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

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fix wireless prob

new to ubunto i'm having some probem with wireless conection : phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: brcmwl-0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes 2: ...
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i am unable to connect to wireless network on ubuntu 12.10 [on hold]

I have Ubuntu 12.10 installed on an lenovo z580 laptop I can't view any wireless networks even though i enable wireless network. What do I need to do to connect to my wireless network? From lspci | ...
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Can't connect to my WiFi network

I have a laptop with a dual Ubuntu 14.04 / Windows 7 boot. My WiFi uses WPA & WPA2 Personal. I can connect to the network with all other computers in the house, including the Windows boot on the ...
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Wi-Fi Network setup

I tried to set up Wi-Fi connection from my Ubuntu 14.04 to my Android phone(samsung gt duos GT-18262). I want to access Internet connection from my phone on to my Laptop. There fore I installed ...
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WIFI PROBLEMS IN 14.04

My wifi disconnected when I was using my pc. I run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (my pc connects to net thru wifi since I cant get a cable to where it is located in the house. this has been working well for 3 ...
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Ubuntu Wifi connection

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Insiron. I was initially able to connect to wifi after searching for a new driver through software updates. However after I restarted it would no longer ...
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Fix wifi issue with ubuntu 12.04 LTS ( For complete noob)

I am having problems with wifi after I updated using update manager. I cant get wifi working. Here is the link of the model for reference. Additional info : Network controller : Broadcom ...
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Unable to connect to server on internal network

I have an Ubuntu server hosting a web server and various other things. If I were to ping 192.168.1.5 from my laptop the connection just takes a while and times out. If I'm sitting right next to the ...
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Dell Inspiron E1505 No Wireless on 14.10

So on other Dell machines I have used sudo rmmod dell_laptop echo 'blacklist dell_laptop' | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist-custom sudo apt-get remove --purge bcmwl-kernel-source ...
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I have an Intel i217 -v Ethernet Controller and nothing is working for internet connection

I built a server yesterday with a Gigabyte g1 sniper. It uses the Intel i217 -v for ethernet. I installed the drivers and everything and nothing is working to get ethernet working. I attached the ...
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Unstable Wifi Connection Ubuntu 14.04

I've read other questions in askUbuntu, but couldn't solve the problem as I'm new to Linux. The problem is that the Wifi connection on Ubuntu 14.04 is unstable. It does connect to wifi for a while, ...
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My wireless mouse is not working

I have an AVIS 2.4G wireless mouse, and want to use it on mz]y ubuntu 12.04 LTS machine. It was working for a few days, now it doesn't. The mouse works fine on another computer. I have seen this ...
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Asus x552cl Wifi disabled

I have an Asus x552cl which is equipped with a Ralink corp. RT5390 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe network adapter. After installing Ubuntu on my laptop a few days ago I discovered that the wifi is ...
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Installing Lubuntu Oracle 11gr2 for Practice

For the sake of education, my goal is to create a light Linux OS that can stay updated (for free) and run Oracle 11g and all its tools and also work with my wifi drivers. I tried using this guide to ...
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Ubuntu Network Manager is not working after setting up PPPoE?

About two days ago, i connected a new Broadband provider cable to my computer and used sudo pppoeconf To Configure my connection. After a while, When i restarted my computer, it was showing, ...
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Laptop can't connect to dlink router anymore [on hold]

Something very weird happened, my laptop was normally connected to the internet and I was surfing then the triangle icon in the upper right corner started to blink and behave like being in a state ...
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Why does my keyboard suddenly stop working?

I have been using dual-boot on a Lenovo Flex for about 3 weeks now with Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04. Ubuntu started getting funny with unreliable connection (Wifi was connecting but not transfering ...
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Cannot connect to some wifis after upgrade

I'm facing a weird situation. I upgraded Ubuntu from Lucid to Trusty (on a Macbook 4,1). I can connect to wifi at home, or when I use my phone as a hotspot, but I cannot connect to the wifi at my ...
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Glitch free solution to stream sound output from an ubuntu machine to another (14.10 both)

I have this setup: laptop with wifi-AC -> AC capable router -> laptop with AC (directional antenna) -> hi-fi speakers. I don't have any network problems, everything is really fast and I can ...
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Wifi problem Rt2800pci in ubuntu 14.10

Recently I updated to Ubuntu 14.10 and it seems that wireless is not working properly , I have to go close to my home router to get it to work and even so the internet is very very slow. The result of ...
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Poor wireless performance with RealTek RTL8723BE

I have a laptop with the RealTek RTL8723BE. Performance is poor with long ping times, dropped packets and often on wake the network manager will report 'connected' but nothing with get through, ...
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Wifi problem on an FS Amilo Li 1718, under 14.04 LTS

I am having trouble with my Qualcomm Atheros AR242x/542x wifi card in a FS Amilo Li1718. It only connects sometimes, and the speed is low when it does. Sometimes it does not even allow me to turn on ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 - Won't connect to wireless

I'm not a techie kind of person, but if someone can break it down for me, I think I can do what I'm told. I saw on another post to run something in the terminal to diagnose the problem and create a ...
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I cant connect to wifi through Leoxsys 150 Mbps Nano WiFi USB Wireless Adaptor

Hi guys am new to ubuntu 14.04. I have desktop and ive attached Leoxsys 150 Mbps Nano WiFi USB Wireless Adaptor to it. It is detecting networks for ubuntu and even it is connecting. But when i open ...
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Installing TP-LINK TL-WN722N without internet

I'd like to install the wireless receiver TP LINK TL-WN722N on my desktop computer (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) without using internet connection, how do I do that? I'm currently using a BOLT's mobile wifi to ...
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Able to access web by ip, but not by dns name

I'd like to post a solution to a problem I've encountered in my university. The issue is closely related to this post. I asked the user whether or not he found a solution but he never responded. In ...
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Weak WiFi signal

I have a Fujitsu Lifebook AH531 (I think wireless is Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030, 802.11 b/g/n) I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Previously I used Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Windows 7 on the ...
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Network Issues - Wired and Wireless Network Not working

I'm new to linux and ubuntu. I have installed ubuntu kylin. Now I'm having an issues that is the wired or wireless connection will not start automatically. I tried to restart the network manager but ...
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Wireless Problems (Lenovo G50-30)

I've tried all the fixes and ran out of Google. At first I had to type "sudo modprobe -r ideapad-laptop" into the Terminal at startup for the wifi to work. Now it works after I did a more permanent ...
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Thinkpad E430 Wireless problems

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E430. I have great problems with some networks. Some networks work fine, like my Android hotspot, but unfortunately among the networks with problems ...
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Problem with WIFI. wifi is not detecting in ubuntu 14.10

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 Wired connection is connecting but wifi is not detecting any additional drivers needed or update?
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Netgear WiFi adapter

I have just purchased a new Netgear N600 WIFI USB adapter for my desktop that currently runs ubuntu. I am new to ubuntu and still unfamiliar with it. If anyone could help me get this set up on my ...
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How to find the root password?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 installed with Wubi. My problem is I cannot connect to my wifi and I cannot see my files at data. It asks for the root password to login but I don't know it.
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How to connect wirelessly with Kubuntu 14.04

Newbie - I recently installed kubuntu after Ubuntu kept crashing my system. Did a fresh install. I can count with Ethernet, but am unable to connect wirelessly. Looking at other questions around ...
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How to enable Wireless Network

How to enable bluetooth & wifi on my HP nx 6120 laptop. Please give me instructions. Thank you.
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Warning: section [Dialer hsdpa] does not exist in wvdial.conf. --> Cannot open /dev/ttyUSB2: Permission denied

Huawei EC156 detect and unlock procedure Hi there! I am usin HP Laptop and Ubuntu 14.04 upgraded fully. I hve got a Huawei EC 156 USB modem and want to use the exclusively for internet connection ...
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dell inspiron 5510 wireless driver

My wireless mini card does not work using Ubuntu OS on my Dell Inspiron. I need a driver. I am not a developer, just a user with limited knowledge. Any help or guidance is very much appreciated. Thank ...
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Wireless on a offline Ubuntu Desktop

Alright, i've tried looking up everything I can and trying that. I just put in a HDD and installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32x. Now, I had a small IBM pc that kept dropping the internet connection, so I ...
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Unknown wireless network chip sets [duplicate]

i have 2 unknown chip sets when i write airmon-ng wlan0 and mon0 any way to let Ubuntu recognize my internal wireless card?
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Wireless Printer not found to set up printer when wireless printer is connected in 14.10 upgrade

I just upgraded from 14.04 to 14.10 32 bit. I was using my wireless printer with 14.04 with no problem. But after the upgrade, my printer area doesn't see the wireless printer to print to. I can ...
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Wifi issues after fresh Ubuntu 14.10 install

I've recently did a cleain install of Ubuntu 14.10. Unfortunately I'm having network issues: When I try for the first time to connect to a secured Wi-Fi network (EAP/PEAP, MSCHAP), it works. ...
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Wi-FI Stops Working upon Boot When Being Disconnected From Power While Turned Off

So the problem is fairly described in the title. The routine goes like this: I turn off the computer. The power cord makes a beeping sound, so i disconnect it from the laptop before going to sleep. ...
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WiFi Problem after 14.04 installation

I have DELL 6400 and installed Ubuntu 14.04 successfully. But, WiFi is not working though it shows the Broadcam driver. Could you please help fixing this. I do not have any LAN/Ethernet. I just have ...
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how to install wifi drivers in kali linux [on hold]

i just installed kali linux with bual boot in uefi mode with windows 8. i successfully installed the linux. now there is no wifi drivers but ethernet drivers are present and i can connect to internet ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 connect to WPA2 802.1x Enterprise Wifi

Recently I replaced the OS of my Samsung Smart PC Pro to 14.04, only to find that I cannot connect to my school's WiFi. The WiFi is PEAP authenticated with no CA certificate and requires the username ...
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All drivers software for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Is there any utility app or software to detect and update drivers for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, such for graphics card, sound card, wireless and bluetooth drivers, USB drivers, System management drivers, ...
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Help! WiFi problems with Ubuntu. (Full logs)

Okay, here's the situation. I have a Broadcom Corporation BCM4321 802.11a/b/g/n (rev 05) WiFi card, and It really doesn't like my new router; It won't connect, the Wireless manager shows connection ...
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Dell latitude d630 no wifi

http://pastebin.ubuntu.com/8695030/ this is what comes up. I dont know how to find or install the drivers for my wireless card. Help please. I also need help with the drivers for my camera.
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How can I get my 5G wifi to work?

I just got a fancy new 5G-enabled dual-band wireless router. My lspci says I have a: 01:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 802.11b/g/n (rev 01) So the 802.11n should be able to ...
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How to manage connections in Ubuntu 14.04?

I don't know how to manage connections in Ubuntu. I have this TP-Link MR3020 travel router, and cannot get it to work. The thing would let me extend the wireless signal. In windows I plugged it into ...