Questions related to wireless cards/devices made by Intel.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
1answer
3k views

Lenovo IdeaPad z570 wireless adapter isn't working properly in Ubuntu 12.04

So, the anamnesis: Machine: Lenovo IdeaPad z570 WiFi-adapter: Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1000 OS: Ubuntu 12.04 $ uname -a $ Linux username-Ideapad-Z570 3.2.0-32-generic #51-Ubuntu SMP Wed Sep 26 ...
1
vote
0answers
685 views

Wireless issues Novatech 1411 / Ubuntu 12.10/Kernel 3.5.0-17/Intel Wireless-N 2230

Relative Linux newb, some past usage but by no means an expert. Got a new ultrabook and ditched Windows completely. Am having problems with signal strength over distance with the wireless ...
1
vote
0answers
104 views

Can't switch wireless button on and off with an Intel 2200BG wireless adapter?

It seems as if the drivers of the intel 2200BG wireless adapter are not installed. Reason for thinking so, I can't switch the wireless button on and off in the 'new' ubuntu (10-10-2012, latest ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

Wireless connection keeps losing connection

I'm having this annoying problem with my Ubuntu 12.04.1, upgraded from 10.04. The thing is that my wireless connection keeps going out of connection every 15-20 minutes, and sometimes I have to reboot ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Ubuntu 10.04 on Dell XPS 1702x: wlan0 No such device

I am using a Dell XPS L702x and I am using Ubuntu 10.04 because I need to use f77 (don't ask) and I wasn't able to get it working on later versions of ubuntu. I cannot use the wifi at all. I have ...
1
vote
1answer
925 views

Intel® WiFi Link 5100 - no wireless networks found - Ubuntu 12.04

I have a random computer called a Seneca Data Carbon 14. Made by a small NY company. I loaded 12.04 LTS on it and I can't get wireless. Ehternet works fine. The adapter is the Intel® WiFi Link 5100. ...
0
votes
1answer
135 views

Wireless link is blinking continuously even when I am using wired connection

My laptop wireless is blinking continuously even when I am using wired connection. I disabled the wireless but it's not working. IBM t42 1 GB RAM 1.7 GHz Intel processor Inter Pro wireless card
1
vote
2answers
5k views

Unable to connect to WiFi network after updates

I'm running 12.04, and had no problems with WiFi until I installed updates last night (there were quite a few, and I'm not sure how to see what was installed). It might be unrelated, but it's the only ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Why is my wireless significantly slower on Ubuntu 12.04, as compared to windows 7? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix slow Wi-Fi on Thinkpads or other machines with Intel wireless cards? How do I fix slow wireless on Intel wireless cards? I'm dual booting 12.04, and Win7. ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

Cannot access wireless on my ACER Gateway NE56R laptop. However wired connection works perfectly fine

I am new to linux world. I am using Ubuntu 10.4 I am using GATEWAY ACER NE56R laptop. And i cannot connect my laptop to internet wirelessly. Couldn't find any trail for a wireless connection either. ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

Can connect to WiFi but cannot go on the Internet (Ubuntu 12.04)

I recently got myself a new HP Pavilion dm4-2102eo with a built-in Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1030 WiFi adapter. After messing a bit around with the partitions on the hard drive, I finally got to ...
0
votes
1answer
303 views

System network broken, due to wrong installed driver

In my search for fixing the issue I posted here, How to set wifi driver settings to prefer 5 GHz channel above 2.4 GHz, I thought that it might be a good idea to update the drivers. I have a "Intel ...
1
vote
1answer
578 views

Ubuntu 12.04, Intel Centrino 1030 Wireless-N 1030 not able to connect to wireless

I saw several similar threads, but none really does it... I have 12.04 precise x64 installed and things worked great for some 10 days. Then it all stopped - I wasn't able to connect any more. Even ...
2
votes
1answer
320 views

How can I troubleshoot problems with an Intel wireless card?

How can I troubleshoot the issue? Problems range through: Poor connection speeds Dropped connections Failure to connect Seemingly random disconnects Poor range Card is stuck in hardware ...
3
votes
0answers
665 views

Sony VAIO wireless card not connecting intel 4965AGN

I'm running a Sony VAIO VGN-CR410E, and recently moved it to Ubuntu from Windows 7. Both my home and work networks (which I maintain) run WPA/WPA2-PSK authentication for security. My wireless network ...
46
votes
4answers
88k views

How to setup a wi-fi hotspot (access point mode)?

How to setup a wi-fi hotspot (access point mode)? Point to be noted: Wireless hotspot aren't same as ad hoc networks. Significant difference is there. In short, adhoc networks aren't supported ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

12.04 Wi-Fi not working correctly with Intel Pro/Wireless 3945ABG

This is a very strange problem. The only time the Wi-Fi works is when I have the wired connection connected. I have a Dell 6400/e1505 with the Broadcom BCM 4401-B0 internal NIC, and the Intel ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Machine with Intel 2200BG wireless stops connecting to wireless network

Yesterday I just turned on my Ubuntu machine and I decided to try Xubuntu. I installed it and everything worked fine. After a few hours I saw that the machine loses Wireless signal every 5-10 seconds ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

How to get Intel® Centrino® Wireless-n 2230 to work on 11.10?

I recently got an Alienware M17x with the default wireless card which is an Intel® Centrino® Wireless-n 2230. I have tried the suggested actions by other earlier card versions with no success. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

That pesky Intel Centrino wireless N + WiMAX 6150 wireless card

I'm new to Linux and just got Ubuntu 12.04 up and running on my ASUS laptop last night. Aside from the wireless everything seems to be working. The card is able to recognize networks but cannot make ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

wireless wol with laptop

How can I make a wireless wol with Intel PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN from a hp laptop ?
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How do I make the LED stop blinking during network activity with an Intel PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN?

I have a hp laptop. It has a network switch that allows to disable wireless networking. It is blue when working, orange when not working. At least, that's what it was with 10.04. Now it is blue when ...
0
votes
1answer
350 views

Wireless firmware on late 2011 macbook pro. Can't connect to wireless

I dual booted ubuntu with my macbookpro. When I installed the os it worked fine and the only problem is that i can't connect to wireless. It works fine if i hard wire it but i can't get the right ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

WiFi connected to router, but no internet connection

I just got a new notebook, a ThinkPad Edge E530, and installed Ubuntu on it. I'm pretty new to Ubuntu. On the same laptop, running Windows 7, the Wi-Fi connection works fine. Ethernet connection works ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

WiFi stops working after a while in Lenovo ThinkPad W520 (Ubuntu 12.04)

After several minutes(I do not know how many) there is no internet connection on my laptop via Wi-Fi.Ubuntu doesn't show any kind of message that my WiFi was disconnected neither there is a signal ...
0
votes
1answer
300 views

Ubuntu 11.10 to 12.04 results in loss of N network capability - how to restore?

On Ubuntu 11.10, I had zero issues with N network detection and speed. I cannot remember whether the old driver was iwlagn or iwlwifi. This was with Ubuntu repository Linux kernel 3.0.0-22. Upon ...
4
votes
1answer
520 views

Centrino Wireless-N 1000 takes forever to connect and keeps asking for password

A few days ago I started having this problem. When I tried to connect to any WiFi Connection it would stay connecting forever, and after a minute or so it would ask me for the password again. The ...
1
vote
1answer
198 views

Dell inspiron 15 - Hardware key being a pain

I enjoy the fact that instead of a switch on the side, Dell put a key down, but one problem... It stopped working. I don't think this was caused by an update or anything; I accidentally pressed the ...
1
vote
3answers
645 views

Can't find Intel Wireless-N 1000 after waking from sleep

I've tried a lot of proposed solutions, most of them adding files to /etc/pm/config.d, as well as WiFi stops working after waking from suspend with a Broadcom 43225 and nothing has worked. hardware ...
3
votes
0answers
605 views

Wifi will not connect with an Intel Wifi Link 1000

I have an HP dv7t-6100CTO laptop. I have linux ubuntu 12.04 lts dual booted. The specs of my laptop are: - i7-2620m dual core (2.7 ghz) processor - intel wifi link 1000 bgn wireless card I am having ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to increase wifi sensitivity?

Since I installed Ubuntu 12.04 (fresh, not upgrade), my wifi is much weaker than before and much weaker than under Windows XP. There is a noticeable difference in required sensitivity: It doesn't ...
7
votes
2answers
2k views

Unable to use WPA security when using laptop as hotspot with an Intel 3945ABG

When I use my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04 as hotspot, I am only allowed to use WEP security instead of WPA. I dual boot Ubuntu with Windows on this laptop and when I use Windows to create the ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Wireless greyed out with an Intel 3945ABG

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP laptop and cannot enable my wireless card. I have checked the BIOS and it is enabled there. I have checked the drivers and I think I have the correct one. The ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Why does my wireless connection on a Thinkpad T400 drop approximately every two minutes?

I have a fresh install of ubuntu 12.04 on my Thinkpad T400. Everything works fine except wireless connection. The problem with wireless connection is that my internet stops working ever 2-3mins ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Intel 4965AG card doesn't connect to wireless networks

I've been trying for days to connect to different wireless networks (at the Campus, at work) but it never works. Or sometimes it works, but then drops after some minutes and never comes back. It ...
1
vote
0answers
2k views

Wireless on an Acer Aspire 1810T with an Intel 5100AGN works for less than a day, then stops working until reboot [closed]

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 on an Acer Aspire 1810t with an Intel 5100 AGN wifi card that has performed flawlessly on Ubuntu 10.04. I assumed the stellar wireless support would continue with 12.04 but ...
2
votes
5answers
5k views

Slow wireless with an Intel 4965

I just installed 12.04LTS and the wifi became extremely slow. When I booted back to windows the wifi became normal again. This happened the first time when I upgraded 10.10 to 11.04, so I stopped ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

Wireless not working on Dell XPS 17 after installing 12.04

I (linux newbie) have a Dell XPS 17 and tried to install Ubuntu 12.04. After installation all WLAN accesspoints near are detected. But I can not connect (but I am able to connect with other computers ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Intel Corporation Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 not working with 12.04

Here is the information I was able to gather, if you need more just ask : uname -r 3.2.0-24-generic lspci Intel Corporation Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 (revision 35) cat /etc/network/intefaces ...
7
votes
0answers
16k views

How do I fix slow wireless on Intel wireless cards? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix slow Wi-Fi on Thinkpads or other machines with Intel wireless cards? After hours of searching the Internet for a solution for extremely slow WiFi connection ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Lower level of wireless signal on an Intel Centrino Wireless-N + Wimax 6150

I am sitting next to my router and I don't see full wireless signal since I upgraded from ubuntu 11.04 64bit to ubuntu 12.04 and I noticed more battery usage in my laptop , since I upgraded . (that ...
1
vote
1answer
824 views

Wireless doesn't work reliably on an Acer Aspire 8930 with an Intel wifi link 5100

2 days ago I've upgraded my ubuntu to 12.04. It's running dual boot with windows 7 on an acer aspire 8930 which has a intel wifi link 5100. I now have wifi problems where it constantly switches on ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

Wireless dropping with an Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1030

a friend of mine has the same problem like many other users with Ubuntu Precise. With Ubuntu 12.04 wireless is dropping sometimes. He has to reconnect to the wifi SSID. This is the relevant output of ...
3
votes
3answers
5k views

Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG drops wireless and forgets wireless pass key every 10 seconds

Long time ubuntu user here. I usually use www.ubuntuforums.org but i thought I would something here. Anyway i recently upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04 with my Lenovo x61s laptop. Immediately after ...
0
votes
2answers
348 views

I need to know how to get my wireless to work

I have a Acer Aspire 1800 series. Switched from Windows 7 to Ubuntu 12.04.New to Linux; need help, please.
3
votes
0answers
1k views

Wireless connection slow on a Dell Studio with an Intel Centrino N 1000 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless with WEP extremely slow on an Acer Timeline 4810T with a Centrino Wireless-N 1000 I have a Dell Studio, and just installed via CD the 12.04 LTS version. The ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

No wireless connection on an Acer Aspire 5935G with an intel 5100 AGN [closed]

I have a Acer Aspire 5935G with Intel 5100 AGN wireless card which used to work properly under Ubuntu 11.10. While using the live cd of Ubuntu 12.04 and also now that I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed ...
1
vote
6answers
7k views

Wireless connection with a Centrino Wireless-N 1000 won't last longer than 20 seconds

My laptop is a Lenovo Sl510. It will ask me for my network key and after inputting it, it will drop after about 20 seconds, and ask for the key again, and continuously do this. I never had any ...
2
votes
4answers
1k views

Network manager keeps asking for login information with a Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 wireless card

I am having problems with wireless connections when I start my computer back up from standby after a while of it being in standby, and sometimes regular power up from full off as well though less ...
0
votes
1answer
482 views

Where can I get wimax-tools?

linuxwimax.org has been down for ages, is there anyway I can get the wimax daemon and wimax-tools so I can use my intel 6250?