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

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Wireless icon not showing in the panel

I just installed the Ubuntu 14.04 and I cant see wireless icon in the panel or any settings related to the wireless icon.
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compatibility of Quantum QHM 9440 Wireless keyboard and mouse with Ubuntu 12.4 laptop

sir, kindly tell me whether Quantum QHM 9440 Wireless keyboard and mouse are compatible with Ubuntu 12.4 installed in my hp laptop. Its urgent please.
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How to setup wifi network

I'm a new Ubuntu user, i've installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on my laptop (ASUS) and the ethernet connection works with no problems. The problem is, I can't connect to any wifi connection and i can't see ...
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nm-applet: No Certificate Authority certificate chosen

I have access to a wireless network that uses Protected EAP (PEAP), and requires a certificate. I don't have the certificate installed, and after I enter my password for the network it complains that ...
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Bluetooth not working on Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS for HP Laptop with Ralink rt3290 Bluetooth radio

Installed Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS recently on my HP 15-R074TU Notebook. Everything is working fine (WiFi also working fine) except for Bluetooth. The laptop has a Ralink RT3290 Bluetooth Radio. The ...
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How to know if I can have wifi on my PC using ubuntu 13.10 [on hold]

I would like to know if my PC supports wifi. I am using ubuntu 13.10
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No network devices detected when installing Elementary OS Luna

I have laptop which had Windows 8 previously installed. But now I removed that and only want to install Elementary OS. The problem I am having is that when I was trying to install it No Network ...
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Ubuntu Touch doesn't connect to open WiFi

I brought my Nexus 7 (2013) running Ubuntu Touch to a coffee shop today. I was unable to get it to connect to the open WiFi there. The same Nexus 7 happily connects to my home WiFi, which uses WPA2 ...
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Ethernet and wifi are gone

Just rebooted an HP SpectreXT netbook after a Kubuntu update and there's no more network access. ifconfig only shows 'lo'. In the network manager I cannot turn on wifi. The ethernet cable is connected ...
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Network Manager unexpectedly disconnecting from wireless

lspci: Oct 19 13:49:57 linux NetworkManager[850]: <info> NetworkManager state is now CONNECTED_GLOBAL Oct 19 13:49:57 linux NetworkManager[850]: <info> Policy set 'ECURB' (wlan0) as ...
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Over 750 kb/s wifi disconnects

I have wrote before topic but I found out a new information by testing torrent downloading, if the limit is on 750 everything is fine, but if unlimited, my download grows up to 1-2mb and dies. I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 'takes over' wireless Brother printer

I have this weird problem with my Brother dcp-J552dw printer. I have installed drivers for Ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop and everything is working properly (the connection is wireless). Also, there are ...
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MacBook Pro not recognizing Wi-Fi networks running Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty Tahr)

Previously, when I had just booted Ubuntu from a flash drive, the driver was available to install in the software update section in system settings, but I finally installed Ubuntu and when I go to ...
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Hardware Switch Disabled After Hibernate

After I woke up my ubuntu from hibernate the hardware switch light was disabled and the specs also say that the hardware switch is blocking. (forcing the wifi to be off) In actuality, I have never ...
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Unstable Wireless connection.

I have troubles with wireless connection. I am connected and after few minutes I register no internet connection but in status bar is listed that i am still connected. When I try to reconnect I need ...
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How to use two ADSL lines simultaneously

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I'm working in an office that basically has 2 ADSL lines, Telecom and Vodafone Italy. Basically my computer is connected to Telecom via the ethernet port with access to ...
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Tata Photon + is not starting up,Why this? [on hold]

I'm bored while operating these OS, it's seems very hard.Not understanding anything what to do?
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Create wirless interface?

i want to create an wirless interface using iw. sudo iw dev wlan0 interface add wlan1 type station after when i look at ifconfig -a there is: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr ...
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WIFI PEAP frequently disconnecting

I'm experiencing frequent and random disconnections under my university wifi. I'm using a PEAP security protocol and I set everything correctly but I can't stop getting disconnected. I tried with a ...
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telnet: Unable to connect to remote host: Network is unreachable

I am not able to connect to gmail with telnet using any of the ports. I am using this command: telnet smtp.gmail.com 25 and it gives following error: Trying 74.125.68.108... Trying ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 wifi disabled (greyed out)

I have an ASUS-eee 900 which I recently started using as a network server with Lubuntu 14.04. I've added two 32Gb USB thumbdrives for this. All was running OK for the last two weeks, when suddenly ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wifi Problem

I know this problem is being asked many places..But I cant get a proper help from any of the previously answered question. I updated from 12.04 directly to 14.04..it installed just fine...problem ...
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How to connect to a wireless (Wi-Fi) network using a USB wireless adapter

So I'm using a scrap desktop PC (with windows XP on it) to test out Ubuntu, and I was wondering if it's possible to connect to a wireless network via a USB wireless adapter (a USB stick that acts as ...
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T400 wireless adaptor not work

My wireless card wlan0 on Thinkpad T400 can work for a short while, after each booting into Ubuntu 12.04. But after a while, maybe an hour later, it starts not working. Here are the outputs of ...
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Centrino Advanced-N 6200 / Dell Studio 1569 Slow Internet

I'm hoping someone can help me here, it's a confusing problem. I've been having an issue with my wifi on my computer. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and my laptop is a Dell Studio 1569. What's weird is this ...
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Transfer wireless card's driver from uduntu to debian

I'm kind of new to linux and I just installed ubuntu and I'm attempting to install the debian distribution as well but I can't get my wireless card to work there. I'd like to know if there's a way to ...
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hostapd start error message

Error Message Configuration file: start Could not open configuration file 'start' for reading. Failed to set up interface with start Failed to initialize interface My Hostapd.conf file ...
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wlan0 is missing, shows lo instead (14.04)

I've tried all the solutions I've found on the internet but none of them have worked. In my laptop, I have a Realtek RTL8723AE wireless card. It was not getting consistent connections, so I was ...
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Can't access internet via ad hoc in Ubuntu 14.04

I've got very weird situation. I have PC with ethernet and wireless. On PC I've created ad hoc network in Ubuntu 14.04, and I'm trying to connect it with my laptop Ubuntu 14.04. What is weird: ...
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Wlan0 missing after taking ownership of VM due to suspended session

I'm using Ubuntu for about a month and, after installing it, I configured my internet connection on /etc/network/interfaces to # interfaces(5) file used by ifup(8) and ifdown(8) auto eth0 iface eth0 ...
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My wireless driver isn't working in Ubuntu 14.04

I just got on my computer and I just noticed my wireless driver isn't working and when I go into the Driver Manager it says The device is not working, The driver is bcmwl-kernel-source
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wifi is not connecting in ubuntu 14.04

So I installed ubuntu alongside windows and followed this link to set up my wifi. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BroadcomSTA%28Wireless%29 It worked perfectly but then I installed ubuntu again ...
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Wifi not working on 14.04 LTS

I tried all possibilities and everything is perfect but my wifi is not getting turned on and Not able to see firmware under additional drivers. But firware is installed able to files under ...
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Wireless not working ( realtek RTL8191SE ) help please!! (New card recommendation?)

Lenovo edge 13 - Realtek RTL8191SE My wireless is not working can anyone help? It goes to wifi hotspot every time i turn on computer, and if i change it to off and close the window it will be ...
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Wireless USB Device Adapter Kit Drivers (NOT WIFI)

I just purchased a TRULink Wireless USB Device Adapter Kit (Model #29571), and the drivers it comes with are only for Windows. Are there drivers available for Ubuntu as well? Are there any drivers ...
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can't connect to Wifi ubuntu 14.04

recently my ubuntu wouldnt connect to WIFI , before it was good here is the result of the network test script : http://paste.ubuntu.com/8580961/ Now im connected through Ethernet cable .
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Why won't Lubuntu connect to my wifi?

I'm using Lubuntu 14.4.01 on my netbook. I input my wifi details in Network Connections, and I'm pretty sure I have everything right. But it doesn't even seem to try to connect! sudo iwlist eth0 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 unstable wifi connection

I am having internet connection problems on Ubuntu 14.04. Its fine on Windows 8. The connection happens, but is very spotty and will frequently drop. Currently the only way to restore the connection ...
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Anker c200 wireless mouse not working

I get this readout from lsusb for it Bus 002 Device 004: ID 062a:4102 Creative Labs I don't understand what this means. But it is what is displayed. xinput list gives me this ↳ MOSART Semi. ...
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PCI-Express wireless card causing issues

Since I installed the TP-LINK TL-WN881ND 300MBPS WIRELESS N PCI EXPRESS ADAPTER I've experienced several issues. The keyboard gets disconected at random intervals, the mouse sort-of loses power (the ...
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Connect to WAP using WPS

Is it posibble to connect to a Wi-Fi AP through WPS? I have followed this other question How to connect to Wi-Fi through WPS?, but haven't had any luck at getting it working
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Why cant Ubuntu 14.04 connect to WIFI

Got tired of Windows and Dual Boot, after completely installing Ubuntu on an old 2011 Hp G4 cannot connect via Wifi. I know that it has to be something small although I am still a noob. Can someone ...
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How do I disable the default Broadcom Wireless driver in favor of a Windows driver

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit and I'm trying to get my Cisco AE2500 USB wireless receiver to pick up the wireless signal. Initially during the install of Ubuntu onto my system I had it ...
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bully can't work on mon0 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm running bully on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I got this output: educ@educ-TOSHIBA-NB500:~$ sudo apt-get install libnl-3-dev libnl-genl-3-dev libssl-dev [sudo] password for educ: Reading package lists... ...
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Will Ubuntu support my machine features? [on hold]

I'm looking to download and install the latest version of Ubuntu to replace the current version of Windows I had pre-installed on my machine when bought it. I have some really neat features on the ...
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Wifi doesn't connect in ubuntu 14.04

It shows wireless network but doesn't connect. But connect with wired connection. Please help me..... I have tried thisenter link description here but it but did not work.
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Connecting to WiFi

I am brand new to Ubuntu, and have just made a dual boot system, running Windows 7 as well. During the Windows installation, Windows was able to automatically search for a WiFi access point, but ...
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How can I encrypt my internet traffic so I can use public wifi securly?

I have moved to a hostel and they provide WiFi network. I would like to be safe on that public WiFi network. Is there any way to encrypt my data transmission to and from the router ? I am a bit ...
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Wifi not working on live usb

I just booted up ubuntu 14.04 from a usb and am running it live but the problem is that the wifi is not working. The light on my wifi switch is not turning on but it turns on in windows.
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Ubuntu 14.04 No WIFI! (Beginner/Noob at Ubuntu)

I've just recently installed Ubuntu along side my Windows 8 and under the network connections there weren't any options for wifi! I'm currently connected via usb wifi (tethered from my cell phone). ...