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

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Wifi is connected ,but can't use Internet

My laptop shows that its connected but when i launch mozilla it doesn't load. When I use a wired connection it works. Any help?
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“No bluetooth adapters found” error on Ubuntu 12.04

I use HP Pavilion g6-2304tx. Initially it came with Windows 8. Then I uninstalled Windows 8 and installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Bluetooth was turned off while removing Windows 8. Now I am not able to use ...
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Can't get my wireless worked, it keep loading

I just have installed ubuntu 12.04 and the broadcom driver. When i try to connect to my wifi, it keep loading and asking for my password.
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Problem building an rtl8723 driver

We all know the problems with RTL8723 wireless card and some people achieved to install but i can't. I have Ubuntu 12.10. When I do the make in terminal, it gives me this error make -C /lib/modules/3....
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Install netgear wireless adapter with no internet

Just installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS and I have a netgear wireless adapter A6200. I have the disk but I need to work out a way to get the .INF files on to the machine. I DO NOT have the ability to access ...
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Can rtl8723ae card work with airmon-ng?

I have rtl8723ae wireless card. When I run: airmon-ng start wlan0 it tells me that the chipset is unknown: Found 5 processes that could cause trouble. If airodump-ng, aireplay-ng or airtun-ng ...
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Wireless driver on cd not working for ubuntu distribution, but in windows it works fine

I have a USB wireless dongle, which is not detected by ubuntu. The drivers that come with the dongle are useless in linux and have major issues with installation. I have tried to install NDISWRAPPER, ...
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Gaining internet access during installation over XP

I am trying to install over XP. When booted in XP connect wirelessly and it is working. When I enter Ubuntu set up there is no connection showing. I've tried to edit the connection but it is not ...
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Linux driver for tplink-wn725n nano wireless adapter

I have recently installed UBUNTU 12.04 but can not connect to the net as my wireless adapter has no drivers yet. I found some documentation on it, but I am such a noob I don’t know what to do with all ...
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I did instaled ubuntu on inspiron b120 but can not connect to internet

I try to connect tru wi-fi and also tru dsl cable, but I have not been able to connect yet. it waas connecting just fine when running on windows, I am really new to ubuntu so any advise I can get will ...
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huwai 1731 ( mobile broadband ) not working with dell inspiron 3521

Please help, one of my friend shared this note ( enclosed below), I used these codes and my laptop is able open the data card but I am not getting any signals. I am able to work with wired connection,...
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Need help installing ubuntu on my laptop [duplicate]

Hello I have a laptop with windows 8. I want to remove windows 8 and install Ubuntu but I keep getting stuck. I have Ubuntu on a flash drive and CD. I don't want windows any more on the laptop. any ...
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Cannot get wireless to work after installing Ubuntu 12.04

My hard drive crashed that was running Win8 so I installed Ubuntu 12.4 on my HDD. I can connect to wired connection but no wireless. I have checked drivers and they seem good. Can anyone tell me what ...
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Problem with Broadcom BCM4312 on Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop

I'm new in Ubuntu and I have a problem with my Wireless card Broadcom BCM 4312... I have installed Ubuntu 13.10 Desktop on my netbook with USB, because i haven't got CD/DVD-ROM....Installation looks ...
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wireless not working “ ubuntu 12.04 LTS ” ( HP 635 Notebook PC ) [duplicate]

hp-wifi: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no 1: hp-bluetooth: Bluetooth Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no 2: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes ...
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atheros AR9285 compatibility with wpa2 enterprise [duplicate]

I have a asus u32u and just install the ubuntu 13.10. I'm new working with linux and need a little help. My pc has a Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 and I can connect to my Wi-Fi, my problem is in my college,...
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Wireless and LAN drivers are not supporting in ASUS X55c new laptop

I bought a new ASUS x55c laptop with DOS system but while installing ubuntu 12.04 i deleted the DOS system and installed a fresh ubuntu 12.04 linux. After installing the ubuntu i got to know that Wifi,...
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Ubuntu wireless on lenovo 9s does not work with linksys driver or network

Will not detect or connect to Ubuntu on my netbook. Worked when xp was installed I am using a Lenovo 9s netbook. How can I and where can I get the drivers for my Lenovo to work with the linksys e1200 ...
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Custom USB distro problem: cannot connect to the Internet

This is my first thread and I would like to apologize for my lack of knowledge regarding forum-based rules. I intend to make a Custom USB Ubuntu 13.10 Distribution with the applications i need. I did ...
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Acer wireless is not working

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my Acer Travelmate 2300, and I can't enable wireless or use the wireless switch. Does anyone know how to turn on wifi on an Acer Travelmate 2300 using Ubuntu 12.04? This is the ...
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I installed Ubuntu updates and wifi doesnt work anymore

I am working on a dell machine and wifi didnt work out of the box but I was able to get it to work. After doing updates the network appears in the place where you can edit connections but there is no ...
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Extreme difference in navigation speed between Win7 and Ubuntu 13.10

I have dual boot 13.10 and Windows 7. After the installation of the driver rtl8188ce in both Ubuntu and Windows, Ubuntu holds the connection, unlike before. But there is a very big difference in ...
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I have no internet connection with my first install of Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

When I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my net-book, I didn't have an Internet connection , as to the fact that I had removed Windows XP , and had no way to open the connection. My install of Ubuntu 12.04 ...
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I can't use my wifi connection in a live environment after restarting

I am using live mode of Ubuntu 12.04. Every time I activate the additional drivers and restart the system, the wireless connection is still grayed in the options, and the driver is still deactivated.
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Problems with installing bcmwl-kernel-source. ubuntu 13.10 on MacBook Pro

I recently just got Ubuntu 13.10. I was messing around with the live version of it and my wifi was working fine. I decided to install it and when I go to set up the driver to hook up my wireless it ...
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Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 connection drops infinite times

I have a laptop with a Network controller: Intel Corporation Centrino Wireless-N 1000 [Condor Peak]. Here is the adapter information: stan@pho:~/Downloads$ lspci | grep -i net 02:00.0 Network ...
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Wifi adapter worked from 12.04 DVD but won't connect after installing UB 12.04

I really don't get it, my wifi worked fine when I booted from dvd but after installing ub 12.04 my wifi only detects all APs but I suddenly can't connect to any of 'm and my neighbor upstairs and me ...
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How to install wireless adapter usb without putting in cd

I just finished my first ever build and installed Ubuntu on it. A day later I bought myself a Linksys AC1200 wireless usb adapter, and I have been trying to install it ever since. In my infinite ...
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USB Bluetooth went from fine on plug in to not recognized 13.10

Today I purchased a USB Bluetooth adapter so I could pair a PS3 Sixaxis controller to my Ubuntu set up. I expected to have to go through some trial and error to get the USB to work properly as it wasn'...
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HP nc6400 wireless card not detected

Brand new ubuntu user. Downloaded 12.04 onto my HP nc6400. Everything looks great, except I can't get my wireless to work. Ethernet is working fine. I've searched everywhere, but none of the ...
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Dell XPS l501x wireless network issue

I'm very keen to get started using Ubuntu 12.04 but am struggling with getting the wifi working on my Dell XPS l501x machine. The problem is that I can't select a wireless network because it says ...
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how to resolve wifi disconnects and can't reconnect until disable and re-enable networking?

I don't know if this is something that already has a solution or not. I am running ubuntu 12.04 LTS and wireless driver rtl8187. My wireless connection drops after a while (like an hour or so) and ...
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Realtek RTL8188EE Slow Download Rate

This may be a duplicate, but I have been pulling my hair out. I just bought a new Toshiba L75D-A7283, and I really hate Windows 8.1, so I decided to put Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on it. Besides a couple of ...
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Why can't I get online? (the conference wifi question)

I am trying to troubleshoot hotel wfi that seems to work for everyone but me. Even my phone is connecting just fine. But not my Saucy Salamander laptop. In /var/log/syslog I see a lot of "wlan0: send ...
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Internet not working in my Dell Inspiron-5520

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 in my Dell Inspiron-5520 laptop. Though everything else seems to work properly the wireless network doesn't seem to work which worked perfectly when I had Windows 7 ...
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Broadcom 4313 on ubuntu 12.04 have some problem

i have lenovo z58 laptop and i have installed ubuntu 12.04 The wifi hardware is Broadcom and reading on-line hi have resolved the problem about driver Now the wifi works. The problem is that when my ...
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How Find a Linux Kernel Supported Wireless Card?

Background: I have used Ubuntu 12.04 LTS for more than one year. I have tried several times to install Driver on RTL8192 because it does not work, but without success. Qustion: How can I find a linux-...
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How do I get a Broadcom BCM4318 wireless card on a Dell Latitude D510 working? [duplicate]

iwconfig lo no wireless extensions. wlan0 IEEE 802.11bg ESSID:off/any Mode:Managed Access Point: Not-Associated Tx-Power=off Retry long limit:7 RTS thr:off ...
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Belkin F5D7050 Wireless Adapter no internet [duplicate]

First off, full disclosure : I'm a complete novice. I've tried to find an existing answer that I can work from, but I'm just lost. I moved the PC to sit 2 metres from the wireless router to eliminate ...
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ethernet and wireless issues [duplicate]

I can not connect to the internet via ethernet or wireless. I have a dell inspiron 6400 and through a little research know that i need b43 drivers, the problem is that ive tried downloading the ...
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How to limit the device's internet speed but not lan in wifi lan network in Ubuntu

Environment: A wifi lan network with ip 172.16.0.1 and name br0; A host in wifi lan with ip 172.16.2.12; A ethernet network interface with ip 192.168.1.133, name eth0; How can I limit host A's ...
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Intel Centrino Wimax 6250 - Constant Slow and Dropped signal (Ubuntu 13.10)

I've been surfing the forums for a while now, and I have hit a brick wall. I have a Sony Viao computer with the above mentioned Wireless Adapter. It constantly slows to speeds of under 20 kb/sec, goes ...
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No wireless and wired on ubuntu 12.04 in Acer Aspire E1-570

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. After running an update and restarting, on the top right it says No Network Devices Available. Linux can't find the network card. It was working fine earlier.. The command ...
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Cannot connect using wpa_supplicant

I have set up a usb wifi dongle ( Ralink 148f:7601 ) and now I want to connect with it to my router. I am using the following commands : $ wpa_passphrase "SSID" "password" then copy the psk I ...
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Wifi local connection or unstable connection only

First time posting here, and one-week on Ubuntu 12.04 (on linux, in reality). I'm having problems with my wireless connection at home only. At the university I can use wireless no problem, but at home ...
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How to set up Dial-Up and VNP on Ubuntu?

I wasn't able to find a way to make my connection work on Ubuntu. It's not an usual type of connection so I was not able to find in anywhere. For me to be able to use this type of internet connection ...
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Wireless connected but internet not working or extremely slow. Ubuntu 12.04 on Samsung N210

I've finally got Ubuntu installed but the wireless internet connection either doesn't work or runs extremely slowly. I also have Windows 7 and the internet works, but only because I updated my wirelss ...
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Wireless connection problems only on gnomebuntu

I'm currently using gnomebuntu 13.10 and cannot seem to connect to my high schools network. It is a WPA-EAP network usig PEAP and MD5. I've tried everything I could thing of. I did not have this ...
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Repeater/Access Point with 2 WiFi interfaces very low bandwidth

if somebody knows an answer to Access Point question! I set up an AP with Hostapd. Works fine if AP is on wireless interface wlan0 and connection to the Internet is wired eth0. I get up/down speeds ...
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Broadcom BCM4321 cannot find networks

I've spend a couple of hours now trying to get my wifi card working. I moved the PCI-card from a working machine to a new one. Both running Ubuntu 12.04. The card worked fine in the first machine but ...