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Wi-Fi firmware crashing in Ubuntu 16.04

I have a Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter that works fine after rebooting the computer, but if I disable and re-enable wi-fi via the GUI control at the top right corner of ...
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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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Qualcomm Atheros AR93xx Wireless Network Adapter + Ubuntu 16.04 woes

NEWS: Added update 1 Added update 2 I am trying to build a new machine using the Gigabyte GA-970 G1 Gaming motherboard, together with a TP-Link TL-WDN4800 N900 Wireless Dual Band PCI Express ...
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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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Hostapd much slower than expected

I have a server running Ubuntu 16.04 that I would like to use as a wireless access point. The server has an Atheros AR9380 wireless card. I installed hostap and configured it to work as an 802.11n AP, ...
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Wifi problem with one particular SSID

I have a Wifi problem with only one SSID. My internet works with any SSID except one. I used wireless-info script to generate reports: Connection okay Connection not okay How can I fix 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 [168c:...
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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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My WiFi connection frequently stops working (no internet, not disconnecting)

My internet connection frequently stops working (I can't open any websites, ping does not work, online games disconnect, etc.) but my WiFi is still connected. I've only installed Ubuntu a few days ago,...
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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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No WiFi Networks detected on my Alienware 17 R3 with Killer Wireless-AC 1535 card [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on my Alienware 17 R3, which comes with Killer Wireless-AC 1535 WiFi card. The WiFi hardware seems to be detected but no WiFi hotspots are being detected. I learnt ...
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Force rescan of the pci device which was wrongly detected by os

I am using ubuntu 14.04.3 , kernel version 3.13.0-67 with a Atheros Wifi Card AR93xx .Many of the times ,no wireless detected on system boot. Below is the problem I detected . The wireless card ...
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Need help with Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter

Guys I couldn't get my wifi working. I've worked for long using just lan. But, tomorrow, I urgently need working wifi. Help :)) Thing I've tried: Checked bios - wifi enabled Tried clicking fn + ...
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Yet another wifi issue in Ubuntu with Qualcomm QCA6174…“WI-FI networks device not ready”

I have probably read every single piece of advice out there for fixing this issue to no avail. To make a long story short: I installed Ubuntu 16.04 dual boot. Wireless does not work. I have tried ...
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The wi-fi card doesn't connect

Since I have installed Ubuntu 16.04, my wireless network adapter doesn't want to connect to the internet. Can anybody help me fix this? Model: Qualcomm Atheros AR928X Wireless Network Adapter
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Laptop Can't connect to home wifi [duplicate]

I have a Qualcom Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter on a Samsung laptop and running 14.04. My laptop can see the wireless network, but it keeps asking for the password and I can't connect. I ...
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Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30) WiFi not working

Using Ubuntu 16.04 LTS By using this command lspci -nn | grep Atheros I'm getting following o/p. 03:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0042] (rev 30) I'm not able to ...
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Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Card Doesn't Work After Updating

Today I bought my first laptop with Ubuntu installed. Everything was working until i decided to make the Update. I used the update manager, installed all the update, but then my wireless stop working....
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wireless connection problems lubuntu 16.04

First of all I want to mention that I am a complete noob in linux. I am running lubuntu 16.04 lts on an asus x200ca. The internet connection works perfectly as long as the cable is connected. But ...
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My wifi Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0041] (rev 20) doesn't show up and work in Ubuntu 14.04.3 on Lenovo flex 3 14

I am new on linux systems I have tried some of the relevant solutions, those I could follow up, But nothing yet.Please help me figuring this out. Wireless info START Report from: 24 Sep 2015 22:...
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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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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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No network devices available after upgrade from 14.04 to 15.10 - Sony VAIO; Qualcomm Atheros

I upgraded Sony VAIO from Ubuntu 14.04 to 15.10, somehow in between the laptop switched off (Due to battery drain), after restart I corrected the installation via dpkg...v15.10 is now running fine ...
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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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Wireless connects only at some locations : Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 adapter

I have a relatively new Acer Aspire v15 Nitro. My wireless card is a Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174. Currently, my wifi connects to networks sometimes, but only in select few locations. In most locations, ...
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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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No Wifi in Qualcom Atheros - Ubuntu 16.04 - Acer Aspire E 15

After Installing Ubuntu 16.04 in Acer laptop with Qualcom Atheros , it does not work. I tried , sudo rfkill list all 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: acer-wireless: ...
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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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Wifi is not working on an Acer-Aspire E 15 (Ubuntu 16.04, Kernel: 4.4.0-21-generic)

I can't get the WiFi working on my new Acer-Aspire E15. It's only running Ubuntu 16.04, Kernel: 4.4.0-21-generic with no dual-boot. lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Broadwell-U Host ...
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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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ath10k driver not working, hence wifi adoptor QCA6164 not recognised

no additional drivers found except processor microcode firmware for Intel CPU under additional drivers,software and updates,settings. Hence i am not able to update the ath10k driver through settings. ...
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WiFi problem with Atheros device

I have installed Kubuntu 16.04 on my new notebook, but after install the wifi was not working. So I used lspci command and it returned: 01:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros Device 0042 (rev ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 not detected by ubuntu 16.04

According to this page here this driver should work out of the box but not for 16.04. What can I do to make wireless work on 16.04? rfkill list shows empty output and ifconfig shows no wireless ...
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qualcomm atheros 168c0042-rev-30

i can't get my laptop WiFi up and running with ubuntu (Kernel 4.4.0-22-generic). I have a Qualcomm Atheros 168c:0042 pci adapter. Things I already tried: The solution from this question (...
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No (Qualcomm Atheros) Wi-Fi on Lenovo G50-45 after 16.04 install

So I've just performed a "clean" install of Ubuntu 16.04 LTS ("Xenial Xerus") on my son's Lenovo G50-45 to Ubuntu and as you can see here, I had problems in the past with Wi-Fi disappearing... ...
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Connection Problems On TP-Link N900

So, I recently got a PCI wireless internet adapter - a TP-Link N900. The model number's TL-WDN4800. Anyway, I have problems connecting to any access points, 5Ghz or 2.4. I can connect to 2.4 points, ...
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Problems with Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 in Ubuntu 16.04

I recently bought an Acer Aspire R5-471T laptop and installed Ubuntu 16.04, but can't seem to get the wireless to work. According to my Google-fu, this is because my wireless network adapter is a ...
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Atheros QCA9377 working at low speed

I recently bought an ACER E5-573-50LX with an Atheros QCA9377 onboard. thanks to some posts I was able to get the device working, using kvalo's software ( https://github.com/kvalo/ath10k-firmware/). ...
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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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TP-LINK WN722N (ath9k driver) install on Ubuntu touch 15.04 (Nexus 10- manta)

I've been through all the relevant threads on this and they are either outdated, conflicting and/or dont work. My Nexus10 sees the atheros AR9271 device on Bus 001 USB but does not create an ...
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HP 255 G3 running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I can't seem to get my Atheros wireless card to connect. I plugged in an Ethernet cable and applies my updates and checked driver updates but I can't get this laptop to connect wirelessly. What am I ...
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Lenovo Z50-75 80EC | QCA6164 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter | Not working

Currently my wireless does not seem to want to work for me, and it looks like I have an active driver listed when running lshw command; zero@zero-Lenovo-Z50-75:~$ sudo lshw -C network *-network ...
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Qualcomm Atheros qca61x4 network adapter not working

I have looked at almost every similar question and tried the suggestions and answers people have given with no luck as of yet. I was on ubuntu 15.10 but just recently upgraded to 16.04 hoping that ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 Wirelress Not Working

I have AR9565 Aetheros Wireless and for an unknown reason, after I installed the OS (with the internet cable plug in all the time) the Wireless is not working. I have to restart it without the cable ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Hp Pavilion - Qualcomm Atheros - WiFi not working

I have an Hp Pavilion Laptop with Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter. After an upgrade to RAM recently, WiFi started disconnecting randomly. After searching a bit at askubuntu, I tried ...
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Wifi keeps prompting for password

Hey my wifi keeps prompting for the WPA2 password. Is there something that I need to do with Network Manager? Linux version 3.5.0-17-generic (buildd@roseapple) (gcc version 4.7.2 (Ubuntu/Linaro 4.7....
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Install Qualcomm Atheros QCA61x4 drivers without Internet access

I am trying to install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and having problems with my wifi card. As it reads in the title, i dont have any internet access on my Laptop and cannot install any packages via api-get. I ...
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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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Network manager icon missing on ubuntu 15.10

I installed ubuntu 15.10 few days back. The wifi indicator was there in the taskbar for two days. And then the network indicator disappeared from the panel. I have tried running nm-applet in ...
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WiFi half-working on Samsung ATIV Book 5

So after dual-booting Ubuntu on my work-laptop, I noticed that while Ethernet works, Wi-Fi doesn't. I have confirmed this with the installer DVD as well. Bit of a shame, really, thought I would have ...