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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 ...
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Problem with connecting to some of wireless networks in ubuntu 12.10

I've recently instaled ubuntu 12.10 on my lenovo ideapad Y570, and i have a big problem with connecting to some of the wireless networks. So, the one at my home is working just fine, as well as my ...
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Can't connect to a wireless WPA2 network with group cipher CCMP from a T40 laptop with ipw2100

I have got the following problem. I am trying to connect my Ubuntu machine to a wireless network (WPA2 Personal). I am sure that I am providing the correct key, however I am not able to connect to the ...
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How to search for wireless networks?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I tried with this sudo iwlist eth0 scan but this doesn't seem to work :(..It says "interface dosn't support scanning" What to do? Please help.. I can't access Internet on ...
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How to get Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 working?

Initially wireless did not work - it would find wireless and would start connecting, but it would just keep prompting for the password and never connected. I found this proposed fix on LinuxMint.com ...
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Why am I unable to connect to WiFi network? Password is reported to be incorrect

I just installed Lubuntu 12.10. Here are the specifications of my laptop: Lenovo ThinkPad T60 (2006) 1.66 GHz Intel Centrino Duo processor 2 GB DDR2-667 RAM 120 GB Hard Drive (Windows 8 Pro, and ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 recognizes wireless, but does not connect (Intel Centrino -N 1000)

here is my problem, I just installed Ubuntu 12.10 and everything went great, but when I try to connect to any wireless network it keeps connecting and after a while it says "Wireless Network ...
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Downloads killing internet on my home network

I am currently having a problem with my wireless. Whenever I try to download anything it kills the internet for every other application(tabs within the same browser, browsers on other computers on the ...
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Wireless will not work with an Intel 5100 wireless card

I did a fresh Ubuntu 12.04 install on my Sony Vaio laptop, which worked perfectly with 10.04. Now my wireless won't work. I have read just about every Q&A on the subject and I have tried different ...
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Atheros AR2413 wireless not working after shutdown

I am using a Ubuntu 11.04 on an Acer aspire 3680 laptop and my wifi is not working. I followed the below commands to install the madwifi driver: sudo su apt-get install subversion cd /usr/src svn ...
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Centrino Ultimate N wireless card not working on a Thinkpad X230T

I have a Lenovo Thinkpad X230T, and I previously had a Lenovo Thinkpad X60T. My current machine (the 230T) runs 12.04, whereas my old X60T ran 10.04. They both had this issue connecting to two ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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
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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 ...
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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. ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...