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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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Wireless issue on Lenovo Thinkpad L540

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Lenovo Thinkpad L540. It has problem with the wifi connection. When just booted it works then suddenly it drops the connection and cannot even see the wifi ...
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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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Can an Intel Wireless 7260 work as Access Point?

Is there any way to make an Intel Wireless 7260 (rev 73) to work as Access Point? I couldn't find anything useful around. I'm on Ubuntu 13.10, and under /lib/firmware there are: iwlwifi-7260-7.ucode ...
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NetworkManager doesn't see my wireless card

System details: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, kernel is 3.5.0-45-generic, laptop is Dell Sputnik 3 XPS 13, wireless card is Intel Wireless 7260(rev 6b) I was having trouble connecting to my campus CS wireless ...
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very slow wifi after upgrading from 13.04 to 13.10

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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How do you detect the firware version

I have an Intel Card N 7260 on my Lenovo. I would like to know if the firwmare version supplied by Ubuntu 13.10, is older or matching the upstream version . Could you tell me how to detect the ...
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How to setup a wi-fi hotspot (access point mode)?

How to setup a wi-fi hotspot (access point mode)? Point to be noted: Wireless hotspot aren't same as ad hoc networks. Significant difference is there. In short, adhoc networks aren't supported ...
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older hp laptop with ubuntu on it won't connect to the internet?

i recently put ubuntu on my older laptop and this is the first time i've really used linux. It will let me connect to internet if i use ethernet but not wirelessly. How can i fix this?
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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 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 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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Intel 7260 works during installation but not after reboot

Before you hit dupe: I've already attempted the steps listed in No wireless for Intel Corporation 7260 version 63 question. I have the proper microcode loaded into /lib/firmware and I'm running ...
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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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Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 connection drops infinite times

I have a laptop with a Network controller: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 [Condor Peak]. Here is the adapter information: stan@pho:~/Downloads$ lspci | grep -i net 02:00.0 Network ...
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13.10 : Intel 6300-N WiFi Not detected | Latitude E6320

I have 13.10 installed on my E6320. It has the INTEL Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 802.11n network card. I cannot for the life of me, figure out how to enable this card so that it is detected. I have tried ...
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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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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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Intel Centrino Wimax 6250 - Constant Slow and Dropped signal (Ubuntu 13.10)

I've been surfing the forums for a while now, and I have hit a brick wall. I have a Sony Viao computer with the above mentioned Wireless Adapter. It constantly slows to speeds of under 20 kb/sec, goes ...
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Continuous deauthentication on a WPA Enterprise network (eduroam)

I have a Dell XPS13 9333 with Ubuntu 13.10 and a wireless interface Intel 7260. When I connect to the eduroam network at my university (WPA Enterprise, PEAP, MSCHAPv2, with CA), the connection works ...
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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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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 do I change the drivers for an Intel Centrino Wireless-N 130 wifi card (12.04.4)?

My wifi signal disconnects at random. Everyone else's computer on the network works well, so it's not a network fault. It works well on Windows so it's not a hardware fault. Relevant lspci output: ...
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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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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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Do I have the wrong wlan driver? Wifi behaving strangely

I've got a problem with my wifi. It will only sometimes detect certain networks. Coincidentally the networks that only sometimes show up are the two networks I use most often: my home and work wifi. ...
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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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12.04 Wi-Fi not working correctly with Intel Pro/Wireless 3945ABG

This is a very strange problem. The only time the Wi-Fi works is when I have the wired connection connected. I have a Dell 6400/e1505 with the Broadcom BCM 4401-B0 internal NIC, and the Intel ...
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Acces point on wireless card with no master mode

I have a laptop with Intel® Centrino® Ultimate-N 6300 wireless card and Ubuntu 13.10 running in it. I have to create access point to share my internet with my other devices. Unfortunately, it does ...
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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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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 ...
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Problem installing driver Intel Pro/Wireless 3945ABG

Hi! after a few days of browsing without meeting a solution, I hope on your help here. I had only Win-XP-sp3 on Aspire 9113, and updated the Intel 3945abg card driver from the Acer site. After ...
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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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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 connected to router, but no internet connection

I just got a new notebook, a ThinkPad Edge E530, and installed Ubuntu on it. I'm pretty new to Ubuntu. On the same laptop, running Windows 7, the Wi-Fi connection works fine. Ethernet connection works ...
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Intel 4965AGN - Unable to connect Wireless

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04.3 on Dell XPS M1330 laptop and I am not able to connect to internet at all. Wireless adapter: Intel 4965 AGN Wireless Adapter Router: ASUS RT-AC66U I have tried ...
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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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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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“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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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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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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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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Broadcom 43142: Wireless network not enabeling

When I try to type: sudo modprobe wl following error is diplayed FATAL: Module wl not found. I have follwed alot of other methods on this group still the same, i am on ubuntu 12.10
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Share internet over wireless without an AP capable card

I have a Windows 7 laptop and a Ubuntu laptop, and I would like to share my internet from the Ethernet port over wifi. If I have my Windows 7 laptop connected to the Ethernet connection I can join an ...
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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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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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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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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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Intel Centrino Wireless-N 130 BGN not working after Installing Ubuntu 13.10

I can't connect to my WIFI after installing Ubuntu 13.10. I tried re-installing it three times (thinking that I did something wrong during the installation) but I still can't connect to my WIFI. It ...
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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 ...