Questions regarding audio and communications with realtek peripherals

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Realtek RTL8723be Wifi and Bluetooth 14.04

I just installed the OS on my laptop and at first wifi didn't work. After connecting to ethernet and updating everything, the wifi is working. But it disconnects here and there and requires me to ...
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Kubuntu 13.10 Wifi doesn't work - DHCP timeout

I have a Realtek RTL8188CE 802.11b/g/n WiFi adapter in my computer. Today I upgraded to 13.10 and I can't connect. Before upgrading WiFi worked just fine. I can see WiFi networks, but it just gives ...
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How do I stop my ethernet network connection from dropping?

My ethernet-based network connection doesn't stay up consistently. I'm running a ping against the gateway and it will: Work for a minute Freeze, time out, or give multi-second response times Repeat ...
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can't connect to the internet wlan and lan not working

I have installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu on Toshiba C655D-s5300 and couldn't get connected to internet. I have tried to follow the same direction with the previously asked questions of installing a ...
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Alfa AWUS036H USB wireless adapter not recognized

The Alfa AWUS036H USB wireless adapter will not be recognized by my netbook (Ubuntu 14.04, Asus X201E). As I understand it, the drivers should already be built in to this version of Linux, but I ...
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Wireless connection slow/inconsistent after fresh install Ubuntu 14.04 (Realtek RTL8188EE)

I have been running Ubuntu 14.04 using the dev builds for a over a month with no issue. Then I upgraded on the official release date and issue started. I got frustrated and did a fresh install and ...
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Wifi Drops and Reconnects with UBUNTU 14.04 (Realtek RTL8188)

I just installed UBUNTU 14.04 LTS on a Toshiba Satellite C655D. My wifi drops off occasionally, and all I have to do to reconnect is disable my wifi and enable wifi from the wireless icon in the top ...
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Microphone - static background noise suppression

My soundcard is Realtek ALC 892. On Windows 7 I use official Realtek drivers, on Linux I use PulseAudio (on Ubuntu 13.10). On both Windows and Linux, when I enable microphone boost +30db (required ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 crashes on startup for newer versions of Linux, possibly related to WiFi

My computer gets to the screen with the Ubuntu logo and the orange/white dots, and then the screen goes black, spits out a lot of error messages, and cannot boot. (If it'd be helpful, I can take a ...
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Problem in Ubuntu 12.04 with TL-WN823N

Got a problem with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and TPLink TL-WN823N. Installed the driver from www.realtek.com.tw Before that I would like to inform that currently there is no internet connection on my Ubuntu ...
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Compilation error when installing Realtek 8192cu driver

I'm using a laptop with Ubuntu 13.04 64 bits. After "fighting" for some time, I gave up trying to have my Realtek 8188ce wireless card work properly (the wifi connection is annoyingly unstable). So I ...
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Compile and install rtl8192cu driver

Can someone help me with this problem ? I am new to Linux, so I do not know commands and I never did something like installing or compiling with command-line. I bought WiFi adapter from Edimax, model ...
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Drivers for Realtek wireless module for Toshiba C850-A965?

I just bought a new Toshiba system, and before installing Ubuntu, I tried it out on a live CD. Unfortunately, Ubuntu doesn't recognize any wireless adapter. $ sudo lshw -c network *-network ...
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wireless networks not showing up

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a new laptop but I am unable to connect to any wireless network, let alone see any wireless networks from the drop down in the top right corner. My ethernet connection ...
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Very slow WiFi on Ubuntu 14.04.1 ( RTL8191SEvB )

My laptop is dual-booted with Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate (x64) and Ubuntu 14.04.1 (x64). When it's booted in Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, with the appropriate Realtek driver installed, I get around ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS wired internet extremely slow

My wired internet is running extremely slow after installing Ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop. my normal internet speed (Windows) using speedtest.net is around 25 mbps, Ubuntu is pulling in 0.5 mbps tops. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit No Internet Connect

Today I decided to try Ubuntu 12.04 LTS via USB on my current Windows 7 machine. I run Ubuntu from USB and select trial. I am unable to connect to the Internet and I'm plugged in using my Ethernet ...
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install wifi drivers for ubuntu

I need some help to configure my wireless network. I've downloaded Ubuntu 14.04.1 and installed it using a live CD and every thing is working great but the wifi connection starts at 72 mbps and then ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.1 Realtek 8191SEvB wifi doesn't work [closed]

I have just updated my laptop (toshiba qosmio F60), from ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04(.1) with a "clean" installation using the usb disk. The wifi didn't work properly on ubuntu 12.04 (that's why I updated), ...
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How to install driver for USB wireless ID 2001:3310 Rev D1 on Lubuntu 14.04?

I have tried 3 methods but unsuccessful. The method (1) asked for username and password of git website, which I didn't know. The method (2) led to 404 error not found. In the method (3), I extracted ...
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WIreless connects but Internet stops working on Ubuntu 12.04 64 Bit and Broadcom 4313

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 64 Bit on a HP Pavilion dm4. It has a Broadcom 4313 Wireless Adapter and a Realtek RTL8168D/8111D Ethernet Adapter. I haven't been able to get consistent internet access from ...
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Connection dropouts with RealTek RTL8188CE

I'm an Ubuntu rookie with an unresolved wireless internet connection issue. I've spent a lot of time fiddling around in my never-ending quest to get my connection working properly, but my inexperience ...
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SD card reader only works if card is inserted during boot

I'm trying to get the Realtek RTS5229 SD Card Reader to run on my newly installed system. I installed linux-firmware-nonfree to get the driver for the RTS5229 SD card reader, according to my other ...
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Ubuntu SD Card reader problem

I have realtek SD Card reader on ubuntu, and something weird happens: Sometimes it recognises SD card, sometimes it has no action at all after putting it inside, and sometimes shows, disappears then ...
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Realtek RTL8187B stopped working

I have Ubuntu 13.10 Server running 3.11 kernel I had RTL8187B working out of the box but after installing Atheros driver (for another adapter) my RealTek stopped working, I used BackPorts to install ...
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Latest Hardware firmware update kills wifi

After installing the latest firmware update, my Ubuntu 12.04 is left with no wifi. At boot, I get the message "no rtlwifi firmware found". Using synaptic I can find no such firmware in the ...
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How do I determine and fix why I can not output LPCM from XBMC?

I have a fresh installation of ubuntu 14.04 on an Intel motherboard with Realtek ALC662-VC-based audio. I want to output LPCM no matter what audio format XBMC encounters, but LPCM is not a choice. I ...
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Realtek 8723AE driver works badly

\o So my wireless card works. At home, it would work nicely on both Windows 8 and Ubuntu, with a very steady, sustained connection. However, now that university started, I'm in a hub with much more ...
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How to get a stable WLAN-connection with a Lenovo x121e?

I have permament problem when using WLAN with my Lenovo ThinkPad x121e. The wireless network adapter in use is this one: lspci: 01:00.0 Network controller: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. ...
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Can't use internet with RTL-8139/8139C/8139C+?

I have a RTL-8139/8139C/8139C+ in my ubuntu 14, but I can't use it. And it is not a wireless drive, but a cable internet. How can I use it?
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Using Ubuntu 12.04, no audio output

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Realtek RTL8188CE desconects randomly and features slow connections

I am brand new to Ubuntu and am having internet issues, as in it disconnects about 10 to 15 minutes in and is generally very slow. I realize this is a very common problem, but it seems like the ...
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Realtek ALC 3661

I have a 2014 Alienware Laptop and want to install Kubuntu on my secondary HDD. Everything is working perfectly, except for the Sound. I tried everything, but I can't get the internal speakers to ...
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realtek rtl8192ee wifi card not working after installing kernel 3.16 rc2

I followed suggestions on this thread and installed kernel 3.16 rc2. Now my Ubuntu has successfully detected the wifi card and I am able to connect to my router. I also see that packages being ...
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Compilation of Realtek RTS5229 driver fails

I'm currently trying to compile the driver for the SD card reader, a Realtek RTS5229, of my new laptop computer. However, when running make, I'm presented with the following errors: $ make # ...
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lspci shows soundcard, but nothing else does

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a computer with a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 (rev 1.0) motherboard. This motherboard has a Realtek ALC889 "HD Audio" chip. However, the volume control only shows "Dummy ...
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How to get SD card reader working Realtek Device 5287

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. The SD card reader is not working.lspci shows this: 04:00.0 Unassigned class [ff00]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. Device 5287 (rev 01) I don't know what I changed but a ...
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Crashing sound, very strange!

The sound usually worked on windows, now I to with ubuntu (alias liked that much) and the sound works only 50% of the normal volume, more than that the sound is giving lag ...... researching learned ...
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Removing a module when I add a new better one?

I'm using this guide to install my TL-WN822N (Wireless/Wifi). I need to add 8192cu at the end of /etc/modules, but I see another module there (Copy-Paste file): # /etc/modules: kernel modules to ...
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Sound issues with Xubuntu 12.04 and ALC888 Soundcard

I have ALC888 soundcard in my computer that has 6 outputs in the back. I made sure that nothing was muted in alsamixer. I can only produce some sound through one of the 6 if I have "front mic" turned ...
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Toshiba Satellite M115 sound issue in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have seen similar problems on this site and on others, and I have tried all sorts of solutions posted, but so far non have worked. I have a Toshiba Satellite M115-S1061 that came with Windows XP. I ...
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How to improve the sounds on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

When I used to run the Windows on my laptop, I had installed a software called "Realtek" sound, or something like this, and the sound produced was much improved. Now, with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in the same ...
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Have to restart networking every 10 seconds

I just created a new Ubuntu server and I cannot get the thing to do anything network related for more than 10 seconds. When I first start the machine up I can ping 8.8.8.8 About 10 times before ...
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Sound not working, ALSAMIXER not working

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04 and when i booted it the sound was working. But it wasn't working the way it does on Windows 7, like in it there is a feature for me to use Dolby Technology to create really nice ...
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Wireless is slower in Ubuntu with a Realtek RTL8188EE card [closed]

I installed Ubuntu over a default Windows installation on my laptop. The wifi connection was fine on the Windows installation, but on Ubuntu, the latency keeps spiking and will sometimes even take up ...
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New Samsung (NP550P5C-A08UK) Notebook > Just installed Ubuntu 13.10 > Sound Lacks Depth that Windows had!

I got this new notebook a couple of months ago, with Windows 8 loaded, long story short I hated Windows 8, so decided to go back to Ubuntu which I had used successfully on other machines. Having ...
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Wireless Not Connecting/Dropping Connection

I've searched around and nothing seems to be up to date. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 on a Toshiba Satellite S50. My WiFi detects the network, but keeps asking for a password and ...
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Trying to install realtek drivers for ASUS USB-N13, encountering “Compile make driver error: 2”

I'm trying to put an ASUS USB-N13 wireless adapter in my desktop running Ubuntu 12.04. The details of my problem are identical to the one described in this question: Connecting Asus USB-N13 Wireless ...
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Wifi speed dropping for HP Pavilion 15-n097sa [SOLVED]

I recently moved to Ubuntu 14.04 from Windows 8.1. I have quite a problem with my WiFi speed dropping. When I checked it at speedtest.net it went from 30Mbps to less than 1Mbps then goes up again to ...
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RTL8192SU-based Wi-Fi adapter disconnects permanently

I've already tried all possible (http://ubuntuforums.org/showpost.php?p=10129571&postcount=43) solutions, no progress. I'm in despair. In Windows (on the same machine) this adapter works stably. ...