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

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network manager don't save wireless key [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Network manager asks for wireless password continually I reset my NetWork Manager and know,it can't remember wifi security key. each time I wanna connect to wifi,it ask ...
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How do I get a Broadcom 4313 wireless card working on a 2.6.38 kernel?

Originally using Ubuntu 11.10 64-bit (Kernel 3.0.0-14-generic) . As there are heating issues with the kernels, i installed kernel 2.6.38.10-kernel also. When i boot using 2.6 kernel, the wifi doesnt ...
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How to maintain WPA connection on reboots when connecting from terminal?

Today I installed Ubuntu server, and connected to my wireless by following this steps: $ ifconfig wlan0 up $ sudo /etc/init.d/networking stop $ wpa_passphrase "ssid" "password" > wpaconfig $ ...
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Troubleshooting Wlan, essential WLAN debugging information?

My Wlan does not get connected, only showing networks, but internet connection works only with RJ45. I am hoping for some sort of summary answer to solve this kind of problems in a generic way. I have ...
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Should I install additional drivers?

I'm newbie to Ubuntu. I have a laptop. This is designed for Windows 7. Anyway I want to install Ubuntu here. I used Ubuntu Server several times, but all in the virtual machines. So installation on ...
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MSI X350 wifi stopped working [closed]

I have a dual-boot of Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10 on my MSI X350. During the installation process and some time after the wireless worked just fine and I used the internet connection to install ...
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Macbook 2,1 - Everything works except wireless! [closed]

So I've been running Ubuntu through a VM for a while, and finally decided to run it natively through BootCamp, so I installed it, and the installation went fine. As far as I can tell, everything ...
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Has anyone gotten Edimax 7811 to work under 11.10?

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10. Afterwards I needed to have wireless capability on the same machine. The Edimax 7811 is listed as Linux compatible, but it did not work with Ubuntu 11.10. It uses ...
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Can't enable wireless on Lenovo Thinkpad Edge 520

I've tried several things like mentioned in the forums, but I'm at a loss. Everything works fine except wireless Internet. I see using Terminal that it detects the drive but it is disabled. I go to ...
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wireless troubles with Intel 3945ABG [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn't work on an HP Pavillion DV6000 with an Intel 3945abg Please Help! I cannot connect to wireless it shows my connection i enter password and yes its ...
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Wireless network unstable and often WPA2 protected networks just don't work [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are the Ralink RT3090 drivers incompatible with Ubuntu 10.10? I have an issue with my wireless network,so that the connection is working for only a few minutes, after ...
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Unable to connect to Wi-Fi, curious problem

I recently retrieved my laptop back from the shop for a hardware issue (problematic screen). I discovered that I am now unable to connect to my wireless network at home. The wireless network appears ...
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Running Transmission depending on which wi-fi you are connected to

I wish to set up Transmission so that it always runs on my home wi-fi network, but does not when I'm connected to any other networks. Is there a way to set things up so that this is the case? Thank ...
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Ubuntu won't boot after plugging in wireless network card

I plugged a Skyr@cer Pro PCI 154 into a Ubuntu Server 10.04 LTS and tried to boot. It won't get further that launching AppArmor, sometimes even not that far. Without the network card, everything ...
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Intel Centrino 1000 not working on an hp dm4t

I've an HP dm4t laptop with an Intel Centrino Wireless 1000 card. Everything was working fine on Natty but when I upgraded to Oneiric, the wireless (specifically connectin to WPA2 Personal) stopped ...
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Wireless works only after reboot after disabling it via hardware keys

I have an Asus Eee 1005 HA-H which can disable the wireless on some hardware level with FN+F2. If I reenable it, the Gnome network manager tells me that this device is not ready to use. Once I reboot, ...
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How to Install Linux on my PC [closed]

Hi i need some help to install the drivers from my pc, on Ubuntu 10.10 i just installed it, and i a newbie on Ubuntu, but i understand a bit of Windows...but i want to try ubuntu and then Maybe change ...
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Crashing as a result of turning off the wireless lan interface on a Dell E6410? [closed]

Lately (this past few days after an update) my laptop started acting strange. The meaning by acting strange is that: Ubuntu just crashes whenever I fiddle with the wlan. The internet has become ...
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Why is my wi-fi still not working?

i have 10.10, and have gotten ndiswrapper and the proper driver, it installed properly, but still my wi-fi isn't working. In terminal it say its disabled, but its enabled EVERYWHERE... even when I ...
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How do I install Ubuntu in Virtualbox? [closed]

I want to install Ubuntu on my hp dv6 3000 within a virtual machine. I did so once with Ubuntu 10.10, but the internet didn't work. A friend recommended I try 9.10. SO I want to give the new release a ...
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Option for enabling wireless network missing [closed]

I have Ubuntu 10.04 installed into my laptop. The option for enabling wireless network in the network manager is missing. It comes only when I install my wireless driver(Broadcom STA) when I will ...
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Why is my internet so slow with an Atheros wireless card?

Since I upgraded from Ubuntu 10.10 to 11.04, my internet connection is as slow as hell. I have tested my other 10.10 machine and it is just as quick as the first one was. What has happened? Why is ...
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How to share 3G Connection via wifi ubuntu 10.10 [closed]

I'm fedup with creating wifi hot spot in my asus eee netbook using 3g modem. I tired several tutorials on the internet, unfortunately nothing works. please guide me..
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How to disable “N” Wireless Mode RTL8192on a Thinkpad Edge 15 Core i5

I've seen many owners of Thinkpad Edges which are supposed to be Linux-friendly having problems with wireless adapter. I've found several links inside askubuntu and in ubuntuforums which have a lot ...
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How do I fix “Wireless network disabled by hardware switch”?

My Wifi network died last night. I restarted the router but it didn't help. I have an asus 1201n and I'm running 11.04! I've checked the other questions on this subject but none has an answer.
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PIN request at each login after update to Maverick

I have a netbook with included 3G mobile broadband card (Huawei E620). I have configured the broadband network connection in the Network Manager and it works perfectly. However since Maverick ...
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“Wireless authentification” appears even when wep key is saved [duplicate]

In Ubuntu 11.10 dialog Box "Wireless authentification requiered" appears even when the wep key it's alraedy saved in system. That appears when I lost wireless connection and the system retry to ...
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Prevent user from using internet

I have created a user with "Connect to wireless and ethernet networks" unchecked, but the user can still access internet wireless. I have tried to remove nm-applet from the users startup programs, ...
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No wireless connection using a conceptronic c54i (RT2561/RT61 rev B) [closed]

Detected but not working. New install on ubuntu 11.10 using coneptronic C54Ri. As documentation says it uses Ralink drivers.... Any ideas why my wireless does not work? $ lspci -nn | grep -i ...
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Do the brcm80211 drivers need patching to work correctly in airmon etc?

I am trying to use the broadcom brcm80211 drivers along with a BCM4313 chip and aircrack-ng suite of programs but airodump only ever lists clients for WEP protected access points. I have setup a WPA2 ...
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“Device not ready” error with Broadcom wireless card

I have a Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E520 (1143CTO) and I'm having problems getting my wireless NIC to work, as far as I can tell the drivers and firmware are all installed and the device is working. I have ...
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I'm having trouble connecting to a wireless network, and the hardware switch is on, [closed]

So, just recently my computer has not been connecting to the internet. It had been working before but it just went off one day in the middle of use. I've gone into the network setting and made sure ...
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Samsung NC10 Broadcom difficulties [closed]

I am new to Ubuntu/Linux and am stuck already! Any help much appreciated. I have managed to install Ubuntu Maverick 10.10 (from a USB flash drive) on my NC10 which also has Windows 7 on the ...
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Internet Download speed decreases over wifi

I have a D-link wireless router and an Adsl 5MB/s connection. The router have a Qnap box and a boxee box connected with 100/10 network cable, also we got My wife PC (running win7) my PC (dual boot ...
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Firestarter and DHCP Failing via Wireless [closed]

I recently installed Firestarter to implement a firewall for my server - an Ubuntu 10.04 installation. Now, when ever a wireless connection attempts to connect and get an IP address via DHCP, it fails ...
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What is RF-Kill? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: “SIOCSIFFLAGS: Operation not possible due to RF-kill”? what is RF Kill & how do i fix it
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How Do I Make a Static IP with WLAN0?

I am trying to set a static IP address for my server, but what ifconfig is returning is leaving me a little bit confused: If I run the command ifconfig I see that wlan0 is the only returned option ...
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How to Activate wifi in Toshiba Satellite C655?

I've recently bought a Toshiba Satellite C655. It came with Windows 7 preinstalled. I've never had a notebook before, but as a desktop user, I was a Ubuntu user since 2 years, and I've never had a ...
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Can't create wifi network [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to share my WiFi Internet via WiFi? I have 2 laptops: first with wired connection and second is not. When I try to create wireless network to share internet with ...
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Gateway laptop no longer recognizes wireless hardware after hard reboot [closed]

I had wireless working with no problems. Laptop froze and required hard reboot. Since then the laptop does not recognize internal wireless hardware. Wireless network still working with other ...
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How do I install PCI Wi-Fi card Tenda W322P (rt3062)? [closed]

lspci shows Network controller: RaLink Device 3062 Installed drivers from here http://www.ralinktech.com/support.php?s=2 Extracted make make install reboot ifconfig still doesn't show the ...
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Why won't my WiFi work with a Belkin USB dongle and WPA2?

I am using a Belkin usb dongle to connect to my wifi network with a wpa2 key. Most of the times Ubuntu is not able to connect to the network automatically and keeps on asking for the key, even though ...
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Connected to Access Point but no internet connection?

I am trying to use my school's WPA Enterprise network to access the internet with my Three-OS laptop. I currently have Windows7, Ubuntu11.10 and Backtrack5 installed. I can use my home's WPA2 ...
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How to install madwifi? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Madwifi Driver Installation Error : “Cannot detect kernel version” I want to use the wlanconfig tool on my newly installed Ubuntu 11.10. However I cannot ...
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Can I add a proprietary wireless driver to a liveUSB stick?

I'm looking to try out Natty with a liveUSB stick, but I've and internet access problem. I've only wireless internet access (Mifi dongle) and my laptop has a broadcom wireless adapter (BC4312) which ...
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Wireless disappeared after upgrading on top of a tweaked kernel

I upgraded my old machine, a Fujitsu-Siemens Amilo PI 1505, to 11.10 using the alternate DVD ISO. Wireless networking was working before the upgrade. Wireless networking worked during the upgrade. ...
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Netgear WNA1100 stopped working

I'm facing a rather strange issue with the USB wireless adapter WNA1100. I was able to connect to wireless using this yesterday. However, today am not. lsmod shows ath9k_htc, ath9k_common, ...
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edimax EW-7811Un USB wireless - sees network but fails to connect to it

Yesterday I got my first Ubuntu (11.10 32 bit) installation (wish me luck), and I ran into a problem with my USB network card. I use a wireless USB stick by edimax (it is called IEEE802.11b/g/n nano ...
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How to run just one application over ethernet while others on wifi

I normally connect my laptop via wifi. However, I would like to use synergy to share my workplace desktop machine with my laptop. But the problem is that my desktop machine doesn't have wireless ...
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connect desktop to laptop using modem ubuntu

i have a modem which has lan cable connected to my desktop for internet and wifi connection which i connect to laptop for internet usage so now i can i connect laptop and desktop to each other so i ...