Chipset found in several different wireless device manufacturers

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Cannot get Atheros AR9285 to work on 12.10

I've already went through all possible advices and still cannot start my Atheros AR9285 wireless card. I have a laptop Toshiba Portege Z830 where the WiFi already worked under Windows 7. But after ...
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14.04 wifi seems to randomly work with

I have recently added a wireless card to my desktop. It is a Atheros AR9227 and occasionally works perfectly. The problem is sometimes when I boot up there seems it seems like the wireless card is not ...
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AR9285 Wireless network problem Ubuntu 13.04

I just installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my new Lenovo Ideapad using the live USB. My problem is that I cannot connect to my wireless network. My wireless adapter is recognized as Atheros Communications Inc ...
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Can't connect to 802.1x EAP network in recent Ubuntu versions

In my college there's a WiFi network using 802.1x PEAP. In Ubuntu 12.10 and older, I can sucessfully connect to it, but in Ubuntu 13.04, 13.10 and 14.04, it keeps asking for password and never ...
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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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CQ60-210tu Wifi light blinking

The wifi is working perfectly fine BUT the wifi light is constantly blinking red then blue. Red meaning that it's off and blue meaning its on. This is very annoying and I was wondering if there is a ...
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WiFi LED light Always ON never off

hello I'm using the Atheros A9485 and install ubuntu 14.04 LTS in asus eeepc 1025c press fn f2 wifi --> turns ON or OFF the LED lights always ON never off what's its solution ?
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ubuntu 12.04 LTS dell inspiron 3137 - wifi issue rectified but wifi data card not working anymore

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my new Dell Inspiron 3137. Initially when I inserted the wifi data card (its a Tata Photon Max Wifi Data card), it connected as wired connection and I could access the ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter — Ubuntu 14.04

After the upgrade of my laptop to 14.04, I have problems to enable the Wi-Fi. My Wireless card is 01:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter ...
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Unable to enable wireless on a Vostro 2520

I have a Vostro 2520 and not sure how to enable wireless on my machine. The details are given below, would appreciate any pointers to resolving this issue. lsmod returns Module Size ...
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How do I get to work my Atheros AR9485 Wireless card in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I've recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in my ASUS D550CA, and so far things have gone great. The only problem I've got is the Wi-Fi. It doesn't work. I've got an Qualcomm Atheros AR9485. I've ...
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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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How to install network drivers in Dell Inspiron 5420?

I am using Dell Inspiron 5420 (14R 3rd gen). Wireless and wired works fine in Windows 7, but I do not get any in Ubuntu 12.04. lspci gives the following data: 02:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom ...
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How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 14.04?

Hi I am new to Ubuntu and Linux. As I am developing a WiFi product, I want to capture the WiFi traffic wirelessly with Wireshark. Having some searching in the web, I know that I can do that with a USB ...
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atl1c module uses 100% cpu, kernel 3.13.0-34

I have just upgraded my 3 Mythbuntu systems to 14.04.1. On one of the systems, I have an Atheros AR8131 ethernet controller. On this system, one of the CPU cores is constantly at 100% usage ...
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Ubuntu cant connect to Wireless Cisco E1200 (Atheros AR5BWB222)

I have a problem, my Ubuntu installation keeps trying to connect to my home Wireless (Cisco E1200) it keeps trying but never connects. I test the connection with same computer but booting with ...
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Wireless networking not working after resume in Ubuntu 14.04

[Update]: The same problem exists in Kubuntu and is solved in the same manner. [Solved]: By applying the following command nmcli nm I got the following: Before suspend RUNNING STATE ...
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aod255 netbook wireless connection legitimation problem

Following problem: I tried to install ubuntu 14.04 lts on an Acer Aspire One D255 because the pre-installed windows 7 starter was running annoyingly slow. ubuntu is way faster, but now I got a new ...
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Slow Wifi on Atheros AR9271 aka TL-WN722N

When I use my wifi usb stick (TP-Link TL-WN722N) on Ubuntu 14.04 I only get very low download speeds (around 3,5 Mbit/sec). When I reboot to Windows I get the full 25 Mbit/sec that my internet ...
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“Wifi disabled by hardware switch” on desktop

I just installed elementaryOs on one of my old computers and can't get the wifi working. The network-manager (GUI) shows both installed cards (Atheros AR9227 and Ralink 802.11g) but claims that both ...
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Realtek RTL8187B stopped working

I have Ubuntu 13.10 Server running 3.11 kernel I had RTL8187B working out of the box but after installing Atheros driver (for another adapter) my RealTek stopped working, I used BackPorts to install ...
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EDCA do not prioritize the traffic correctly on atheros card

I am trying to make some tests on my Atheros card (3com, 11a/b/g Wireless card, 3CRPPAG175). I observed that for Voice and Video packets the band is divided by half. I expected that Voice will be ...
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Wireless hardware switch problem

I have a DSL connection at home so I had no reason to use wifi for a while now I realised that my wireless adaptor is switched off by hardware switch and I cant figure out how to turn it back on :( ...
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Atheros AR928X connection problem

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Acer Aspire 5740. But it seems that my wireless adapter doesn't work on it. I tried lots of things, but I couldn't make it work. Here's some information you may ...
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Wireless not reconnecting after router reboot

I have 14.04 running headless for a media server. It's running the ath9k module. When the server boots it connects and runs perfectly until I have to reboot my router. Then it won't reconnect until I ...
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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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Asus X550LD, unable to connect to wired network

I have an Asus Laptop, with an Atheros AR9565 wirelss network adapter. The wifi works fine, but I'm unable to connect to a LAN or wired network. It disconnects before I'm fully able to connect. I ...
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How do I connect to multiple wifi networks?

How can I connect to 2 WiFi networks at the same time with only 1 WiFi-adapter? I have two separate wireless networks, to which I need to connect the Ubuntu-PC simultaneously: The first with internet ...
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Which wifi cards measure Noise Level?

I used iwconfig command in my linux but it is not returning Noise level, IEEE 802.11bgn ESSID:"******" Mode:Managed Frequency:2.412 GHz Access Point: ********* Bit Rate=150 Mb/s ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA8172 Not network traffic is showed

I just buy a new Lenovo Ideapad S410p with this ethernet card: mario@mario-IdeaPad-S410p:~$ lspci -nn | grep 0200 03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Qualcomm Atheros QCA8172 Fast Ethernet ...
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Lenovo G780 no ethernet (Qualcomm Atheros AR8162) on 14.04

First of all, I want to say I have been struggling with this issue for more than a year, you may think this is a duplicate, but it's not as none of the solutions worked for me, I'll try to be as ...
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Wifi problems with qualcomm atheros AR9462 adapter

I got some problems with my WiFi adapter under Ubuntu 14.04. When I want to play games or watch videos from the web, I get frequently spikes and lags. It is annoying. So I pinged myself to see what's ...
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How do I get a TP Link TL WN722N wireless card working?

I recently built a barebones machine (shuttle SH67H3), installed Oneiric (64-bit) and everything was great (no wireless card but wired connection was fine). Now our router has changed locations and ...
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How do I get wireless working on an Asus X552VL? [duplicate]

I have a problem with my Wireless on my laptop. When i did rfkill list: 1: asus-wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 2: asus-bluetooth: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard ...
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AR9485 wireless card loses ability to connect after hibernation

This has happened twice now, the first time it happened I just reinstalled Ubuntu. The only things that I've been messing with in terms of networking, have been restarting the network-manager service ...
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after 2nd update of Ubuntu 12.04 LTS no wlan0 again

I have a Dell laptop with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (kernel 3.5.0-49-generic) with qualcomm atheros qca9565 The first time, I did update and all the connections with the internet were lost. Step by step, I ...
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Problems with Wireless since upgrade to 14.04

My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite L750, which has a Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter in it. When I was running 13.10 it all worked perfectly fine, but ever since I upgraded to 14.04 - ...
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Linksys WMP110 works on fresh installation, but won't work after reboot

I've been at this for 2 weeks now, with no consistent success. The above NIC will work on a brand new install of most distros, but after a reboot or 2 will not connect. WICD gives the bad password ...
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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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Error when updating my new Ubuntu 12.04 LTS laptop

I have just bought a dell inspiron 3537 with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS pre-installed. However, update manager cannot successfully finish the initial update. Here's part of the log at ...
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Atheros Wireless Adapter LED Doesn't Turn Off

I know this is kind of a nit-pick but I would still like it solved. My Wireless LED is always on, even if WiFi is turned off. I have confirmed that when I turn WiFi off in the OS, the transmit power ...
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“Wifi hardware switched off” on an HPG61 (Atheros 9285)

Yesterday I upgraded my Ubuntu Natty to Oneiric on my notebook HP G61 (wifi card Atheros ar9285). When I start on normal mode wifi dont work: menu under tray-icon says; "Wifi hardware switched off". ...
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Why doesn't System Monitor show activity over ethernet connections?

In the Network history graph of System Monitor, network activity over Wi-Fi shows up fine, but activity over wired ethernet doesn't show up at all. Using lspci, my ethernet adapter shows up as ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Qualcomm Atheros QCA8171 Gigabit Ethernet Driver install

There are quite a few of these threads which I have looked through the past few hours, however, not one have I been able to adapt to work for my particular card. My Motherboard blew so this is a new ...
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Ethernet Adapter AR8161 not connecting 13.04 [closed]

I've scoured the internet looking for a solution for my problem but have be unsuccessful. I have looked at and tried just about every possible solution on the internet. A majority of my find have been ...
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External atheros card (wireless) is not recognized on 14.04

So I always used an external wifi adapter with my laptop because the intel chipset inside is a little bit unstable. Unfortunately, I upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 + Gnome and it seems that my ubuntu now ...
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Asus WiFi LED not working

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 on an Asus N76VB and my WiFi is working, but my WiFi LED is not (it's always off). It does work in Windows, so it's not a hardware problem. The LED is visible in ...
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Cannot change soft block setting to “no” for AR9287 Wireless Network

My wireless works, but I have to right click the network manager applet and enable wireless on every boot which is annoying. This is the output of rfkill normally: x@Triela:~$ rfkill list 0: ...
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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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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 ...