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I can't get wireless networking to work on my acer aspire laptop. (qualcomm atheros AR956x card)

I have been searching for about 5 hours on how to fix this, but it won't work. anyways, I just installed ubuntu 15.04 on my new Acer aspire 15" laptop. Inside, it has a Qualcomm Atheros AR956x ...
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Ubuntu 14.04,Wifi is disabled by Hardware Switch - Lenevo G50-80, Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01)

I have brought new Lenovo G50-80 Laptop and make it dual boot. My wifi works fine in Windows 8.1, but not working in Ubuntu 14.04, showing Wifi is disabled by hardware switch. When I do rfkill*, I got ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wireless not working: no network interface. Atheros [168c:003e] device

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS after installing windows 10 in my new VN7-571G and the wireless is not working. It never had: even during the installation it was not recognized. I run a script to ...
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14.04, wifi disconnected, atheros ar5008, CAN'T SLEEP!

Two days ago I started computer and found the wifi disconnected. I couldn't even figure out a reason since I didn't do anything, I didn't update anything, I didn't change any settings, and it just all ...
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New and Inexperienced: Wifi networks not being detected suddenly

I know very little about Ubuntu or programming, or really anything, but I'm helping a friend get a stable OS on his computer since some jerk nuked his entire hard drive, OS and all (me). For a while ...
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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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Lenovo G50 wireless with Atheros wifi

I have a brand new Lenovo G50 and am unable to get the Atheros wireless to go. I've installed the ideapad-laptop package: add-apt-repository ppa:hanipouspilot/ideapad-laptop apt-get update rm ...
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D-Link dwa160 is not working on 14.04

I have a virtual machine with Ubuntu 14.04 running on vmware when i plug my Wireless usb adapter is listed correctly when i run the lsbusb command, but then i run iwconfig and there is no wireless ...
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Why Linux-based-laptop has slower wifi connection that windows-based-laptop?

I had ever tried many distros: ubuntu, debian, xubuntu, freya, fedora, etc. And they all have slower wifi than when I was using windows. Is there any explanation about this? How to find appropriate ...
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How to fix Qualcom Atheros AR9285 problem under Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on Olivetti notebook

already i have an olivetti notebook, the wifi disactivated and I cannot activate them, how can I activate this, i saw some options but doesn works for this computer. Thanks
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Wifi runs well with Other router other than Netgear

I have sony vaio laptop with ubuntu 14.04 installed on it. My machine connects to netgear router but can't load any data from it. like i can't ping google.com It gives me 100% packet loss. and ...
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No detection of WiFi Adapter Qualcomm

I ran the wifi test script sugested in one of the questions here and this is what I got: http://pastebin.com/ZC9YYZW0 Any ideas? I have also tried Linux Mint or fedora and everything is worse. ...
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Wireless Network Adapter driver problem

I have a Marvell Yukon 88E8059 in my computer and for that ethernet controller I didnt found a driver (wich sucks pretty badly) so I decided to use my Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter ...
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Network NIC QCA8171 not working on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Asrock BM-ITX motherboard with qualcom network chip on it QCA8171. It gets recognized by ubuntu but it is not able to work no network connection can be established. lshw *-network ...
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Disconnected - You are now offline

Probably a really common issue I know but I keep getting 'Disconnected - You are now offline' on a fairly regular basis and my connection will cut out for anything between 30 secs to half an hour or ...
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Bluetooth AR3012 0489:e076 doesn't find the devices

I have a laptop Acer v15 with Qualcom Atheros bluetooth and Logitech M557 mouse, which worked well initially. Then after disconnecting the mouse, my bluetooth adapter can't find any bluetooth devices ...
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Bluetooth (Atheros AR3012) not working on Ubuntu 15.04

I have a Zenbook UX21 and I'm not able to get bluetooth up and running. I've just installed blueman and bluez, but I'm still not able to connect devices because they are not found. uname -a Linux ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wifi Drops often , does not reconnect until reboot also sometime freezes system

Ubuntu LTS 14.04 Wifi Drops - Needs Reboot - Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Hi, I have been facing this issue for last few weeks. I have tried many solutions but seems like no success. System: ...
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WiFi on Acer not working

I just got an Acer Aspire V 15 Nitro model VN7-571G-769P and when I boot to the Ubuntu 15.04 CD there is no WiFi. I have a Qualcomm Atheros WiFi adapter. Output of lspci -knn | grep Net -A2 ...
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Qualcomm Atheros ar9227 wireless network adapter [168c:002d] (rev 1) does not work properly

I installed ubuntu 14.04 and the internet does not work properly,it can detect and connect to networks but it loads web pages very slowly and sometimes it doesn't even load at all, and I always get ...
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Bluetooth Atheros 0cf3:3004 does not work in Ubuntu 14.10

In the Bluetooth GUI, I can select "On", but Bluetooth remains disabled. I cannot select Visibility "On." My computer is not connecting over Bluetooth to other devices. How do I turn on Bluetooth? ...
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802.11n with ath9k: only 90 Mb/s

I have Atheros device for Wi-Fi (ath9k), the router is a Dlink DSL-2750B. I have configured the router only for 802.11n but I don't have 300Mb/s. This is the iwconfig output wlan0 IEEE ...
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Wireless connection suddenly switches off on Xubuntu

I'm having some troubles with my wireless connection. I've got Xubuntu 15.04 installed on my hp laptop. At boot I can connect to my dorm network connection (it uses an http proxy) and I can navigate ...
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ubuntu 15.04 - bluetooth not detecting nor being detected - acer aspire

I've been trying to get the issue solved elsewhere but nothing worked out, installed all possible packages but still nothing. I got a Acer Aspire V13, just installed Ubuntu 15.04, bluetooth icon is ...
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Atheros AR3011 bluetooth disconnects, when wireless LAN is heavily loaded

Has anybody already had an issue with the Bluetooth Loudspeakers (Bose) that the sound is interrupted or stops sometimes. After some testing I found out if I disable Wireless LAN the connection works ...
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Problems with Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter

I'am sorry to ask about this hardware again, but the problem is: ==lspci: 01:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) (rev 01) ==lshw -C network ...
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Problem with wifi Ubuntu 12.04, Qualcomm Atheros QCA95665

I bought a Dell Inspiron 14 3442 laptop pre-installed with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS , however I am having issues with the WiFi connection. I receive the error message: Has closed the connection every time ...
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How do I disable 5GHz channel with ath9k driver module?

I am looking for a way to disable the 5GHz in ath9k other than setting the country code. I have found that there is a patch files for the ath9k or actually the latest kernel 3.19 and 4.0 updated this ...
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Unable to get wireless internet Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 802.11ac

I've been looking around for hours to find a driver or a solution to get my wifi working on my new laptop (Acer Aspire V 17 nitro). But without success. I have a fresh Ubuntu 14.04 Installed, This ...
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ath10k installation

I have exhausted google on how to do this, compounded by being a beginner. I am trying to install this module. I have a nice new Acer Nitro (which will be even nicer once I remove dependency on win ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 & 14.04 wifi issues

I have a Lenovo B50-30 Touch laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. The laptop has a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01). I am having wifi issues. I can barely ...
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I have Ubuntu 14.10 and it doesnt recognize my network controller

I am brand new to Ubuntu and trying to learn as i go with this stuff. I can get online via ethernet but i can't figure out how to get wifi working. My network controller is the qualcomm atheros ...
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Wifi drops to extremely slow speeds - Please help!

As the title says, my wifi suddenly drops to very low speeds every few minutes. It gets so slow it's like it's disconnected but my wifi indicator says I remain connected. I am very new to linux but I ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 wireless network adapter

I just purchased a Lenovo Yoga 3, 14". It comes with a Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 wireless network adapter. I have not been successful getting this wifi to work. I have tried some suggestions for Yogas ...
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Lan speed stuck on 100Mb/s

I cant get 1000Mb/s speed on my lan card. below is my specs : laptop : toshiba satellite L50-A, core i3 ###################### sudo ethtool eth0 Settings for eth0: Supported ports: [ TP ] ...
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Bluetooth not working (Ubuntu 14.10, Acer E5-571, Atheros)

After following through several other Articles about seemingly the same problem I failed repeatedly to pair Bluetooth devices with my Laptop Acer E5-571. The GUI shows Bluetooth tools, but searching ...
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How to connect to wifi using Qualcomm Atheros AR9462 Wireless Network Adapter, for an acer v3 772g machine running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I am trying to connect to wifi using Qualcomm Atheros AR9462 Wireless Network Adapter, for an acer v3 772g machine running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. According to lspci -nn there is this card installed: ...
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Trying to install a package, throwing errors

apt-get install firmware-atheros Throws me an error. I've already changed sources.list to allow non-free. (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ...
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unable to click disconnect wifi on my ubuntu 12.04

i have a problem related with wireless network on my Ubuntu 12.04. as you can see, my wifi can connect to network, but when connected, the 'Disconnect' item on my wifi is disabled thus i can't click ...
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Wi-Fi Atheros QCA8171 driver not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I’ve just decided to move to Ubuntu 14.04 with my Toshiba L50-A-19M and a Wi-Fi board Atheros QCA8171, yet I can’t connect to my home wireless network. I've done exactly the steps mentioned here, yet ...
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WiFi not working on Ubuntu 14.04 amd64 / Qualcomm Network QCA8172

Today i've installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on amd64 Lenovo G710 laptop. Unfortunately, this is not my PC and i have to fix this issue with not working Wifi. In network-manager tray tool i see "Qualcomm ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 really slow wifi

I apologize if this has been asked before and I did find some related posts but none of them got me a solution. So I built a new desktop and my wifi on 14.04 seems to be really inconsistent (keeps ...
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14.10 - Wifi stopped working on two laptops, both with Atheros AR9285 network adapters

Yesterday morning, two laptops I'm currently using wouldn't connect to a wifi network anymore. One is my Eee PC 1015T on Xubuntu 14.10; the other one is an old Acer laptop on which I've recently (five ...
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Wi-Fi connection problem with Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 adapter

I've switched my HP Pavilion dv6 from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS several months ago and had no problems whatsoever connecting to the internet via wifi. However, about two days ago, connection ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter

I'm new in Ubuntu and just downloaded Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 LTS. The PC is working fine. The problem is that the internet is kinda slow. It loads the pages but it takes forever. Seen an HD quality video ...
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Can not connect to router with WPA2 Enterprise

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and I am not able to connect to my WiFi which is encrypted with WPA2 and requires username and password and proxy My laptop configuration: Lenovo ideapad Z-570 OS(x64)- ...
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Just finished building a linux build with Ubuntu 14 and can't get network card tplink wdr4800 to work. Please help

I have already tried this but i got the error.' E: Unable to locate package firmware-atheros'
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unstable wifi conection Ubuntu 14.04 Acer Aspire V 13

I have problems to connect via Wifi with my Acer Aspire V 13 V3-371-39MA for several month. The strange thing is, sometimes I can connect and the conection would stay for the whole day...on other days ...
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WiFi not connecting with Atheros AR9285 Wireless card

Brand new to Ubuntu and I really am impressed on how much better it works compared to Windows OS. The only issue I am having is my WiFi sees my network but it doesn't connect. It connects perfectly ...
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Bluetooth problem Lenovo-Z50-70 (Atheros QCWB355)

When I got my Lenovo-Z50-70 I directly installed Ubuntu 14.10, the Wifi (Atheros AR9565) worked out of the box. But then I wanted to connect my bluetooth devices it never found any of them. I looked ...