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

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Wireless network icon won't display on the panel

I check the nm-applet on the terminal and this is what it showed up I search on the web for possible solutions for that and i tried it but it doesn't work out.
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Wrong headers for Linux version

I have an ODroid U2 running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Linux version 3.8.13.30. I am trying to get my USB WiFi dongle working through this tutorial. However, at the sudo dkms install 8192cu/1.10 stage, I ...
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15.04 can't connect to WiFi when not password protected, but has login page

This has happened more than once with me, so I decided to ask. If the WiFi network is password protected my laptop connects fine. If the WiFi is completely open it connects fine as well. The problem ...
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WiFi gets disconnected on TP-Link router. Where do I begin to debug?

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 on my Asus laptop and my WiFi router is TP-Link TD-W8951ND. The WiFi keeps on getting disconnected intermittently. The same is not observed for other routers, for example, ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 - cannot enable additional drivers

I've just installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my hd. When I try to enable the Broadcom 802.11 wireless driver from Software & Updates, Additional Drivers, the dialog just refreshes itself and tells me that ...
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I have a DWA-171 Wireless adapter I am trying to install on an older machine that is runninng LXLE

I downloaded a .zip file from the D-Link website, but there is no executable file on the extraction. Can someone please tell me how to use this to install the driver for this wireless adapter? I am ...
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Wifi stopped working after update to 15.04

I can still see the wifi networks that are available and attempt to connect to them but the connection doesn't work. I'm using a laptop and I have connected to these networks successfully before the ...
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Toshiba Satellite M45-S359 wifi no longer working Ubuntu on 14.10

I seem to be having the same problem that a lot of others have had. -Toshiba Satellite M45-S359 -Ubuntu 14.10 Wifi worked when I had Windows XP running, then when I ran the Ubuntu test environment. ...
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Dropping wifi connection on Ubuntu while stable on windows 8.1

I'm new to Ubuntu and my WiFi connection is very unstable: the connection drops after some time and sometimes I'm even unable to connect. I ran the wireless_script required to get wireless info on my ...
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Connection randomly drops on PEAP wifi

I'm currently on Ubuntu 15.04. I have an Intel AC 7260 wireless card, and I'm using the iwlwifi-7260-ucode-25.16.12.0 driver from https://wireless.wiki.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/iwlwifi The ...
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Can't connect to wireless, broadcom doesn't work

I have broadcom drivers but it doesn't work, when I hit apply change noething happens. I have only WIFI and can't connect to networks. Output of: lspci -vnn | grep Network : Network controlles ...
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SOLVED- HP Wireless keyboard and mouse not working with ubuntu 12.04

I own a HP wireless keyboard mouse which use the same USB dongle to connect to the PC. The keyboard works in BIOS and GRUB but when I reach the login screen, they stop working. It worked earlier after ...
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USB Wifi DW130 not recognized in Ubuntu

I purchased a D Link DW130 USB WiFi modem and cannot get it recognized in Ubuntu. I am very PC knowledgeable but have just installed Ubuntu for the first time this morning. Can anyone help me to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 lts not booting in new location

When at home, my laptop boots and operates perfectly, including the WiFi. However, when I take it to work, the boot process is interrupted. The graphical envirmonment appears, but nothing works. I ...
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No wireless networks listed since upgrade from Ubuntu 14.10 to 15.04

PVC is a Dell 1545. dual booting Windows 7 & Ubuntu. I upgraded from 14.04 to 14.10 yesterday morning, all worked ok including wireless connection. Then a few hours later upgraded from 14.10 to ...
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How do I enable wifi support on a dell precision m4600 with Unbuntu 14 on it?

I have a Dell Precision M4600. I installed a new hard drive and loaded Unbuntu 14.0.2LTS. I cannot find a way to connect to my wireless network to get updates. It appears that the drivers are not ...
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Dell xps 12 convertible Ubuntu 14.04 no wireless

I cant seem to get the wireless to work i have tried some fixes but it doesn't want to work i have the 7260 ac Intel wireless card. P.S the laptop doesn't have an Ethernet port.
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WiFi connected but won't load

I've had Ubuntu 14 installed for the past 3 - 4 months & its been pretty good but in the past week or so I keep getting WiFi problems. The WiFi just stops working every few minutes but shows that ...
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LAN with Android device w/o sharing internet connection

I've been searching a solution to my problem that might be simple but I couldn't so here's my problem: I have an Ubuntu running PC with a web server. I'd like to access this web server through my ...
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Wireless power management turns back on in 15.04

I have turned off power management for my wireless. I did that in /etc/pm/power.d/wireless. When I try to connect to a network, the power management turns back on. So the connection fails. I try: ...
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Is it possible to ruduce background network use when on mobile wifi hotspot

Short version: What is the easiest way to temporarily reduce the amount of background network traffic to a minimum? Long Version: I'm connecting to a mobile wi-fi hotspot hosted by my cell phone, If ...
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How to connect to network drive when I'm not home

I have bought a 3 TB WD MyCloud network drive and successfully connected to it through Nautilus using Connect to Server and then smb:// followed by the IP address. I then bookmarked the different ...
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Wlan0 interface gone after a reboot

I am using kubuntu 14.04 on my HP laptop, but I can't connect to my wifi. ifconfig returns eth0 and lo as the only interfaces. ifconfig -a shows the wlan0 interface. Tried ifconfig wlan0 up gives ...
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Having problems with negative monitor channel, intimidated!

When I try this command: aireplay-ng -1 0 mon0 -a xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx I get this output: No source MAC (-h) specified. Using the device MAC (xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx) 17:51:23 Waiting for beacon frame ...
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Fedora 21 problems after upgrade of Ubuntu to 15.04 [on hold]

I had Ubuntu 14.04 and Fedora 21 dual boot. After upgrading Ubuntu to 15.04 several problems occured. First GRUB didn't recognized Fedora anymore, so I needed to mount partition and then update GRUB. ...
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wifi not working with linux zorin [on hold]

WiFi not working . My details in this link http://paste.ubuntu.com/10954436/ my WiFi shows blow. Can any one help ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 30 Apr 2015 23:06 IST +0530 ...
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Crazy Wifi Connection

I've just bought a DELL XPS 13". Testing the new Ubuntu 15.04, everything was ok. During the test I've just enabled an additional driver for the Wi-fi (Broadcom bcm4352 ). So I've installed Ubuntu. ...
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How to I connect to WIFI when installing Ubuntu

I am installing Ubuntu - I am quite new to this. After I choose language I keep getting not connected to network. How do I connect to WiFi? I don't have a wired connection - it is a notebook with ...
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Wifi not working in Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS

Here's what rkfill list returns 0: ideapad_wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: ideapad_bluetooth: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no ...
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Internet not working after upgrading to 15.04

I upgraded to 15.04 today and have had a series of problems, during the upgrade there were a number of messages saying that packages could not be installed because of an error. Then When I rebooted ...
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Network security at home [on hold]

tomorrow i will move to an apartment with other students, we will all share the same network and i am concerned because i don't know if they know how to access my pc through lan. What can i do to ...
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WiFi not working on HP Probook & HP 431 Notebooks

I am new to Ubuntu/Linux, this is my first ever install. Have installed Ubuntu 14.04 on an old HP Probook 5310m & a HP 431. I installed it from USB stick and overwrote Windows 7. Everything looks ...
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Ubuntu Studio 15.04 Broadcom b43 issues

After looking at all the questions about this topic, I have no idea which way to proceed. I did look in the /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist-bcm43.conf file & sure enough, b43 is there. I don't know how ...
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Can't connect to some wireless networks using a rtl8188ee wireless adapter

I have a problem connecting to some networks on Ubuntu MATE 15.04 with my Toshiba c55 laptop which has the rtl8188ee wireless adapter. I can connect to my home network without a problem, but I can't ...
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Unstable wireless with Intel 7260 + iwlwifi after upgrade to 15.04

My wifi connection has gone unstable and I suspect it has something to do with upgrading to 15.04. I am working on a Lenovo Yoga 2 (not pro) laptop. The wireless card is Intel 7260, the driver is ...
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Wireless issues on new 15.04 install

I have recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 after having been forced to use windows for about a year. Unfortunately my laptop is having some pretty severe wifi issues since the switch. I suspect it is a ...
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Wi-fi speed dramatically low on Ubuntu vs Windows

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my machine. My kernel version is: 3.16.0-34-generic My problem is that download speed in Ubuntu (measured via speedtest.net is 0.78 Mbps while on Windows ...
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iwlwifi driver not working on 5Ghz / 2.4Ghz hybrid SSIDs

I set my router to broadcast wifi on both 5Ghz and 2.4Ghz, with the same access credentials and SSIDs. MyWifiHybrid Works fine on Windows, but on Ubuntu I noticed the iwlwifi (iwlmvm) driver is ...
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Wired USB mouse stops working on desktop

completely new to Ubuntu, but getting away from windows and mac. Basically my USB wired mouse stops working after a few minutes being on, I've tried with other computers and the mouse worked fine, ...
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Wireless printing

My wireless printer was working fine, but now it's not. I have been researching on here for related problems but so far have been unable to resolve the issue. I looked at the settings: It was ...
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HP Mini Stream bluetooth not working

Using (K)Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a HP Stream Mini desktop. It's in use as a HTPC and I'd like to get an aftermarket Bluetooth keyboard to work. I connect to a wired network so not bothered about the ...
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Just upgraded to 15.04: “ifup@wlan0.service” causing boot to last over 100 seconds - somebody look over my bootchart, please?

I'm in College, so it might be the network, but there is a huge gap in my boot-time due to something taking ages. My boot chart using "systemd-analyze plot > plot.svg": ...
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no wifi shows in ubuntu 9.1 & 11 [on hold]

I just install Ubuntu 9.1 but i connect my wifi dongle but it not works. I also try in ubuntu 10 & 11 but no wifi network show in my network. And when I install Ubuntu 12.05 it works properly. ...
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No Wi-Fi on MacBookPro7,1

So I managed to successfully install Ubuntu and get everything working except wireless. I do not have an Internet connection, but I can retrieve files from the Internet via use of my OS X partition. ...
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Wireless keyboard Logitech K330 doesn't work

I've installed Ubuntu (only base system, kernel 3.13, no graphic desktop) from Ubuntu minimal CD with my keyboard working. However after rebooting, it doesn't work at all. Keyboard itself does work ...
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Hostapd in VMware player

For internet, Im using a dongle. With the help of hostapd, I used to take hotspot from my laptop. I've one laptop which has ubuntu only. So, I can use hostapd easily to activate hotspot from my ...
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logic name of my usb wifi adapter changes

I am using my usb wifi adapter to connect to my wifi network. I have an internal adapter whose logic name was wlan0 when it was in use, but I have unloaded its driver module, so it doesn't take a ...
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I need the Broadcom ethernet Driver installer for Dell inspiron 1521 ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

Ethernet controller [0200]: Broadcom Corporation BCM4401-B0 100Base-TX [14e4:170c] (rev 02)
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Ubunto installs on my HP laptop but thennothing

I have downloaded 14.04.2 and installed on HP laptop, It already has windows vista but I wanted to format and install Ubunto only. Everything seem fine and it boots to desktop but then I don't see the ...
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Cannot connect to wifi network after upgrading to 15.04

I have a Toshiba satellite. Initially it was with Windows 8.1. Because I need to work other libraries so I doubled booted with Ubuntu 14.10. The Network adapters are Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC ...