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

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adaptador de red usb tl wn 8200 nd v1

hola les escribo desde argentina yo he tenido este inconveniente tambien con el adaptador TL-WN8200ND_V1 en ubuntu 12.04 y no encuentro la manera de instalar los drivers para que me funcione. cuando ...
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no internet access after upgrading to ubuntu 14.04( EXTREMELY slow internet )

Recently upgraded into 14.04 from 12.04 using ubuntu update manager. After the system restart, the browser is not showing the web pages(although the wireless network is present/connected and running). ...
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Cannot connect to wireless in Lubuntu 14.04

I have tried all afternoon to fix this, but now I give up. I am trying to set up an old XP PC with Lubuntu 14.04. It works perfectly fine, except for the wireless connection. Connecting with ethernet ...
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New installation of lubuntu 13.10 to replace xp on emachines netbook. No Wireless

Error message on boot re kernel wireless tried running sudo ifconfig wlan0 up returns ERROR while getting interface flags: No such device
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How to setup a Netgear Wnda3100v2 on Ubuntu 14.04?

I have never been a Linux user before (I'm familiar with Windows 7) and I would like some help on setting up the Netgear Wnda3100v2 wireless adapter for Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit. I've heard that I needed ...
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Installation 13.10&14.04 freezes on Sony Vaio VGN-FJ3S (bluetooth/wireless problem?)

i'm tryin to install ubuntu 14.04 from DVD but installation freezes less then a minute after the beginning, with the screen stucked with "ubuntu" name and the dots below. Same result with 13.10. Tryed ...
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WN3100 Wifi Dongle will not work with WPA2 Broadcom (BCM43231)

I can not get my Wireless dongle to work at all with WPA2 encryption. I noticed some people mentioned my same model works with WPA2. It works if I connect via WEP but that reduces my speed by a lot. ...
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No wireless connection ubuntu 12.04

I have installed ubuntu 12.04 yesterday on my laptop. Somehow I cannot get a wireless internet connection anymore. I'm not sure what to do. The Laptop had windows xp before and everything worked ...
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Network connection stops working after establishing bluetooth connection with a device

On Ubuntu 12.04 after connecting via bluetooth to speakers (which work and sounds goes through) the network connection stops working. Network interface is there, wireless connection is there (full bar ...
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I own a Lenovo B590 Laptop with i3 (3Gen) processor and 2 GB ram. I have installed Linux Mint Maya. The problem [on hold]

.........is that it always show network disconnected. Its isnt detecting my college wifi network. I checked the driver and found that is has none external driver. I badly wants wifi net, pls help to ...
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Use Eduroam to connect to PEAP and MSCHAPv2

I'm been using Eduroam on my Ubuntu-client for the last three years now, and with every new version, there is harder and harder to connect to Eduroam (my university network). Up until now it has ...
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No wired or wireless Internet after 14.04 upgrade [on hold]

I seem to be having an issue connecting to the internet after I upgraded to 14.04. As soon as the upgrade completed, I could no longer connect to the internet or wireless. Wireless could "connect" but ...
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Wifi [ath9k] not working on 14.04 LTS

It's work on Debian 7 but not on ubuntu how do I fix it. I can't enable it. rfkill list 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no ...
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usb devices not working before unplugging and plugging them again

On every new boot up my usb devices that are already plugged before boot doesn't work properly. To be more specific. I have a Tenda wireless adapter that isn't recognized after every boot up and i ...
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14.04 - Wireless connection error for SOME networks

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and everything about wireless was ok until I come to work. 14.04 recognized & successfully connected to my home wireless network but it does not connect to ...
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ubuntu 14.04 wi-fi disconnection many time per hour

I have notebook HP ProBook 455 G1 (H0W30EA). Yesterday I am install ubuntu 14.04 last release. And my ubuntu 14.04 wi-fi connecting is bad and second OS windows (wi-fi connection) at this notebook ...
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Ubuntu 14.04. Problems with internet connection

I have a problem with the internet connection, I tried to connect through the Ethernet but after some time Ubuntu says me “Wired cable not connected” or something like this. Other possibility that ...
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Could someone give me the overview for adding to the kernel?

I've built my own kernels in Gentoo before so I'm no novice. I just did the dist-upgrade for xubuntu to 14.04 but alas the new kernel image wont support my Wireless NIC. Thank Goodness I still had ...
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Wifi not working on Ubuntu 14.04 macmini

I just installed 14.04 on a Mac Mini, and the wireless drivers are not working. I went into "additional drivers" and choose the broadcom proprietary drivers (like I did in 12.04) but they're not ...
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How do i change the network to wireless instead of wired?

How do i change my network from being a wired network to a wireless one ? its driveing me bonkers i have already tried typing in my wireless name and password and everything else that needed to be ...
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kubuntu 14.04 - wireless connects but cannot ping or navigate

I just installed kubuntu 14.04. Wi-fi scans correctly the networks, connects correctly via WPA to the wifi network, but can't ping 8.8.8.8 or navigate. Any hints? Here follows a report: ########## ...
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networking wireless ethernet adapter

anydata wireless ethernet adapter #2 ( USB modem with CD Drive for TCMA setup - AnyDATA HS-USB Modem for internet connection) can`t install on ubuntu 13.10 and connect on internet.
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Upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04 stuck: 'Trying to remove non-existant caller id.' [on hold]

I'm currently trying to upgrade from 13.10 to 14.04 using a DVD that I've burnt. The upgrade seems to have got stuck in a loop though (I'm writing this using another computer). I have the terminal ...
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Wifi[Model:MT7630e] and Bluetooth not working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am using HP Pavilion 15 -no11tu which has been awarded the status of Enabled for Ubuntu. i.e. all the hardware are certified by Ubuntu but still no drivers available. The Same problem was with ...
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Only HTTPS sites are opening

After updating my Ubuntu 13.10 on 14 April 2014, I am not able to access HTTP sites while HTTPS sites are working perfectly both in Firefox and Chrome. My OpenSSL is built on: Mon Apr 7 20:33:19 UTC ...
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No wifi with xubuntu 12.04 on Dell Inspiron 8600

I've just installed Xubuntu 12.04 on an old Dell Inspiron 8600 laptop, because of the lack of a pae, and everything works fine except wifi. I've followed the instructions on the Wifi help page and ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: mouse and wireless not working on startup

yesterday everything worked fine but today both the mouse/touchpad and the wireless card are not working after boot. The mouse starts to work after a sudo modprobe psmouse but i don't know what to do ...
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Cannot create wifi hotspot

I used connectify to create hotspot in windows. in ubuntu 12.04 i want to create an hotspot, i tried ap-hotspot to create hotspot but it is showing Your wireless card does not support Access Point ...
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Start wicd before waiting for network configuration

I have a small, usually headless media server at home, and I'm attempting to change its primary network interface from wired ethernet to WiFi. To that end, I installed wicd, which seems to be great ...
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Intel wireless 7260 on Ubuntu [on hold]

Have tried multiple methods for compiling and installing the required firmware for my wireless adapter. iwconfig returns the device. Here s what I did: I have kernel 3.13 so I downloaded iwlwifi 3.14 ...
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I have a lenovo g530 and installed ubuntu 12.04 now wifi wont work

I installed ubuntu 12.04 lts on my lenovo g530 and now wifi wont work i keep trying rfkill but it wont show anything. any help out there???
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Wireless woes hp envy dv6

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 had wireless working on HP envy dv6. I logged out and now wireless will not work message I get is to turn on hardware switch. Nothing is turned off on bios. Can anyone help, I ...
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Ubuntu Version too old for WPA/WPA2? [on hold]

I am using Ubuntu 7.04 on an "ThinkPad Z60t" for tests and now want to connect to my WLAN-network. The problem is that I am not able to select WPA/WPA2 but only WEP hexadecimal/WEP ASCII. I assume ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 on Macbook Air 2013: Wireless driver problem [on hold]

I've recently installed the 14.04 final beta on my mid-2013 Macbook air, triple boot with rEFInd. After doing some reading online, and using a USB wireless drive, I installed bcmwl-kernel-source, and ...
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Disable 802.11n for a specific network

I was having some problems with the wifi connection with a specific router, and solved them completely by disabling the the n standard: sudo modprobe iwlwifi 11n_disable=0 This network is a network ...
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Connecting two computers, one of them running on sub network

I want to be avaiable to connect my windows computer to ubuntu with samba, synergy, etc. The ubuntu computer has no wifi card, so i use my android device with usb theatering, the windows 7 computer is ...
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Wifi is not working, host with no internet connection [on hold]

I built a 4.4ghz amd with 32g ram and 1tb hd along with a secondary 240g ssd for my gaming. This is my ABSOLUTE first time utilizing and attempting to run a non Microsoft Windows OS. Now, the ...
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Wifi on Esprimo V5535

i still have problems getting my Esprimo V5535 from Fujistsu Siemens, to open wlan. I have looked everywhere and failed. It is an ath5k driver and the computer sees it. It says : eth1 Link ...
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USB Wifi RTL8188CUS 802.11n cannot connect

I'm a novice Linux newbie and I'm trying to use the adapter mentioned above in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS but it wont work. I have read other questions on here, but nothing helps. Adaptor is finding the ...
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ap-hotspot cannot connect to android devices

I created a hotspot using ap-hotspot in my ubuntu 12.10. The created hotspot shows in my android phone but it get stucks in obtaining IP address.. How can I add an IP address?
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Lubuntu remembers secure WiFi connection login credentials

At our school, students log on to their Internet accounts as follows: Student A logs on to the Internet account by logging onto the school's secure WiFi connection with his login name and password. ...
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Not able to connect to Tata Photon PLus on Ubuntu 12.04.2

It seems recently there was some upgrade of Tata Photon Plus and now we need to give Dailer Pin Code '0000' to enable it before it can be used. Due to this, I am not able to use Tata Photon Plus on my ...
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I'm having a wireless USB adapter problem [on hold]

I'm using a mini-usb wireless adapter and it continuously disconnect from my Wifi network... do anyone know how to fix that? please!
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anywhere to download WINE for xubuntu?

I am completely new to the Linux world and am already having troubles. I installed Xubuntu on an old desktop and am trying to set up a USB WiFi adapter to get some internet connection on the thing. I ...
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wifi stops working requires removing and reinserting wifi adapter

I am using 12.04 LTS. My wifi stops working but when I remove and reinsert the USB wifi adapter it re-establishes the connection and works for awhile again. I am using a microsoft WIFI adapter.
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Ubuntu 13.10: Unusable when gaming with power not plugged in

I'm still pretty new to Ubuntu, but I have been having issues gaming when not plugged into an outlet. When I am plugged in my laptop runs flawlessly, however, when not plugged every thing runs fine ...
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neither kubuntu 13.04 nor ubuntu 12.04 can detect network (wired/wireless) activity

Thanks for reading, i have an HP mini 110-1030LA, it had Windows XP, tottaly functional, a little slow but funtional, i decided to install kubuntu saucy (32 bits), everythings seems to be better, the ...
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How can I disable the network status notification bubbles?

I'm using the latest version of Ubuntu, with a Wi-Fi adaptor that Ubuntu detected flawlessly. When the internet drops out, Ubuntu gives me a notification bubble in the top right of the screen, e.g. ...
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How to get Lubuntu to forget wifi connection when new user logs in

My wifi works fine on my Lubuntu system, but is there a way to make it forget the wifi login credentials after a user logs out? I need other users to sign in with their own (web authorization page-) ...
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Wifi adapter help [duplicate]

I'm trying to make the system recognize my usb wifi adapter. The adapter is a Cisco wireless G-band I believe.