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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Wifi Not Working for Ubuntu 12.10 in Acer Aspire One 532h

So I have an Acer Aspire One 532h. That I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 on to a 32x. Before it was running 10.10 and the wifi was working fine until after the update. The first thing is did I ran lshw ...
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ubuntu 13.04 64 bit AR8161 usually off net

I have installed Atheros AR8161 driver from compat-drivers-2013-03-04-u and can also connect to the network but keep getting disconnected. In order to reconnect, I have to pull out the network cable ...
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atheros wireless ar9285 driver

I have been having problems with wireless on Ubuntu 10 and above, Mint 11 and above. The problem is in the driver for the wireless... I can see that there is no driver installed and yet it works but ...
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No network drivers after ubuntu netinstall

After a minimal/net installation of Ubuntu 13.04 (mini.iso) both drivers for wifi and wired network are missing. Wired: Atheros 8131 I did some research here and it seems to compile the needed ...
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Internet Connection Issues (both Wired and Wireless) with Ubuntu 12.04

So I have a Windows 8 Dual-Boot with Ubuntu 12.04, and I am experiencing connection issues almost all of the time with Ubuntu (windows is just fine). It turns out that for my laptop, I have the ...
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Command Not Found when running 'svn'

I installed the Ubuntu 12.04 from a usb drive. I am having issue with my wifi connection. I tried to update the network adapter but ran into this problem with the svn command. sudo svn checkout ...
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Qualcomm Atheros Bigfoot Killer E2200 Ethernet not working in linux [duplicate]

I recently installed Ubuntu -vesrion 12.04 on my system, and it appears it's a common issue that this Ethernet does not work with Ubuntu. I stumbled upon this solution. But I don't think the very ...
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Can't connect to ethernet with Atheros AR8161 on Ubuntu 12.04.2

I have read most of the answers that seem relevant to this, but I thinlk my issue is different and I haven't found the answer. I have a new HP Pavilion HPE h8-1360t computer. It has Windows 7 and ...
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13.04 Ethernet Adapter not connecting (AR8161)

I had the same problem under 12.10 where my Atheros AR8161 wouldn't even show up under the network options. The device does show up in 13.04 as the name "Wired connection 1" When I try to connect to ...
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How do I enable the alx ethernet driver on Ubuntu 13.04?

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 13.04 64 bit on my Lenovo IdeaPad laptop and am having trouble getting the Ethernet to work. The alx driver required for my laptop's AR8161 Gigabit Ethernet controller to ...
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how to solve “/lib/modules/3.5.0-17-generic/build: no such file or directory” error

I installed ubuntu 12.10 64 bit on my desktop HP Elite 7500, but I have no ethernet connection. I have an Atheros ethernet card is. I have downloaded drivers to install. I extracted files. When I try ...
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rosewill wireless pci card not working

Relevant specs Rosewill RNX-N250PC2 pci wireless adapter Biostar A780L3c motherboard Ubuntu 12.10 On first install on 12.10, wireless card worked perfect out of the box. However, after updating ...
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how to install driver for atheros ar8161 in ubuntu 11.10

I am completely new in using ubuntu, studying painful and trying to find a way. most discussions are for ubuntu 12.10, so what packages should I install for this driver if I use 11.10?
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Wired internet isn't working

I would really appreciate help on this. Alright, so after searching for while on why Ubuntu wasn't connecting to the internet, someone told me that it may be the chip I had. The only information I ...
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625 views

Network not working in Ubuntu 10.04 LTS

I have a motherboard with an Atheros R8161 network interface card, running on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS 64bit with 3.2.0-030200-generic kernel. I've built and installed the alx drivers from ...
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How do I get my network drivers working? [duplicate]

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on a Lenovo G580 with Atheros AR8162 Ethernet and Broadcom BCM4313 Wireless Driver. I try the this: How do I get an Atheros AR8162 working? but it doesn't work. When I type ...
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What package should I install for driver of the Atheros AR8161 Ethernet Controller without net?

I've read in this Question that a new package exists for this driver. But I am confused. There are a lot of packages and I don't know which one do I need. I have a DellVostro-3460, Ubuntu 12.10, ...
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Internet Timeouts with TP-Link TL-WN821N v2 wireless usb stick

A short time after accessing the internet, the browser/download times out. Before the timeout, the internet works OK briefly; afterwards, the wireless is still connected with a strong signal, but ...
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Problems with wireless internet connection with 12.10 and Atheros AR9287

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.10 on a Gateway NV53a laptop. I find that when using a wireless connection rather than a LAN cable, my internet connection is very slow and unstable. Normal speeds are ...
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(Solved) ERROR: Packet source 'wlan0' failed to set channel 2: mac80211_setchannel() in Kismet and Ubuntu 12.10

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 in my computer with an Atheros AR5007 wireless card. I want to use Kismet but when I run it it starts displaying the message: ERROR: Packet source 'wlan0' failed to set ...
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WIFI looses connection with AR9285 - have to disconnect / connect to regain internet?

I have a G73JW laptop using Ubuntu 12.04. It has an Atheros AR9285 card. While wifi seems to work fine most of the time, about every hour or two it will loose the connection to the internet. The ...
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Atheros AR8152 ethernet connection not recognized

tried a lot of different answers people gave around the web... none of them worked I get wireless internet and all.... but whenever I tried going wired it doesn't even recognise the option of a ...
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Ethernet conection not working Atheros AR8152 OS 12.04

I have instaled Ubuntu 12.04 but my network conection doesn't work and i know it's becouse of the drivers I've run $ lspci | grep Ethernet and this is the result 02:00.0 Ethernet controller: ...
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Atheros AR9285 does not work on 11.10

I have installed the 11.10 and everything went smoothly. The wifi card was automatically detected and connected to my wifi network, downloaded all the required files. But after the restart, I can't ...
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Ndiswrapper driver loaded but not being used

I have a TP-Link TL-WN851ND wireless card that doesn't work properly (slow and disconects from time to time) with the regular ath9k driver. I tried to make it work with ndiswrapper and followed the ...
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Frequent disconnects using wlan AR9285

I'm getting a large number of disconnects from my wireless when I switched to oneiric server (I did not see these happen with oneiric desktop) from my AR9285 wireless LAN device. Here is the syslog ...
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How to disable a laptop's built-in WiFi NIC when using a PCMCIA one?

I have a weak (having to reconnect frequently) "Intel Ultimate N WiFi Link 5300" built-in WiFi module in my Dell E5500 laptop and prefer to use a PCMCIA "Atheros AR5008" instead. On Windows I just ...
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How do I get an Atheros AR9285 working?

I've just decided to jump into the world of Ubuntu, so far I encountered no problems until I tried to connect to my wireless network. I'm running Ubuntu on my laptop, Acer Aspire 5333-2880, which has ...
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How do I get an Atheros AR9287 working?

I'm running Windows 7 normally on my Acer laptop, and it works like a charm. However, whenever I boot up Ubuntu, the network card doesn't even seem to exist. I've looked for hours for a solution, to ...