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Need alx driver for Qualcomm Atheros AR8162

I have been having some issues with my Ubuntu 12.04. First thing I need to fix is wired connection that I may have messed up while trying to fix a wireless problem. Or maybe the update that caused ...
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Wifi on Ubuntu 14.04.4 gets disconnected

Hello everyone. I could not find an answer from a previously asked question from another user since 2014. So it happen to occur that suddenly when I'm using my Laptop WiFi gets disconnected while ...
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Wifi stops working every 1-2 hours

My wifi will work fine for a while, but every 2 hours or so my connections drops. The wifi icon in the taskbar states that I am connected to the network, but I can't access the internet. Rebooting ...
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14.04 Serious Internet Problems

For the past two months (or more), after installing Ubuntu 14.04 from an old disk, I have been having serious Internet problems. My Internet connection drops every single day and I cant find a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.04 Wifi not working in ACER e5-573-5108

i have installed Ubuntu 14.04.04 on my ACER E5-573-5108 notebook and have tried several suggested fixes but my wifi dosent work, problem is already marked as bug with low importance but any help will ...
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WiFi howto in Ubuntu 15.10 with kernel 4.2 [duplicate]

I am dual-booting Ubuntu 15.10 (kernel: 4.2) alongside with Window 10 in my new Aspire E15 E5-573G-779S. Appreciate if anyone can help to advise on activating WiFi auto discovery in Ubuntu 15.10. ...
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Fake SSID's showing up in nm-applet

I've started noticing fake SSID entries showing up in the network manager applet under Ubuntu. These apparent base stations don't really exist (othe devices can't see them when they scan for WiFi ...
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WIFI not detected Acer 14.04, wlan not listed

Complete Info from wireless script.... ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 14 Feb 2016 23:50 IST +0530 Booted last: 14 Feb 2016 23:36 IST +0530 Script from: 27 Sep 2015 00:34 ...
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How to install Qualcomm Atheros WiFi Device Driver which is Missing in Ubuntu MATE 15.10?

$ lspci -nn 02:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0041] (rev 20) Now i'm using Ubuntu MATE 15.10. I have installed some other Linux Distro. But none of them has driver ...
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WiFi auto discovery works in Window 10 but does not in Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have successfully installed ubuntu 14.4 LTS alongside with Window 10 in my new Aspire E15 E5-573G-779S. WiFi auto detection in Window 10 is ok but not in Ubuntu 14.04. Appreciate if anyone can help ...
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Bluetooth [0cf3:3004] turns off immediately

As soon as I enable bluetooth from the gnome settings, it turns back off. [ 4241.696392] perf samples too long (2518 > 2500), lowering kernel.perf_event_max_sample_rate to 50000 [ 4306.801973] usb ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 - Ethernet connection doesn't work

Today I launched Ubuntu 15.10 from bootable pendrive and tried to connect to the Internet using wired connection - it doesn't work (same on Ubuntu 14.04). Wireless connection is fine. I've tried a lot ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Atheros AR922X [168c:0029] Wifi PCI memory region reserve error

I've been struggling with this for a while. Can't make my PCI Wifi card work on a desktop with Ubuntu 14.04. I'm attaching the wireless-info.txt by the 'wireless-info' script. Please note the first ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR9565 Wifi Adapter. Can't find drivers

I am simply looking for where I can download the drivers(source code is fine, doesn't have to be precompiled) for my wifi adapter. My laptop manufacture is Lenovo and the model is Z50-75. The wifi ...
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Not getting Enable WiFi option in Ubuntu 14.04

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. But Enable WiFi option is not coming. I have tried various commands to get the info as much as was possible for me. Wireless Info Script Data ########## ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS no longer recognizes Atheros AR9485 ath9k wifi card after latest update [duplicate]

Ubuntu automatically installed updates to my ASUS laptop a few days ago and no longer recognizes my wifi card. According to rfkill list all, nothing is hard blocked nor soft blocked. However when I ...
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Blinking screen while using wireless connection

I've bought Dell Inspiron 5548 laptop and faced up with next problem - when I'm using build-in wireless card screen starts blinking, it's happens every time when I'm using it(watch online video, ...
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Wi-fi Atheros pci.id 168c:0042, problem while wifi driver installation

I followed the steps suggested in the following solution: Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30) Wi-Fi driver installation But the terminal shows the following:/-------------- | Your kernel ...
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Lenovo Yoga 3 14 Qualcomm Atheros device 168c:0041 rev 20 Not working

I am writing this post out of desperation. I have been trying to make my wifi run on a freshly installed Ubuntu 15.10 for the past 3 days. Nothing helped. I literally tried anything on the internet ...
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Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30) With Ubuntu 14.04 is not working

I bought a Lenovo ideapad 300 laptop and installed Ubuntu 14.04 on it. The laptop's wifi card is Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30). I don't want to upgrade to 15.04 or 15.10 as I am ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 gets stuck during install (black screen and 6700HQ bug soft lockup cpu#4 stuck for 22s)

I have the following notebook SCHENKER H706 High-Performance Notebook NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970M 3072MB GDDR5 Intel Core i7-6700HQ | 4 Kerne | 8 Threads | 2,60 - 3,50GHz | 6MB 45W 16GB (2x8192) SO-DIMM ...
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Wifi suddenly stopped working after Asus laptop went to sleep mode (Ubuntu 14.04) (Atheros AR9485 ath9k 168c:0032)

I have set up my brand new Asus laptop (F555L) with Ubuntu 14.04 (as the only OS installed) about two weeks ago. Wifi worked just fine right from the start. Two days ago it suddenly stopped working ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 wireless not working on Acer Aspire E 15

Can someone help? I've tried the recommended fix used for ubuntu 15.10 and the Qualcomm adapter shown in another thread. Unfortunately it is not working for my acer aspire laptop E15 and the Qualcomm ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 doesn't work with 4.2.0-23-generic on 14.04

I have a Lenovo E31-70 laptop, with Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 (rev20) wifi card. I managed to get it working using this solution. Everything worked fine until about a week ago, when I ran the auto-...
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Ubuntu on Acer E5 573G-71L9 - wireless LAN disconnects randomly

I already asked this question in the Acer Community- if someone answers there, I will share the solution. But hopefully someone here will be even faster. As mentioned in a different thread, I finally ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 does not recognize Atheros 0041 wireless card [duplicate]

I have a Lenovo with Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 Wireless Network Adapter. I setup it as dual boot Ubuntu 15.10 and Win10. The wireless card works fine on Win10, but is not recognized in Ubuntu. Here is ...
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Unable to Scan wifi Network with Reaver

I'm trying to crack the WPS code using Reaver! So far I can only get to the step where it is supposed to scan the networks... What am I missing? here is what I accomplished already: root@xlr8nsys:~/...
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Wifi issue card Atheros AR9485 - HP pavilion - Ubuntu 14 04 LTS

I just installed Ubuntu 14 04 LTS on the computer (it was W8 before). But the wifi is blocked. I get hard block: yes. some more details: network controller: Atheros AR9485 computer: HP ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 is incompatible with Lubuntu 15.10

My Acer Aspire E15's wireless adapter doesn't work with Lubuntu 15.10. I've tried solutions provided by the following links: 1) http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2300861&page=3 (third ...
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Lenovo G580 Atheros AR9485 Not Working

I am facing a BIG problem regarding Wi-Fi in Ubuntu 14.0.4. System is Lenovo G580. I have read almost 50+ threads related to this problem but none of them are working for me. Details:- Commands that ...
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I have a Sony Vaio SVT131Aiil. The wireless does not show up as an option in network manager

I have no wireless connections. We recently switched our internet service provider and I cannot see the new wireless router/modem. This is the output from the wireless info script: ======== ...
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Network manager is not detecting wifi networks

I used to get connected to the internet without any issues earlier using my router(DLINK DSL-2730U) . I tried to configure new router(TP-LINK TL-WR841N) by running following command: sudo ppoeconf ...
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No Wifi on Acer Aspire E5 573 on any Linux Platform

I dual booted my Laptop Acer Aspire E5-573 with Windows 10 and Ubuntu 15.10 and every since the first day I'm not able to use WiFi on any linux platform. I did everything I could have done still no ...
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Wireless doesn't work on Lenovo z50 (with Qualcomm Atheros) on Ubuntu 15.10

I just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on a Lenovo Z50 laptop and the wireless does not work. $ sudo lshw -C network Gave me *-network UNCLAIMED at first. Thanks to this guide I got the driver installed,...
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Wifi not coming up on 15.10 [duplicate]

I got an Acer Aspire E15 E5-573 and installed 15.10. Everything went fine until I ran into a WiFi problem. After having read multiple threads and multiple unsuccessful attempts with the onboard ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 Wireless problem

Today I've installed Ubuntu 15.10 and I can't using internet with wireless connection. In connection information is written that I'm connected, but I can't do anything. When I'm connected with cable ...
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Access to a service hosted on multiple AP with the same IP/domain

I have a pretty strange problem to solve here. I need to connect to three Access Points at the same time from a single machine with a single WiFi adapter. As you can see here I've done it with a very ...
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driver for Atheros AR5B22 wifi card

My Vizio ct14 has an Atheros AR5B22 wifi card. It was found by, and worked under the 'Try Ubuntu before loading it' on Ubuntu 14.04.3. It would not work on Ubuntu 15.1 'Try Ubuntu before loading it' ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 no wifi, Qualcomm Atheros inbuilt, and TPLINK wn823n dongle

Not a newbie, and familiar with terminal commands, but this wifi issue (or lack of!!!) has me puzzled. When I last used ubuntu 12.04 it picked up wifi off the bat, now I only see the tplink dongle ...
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acer e14 e5-474g not detecting wireless on Ubuntu 15.10

I have just installed Ubuntu 15.10 on a Acer e14 e5-474g. On older hardware, when I go into software & updates, select the additional drivers tab, it detects the hardware drivers for wireless &...
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Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30) Wi-Fi driver installation

I bought an Acer laptop and installed Ubuntu 14.04LTS but WiFi drivers are not available for it. So I am trying to install a windows driver using wifidocs/driver/ndiswrapper. On doing lspci -vvnn, it ...
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Qualcom atheros wirelless adapter not recognized in my acer v nitro laptop

Please help me out I am novice in linux. I ran the command to check whether my wireless adapter is working. Below is the result. deepu@deepu-Aspire-VN7-592G:~$ sudo lshw -C network ***-network ...
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Atheros AR9485 behaviour is broken after update to 15.10

So, I updated to 15.10 from 14.10 and now I have to deal with major WiFi shenanigans. It is not blocked. It sees all the networks clearly. I can see it in nmcli and iwconfig. So, if I try to connect ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 server wifi and Atheros AR9287

I have a server I am trying to get wifi working on...it cannot be wired due to the location it needs to be in. I bought an TP-Link TL-WN881ND for it seeing that it had the same chipset (Qualcom ...
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wifi for my Lenovo Thinkcentre

I have a wifi card Atheros ar5b95 IC: 4104A-AR5895that I put in my system, but can not seem to get it to work. I also bought a Belkin n300 high performance wi-fi usb adapter and can not ge the ...
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No wireless networks visible with Acer Aspire VN7 (Atheros QCA6174)

I finally managed to install Ubuntu 15.10 on my new Acer Aspire VN7 (thanks to Rod Smith) but it seems to be a Ubuntu-unfriendly laptop... Now I'm struggling with Wi-Fi, which doesn't want to work at ...
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Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:003e] (rev 32) QCA6174 - Problems after kernel/firmware update (4.2.0-18-generic/firmware_1.149.2)

I recently updated because of a missing wifi driver (Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:003e] - ath10k_pci) to 4.2.0-18-generic/firmware_1.149.2. The Wifi is still not working (even with the driver). ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 wireless not working on lenovo with 14.04.3

Help, I've tried the other fixes used for ubuntu 15.10 and the Qualcomm adapter but nothing is working for my lenovo ideapad 500 with the Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 wireless adapter running 14.04.3. ...
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Lenovo G580 (Qualcomm Atheros AR8162) wired connection not working after some software update in 15.10

Till Last month(17.11.2015) ethernet connection was working, then later a software update was happened thats all my wired connection stopped working. But still I am able to connect wifi. Output of ...
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Xubuntu doesn't always connect wirelessly

Sometimes when I boot up Xubuntu 15.10, I can't connect to my wireless network. Sometimes I can view other networks that are in range and sometimes I can't, but in these instances I can't connect to ...