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Wifi constantly dropping at Univeristy

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad T440s with the Intel 7620 AC card. I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 and while I'm at school my Wifi drops constantly. I don't experience this issue when I'm in Windows. I was ...
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how to get optimal performance from Centrino Advanced-N 6205 wifi card

I've just had my home internet upgraded to 50Mb/s down, but I can only get about 25 Mb/s down on my laptop over wifi. My phone gets about 45 Mb/s down over the same wifi and I get the full 50 Mb/s ...
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Intel wireless 7260 driver crashes, how do I work around it?

I'm having problems with the Wifi on my Xubuntu 13.10 and my new Lenovo X240 laptop. Sometimes the driver crashes. lspci|grep -i wi 03:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Wireless 7260 (rev ...
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Wifi not connecting (ASUS N76VZ + Intel centrino 2230 + Ubuntu 13.04)

i have recently installed ubuntu 13.04 alongside windows 8.1. The wifi is detecting the other wifi devices but when i try to connect, it goes on and on and then it doesn' connect. I have tried the ...
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Slow wireless on Linux Ubuntu 12.04.3 (lenovo y510p)

I have a Lenovo Ideapad y510p (Intel Centrino 2230 and kernel 3.8.0-34-generic), running Ubuntu 12.04.3 and I'm getting consistently lower wireless internet speeds when compared with my old ...
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What is causing my Intel 7260 bluetooth device to disconnect when I unblock it with rfkill?

SOLUTION: The problem appears to be that the Bluetooth module does not work well with xHCI in Linux. There is a BIOS setting labeled "XHCI PRE-BOOT MODE", which must be set to "Disabled". If it is ...
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Xubuntu Internet Connection Drops

My problem is a little weird. My internet drops when I download too much data. For example when I download large files. If I just brows it will take a couple of hours to drop. When connection drops ...
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WiFi connects to network, but cannot connect to internet

I am unable to connect to the internet with Ubuntu 12.04.3. The Windows 8.1 partition however can access my WiFi perfectly. From what I've managed to gather my adapter is not being assigned an IPv4 ...
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very slow wifi after upgrading from 13.04 to 13.10 [closed]

I upgraded yesterday from ubuntu 13.04 to ubuntu 13.10 and now my wifi connection is incredibly slow. ping google.com takes upto 270 ms with 46% packet loss edit: It appears that this issue is ...
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Intel Centrino 7260 after kernel update

After every kernel update, will I need to redo everything from the answer here? The reason I ask is because last night the kernel update but the wifi no longer works unless I load the previous ...
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Slow wifi after with Centrino Wireless-N 1030 [Rainbow Peak]

After upgrading from kubuntu 13.04 to 13.10 suddenly my wifi connection is very slow. Ping times are varying from 200 up to 1500 ms to www.google.nl. When I connect my ethernet cable they drop to ...
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Samsung Series 9 NP900X3A NO WIFI INTERNET

The connection is established but there is no internet connection at all. My NIC is a Intel ultimate-n 6300. Sometimes it connects but very slow! I'm not really sure what commands i have read will ...
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No wlan0 interface after uninstall Ubuntu 13.04

I am using Lenovo ThinkPad Edge 14 0578 Well. I made a very stupid mistake such that many important packages are deleted (Cause cannot connect to network , weather wire or wireless). Therefore , I ...
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Advanced-N 6205 with x230 not visible

I recently upgraded my Lenovo x230 with an advanced-N 6205 wireless card from ebay (I just swapped them over). As I understand it, this should just work out of the box on 13.04, but unfortunately I ...
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Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1000 Again ! Ubuntu 13.04 x64

First I have to say that I tried everything written about this concept. The problem is that it stops working randomly in 3 main forms : 1 - sometimes it disconnect from wireless network and reconnect ...
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Wifi has trouble connecting/constantly disconnects in ubuntu

I am trying to connect to my uni's public wifi in ubuntu. After an initial attempt that is usually successful, the connection drops after a few minutes (sometimes < 1). After that future attempts ...
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Fixed wireless then bluetooth stopped working

I've tried doing a recovery, deleted unnecessary packages. I'm a bit baffled because after updating the kernel to include the new Intel 7260 driver (to get the wifi working) Bluetooth worked a few ...
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Using Intel Wireless Display (WiDi) in Ubuntu

My Thinkpad X1 Carbon apparently supports Intel WiDi. I believe this should, in theory, allow me to share my screen with my Sony Bravia TV which supports Miracast. Is it possible to make use of ...
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i installed ubuntu 12.4 version both wifi and lan are not working

May laptop is Lenovo g580 which is now dual booting Windows 7 & Ubuntu. In Ubuntu, the WiFi symbol is present at the top but there's no list of active WiFi networks. I tried LAN but its also not ...
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No wireless for Intel Corporation 7260 version 63

I have a Dell XPS 12 running Ubuntu 13.10 and it doesn't appear to find it's wireless. I have tried the suggestions here but they made no difference peter@xps:/lib/firmware$ ls -l ...
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Intel PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN card - no GUI wireless configuration available

Machine is a Lenovo T400 with Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Wireless card installed is an Intel PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN mini-PCIe adapter. I can manage the wireless card manually via iwconfig, but the graphical ...
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Ubuntu 12.10: No WiFi After Update on Dell XPS L502x w/ Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1030

It had been months since I had booted my Ubuntu partition so I fired it up yesterday evening and immediately ran a "sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade". The update apparently finished ...
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Failed to set interface wlan0 into AP mode: Intel centrino N1000 Wireless

I am a new Ubuntu user and have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Acer Aspire One D255 netbook with an Intel Centrino N1000 Wireless Card. All I want is to set my netbook as wifi hotspot for my android ...
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I can't connect Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 2230 (rev c4) Touch Smart hp envy i7

I can't connect Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 2230 (rev c4) in a Touch Smart hp envy i7Core when i put this rfkill list in the terminal say hp-wifi: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no ...
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Downgrading iwlwifi

I asked this question, but I'm becoming more and more certain that my problem stems from a faulty iwlwifi firmware version. Rather than muddy the water there, I'd like to ask if it's possible to ...
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Wifi Problems with Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 on Ubuntu 12.04

So I have searched high and low and nothing seems to work. I bought this Lenovo p500 IdeaPad, got rid of Windows8 and threw Ubuntu 12.04 on here. My Centrino Wireless-N 2230 card seems to be giving ...
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Can't connect using PRO/Wireless 3945 ABG card with 12.04LTS

I can't connect to Wi-Fi in Ubuntu 12.04 with an Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG card. What can I do? Every time I try to connect to a wireless router it keeps asking for a password and even though I ...
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Which iwlwifi firmware for Intel WiFi Link 5100?

After upgrading to 13.04 the wifi usually fails to find a network and after a while the network manager crashes. After some digging it looks like the iwlwifi firmware version for my PC Intel WiFi Link ...
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Wifi slows to crawl Intel Centrino wireless -N 1000

I've been experiencing sever bandwidth issues with my laptop and was hoping someone could help me resolve them. Speedtest.net typically reports my dl rate is ~ 18 Mb, upload ~ 2.5 Mb and ping ~ 20ms, ...
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Lenovo T431s and and wireless don't play nicely

I just unboxed a lenovo T431s and installed ubuntu 12.04.2. Everything went smoothly, but the wireless never came up. I'm pulling a a dhcp properly with NM on my wired connection, but ifconfig ...
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Wireless n-networks in Ubuntu 13.04 and WICD

I just installed Ubuntu 13.04 on my Lenovo E530 laptop, and found myself having trouble connecting to the company's wireless network which uses the n-standard. I have no trouble connecting to ...
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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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Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230 wifi gets disconnected after some time

i'm using a dell laptop the wifi turns off automatically after some time and only if i restart the machine it work this happens very often I have already tried the MTU method it is in automatic ...
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How fix hostapd invalid/unknown driver 'nl80211' error?

I have Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1000 I installed hostapd from Ubuntu Software Center When I run this command hostapd hostapd-minimal.conf I got this: root@tarek-PC:~# hostapd hostapd-minimal.conf ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 will not connect to school wifi?

I am new to ubuntu. My wireless card is a Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250 (rev 57). It will connect fine at my house, but not at school and some other places. The networks which ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 wlan not running (Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6235 (rev 24))

I just installed 12.04.2, and got the latest updates. Network with cable ethernet ist running fine, but wlan never did so. 03:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6235 (rev ...
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Can't modify Intel wireless settings due to “FATAL: Module iwlagn not found.” error

I upgraded my machine to 13.04 this morning, and now it won't connect to my Wifi. Here's the history: I installed Ubuntu on my Windows machine using Wubi back in Version 11.10. The Wifi didn't work ...
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Unable to connect to Wireless after installing Ubuntu 12.10

I am using Asus U56E laptop and after installing Ubuntu 12.10 alongside Windows 8, I am unable to connect to the Wireless. I have been trying to solve this problem since two weeks and couldn't solve ...
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Wireless with Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6235

I installed Ubuntu 12.10 on a Samsung Series 5 530U3C-A0J and while Ethernet works, I am having trouble with wireless LAN. It manages to establish a connection to my router without any problems, but ...
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Intel Centrino Wireless-N 2230. Lenovo Thinkpad T430u. Wifi not Working. Network-manager-applet not visible in system tray

my specs sudo lshw -C network *-network DEAKTIVIERT Beschreibung: Kabellose Verbindung Produkt: Centrino Wireless-N 2230 Hersteller: Intel Corporation Physische ID: ...
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Can't install Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6205 in my Lenovo X121e

I have been having troubles with my X121e wireless as described in this post. The connection is very weak, so I figured I'd invest in a wireless card Centrino Advanced-N 6205. When I plug in the ...
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kUbuntu 12.10 - Wireless problems with Centrino N-100

I installed kUbuntu 12.10 on my DELL XPS L501X laptop. I cant figure out how to enable my wireless connection. I have Windows 7 and the wireless is functional. Can anyone help me ? Here is a list of ...
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No longer able to use WiFi, adapter Intel WiFi Link 5100, Ubuntu 12.04

Computer: Acer Aspire 7730. Only Ubuntu installed. Hi, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 yesterday and WiFi worked out of the box. But now the WiFi does not work anymore. It was after I did a sudo apt-get ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 doesn’t recognize Wi-Fi but it’s been connected during installation

While installing Ubuntu I connected it to my WI-fi network. But as installation finished I couldn't connect to that same network again because Ubuntu doesn't see it. It does still see other networks ...
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password doesn't work for wireless in ubuntu 12.10

I have installed 64-bit Ubuntu 12.10. I have Intel cupertino-N 6150 wireless adapter. At university, where I have no password, I am able to connect to the wireless network seamlessly, however at ...
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Why has networking for my 12.04 setup stopped working?

I have a Thinkpad X201 with an Intel-based network card with an N-6200 WiFi. All of a sudden neither ethernet nor Wifi works. I get a DHCP address, and can connect to local LAN resources (via HTTP or ...
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wireless not working

i have a dell laptop . i have installed ubuntu 12.10 . i m not able to get corrected to wifi . its not detecting any wireless drivers . i hv tried download many packages fronm software center but no ...
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Dell Inspiron N7110 Wireless Driver not working

I've been trying to figure out how to get my wireless driver to work since I installed Linux a month ago because Windows was crapping out on me. I'm new to Linux, so I'm unfamiliar with how to get ...
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Ubuntu doesn't reconnect to WiFi unless I reboot

I am dual-booting my laptop going between Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Initially, I can connect to WiFi, but if I get disconnected for some reason, or if I restart my router, Ubuntu won't reconnect ...
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My Dell Latitude D400 with Lubuntu 12.04 can find my wifi network… but can't authenticate the access. What could I check?

I'm an absolute beginner as an [L]Ubuntu user. The fact is my laptop can find any wifi network, but when I insert the password (which is absolutely right, I assure) it asks again for the password few ...