Questions regarding audio and communications with realtek peripherals

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Wifi dropping on Lenovo G50-70

I'm having problems with my WiFi on a Lenovo G50-70 which uses the Realtek RTL8723BE chip. After a certain time it drops. I then have to reboot the whole system to get the Wifi functioning again. ...
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Enabling Wi-Fi on HP 15-r208nk

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop, a HP 15-r208nk, and I don't know how to enable my laptop's WiFi connection. Output of lsusb and lspci -v: $ lsusb Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 ...
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RTL8192EE PCIe Wireless issues

I have a ThinkPad T450s that drop out of a wifi connexion after few seconds. Sometimes, I can't even connect to the network. I know it must be a driver issue, but the stuff I found online is about ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Wifi keep disconnecting - thinkpad t450s - Realtek wireless

The wifi connection disconnect many times per hour. The problem only occurs at my work, not at home. Maybe there's something to configure about the wireless driver or something... Here's the driver : ...
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5.1 surround sound with three 3.5mm jacks

Having an issue with sound at the moment. I am trying to configure my 5.1 surround sound but it will only work on the Front left and Front right speakers. On the back of my motherboard I have 3x3.5mm ...
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Error using the make command with RTL8273AE-BT driver

This is the error I'm getting. I'm assuming that it's because the driver is for a previous version of Ubuntu, but unfortunately it's the newest version of the driver I can find. The driver is for my ...
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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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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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How do I get the SD card slot to work on my Dell Latitude 2120?

The SD card reader on my Dell Latitude 2120, running Ubuntu 14.10 does nothing when I insert an SD card into it. I unsuccessfully looked for a solution online, and apparently the drivers for the ...
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RealTek RTL8821AE under Kubuntu

I've just bought a Gigabyte Brix pro to make a small portable NAS. I've installed Kubuntu 14.10 on it. Unfortunately I've got some trouble with WiFi. Its on RealTek RTL8821AE chip. When I look at the ...
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Ubuntu not detecting Wired Connection and automatically disconnecting

connection information in images after detecting but no internet access, here driver details not not give what does it mean? and also i am not able to play videos and songs it is asking for codecs. ...
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problems with Realtek RTL8188ee on 14.04

I am having a wireless issue with my mothers laptop, just installed Ubuntu 14.04 because I'm tired of removing malware from her laptop and now the wireless card wont work. this is the first time I've ...
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Compiling error while installing Realtek RTL8111E in 64 bit 13.10. “CONFIG_X86_X32 enabled but no binutils support”

I downloaded the Linux drivers for my onboard RTL8111E (Mobo MSI B75 Pro3-M) from the Realtek site. The Realtek driver has been updated 23/09/2013, so I assume it can handle 64 bit Ubuntu (13.10 in my ...
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Realtek ALC892: Crackling sound when starting music

I'm using a board with Realtek ALC892 for music playback. I installed the Realtek HDA drivers (3.0). Using shairport-sync with hardware mixer. Whenever I start audio playback I get a crackling noise ...
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Error installing D-Link DWA-131 on Ubuntu 12.04

I've downloaded the realtek drivers from here and installed them using sudo bash.install.sh but received the following error: Compile make driver ok!! Authentication requested [root] for remove ...
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Wifi barely functional with Ubuntu Studio 14.04 and RTL8188EE

There are numerous reports of Realtek wifi cards misbehaving on Ubuntu. Over the span of about two years, with various updates my HP ENVY's wifi has alternated between perfect, intermittent, and ...
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Toshibha Tecra wireless driver not detected

Recently installed Ubuntu 12.04.05 on my new Toshiba Tecra Z40A, but the wireless adapter is not working / showing. :~# lspci 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT DRAM Controller (rev ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Ethernet Configuration not working

I would like to connect my laptop (ASUS N56-JN) through ethernet. I haven't been able to do so for a while now and I have tried most of the methods suggested in the other questions on this. The cable ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5227 PCI Express Card Reader isn't working

I've read some other posts issuing this problem. But without an solution for exactly this problem. I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo T440s. Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTS5227 PCI Express ...
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UBUNTU 14.04 No audio is being produced?

I earlier had a problem of low level of audio. so I tried installing Realtek audio codecs- Linux version,(software installation) Realtek High Definition Audio Codecs Realtek AC'97 Audio Codecs but ...
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Ubuntu Ethernet not working 14.04

I Recently Dual Booted Linux Ubuntu with Windows 7, the Ethernet Internet works on Win-7 but not Ubuntu. sudo ethtool eth0 result nick@Linux-Dual-Boot:~$ sudo ethtool eth0 [sudo] password ...
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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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Wifi Realtek RTL 8192SE w/ Ubuntu 14.04: no internet

I have Ubuntu 14.10 and all the automatic updates have been made; I have a Samsung netbook whose default wifi card is a Realtek RTL 8192SE. The card detects wifi networks and actually connects to my ...
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Wired connection not working Ubuntu 12.04

My connection was fine until now, but my wired connection is not working in Ubuntu 12.04. I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 along side Windows 7 partition and the connection works on Windows but not on ...
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Lenovo Yoga 13 Realtek wireless driver

I've recently purchased a Lenovo Yoga 13 and put Ubuntu 13.04 on it last night. I was unable to get wireless to come on and thought that I would mess around with it today. Today I have followed the ...
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netdev watchdog timeouts with realtek NICs

Having some problems here I've been searching all over for but am yet to find a working answer for. Notably, examples of this: Feb 16 09:10:37 trillian kernel: [45756.292178] ------------[ cut here ...
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Need help with wireless driver for Lenovo E545 (Realtek RLT8188ee

I am having trouble with getting my wifi to work. I installed ubuntu alongside windows 8.1 (Its really weird, I choose UEFI mode to go into windows and legacy mode to go into Ubuntu 12.04). Anyhow the ...
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Lenovo Z50-70 realtek dirver RTL7823BE wi-fi does not connect

My Wi-Fi driver, I think, is not functioning properly on my Lenovo Z50-70 using a Ubuntu 14.04 OS. After connecting to a wireless network it works for a brief period of time, then, although it shows ...
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Realtek Ethernet card disconnnects randomly

My laptop has a Realtek RTL8168 Ethernet card, which works pretty well. Except at some times, where the connection just gets dropped and I have to un- and replug the cable in order to reset the ...
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realtek 8188cus doesn't work

i'm new to ubuntu, very new, and doesn't really know if what i'm doing is correct. installed ubuntu 13.10 5 days ago, my tplink tl-wn723n wifi usb adapter connects to the wifi router but keeps asking ...
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Realtek RTL8188CE network adapter repeatedly drops connection

Variations of this problem certainly seem to be common, but I'm not not seeing a recent solution for my case: I'm running Ubuntu 13.04, uname -r = 3.8.0-21-generic lspci = 02:00.0 Network controller: ...
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Do I need to download Realtek ALC889A HD drivers to get S/pif?

I custom built my HTPC. My current OS is Vista Home Premium 64-bit SP2. But, I want to switch entirely to Linux. I've installed Ubuntu 14.04. I have a Gigabyte Motherboard GA-E7AUM with onboard ...
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Problem during ubuntu installation: Realtek PXE always boots instead?

I am trying to install ubuntu on my Toshiba Satellite by booting it from a USB. I was eventually able to get the installer to load; I had to change my boot mode to CSM and use a specific USB port for ...
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wifi on toshiba laptop with rtl8192ce driver

I am wondering if there is a standard fix that works for the wifi in trusty tahr. I have a toshiba satellite L755 with the realtek rtl8188ce wireless adapter. I installed 14.04 three weeks ago and ...
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Error while dumping ethernet network card BIOS's ROM - RTL8111/8168b

Using this tutorial "Using the PCI sysfs interface to dump the Video BIOS ROM" I tried to repeat the steps for dumping BIOS ROM from the network card. My network card is: polipo@polipo:~$ lspci ...
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Realtek Card Reader 5286 in Asus X551MA Laptop/Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

looking for suggestions on how to address an issue with my SD card reader. I first tried to see if updating the kernel to 3.16 would be enough, and it didn't. Next, I found instructions to modify ...
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Problems with Ubuntu 14.04 and Realtek Wifi

I have a Lenovo laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 and wifi network adapter Realtek RTL8723BE. My wifi works fine for some time, but after a somewhat random amount of minutes (between 15 and 30), it looses all ...
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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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How can I find my chipset, and tell if my adapter is ieee80211 or mac80211

I have a Realtek RTL8187SE B/G adapter on Ubuntu 14.10. I was wondering if there was a command that lets me find my chipset because I use "airmon-ng start wlan0", and it says that the Chipset is ...
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Problems with network card driver

I have some problems with wifi. The same problems as shown here. So I followed this answer and it resulted in the WiFi status bar indicator disappearing. At least ired connection still works. So ...
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How can I make Reaver crack WPS faster?

I have Reaver 1.4 on Ubuntu 14.10 with a Realtek RTL8187SE B/G adapter and it takes almost 5-10 minutes to get from 0.01% to 0.02%. I always have my TX-Power at 30 when I use Reaver, the network is ...
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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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WOL doesn't wake PC (keyboard does). How to fix?

I manage to get my PC to hibernate through pm-hibernate --quirk-s3-bios. Suspend strangely enough doesn't work (PC reboots immediately to a new state and Ubuntu starts a disk check, but that's only as ...
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Xorg high cpu usage when wireless connection is active

I use Xubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit (3.13.0-43-generic) on a low-end notebook (AMD C-70, 2GB RAM, RTL8188EE) and a router D-Link DSL-2640B. The wireless connection looks fine, but it is impossible to use ...
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Bluetooth Driver for Realtek RT3290

I see so many people are looking for the Bluetooth driver for RT3290 from realtek. But there is same hardware qualified(under certified systems) by Ubuntu with same Chip e.g. "Ubuntu on Asus X501U" ; ...
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Wifi problem with RTL8723ae on Ubuntu 14.04

I have the same notebook and problem as the person here: Wifi problem with Ubuntu 14.04 and RTL8723ae I have tried everything including the suggestions provided there (I installed the non-free ...
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Is r8168 installer in ubuntu software center secure and working?

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 06) that is what Ethernet Card I have. I have a question: I am using 14.10 and I have found issue with ...
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r8168/r8169 support on Ubuntu 12.04

I know similar questions have been asked in the forum in the past, but I cannot get the exact answer I need: hence, resorting to a new question. A month ago, my system with r1869 driver module worked ...
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Can't connect to the net with RTL8111/8168B from RealTek

I've successfully installed Ubuntu 12.04 and am unable to connect to a wired connection (cat5e) using my Realtek ethernet controller. It is version RTL8111/8168B PCI Express Gigabit controller (rev ...
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I recently installed Ubuntu 14.10 on my Laptop and Ethernet wont work whatsoever

I ran some commands like lspci -nn and the output is as follows: 00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller [8086:0154] (rev 09) 00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: ...