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

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Can Ubuntu work with a Belkin N150 Wireless USB Adapter out of the box?

I don't have Wi-Fi on my motherboard, so I'll need Ubuntu to support a wireless N150 USB adapter to connect to the router. Can Ubuntu 15.04 support this out of the box (without a need for updating?) ...
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Lubuntu No Wifi & Slow Reboot

I'm pretty new to Linux and Ubuntu. I just installed the Lubuntu on my mother's old laptop to replace XP. But after the installation I was unable to connect to wireless network. For at least a week ...
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driver for wlan pls help i am tired searchin for them

used airmon-ng; showed chipset unknown; can anyone pls help me get the right drivers. Although i am able to use wifi card to access wifi but not able to use my card in airmon-ng on typing ...
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issue with detection of WIFI

I am new in Ubuntu, I just finished downloading and installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have an issue with the wireless connection, it does not detects the wifi connection I have at home. Moreover, it is ...
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Wireless connections not visible following upgrade to 15.04

I guess there was some issue regarding the upgrade, and along with several other problems, the network menu does not list the wireless connections. On opening Network in System Settings, it says "The ...
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Problem with MAC Spoofing

I am changing/spoofing my MAC using sudo ifconfig wlan0 down sudo ifconfig wlan0 hw ether xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx sudo ifconfig wlan0 up But the problem is When I try to connect the AP it do not allow ...
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Wifi works fine but after a while even though it's connect , no internet

Okay let me explain. I have a Lenovo Z50 70 running Ubuntu 15.04. Everything works great except 2 things. One is if the wifi stays inactive for a while it loses connection with the router even though ...
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error while compile driver

when i want compile broadcom wireless driver it give this error : root@hello-notebook:/home/hello/bcm/broadcom# make KBUILD_NOPEDANTIC=1 make -C /lib/modules/`uname -r`/build M=`pwd` make[1]: ...
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rtl8723ae unstable on Ubuntu 14.04

I have searched through the internet and in AskUbuntu, but I could not find a working solution for my little problem. The RTL8723ae wlan is behaving strangely on Ubuntu 14.04 and drops the wlan ...
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I have no SOA how to edit the db.domain file

I am in a private network having 192.168.1.0/24 . I have a wireless router, i am providing wifi hotspot to my users with wireless router and i have 100 users in the network. I want to provide name to ...
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WIFI Drivers not getting Installed on Ubuntu 14.04.2 Broadcom Corporation BCM4360 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter [14e4:43a0] (rev 03)

I installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 on my Mac. I realized that the wifi was not being detected by Ubuntu. Upon googling from another device, I realized that I need to install Drivers in order to get it stared. ...
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Rtl8188ce step by step guide

My problem is that my realtek rtl8188ce not work, I have declared Internet through rj32 cable . I announce accustomed to windows and are completely new to ubuntu . I have not installed driver and I do ...
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Can't access internet in KVM virtual machine running RHEL

I have the VM running on 14.04. When I checked for network connections on 14.04 it's available. But, the network connections are unavailable for RHEL6.5 running on my VM. I executed iwconfig to view ...
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D-Link DWA 127 Rev. B1 not working

Vid and pid of the product aren't registered in the driver. lsusb Bus 002 Device 010: ID 2001:3d04 D-Link Corp. usb-devices: Bus=02 Lev=02 Prnt=02 Port=01 Cnt=01 Dev#=10 Spd=480 MxCh=0 Ver=2.01 ...
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Since the update to 15.04, my dual-boot Dell XPS can't use WiFi

Since the update to 15.04, my dual-boot Dell XPS can't use my Wifi network. It can't even update itself now. Network is fine when I boot to Windows. When I reboot to Ubuntu, I can see both of my two ...
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Why do I have to turn on wifi by commands every time Ubuntu starts?

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on a Lenovo G50-30. When I installed Ubuntu I got some troubles with the WiFi. I couldn't turn it on/off. I searched on Internet and found out some commands to fix ...
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Intel Wireless 7260 card not working at all Ubuntu 15.04

After a fresh install of Ubuntu 15.04, my wifi will not work. I have the Intel 7260 Wireless AC card and my system is saying that the wifi is disabled due to the hardware switch, but I can't turn on ...
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Connecting over WIFI to Samsung Smart TV UE55H6470

I am able to do this using windows 8 but no success using ubuntu. Any suggestion? :D
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Can't see 5ghz networks, despite iwlist channel results

I can't detect 5ghz wireless networks, despite iwlist channel saying I should: $ iwlist wlan0 channel (...) Channel 36 : 5.18 GHz Channel 38 : 5.19 GHz Channel 40 : 5.2 GHz ...
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Wi-fi is enabled but unable to view Wi-Fi networks. [system wireless is ON]

Please help me. My Wi-Fi is not working from few days but my LAN is working fine. System wireless is ON. System is updated according to me. system has : Network controller [0280]: Intel ...
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Missing WiFi drivers on old Mac

I am having trouble with the Wifi drivers on my new instillation of Ubuntu. This is my first time using Linux, but I am familiar with Unix from OS X. I have replaced OS X with Ubuntu on an older model ...
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Wifi detection during server install

I built a new box, that I intended to run ubuntu server on. I first installed ubuntu desktop 15.04 on it and it went without a hitch. During installation I was asked for wifi network/password which I ...
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TRENDnet TEW-648UBM 802.11n 150Mbps Micro Wireless N Adapter not working

Okay, so I purchased a usb wireless adapter for about 25 bucks in the hopes that it might work better than my on-board Broadcom one. When I type in the following command: lsusb I get the following: ...
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Wireless issues for Ubuntu 14.04 (64 bit)

I'm relatively new to Ubuntu, and I'm having some issues with my wireless internet. When I boot up Ubuntu, it connects to the internet fine and I'm able to use it. But, sometimes after a while it ...
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RTL8723be: poor and unstable wireless in Ubuntu (from 14.04 to 15.04)

I have a Lenovo G40-70 laptop, which comes with RTL8723be driver. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (with Kernel 3.16.0-38-generic), but this bug also occurs in 14.10 and 15.04. Even with options rtl8723be ...
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Why can't I download the certificate from a wifi network?

Trying to log into my library's network but it keeps saying that I need to designate what certificate to use- the only options are ignore or designate. Designating involves finding some cryptic file ...
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rtl8192ce can't associate to access point

I'm at the very beginning of the Ubuntu Installer where it asks to connect to a wireless network. The router, linksys, shows up on the screen, but fails to connect. When I run iwconfig I can see that ...
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Cannot connect to university wireless network, “disconnected - you are now offline”

I have trouble connecting to my universities wireless networks. My computer (running Ubuntu 14.04) shows me the available networks and tries to connect to them. It fails continuously just showing the ...
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wifi working only when connected to ethernet cable, but is hard blocked when disconnected from Ethernet

I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my hp-pavilion laptop alongside the pre-installed windows 8. My wireless LAN is hard blocked and I have tried all possible option available on the Internet ...
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Ubuntu gnome 15.04 Problem regarding Wifi

I dual booted windows 8.1 and ubuntu gnome and everything was perfect.But i wanted to connect to a wifi it tells that it was connecting and after that it's not connected.It's not even connecting to ...
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issue with wireless connectivity in ubuntu 14.04

I have lenovo z5070 and ubuntu 14.04.2 is installed on it. I was downloading with my laptop and i left my laptop to sleep when i waked up the wireless was gone. Even there was no option for enabling ...
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Realtek RTL8723BE Wifi Disconnecting After few minutes

I have Realtek RTL8723BE Wireless LAN. I am successfully connected to a network and doing works for minutes. Suddenly I noticed after few minutes that not a single page is opening, showing resolving ...
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XPS 13 with infinity display internet troubles

I have a new XPS 13 with infinity display,and with a Broadcom network controller: BCM4352 802.11ac. The Ubuntu version I'm running right now is 14.04. It's a beautiful machine, but I keep having wi-fi ...
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D-Link DWA-130 rev E1 RTL8191SU Wont Connect to Network (14.04)

Having a problem with getting my D-Link usb Wi-Fi dongle to connect to my wifi network. The dongle works, it scans and gives back the SSID's that are available, however when I try to connect, it ...
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wireless not working after installing Lubuntu 14.04

after i installed lubuntu my wifi is not working. ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 25 May 2015 17:02 IST +0530 Booted last: 25 May 2015 16:38 IST +0530 Script from: 21 May ...
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D-Link DWA-127 rev B1 drivers

Did anybody stumble upon this device before and knows where to start looking for drivers? lsusb output: Bus 003 Device 005: ID 2001:3d04 D-Link Corp. Was searching the Internet for an hour and ...
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Wi-Fi problem on Lenovo z50-70 with Realtek RTL8723BE

I've recently bought Lenovo z5070, I've installed on it both windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04.2 trusty. I have some serous problem with Wi-Fi in Ubuntu. First, when I turn on laptop at that moment the ...
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Macbook Broadcom 4331 was working, now enable wifi isn't an option. (14.04)

I've tried a few different fixes from here and a couple other places and I just can't get the wifi to show up at all anymore. It was working (not good, it was slow and would frequently drop), ...
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Wireless is not Working(Ubuntu 14.04, Dell vostro 2520)

My laptop cannot detect any wireless, I have just installed UBuntu 14.04 on Dell Vostro 2520. Some details I can give below: sudo lspci gives: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation ...
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dns finished no internet

Hello i just recently moved from windows 8 to ubuntu ,It happens that randomly it cannot connect to the internet, appears this message: dns finished no internet, Check your Internet connection Check ...
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How to persist on a wifi connection after disconnection?

I've got a Ubuntu machine running a software that requires internet. However, sometimes the wifi fails (router reboot for example) and doesn't find the network again, until I manually service ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Default Drivers Removed?

During a recent software update on my HP Elitebook 8530w running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS the Software Update crashed after partially downloading a selection of updates. Since then it appears that some of my ...
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ap-hotspot not working after update to 15.04 (64 bit)

I have recently updated to Ubuntu 15.04 (64 bit). My `ap-hotspot' configuration was functional in the earlier installation. In the current scenario, the devices present around my computer are no ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 lost wi fi

I have a very robust network with 6 iOS, 3 MacOS, 1 Win8.1, and 2 Wii connections all working flawlessly. Since I updated my Ubuntu workstation to 15.04, I've noticed that my connection speed has ...
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Xubuntu not showing wireless interflace

I'm using Xubuntu 15.04. The wifi worked fine,until i restarted my machine (it's an old toshiba nb100). The wifi didn't connect,it doesn't show up in ifconfig , in /etc/network/interfaces, or in ...
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Fresh Ubuntu 14.04 LTS doesn't detect Broadcom BCM4312 Wi-Fi

I just installed Ubuntu 14.4 LTS on 32-bit Dell Inspiron 1545 (that was actually pre-packaged with Ubuntu 10.x in about 2010). For some reason, it doesn't have the capacity to scan for nearby wi-fi ...
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Torrent being used by another person in the network [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and I know it comes with Transmission (even through I never used it or any torrent client in Ubuntu). I know that it can be a little dangerous if you use torrent clients ...
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Offline Driver Installation intel(R) 82562V-2 10/100 Network Connection [closed]

I have recently acquired a Dell Vostro 200 with a missing hard drive, i got a hard drive off a optiplex 720, and it now has GB160, i installed PCLinuxOS LXDE, was ecstatic to boot it up, and when i ...
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Comcast Router and Toshiba Satellite 15.04

I cannot connect over wifi to my comcast xfinity router with my toshiba satellite S55-B5280 but ethernet does work. How can I fix this?
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Remounting SMB shares when changing between wifi/wired networks

I've been battling with this for a while with mixed results. I frequently move my laptop between it's dock (wired) and my couch (wireless). Anytime I switch networks, I have to manually run "sudo ...