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

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How to create WiFi Hotspot when connected to wireless network in Ubuntu 14.04?

I followed this guide [KDE's network manager] http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/06/share-internet-with-android-ubuntu-1404/ but this is for wired connection. How can i create a wifi hotspot ...
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my wireless network is not working. i have my wireless info results. what should i do next?

http://paste.ubuntu.com/9628874/ This is the link to my wireless script info file. I do not know how to proceed further. I tried updating my network drivers but it didnt work.
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Help Drivers Wifi

Okay so I just installed unbuntu 14.04 but I cannot connect to the internet. I have a computer that needs a wifi stick but it will not let me download the driver. I am a newb to unbuntu. I have always ...
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wifi adatper on Dell Inspiron 1012m stopped working

I bought a Dell Inspiron 1012m for my mother-in-law. Thanks to others, a virus so corrupted the OS (Windows) I had to reformat the harddrive. I installed Ubuntu 12 (updated to 14). It had been ...
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I can see all wireless connections but cannot connect. Asus ubuntu 14.04

I can see the list of all wireless networks but when I click the connect button - nothing happens. Wired connection works fine. Also I have a dual boot with Ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8 and WiFi works ...
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Dual boot Windows 8.1 + Ubuntu 14.04 - Cannot connect to my wi-fi on ubuntu

just yesterday I installed a copy of Ubuntu 14.04 alongside my Windows 8.1. I was at my relative's house yesterday, and the Wi-Fi there worked on both Windows and Ubuntu. Now I'm home and I cannot ...
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Wireless network disconnects and is inconsistent. (14.04)

I recently built my desktop and am new to linux. I wanted to try it out and am generally satisfied, but I am experiencing inconsistent internet disconnects. Sometimes it will be about once every few ...
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Wifi dropping on Lenovo G50-70

I'm having problems with my WiFi on a Lenovo G50-70 which uses the Realtek RTL8723BE chip. After a certain time it drops. I then have to reboot the whole system to get the Wifi functioning again. ...
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Xubuntu - Logitech presenter works only partialy

I have 2 old Logitech presenters, older and newer. Both worked under Ubuntu 10.10. Now I have Xubuntu 14.04 and older presenter works good, but new only partialy (only PgUp/PgDown, not F5 and dot.) ...
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Wireless Mouse M545 Logitech [duplicate]

I would like to bind my Side buttons to keys but smart pointer only lets me bind basic keys Default settings 6 = Start screen 7 = Show desktop I want to change these to 6 = ...
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reinstall wireless driver [on hold]

My network center is not displaying any wireless connections even though I know there are several in the area. I am trying to reinstall my wireless driver with the hopes that I can get it working. ...
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Netgear WNDA-3100 Wifi adapter driver install

I have a netgear wnda3100. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I have been trying to install the drivers for it for 2 hours now. The official documentaion says to go to System>Administration>Drivers but ...
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installing Lubunto/linux on laptop wireless not working— broadcom 802.11n?

I am using an acer v5-471 laptop with 8gb ram, windows is laggy and I want to switch to linux, I took a particular interest in kali and downloaded it on a usb and booted it, it worked fine but the ...
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I can download with torrent, but I can't open any site

I'm connecting a Wi-Fi that owned by a student dorm(hostel). I can't open any site in any browser, even localhost when I connect to that Wi-Fi, but I can download with torrent in the same time. Also ...
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No wifi networks detected

I just got an older macbook air from a friend and it was running a bit slow so I decided to use Ubuntu! I have used Ubuntu in the past but I'm sort of a newbie so please bear with me. When I ...
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My wifi isn't working like it used to work before

I am using a Lenovo laptop which was bought recently. My wifi used to work perfectly fine until few days back. And now it is connecting to the wifi, but it is not connecting to the internet. P.S. I am ...
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Xorg high cpu usage when wireless connection is active

I use Xubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit (3.13.0-43-generic) on a low-end notebook (AMD C-70, 2GB RAM, RTL8188EE) and a router D-Link DSL-2640B. The wireless connection looks fine, but it is impossible to use ...
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What does this mean? [duplicate]

E: Dynamic MMap ran out of room. Please increase the size of APT::Cache-Limit. Current value: 25165824. (man 5 apt.conf) E: Error occurred while processing octave-io (NewVersion1) E: Problem with ...
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weak wifi signal acer E1-570G

i have recently installed the new version of ubuntu and i'm receiving a weak wifi signal. You can find al information (wireless script) in this link. http://paste.ubuntu.com/9612203/ can somebody ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS wireless not working

So I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my Dell studio 1555 and my wifi was working before but after a recent update and upgrade, it stopped working. Here are the contents of my wireless-info.txt file ...
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Plz help me with this wifi problem [on hold]

I am newbie , i don't know why sometime the it work, sometime it doesn't ( but mostly it doesn't 99% :) ), and the problem is about the hardware or something else... this is the script : a link
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Low Graphics & No Wifi Being Detected

I am completely new to Ubuntu as I have installed it only yesterday. I have very very basic knowledge about the command-line which goes no further to things like [sudo software-center]. I was using ...
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wireless interface gone after installing systemd 218

I Installed systemd-218 from the sources. After that I rebooted the system. Now I am unable to see any wireless interface. I tried reloading the ath9k driver. But no luck. The lsusb commands output is ...
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Ubuntu 13.10\14.04\14.10 wireless problem

I'm having problems with wireless in Ubuntu 13.10\14.04\14.10, sometimes when i start-up my laptop i can't find my WiFi and after i restart it works just fine but after sometime it drops the ...
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Has the non-functionality of the `hostapd` been repaired for 14.10?

Please see this link: http://www.webupd8.org/2013/06/how-to-set-up-wireless-hotspot-access.html This link recommends the use of a downgraded hostapd to run a WiFi hotspot. I would like to know if ...
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I have a WiFi problem, what commands do I need to run so I can be best helped? [duplicate]

I am trying to ask a question about getting my WiFi to work but I don't know what information to add to my question to get help, what do I need?
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Cannot get my N300 (DWA-130) D-link wireless USB to work on Ubuntu 14.04

I'll start by saying i'm pretty new to linux, go easy on me ! I've downloaded Ndiswrapper and tried installing the windows XP/Vista driver... But iwconfig shows that there is no extensions.. I've ...
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WiFi connection issue

My WiFi is connecting successfully but whichever tab I an opening its saying problem loading page. While its working on mobile or in other laptop. While other WiFi connection is working fine in same ...
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Hi, I'm having a few issues with a USB wireless LAN card

I'm using 14.10 and I've tried to identify the problems but haven't managed to get the thing working. $ sudo tail -n 0 -f /var/log/syslog Dec 23 14:39:44 MaC kernel: [ 467.124504] usb 2-1.2: USB ...
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wifi not connected with correct password 14.04 LTS on Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 130 (rev 34)

The Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 130 (rev 34) CONNECTS really good under Windows, but it DOESN'T under Ubuntu 14.04 on a Samsung NP300E5A, (same machine with 2 operating systems) I have ...
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Wireless card Broadcom 43142

On my new Asus A450J, I have a wireless network card Broadcom 43142 (14e4:4365). This WiFi card works well under the pre-installed Win 8.1. In a brand new installation of an Ubuntu, my wifi card ...
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Netem command for GE Model

Am using Netem commands to check network impairments, In this regard I would like to use Gillbert Elliot model to check the loss pattern. Some where I found a command like this, tc qdisc change dev ...
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Can't connect to WiFi after suspend

After resuming from suspend, the Network Manager detects my WiFi signal, but eventually gives up when trying to connect to it. These fixes did not work: $ sudo restart network-manager $ sudo nmcli ...
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how to rebuild a wifi driver

I have a hp laptop and the wireless chip-set is a rt5390. i know that a lot of people are having issues with the wireless connection but from what i have been reading when people have rebuilt the ...
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Ralink 148f:7601 WIFI Dongle [duplicate]

I've followed the procedure in ralink 148f:7601 wifi adaptor installation in order to install the appropriate driver for my brand new Ralink WIFI Dongle. I downloaded the source code from ...
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Wifi issuse, first time user

I finally built a PC of my own and I created a duel booting system. (Windows 8 and Ubuntu) Win 8 works flawlessly but Ububntu is the most infuriating thing I've ever dealt with. I can't access the ...
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Ubuntu Desktop 14.04 halts on bcmwl-kernel-source(i386)?

I've read through the relevant posts, and don't find an answer. Problem: I install from disk Ubuntu 14.04.LTS 32-bit. At boot, Ubuntu gives a wireless error [81.275055] b43-phy0 ERROR: Firmware ...
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Belkin f9L1101v2 on Ubuntu 14.04

as the title describes I am trying to get a belking f9L1101v2 to run on my laptop that is running Ubuntu 14.04. I have followed the instructions here but I get an error when typing "make" ...
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Wifi problem with RTL8723ae on Ubuntu 14.04

I have the same notebook and problem as the person here: Wifi problem with Ubuntu 14.04 and RTL8723ae I have tried everything including the suggestions provided there (I installed the non-free ...
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Accidentally deleted everything associated with wifi connection (I think)

I Just returned from a long trip to remember that right before I left I really messed up my wifi connection. I deleted the applet, nothing pops up when I try to "add to panel" or look for wifi in ...
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Configure Wi-Fi Network Preferences in Ubuntu based on Signal Strength?

I use about 6 different wifi networks, depending on my location. At one location, we have two networks that are the same, but through a network range booster. Unfortunately, this poses the problem ...
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What is a good WIFI network card for a tower PC running Ubuntu Linux?

I got a free USB wifi but it isn't supported very well and doesn't support SSID scanning. What is a good USB wifi device that I can buy please? Prefereably something that is supported out of the box ...
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Wifi stops working after some time on ubuntu 14.10 and ubuntu 14.04

I tried many solutions from askubuntu.com but non of them work. Internet stops working after some time. Sometimes it works continuously but sometimes not. Ethernet is working fine all time. I tested ...
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What Type of Network Connection for IP for Nautlus

I am using LTS 14. I am trying to figure out how to Network a device. I don't know what kind of network it is for a location of: 10.10.10.254 with a username/password. Does anyone know what type it ...
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ubuntu 14.04 lenovo z580 wireless problem

I'm having problems with wireless in Ubuntu 14.04\14.10, sometimes when i start-up my laptop i can't find my WiFi and after i restart it works just fine but after sometime it drops the connection ...
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No wifi Ubuntu 14.04 new user

there was windows 8 before on my laptop and the wifi was working without a trouble. After I ve installed Ubuntu 14.04 the wifi connection is not visible (there is the icon available on the upper ...
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See information in my wifi hotspot [on hold]

I wanted to know how do I view information going through my wifi hotspot? Like if someone is searching in Google or something and I want to see those searches
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Getting wifi to work on HP nx6325 is a nightmare

I just upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04 and now my wifi doesn't work. I have read a lot of answers on how to get the wifi to work on my HP Compaq nx6325 laptop But none of them has worked so far. ...
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Nothing works properly after fresh Ubuntu 14.04 install [on hold]

I'm a linux newbie so sorry for my ignorance... I used unetbootin to create a live USB with Ubuntu 14.0.4 I gave it a try first, everything was working perfectly so I installed it. Now I boot up and ...
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ASUS X550C wifi

There is a lot of similar problems, but this one is a bit different. I have no phy0: Wireless LAN Ubuntu: 14.04.1 sudo rfkill list all 0: asus-wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard ...