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

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How to timestamp TX/RX/IDLE state of my TP-Link WN722N

I'm working to develop a new Networking protocol in AdHoc Network, I need to timestamp activity in the driver when start/ stop TX, RX, and IDLE states, I'm working in Ubuntu 12.04 with x86_64 platform ...
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How to connect to internet Ubuntu server command line 14.04

Hello guys I'm very new with Ubunu (well linux in general) and I'm trying to to connect to the internet with a AES3000 wireless adapter, I had already setup the whole server(ubnut server 14.04 ...
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14.10 Wi-Fi connection problem

I recently started to experience problems with my Wi-Fi. I have Ubuntu 14.10 on a Dell Inspiron N4110. I recently began experiencing problems with my Wi-Fi. It would take randomly to stop and ...
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Unable to Make Network Connection!

I am brand new to Ubuntu, and have just made a dual boot system, running Windows 7 as well. During the Windows installation, Windows was able to automatically search for a WiFi access point, but ...
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Ubuntu compatibility with AMD APU

I am keen to migrate to Linux OS and planning to buy following hardware AMD Athlon Quad-Core APU Athlon 5350 Gigabyte GA-AM1M-S2H I am also planning to buy a wifi adapter which I still need to decide. ...
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No wifi until eth0 is disabled

I can connect to every wifi-network without any problems. But no data is transmitted until I turn off eth0 manually by sudo ifconfig eth0 down. This is a bit annoying so I was wondering whether there ...
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No Internet connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu on my laptop Lenovo Ideapad Z510, and no Wi-Fi connection is found by ubuntu. I tried to find a solution, but I didn't solve my problem. Can someone please help me? Thank you ...
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Wifi doesnt work on HP mini 1000, Lubuntu 14.10

I've installed Ubuntu 14.10 on a flash drive via Unetbootin. For one I have to hit F9 and change the boot order every time I turn on my netbook. If I try and let it boot normally screen goes blank. ...
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Installation of wifi driver stops

I am installing the drivers for the wifi on my macbook on which i recently installed ubuntu through the "Software & updates" menu under the "Additional drivers" tab. When i choose the driver and ...
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Wireless connections added out of nowhere

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. On the top bar is the time, battery life, and my networking connections. When I select networking connections, I notice that there are wireless connections that I have never ...
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Can connect to other wireless networks but not my home wireless network

This all started when I brought down my computer to my living room, and connected it via ethernet. It can detect it but not connect. Please help me if you can.
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A bunch of questions

I've been using Ubuntu on and off (mostly off) since 11.10. I'm probably not going to switch my main desktop to Ubuntu anytime soon, but I would like to use it on my netbook. So here's the thing(s), ...
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Setting up wifi / Installing b43 driver

I'm on a 2009 macbook pro dual boot. When booting linux, I get a message saying I don't have the wireless driver I need. I tried following the instructions from the website shown, but after I execute ...
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Wireless Atheros Qualcomm AR9285 not working

My WiFi doesn't work. However, a driver is claimed. There is no soft nor hard block. The laptop I'm dealing with is a Lenovo B570e. On the link below you can see this is a verified laptop for the use ...
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Getting internet connection through eth0 and wlan0 simultaneously

I have disabled network manager on Ubuntu 12.04. I need to do manual configuration: 1) Connect to Internet through eth0 SUCCEEDED by using ifconfig eth0 up dhclient eth0 ----> I am able ...
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My network is inactive

I have a dell xps 15. I am using VM ware virtual machine, I have installed Kubuntu. I have tried rfkill list. I am getting nothing. The enable network is grayed out. When i type ifconfig this is what ...
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Ubuntu on Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro (dual boot with Windows 8.1). Everything seems to work fine except wifi. I tried to follow some of the suggestions on the forum for similar issues ...
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How to share Internet on ubuntu to android

I have seen searched a lot about sharing internet of computer to Android device (when the computer is connected to the internet via wi-fi not lan- Ethernet) here are some of the links that helped me, ...
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Have Asus x550Lnv, distro/wifi troubles

I have been trying different distros for this laptop, but I would really like to just run standard Ubuntu. 14.04 kernel panics before I can even get the installation going (burned 2 disks and checked ...
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slow and unreliable wifi connection on HP 15 Touchsmart laptop

I am running Lubuntu 14.10 Utopic on HP 15 Touchsmart laptop. It is installed alongside Windows 8 on the same machine. While on Windows my wi-fi connection works just fine,on Lubuntu it is very slow ...
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TP LINK TL-WN725N not working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I cannot get to work my new wifi dongle, I am completely new to Ubuntu and etc. so have no idea how to install drivers, tried to search the net but did not find anything for 14.04 version, tried using ...
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14.04 - Proprietary wireless card driver on MBP installs on USB, not on HD

I wanted to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my MacBook Pro, and so I tried running it off a USB key to see if there were any issues. The one proprietary driver needed, Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless ...
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Failed to connect to wifi network(after an update to ubuntu 13.10) (failed (reason: 'SSID' not found))

I am a user of ubuntu 13.04 with it updated to 13.10 recently. When I tried to connect to the internet with NetworkManager, it failed and a common reason is given in the log for different wifi ...
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Unable to use Wifi on Lenovo Z5070

I bought new Lenovo Z5070 with a Core i5. However I am facing issues with my wireless: it goes away after sometime and then does not return until I reboot.
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Ubuntu 14.10 Network problems

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 a week ago. Everything was ok except some minor audio problems which I detailed in a previous post. Currently as far as I can see networking is not working at all - no ...
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SSH: Could not resolve hostname user@host: Name or service not known with my connection

I have a problem to connect a server using ssh. I got the following error message: ssh user@host SSH: Could not resolve hostname user@host: Name or service not known with my connection Also, if ...
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No wired connection from router when waking up from suspend/reboot/reconnect

So up until recently my 5 year old Linksys WRT54GL router was working fine, but for a few days now everytime I wake up Ubuntu from suspend I have no wired internet (wireless devices still have ...
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Trying to activate Netgear WNDA3100 N600 WiFi Dual Band Adapter

I am very new to Ubuntu and am having trouble setting up my new wireless adapter. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I've added some more info about the adapter. th0 no wireless extensions. lo no ...
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belkin f5d8055 wireless

I would like to install the wireless Belkin adapter, f5d8055 v2. I am running lubuntu 14.10 and have been searching for a driver and how to install it but have not found a clear and easy explanation. ...
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Connected to wifi but no internet access

I used wpa_supplicant to manually connect to a wifi after deleteing the network manager on ubuntu 14.04. Now that I've finally managed to connect, I can't access any pages on the internet and I can,t ...
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.Problem with wifi connectivity [on hold]

I am using Ubuntu 14.04.1. Though I am able to connect to my wifi(NETGEAR WNR612) , I am unable to access the internet. I am using Lenovo G580. My wifi works fine with my android phone.
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Ubuntu 12.04 Hangs at *Will Now Halt* fixed with pci=noacpi but this results in NO WIRELESS

pretty new to linux. I've just bought an Asus X553M and installed Ubuntu 14.04 I found that i could not shut down the system, it just hangs on #will now halt. I installed 12.04 but it still happened. ...
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iOS devices cannot connect to hostapd wireless Access Point

I've managed to setup an AP on pc running ubuntu 12.04 with a wireless adapter with a RTL8192CU chipset. The pc is connected to internet via wlan0 and the access point is setup on wlan1. I can ...
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How would I broadcast a http website over WiFi?

I am trying to braodcast a http website over wifi using my laptop to enable my smartphone to connect to this website just by using wifi connection and a web browser. The goal is to create my private ...
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What to do when you install a new Wifi card?

I have a wifi card that has a really buggy driver which is causing my system to freeze and the network to randomly disconnect. I bought a new Intel wifi card (the previous one is from Realtek). The ...
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Not able to connect to open WiFi

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. It has got problem with WiFi connectivity. It is not getting connected to open WiFi networks in our hostels. But get connected to few other connections like to hotspots on ...
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“Wi-Fi is disabled by hardware switch” Asus X551C(X551CA) Ubuntu 14.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Asus laptop and all went well until i tried to use the wifi and it says "Wi-Fi is disabled by hardware switch" and thats not good. I looke around here and only ...
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Battlenet Black Screen + Wifi Dropping

I am having 2 issues at this moment that I would like to figure out how to fix. First one is Battle.net App. It was working for me well earlier today and I had World of Warcraft actually installing ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR9565 Driver for Ubuntu 14.04 LTS? [duplicate]

Does anybody know the easiest way to install the Atheros AR9565 driver on 14.04? This is my second time installing it on my Click and of course, the wireless says it's disabled by a "hardware switch" ...
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Enabling wifi or bluetooth before user login in Linux

Does anyone in the community know of a way to enable either wifi or bluetooth (or both, why not) before a user logs in? I am trying to implement a mechanism that uses a second device to send the ...
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Increasing Wireless Network Speed

I brought an Edimax EW-7811Un 150M 11n Wi-Fi USB Adapter and the speeds are horrible as said here. I guessing the "green" technology (for power saving) that they have might be interfering with the ...
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Internet connection problems after installation of Ubuntu

After installing Ubuntu from a live USB, I have been having problems with connecting to the internet ever since Ubuntu began to install. The first known time an issue occurred to me was during the ...
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Lenovo Thinkpad Wifi not working

So my wifi is not working. BIOS tells me that it (as well as bluetooth) are hardblocked. I used the button on my Laptop (a lenovo thinkpad T430s) to enable networking, and this worked for a little, ...
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Removed network-manager and now stucked

Im on ubuntu 14.04 and in a step by step to install clonezilla I did: sudo apt-get remove network-manager The next step was to modify the interfaces file (which i did below) but it didnt work. Now ...
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Ubuntu Server Installation - Bad Archive Mirror

I am trying to install Ubuntu Server on my desktop computer that has a wireless card. Installing Ubuntu from a flashdrive, I reached a part where I had to remove my wireless card to go through the ...
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Wlan on Acer Aspire E11

I have just bought a Acer Aspire E11 Netbook. I have installed different Ubuntu Distros but on all Distros there is no WLan Client availbale. I have also installed Win 8.1 which connects via WLan ...
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Macbook air 2014 13" wireless driver

just installed ubuntu on a macbook air, but cant seem to find bcmwl that actually finishes the installation. I can't connect via ethernet so that's not an option. can someone give me a source or ...
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wlan0 No such device on ubuntu server

I've been following a tutorial to install ndiswrapper and have successfully installed that and the drivers for my wireless usb card. As soon as I get to the ifconfig wlan0 up part the terminal writes ...
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problem with network connection

I have problem with network manager and nm-applet. the network icon doesn't show up in the panel. also I can not login into a network from network manager because the password screen is missing. in ...
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BCM4312 based WLAN card fails in a Dell Vostro 1510 with Ubuntu 14.04

Everything worked fine under Ubuntu 13.08 using the STA proprietary driver. Under insistence of Ubuntu warning messages, i decided to upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 only to see that the wireless circuitry ...