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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 I have looked around on the web but a lot of the information is out-of-date or confusing.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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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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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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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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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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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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Lost the config of my monitor once I connected it to a KVM switch

I used to have a monitor (Acer 20", AL2017) connected to the external video port of my laptop. Everything was great and I could get a rather high resolution available when setting it under Ubuntu (all ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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 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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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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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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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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Cannot turn wireless networking off

I wish to disable my wireless networking because I have a wired network connection. I am using ubuntu 12.04. In the menu at settings > network > wireless there is an option to press a switch which ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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ASUS USB-N13 wireless adapter problems with Ubuntu 14.04

i am running Ubuntu 14.04 and i am sort of new to the Linux world and networking, i am having trouble with with my ASUS N-13 network adapter, i get a signal but that signal drops often and it becomes ...
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How do I add interface aliases using Network Manager GUI?

I have seen numerous tutorials for creating network interface aliases (for assigning multiple IPv4 addresses to a single interface), but I seem unable to find one for using the Network Manager GUI. ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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How do I install a Realtek Wireless-N USB Adapter on my Linux OS laptop

I just bought a Realtek wireless-n usb adapter and I'm having problems installing it to my Linux OS laptop. It will not run the setup.exe. It is a Ultra-Mini USB Wireless Lan 802.11N Adapter - 1T1R ...
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Trendnet TEW-664UB Not recognized in Ubuntu

I just installed a Ubuntu system on my computer and its not working with my TrendNet TEW 664-UB (the device works fine in Windows 7). At first I thought this was a driver issue so I tried ndiswrapper, ...
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TP-Link TL-WN321G Driver Lubuntu 14.04 Install

i downloaded the drivers from the main site but i did not understand correctly how to install on Lubuntu 14.04. What's the correct way? http://www.tp-link.it/resources/software/200912314051713.zip ...