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

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How do I get my TRENDnet 150Mbps Micro Wireless N USB Adapter to stay connected to the internet? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? How do I get my TRENDnet 150Mbps Micro Wireless N USB Adapter to stay connected? it doesn't ...
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Wireless stopped working on Dell Inspiron mini

After trying to connect to a wired network, then unplugging the wired network and putting it to sleep, upon wakeup the wireless stopped working. Even the network manager has the wireless option ...
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Can't connect to Wireless Broadcom BCM4312, using wifi [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn't work on a Broadcom BCM4312 I have a problem connecting my Dell Vostro 1520 to wireless internet. Output of rfkill: 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked:...
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Which version of Lubuntu should I use?

I want to install a light distro on my netbook. (It currently has an out of date distro which is not upgradeable.) Here are the specs: eEE pc 4g GLAXY, LINUX 4g SSD, 512MB DDR2 Intel Mobile cpu &...
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Can't find Intel Wireless-N 1000 after waking from sleep

I've tried a lot of proposed solutions, most of them adding files to /etc/pm/config.d, as well as WiFi stops working after waking from suspend with a Broadcom 43225 and nothing has worked. hardware ...
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Is the BCM4306 wireless card ipv6 capable?

I've been trying to connect with ipv6 enabled networks with my Broadcom Wireless card under Ubuntu 12.04. The wireless card model is BCM4306. $lspci $Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4306 ...
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GLX missing, segmentation fault

I have installed all the individual components of SIDsuite. Next,the command that is used to start the monitoring application is called sidstart. I have placed $HOME/bin directory into command search ...
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Wifi connects but after a bit of use internet does not work

I have an RNX-N300X wireless card. The card will connect to both the router and the Internet but if i use about 10MB the internet will stop working. The card remains connected to the router though. To ...
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Slow wireless about 1/3 bandwidth of wired from cable modem [duplicate]

HP DV6000 Wireless G Broadcom Netgear WNDR3400 router properly configured. Windows laptops using wireless G and N are considerably faster than mine. 12.04 LTS, all restricted drivers and all up to ...
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Why is Ubuntu asking me for a password? (I didn't set one.)

I'm from Mexico City, living in the US now. I recently put Ubuntu in my PC and tried to set the wireless connection but i need a five digit password I never set. Do you now how to change this? Thanks ...
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Can I connect my Ubuntu laptop to my HDTV wirelessly?

There are some devices that allow to connect laptops to High Definition TVs. One good example is Intel WiDi device. The problem is that most of them do not support linux/ubuntu. It would be nice to ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: HP Photosmart 6515 Only Wired?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. I've plugged the HP Photosmart 6515 USB cable and Ubuntu automatically detected it and was able to print/scan through the USB cable. I connected the printer to the wireless ...
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Can't enable WiFi on Vaio CW Ubuntu 12.04

I was using my WiFi with no problem, but an hour ago I switched it off from system settings and then tried to turn it on again, but no success. It's about 1 month I am using it and I had no problem ...
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Link proxy settings to particular wifi network

Is there a way to automatically set proxy settings based on which wifi network you are connected to?
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Why is my Broadcom wireless card not working even after installing the b43 driver?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04. Network controller is BCM4311, lap top is a Dell Latitude D830. I've updated, upgraded, installed firmware-b43-installer, fwcutter, and it's still not detecting my wireless ...
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“Enable Wireless” option is disabled in network settings

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 (dual booted with Windows 7) but I'm unable to access Internet wireless even though I can do so on Windows 7. The output for rfkill list all is given below: rfkill list all 0:...
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Why is my Intel 2200BG wifi card hard-blocked?

I have installed 12.04 on a Fujitsu Siemens Amilo Pro. Wifi card does not work. Have tried various threads but none have the same problem. Think I have the correct firmware but the following comes ...
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Wireless broken after latest 12.04 update

I updated 12.04 yesterday and it broke my wireless connection. iwconfig lo no wireless extensions. eth0 no wireless extensions. l@ubuntu:~$ lspci|grep Network 03:00.0 Network controller:...
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Which Country Has All Wifi Channels Open? [closed]

As in US , we can't use anything above 11, which country has all channels available for use on Wifi?
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Unable to connect to wireless network on Dell Inspiron 1525 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn't work on a Broadcom BCM4312 I have been using Ubuntu since 9.04 and am upgrading with every new version release. Recently I have upgraded my laptop Dell ...
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How do I get a D-link DWA 140 working?

I've created a bootable usb stick, under windows, and checked the disk is OK. Load the try Ubuntu option and, as with 11.04 and 11.10, it can't find the D-Link adaptor.
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Wireless Stopped working after 3.2.0-25 upgrade

Today, I downloaded the 3.2.0-25 kernel as suggested by Software Update. After restart, my wireless isn't working, doesn't even show up in the Network Manager. If during boot, I choose the previous ...
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Adding Canon Pixma MX870 Printer

I've been trying to do some research on these forums to see how I can add my printer wirelessly. The first approach I found was with this thread http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=1475336 but ...
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How do I install Intel ethernet drivers?

I just bought a Lenovo T420, I booted the live CD and couldn't connect to my wireless router so I figured I needed the drivers for it. I have the last version of Ubuntu(12.04). It's a Intel® 82579 ...
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Wireless problems on HP

I'm not able to enable Wireless using the hardware switch on my HP ProBook4430s. Because of this the Enable Wireless option is greyd out and I cannot enable it. The greyd out option can be seen in ...
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My wireless network does not connect [closed]

I have just started using Ubuntu, and have always been using windows, so I am a bit of a newbee here. I installed the 12.04 Precise Pangoline version the other day, and everything seem to work fine, ...
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WiFi on Ubuntu 10.04 stopped working

Yesterday my WiFi just stopped working on my Ubuntu 10.04 LTS system. I am on an IBM X60 ThinkPad.
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Wifi Regulatory Domain for Bohemia?

USA has reg domain 0x0 , but what is Reg. Domain Code for Bohemia? (BO)
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WI-FI doesn't work (Hard Blocked) [duplicate]

Yesterday I installed Ubuntu 12.04 for the first time (I've always been a Windows user) as I was at the office and I had the Ethernet connected. At home I only use WI-FI. When I started Ubuntu it ...
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Wireless network not connecting to WiFi

All of a sudden my machine's wireless network is not connecting to my WiFi router.How can I figure out if its an issue with the WLAN card or if its withing the Ubuntu system settings ?Is there a ...
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Connecting to wireless networks from command line

I need to write a shell script which connects to one of the two available wi-fi connections. One is a un secure connection and the other is secure connection. My question has 2 parts- How to connect ...
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Wireless Xbox 360 controller on Humble Bundle V

I got the Humble Indie Bundle Complete (including Bastion, Lone Survivor, Braid and Super Meat Boy... the whole bundle is excellent). The fact is that Braid, Super Meat Boy, nor any game in the ...
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WIreless connects but Internet stops working on Ubuntu 12.04 64 Bit and Broadcom 4313

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 64 Bit on a HP Pavilion dm4. It has a Broadcom 4313 Wireless Adapter and a Realtek RTL8168D/8111D Ethernet Adapter. I haven't been able to get consistent internet access from ...
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No firmware found for Broadcom wireless card (BCM4318) on Dell Latitude D610

Trying to get my 03:03.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM4318 [AirForce One 54g] 802.11g Wireless LAN Controller (rev 02) working. I just reformated and installed 12.04 on this old ...
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How do I block websites for several PCs via wireless router?

Our household has 3 PC/laptops connected via wireless router (d-link 600). Is there a way to ban websites to all of the PCs connected to the wireless router by using my laptop? D-link's filter website ...
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BCM43225 wireless card has connectivity problems [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get a Broadcom BCM43225 wireless card working? Yesterday, I installed Ubuntu 12.04 as a dual-boot with Windows 7 64 bit. This is the very first time I've touched a ...
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Awesome WM Does not Search for Wifi Networks?

When I start Awesome WM, it works fine but it does not start the daemon/application that searches for and connects to wifi networks. How to make it do that both on startup as well as on demand since ...
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Only run CRON job if connected to specific wifi network

I am a newbie to scripting on Linux (Lubuntu), but I would like to make a script that runs a cron job only if my laptop is connected to my home wifi. Is this possible? I guess, I could do something ...
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Wireless Connection Troubles

I just recently switched from Windows 7 over to Ubuntu 12.04 and have been experiencing some issues connecting to my home's wireless network. The only way I can get it to connect to the network is ...
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Gerix Wifi Cracker and Aircrack-ng in Ubuntu 12.04?

I am have install Aircrack-ng from its official site. Compiling its source and installing. And Gerix also from official site Source. I am using AR9285 with ath9k drivers included default with Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Tenda W322p

I had a fully operational version of Ubuntu 11.10 running (64 bit) and decided to upgrade to 12.04. After I did I no longer had network connectivity. I am running a Tenda Wireless W322P adapter. In ...
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Wireless Connected But No Internet Connection (Ubuntu 12.04)

I am using same network for 2 days and everything was normal. However, today even though it shows me as connected to the network, I do not have internet connection. If I use ethernet cable instead of ...
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How to make an android phone use a wi-fi hotspot created on ubuntu [duplicate]

I want to know how to enable an android phone to detect the hotspot created under ubuntu so that the phone can use thse internet through it. I have learnt that Android does not support ad-hoc.I tried ...
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How do I install missing firmware?

I recently let a friend borrow my HP Mini and he put Ubuntu 12.04 on it. I don't know what Ubuntu is and I have no clue how to use it. When I try to connect to wifi it says wireless networks device ...
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Wifi switch on after waking up from suspend [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn’t connect after suspend on an Asus K52F I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Aspier 4752 Notebook. First it seems that the wifi was not working, but ...
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Ad-hoc network (hot spot) created in Ubuntu is not detected by android phone

I created a hot spot via network > wireless > use as hotspot. Other laptops successfully detected the hot-spot,could connect and use it without any problem. But no android phone could detect it.! I ...
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brother MFC-J435W wireless scanning issue

Thanks for taking the time to read this. I have a brother MFC-J435W and I was able to get the printer set up for wireless printing, but it is not allowing me to scan wirelessly. It gives me the ...
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Sager NP6165 (Realtek) Wireless Not Working

Hello I'm having issues with my new laptop (Sager NP6165) getting wireless. I've been searching for a solution, to no avail. My Network Card, Integrated 802.11 b/g/n wireless LAN half mini card ...
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Why is the kernel module cfg80211 also listed as a kernel process [cfg80211]?

I do not understand why the kernel module cfg80211 is also listed by ps aux as shown below: $ ps aux | grep cfg80211 root 521 0.0 0.0 0 0 ? S< 16:09 0:00 [cfg80211]
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Configuring Wireless Networking in 11.04

How do I setup wireless connection in my Ubuntu 11.04? How to configure the connection? How to get the details like SSID and all that...