Chipset found in several different wireless device manufacturers

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Ubuntu 12.10 boot hangs at purple screen when integrated NIC (ethernet card) is enabled in BIOS

Here's my weird problem, with a UEFI Ubuntu 12.10 64 bits installation on an Inspiron 14z ultrabook with an integrated Atheros AR8162 ethernet card (NIC). If the AR8162 card is enabled in BIOS, ...
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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 ...
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Wireless unstable with an Atheros AR9285

I have a Asus eee PC 1001PX running ubuntu 12.04. Everything works well but the wifi is unstable. When I boot the wifi works fine, but after about 5-10 min it gets slow, disconnects etc and the ...
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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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Atheros ar9285 can't connect to specific AP

My laptop (asus UL80J) has Atheros AR9285. the ubuntu is 12.10 -64 bit the problem is my wirless adopter work good with all AP that I have except one I tried: dmesg |grep wlan And it gave me ...
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Atheros AR5BWB222 Wireless Intermittent Connectivity

So I recently installed Ubuntu on my Acer Aspire V3-551 laptop. I have an Atheros AR5BWB222 wireless adapter. Everything works fine except for the wireless. I can sometimes connect to the wireless, ...
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No internet connection with an Atheros AR8121/AR8113/AR8114 adapter

I have Ubuntu on my netbook. It wont connect to the internet, I did a system check and I have a Attansic Technology corp. Atheros AR8121/AR8113/AR 8114 PCI-E, ethernet controller (revb0). I'm not ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How do I turn on my wireless?

I am brand new to Linux systems (Day 2) With no prior knowledge (PHD in Physics, not Linux) I had my wireless up and running via NDISWRAPPER, but when Ubuntu updated, and I restarted my computer (as ...
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“no Adapters found” for Bluetooth in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS but the Blueetooth assistant is showing: no adapters found on clicking any functionality such as "set up new device". I have unblocked Bluetooth using rkfill command. ...
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300 mbps on Atheros Chip

I cannot get speed higher than 150mbps. My card seems to support HT40 and my asus router have it enabled. What can I do to enable 300mbps? iphy phy0 Band 1: Capabilities: 0x11ce ...
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How to solve wireless issue in 12.10 in LG N460-P.BG55P1

I've just removed the freaking Windows 8 from my LG N460-P.G55P1 (which came with it) and installed Ubuntu 12.10 32bits... You see, The thing is that i discovered later that my laptop came with a ...
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No wireless networks

I recently installed ubuntu side by side with windows 7. Everything works fine except for the fact I can't get it to pick up wireless networks around me, have tried multiple things. There are no hard ...
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No wireless detected for atheros AR8162

I have a Dell Inspiron 14R 5420 and after installing Ubuntu 12.10 the Atheros AR8162 wireless can't be detected. I'm very new to ubuntu.
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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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Need to restart to detect wireless again, (Xubuntu 11.10 AMD 32 bit)

My wireless connection tends to break from time to time. When that happens, there are no wireless networks displayed in Network Manager. WICD can't detect any either. The only thing I can do is to ...
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WiFi not working on all networks?

I have an ASUS ul30vt laptop with Ubuntu (and Windows). At home i have not problems connecting to our wireless network, but on my school after the holidays they have changed the network and when i try ...
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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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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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...