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

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not working lan and wireless after reboot

I installed Lan and wireless I even used Lan but when I reboot my laptop neither Lan nor wireless are available and when I click on network icon (top-right of desktop) it shows no network devices ...
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The TL-WN722N fixing took out onboard & other USB wlan

Since I followed and got the TL-WN722N (wlan3) working properly from How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 14.04? , the other2 wlans ( wlan0, BROADCOM builtin BCM43142, wlan2 ...
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Problems with Dell Wireless 5570 HSPA+

I've got a new Dell Latitude e7440, and a Dell Wireless 5570 HSPA+ mobile broadband card. I cannot get the broadband card to work. I can see the card: # lshw .... *-network DISABLED ...
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installing wireless returns error

I downloaded compat-wireless to install wireless but when I write - make - in terminal it returns this : make -C /lib/modules/3.2.0-23-generic-pae/build M=/home/linz/Mine/compat-wireless-2012-12-18 ...
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Problems connecting to eduroam wifi - ubuntu touch

I am trying to connect to our university's eduroam wi-fi network with my Nexus 4 running Ubuntu touch (utopic latest build), but can't get past the first stage. I wonder if anyone can help please? I ...
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My Ubuntu can't see wlan0 adapter

I have ThinkPad R400 laptop, (all wireless connections switch turned on > allowing) and on Windows it works. Yesterday, was powering Ubuntu off about 5 minutes (ubuntu logo and dots, and dots not ...
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Just re-installed Ubuntu 14.04, unstable wireless connection, Lenovo ThinkPad X200

I re-installed Ubuntu 14.04 as I was having problems with unstable wireless connection... Following re-installation I am having the same problem: connection randomly dropping out, then ...
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How to share WiFi/hotspot over SSH tunnel

I have created a SSH tunnel on my laptop connected to LAN. I want to share the internet via WiFi/hotspot, but over the SSH tunnel. I mean any computer using this wireless should connect to the ...
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14.04 Wifi disconnects every 10 seconds or so

When ever I use my home wifi on my laptop's internal wireless card, it disconnects every 10 or 20 seconds and presents the window to enter the password again. It is fine when I use a hard wired ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 + Wifi not working

i'm having problems connecting over wireless. At the moment, I'm using wicd. It seems to get stuck on "Verifying AP association...". Without wicd I can get the connection up and ping the Net - but ...
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What's wrong with my wireless?

I am having issues with my wireless connection. My connection is constantly disconnecting, then attempting to reconnect, reconnecting momentarily, then disconnecting etc. on times scales that range ...
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How to share internet connection and making the client accessible over the lan

I've a Pc with Ubuntu 14.04 connected to a linkys router through wlan0, and I'd like to share internet connection to an AVR with ethernet port. This is pretty simple if only internet connection is ...
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Upgraded to 14.04, and no wifi device

I recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 and now I apparently have no wifi device. I believe its an RT73-based chipset, and I do seem to have rt73.bin in /lib/firmware. The system insists that I have ...
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Wifi networks will not show up!

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on an old '08 macbook. I've gone to system settings>Software & Updates>Additional Drivers and enabled the wireless driver. But when I click the wifi icon on the top ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 will not connect to wifi

I am running Ubuntu 12.04. My wifi network is discoverable but when I try to connect it just continuously tries to connect and fails and asks for the password again every 5 minutes! Help!
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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 USB Keyboard and Mouse not Detected Ubuntu 12.04

I am having a problem with my newest installation of ubuntu on my Samsung Chromebox. As soon as I boot into the computer, the mouse and keyboard are not recognized. Mouse clicks/movement does not ...
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Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection Setup

Any ideas how to set up Canon PIXMA MG3150 Wireless Connection? On the cannon site it says press WPS button on router... I do not have this button on my router. I run Ubuntu Studio 14.04. I have also ...
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How can i prevent the wifi to auto disconnects when idle

After few minutes when my laptop is idle it's automatically locks the screen and disconnects from the wireless network and then reconnects when I unlock the screen. Is it possible to change this ...
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UBUNTU 14.04 RTL8192cu blinking wifi led

I have a realtek wireless card and the blinking wifi led is driving me crazy. The installed driver it had was rtl8193cu but I had connectivity issues so I downgraded it to rtl8192cu and that's when ...
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Disabled WiFi but it keeps re-enabling itself; want it to stay disabled

I have an Alienware X51 desktop with a wireless card, I have it connected via ethernet and want to permanently disable WiFi from ever using itself. When running Windows, I go to device manager and ...
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How do I get to work my Atheros AR9485 Wireless card in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

I've recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in my ASUS D550CA, and so far things have gone great. The only problem I've got is the Wi-Fi. It doesn't work. I've got an Qualcomm Atheros AR9485. I've ...
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Failing using a mobile broadband usb modem

I get the following notice on the screen: "Your current network has a .local domain which is not recommended and incompatible with the AVAHI network service discovery. The service has been disabled." ...
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Kernel module loading order - that is module “wl”(wireless) load first, then “b44”(lan)- how to enable this order when starting up?

I have a old Dell inspiron 1720 laptop which comes with a bcm4312 wirless card and bcm4401-B0 onboard lan. # lspci -vvnn | grep 14e4 03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation ...
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Not able to get a wired/wireless connection using ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have a Dell Inspiron E1505 that was using ubuntu 12.04 with no problem after I made some changes to get wireless up and running. But after ubuntu 14.04 was installed from a DVD, the internet was ...
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The volume “filesystem root” has only 0 bytes disk space remaining? [duplicate]

I installed 14.04 two weeks ago and run into some strange troubles recently.It says The volume file system root has only 0 bytes disk space remaining.How to i increase the memory of that root disk and ...
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WiFi says connected but isn't

I have an Acer C720 converted over to Linux (ubunto 14.4). The WiFi used to work but it won't work at my current hotel. It says I'm connected though. Password is correct. It just says that every page ...
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problem with network manager (wireless related)

I am having problem with my wireless network for some period of time the network work fines but after some time it stop working ...trying to disconnect shows error device disconnect failed (4)did ...
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Install reliance Driver software in ubuntu 14.04

I'm Using Huawei ec 150 dongle. I need to install driver software It is quiet a big task for begineers in linux. So i took this matter over here. EDIT Output of lsusb Bus 001 Device 001: ID ...
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How to configure a network printer in Ubuntu 14.04

I have 2 printers on a home WiFi network that are accessed by 2 desktops running Windows. I have a new laptop on which I am learning/trying Ubuntu 14.04. How do I configure things to access these ...
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Wireless in virtualbox not working

I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed. I have enabled the USB nic in settings in Virtualbox manager but when I use lshw -C network it does not show the wireless nic Using lsusb shows this output: Bus 001 ...
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I am not able to connect to wifi network

I had tried every code every idea every thing but I failed wireless driver Broadcom BCM43412, but when I checked pci-id it show not supported. my pci id is 14e4:4365 and chip id is BCM43142. I tried ...
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Cannot connect to wifi using lubuntu GUI on Ubuntu server 14.04

As a first, I just want to say that this website is brilliant and has helped me no end whilst getting back into Ubuntu. I have recently converted a VAIO laptop to run Ubuntu server 14.04. The first ...
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Internet drops out when using shared hub or streaming media

Depending on the network I'm connected to my (wireless) internet will drop out every 30 seconds to every few hours. How often I drop out (seemingly) depends on the network, and the amount of traffic ...
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MacMini (running Ubuntu 14.04) loses wlan connection when uploading larger files (several 100 mb) via ownCloud

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on an old MacMini with the intention of running it as a homeserver. Additionally I installed ownCloud and tried to sync some files both from a laptop running elementaryOS and ...
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How to get Wifi working on Ubuntu 14.04 (Macbook Pro Retina 15 inch - 2014)

I just downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 on my Macbook Pro Retina 15 inch 2014 version using usb. My problem is I can't get the Wifi working. No wifi connections would display on the wifi menu. I've tried ...
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Cisco AM10 USB wireless adapter not recognized on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently updated (and also tried a fresh install) of the most recent Ubuntu OS for my Dell Optiplex. My USB adapter worked fine before the update. Now the adapter is not working / recognized. ...
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Unstable wireless Ubuntu 14.04

The internet connection is relatively stable however it seems to drop every few minutes for 10-20 seconds. Panda Ultra Wireless N Unstable Connection ...
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WiFi adaptor cannot connect to AP

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1 with a TP-Link WiFi TL-WN722N adaptor. With help from the guys here, I installed the driver for the adaptor and I can connect it to my smartphone's hot spot network. (Link:My ...
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Upgrade to 14.04 lost wi fi

I updated yesterday to 14.04. ( Just said yes to upgrade offer and let it roll ) Now the wi fi icon on my HP Elitebook stays stubbornly red. I can connect with ethernet cable ok. Any suggestions ?
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No wireless connection in menu bar

So I recently added Ubuntu to my samsung chromebook. I used the steps shown on cnnetwork. I can't open software center because I have no wireless connection in my menu bar. I tried Alt+F2 and entering ...
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Failling install Ralink RT5592 driver on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

My problem concerns the installation of a wi-fi driver (RT5592) for my new wi-fi adapter (PCE-N53) on my newly built computer. Basically, I don't manage to get the driver installed and therefore I ...
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downloading from repository

please I am new to usrp and ubuntu, I want to try out some the projects from Cgran precisely, I want to try out "Two-way relaying with network coding" but to start with I don't even know how to get ...
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How to download packages from repository? [on hold]

please i am new to usrp and want to try out some the projects on Cgran precisely i want to try out Two-way relaying with network coding but to start with i don.t even know how to get the file from the ...
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Wifi not working…still

Upgraded to 14.04 from 12.04 (which was working fine). Now wifi will not connect most of the time. Sometimes when rebooted it connects but most of the time it will not. I have not changed anything ...
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Does driver exist for Trendnet AC1200 Dual Band Wireless adapter for Ubuntu 14.04 64bit?

I'm new to Ubuntu and was wondering if Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit drivers exist for the Trendnet AC1200 Dual Band Wireless USB 3.0 adapter. I tried searching the forums for my specific adapter, but no luck. ...
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intel wireless ac 7260 not working

I just installed ubuntu 14.04 lts in my new laptop (asusq502la) I need help to make my wireless card already look at additional drivers but don't appear anyvdriver in there. Also I already download ...
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wifi hotspot is not working..[ hard blocked:yes]

I'm completely new to Ubuntu , I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed. I am unable to turn on the wireless key in the network panel. Whenever I try rfkill unblock all and rfkill list all then it shows -> ...
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Wireless Drivers for Broadcom BCM 4321 (14e4:4329) will not stay connected to a wireless network

So, I'm not necessary new to Linux, I just never took the time to learn it, so please, bare with me. I just swapped out one of my wireless cards from one computer to another. This wireless card in ...
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New laptop with Atheros AR956x wireless adapter wont work on ubuntu 14.00

I Bought a new laptop Asus X451MA, it has AR956x wireless adapter the thing is is not working i had to attach a usb wifi adapter and it worked fine, I need some help guys getting the drivers for that ...