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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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.
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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Wireless is disabled by hardware switch on a Dell Latitude

I have the same problem in 11.10, and it occured just before I installed 12.04, thought by remove and complete install 12.04 the problem wolud be gone , but no still there also in 12.04 i have a dell ...
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How do I enable my wireless switch? HP Pavilion dv4000

I found some information to run a test and discovered that my Pro Wireless (Intel) has been disabled. There seems to be information on how to check things but I cannot find out how to ENABLE it or ...
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Intel Centrino Wireless N 1000 doesn't work on a Lenovo Z560

I upgraded my Ubuntu 11.04 to 11.10 and my Wifi has stopped working. I have a Lenovo Z560 that has Intel centrino wireless-N 1000. I have searched various threads having similar problems for a ...
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Wireless does not work on Ubuntu 10.04 but does work on Ubuntu 11.10

I have Acer Aspire One D257. The wireless does not work at all when using Ubuntu 10.04 . But it works properly when using Ubuntu 11.10 ! So how can I make it work with Ubuntu 10.04 ? edit: I have ...
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Why is my Intel Wireless 5100 card performing at half of its capacity?

I allways wonder about the broadband in my Intel WiFi Link 5100. I have a wireless n network at home and this is confusing. In windows 7 the adaptere says it is at 350mbps with win drivers. In ...
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No wireless on HP DV6tse with Centrino N-1000 [closed]

I been using Ubuntu 10.10 for the past year or so on my laptop with no issue on my wireless. Then I upgraded to 11.04 and 11.10 with no issue no my wireless card neither. But yesterday I did a clean ...
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Loading latest firmware iwlwifi-6000

I just installed 11.10 on Dell XPS 15z. Somebody know why kernel does not load the latest firmware for wifi Intel Centrino Advanced-N 6230. $ modinfo iwlagn |grep iwlwifi-6000 firmware: ...
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Intel Centrino wireless n-1000 problems

[Translated Post] I am having problems in 11.10 with the Centrino n1000. If I am 5 meters away from the wireless router the signal lowers a lot. I have to be very close to it. I have googled for this. ...
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Wireless slow on an Intel 3945abg card

I have a Toshiba Satellite A105. It worked OK with Windows on it, but it works amazingly with Ubuntu. I really like Ubuntu so far. With one exception: The wireless is extremely slow. Ridiculously so, ...
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How do I get an Intel Ultimate 6300-N working?

First off I upgraded my Wifi card from a ralink to a Intel Ultimate-N 6300 and also had to install a Modded bios so the computer would accept the wifi card. I can get my wifi to connect in Windows but ...
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Wireless doesn't work after suspend on a Centrino Wireless-N 130 on a Samsung NC110-A01

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 on a new Samsung NC110-AO1. Whenever I resume a session after being suspended, my wireless will connect to the network, but I will not be able to view any websites. No data is ...
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wpa_supplicant ioctl[SIOCSIWENCODEEXT]: Invalid argument [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu Server on a spare computer with a broken graphic card, and I needed to setup my wifi. I thought No problem, I've done it before from the command line, in Arch Linux., only the ...
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How to install wireless driver on Compaq nx6120 laptop

Just installed Ubuntu 11.10 in my compaq nx6120 laptop. I turn on the wifi but it says "wireless disabled by hardware switch." Is this a driver problem or is there any switch in laptop for enabling ...
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How do I get wireless working on an ASUS Notebook U56E?

On version 11.04 Ubuntu I have access to my Wifi, but after I upgrade to 11.10, I can never get wifi at all. If I'm wired then it works, but if I'm not then it doesnt work.
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wireless detected but Can't connect to network, Wifi card intel pro wireless N100 BGN

Thanks in advance, I installed Linux Mint kernel 3.0.0-12 x64 ,wireless is detected and I configure it in network manager but can't coonect, there are the results of command line: $ iwconfig lo ...
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Switching the hardware wireless switch on makes Dell Vostro 1500 freeze [closed]

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 11.10 on my DELL Vostro 1500. I found out I need to have the hardware wireless switch off in order to boot, otherwise it will hang midway during the booting process. ...
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I can't enable an Intel 5100AGN wireless card

I previously installed Ubuntu 10.04 on my laptop. That version installed wireless driver automatically and it worked well. But now I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 and cann't enable it's wireless. My ...
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Cannot enable wireless on an Intel WifiLink 1000 on an Lenovo Ideapad z570

I am using the ubuntu 11.10 on lenovo ideapad z570. My wireless internet is not working. I have ensure that wireless switch is on. Windows 7, wireless works great.However ubuntu 11.10 is not allowing ...
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How to use intel 2200BG on an HP Pavillion DV1000?

I have an HP Pavillion DV1000 and I cannot use the wireless with any distro. I am a new user in linux and I need a guide to follow. Do you know something?
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VAIO laptop's wireless indicator blinking when connected to access point

I have a VAIO laptop model VGN-C22GH. It has a built in wireless card with a Intel Centrino processor on his motherboard. When using Ubuntu 10.04, the wireless indicator blinks violently. This ...
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Connection drops after about 5 seconds and is real slow with a Centrino 1030 wireless card

I have a Dell XPS 15 with dual boot windows 7 ultimate and Ubuntu 11.10 and the wireless connection is really bad on Ubuntu, I have 2-5mbps in Ubuntu and keep losing the connection for 5sec, but in ...
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Intel 3945ABG wifi sees only some networks

This is kinda strange. The router is set fine and I can see it from a Mac and from 2 mobile phones. Is WEP protected and not hidden or other tricks, as it comes from the box. My Ubuntu is 10.04 on HP ...
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Patching Kernel 3.1.5

I recently installed kernel 3.1.5 (upgraded from kernel 3.1.4) and now my wireless doesnt work. After some investigating, I found that the iwlagn module no longer exists. Apparently this is a ...
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Can't connect to any networks with an Acer Aspire 6930 using an Intel 5100 wireless card

I have an Acer Aspire 6930 with an Intel 5100 WiFi chip set. The wireless worked in Windows 7, but my wife has an unparalleled mastery of finding malware in Windows, so to make things a bit easier on ...
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Troubleshooting Wlan, essential WLAN debugging information?

My Wlan does not get connected, only showing networks, but internet connection works only with RJ45. I am hoping for some sort of summary answer to solve this kind of problems in a generic way. I have ...
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Wireless doesn't work on an HP Pavillion DV6000 with an Intel 3945abg

So I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my HP Pavillion DV6000 and my wireless will not connect. I been searching all over the Internet for answers so this is my last resort. Nobody can quite figure it ...
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Intel 5100 AGN disconnects and then disables my Verizon FiOS Actiontec router

I am a new user (my first trial) of Ubuntu and booted up my Windows Vista laptop up with the Ubuntu CD. I was able to connect wirelessly to my router and stay connected for about a minute. After that ...
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ipw2200bg wireless network troubles connecting on an ibm r50e [closed]

I just upgraded my system from a 11.04 wubi installation (windows dual boot) to an Ubuntu 11.04 stand-alone installation on my IBM thinkpad r50e. I think I got the very same trouble evinced from ...