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

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Trying to install a package, throwing errors

apt-get install firmware-atheros Throws me an error. I've already changed sources.list to allow non-free. (Reading database ... (Reading database ... 5% (Reading database ... 10% (Reading database ...
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Wired connection not working although wireless is working well Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)

I have the following ifconfig configuration: eth1 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:21:cc:d2:3d:da inet6 addr: fe80::221:ccff:fed2:3dda/64 Scope:Link UP BROADCAST RUNNING ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn) doesn't connect to wireless networks

I'm using 6-7 years old LG MB500, just installed Ubuntu 14.10 (Utopic Unicorn), and I can't connect to my school network (WPA-WPA2 ENTERPRISE,TLS, MSCHAPv2, no CA certificate). The computer displays ...
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Track Network Usage in Wifi Connection

I'm a student staying at a communal residence of 6 people and the rent includes internet access which is supposedly uncapped but if you really push your downloads(lets say more than 300GB) the ISP ...
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WiFi randomly turning off or disconnecting (lenovo t540p, Ubuntu 14.04)

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my lenovo t540p. Everything is working good, however, the wireless keeps turning off or disconnecting from time to time. This is my iwconfig: eth0 no wireless ...
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Macbook Pro 7,1 wireless card and no network available

I write for a problem with the wireless card driver Broadcom B4322 on my MacBook Pro 7.1 under Ubuntu. In practice, the wireless card works (the system detects it and enables the wifi), but it does ...
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USB wifi authenticates, mini PCI wifi does not

I have an HP Envy 300 (desktop) running Ubuntu 14.04. I have both a mini PCI wifi/bluetooth card (Broadcom BCM43228) and USB wifi. I can see both wireless options in the Networks component of ...
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Ubuntu hotspot unstable and unable to connect to it from android 4.4.4 cyanogen mod

okay im using kde nm connection editor for the trick yesterday it worked but today after i booted up and started it it ran well but when i try to connect to it from my device the thing i see is ...
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Wifi Realtek RTL 8192SE w/ Ubuntu 14.04: no internet

I have Ubuntu 14.10 and all the automatic updates have been made; I have a Samsung netbook whose default wifi card is a Realtek RTL 8192SE. The card detects wifi networks and actually connects to my ...
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I can't get my Broadcom BCM4331 wifi on 14.04 to work

I just installed 14.04 on my mid 2012 model macbook last night, and I love it. Except for the fact that I've spent the last 24 hours trying to get my wifi to work. Here's some info: 02:00.0 Network ...
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How to lock down connecting to a specific WiFi

I have a laptop what has WiFi on the motherboard, but it only supports 802.11a/b and WEP. My WiFi network is 802.11n with WPA2-Personal. So I purchased a USB wireless stick that's compatible with my ...
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WiFi not working on hp envy dv6 on Ubuntu 14.10

HP envy dv6 will not connect to WiFi after I updated it. When it works, it works for 5 minutes or less. ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 28 Feb 2015 12:33 EET +0200 Booted ...
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WiFi not working on hp dv6 on ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS

it will not connect to WiFi even when proprietary driver is updated and physical switch is on.
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Ubuntu / Lenovo yoga Wifi issues

I recently installed Ubuntu: 14.10, Kernel: 3.16.0-31-generic. I have some network problems. My Laptop is a Lenovo Yoga 13. I had some issues getting the network adapter to work, but it works now - ...
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LTE on Ubuntu 12.04 with AirCard 313u

does the newest version support a at&t sierra 313u momentum air card and is there a package for making dvd's , i have never had luck with using diff company's Linux
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D-Link DWA-171 Driver installation problem

Hello so i downloaded official D-Link DWA-171 drivers http://www.dlink.com/xk/sq/support/product/dwa-171-wireless-ac-dual-band-usb-adapter, But when i try to install them in terminal using ...
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Wifi connects but internet not working on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have tried other solutions posted on this forum but nothing seems to work. Right now I am wired to the Internet. Please help. Edit: i) Command: lsb_release -a Output: Distributor ID: Ubuntu ...
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Can't find the right tl-wn721n wireless drivers [on hold]

i just installed ubuntu 10.04, and i can't find the right wireless driver for my tl-wn721n wireless adapter please can you help me? without this i can't do anything. Thanks in advantage!
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Slow and crashing wifi

I have unbutu 14.04 and my wifi connection is slow and very unstable, it crashes very often. i have a INTEL® N-7260 HMC adapter thanks
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Ubuntu 12.04 In tray Icon -> “Edit Connections…” not clickable

I am use ubuntu 12.04 with gnome-panel, I press network tray icon then Open following small menu, Last "Edit Connections..." not clickable how can I edit my wired and wifi connection?
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Ubuntu 14.04 wifi not working with BCM4312

I'm working on a dell inspiron1545 can get the wired connection to the internet to work but not the wireless. something with the driver? very new to Ubuntu. 1545:~$ lspci -nn -d 14e4: 0c:00.0 Network ...
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[Don't Bother Answering]I insert my cd for ubuntu 14.04.02 and it doesn't recognize it, please help [on hold]

It goes like this, my wireless is not working on my laptop running ubuntu, when it was running xp it worked perfectly (my wireless card is broadcom corporation wireless 1397 wlan mini card). So i ...
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Accessing the button of a WiFi-Stick (TP Link TL-WN823N)

I just bought a TP Link TL-WN823N it seems to be working just fine. It has a button on it. I would like to trigger an event when it is pressed. Any idea how I could find out anything about it ...
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Wifi problems with rtl8723be in Ubuntu 14.04

I have dual booted my Windows 8 laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. The wifi driver is Realtek rtl8723be. It didn't use to work but I updated the kernel to 3.18 and reinstalled the driver and that seemed to ...
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cannot access home wireless in ubuntu 14.10

Since i upgraded to 14.10 my home wifi doesn't show up in the list of available networks. I can connect to the wifi by phone, or other computers, but not my laptop. (btw: samsung RV520) I have tryed ...
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Help please! with the ubuntu+netgear [on hold]

I just got a NetGear n600 wireless adaptor and the disk to install it will not recognise to my the pc. I have updated my ubuntu disk drivers and it still wont install. arghh!!!
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Ubuntu Wifi connection works but no internet

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS. Whenever I start up Firefox it says "server not found" despite the fact that wifi connection seems to be established. I would appreciate if anyone can help — Gabriel ...
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How can I route certain traffic to a different access point ONLY when I'm connected to a certain network?

I know this is pretty specific, but before I do anything, I want to make sure that what I want to do doesn't brick my system if all requirements aren't met. I have a laptop. I take it to school with ...
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After system reinstall cannot connect to wi-fi

I am struggling to get my wireless network working again after a re-installation of Ubuntu 14.04. The wireless network was working perfectly before re-install. I followed the same methods as I had ...
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After disabling and reenabling wifi, can't reconnect

I disabled WiFi on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine to double check that some files I needed would be available offline later. After reenabling WiFi, I was unable to reconnect to my wireless network. I've ...
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Wifi blocked by hardware (rl3290). rf kill unblock dosn't work

i recently migrated to ubuntu but wifi is not working. i checked and found that my wlan is blocked by hardware. i have already tried the rf kill unblock all method by it dosn't solve the problem. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Broadcom Corporation Wireless 1395 WLAN Mini - Cant Find my Wifi Network

I can't find my Wifi Network. I can see other networks though and can connect to my wifi from a different PC. My Wifi information are Wireless Radio: Enabled 802.11 Mode: Mixed 802.11n, 802.11g and ...
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Wireless Access Point Won't Delete and Automatically Connects

I tried setting up my laptop as a wireless access point. Now when I start up my machine, or take it back out of hibernation it connects itself to the wireless hotspot that I set up. I'm not sure why ...
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Wireless in HP 635 isn't working [on hold]

I have an HP 635 Notebook PC and the wireless doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04.
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Wifi extremely slow in ubuntu 14.04

I understand that this question has been done a lot, but I'm asking because i still haven't found a solution. I have and Asus x200ma-ub01t that dual boots Windows 10(technical preview) and Ubuntu ...
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Lenovo Yoga 2 11 with no wi-fi (soft block removed)

I installed Ubuntu Trusty Tahr 14.04 LTS on a Lenovo Yoga 2 11 and noticed I had no wi-fi option, only networking (usually I see "enable wi-fi" too.) rfkill list all resulted in only a soft block and ...
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Cannot connect to internet through DAP-1650

Problem I cannot connect to the Internet when connected to my DLink Wireless AC1200 Access Point DAP-1650 via Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS. I can connect to the Internet when connected to my Netgear ...
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Hacking The art of exploitation [on hold]

I installed the 2nd edition of Hacking:The art of exploitation on my computer i don't know what version of Ubuntu comes on the CD but it won't communicate with the Ethernet or Wireless card. WLAN ...
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wifi-adapter driver needed offline

I have lately downloaded the Fedora and installed it from the LiveUSB. Unfortunately, the cable is not an option for me to connect to the internet. I would like to use my wifi-adapter (TP-LINK ...
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Internet singificantly slower when using wifi

Download speed using ethernet: 70 Mbps Download speed using wifi: 2 Mbps I have connectivity issues when using wifi sometimes as well, even though signal is fine. On W7, wifi works just fine. ...
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Way to remove unwanted/unused wifi networks from Network Indicator Menu? [NOT a duplicate]

This original question has NOT been answered and is NOT a duplicate question so I am reasking it: Way to remove unwanted/unused wifi networks from Network Indicator Menu? There should be a way to ...
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Broadcom 43142 is not working | HELP!

I have been install Ubuntu 14.04 on laptop Lenovo V580c. All components are working OK, but WiFi isn't working. I searched answers in Google, Askubuntu, but nothing works Please, help 03:00.0 ...
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No WiFi connection on Acer Aspire 5530G with Ubuntu 14.04

For years I used Windows on Acer Aspire 5530G, but due to some problems I have overwritten the Windows with the Ubuntu 14.04. With Windows I used to connect to Internet via WiFi all the time, but once ...
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How to configure DEVICEURI on a Brother DCP-9020CDW printer? [on hold]

If you have a Brother DCP-9020CDW printer and have trouble to configure DEVICERI to connect to it using WIFI, this post is for you: To do so, follow the steps below to set up the connection ...
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restoring ubuntu after a failed flash player plugin update

Last night I as trying to update the flash player plugin, by following the steps from here. sudo apt-get install firefox ubuntu-restricted-extras Because the connection was slow and I was ...
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unable to click disconnect wifi on my ubuntu 12.04

i have a problem related with wireless network on my Ubuntu 12.04. as you can see, my wifi can connect to network, but when connected, the 'Disconnect' item on my wifi is disabled thus i can't click ...
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How to access my files movies pics stored on pc in my android

I have got a computer with Xubuntu and have plenty of storage free, lots of movies video I have also got a wifi router which I don’t use since I only use my mobile data for internet. router has both ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Dropping packets on RT5370 Wireless USB Adapter

I am getting around a 5% packet loss when I run a ping -c 20 against my router. I do not have a similar problem with any other PC in my house. When I boot the same pc into Windows7, I have a zero ...
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Apple Magic mouse frequently disconnects and reconnects

I have an Apple Magic Mouse that I am using on a Lenovo Thinkpad T440s with Ubuntu 14.04 installed. I have successfully paired the device and it works for short periods of time. The mouse appears to ...
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Wireless connection issue in Kernel 3.16

I have upgraded my Dell Vostro 1720 laptop to 14.04.2, Kernel 3.16 (from 14.02, Kernel 3.13) but now I have no access to wireless networks. My Broadcom driver PCI is 14e4:432b. I've spent hours ...