Questions regarding audio and communications with realtek peripherals

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Realtek RTL8188CE wireless driver unstable in Ubuntu 14.04

Since a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 I'm loosing internet connection after a few minutes. I comes back after reboot or wakeup from standby. That seems to be a known issue with the Realtek RTL8188CE ...
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Rtl8187 wireless card drops signal within seconds

My Realtek RTL8187 USB wifi card is having trouble keeping a connection for more than a few seconds, while on the same machine under Windows 7 it has no problem. When I make the connection, I have a ...
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Wifi speed dropping for HP Pavilion 15-n097sa

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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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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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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What is the difference between sound drivers in Ubuntu 10 and newer versions?

I am trying to jump from XP and would like to use Ubuntu as it has everything I require. The problem I am having is that I cannot get the sound to work. I have installed older versions 10.10 and the ...
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Web page loading problem on RealTek Semiconductor RTL8168/8111 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC

I have a problem with my network (RealTek Semiconductor RTL8168/8111 PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC) on Kubuntu (Live CD). I wanted to install Kubuntu, so I tested the web browser using the Live CD, but ...
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Lubuntu wireless driver problems (Lubuntu 12.04, Realtek RTL8190)

I have freshly installed Lubuntu on a friends PC, but I am unable to get the wireless working. There is no option to scan for networks and adding one manually does nothing. $ sudo lshw -C network ...
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How to disable my internal wifi card?

I'm running a realtek rtl8188ee, and considering how many problems people are having with it that I read, I decided to order a Panda wireless usb. It should be in the mail today or tomorrow, so I'd ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 and realtek rtl8723ae some networks work, some not

I have Ubuntu 12.04 and MSI MS-16GC with Realtek 8723ae and here is my problem. It works with some networks every time (eg. my home network) but it worked with eq. network form my phone (HotSpot) and ...
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Problem with wireless connection (realtek rtl819x) [closed]

I hardly ever use Ubuntu in my life, but now it's a problem for me... I don't know how am i solve this problem with my realtek rtl819x internet card. I hope somebody could help me. Please if you ...
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How Ubuntu kernel (3.12) did not trigger realtek 8169 issue?

I have a customized vanilla 3.12.14 kernel which could not work with r8169 ethernet card. Watchdog will through timeout on NETDEV error. This error was reported on multiple distros, on 3.12 kernel. ...
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Ubuntu 13.1 wifi authentication didn't do anything

Just install Ubuntu 13.10 on my second PC to try a Linux OS. I'm working as developer on windows based platforms but I'm completely fresh in Linux/Ubuntu. When I try to connect to WiFi (WiFi adapter ...
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Acer Aspire One 751h multimedia support

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Aspire One 751h netbook. Recently I updated my Linux kernel to 3.11.08-18. Thankfully my video works awesome, but there is no sound. I have Realtek Audio ...
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Realtek RTL8723AE monitor mode

I have been trying for hours to set my wireless card into monitor mode. It's a Realtek RTL8723AE. The card works fine; I'm using it now to post this message. I just can't get it to monitor mode. What ...
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Linux driver for tplink-wn725n nano wireless adapter

I have recently installed UBUNTU 12.04 but can not connect to the net as my wireless adapter has no drivers yet. I found some documentation on it, but I am such a noob I don’t know what to do with all ...
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Cannot get left earphone working [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04.4LTS and my left earphone is not working. It is a brand new pair with nothing wrong with it so I know it's not an issue with the earphones. I have been googling for a good ...
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Realtek RTL8188EE Slow Download Rate

This may be a duplicate, but I have been pulling my hair out. I just bought a new Toshiba L75D-A7283, and I really hate Windows 8.1, so I decided to put Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on it. Besides a couple of ...
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decent equalizer for 12.04?

I am looking for decent equalizer for ubuntu 12.04. Recently, with 13.04 and 13.10 I have tried pulseaudio eq and other eq's. All of them were rubbish. Mainly because the output volume, because of ...
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How to get my Asus PCE-N15 wireless adapter to work on 13.10

Recently, I've bought a computer, on which I installed a dual boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 13.10 installation. I have temporary access to a wired connection, but I bought a Asus PCE-N15 wireless network ...
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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 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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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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Realtek rtl8192ce wireless slow intermittent access

I am a noob to linux and could use some help. After much searching and reading I have been able to connect my Toshiba C665-S5177 to the internet. To do so I had to install the Realtek drivers for ...
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Dual Booting Ubuntu and Windows 8 causes Realtek audio problem

For a long time I thought it was Windows which randomly caused the headphone audio jack to not work randomly but finally I found out the source of the problem. I have a dual boot, windows 8 and ...
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Identify and Install Wireless Driver

I have just bought this and put Ubuntu on it. The wired internet connection works fine, but I have no option for wireless even though there is a built in wireless card. Can you help me dentify the ...
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Acer Aspire Z5101 Realtek Network Card Not connecting after resuming from suspend mode [duplicate]

I have a problem with my realtek network card not connecting after resuming from suspend mode. Ubuntu 13.10 Realtek network card using the r8712u driver on an Acer Aspire all in one z5101, any help ...
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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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Wireless dropouts or rebooting requires modprobe

I'm trying linux for the first time in years so I've very rusty in terminology. I've managed to get my wireless pci card working, but it has random dropouts that prevent the card from working until I ...
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can't get out of suspend with WOL - RTL8111E

I can't get my desktop out of suspend through WOL. Running Ubuntu 13.10, installed the RTL8168 driver from the Realtek site (was provided by Realtek site for onboard RTL8111E on mobo Asrock ...
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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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Realtek rtl8723e not working at Kernel 3.5

I have a problem with my Realtek wifi card. Last time when using Kernel 3.2, all I have to do is punch in these codes while connecting to internet, everything will be solved. These codes are: sudo ...
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No WiFi Connection RTL8723BE on Ubuntu 13.04

I tried with this and it works relatively well with few issues. Yesterday I tried to remove/reinstall the driver and after that I can't enable WiFi on my Lenovo ThinkPad E540. uname -a Linux ...
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RTL8111/8168B Rev 06 Ethernet controller not working with AMD64 Kernels > 2.6

I'm also having trouble with the RTL8111 Ethernet controller. It's not working at all on Ubuntu x64. This is my card: $ lspci -nnk | grep -i net -A2 05:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek ...
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Please help me install this USB wifi adapter

I'm fairly computer savvy, but still super new to Linux so bear with me. If somebody could please walk me through the commands step-by-step, I would be very grateful The adapter info: ...
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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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Belkin F7D1102 N150/Surf Micro Wireless Adapter- connectivity problems

The network manager keeps prompting me for a password, while i'm sure it's correct. Sometimes it connects for a minute. When i used windows 8 at the same place with the same router, i didn't have this ...
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Realtek 8723 AE not working after graphics driver update (from fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04.3)

So I'm trying to install Ubuntu 12.04.3 on an MSI GE70 with Nvidia GeForce 765m. Here's the deal: I install Ubuntu off live-usb, with third party option enabled and automatic updates. When I reboot, ...
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Wifi keeps disconnecting on 13.10

Upgraded ubuntu to 13.10, I am using a Realtek wifi card on a minipc. The wifi connection goes slower than it should: speedtest gives me a 15mB/s download when on my phone it gets around 30 and the ...
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I cannot get wifi with my toshiba satellite c55-a

I am very new to computing and I wanted to use linux and figured Ubuntu is a good place to start learning. On installation I was able to see the option in my network manager that would give an ...
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Error while running make to install drivers

Everytime I want to run make while installing a driver, I get these error messages : make[1]: ***[_module_/home/alaa/Downloads/rtl_92ce_92se_92de_8723ae_linux_mac80211_0006.0514.2012] Error 2 ...
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RTL8188CE - Ubuntu 13.04 [closed]

I am running "Zorin OS 7 Core" on my Laptop, which is based on Ubuntu 13.04. I have a problem with my RTL8188CE WiFi card. It says "wireless is disabled by hardware switch", but I already installed ...
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RTL8188CUS module for Ubuntu 13.10

I had this chipset working under 13.04 but under 13.10 it fails after a few minutes. The device is an Edimax EW7811un and the RTL8188CUS was reported from lsusb in 13.04 and 13.10. Realtek don't ...
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Can't detect realtek RTL8101E/RTL8102E ethernet controller

I need some body give me insight in this issue: i have damn toshiba satlellite C850-A989 with ubuntu 13.10 installed, the wireless card work fine. BUT the ethernet controller not working. and i dont ...
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How do I get a Realtek 8821 wireless card working?

I have a Transformer Book Trio, and just like there, Ubuntu seems not to see the wifi card. Here are the two commandlines I used : $ iwconfig lo no wireless extensions. $ lspci -nn | grep -i ...
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lshw and lspci cannot find ethernet device

I have an ASUS H87M-PLUS motherboard. This board comes (according to manual) with a Realtek 8111G ethernet device. In the BIOS, the ethernet device is enabled. Yet, linux does not find a single ...
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USB wifi Card AWUS036NHR-RTL8192cu : Card not blinks like normal

I am using Ubuntu 13.10. I have a AWUS036NHR-RTL8192cu USB wifi Card. I have installed USB wifi card Driver by following all the instructions available in web. But still getting error. It detect the ...
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Wifi drivers for rtl8188e does not work

I have a Toshiba S55-A5236, currently I have Ubuntu 13.04 installed and my kernel 3.12.0-031200-generic. When I do lspci I get back: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Haswell DRAM Controller ...
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Installing Realtek ALC662 sound drivers on Ubuntu 12.10

Following the answer in Do I need any extra drivers for the Realtek waves maxx audio on my Dell XPS 17?, I'm trying to install audio driver for Dell XPS 15(L502X) from RealTek site. But I'm getting ...
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Thinkpad t440p wireless network controller

I have a Thinkpad T440P with Realtek 818b as wireless network controller. Is there any device driver available for this controller? If there is not, which other Realtek WiFi network controllers are ...