Questions related to wireless cards/devices made by Intel.

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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 ...