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

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Wireless Drivers for Broadcom BCM 4321 (14e4:4329) will not stay connected to a wireless network

So, I'm not necessary new to Linux, I just never took the time to learn it, so please, bare with me. I just swapped out one of my wireless cards from one computer to another. This wireless card in ...
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New laptop with Atheros AR956x wireless adapter wont work on ubuntu 14.00

I Bought a new laptop Asus X451MA, it has AR956x wireless adapter the thing is is not working i had to attach a usb wifi adapter and it worked fine, I need some help guys getting the drivers for that ...
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Serious problem with mobile modems in UBUNTU to look [closed]

I use mobile broadband using data card (modem) with sim card on Ubuntu 14.04. My friends, relatives, boss call on my sim on modem, & they hear the ring on their phone but I cannot find any alert ...
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How to configure WiFi adaptor to monitor mode

I have just successfully installed a driver (athk9_htc) for TP-Link TL-WN722N (a USB WiFi adaptor) in Ubuntu 14.04.1. My goal is to capture the WiFi traffic with Wireshark. I try to configure the ...
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Ubuntu doesn't recognize my wireless USB adaptor

I need a little help as i am new to UBUNTU. My ubuntu is not recognizing my wireless USB adptor. I have already installed the drivers through WINDOWS WIRELESS DRIVERS. But it shows that no hardware is ...
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Upgraded 12.04 LTS to 14.04 LTS Now Wireless Networking is Disabled

I have just upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04. The upgrade process went off smoothly, only asked if I wanted to keep some old configs (which I did) and I restarted the computer when finished. The computer ...
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TP-Link TP-WN727N not working on Ubuntu 14.04.1

I have posted in another thread asking how to install driver for TL-WN722N. However, as I am really eager to fix the problem sooner and I noticed that someone said Ubuntu has already installed the ...
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Problems with network adapter AR956x on new laptop

I just bought a new laptop Asus X451MA with wireless adapter Atheros AR956x in which I want to use mostly Ubuntu. Well, I've just installed Ubuntu 14.01 from an usb, but when I get to the section ...
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How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 14.04?

Hi I am new to Ubuntu and Linux. As I am developing a WiFi product, I want to capture the WiFi traffic wirelessly with Wireshark. Having some searching in the web, I know that I can do that with a USB ...
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compatible wireless for Lucid Puppy [closed]

please can you list compatible wifi usb for LUCID PUPPY ? the most known working usb .... Thank yo so much
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How can I get Belkin Wireless adapter N450 DB/N600 DB to work on Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit?

I am new on this... This is what I get when execute lsusb command: zheko@zheko-FX6800-01e:~$ lsusb Bus 001 Device 004: ID 050d:110a Belkin Components ... Any help would be greatly ...
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Wi-Fi enable is not working

I have installed Ubuntu on my Lenovo T410, but the Enable Wi-Fi is grayed out? I cannot connect to the internet
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Dell Latitude D630 Wifi driver needed

I have downloaded ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Latitude D630. i am in extreme need of the driver for my machine. i cant seem to find.
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how to install driver with .tar format in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

i have just installed ubuntu 14.04(trusty tahr) on my hp probook 445 g1. and i want to install the drivers for audio,webcam,wifi adapter and many more things . my laptop has Realtek 802.11 b/g/n wifi ...
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Network Manager icon disapear 14.04

After installing hostapd in ubuntu 14.04. Network Manager icon disapears. Even after removing hostapd, still Network Manager icon is not appearing. During boot up, "Waiting up to 60 seconds to ...
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Why does my wireless card appears in iwconfig as a eth interface?

I wanted to identify my wireless network interface name to check my wireless network card is installed properly or not . But i am getting something different. I'm used to seeing this: $ ...
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USB Wifi Digitus DN-70440 doesn't work on Ubuntu 14.04 64bit

I have a wifi dongle "Digitus DN-70440" that cannot be recognized by Ubuntu. I have tried to compile drivers from source but always receive an error during compiling... :( In terminal lsusb command, ...
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WiFi Repeater Creation

I need to make my pc act as wifi repeater. It is possible in windows using netsh commands or connectify software http://www.wikihow.com/Create-a-WiFi-Hotspot-Using-the-Command-Prompt Is there any ...
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how can I clear wrong typed wireless information?

I try to connect to a WPA2 wireless network detected by my wireless adapter and the default application for wireless connection under ubuntu 12.04. I typed some wrong information such as i should have ...
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PeerGuardian blocks my wifi ip!

I’ve tried every thing even the PeerGuardian wiki! What I get it that when it tells me to restart pgl after adding the extra ip addresses the restart fails! When I "start" PeerGuardian is gives me an ...
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Peerguardian Error

I installed PeerGuardian (thanks to a lot of help) and I get an Error massage saying : Could not use either kdesu(do) or gksu(do) to execute the command requested. You can set the path of the one you ...
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How can i install peerguardian?

I tried to install PeerGuardian and expected it to be a simple run and install... but its a tar.gz! I’m completely new to Linux and have no idea what that is, how to install it, or how safe it is! Can ...
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Dell Vostro 2520 WiFi not working after Ubuntu 14.04 update

I tried sudo apt-get install --reinstall bcmwl-kernel-source Wireless worked for sometime...but after reboot WiFi stopped again.... Can someone please help... Software center in additional drivers ...
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how can i fix having to re-install the wireless driver every time i reboot ubuntu 14.04?

I have a MEDIATEK 7630 wireless PCI card, the driver is installed already but I have to run it every time I reboot, knowing that I'm running ubuntu 14.04..
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How can I install and use Windows Wireless Drivers (ndiswrapper) in Ubuntu 14.04

I hope someone can help me with my dilemma. I'm trying to get my TL-WN821N USB WiFi stick to work properly and keep finding new apporaches by thousands of people, that have the same problem. I found ...
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problem in wireless connection that causes extremely very very slow internet connection

i am using linux lite(but linux lite is basically ubuntu) :) hey... amigos... i just wondering about that why linux lite can connect to below 50% wireless connection but it cant browse anything... im ...
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Wireless Lan RALINK RT5370 not working

I am new to Linux. Would appreciate if you can help me with the below problem. I have a wireless lan - RALINK. When I run the lsusb command, following is the output. Bus 001 Device 004: ID 148f:5370 ...
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Can't install driver for Tenda Wireless adapter W322UA [duplicate]

Can anybody help me. I have a CD with drivers for Linux, but it is .bz2 extension. I extracted it, found some ReadMe, but it didn't helped because i didn't fully understand the steps. Somebody please ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 and Wireless problem using Dell Vostro 3560

I'm a Linux newbie, I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Vostro 3560 with Broadcom wireless card. The problem is that I can't use wifi on Ubuntu 14 (also on Ubuntu 13.10). my network indicator ...
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Ubuntu software center unable to download and install any programs

I am new to ubuntu. I installed Ubuntu 13.10 a couple of weeks back. The problem I am facing is that I am unable to download any software using software download manager. I even tried using terminal ...
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How do I get my apple wireless mouse to STAY paired after a reboot or shutdown?

I use 14.04 on a mac mini and an apple wireless mouse. I installed blueman to get it to work, the only problem is that when I reboot or shutdown, it doesn't automatically work again. I'm forced to ...
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Connected to a wireless AP but no internet

I just upgraded to 14.04 and I'm not able to load pages even though wifi is connected. Here's the output of ifconfig (I was using usb tethering). Please give me some pointers on how to diagnose the ...
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Slow wifi connection in ubuntu 14.04 installed in HP pavilion

My Ubuntu 14.04 OS WiFi connection is is very slow? My laptop is HP Pavalion, and I am dualbooting with Windows. What steps should I take to diagnose this problem?
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Ubuntu cant connect to Wireless Cisco E1200 (Atheros AR5BWB222)

I have a problem, my Ubuntu installation keeps trying to connect to my home Wireless (Cisco E1200) it keeps trying but never connects. I test the connection with same computer but booting with ...
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Internet Working very slow in Ubuntu 12.04

The wifi on my laptop is working very slow. Pictures aren't loading on most of the websites etc..all in all most of the websites are loading just half. I am using SonyF15218 . If you need any other ...
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Determine APs wireless regulatory domain

The problem that I have observed intermittently as kernel patches come through, is that my wifi does not always obtain the regulatory domain from the AP. The symptom is poor connectivity with ...
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Network issues in 14.04

So I recently downloaded ubuntu and every 30 minutes or so I end up having my connection drop. Is this some kind of driver issue or do I need to mess with my settings.this is my network card from the ...
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Problem with wi-fi. Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless, Ubuntu 14.04

I have a problem with wifi connection on my laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. I have now two routers and two different wifi connections in my house. One of them is perfectly working on everything(2 PC's on ...
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Every time I run the make command to install my WiFi driver I get these errors. Any help please?

make -C /lib/modules/3.8.0-19-generic/build M=/home/joe/Wi-Fi/rt2x00 modules make[1]: Entering directory `/usr/src/linux-headers-3.8.0-19-generic' CC [M] /home/joe/Wi-Fi/rt2x00/rt2x00config.o ...
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Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 keeps dropping wifi

My wifi Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 7260 keeps dropping wificonnection drops and the network to which I was connected disappears from the list of available networks in network manager. The only way to ...
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Wireless connection over ubuntu [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 (dual booted with Windows 7) but I'm unable to access Internet wireless even though I can do so on Windows 7 ,when i checked the Network connections there is no wireless ...
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xubuntu usb-key vs. harddisk setup problem (no network + wlan)

Hi please help me on this weird problem: lan and wlan only works in live modus, not after hd-install. Hardware is an old compaq nx7300. lspci | grep -i net says: 02:0e.0 ethernet controller: ...
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How to setup USB wireless card as AP hotspot (tl-wn725n)

I tried to set up hotspot for my android mobile on my ubuntu 12.04. follow the instruction of here: 'http://thenewbieblog.wordpress.com/2012/05/01/wifi-hotspot-setup-on-ubuntu/' However it does not ...
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eth0 and wlan0 not working aftre update to 14.04

I've going around lot of forums during the las few days but for the moment no solutions. After updating to 14:04 no network activity dmesg output: ADDRCONF(NETDEV_UP): wlan0: link is not ready ...
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ifconfig can't see USB wireless

I have a wifi USB dongle which I have previously used on a Raspberry Pi (this it is what it is target at). I am trying to get it working on an Nvidia Jetson TK1, however I am having some problems. ...
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Wifi configuraton on ubuntu 14.04 or wifi not working with ubuntu 14.04

I'm in my universtiy and they provide WIFI privileged with a unique username and password, now I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, turned on wifi, given my username and password but I couldn't configure ...
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How do I set up a small Terminal Server, with both the Server and Terminals running Ubuntu?

I would like to set up a Terminal server and connect 4 or 5 "terminals" running Ubuntu desktop for a small school. In functional terms, I'd like the students to be able to log on to their accounts ...
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create a AP-hotspot from a wireless connection

I need to create an AP-hotspot from a wireless connection. I use an external wifi adapter connected to my USB port on my laptop as a source for network connection. What I need to do is to extend that ...
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Weird Ubuntu Networking [closed]

so I installed Ubuntu on an old machine today, set up Wireless Connections, and something weird happened.. Uh, so like, the device's IP wasn't up with my gateway or anything (It wasn't a 192.168.1 ...
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Install Mini Pcie in Jetson Tk1

I'm trying to run my wireless adapter in my embedded computer running Ubuntu 14.04 (Nvidia's Jetson TK1 Kernel: 3.10.24). The adapter is a miniPCIe board 7260 hmw. I was thinking that Ubuntu didn't ...