the ...
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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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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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Bluetooth not recognized for Segar laptop with Intel 8 chipset

I originally got my bluetooth mouse to work after installing blueman. Then, it stopped. I do not recall what was updated on my laptop running Ubuntu 14.10. I can only tell you that it stopped and ...
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14.04 - Installing Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter failing

I tried to install the Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter using the instructions from the "How do I install an Asus USB-N53 WiFi adapter?" however is failing with the message below: ...
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Configuration of wireless adapter

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and have tried to configure the adapter which is a Linksys WUSB6300, but seem to have no response. I have tried using the startup CD to activate the adapter but seem to ...
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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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D-Link DWA-182 Drivers for Linux

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 ! Seems that I just don't know how to install them. I have ...
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TP-LINK TL-WN722N bad connection quality

I have a TP-LINK TL-WN722N wi-fi adapter, and I suffer from bad connection quality on ubuntu. Dowload speeds may vary from 3 MB/s down to 40 kB/s, ping is unstable a online games are unplayable. On ...
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How to install wireless adapter usb without putting in cd

I just finished my first ever build and installed Ubuntu on it. A day later I bought myself a Linksys AC1200 wireless usb adapter, and I have been trying to install it ever since. In my infinite ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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USB ethernet not being redetected after unplugging

I have a USB Ethernet adapter for an Ubuntu 14.10 laptop. When I turn on my computer while it's plugged in it gets detected fine and I'm able to access the internet. The thing just works. However ...
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Ubuntu (14.04) freezes on laptop when power not inserted

I use Linux Mint 17 Qiana (on Ubuntu 14.04.1). My laptop is a Dell Inspiron M5110 which has an AMD CPU and an AMD graphics card. When I boot my laptop on battery, no problems occur. When I boot my ...
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T400 wireless adaptor not work

My wireless card wlan0 on Thinkpad T400 can work for a short while, after each booting into Ubuntu 12.04. But after a while, maybe an hour later, it starts not working. Here are the outputs of ...
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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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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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Wireless adapter not found. Hp-mini 200

I installed latest ubuntu. I have a hp mini 200-1000 ethernet works just fine but somehow it cannot find the wireless adapter, is there a way to fix this?
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How to restrict wifi to only a certain signal type

I'm looking to restrict the wifi adapter in my laptop to only use b/g instead of using n and to deactivate n entirely, if possible. Is there any way of doing this? By default, the adapter seems to use ...
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Help with usb wireless adapter RTL8188C, connection keeps dropping

My wifi seems to be dropping out literally all the time, but I can connect to my router in like 2 seconds, which is annoying when watching YouTube or something cos I'm connecting half the time just so ...
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wifi adatper on Dell Inspiron 1012m stopped working

I bought a Dell Inspiron 1012m for my mother-in-law. Thanks to others, a virus so corrupted the OS (Windows) I had to reformat the harddrive. I installed Ubuntu 12 (updated to 14). It had been ...
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D link Wireless N USB for ubuntu 12.04

I am using a desktop and using ubuntu 12.04. I brought a D-Link Wiresless DWA 132 N USB adapter, yet its not recognize. How ever its recognized in my laptop , and I used that while my local PCs ...
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USB 3.0 GBE Adapter on Ubuntu Server 14

I bought one of this adapters http://www.ebay.com/itm/311073768892?_trksid=p2059210.m2749.l2649&ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT When I connect the adapter to a Windows machine a virtual CD drive is ...
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Wireless on hp pavilion dv8000 is not working for ubunto 14 lts

I have a hp pavilion dv8000 and just recently dual-booted the computer to run windows 7 and Ubuntu. I am having issues with the wireless adapter and when going on to software and updates it says that ...
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Mini DP -> HDMI no sound

I am a newby with Ubuntu (14.04). I have a Lenovo T440s and I try to connect it with my TV with a HDMI cable (Display Port Adapter to HDMI). I get video on TV but no sound. Also in the sound ...
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Problems connecting to wifi and bluetooth on Lenovo IdeaPad Z370

hi i have i problem i install ubuntu but first i cant open the software updater then i reinstall ubuntu and now i can activate the wifi and the bluetooth the bluetooth controller is instaled but i ...
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WiFi disconnects few seconds after boot in 14.04

So, basically every time I boot into Ubuntu I have to manually unplug my WiFi wireless adapter and plug it after few seconds. After that It works fine. This is info about my wireless adapter: ...
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D-Link DWA 123 n 150 (rev D1) wireless adapter issues

I have a D-link DWA 123 N 150 (rev D1, 4.00) Wireless adapter and I can't make it work on Ubuntu. Where can I get the proper drivers and how do I install those?
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Is there a Gigabit NIC with USB 3.0 adapter which isn't based on ASIX AX88179?

This might seem like a ridiculous question, but I spend now > 2 hours researching google, amazon.com and yahoo in order to find a Gigabit NIC which can be connected via USB 3.0 to a Linux OS (kernel ...
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Wi-Fi help linux abuntu 14.04

I have a wireless usb adapter. Its a linksy adapter. I have the disc for it to install it. I put it in my computer and it didnt open a installation wizard. But, there is a disk icon and when I open ...
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WiFi adaptor cannot connect to AP

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 with a TP-Link WiFi TL-WN722N adaptor. With help from the guys here, I installed the driver for the adaptor and I can connect it to my smartphone's hot spot network. (Link:My ...
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New laptop with Atheros AR956x wireless adapter wont work on ubuntu 14.00

I Bought a new laptop Asus X451MA, it has AR956x wireless adapter the thing is is not working i had to attach a usb wifi adapter and it worked fine, I need some help guys getting the drivers for that ...
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USB to IDE/SATA adapter: see partitions under WinXP but not under ubuntu

I want to learn CAINE. So I took an old IDE HDD, connected external power and a Logitech USB to SATA/PATA adapter, and booted to ubuntu-based live-dvd CAINE. No usb storage was found. To test the ...
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No WIFI connectivity in Ubuntu 14.04

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on ASUS F551CA-SX290h. And bulit in Qualcomm Atheros wifi adapter. I tried steps following answers in askubuntu but still no solution.
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Adapter for sega genesis gamepads to usb in xubuntu

I have Xubuntu 14.04 and I wanted to do some retro gaming with emulators such as dgen. I have some Sega Genesis gamepads lying around. Will something like a Genesis to PC USB Cable permit me to use ...
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Edimax EW7811un only works for a short period of time

My Edimax USB adapter works fine for a short period of time ( ~ 10 minutes or so) but then just stops the internet connection. Then I either have to plug it in and out or reboot my PC. That's ...
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WN3100 Wifi Dongle will not work with WPA2 Broadcom (BCM43231)

I can not get my Wireless dongle to work at all with WPA2 encryption. I noticed some people mentioned my same model works with WPA2. It works if I connect via WEP but that reduces my speed by a lot. ...
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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 ...