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Wifi issues on laptop after update

This issue is driving me nuts. I have a HP laptop with an Atheros wifi built in adapter. I have had Windows on this machine for a long time and everything worked fine, so I decided to try out Ubuntu ...
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How do I create a system file /etc/modprobe.d/ath9k.conf?

I have NO IDEA about Linux. My wireless adapter (atheros) will not work - I've tried extensive troubleshooting with @danatela (bless his/her heart) here: Wireless not working - ASUS X450J - Qualcomm ...
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Wireless not working - ASUS X450J - Qualcomm Atheros [duplicate]

I just did a clean install, overwriting my old Windows. I'm pretty much a novice and don't know where to start. I've tried reading a few answers that seemed relevant but find it all a bit confusing, ...
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Problem with laptop dell 3537: the wifi stop working

I bought a laptop dell 3537. I make the updates and after that the wifi stops working. This is my wifi card: 02:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter ...
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HP Probook 4520s mobile broadband

I have installed ubuntu 13.10 but it doesn't see the mobile broadband on my HP Probook 4520s. I don't know linux very well and have no idea what to do. The internal modem is Qualcomm Atheros AR9285. ...
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Internet and perhaps even wireless connection gets disconnected intermittently

I am new to Ubuntu. I bought a Dell 3537 - preloaded with ubunbtu. After, upgrading to the latest updates, my wifi stopped working. I found https://www.kernel.org/pub/linux/ker...able/v3.9-rc4/ and ...
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ath9k driver suddenly doesn't see channel 13 anymore

Suddenly, after upgrade to Linux kernel 3.11.0-19, my wireless card with the ath9k driver is no longer seeing the 13th channel, even though it worked fine for the last year and half. It also still ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 lts wifi works fine for install but once I reboot I get hardware switch is turned off

I am installing Ubuntu 12.04 lts on an ASUS laptop. At the beginning of the install it recognizes my wireless adapter and I am able to connect. Everything works fine all the way through the install. ...
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Network Manager showing nonsense after update (March 2014) [12.04.4 LTS (3.5.0-47-generic i686)] [closed]

After my recent update, Network Manager is showing this: My question is: How to fix this? How to remove additional(cloned) wireless device? Is there a config file for this? The icon is showing "no ...
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wifi doesn't work on lenovo G500 with ubuntu 13.10

I have been using ubuntu for more than 10 years but this is first time I could not get around an issue with a solution. Any help would be great as I have tried everything available that I found on the ...
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hostapd does not create a wifi network [closed]

I'm trying to setup a wireless AP to share a wired internet connection over Wi-Fi. It's a newly built PC, and at first I thought that the wireless card might be defective, however everything works ...
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Wireless network always disconnect after 30 minutes

I've recently installed xubuntu 12.04 on an old eeepc 1005PXD and everything seems good except the wireless network that keep disconnecting after approximatively 30 minutes of use. Here it's the ...
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Wifi only works after turning the PC to standby (Ubuntu 12.04)

I have a PC on which I've installed Ubuntu 12.04 in dual-boot with Windows 8.1. My problem is when I start the PC on Ubuntu, wifi doesn't work, but if I put my computer in standby then I get it out ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter not working on Ubuntu 13.10

Solution 1 Hi I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop alongside windows. I have an Atheros AR9485 adapter. It worked well for a few weeks and now won't work anymore although it still works for ...
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Wireless network adapter stays hard blocked

I recently installed Ubuntu for the first time and I really like it. But there is one problem I can't get rid off: my wireless adapter stays harblocked. So the option enable wifi in the network menu ...
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can't manage to get the ath9k driver working on laptop (wifi adapter atheros AR9285, ubuntu 12.04)

im trying to get aircrack working i get this when using the airmon-ng start wlan0 command. root@ubuntu:/home/bryan# airmon-ng start wlan0 Found 5 processes that could cause trouble. If airodump-ng, ...
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ath9k 802.11n 300Mbps at low speed

I'm testing my new home 802.11n network. router - slax 7, kernel 3.8.2, AR9382 mini pci-e (sparklan WPEA-121N) wlan0 IEEE 802.11abgn ESSID:"xyz" Mode:Ad-Hoc Frequency:2.412 GHz ...
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Wireless in 13.10 or similars doesn't work!

Just installed Ubuntu 13.10, I tried to connect wireless but It didn't detect any network. This is what happens when I check my wireless: :~$ rfkill list 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no ...
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University wifi quietly disconnects on AR9285 [duplicate]

I have trouble with Ubuntu 13.10 on my university wifi. I connect, and it works fine for five seconds to five minutes, then the connection quietly disappears. It does not indicate that anything is ...
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Can't connect to network with TL-WN722N (AR9271) USB adapter

I already tried couple guides to solve my problem, but still I am not able to connect with my TL-WN722N to wifi network. Device is up and recognized. joe@G580:~$ lsusb Bus 001 Device 002: ID ...
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ASUS Z87 Pro Bluetooth not finding other devices with 13.10

Ubuntu 13.10 installed on a machine with ASUS Z87 Pro motherboard, which ships with it's "Wi-Fi GO!" wireless networking built in, which is based on a Qualcomm Atheros AR9462 Wireless Network Adapter ...
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AR9485 biiiig problem

i really need help guys , i have a Samsung NP300E5X ,with wireless hardware ath9k AR9485 ,, i am different of all the problems i read ,mine work really fine , and connect easily to wifi routers , but ...
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drivers for atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 wireless cardh

Today i bought my new dell laptop with ubuntu 12.04 Lts installed.Everything was working fine untill i installed all the updates with the update manager and my wireless card (atheros QCA9565 / ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 - No wireless networks detected

I made a bootable usb of ubuntu 13.10 to try it before installing. Right from the start no wireless networks are being detected or shown in the list. I don't have a wired connection. "Enable ...
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Wired and Wireless both are unclaimed on Alienware 18x

I just got my new Alienware 18x and I have installed Ubunt 12.04 (12.04.3) on my system. But unfortunately my wired and wireless both are not working. I am posting here output of all the important ...
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The Atheros AR8161 alx.ko slow with 3.11.0-14

When I boot my machine with the 3.11.0-14 kernel configuration my ethernet card is very slow. I talk about less than 1/3 of the speed when I boot de machine with the 3.11.0-13 kernel configuration. ...
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Wireless not working.Toshiba P50-A-12z-. Artheoos. Ubuntu 12.04 (LTS)

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 over a Toshiba P50-A-12z and after reformattting the disk with windows8 (I always kept windows before on a smaller partition but this time, windows8 was to bad even for me to ...
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Atheros AR9462 Wireless card unstable when WiFi router “Auto channel” is selected

I've got a Qualcomm Atheros AR9462 Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01) on an Acer V5-531 laptop, using Kubuntu 12.04.3 LTS. I noticed that the wifi connection is stable and good only when the router has ...
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Can't install wifi driver in 12.04

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 3521 with a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter inside. After an update the WiFi broke and I cannot seem to fix it. I tried to follow the steps from ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 slow wireless connection

I'm having problems with my wireless connection in ubuntu 13.10, my wireless card is atheros ar5b93. I've already applied some fixes like updating backports, disabling IPV6, removing the power ...
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Windows Blue Screen Like Problem in Ubuntu 13.10 [closed]

Facing this weired problem in ubuntu 13.04. Even after upgrading to 13.10 the problem exists. Its appear like windows blue screen. Suddenly this screen appears. I had to push the Powerbutton for ...
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WiFi range problem (Ubuntu 13.10)

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 to dual-boot with windows. While WiFi is completly fine on Windows and I can access it anywhere in my house, it's absolutety not the case on Ubuntu. As soon as I'm ...
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Atheros AR9285 / Lenovo G560 wireless not working after installing 13.04

I had Ubuntu 12.04 initially installed on my laptop. I upgraded to 12.10 then 13.04. Everything worked fine, including wireless. After adding a new memory card ( I only had 2 gb and one memory slot ...
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Can't connect to or see my wifi ssid

Today I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop. I am unable to see my home SSID or even connect to it. I've tried to connect as a hidden SSID but I always get prompted for authorization although my key ...
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Can't control connection bit rate using iwconfig with Atheros TL-WN821N (AR7010)

I'm trying to reduce the connection bit rate on my Atheros TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 usb wifi adapter due to frequent instability issues (reported connection speed goes down to 1Mb/s and I have to ...
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How to get D-Link DWA-547 working on Ubuntu 13.10?

I got a D-Link DWA-547 Wifi card which is supposed to work out-of-the-box with Linux. Says so here: http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/ath9k/products/external While lspci does list the ...
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network driver for Atheros AR8161 corrupted

when I was moving my HDD with linux to a new PC I was experiencing some problems with the ethernet network of this PC, i.e., it was not working. After I installed the linux-backport-modules package ...
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Can't connect to wifi after 13.10 update - Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network Adapter [168c:0030] (rev 01)

I updated Ubuntu to 13.10 last night and wifi was working fine until I went to wake up my computer this morning and no WiFi connection. I am on a iMac with Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network ...
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Atheros AR9485 vs Ubuntu 12.04

I've read a lot of threads about in the forum but none of them solved my problem. I have got a AR9485 that works perfectly but if the net ask for a password. WEP, WAP... everything that make me to log ...
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Disconnecting WLAN on Lenovo B570e/Ubuntu 12.04

I've annoying problem with wi-fi connection on Lenovo B570e with "02:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) (rev 01)" card. It works on Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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Wifi gets hardware-disabled after waking from sleep

I have an HP 14-b015dx device. Whenever I wake my device from sleep the wifi stops working. Rfkill shows it is hard bock. Even the wifi light goes orange showing the wifi is disabled by hardware. And ...
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Wake-On-LAN 13.04 problems

I've been trying to get WOL to work for weeks on my Ubuntu server 13.04 install but it just doesn't seem to work. I notice when I suspend the server with "sudo pm-suspend" or via the desktop gui, ...
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Wifi connection problem with Atheros AR9485 problem

I'm currently working in 13.04. The network manager indicates that the WIFI is always connected. However, the Internet connection only last a few seconds and then it disconnects. The problem only ...
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Wifi usb adapter atheros 9170 chipset not working on Ubuntu 13.04

I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux. Have just changed my OS from Windows 7 to Ubuntu. I'm running a HP/Compaq 6910p laptop. My Icidu 300N 802.11n adapter stopped to work. It contains a atheros AR9170 ...
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constant authenticationpassword for WiFi and not finding server on

Ubuntu 12.04.03 needs constant authentication password for WiFi and not finding server on hp pavilion g6 i3 core 64bit. I had Atheros AR9285 802.11 b/g Wifi adapter and Realtek PCIe FE Family ...
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Cannot connect to wi-fi with AR5BWB222 on Ubuntu 13.04

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.04, and am using an Atheros wireless card (AR5BWB222). I find that I can see networks, but cannot connect to any of them. Attempting to do so leads to about 30 seconds ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR8172 Driver fix? (lenovo g500s)

Recently I took a lenovo g500s laptop. the product id is LENOVO_MT_20245. after the installation, it could not recognize LAN network adapter. After googling I found out that it has a Qualcomm Atheros ...
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Wired and wireless networks not detected in ubuntu 12.10

I have a Toshiba Satellite L55 laptop which has Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 network interface card. I took help from the following link: How do I install drivers for the Atheros AR8161 Ethernet ...
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Acer aspire 5750 wireless atheros AR5B97 not detecting in ubuntu 12.10

I have installed ubuntu 12.10 in my Acer aspire 5750 system. My wifi card is Atheros AR5B97. But this is not detected by ubuntu. Even my wifi indicator is not turning on when i press Fn+F3 which is ...
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Atheros ar9002wb-1ng wifi doesn't work

I installed 13.04 Ubuntu on my Asus U82U today and I can't find a way to fix the problem.I've tried almost everything, even reinstalled and tried on Linux Mint. Wifi worked fine with Windows 8. Any ...