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

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Wi-Fi not detected

I have just loaded Ubuntu 15.10. I am already well pleased compared to Windows 10, BUT I cannot get the Wi-Fi detected. The Internet works via an Ethernet cable. Could one of you kind people explain ...
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*qualcomm atheros device 0041 linux

new to the os trying to find a fix for my qualcomm atheros device 0041 linux wifi problem it is not showing up in version 15 i do not have access to a wired connection only wifi so what should I do?
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How do I view wireless networks?

I'm a new Ubuntu user and trying to connect to the internet. When I boot my machine with Windows it shows wireless networks to connect to but when I boot with Ubuntu there are none shown. Is there ...
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Elementary OS Wifi keep disconnecting [on hold]

im using a HP pavilion laptop and have recently installed the new elementary distro as I am use to the mac UI and know elementary is very similar. I have connected the OS to my wifi and if not ...
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Ubuntu 14.04not connecting to wifi

I just bought a BRAND NEW lenovo ideapad and installed 14.04lts. Currently it shows the wi-fi icon as trying to connect but a few second later it shows the alert that I have been disconnected. Can ...
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Wireless adapter speed changes

I have an Xubuntu desktop in another part of house from router. I use a USB wireless adapter to connect. At first it works with a speed of 72 Mb/s. Then intermittently it will drop to 7 Mb/s for ...
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Please I'm new to ubuntu 14.04 and i can't connect to wifi

Please, i'm new to ubuntu 14.04 and i can't connect to wifi available. I'm using hp pro book 450-G2. But i can use an ethernet cable to connect to the internet. there's actually no option for me to ...
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WiFi not working on Asus Q503UA Xubuntu 14.04

I'm running Xubuntu 14.04 on an Asus Q503UA-BHI5T16. It has an Intel wireless 7265 driver. WiFi works in Windows. But when I installed Xubuntu (completely getting of Windows), it doesn't work. ...
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Wifi not working in ubuntu

My wifi is not working. The ethernet works well. Wifi also works in windows dual boot. Hence it isnt hardware problem. Please advice. iwconfig eth0 no wireless extensions. lo no wireless ...
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Ndiswrapper help D: [on hold]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B79Z6mVoNMo plz tell me how to fix this :/ its getting kinda annoying ;~; (im also VERY new to linux)
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Can't get Wi-Fi working on my compaq notebook 0bda:5776

Hi guys I'm really new to linux. I installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my primary laptop. My wifi gets connected but doesn't work if I disable and re-enable it, doesn't show any available network. I connected ...
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Wireless doesn't connect Lubuntu

As a newbie w/o Geek ancestry, I'm struggling through the setup of Lubuntu 15.10 on an old Gateway laptop. I made it past the Broadcom scourge and my wireless indicator glows, but I can't make a ...
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Internet through WiFi, LAN through ethernet

How can I have my Ubuntu system simultaneously access the internet through its own WiFi adapter (not sharing) and have the wired ethernet connection be used to access the LAN? Where LAN means it's ...
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Checking for WIFI Drivers before installing

How do I know if the ubuntu install will have my network drivers? I have a laptop with no ethernet connector, only wifi. How can I make sure that the installation will have the wifi drivers before I ...
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how to connect roku to xfinity wifi [on hold]

what i am trying to do is find a supportable hotpot app for iPhone. Doing that to get a device that my roku will be able to pick up.??? any help?
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Macbook Pro 13" mid 2010 no wifi

I have dual booted xubuntu 14.04 on to my macbook pro. Previously I had Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on this laptop with the same issue, but I never solved it. I cannot see any wifi networks when I click on the ...
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No wifi connection Ubuntu 15.10

I can not connect internet due wifi despite that the upper panel show the computer is connected due wifi. Under settings / software and updates / other drivers there is no wifi driver showed. If have ...
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Cannot detect wifi on a newly installed Ubuntu 15.10

The question has been edited according to the standard. The situation is: I have just downloaded and booted Ubuntu live media and update it by the commands sudo apt-get update and sudo apt-get ...
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Wifi device becomes disabled every time computer goes to sleep

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a Dell Inspiron 11" notebook computer. Every time I close the laptop or let it go to sleep, when I sign back in, the Wifi has been disabled. It is easy enough to ...
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Ubuntu wifi usually not working on boot, needs kernel module restart

After installing Ubuntu on my netbook, an F205TA, wifi seems to be not working correctly. Usually wifi is not working after boot, but starts working after one or more tries of: sudo modprobe -r ...
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path to source code for network subsytem [duplicate]

I am new to linux world (I guess question reflects it :) ). I am going through tutorial on wifi drivers and it says source code would be at net/mac80211/ieee80211_sta.c. I tried to look inside my ...
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How to use IWCONFIG to set my wireless power management timeout/profile

Can I use iwconfig to set my wireless power management timeout? I don't know what can be done, but I read the man page on the command line and it has some configurations for power management. What I ...
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No internet access [on hold]

I am using ubuntu 15.04 on a Dell inspiron 5521. For several days I have not been able to connect to the internet. My wireless network is connected but when I went to open firefox it shows: server ...
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wifi for ubuntu 15.10 [on hold]

After installing ubuntu 15.10 I am not able to use a wireless internet connection.
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Flight mode always ON, wificard hardblocked

first of all i don't know english very well, so i'm sorry if i'll write something wrong. Furthermore i'm a novice in the linux world :S I'm having some problem with wifi after the installation of ...
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How can I connect to 2 WiFi networks at the same time to my laptop?

I have two separate wireless networks, to which I need to connect the Ubuntu simultaneously,both has internet access.I'm using Dell vostro 1014 (Ubuntu 15.10).Is it possible ?
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Upgrading to latest kernel disabled by USB Wifi Dongle

I recently updated to the latest kernel, and the USB wifi dongle stopped working. I booted into an earlier kernel version, and wifi dongle works perfectly in that (I am currently using that). Can ...
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Ubuntu 15.10 wifi not listed Lenovo ideapad 500

i recently install Ubuntu 15.10 onto my Lenovo Ideapad 500. For the life of me I can't get the wifi on my laptop to work with this OS. Ive tried everything but only ethernet works. My wifi worked fine ...
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Wireless drops after 10-15 mins in Ubuntu 16.04 Lenovo b50-10

I've been using Ubuntu since Vista pushed me away from Bill Gates' software, but a low level user as I've been lucky enough that on all the laptops I've run it's worked glich free, which now I come to ...
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Get information such as load on my WiFi interface (hostapd)

I have a computer running as an access point using hostapd. I would like to know if it is possible to get some information about it, like load and bit rate ?
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Just installed ubuntu and my wireless is not working

Hey I just installed ubuntu and my wireless is not working. It is a intel dual band wireless ac 3165. My first thought was to go to the intel and get the driver for it. So I done that and got the ...
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I Just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on Acer Z1402-3563, but the Connection always get offline and just working on cable [on hold]

I'am new to use ubuntu operating system, i've installed on my laptop after instalation i can not get any list of wifi SSID on my connection. can any of master ubuntu can teach me how to fix this. i ...
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Will Ubuntu 16.04 support the rtl8192eu chipset out of the box?

I'm now using MINT 17.3 with kernel 3.19.0-32-generic, because the drivers for the rtl8192eu wireless chipset are only available for the 3.x series of kernel. It does not function on 4.x based ...
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Wifi Drop Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed ubuntu 14.04 and my wifi keeps dropping out for some unknown reason: ahsan518@ahsan:~/setup/vagrant$ sudo lshw -C network [sudo] password for ahsan518: *-network ...
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WLAN device not working in Ubuntu Server

I have just installed Ubuntu Server on an old PC to use as a Plex Media Server. I wish to connect it to my wireless network but the wireless netwrok interface is not showing up in ...
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Slow wifi in ubuntu 14.04 with realtek wifi adapter [duplicate]

Bus 009 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 006 Device 002: ID 041e:4055 Creative Technology, Ltd Live! Cam Video IM Pro Bus 006 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 ...
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Wifi pw contains å and Ubuntu cant connect?

I tried connecting to a wifi with two Ubuntu machines and none of them worked. Removed the ä from the password and now they work. Come to think of it I also removed - and + but I bet it was å that was ...
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How to install Qualcomm Atheros WiFi Device Driver which is Missing in Ubuntu MATE 15.10?

$ lspci -nn 02:00.0 Network controller: Qualcomm Atheros Device [168c:0041] (rev 20) Now i'm using Ubuntu MATE 15.10. I have installed some other Linux Distro. But none of them has driver ...
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Wifi realtek Realtek 8723BE inoperative on ubuntu 15.10

I've just purchased a notebook lenovo b50-80, mate ubuntu 15.10 installation with bios in legacy mode I made several attempts to operate the card by following this guide: Realtek 8723BE Wifi problem; ...
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Wireless driver for mouse movement on Ubuntu 15.10

Setup I have a wireless board which is used to move mouse on a respective computer. It is connected through a dongle wirelessly to the computer. The driver/application is available are for only ...
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Problems with wireless

I'm a ubuntu beginner user. I thought to have some problems with the driver of my network interface problems but apparently there weren't any ( wireless driver ). Unfortunately I went here: Wireless ...
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WiFi auto detection in Window 10 ok but not in Ubuntu 14.04

I have successfully installed ubuntu 14.4 LTS alongside with Window 10 in my new Aspire E15 E5-573G-779S. WiFi auto detection in Window 10 is ok but not in Ubuntu 14.04. Appreciate if anyone can help ...
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Can I kick users off my dongle? [on hold]

I have an Osprey dongle from ee and use nethogs to regularly see who is using it and how much data is being used. Is there any way that I can disconnect users or block certain ip addresses?
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wireless driver

I am still a beginner user of Linux (and also of this forum). I own a Thinkpad T430 and since I switched to ubuntu (15.10) from windows7, I have the feeling that my network interface controller ...
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Simple Scanner fails to find wifi MG3222 all in one scanner, Printer works

I'm trying to get the Simple Scanner to connect to wifi MG3222, the printer connects good and prints a test page and any other doc. The desk top is running Ubuntu 14.04 up to date software, 32bit ...
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can we code only using the .tcl file? [closed]

Is it possible to code the entire code in tcl only? without modifying or including .cc and .h file? I am asking this because I was advised this. Just want a confirmation please.
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ubuntu 14.04: cannot connect to WiFi using TLS and WPA2 Enterprise with certificate

After the latest updates to my Ubuntu 14.04 I can no longer connect to corporate WiFi using TLS and WPA2 Enterprise with certificate. I did some research, and this bug (for Ubuntu 15.04) is the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and hplip wifi, hp photsmart scanner always acquires old image

I've a hp photsmart plus on Linux Ubuntu 14.04 (wifi hplip driver) and all was scanning well until yesterday. Now happens that the scanner show me always an image acquired yesterday. If I put a new ...
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how do I block other computers in LAN like 'net cut' in windows

i used 'net cut' in school to block other computers in LAN. How can I do the same in Ubuntu? I am looking for a program or terminal commands.
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TRIED EVERYTHING ON THE INTERNET: Upgraded to ubuntu 15.04. No wifi interfaces [closed]

$ lspci -nnk | grep 0280 -A2 07:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n [14e4:4365] (rev 01) Subsystem: Dell Wireless 1704 802.11n + BT 4.0 [1028:0016] ...