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

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Ubuntu wifi doesnt work

I can't use my wifi as when I click enable wifi it stays disabled. Here's all the info you might need to help me http://pastebin.com/ehLDwDzW
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Wifi with Asus R510JK on ubuntu 15.04 and kernel 4.0

Wifi on this laptop was working well with ubuntu 14.10. I installed the daily 15.04 with kernel 4.0 in order to activate the FocalTech touchpad. But now the Wifi is not working anymore (it's not ...
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Cannot Connect To WiFi - Intel Corporation Wireless 3160

I got a new laptop recently and since 14.04 refused to work and 12.04 is a little dated I installed Ubuntu 15.04 Beta 2. Anyways, I've been looking around and cannot find a way to get the wifi to ...
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Wifi Option is available but it can't be clicked when trying to click

Here I have a problem with my Ubuntu 14.04 that there exist the Enable wifi option but when I'm trying to click on it then it is not responding to my action and it is disabled also there is a problem ...
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Wireless issues

I have installed ubuntu-14.04.2-desktop-amd64.iso in an Intel based NUC. I connected to wireless netwoirk using TP-LINK card (model TL-WN822N). I was able to connect to the router and even browse a ...
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wifi doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04 after few time until restart the system part2

I facing problem regarding wifi and nobody has helped me . Please help me. Please find my problem in below link. wifi doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04 after few time until restart the system
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how auto rfkill wifi

What do I do to let wifi go out automatically without entering commands such as sudo rfkill block wifi or `sudo ifconfig wlan0 down when booting a Linux? I know the method to input the command gksu ...
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Ubuntu 15.04beta2 on Macbook Pro 12,1 (Early 2015) - can't connect to 5GHz wireless [on hold]

I ran the wireless info dump script from this post - my output is here. Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation BCM43602 802.11ac Wireless LAN SoC [14e4:43ba] (rev 01) I copied ...
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Install additional drivers to USB from mac?

I have a problem, I have no Ethernet cable and I want to bypass the need of using it to install the WLAN and Wi-Fi Ubuntu driver. I did find a similar question here, but it is old and the answer is ...
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Help me to connect with internet using my 3G modem

I am completely new in Ubuntu. So please explain everything as a newbie friendly tone. I have Ubuntu 13.04 LTS on my machine with a Windows 7 as dual booting. I rarely use Ubuntu. But now planning ...
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WiFi Driver not found!

I'm running Ubuntu 14.10 on HP pavilion P045TX Dual booting with windows 8.1. WiFi drivers are not found. How do i install the drivers for the same. Please help me out!!.
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WiFi Drops Out after Suspend

I have a Fujitsu Siemens V5535 loaded with ubuntu 14.10. Of course, it's a netbook, and I'm pretty happy with how it's survived, despite all I've put it through. So overall, I'm pretty happy with it, ...
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Ubuntu on Asus eeebookX205 with all peripherals

I am planning to get an eeebook X205 but I want to be sure that I can run Ubuntu with wireless and sound. There is an article ...
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How to connect to a LXC container from the LAN?

I have a server with the latest Ubuntu server 64-bit install in my home wlan. I use ssh to connect to it from my laptop. The server /etc/network/interfaces file: # The loopback network interface ...
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“No network devices available” Ubuntu 14.04

I'm new to the Ubuntu community, so please, give a step-by-step answer if possible. Everything was fine, until my battery became critically low and my computer turned off. After charging and turning ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Vivid network-manager causes kernel panic on Lenovo G505s [on hold]

I had Ubuntu 14.10 installed on my Lenovo G505s and I upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04 in February this year (to the beta release). A few weeks ago, I updated my installation with new packages. From that ...
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strange, random Wifi connection problems with 14.04

I frequently have problems to connect to my wifi from either my laptop and my desktop computer. Both machines run with Ubuntu 14.04. Sometimes I am just not able to connect to the wifi and the only ...
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Ubuntu 14.04/Kernel upgrade 4.0 no wireless

Anyone know any solution for fixing wireless connection for TP-Link Tl821N, after upgrading to kernel 4.0, other than downgrading? No info on wireless adapter. The icon of network in kde is red ...
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Ubuntu linking two wireless networks and sharing internet connexion

I must at first say that I'm a total noob regarding networking. I have two wifi adapters (wlan0 and wlan1). wlan0 is connected to a wireless router that is not connected to internet. wlan1 (a long ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 Wifi drops to 0 B/s

I have Ubuntu 14.10 installed and if I connect to a network (with Wifi) first everything works great with good transferring rates. However after some time (few minutes, sometimes longer) the ...
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Network folder access

I am new to Linux so there are quite few tasks that are new to me. First I am using DSL connection and wire is connected to wireless router and that is how we connect to internet at home. But if I ...
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Set wlan0 to Monitor Mode

When setting wlan0 to monitor mode with sudo iwconfig wlan0 mode Monitor I get the following error: Error for wireless request "Set Mode" (8B06) : SET failed on device wlan0 ; Operation not ...
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wireless button not working in linux

im running gnome ubuntu 14.10/windows 7 ultimate on a hp pavilion g6 1d98dx and it appears that my wireless button is somehow bound to something to do with the softblock (not the hardblock as it ...
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Urgent Help! ath9k how to disable 5GHz channel

I am looking for a way to disable the 5GHz in ath9k other than setting the country code. I have found that there is a patch files for the ath9k or actually the latest kernel 3.19 and 4.0 updated this ...
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How to connect a Handycam through WiFi or NFC to Ubuntu device to share content?

I have a Sony Handycam device with Built in Wifi and NFC. And I want to connect it to my computer without using the USB cable. And so I would like to use the default NFC or WiFi feature in my camera. ...
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SOLVED HP 15-r212nl Wifi random disconnect on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

SOLUTION: echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=0 swlps=0" | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/rtl8723be.conf after this, REBOT. after a short delay (that can be 5 or 30 min) the internet connection (WiFi) stop work ...
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can't get WiFi connected on new Lenovo w 14.04

Just bought a Lenovo laptop and can't get WiFi connected. It can see my network SSID, but any attempt to connect gives wlan0: authenticate with 90:ef... wlan0: send auth to 90:ef... wlan0: ...
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How to know if the router is internet access when connecting via wireless

In windows when you are connecting via wireless it's tell you if their is internet access or no. in ubuntu i already connect to router but i don't know if the router is connect to internet or not?! ...
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How do I make coffee with Ubuntu?

I want to make fresh coffee with Ubuntu, using open/free software, a coffee machine and a wireless connection. What software can I use that is already available, and what hardware do I need to ...
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cannot increase txpower on ar9285

I try follow commands but nothing happened: ifconfig wlan0 down iw reg set BO ifconfig wlan0 up iwconfig wlan0 iwconfig wlan0 channel 8 iwconfig wlan0 txpower 17 With sudo and without sudo! But ...
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All wifi is showing except 1 wifi in ubuntu 12.04 [on hold]

All wifi is showing except 1 wifi in ubuntu 12.04. I try with reintallation of drivers also
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Wifi stopped working after swapping hard drive

I had wifi working on my laptop with 14.04. I swapped out the hard drive and copied the existing drive image back onto a larger installed hard drive. For some reason, the wifi stopped working ...
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Possible to let virtualbox guest OS to use some device directly?

My host OS is Ubuntu 14.04 running on Thinkpad T400, and my guest OS by virtualbox is Windows 8.1. Sometimes my Ubuntu disconnect itself from wireless or wired networks and disable the wireless (and ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS WNDA3100v2 adapter issues [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and require some help getting my wireless adapter working. After a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 and getting an internet connection via tethering my phone, this is what I did: sudo ...
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I cannot connect to WIFI network due to 'missing CA certificate'

I have a Samsung laptop with built-in wifi capabilities but when attempting to connect to my university's wifi I am suddenly unable to do so. I apparently don't have a CA certificate though I have ...
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HP Compaq 6910p no wireless network [duplicate]

Im new to Ubuntu, im have instaled ubuntu in my hp hstnn-c31c - HP Compaq 6910p I canot put the wireless network to work, a driver problem i supose. I have tried lspci | grep -i net The result ...
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Just installed ubuntu on hp envy 15. Having issues with the internet

I just installed ubuntu 2 days ago and I keep getting constant cut outs with the wireless card. Im pretty new to this whole linux thing so if theres anything you need me to type in the terminal let me ...
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Wifi won't work on HP compaq 6735s

I have installed the latest version of Ubuntu and everything is working fine except for a couple of problems. I can't connect to anything wirelessly and there are a few cracks (white lines flicker on ...
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Frequent wifi disconnection on ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have recenty installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit. My university provides cyberoam wifi connection. After 5 seconds to 1 minute, internet stops working and then wifi disconnects. I have to disable wifi ...
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14.04: Brightness control worked fine but completely disappeard after ubuntu update!!!!!!!! wifi is gone also

what the hell!!!! my eyes are going blind as i lay in my bed.. please help.. how should i explain this.. brightness keyboard keys are not working and when i go to system settings and then ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wireless disconnects after a while

I'm having a wifi issue on my laptop that I have no idea how to solve. My laptop runs in dual-boot Windows 8.1/Ubuntu 14.04: whenever I'm using windows, all the connections run with no problem; on ...
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Verisons of iwlwifi and firmware for my wireless card?

lshw -C network gives info about my wireless card, driver, and firmware: *-network description: Wireless interface product: PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh] Network Connection ...
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No wifi capabilities on Toshiba Satellite A665

I recently got a Satellite A665 from a buddy who was looking to get rid of his stuff. The first thing I did was try to put on Ubuntu 14.04 which went just fine as it has for me in the past. But I ...
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Cannot see a particular wifi network [on hold]

I have installed ubuntu 13.10 in my laptop. After the installation, when I'm trying to find the wifi networks, I see others' wifi network other than mine. The ssid of my internet is not showing up, ...
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connection sharing between ubuntu 14.04 and xbox 360

I have an xbox 360 and a laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. What I want is to share the wireless internet connection of my laptop with my xbox via an ethernet cable. How can I set this up?
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No WiFi on Lenovo Yoga 3

I'm using on Xubuntu 14.10 and I have exactly this model: 80J80021US I've installed the bcmwl-kernel-source package, used this command sudo rfkill unblock all and also tried to disable ideapad_laptop ...
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Can't get D-link Wireless AC (DWA-171) to work on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm having trouble getting my WiFi to work on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have a D-Link USB Wireless AC adapter (DWA-171), but I am unable to get it to work. I hope someone will be able to point me in the ...
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Wireless connection issue. Loosing connection every 5-30 minutes

I recently installed Ubuntu on my laptop. At first, the wireless network was not working at all so I had to install the network drivers manually, following this tutorial. The problem now is that I ...
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Wifi Light not showing

My laptop is Dell Latitude 3440 and has Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. The laptop shows no WiFi light even though I click Fn+F2.
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Netgear WiFi Adapter not picking up wifi on channel 12 or 13

I changed OS from Windows 8 to Ubuntu and was using a Netgear WIFI adapter for my windows machine. I is a WNDA3100 v2 adapter supporting 802.11b/g/n and 5GHz. I used ndiswrapper and Wine to install ...