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

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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

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

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 ...
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How to install Necta WiFi mouse

I want to use my tablet as WiFi mouse, so I have seen an Youtube video in which user provided WiFi Mouse link for downloading. I have installed it but I am not able to launch it. Can anyone help ...
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How to monitor wifi data usage?

I have 5 devices connected to my home wifi. I need to know which device is using the maximum data(downloading or browsing). I have a 80 GB plan which get over within two weeks. can I know who might be ...
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No wifi after fresh 14.04 install

I've installed a fresh version of 14.04 over my last install. Now I'm unable to connect to any wifi network as there is no wifi network option available under networking.
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wifi wont connect ubuntu 14.04

I know there are so many questions answered on this topic already. I've been researching for a few days now. but none seem to work or are for different drivers. please help me fix this issue. I ...
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dns probe finished no internet connection

I have a ubuntu laptop but for a few days my wifi has been acting up. I usually hang in my room and it worked fine, but for some reason now it is slow or the page says no internet access. All I'm ...
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Network connection problem in ubuntu 14.10

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.10 but not getting Internet connection. Our Internet connection is based on broadband connection provided by our college as a WiFi mode. I saw this on another forum ...
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How to connect a Samsung HM1100 bluetooth headset to the 14.04 bluetooth manager?

I am a young girl from Germany. My friend has just installed Xubunto 14.04 on my Dell Latitude 6400 laptop. I have a Samsung HM1100 bluetooth headset. I want to use it with applications like Skype. ...
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New Ubuntu 14.04 install - can't connect to wifi

There are dozens of wifi problem here on askubuntu; I've tried the answers to several of them and nothing worked. The symptom is that my Wifi network does appear in the network menu, but when I try ...
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Intermittent and very poor wifi connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a brand new desktop PC with Ubuntu 14.04 OS. The Wifi (Using dongle, Mobile Broadband) connection is extremely poor and intermittent. Please suggest solution to fix the issue. Thanks. I was ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 no wlan0 interface

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on an Acer e5-571-31KM. Dmesg and lspci output indicate a wireless Network adapter was found, but according to ifconfig there is no wlan0 interface. Unfortunately I have no ...
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warning: Please use -channel as shown in tcl/ex/wireless-mitf.tcl

i have problem while simulating wireless project in ns2 . the problem is that the animator does not work and i got warning message in the ubuntu terminal saying warning: Please use -channel as shown ...
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Wireless card is not getting detected

So I just installed Ubuntu because I had to update my hard drive and didn't want to purchase windows,I had no problem connecting to the internet wirelessly before this but now It wont let me. I ...
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Does ubuntu wifi sharing process support samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1?

:) Lately, I have been trying to share my internet to my android tab(Samsung Galaxy tab 2, 10.1) via Wifi hotspot. What I did: I have used KDE network manager to create a wifi(shared) profile with ...
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find and connect to wireless camera

I've got an old wireless camera/baby monitor... (4 years old) Worked with an old windows machine that quit some time ago. On the old windows machine it connected via a wireless dongle and software ...
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No wifi connection for Centrino Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150

I am a new Ubuntu user; I recently switched over from Windows (pats self on back). However, I can't seem to figure out how to get my wireless connection to work. The only way for my connection to ...
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problems with bluetooth with my ASUS S551LB

I have a problem with my laptop asus S551LB with Ubuntu 14.04 when I initialize Ubuntu, appears a message like this: Bluetooth: error in firmware loading err = -110,len = 448, size = 4096 [..] ...
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14.04 connects but does not route

After loading Ubuntu 14.04 LTS onto a clean hard drive from a thumb drive with the ISO extracted image onto my HP Pavilion dv7-6b32us, it would connect wireless, but not route or access the internet ...
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Had to install wifi driver every time after rebooting my system

Every time time I open my Ubuntu system, the enable wifi option just disappears and I have to use this command every timesudo apt-get install --reinstall bcmwl-kernel-source How to fix this problem?
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Unable to connect to wifi on Lenovo u530 Touch

I can connect via hardwire, but when I go to setting and click connect on the wireless network I want, nothing happens. Also, when I click settings under wireless, it brings up no menu.
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WiFi stacks when I connect netbook with ubuntu 14.04

I have a modem router wireless DLINK and a few devices connected to it via WIFI. Everything works perferctly but the netbook with xubuntu 14.04 32bit. When I try to connect this netbook, wifi stacks ...
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WIFI Doesn't work on newly installed Ubuntu

I just switched from Windows to Ubuntu (pats self on back) but now I can't figure out how to connect to my wifi. I'm going to include the down low on my hardware below - hopefully no one uses it to ...
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Ubuntu wifi unstable (14.04 LTS)

i have the problem that my wifi is very unstable and looses the connection all the time...when it lost the connection I have to reboot the computer in order to get a new connection....i have the right ...
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Connect Internet in ubuntu Laptop to linux mint Desktop - Has Crossover Cable

I need to share the wifi internet of my ubuntu laptop to my linux mint desktop , I have a cross over cable. ( Connecting desktop to router is not an option) I am able to ping my laptop from my ...
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Can't read permanent MAC address and adapter has no association?

I'm using a Rosewill RNX-n180ube USB wireless adapter on Ubuntu 12.04 64x. I've found two things to be strange that I want to fix. To start, when I put the connection down to use mac changer I get ...
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how to install dwa-182 wireless ac1200 dual band usb adapter on a ubuntu 14.10 laptop [duplicate]

I did download the dwa-182 wireless ac1200 dual band usb adapter driver from the DLINK website for Revision C which is the revision for the dwa-182 that I have just bought. I tried to install this ...
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problem with nam while simulating my first wireless project in ns2 [on hold]

I have no animator for my first wireless project. The terminal shows me the following messages while trying to simulate my wrls-aodv.tcl file. This is the message that I got , so can any one help me ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: wireless mouse, cursor goes crazy, blinkering/slow and impossible to do anything

So i have this problem. When i put wired mouse, no problem. When i put the wireless mouse connection, then the mouse cursor goes crazy, blinkering, and moving slow and its impossible to do anything ...
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TL-WN881ND disconnects within a minute of use

New to ubuntu, need some help with wifi. I've gone through two TP-Link usb wifi adapters (AC600, 'archer', was never supported) and TL-WN727N (appears to have the newer chipset which is as of late ...
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wifi hacking commands not working, airmon-ng not working ? [on hold]

im using a dell inspiron 15r 5537 laptop with win 8.1 x64 .I have installed vmware workstation 10 and created a virtual machine for Backtrack r5 3 ubuntu..i am having trouble with the wireless card. ...
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use of eth0 and wlan0

I have a simple Arduino HTTP Server and I want to browse this server from my Ubuntu. If I assign to Arduino an IP 192.168.0.9 and I connect the Arduino HTTP Server to my router (to any of the 4 ...
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ultra slow wifi or not working

So I just installed new ubuntu and I have usb antenna and on windows it was working good but now it says that its connected and internet works like in waves, sometimes its normal speed for about few ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wireless & Wired connection drops out

I noticed that a lot people has the same problem like me , I searched and tried many solutions which askubuntu users&others offered but it didn't work. Here's my wireless script output : ...
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Wifi wont connect on Xubuntu.

When I type in: rfkill list all I get that the wireless hardware is detected but I am not able to connect to any wireless Internet sorry if this is an easy fix, totally new at this.
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Cant connect to other networks

I have a HP laptop running Ubuntu. I was able to connect to my home wireless network without any problems. When I tried using it at work, I couldn't connect. I can click on the network desired, but ...
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Ubuntu hostapd/routing no Internet Access

i followed following tutorial (First One, manual) on how to get hostapd running on a ubuntu machine: How to setup an Access Point mode Wi-Fi Hotspot? Im running Mint 17 on my System and had to use an ...
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How to make modprobe ideapad-lenovo permanent / run on startup (Ubuntu)? [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu 14.10 installed on my Lenovo g40. Ever since I installed it I am having a problem with my wi-fi connection because it is disabled and I cant turn it on. The only solution I found so ...