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

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Fixed bit rate for usb-wifi dongle

I would like to do some measurements using wireless transmission at fixed bit rate. I know that this is possible using the command (for 1 Mbps) iwconfig wlan0 rate 1M This command takes effect when ...
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Ubuntu 15.04, Asus Flipbook TP500LN No Internet and touchpad did use NDISwrapper

So I installed Ubunutu 15.04 on my Asus Flipbook TP500LN, but I don't have acces to wi-fi (ethernet does work). Now I read about Ndiswrapper, I installed the program and used it to install my wi-fi ...
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Cannot create Access Point on Ubuntu 14.04 [Wireless card BCM4352]

I am unable to create wireless access point on my Ubuntu 14.04. I have BCM4352 wireless card. on running command iw list , I find that AP is not listed on supported interface modes. How can I get ...
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wifi won't stay connected

I have a HP Pavillion dv6000 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and a Broadcom wireless card (BCM4312). My Ethernet connection is fine. But when the wifi is turned on, it will stay connected for a short time and ...
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No connection, network card drivers?

I'm new to Ubuntu and I've just installed Ubuntu 15.04 as a dual boot with my Windows 8.1 64-bit. After the installation I can't connect to my wifi and the system doesn't recognize any network. What ...
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Wireless Driver for Broadcom BCM 4312 will not stay connected to a wireless network

I have a HP Pavillion dv6000 with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and a Broadcom wireless card (BCM4312). My Ethernet connection is fine. But when the wifi is turned on, it will stay connected for a short time and ...
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Is iwlwifi or iwldvm or wext the wireless driver?

From https://wireless.wiki.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/iwlwifi: iwlwifi is the wireless driver for Intel's current wireless chips. From ...
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Downloaded a CA certificate from our website but cannot find where the certificate downloaded

Authentication required by wi-fi network Authentication: Protected EAP (PEAP) Anonymous ID: CA certificate: (None) PEAP version: Inner Authentication: MSCHAPv2 username: password: I have link to ...
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WiFi problem in ubuntu 14.04 Intel Corporation PRO/Wireless 4965 AG or AGN [Kedron] Network Connection

My WiFi connect is slow, block. I install a fresh Ubuntu copy. This is my config: can someone help me? ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 04 May 2015 16:03 EEST +0300 Booted ...
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Wifi Driver for Ubuntu 13.10 for Dell Latitude E5440 [on hold]

Is there any wifi driver for Dell Latitude E5440 having Ubuntu 13.10 64 bit Thanks
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wifi Unstable

This is Thinkpad X1 Carbon Gen 3. It connects to the wifi on campus perfectly. However, it has problems connecting the router in my apartment. The wifi disconnects every 4-5 minutes -- it still shows ...
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how to install driver for belkin N600 wireless adapter on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have read through questions concerning installing driver for this wireless adapter, and found that the driver is closely dependent on the details of each adapter, thus I post my adapter here and ask ...
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Best Ubuntu Server version for Windows ME computer

I have a very very old HP Pavilion 6835 that formally ran Windows ME. I'm currently looking at installing Ubuntu Server on it to host some files, but it is only capable of running anything that is ...
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All ways to use ubuntu hotspot not working anymore

So, I've already tried all the tutorials I found on google to help to put a hotspot so I can access internet through my android cell phone... In the first try I just went on network -> use as hotspot ...
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Can't connect specific WIFI network (Ubuntu 15.04) - I tried all solutions on the forum, but didn't work -

I'm using Ubuntu 15.04, My computer cannot connect to a specific WIFI network, but it's connecting to this network using an ethernet port. Also when I open my computer with Windows 7, it can connect ...
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Do I need additional drivers?

I've Dell Inspiron 15R 5520 laptop. Do I need to install additional drivers for it? If yes, how do I install additional drivers? Intel(R) HD Graphics 4000 AMD Radeon Driver Sound Devices: Conexant ...
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Xubuntu wifi connection freezing

I just installed Xubuntu 14.04 along side Windows 7 Pro. I don't have any problem connecting to the wireless network. But after a while even though it shows that wifi is connected, I cannot access the ...
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4G dongle (for wireless internet) not detecting unless i restart ubuntu 12.04

I have a Airtel 4G LTE dongle. if i connect it to my laptop while laptop is on dongle is not getting detected. It only gets detected if i restart laptop. thank you in advance!
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wifi router connection

Since getting a new router, my desktop PC frequently loses its Wifi connection to the router for a few minutes. While having no connection, it doesn't give any obvious errors. My other devices (laptop ...
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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 ...