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Internet slow on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP i7 Laptop. It is dual-boot setup along with Windows 8. Ubuntu ----installed on--> SSD 32Gb Windows 8 ----installed on--> HDD Problem: Internet works much ...
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Wireless card disappeared in Ubuntu 14.04 (Ralink RT2860)

I have an old Advent Milano netbook that has been running a light version of Win 7. I decided it was time to give Ubuntu a try and installed it on a partition, and it worked perfectly. It is now a ...
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USB ports don't work during installation.

I am a new user and I have Windows 7. I tried to install Ubuntu 14.10, I have done it before with success, but my keyboard, mouse and wifi antenna weren't working. They are all connected in USB ports. ...
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Setup problems ubuntu 14.04 wifi on macbookpro 13.3 w/ retina (dual boot) [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and Linux in general and I'm not sure how to go about setting up my wifi. It doesn't detect any networks. I'm using a late-2013 13.3" macbookpro with retina display, so it doesn't ...
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Dual boot Windows 7 & Ubuntu 13.10 wifi problems

My dual boot W7 & Ubuntu 13.10 system with ASUS PCE-N15 wireless card (on channel 1) will connect to Verizon Mifi 2200 while in W7 but not in Ubuntu. Software requests password but after entering ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 problems

I come in peace :) After paying a visit to couple windows alternatives here on Linux, like Debian, Mint and Fedora I realized that I prefer Ubuntu more, even with a Debian 7 being more stable, it ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS using RTL8188e Wireless Connection is Flaky

I just did a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS dual boot on Toshiba S55-a5358 laptop with Windows 8 pre-installed. I had problems with dual boot so had to use boot-repair. Also had problems with getting the wireless ...
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162 views

Dual boot with Windows 7 and Ubuntu, wireless network driver not working in Windows

I have a Clevo W230st with two mSata SSDs. Windows 7 is installed on one and Ubuntu on the other. After installing Ubuntu and with everything working perfect on the Ubuntu side of things. When I boot ...
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Dual boot - wireless disabled

I'm in a ubuntu/win 7 dual boot. When I go on windows, the next time I try to go on ubuntu it will say my wireless is disabled by hardware Using the fn key doesn't do anything, I have to reset the ...
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136 views

I would like to make my new HP Envy 700-230qe Desktop a dual boot platform

I am currently running Windows 8.1 -- 12GB memory -- 2TB Sata hard drive -- RJ-45 Ethernet connection -- and a Premium Wireless-N LAN card & Bluetooth Does anyone have any information as to how I ...
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63 views

Why is the second linux system I install unable to access the Internet?

I am attempting to run Zorin OS 7 alongside Ubuntu on my laptop, but whichever OS I install second, does not have internet access (will not work with ethernet or wifi). So I was wondering if this was ...
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Can't find/map a network Drive to Ubuntu 13.04

I've attached a hard drive to my wireless router and I'm trying to give all the household computers access to it. So far I have mapped the drive to a Windows 8 laptop and to the windows 7 half of my ...
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Getting wifi to work on surface pro 2

I followed the instructions in Brandon Clark's answer to a question about dual booting Ubuntu and windows 8 on a surface pro. I got Ubuntu installed fine but ran into a snag getting the wifi to work. ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Wifi Internet Access only after Windows boot or ethernet connection

I have a dual boot Ubuntu 13.10 installation on a Windows 8.1 machine. After I log into Windows and then into Ubuntu internet access works on wifi. If I restart and log straight into Ubuntu wifi ...
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After dual boot Ubuntu 12.04.3 on SSD touch screen enabled Win8, cannot boot into Win8 anymore

Requirement: Install Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS alongside Win8 (hardware is i5 processor with SSD memory with touch screen - sony vaio ultrabook) Solved: Got Ubuntu 12.04.3 installed successfully. Shared ...
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156 views

Can't detect WIFI

I'm relatively new to Ubuntu and just dual booted 12.04 LTS with Windows 8.1 I can connect to WIFI with Windows; however, it doesn't allow me to with Ubuntu. It doesn't detect any wireless networks ...
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665 views

Unable to connect my mts mblaze netsetter to internet sometimes

I'm using dual boot system with windows 8 and ubuntu. I installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS I have mts mblaze dongle. I have set up the mts connection profile under the mobile broadband. My problem is that ...
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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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not able to connect to wifi dual boot system

i am using dual booting system. Wifi in my windows 8 operating system is working perfectly but in Ubuntu suddenly it stopped working What problem can be there ? please suggest me
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Wifi home network authentication problem only with Ubuntu on laptop

I have a laptop that's currently configured as a dual-boot. The problem: I cannot connect to the Internet in the home wireless network through Ubuntu in the apartment where I currently live. The ...
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2answers
167 views

Fix for “Wireless disabled by hardware key” in dual boot system win8.1/Ubuntu 13.04

I have a dual boot system with windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 13.04 I upgraded from windows 7 and since then I have been unable to browse via wireless on Ubuntu I have tried all the tips I can find but none ...
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What files do I need for my wireless card?

I have a linksys wmp54g wireless pci card in my computer. I have internet access in windows so I can easily download any files I need to get it to work, but the card doesn't work without additional ...
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553 views

Problem detecting Wifi on Asus A74A with Ubuntu 13.04

I have successfully installed Ubuntu 13.04 as double boot with Windows 8 into my new Asus X74A. Everything works fine, expect the Wifi! although it recognizes the ESSID (see below), it does not switch ...
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Will AWLL6077v2 Wireless N 300 USB Adapter

Will AWLL6077v2 Wireless N 300 USB Adapter work with ubuntu running in dual-boot on a Macbook pro OSX 10.8? The embedded chipset in AWLL6077v2 is Realtek RTL8192SU I can get support driver for Unix ...
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Gigabyte z68ap-d3 and ubuntu [closed]

Basically, I've been trying to install ubuntu to dual boot alongside windows 7. However, I've had strange outcomes. I first tried to install ubuntu 13.04. After problems with it, I tried ubuntu ...
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1answer
178 views

Wireless is slow on Ubuntu, fine on Windows dual boot?

I know there's been a lot of questions about this, but most seem to have been while using Wubi, or were router and or chipset specific. For me, internet on my ubuntu partition is slow to start, ...
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Laptop connecting to wifi, but not internet. Only on home wifi, school wifi works fine

Just recently installed ubuntu on my vaio VPCS11X9E. The wifi works fine on windows, and wired works fine on both. The wireless also works perfectly with my school's wifi, but when connecting to my ...
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1answer
254 views

Ubuntu 12.10 Macbook Pro Install Problems

I have a Macbook Pro (probably the newest one, but NOT the retina one) here. I want to dual-boot Ubuntu 12.10 on it, but I've been have many troubles. YouTube has offered me no help; same with Google. ...
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Wireless networking features not working on 12.10 dual booting with Windows 8

Before I begin, I should probably say that I'm fairly new to Ubuntu, so please forgive me if I miss something obvious. I recently figured out how to dual boot Ubuntu 12.10 with Windows 8 on a Lenovo ...
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Windows Wireless Drivers - Install

I have nearly ended my journey of making a dual-boot windows xp and ubuntu computer. Along with version 12.04, came the problem with my NetGear WNDA3100v2 wireless adapter. It wasn't compatible. My ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 wireless does not detect networks

I installed Ubuntu on a partition of my MacBook Pro. Wireless connections work fine when I switch to OSX, but the wireless networks are not even detected when I boot Ubuntu. I installed Wicd as a new ...
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Wireless network says no firmware and so I can't connect to the Internet

I am running 12.04 LTS alongside Windows 7. When I boot into Ubuntu, it says that there is no firmware for a wireless network, and it shows "no wireless network" and I can't connect to the Internet. ...
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239 views

How to fix an aborted 12.04 upgrade?

I was upgrading to 12.04 when my computer froze up then crashed. It was about two thirds of the way done installing when the crash occurred, and the wireless network wont work and the track pad on my ...
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Error message “E: unable to locate package firmware-b43-installer” [duplicate]

I am using an Acer Aspire 5002WLMi laptop and set up a dual boot with Windows XP and Ubuntu 12.04. Wi-Fi is working well in Windows XP, but when I start Ubuntu I will get the below error. [ ...
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Wifi signal weak while on an HP Pavilion G6

I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS along with the standard Windows 7 on my new HP pavillion g6 (AMD). They both work fine but when I am running Ubuntu, the wifi signal strength shows low ...
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417 views

wireless keyboard +installation

I have a running Win7 "system" with wireless keyboard and mouse. They are not running till windows is ready to start (login screen). If I install Ubuntu (or any other system) I will not be able to ...
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958 views

Acer Aspire Z5610 Touchscreen All-in-One Dual Boot

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 on Wubi in a Windows 7 environment. After successful installation and reboot, I am presented with the dual-boot prompt as expected. However, my keyboard/mouse are ...
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0answers
245 views

Screen freezes after login when using a Broadcom BCM4311 [closed]

After using airmon-ng and disabling eth0 and wlan0, and restarting my computer in dual boot mode under Ubuntu 11.04 my computer froze right after logging into Ubuntu. I tried re-enabling eth0 and ...
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1answer
410 views

Macbook 2,1 - Everything works except wireless! [closed]

So I've been running Ubuntu through a VM for a while, and finally decided to run it natively through BootCamp, so I installed it, and the installation went fine. As far as I can tell, everything ...