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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 ...
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Wireless is dead on Asus UL30Vt laptop new install ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

I have spent the past two days trying to figure out why the wireless on my asus ul30vt is not working. Perhaps my completely uninstalling windows has something to do with it? Here are results of my ...
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Few problems on Dell xps 15 L502 (screen brightness, bluetooth, wi-fi power management problems)

I am running ubuntu 11.10 32bit in my dell xps L502. Working well except for a few problems. Blue tooth always turned on reboot,I would like to turn it off always. Screen brightness is not saved. ...
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Failed wireless connection on a Thinkpad edge E520 with a Centrino Wireless-N 1000

I can use my wireless connection without problems either on ubuntu 10.04 or win7, but can't on ubuntu 11.10. I'm just unable to find any connection. On terminal rfkill list all with only wireless ...
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What's going on with my wireless?

The WiFi on my Acer laptop (it's a 3810TZ, with Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000) works flawlessly on Ubuntu 11.04. On 11.10, it's continually up and down, and it fills the system log with ...
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Wireless with WEP extremely slow on an Acer Timeline 4810T with a Centrino Wireless-N 1000

I've upgraded an Acer Timeline 4810T to Ubuntu 11.10. Everything works fine except for the darn wireless interface (network manager). I just tested the wireless interface over a non-encrypted signal ...
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Wireless disappeared after upgrading on top of a tweaked kernel

I upgraded my old machine, a Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo PI 1505, to 11.10 using the alternate DVD ISO. Wireless networking was working before the upgrade. Wireless networking worked during the upgrade. ...
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Intel network card “Not Ready” to use on an HP G71

Fellow Ubuntu users! I recently dual-booted Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10, and I am in a bit of a fix. When I want to connect to the internet with Ubuntu, Network Manager is showing that my device is not ...
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How do I get wireless and video working on a Sony Vaio vpc-z21x9r [closed]

OS: Ubuntu 11.10 Kernel: 2.6.37.6 Laptop: sony vaio vpc-z21x9r The problem: I can't change level of screen backlight; also can't enable wi-fi. While using 3.0 kernel everything is ok, but the laptop ...
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Wifi for Centrino Wireless-N 1000 Intel Corporation (HP pavillion dm4 - 2070us) is not working

I have a hp pavillion dm4-2070us in which has an Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000. The problem is that my computer doesnt show the wireless networks after i upgraded my system to ubuntu ...
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Slow WiFi on a Dell E6500 with an Intel 5100 wireless card [closed]

Moved to Ubuntu 11.10 last week (clean install), and noticed that WiFi connection is highly unstable and slow. UPDATE Found a solution! ...
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Wireless connection keeps dropping with an Intel 3945ABG card

After updating to 11.10 from 11.04, my wireless connection keeps dropping off from time to time. Now, I already experience this problem when I was using 10.04 (the workaround back then was to ...
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Unable to connect to wireless router using Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [closed]

A few days ago I upgraded to 10.10 and since then I've been unable to connect to my wireless router. NetworkManager tries to connect to the router - the animated "connecting" symbol stays for a few ...
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Slow internet with a Dell Inspiron 1525 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Very slow connection on an Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 AGN Compared my internet speed against a Windows laptop via speed test and noticed a huge difference. Ubuntu 11.10 ...
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INtel 3956ABG WPA wireless not working on Thinkpad T60

I recently upgraded my Thinkpad T60 from Ubuntu 11.04 to 11.10. My wireless worked on 11.04 without a problem. Using 11.10, it detects all the wireless networks available, but will not connect to it. ...
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Wireless slow on an Intel AGN5100 on an hp Presario C45

I have installed ubuntu 11.10 on my laptop yesterday, everything worked fine except for the wireless, which is very very slow compared to xp on the same machine. I didnt have this problem when using ...
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Wireless 2915ABG not working on a Dell XPS M140

i installed ubuntu 11.10 and i am trying to connect my laptop through wifi. but the wireless isn't working. my wilreless is: Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 2915ABG [Calexico2] Network Connection (rev ...
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Very slow connection on an Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 AGN

So my wi-fi card is a Intel 5100 AGN and so far doesnt works. if anyone managed to make it work give me any hint. Ubuntu user :) tried disabling ipv6 - no result
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How to disable a laptop's built-in WiFi NIC when using a PCMCIA one?

I have a weak (having to reconnect frequently) "Intel Ultimate N WiFi Link 5300" built-in WiFi module in my Dell E5500 laptop and prefer to use a PCMCIA "Atheros AR5008" instead. On Windows I just ...
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iwl3945 vs. iwlwifi, what are the differences?

Is there a different Wifi driver to try or do I have the 'best' one already? I have a stock installation of Ubuntu Natty (11.04) on a HP Laptop with this Network controller: Intel Corporation ...
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“SIOCSIFFLAGS: Operation not possible due to RF-kill”?

I am getting this error as a part of this problem here but since this problem is totally different issue I think it is better to consider this issue separately. My wlan0 is down. When I try to turn it ...
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Wireless does not connect after suspend on ThinkPad T61 [closed]

I have a problem similar to reported here: When I resume my computer from suspend it doesn't want to connect to any wireless connection. It looks like it is connecting, but after a while it asks ...
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Wireless doesn't work on a Centrino Wireless N chip in a Sony Vaio VPC-EG16FM/B

First off I'd like to say that I am sort of new to Linux in general. I recently bought a new Sony Vaio laptop (model VPC-EG16FM/B) and I installed Ubuntu 11.04 on it but I am having problems enabling ...
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Disconnects on a Latitude e6410 with Centrino 6200 wireless

Sometimes the wireless connection is disconnected and turned off the computer must do to correct it. A full update was done to try and fix this, and I searched many forums for this problem but i ...
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Wireless is disabled by hardware switch

Network manager shows the message "wireless is disabled by hardware switch" while three is no switch on the laptop to disable wireless. below is the lshw output which might help to get to the ...
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Need to manually enable wireless networking on a Centrino N 6200

When I run Ubuntu automatic connected to wireless network but cannot connect to Internet till I do Disable then enable networking, Please I need solution for this issue, Help. I get this output when ...
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Does the iwlwifi Wifi driver for intel cards support AP mode?

Ok from my research so far, there is a driver that intel works on for its newer cards called iwlwifi. there's also iwlagn and I am unsure if they are the same? Anyway, do any of them support AP mode ...
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Asus Eee Pc 1201N internet connection very slow [closed]

I have a big problem after installing Ubuntu 11.04 on Asus 1201N netbook: Internet Connection VERY slow. When I am trying to connect to my gmail account I must wait about 3 minutes. And I have 12MB ...
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Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG stopped working

my wlan works right after i installed ubuntu 11.04, after several hours it just stop detecting my wlan. my wlan is an Intel PRO/Wireless 3945ABG [Golan} Network Connection (rev 02). i downloaded ...
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Intel wifi 6230 slows down when cable unplugged

I've just purchased a dell l502x with an intel 6230 wifi. I've installed ubuntu 11.04 64 bit. It works, but when i use only the battery the connection slows down (my maximum download is 800kB and ...
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My wireless card is stuck on channel -1 when I'm trying to use aireplay-ng

I have an Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N 6200 (rev 35). I've put my card into monitor mode, started airodump-ng, etc. Even if I set my channel to 6 (happens to be the one of my access point) ...
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Slow wireless internet on an Intel 4965, how do I upgrade the driver? [closed]

I am on Intel Wireless 4965 with slow internet ... I tried disabling IPv6 didnt do anything significant. I am wondering how can I update my wireless drivers to those on here. I get a .ucode file. ...
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Wifi proprietary driver issue

I tried a 10.10 Live CD and a pop-up directed me to install a proprietary driver for my wifi card before I could browse. However, my only means for internet access is through my school's wireless ...
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Intel 3945ABG wireless not working at all

Link to original launchpad discussion Basically for a few weeks my wireless hasn't been working properly. I could see wireless networks, but not connect to them. Asked launchpad on how to help, and ...
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Wifi connection problems with an Intel 4965AGN [closed]

I have Ubuntu 10.10 installed on a HP Pavilion DV2750ea. The wifi card is an Intel 4965AGN. When I first started using Ubuntu on this laptop it connected wirelessly to the network. Then it suddenly ...
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How to stop constantly blinking Wifi LED?

I have a Dell E6510 and after installing Ubuntu and connecting to a wireless network, my Wifi LED keeps blinking all the time, probably in response to traffic. This is really annoying because it ...