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

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WIFI problem with Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on HP ENVY

i read and do what the others answers say but my WIFI works terrible. Anyone can help me solve this problem? The laptop is an HP ENVY The network controller: RTL8188EE Wireless Network Adapter (rev ...
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I installed wifi driver by using Windows wireless driver but It won't work

I installed wifi driver by using Windows wireless driver. it's shown Hardware present: yes but it won't work after I restart, the button about wireless on the top of the right was disappear. And in ...
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Wireless network card drivers

I was wondering if drivers are available for the Linksys WMP300n wireless network card for Ubuntu? Any help would be greatly appreciated.
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cannot connect to internet on WiFi in 14.04

I installed a WiFi router today. Things work fine in windows but in ubuntu cannot connect to internet using this connection
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Installing Wireless driver without connection

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 on my machine and I am trying to get it connected to the internet. I have a wireless adapter and have the install disc. Due to having no Internet during install ...
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Please Help me! Cant get my Wireless to work

i try to get my wireless adapter to work on Kali Linux (3.18.0-kali3-amd64). I read lots of post abot exactlly that topic, but none of that worked for me. I have a D-LINK WIRELESS ADAPTER DWA-171 i ...
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WIFI Mediatek MT7630 not working on ubuntu 14,04, need help

My laptop asus x550cc has a wifi adapter mediatek MT7630E and it doesn't work on ubuntu. In the Internet there are drivers, but the install doesn't work, comes up with error. Need help with
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How to restrict wifi to only a certain signal type

I'm looking to restrict the wifi adapter in my laptop to only use b/g instead of using n and to deactivate n entirely, if possible. Is there any way of doing this? By default, the adapter seems to use ...
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wlan0 does not work.(eth0, wlan0 same netmask)

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. as wlan0 was connected to WiFi. The ping is not a gateway for wlan0. netmask of eth0 and wlan0 is the same. root@kwon-530U3C-530U4C:/home/kwon# ifconfig eth0 Link ...
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could not start hostapd on ubuntu 14.10

Could not start hostapd , it shows the following message hrirks@hrirks-Aspire-5750G:/etc/hostapd$ sudo service hostapd start * Starting advanced IEEE 802.11 management hostapd ...
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wifi connection on ubuntu 14.10 is very slowly and inestable after some time of use internet

my wifi connection is very slowly and inestable, i install dual boot on my machine in windows 8.1 wifi is ok, but in ubuntu kernel 3.16 after some minutes is each time more slowly, my card information ...
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How to install Edimax EW-7811Un

I can't connect to the Internet using Edimax EW-7811Un on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I tried everything can anyone help me install the driver can one send me code for terminal to install the driver The ...
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How to setup Brother 2135 over Wifi without WPS?

I have a Brother 2135W printer. I can print over USB, yet I want configure it in my local network over Wifi. I used to have a router supporting WPS. There, it was possible to setup the printer easily ...
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If I don't want to use Broadcom drivers, what are my options?

I am having trouble with some wifi connections. Some questions I’ve read seem to blame the Broadcom drivers. I ran the following: sudo apt-get remove broadcom-sta-common broadcom-sta-source ...
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WiFi is not recognized on first boot [on hold]

Can you understand German? That would be great. Every time I (Compaq 6910p on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS) turn on my notebook, the WLAN can not be detected. After the second or third boot it usually works). ...
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Hybrid suspend wifi issue on wake up in Ubuntu 14.04.2

I am trying to use Hybrid suspend in Ubuntu 14.04.2 . While the suspend and resume works, the wifi and the networking breaks every time. Running /etc/init.d/networking restart or service networking ...
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Wireless problems on an Ubuntu laptop

I'm new to Linux, and I'm having trouble getting wifi set up on my laptop. The laptop is a Lenovo T430, I'm running the most recent version of ubuntu, and my wireless card is an Intel Advanced-N ...
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Make KNetworkManager follow radio status set on the command line

I have installed the KDE desktop on my Notebook. However, when I enter into airplane mode on the command line by nmcli r wifi off the GUI of the KNetworkManager does not show the little ...
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string descriptor 0 read error: -22 (Wont Bootup)

I have a Acer Aspire TC-605, my specs are the following: Windows 8.1 Intel Core i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GHz 3.40GHz 12GB Ram 64-bit Operating System, x64-based processor but I keep getting that error, ...
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Wifi disconnects randomly when sharing through Samba

I have two laptops: One running Windows 8 and another Ubuntu 14.10. I installed Samba, then tried to share images from Windows to Linux by sharing a folder in Linux. File starts to transfer and some ...
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WLAN not connected, sometimes

any suggestions how could I solve this: sometimes when I boot the machine (approx 50% of the time), WLAN can see the AP but seems to seek it for a rather long time, and finally is not able to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 wifi not working properly on my hp probook 4540s

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 on my hp probook 4540s with Ralink 539a wifi module. I noticed that wifi is not working properly. It receives a very weak signal, even when very close to the ...
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Wireless extremely slow on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS alongside Windows 7 about a month ago. Since then my internet connectivity has been extremely slow. I am connected using WiFi and I have a Intel wireless 7260 network ...
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Wifi (Broadcom BCM43225) not working on 14.04 LTS x64

I have this on my Acer 3820 Notebook: lspci -nnk | grep -iA2 net 03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Qualcomm Atheros AR8151 v1.0 Gigabit Ethernet [1969:1073] (rev c0) Subsystem: Acer ...
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MacBook Pro 9.2 Ubuntu 14.04 Full Link Quality Wireless Error

Hey guys I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on my mac, After being on the wifi for around 5 to 10 mins it randomly shows the signal as being maxed but the internet stops working all together. Here is what it ...
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aphotspot is working but my android device cant connect to the ssid

I am new to Ubuntu 14.10,I Have successfully created WLAN-Hotspot on my laptop. I have entered the password on my android phone and It was stuck at obtaining IP address for tethering. I have tried ...
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belkin n300 f9l4500 doesnt work on ubuntu 14.04

I am running ubuntu 14.04. I am relatively new and I tried to install ndiswrapper-1.59 and it say there is now directory at all. I do not have a wired internet connection at all (my apartment only ...
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How to install brother mfc-J615w printer wirelessly on ubuntu14.04

I am trying to use my Brother MFC-J615W wireless printer in Ubuntu 14.04. I have installed the driver available from Brother ...
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How to install bcm43142 drivers on my hp-p001tx

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04. I searched my problem on askubuntu and installed many drivers and used many codes but in vain. I'm a newbie to Linux. Please guide me. On system updated its showing the ...
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Unsolicited response in Sierra Aircard

I have AirCard 320u from Sierra wireless.It will expose 4 serial ports ttyUSB0,ttyUSB1,ttyUSB3,ttyUSB4 I am trying to get unsolicited response from the modem (AT port ttyUSB2). I have tried AT^CURC=1 ...
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Need fix for TP-LINK TL-WN821N wi fi adapter

I have purchased a TP-LINK TL-WN821N 300Mbps Wireless N USB Adapter and running on Ubuntu latest version 14.04.2 I'm getting very slow speed. I found a fix on ...
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Installing Broadcom Wireless Drivers for “Chip ID”: BCM4360, “PCI-ID”: 14e4:43a0 (rev 03) on Ubuntu 14.04

I was trying to follow instructions provided in this question AFAIU bcmwl-kernel-source is a proper driver for me. But after installation nothing changed. By "nothing changed" I mean iwconfig shows ...
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can not enable wifi on Xubuntu

Please read the question in full before marking it as duplicate, I have just installed Xubutu 14.04 on my VGNFE31H laptop The laptop has two wifi devices. First: The laptop has a built in wifi card ...
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How do I configure Ubuntu to share wifi connection with a single computer on a LAN? [duplicate]

I have 3 computers, 2 laptops with wifi and one PC with no wireless connection. I wish to use one of the laptop as a wireless gateway for the PC only. I know how to share with qll computer on q LAN, ...
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Bypass 'Hard blocked' wifi

Hi! So I recently installed Ubuntu mate 14.04, but the wifi drivers broke after the install. Now the the wifi is hard block and I am unable to reactivate it. I do not have a wifi button nor a setting ...
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nm-applet wifi-issues on Lubuntu 14.04

on my 64bit installation of lubuntu (lxde) nm-applet has been working fine but since my latest installation of several updates (haven't updated for some weeks) it seems something broke and i can't ...
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cannot connect to wpa2/wpa enterprise withou tcertificate [duplicate]

i have already talked to the network administrater and they do not have/require a certificate to log into the server. however it keeps having a infinate loop asking for a certificate and my ...
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Ubuntu keeps asking for Wifi password

I've recently installed the latest version of Ubuntu (64 bit), alongside my Windows 8 dual booted machine. The problem I'm having is trying to connect to my school network, the school uses a username ...
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Ease of use of the system [on hold]

I have a form of dislexia and have over the years tried ubuntu/linux etc, nothing is easy i have tried 14.04 ,cant get on internet got wifi no internet Ask a question or help all you get is long ...
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Porting WiFi network from NetworkManager to /etc/network/interfaces

I'm trying to move a WiFi network configuration from NetworkManager to static configuration in /etc/network/interfaces. The fully working NetworkManager configuration that I have right now is: ...
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Wifi not getting detected after upgrading to 14.04 [D-Link N 300 DSL-2750U]

I connected the ethernet cable and waited for additional drivers to show up, did not happen. Help needed urgently. Here's the result of the wireless script: http://paste.ubuntu.com/10516365/
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Can't connect to Internet via D-Link Dir-600 Router on Ubunto 14.10

I recently installed Ubunto 14.10 and have trouble accessing the internet with my current network setup at home. (Cisco EPC2308G Moden - D-Link DIR-600 Router - Samsung R540 Laptop) I can access the ...
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No coffee shop WiFi for just me

I am currently in a coffee shop I frequent regularly and I am finally fed up with my issue. Some how I am the only one in the entire building that cannot use their WiFi. I see OSX and Windows ...
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N WiFi Adapter only working in G mode

So, I have a PC running Ubuntu 64-bit in my bedroom, and I am trying to use the onboard WiFi (Broadcom 43228 802.11a/b/g/n) to connect to the router which is 2 floors down on the ground floor. The ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 slow wireless connection

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell XPS 15 9530. Now, everything except the wireless connection works fine. I've googled, and found this solution, but it didn't change anything for me (i.e. ...
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And suddenly WIFI won't work

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my DELL INSPIRON laptop. WIFI was working perfectly until I installed kde-desktop. When I did I logged in to it, WIFI was still working!! But after like 10 ...
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wifi problem in 14.04 password window appears [on hold]

I'm unable to connect to WiFi, it keeps on asking password, but not connecting to the network. I have tried changing edit settings by unticking all users can connect. I am using DELL Inspirion N4010 ...
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How do I reconnect my WiFi without entering the superuser password?

The connection to my Mythbuntu system was recently changed from cable to WiFi. Now sometimes the computer disconnects the WiFi-connection and prompts for authentication. How do I tell Mythbuntu to ...
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WiFi card UNCLAIMED

I have Asus r510jk with Ubuntu 14.10 on it. I had some problems with with, so I tried installing drivers for my network card: Realtek RLT8821ae. Problems occured when I restarted system, and there ...
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Wireless connection lost after few minutes

WiFi works on other devices but just not with my new laptop. It seems like I get a connection after rebooting, but once I lose it, I always have to reboot to get connection. Here is the info I got ...