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

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wireless not working, tried to install drivers, did'nt work. what do I do?

okay, here is the output of lspci. 00:00.0 Host bridge: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] 760/M760 Host (rev 03) 00:01.0 PCI bridge: Silicon Integrated Systems [SiS] SG86C202 00:02.0 ISA bridge: ...
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internet issues after upgrading to ubuntu 12.10 beta [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.10 using update manager. After the upgrade, the internet connection ...
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Weak signal even if I'm only 5 meters away from my modem

I'm having kind of a weak signal on Ubuntu, about 2 bars (I have a laptop), when i go on windows it really gets quicker (5 bars). What may cause this? My wifi worked as soon as I installed Ubuntu so i ...
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Toshiba satellite L500 no Wifi anymore!

I have a Toshiba Satellite L500 with Ubuntu 12.04 and its wifi suddenly stopped working!! I've never seen like that before.. I tried also using external USB wifis but no success. I am not able to turn ...
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WIFI problem - it says firmware missing - Ubuntu version 12.04 desktop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get a Broadcom BCM43XX working? The following is the output of lspci from a terminal: 00:00.0 Host bridge: NVIDIA Corporation MCP79 Host Bridge (rev b1) ...
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Wireless cuts out on Toshiba Satellite S7208

I recently got a Toshiba Satellite L875-S7208 with Windows 7 preinstalled. I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS dual boot to the same Windows partition. However, usually 15 minutes or less after booting, ...
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Lenovo 3000 N100 WiFi not working even after driver update

I have a Lenovo 3000N100 which has WiFi card/drives that are not working. I have tested the card with Windows and it works. Tried un-installing the card in 12.04.1 and re-installing it even with a ...
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Wifi light flickers from red/blue after installing Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: There's an issue with an Alpha/Beta Release of Ubuntu, what should I do? It seems like a bad thing, only happens on Ubuntu though, never on Windows. Any help or ...
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How to deal with long-range, unreliable WiFi access, featuring frequent dropouts

I just set up my router. Reception is good throughout the house, with the exception of the computer with wireless dongle (an android phone and a laptop with a bilt-in wireless card connect ...
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wireless is disabled by hardware lenovo 3000g430 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn't work on a Broadcom BCM4312 sir i have problem with my wifi switch sir please tell me solution for my problem (wifi is disabled by hardware). ...
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Wireless Card for Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: A well-supported wireless PCI adapter for Ubuntu 12.04? Bought a new desktop and found myself in need of a wireless card. Went to the wiki and found a list of ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Freezes w/ Ethernet Unplugged + Wireless Drops (Acer Aspire 5516) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What should I do when Ubuntu freezes? Ubuntu 12.04-12.10 32/64 freezes or won't boot if the Ethernet cable is unplugged and will not hold a wireless connection. Here is ...
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Why can't I connect to an ad-hoc wireless network on a Windows 7 system?

I am using HP Compaq 6735b with 12.04 on it. I am trying to connect to an ad hoc network set up on a Windows 7 system. However, my Ubuntu is giving me lots of problem. It doesn't always show the ...
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Cannot connect to the Internet

My desktop has Broadband wired connection - shows connected, but unable to load any web page in Ubuntu 12.04 but works fine with Windows 7. My laptop - wireless connection shows connected, but again ...
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wireless doesnt work on a broadcom bcm4312 for HP/Compaq laptop [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn't work on a Broadcom BCM4312 I have BCM4312 in Compaq Presario V3033AU laptop and installed Ubuntu 12.04 (Kernel 3.5.0-10-generic) as dual boot along ...
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Wireless issues in 12.04 with Ralink RT3060 card [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get a Ralink RT3060 wireless card working? I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 12.04 32 bit on a desktop with an Airlink 101 AWLH5075 PCI wireless card(I think the ...
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Broadcom 4331 card won't detect wireless connection [duplicate]

I am using a macbook pro 8. I am very new to ubuntu. I think I have the firmware needed, I think I have the correct kernel, and I have followed every tutorial on how to fix this that I could find. ...
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No wireless connection at all

I downloaded 12.04 and i'm new with Linux. I can't connect to the internet and my WiFi doesn't even show up, in fact no wireless connections show up. It won't even give me the option to connect to the ...
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Dell Inspiron 15R 5520 Wireless Device Not Detected [duplicate]

I bought a Dell Inspiron 5520 15R last week and I am a newbie in Ubuntu platform. I installed Windows 7 as well as Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit. But my wireless device is not detected in Ubuntu while it is ...
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Wi-Fi problem on Acer Aspire One D257 running Ubuntu

I finally installed 12.04 on my Acer Aspire One D257 today but the Wi-Fi keeps dropping. I turned it on, typed the password but the "cannot connect" message kept popping up. As I'm a novice of Ubuntu, ...
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No wireless connection in ubuntu 12.04 on my laptop

I have recently installed the ubuntu 12.04 on my dell inspiron 15R through wubi inside windows ultimate 64 bit. But I cannot see any wireless network as the network icon shows no notifications ...
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“ BCM4313 wireless card not detected unless I boot with an ethernet connection ” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get my Broadcom BCM4313 working correctly? *My Ubuntu 12.04 LTS does not detect any wireless network unless I reboot with the ethernet connected. With ethernet ...
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Wireles network menu sometimes shows available networks, often doesn't [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Network icon dropdown menu missing some items When I open my laptop, it often doesn't show the available networks. If I click on the icon in the Gnome panel, I only see ...
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WIfi is not working on Atheros AR9285 on 9.04

Just now I have installed 9.04 in my Lenovo z570. I am new to Ubuntu. By searching on various community, I come to know that I need to install wifi drivers to make wifi run because the output of lshw ...
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sony vaio WLAN problem using 12.04

I'm unable to get my WLAN to work for my Sony Vaio model VPCF23C5E No problem connecting from windows, smartphones etc. $ sudo lshw -C network; lsb_release -a; uname -a; sudo rfkill list; dmesg | ...
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wlan0 does not exist even with wireless driver and ndiswrapper installed

I have a Linksys AE1000 USB wireless adapter. I have installed the driver using Windows Wireless Driver and have run ndiswrapper. I get the wireless icon at the top right, but it detects no signal and ...
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How do I get a Realtek RTL8723AE Wireless LAN card working?

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 recently on my Toshiba c850 p5010; However I can't connect to wireless LAN probably drivers are missing because the system doesn't detect any wireless network. My LAN ...
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NETGEAR PCMCIA wireless Card Drivers?

I Am thinking about purchasing a NETGEAR WPN511 RangeMax PCMCIA Wireless card; but I was wondering -- is compatible with Ubuntu 12.04? Will I need to download drivers; or are drivers for it already in ...
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problem in connection of wi fi in Asus

I m using asus Eee pc1015PX in my apartment we are using wi fi internet connection. everyone gets connection but for me no showing any connection even though i m very near to router. i tried for a ...
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Unable to Install Wireless Drivers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get Broadcom BCM4311 Wireless working? Hi Have just 'upgraded' to Ubuntu 12.04 from 11. Wireless connection worked fine prior to connection. In fact used ...
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Wireless driver for dell inspiron 5520 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Wireless doesn't work on a Broadcom BCM4312 I have a new Dell Inspiron 15R 5520 laptop running Ubuntu 12.04. My wireless driver doesn't get detected in the ...
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Sun Broadband Wireless and Ubuntu

Good day! I recently installed 12.04. I am having a hard time connecting to the Internet using my Sun Broadband Wireless. I installed the 64-bit version. I am from the Philippines. When I plug in ...
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Can't connect to the internet in Ubuntu 12.04

I am new to Ubuntu. I recently put together my own computer and I installed a wireless card in it, but I need to use a CD to install drivers so it is recognized. The problem is, Ubuntu doesn't seem to ...
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Strange network issue; works on windows, but not on ubuntu, works on campus wireless, but not at home

I have a broadcom device using dell laptop that can dual boot into windows 7 and ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have no trouble connecting to the internet using the Windows 7 side, but on Ubuntu firefox and ...
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My Dell Inspiron 8600 WiFi Won't Work

The wireless internet connection on my Dell Inspiron 8500 isn't working. I was told to get WiFi on it that I need to remove the BCMWX kernel module and Install a B43-something. Is this right? What ...
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Wireless connected but internet not working, modem is fine because I'm typing over wifi on my android

I can't connect to the Internet in 11.10. I tried switching my wifi card to another USB slot but nothing changed. Is it possible that the card is able to connect while not being able to receive ...
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cannot connect to internet (b43 related problem)

I recently came upon a Dell 1545 Inspiron laptop and decided to put a fresh install of 10.04 LTS. At first I couldn't connect to the Internet because I did not install the driver for my wireless ...
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Getting dwa 123 Dlink wireless usb adapter working

I compiled the source code and inserted the USB device, according to this blogs instruction: Install DWA-125 wireless driver on Ubuntu 11.10 When I do a lsmod: lsmod | grep rt rt5370sta ...
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USB Wireless is not detected when installing 12.04

When I installed Ubuntu 12.04 on a Dell Inspiron E1505, the USB is not detected. During installation, the system asked if I wanted to connect to wireless USB "Real Tec" but not my network. I believe ...
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How to get the ASUS N13 wireless adapter to work? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Connecting Asus USB-N13 Wireless Adapter I have absolutely no clue how to make this work! The disk that comes with it has instructions which don't support my kernel. How ...
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How to get brcmsac wireless drivers working? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I get my Broadcom BCM4313 working correctly? i just installed ubuntu 12.04 on my HP Pavilion dv6 series laptop, and i am trying to get the included broadcom 4313 ...
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Macbook 8.2 wifi drivers- No internet connection

I have a 17inch late 2011 macbook pro and am trying to get the wifi drivers installed but I am trying to do so without an ethernet cable connected. My only access to the internet is wireless, so I ...
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Install TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 10.04

I have a TP-Link TL-WN722N USB wireless card and cannot get it to install. I found lots of information but I have not touched my Ubuntu machine in 4 months and basically forgot what little knowledge ...
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Can't get wireless on macbook pro 8,2

I'm a linux Newb, and I have tried several of the fixes listed to try and get my wifi drivers to work, but to no avail. Does anyone here know why this isn't working for me, or better yet, how to fix ...
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How to fix slow wireless with Intel 4965 AGN? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Slow wireless with an Intel 4965 We run Ubuntu 12.04, 32bit, with the current kernel 3.2.27-generic on an MSI EX700. I've already added the 11n_disable=1 tweek, without ...
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How do I get wireless Wake-on-Lan work with an Intel 5100 AGN?

How can I make a wireless wol with Intel PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN from a hp laptop ?
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Cannot connect to Internet in 12.04

I have a Toshiba Satellite l655-s5105 and have Ubuntu 12.04. I have been working with it for almost a year now and it worked perfectly. I believe I updated some packages and the next time I turned ...
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Wireless does not work on HP DV6000 with a BCM4311 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I get Broadcom BCM4311 Wireless working? Wireless doesn't work on a Broadcom BCM4312 wireless does not work on HP DV6000 with Ubuntu 12.04 i have been ...
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Realtek 2800 wireless card DISABLED while not shown as blocked

I recently installed Ubuntu 11.04 on my desktop, but when I start up the computer the wireless doesn't work. I know this is a popular question, I did a search and people seems to have trouble with ...
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Dell Precision M65 Broadcom BCM4311 Wireless not working [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Install Broadcom / STA Wireless card (BCM43XX) I've just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS to a USB stick and am having problems getting the wireless networking to ...