Questions about using Wireless connections in Ubuntu. This tag is not limited to Wifi only.

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wifi not connecting in ubuntu 15.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 alongside windows 8. The wifi was working properly for some days in Ubuntu but now its not connecting to any network it just remains in connecting mode but doesn't ...
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Driver para 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet LAN integrada

Necesito descargar un driver para que mi ubuntu 14.04 funcione bien con la tarjeta de red de mi notebook hp pavilion con tarjeta 10/100 BASE-T Ethernet LAN integrada Ayuda por favro, esto ha sido ...
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installing Netgear A6200 USb wifi on Dell D830 Latitude and latest Ubuntu MATE

i have tried to install the windows drivers and tried to use them with ndiswrapper. So the adapter shows up under ndiswrapper -l (bcmwlhigh5 driver installed and device present) it is also shown under ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless Network Not Broadcasting Properly

Using the tool, "Create New Wireless Network..." available from the desktop toolbar I am trying to create a network. I have tried this tool in various modes (ad-hoc, infrastructure, different ...
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How to detect and implement wireless drivers on Gateway MX6446 Laptop?

I recently installed Ubuntu on my friend's laptop because Windows wasn't running well, but the wireless hardware may not be detected, or I may not have the appropriate drivers(?). I tried these ...
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Installed 14.04 LTS… Wifi works for a while, then disconnects… requires reboot

I'm having an issue with my laptop using Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS, and i'm not very savvy at linux at all, is when i'm using the wifi, it'll disconnect from the internet after a while... and then i'll ...
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How do I get my wireless card working

Hello guys I have problem with changing wifi channel on my wireless card. I am in Norway at the moment and I live in Bosnia, when I came here I can't find home network. My theory is that I have ...
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Ask me before switching to a different WiFi network?

Currently in my lab, not all the WiFi APs are working properly. What happens is that my laptop switches to a not working WiFi every now and then. It's very inconvenient. Is it possible to configure ...
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Novice needs assist with wifi

I am a novice at all of this but am a firm believer in Ubuntu. Recently completely wiped my laptop and installed ubuntu 14.04 All went well except my laptop is not picking up the wifi. I searched for ...
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How can I disable wlan for a specific user account

I would like to disable wlan for some users while keeping it enabled for other users. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. It is important that the user accounts for which wlan is disabled should come up that ...
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Keepalived on wlan0 Ubuntu 15.04 not working

Keepalived works just fine when I configure it for eth0 (when I actually plug in ethernet cable) but not for wlan0. My /etc/keepalived/keepalived.conf looks like this: global_defs { # machine name ...
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Wifi performance problems with iwlwifi on 15.04 x64 with kernel 3.19.0-22

I have recently been given a laptop with an Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1000 card. When I connect to a network, speed maxes out around 11Mbps TCP and 23Mbps UDP (measured with iperf3). wlan0 ...
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unstable wifi connection

I have a new latitude 5450 with ubuntu 14.04 and Intel 7265 wireless card. My problem is that the wifi connection is unstable and sometimes is does not work at all.
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unable to connect to Wi-Fi using Ubuntu 15.04 - Dell Vostro 3546

I install new update in Ubuntu 15.04. After install update I unable to connect to WIFI. output of lspic -nn 00:02.0 VGA compatible controller [0300]: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT Integrated ...
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Elementary os can't connect internet via wireless [on hold]

I can't connect internet via wireless. I have to use ethernet to connect internet. Wireless connection is not visible. I already find missing driver by "Additional Driver" but no missing driver found
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Ubuntu network card wifi not working

So I recently installed Xubuntu on my laptop, dualbooted with Windows. Everything works perfectly on the Windows side, but in Xubuntu, for some reason it doesn't either recognise or it can't access ...
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For a 32-bit Ubuntu 14.04 install, How to install Broadcom wireless 32 bit drivers offline

I have found the steps for doing this with the 64 bit installation of Ubuntu, and I assume that the steps are the same for the most part with the exception of the actual files used. I need some ...
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After upgrading from 12.04 to 14.04, my wifi is not working

I have a HP 1000 Notebook pc with Intel i3 and 4gb of RAM. My pc came with Ubuntu 12.04. After about a year, Ubuntu sent me a message to upgrade it to 14.04 and I did. The problem is that after the ...
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ThinkPad T510 14.04 Server LTS x64 No WiFi after installation

I've been having trouble with the wireless card while installing 14.04 Server LTS x64 on my Lenovo ThinkPad T510. I'm familiar with Linux but I am no power user. I'm installing from a USB drive. ...
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How do I get the linksys WUSB6300 wireless adapter to work on linux

I've been using the Linksys USB6300 Adapter but when I switched to Ubuntu it stopped working since its only compatible with Windows. I've tried using ndiswrapper and although it says my windows driver ...
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Two browsers, two internet connections, eth0 and wlan0

I would like to use both eth0 and wlan0 at the same time in different browsers.(say eth0 for Firefox and wlan0 for Chrome). Requests to eth0 should be governed by a proxy server and the wlan0 should ...
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Terribly slow WiFi connection; was perfectly fine on Win 8.1

I'm having some trouble with my WiFi connection for some odd reason. This is my second time installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, which the first time I remember having the same problem, but I managed to fix ...
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unable to use wifi on sony vaio duo 13 SVD13215CGB

I'm new to linux and I've recently installed ubuntu 15.04 onto my 16GB thumbdrive. The issue is that it has no wifi capability. lspci shows: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation Haswell-ULT DRAM ...
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Ubuntu wifi problems with new router

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and have recently installed a new TP-LINK TL-WR841N Wireless N router at my home. Since then websites such as Facebook, Yahoo, Stackoverflow itself are not properly ...
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Is the netgear A6210 wireless adapter compatible with linux?

Having some problems getting this to work on ubuntu.
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Wifi not connecting automatically on boot

I have finally gotten the Broadcom wifi network card to work--Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n [14e4:4365] (rev 01). This article was very helpful. However, every time I boot the computer, I ...
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Broadcom wireless network driver won't install offline

My Ubuntu 14.04 does not have network access. I tried installing the driver as explained here but it doesn't work. I get the exact same error message as ln78 complains about. Pilot6 responded to this ...
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Why can connect to my phone but not to my router? [on hold]

For the past few days, I haven't been able to connect to my wireless network. I can connect my computer to my smartphone in tethering mode and my phone and other devices in my house can connect to my ...
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Can connect to the Wifi but can't access the internet

I am using Dell Insipiron 5521 and have installed Ubuntu 14.04 about a month ago. I have always used Ethernet to access the internet (it works pretty well) but whenever i try to access internet ...
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Problem with network-manager. How to clean things up?

It is about a couple of weeks that my network manager it is very annoying to me. What happens is that it tries to connect to a known Wi-Fi network (no matter if with or without authentication) but it ...
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Wifi runs well with Other router other than Netgear

I have sony vaio laptop with ubuntu 14.04 installed on it. My machine connects to netgear router but can't load any data from it. like i can't ping google.com It gives me 100% packet loss. and ...
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Wifi problem on 14.04

Even when I was using Windows XP, I could only use the internet with my ethernet cable plugged in, I could never search for WiFi networks. I thought switching to Ubuntu might fix it as new drivers ...
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Internet stops working every 30 seconds on Ubuntu 12.04?

I connect to my wifi on ubuntu.It gets connected and works for 30 seconds or so.Then suddenly it stops working(wifi shows connected).Then I have to disconnect the wifi and connect it again.Again it ...
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I'm not able to connect my reliance 3 dongle (ZTE) to ubuntu 15.04.

I'm trying to connect Reliance 3 (Zte) dongle on ubuntu 15.04. and followed the steps as given for 14.04. But not succeed. So please suggest, what to do?
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Intel Wifi 3160

What a weekend, first I installed Ubuntu, I know not to a big feat, but the last laptop I installed it on only had 1 partition and the new one had 4. What a pain in the rump. Now to the problem, the ...
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my backtrack 5r3 gives no interface chipset and driver information as [on hold]

airmon-ng Interface Chipset Driver airmon-ng start wlan0 Found 1 processes that could cause trouble. If airodump-ng, aireplay-ng or airtun-ng stops working after a short period of time, you ...
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How do I re-install WIFI 14.04 lts [on hold]

I have a HP2000 laptop that I update the BIOS on a few days ago. N ow when I boot up it says it is an Ethernet connection and is intermittent. When I go into system settings - Network wireless is ...
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No detection of WiFi Adapter Qualcomm

I ran the wifi test script sugested in one of the questions here and this is what I got: http://pastebin.com/ZC9YYZW0 Any ideas? I have also tried Linux Mint or fedora and everything is worse. ...
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Problem when installing intel i40e driver

i am running ubuntu 14.04 on virtualmachine. wifi wasn't working, instead it appears as a 'wired connection 1' and can't choose a different wifi network. I looked to see if i needed a driver because ...
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RTL8723BE wifi problem ubuntu 15.04

I've recently bought a Lenovo Thinkpad E440 laptop. Everything works fine except for the WiFi card. I've already installed the github driver and ran this command: echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=0" ...
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Networking disabled after resuming from suspend in 14.04 LTS

I've recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS onto my MacBook Pro Mid-2014, which is now plagued with driver problems. Damn you Apple and restrictive marketing in general. One of my main annoyances is ...
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Connect to free Wi-Fi network - how to log into network (Captive portal)?

Each time when I connect to free Wi-Fi (caffe, bus, Wi-Fi provided by the city) using Android smartphone, I see a popup message which redirects me to log in webpage. After acceptance of network ...
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No wifi on HP Pavilion DV7 with Ubuntu 12,04 [duplicate]

I recently updated to 14.04 but I found a whole lot of problems and decided to revert my changes with a clean install of 12.04. I didn't have any problems with the wifi before but now I can't seem to ...
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wifi firmware installation instruction procedure [duplicate]

my devices chip id is BCM4312 LP-PHY chip (PCI ID 14E4:4315),please give me the instruction to install firmware-b43-lpphy-installer.
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how to add ubuntu router's network to a wireless router to expand its network

I have configured an ubuntu server to become a outer with dhcp functionalities and I saw this post on connecting one router to another to expand its network. My ubuntu router is on a vmware and I was ...
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15.04, Wireless randomly have long delay

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 with Wifi Driver RTL8723BE When I ping Google, time randomly go over 10,000ms. (usually 15ms) How can I fix this problem?
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Can perform nslookup but cannot browse

Let me start from the beginning. I am a comcast customer and am using an xfinity router. I discovered that the router sits on ip 10.0.0.1 which seemed a little odd to me. My wifi card uses the ath9k ...
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Suddenly very slow Wireless Connection (Ubuntu 14.04) after one year without trouble

My Title says it all. This started just a couple days ago. Before this, I had not had any trouble during the last year of daily use. I began using 14.04 in summer 2014. I checked similar questions ...
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No wifi | Acer Switch 10 | in mode Try ubuntu |

helo guys, I am new with Ubuntu, but this is awesome platform :). I've problem... in my acer switch 10 Wifi not working. I try many different ways to solve this but everything thosen't work. I doing ...
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Connecting an android device to ubuntu router/server

I have made my ubuntu server into a router with dhcp functionalities inside vmware workstation. My LAN is 10.1.10.0. I can assign static addresses to any pc and connect them all to a switch for them ...