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

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Wifi settings and networks not being shown on ubuntu 16.04 LTS

I recently switched over to ubuntu 16.04 LTS from Windows 10. No WiFi networks or settings are being shown in networks in system settings. I tried tried the lspci -nn command and found that I have no ...
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WiFi not working after a recent update [duplicate]

I have an asus laptop and i'm runnning Ubuntu 15.10 alongside Windows 10 . A few days ago an update pop-ed up which required me to restart the system . After i restarted it my wifi was not working (it ...
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No wifi and can't enter BIOS, nor bootable with any kind of USB after installing Ubuntu

Asus K401UB, Intel Core i5 6200U, nVidia 940M with Ubuntu 14.x.x was upgraded to 16.04. The screen lit up:- Ubuntu at your service! Issues include: Wifi does not work Unable to select / enter BIOS ...
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Better alternative to TP Link TL-WN722n [on hold]

I was looking for a USB wifi device to create wifi access point. Now i am using TP Link TL-WN722n, it basically works ok, but it has limitations for number of connected devices - 7pcs. And sometimes ...
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My wireless (BCM43142) won't work

14.04 was getting along with the wireless card until today and I tried many things to fix it but got myself into a mess where I felt reinstalling completely was the best option. I installed 16.04 ...
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I have downloaded RTL8191SU and have unpacked it. “ask-get rtl8192SU install.sh” doesn't work

How to get Synaptic to find it in Downloads.? It's just not there! I never downloaded anything using Terminal and I'm lost! The system is a RTL8191SU USB port. It worked on Windows XP fine but not ...
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Wifi is not working. I have a laptp Hp with RTL8723BE. It says *-network UNCLAIMED [duplicate]

I have updated the Ubuntu version to 16.04. Also I've tried a bunch of different solutions as those answering these questions for example: lenovo e540 RTL8723be wifi not working Wifi problems with ...
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Realtek RTL8188CU network adaptor crashing Network-Manager

This has only ever been a problem for Linux, but not windows which works completely fine. When booting into Ubuntu, and now Linux Mint, everything is fine and my connection strength is more than ...
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Can't connect to a specific wi-fi network

There are two wi-fi networks that I usually connect to, Network_A and Network_B. I can connect to Network_B without any problems. I had been able to connect to Network_A without a problem for over a ...
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installing tp-link 722n driver

I checked the "V" on the status bar on the Virtual Machine using Virtual Box for enabling the USB port, and I still cant get access to the internet using a WLAN connection. How can I install a tp-link ...
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Linux Mint & Dell Inspiron 17 7000 Series: Wifi Turned OFF [on hold]

I can not turn on wifi in my dell laptop. The software wireless switch is off and I can not turn it on. As soon as you try to flick it to ON it moves back to OFF. I have just installed Linux Mint ...
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Slow connection speed with Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 in Ubuntu 16.04

I recently decided to dual boot my Acer VN7-571G-771E with Ubuntu 16.04, but I'm having problems with my wireless network. The connection seems to fade in and out: it varies from being comparable to ...
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Intel wireless 3165 sudden contection losses

My problem: When I'm using wifi the I lost connection nearly every minute. In order to reconnect I should establish connection again (in ubuntu gui preess on wifi icon of my network). Also indicator ...
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Issues with laptop wireless

I am having an issue with my wireless. It works, but every time I try to switch networks, it says wireless device not ready. Then I use this command to restart it sudo /etc/init.d/network-manager ...
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RTL8723BE PCIe wireless problem [duplicate]

I have the wireless network card RTL8723BE PCIe, which is not currently working. I suspect I managed to ruin the drivers, when trying to get bluetooth to work. This is the operating system and kernel: ...
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I did an update for my Ubuntu 15.04 and now the wifi is not working [on hold]

I did an update of Ubuntu 15.04, also I rebooted the computer. I just wanted to do the regular update but the internet wifi connection didn't work when the computer started again.I didn't see, even ...
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Connect wireless Epson Printer

Is it possible to use the Epson xp-235a with Kubuntu, complete as a wireless printer? If so, where can I find the required drivers and set up procedure? Thanks in advance, Rene.
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wifi problems in ubuntu 14.04

Wifi is working properly on my laptop (hp-ab220tx) but when I suspend or close the laptop when it is working, now when I open it or when it goes to sleep mode there I will lose the wifi connection . ...
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Dell Vostro 14-5459 Ubuntu 16.04 Wi-Fi slow when plugged in

I bought my Dell Vostro 14-5459 with Ubuntu 14.04 pre-installed. From the start, Wi-Fi speed is almost non-existent when the laptop is connected to the charger. As soon as I unplug it, the speed ...
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try to install tp-link wireless adapter [duplicate]

im new in ubantu, i dont understand nothing i download the driver to my adapter from http://www.tp-link.com/en/products/details/Archer-T2UH.html i cant install it, can someone help me to install ...
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PCI WiFi for 16.04

What is a reliable dual band card for Ubuntu 16.04? Was considering this WiFi card. Does is still work? Must be PCI.
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no web page can be opened when wifi ap created and connected by android phone

I want to create a WiFi Access Point (AP) with hostapd and dnsmasq on my USB wireless network adapter--9271 Atheros using the Internet connected to my router through my eth0 adapter. lsusb Bus 003 ...
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wifi does not work on hp pavillion. got report from wireless info script

I have ubuntu 16.04 on an hp pavillion and the wifi does not work. not an expert but I saw My wireless/WiFi connection does not work. What information is needed to diagnose the issue?. It told me to ...
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wlan0 disappeared after update for intel 8260 - help me recover?

I'm running a relatively new Dell XPS with 14.04 LTS. Everything had been working fine and I've done several updates. Last night I used the Software Updater and installed a number of updates, after ...
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wifi not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I tried installing Ubuntu 16.04 but my computer did not detect any wireless connection. I decided to look for an older and more stable version. I installed Ubuntu 14.04, but it still doesn't work. ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wifi on broadcom starting not wok

I turned on my Lenovo G510 and the WiFi wasn't working. I does not do anything after yesterday. I tried restarting the network, tried running rfkill unblock all, and I tried reinstalling the driver by ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit) wireless not working after updates [duplicate]

I updated my system yesterday, and now no wireless connections are available. I have looked into a few similar problems with no luck. I believe my architecture to be amd64. Wireless is working fine on ...
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not detecting wireless networks [duplicate]

I tried to connect raspberry pi through ethernet .I Changed some settings to connect through ssh. After that wifi is gone.I coudn't see any wireless networks listed anymore. My computer is dual boot ...
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Wireless stopped working on Ubuntu 14.04

I never had any problems with Ubuntu for 2 years, but my WiFi randomly stopped working today. I have Ubuntu 14.04 installed alongside Windows 10, and WiFi works on my Windows partition so I know it's ...
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Realtek RTL8191SU USB wifi connects only after unplug-replug post booting Ubuntu 16.04

Realtek RTL8191SU USB wifi dongle does NOT auto connect on start up since upgrade to Ubuntu 16.04. Auto connects post unplugging and replugging dongle into usb port. Issue only occurs on booting/...
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Wifi not availaible

Wifi is not working and cannot get access activate the wifi. Always getting message wifi unavailable, Radio switch off. The machine doesn't have way to activate manually it's supposed to switch on ...
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create wifi hotspot in ubuntu-14.04 when connected to another wireless network

My machine ubuntu-14.04 is connected to a wireless network. The wireless network does not allow mobile devices to connect to it and access internet. I am trying to setup my laptop as access point, ...
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Wifi suddenly stopped working in ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am using ubuntu 14.04 lts. Recently i faced a problem with my wifi, it is not working properly.Initially it was dropping connection frequently and now i cannot see wifi enabled button at all only ...
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Cannot get Broadcom BCM43225 to work on 16.04

Whatever I try to do, it will not work. The wireless menu tells me it's disabled by hardware switch. It worked by installing package bcmwl-kernel-source, but after an apt-get update and a reboot, it ...
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Wifi connectivity problem in Ubuntu 14.04

Wifi is working properly on my laptop (hp-ab220tx) but when I suspend or close the laptop when it is working, now when I open it there I will lose the wifi connection. To get back the wifi connection ...
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Brief, Frequent Wifi Disconnects on Kubuntu 16.04

I apologize for the unclear description. The situation is that my wifi stays connected, and browsers work just fine. However, other scripts and programs requiring an internet connection periodically ...
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wifi networks not showing up in ubuntu 14.04 (Asus x555lb) [duplicate]

I have just installed ubuntu 14.04 and my wifi networks are not showing. I do not have the broadcom wifi driver in my settings and I've tried the mediatek wifi adapter, but I get "modprobe: ERROR: ...
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How to install Wireless drivers? [duplicate]

I went around Google and looked on YouTube for some videos, but for whatever reason, nothing worked. I tried going into "Additional drivers" and switching the driver that way, but nothing actually ...
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Set up WiFi on BeagleBone Black Ubuntu 14.04.4 - TP-Link TL-WN722N

I'm trying to set up the WiFi on a BeagleBone Black (Ubuntu 14.04 installed), using the wireless usb adapter TP-Link TL-WN722N. The way seemed easy, thanks to those posts treating the exact issue : ...
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create a wifi network for file sharing [on hold]

i need to create a wifi network , share some file and any user independent of its OS (windows,Linux and etc ) could connect to this wifi network and download those files by HTTP or FTP protocol, my ...
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directing ssh to use wireless instead of wired network

I have both wired and wireless network on my laptop. I want to ssh a server that is accessible over the wireless network only. How can I direct ssh to use WiFi for connection to server without having ...
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Bad WiFi signal [on hold]

I have dual booted Windows and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I am facing wifi problems still now. The problem is the wifi signal is very poor and it shows only one nearby wifi signal only. It disconnects every 1 ...
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Wifi is not working and no wlan0 or wireless connections

I just installed Ubuntu 16.04 and there are no wireless networks shown. Here's some info: ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 17 Jul 2016 20:16 PDT -0700 Booted last: 17 Jul ...
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wifi setting missing - No additional drivers available. -Network UNCLAIMED

I'm a new user of Ubuntu 14.04 on a Lenovo Thinkpad T460s. I have a problem with the Network settings, since there not appear any icon about the wifi and I can only use the wired connection. I noticed ...
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Wi-Fi problem with Ubuntu 16.04 on Lenovo G50—45

I clean installed Ubuntu 16.04 today. All seems to be working fine except Wi-Fi. The drop down menu shows no Wi-Fi connection option. I did a rfkill list - Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard ...
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problem-with-wireless-driver-on-ubuntu-15-04-and-lenovo-z51-70

Wifi driver is not working on lenovo z51-70 earlier i have followed the below steps and it worked well but its seems that with new linux kernel image release solution is not working . Problem with ...
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Xubuntu 16.04LTS Wifi disconnects

I have a HP G7-2325-dx laptop running on Xubuntu 16.04LTS. Wifi is a Ralink RT3290. My problem is that my wifi drops on its own and a window pops up asking for my wifi password which is already ...
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ubuntu can't connect in wireless

First, sorry for the lack of information, but i' started with linux two weeks ago and I bought another laptop. I really don't know where tohttp://askubuntu.com/editing-help start looking. I have a ...
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Update to 4.4-31 kernel today, broke WIFI [closed]

My WIFI (and other things) broken after installing today's update.
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I installed ubuntu 16.04 on my lenovo G500 wifi off [duplicate]

04 on lenovo G500 the wifi seem off meaning regardless seem enable ..can't see any network as is off. I tried few network-manager restart but still nothing .Please can someone help ? Many thanks Hi ...