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

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How to share resources connected by USB on a wireless Network (eg HDD, Flash)

I've got two Ubuntu machines running 14.04 LTS connected over a Wireless network. I can share folders on the internal HDD on both machines with no problem but when I try to share a resource connected ...
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How to bring wlan0 up without connect to any access point?

How to bring my wlan0 interface up without connect to any access point using command line? Note: Ubuntu Server 14.04
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Reset network settings to what Ubuntu installs

The problem is I messed up lots of files (such as networkmanager.conf) and other because my laptop was not connecting to an ad hoc network, it connected to other hotspots like my androids shared ...
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Network manager can find all but the default network on startup

I recently installed Ubuntu and everything is still vanilla except for i3wm which I am using instead of Unity. When I startup Ubuntu it cannot find the default wireless network that I set during the ...
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Wifi interference between phone and desktop

Since I'm using Ubuntu I'm having problems with the wifi. It connects correctly, and I can use internet for some time, but suddenly the internet stops working. It says that it's connected, the icon ...
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“enable wifi” is disabled in ubuntu 14.04

i am using dell inspiron 14 and Ubuntu 14.04. Suddenly "enable wifi" option in taskbar right side network menu us disabled and not clickable. As i remember, i was using wifi hotspot option for the ...
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Problem With Wifi After Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I installed ubuntu 14.04 on my macbookpro retina 13.I follow a lot of solution for wifi(we have so many post in this subject) but still I cant success to have wifi! Please help step by step which ...
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Ubuntu Network problem on startup

I have been running an ubuntu server for a while now without issue. We recently lost our internet connection for weeks so had to try to get the server to work with a 4G mobile Broadband usb dongle. ...
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How do I get my Apple Wireless Keyboard and Magic Mouse to work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I know I have already asked one Ubuntu question but that's just cause I've been having to borrow someone else's usb keyboard and mouse all this time... I have tried to set it up in the Bluetooth ...
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Acer Aspire 5560 - Wireless Network Doesn't Work on Ubuntu 15.04

According to the system, wireless networking is enabled, but the issue is that you can't actually see any wireless networks to connect to, even though there's plenty of them around. Ethernet however, ...
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SOLVED - Cannot connect to network using a WiFi USB Adapter

This question has been solved. Thank you for all your help. The solution was just to downgrade. Didn't even need to install the OS for it to work, it worked inside the installer. My mother's old ...
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wifi problem networkmanager

I can not connect to my Wi-Fi, can someone please help? The network manager gets stuck at: "configuring interface". After a couple of tries I get two messages: 1. wireless network deactivated. 2. no ...
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Can't get on wireless networking. I'm having a proxy problem

I just installed Ubuntu 14.10. I'm having no trouble accessing the Internet through the wired Ethernet connection. I have all the settings set up for a wireless connection. However, when I click on ...
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How can I completely reset wifi settings?

I know this question has been asked before and I have yet to find an answer. Is there a way to completely reset wifi or networking settings of ubuntu 14.04 LTS? I want to reset them, not fix an issue ...
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not able to connect to wifi in Ubuntu 14.04

what should be done if in networks settings "did not find a connection with UUID (null) appears...im not able to connect with my wifi network
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Ubuntu 14.04 connecting to modem but no internet. Any help?

I run Ubuntu 14.04 parallel to windows 7. Windows op system has no problems connecting to internet but on Ubuntu I am able to connect to the modem and yet when I try to access any webpages it says I ...
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How to create ad-hoc?

I need to share my ethernet internet connection. I create adhoc connection then I click Enable Networking two times. And then my internet connection does not work. Deleting adhoc and reconnecting ...
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Cant connnect wlan on recovery mode

I am trying repair and fixing my Kubuntu after failed update my kubuntu form 14.04 to 15.04, i know how to repair but i have need first turn my internert on i am trying this on root shell (yes in ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 problem with downloading (weak WiFi signal)

At the beggining I'd like to apologize for my grammar as English is not my 1st language - feel free to grammarnazi the crap out of me. I tried to get answer for my issue through googling but sadly ...
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Wifi connections

Okay, so I'm a newbie in this Ubuntu world. I just installed Ubuntu 14.04, but I am unable to find any wireless connections. I have installed "W.I.F.I radar" and rooted it, (excuse me if my ...
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Trouble with configuring networking devices

I have a dual boot system. With Windows in the other partition. My wifi-hotspot and bluetooth works perfectly there but in ubuntu i face this issue where in hotspot creation says that there is only ...
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wifi disconnecting 15.04

I have problem with wifi disconnecting after a while. The only way to connect is to restart the laptop. Has been same on all versions of Ubuntu (currently 15.04). Information on wifi: "driver=rtl819xE ...
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first time using Ubuntu and need a wireless connection [closed]

I have searched all the questions and corresponding answers on here but to no avail, I feel my problem is that 1) I am unsure of the network card I have installed...DUH. I am not the ...
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how to create accesspoint using hosapd and wireless device (TL-WN822N) with ubuntu 14.04?

how to create accesspoint using hosapd and wireless device with ubuntu 14.04 (i used 300Mbps, High Gain Wireless USB Adapter(TL-WN822N) ) this usb device not supported.i think there was a problem in ...
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Problem in the connection between CPU and router

I received a computer with Ubuntu 12.04. This computer was already used by someone else. In the room, there is an internet access point via cable which is connected to a router. I can not access the ...
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wifi connected and after some time no internet access ubuntu 15.04

my wifi shows connected and works fine for a while but after some time i am not able access internet but the wifi remains connected in ubuntu 15.04 . i have HP Pavilion 15-p045TX with BCM43142 ...
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Wifi conneceted but no internet and it Disconnects Ubuntu 14.04.1

I'm using : Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS X64 bit on Lenovo Y50-70 Wifi have been crazy on Ubuntu I'm connected to my home wifi network with security : WPA2 PSK after booting my laptop and connecting , I've a ...
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Help with Belkin Dual Band Wireless Adapter AC867

I've been trying to get my Belkin AC867 Dual Band USB adapter to work with Ubuntu 15.04 with no success. I followed this tutorial ...
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How to install Realtek RTL8723BE wifi PCIe Wireless Network Adapter

I am new to ubuntu. My system is Ubuntu 14.04 32 bit and kernel is 3.13.0-24-generic. How can I download and install wifi driver for above mentioned Network adapter Realtek RTL8723BE. Pleae help me, ...
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WIfi Issues with Macbook Pro Retina Early 2015 (12,2) on Ubuntu 15.04

Part 1 upgraded 2012 MBA to 2015 MBPr (I loved Mint 17.1 Rebecca on the MBA but graphics/kernel issues means I need to wait till 17.2 to use Mint again - First World Problems) I've managed to ...
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WiFi Only works for short time

I have dell Inspiron 15N Notebook, and installed Ubuntu 15.04 with gnome. My WiFi is properly detected and connected at the beginning and it works fine, but after 4-5 minutes the internet connection ...
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Killer Wireless-N 1102 bluetooth not working ubuntu

I've got this card Killer Wireless-N 1102, but the bluetooth doesn't work on 14.04 LTS. Initially I had 12.04, but it never worked. I'd like to have it installed so did some research but didn't found ...
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ra3290 on hp 250 does not work

rfkill says phy0 is hard blocked (by a non existing HW switch). With fn+F12 I am able to toggle soft blocked. Installing rt3290 with dkms did not help, the "lid trick" does not work, installing ...
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Wifi disconnected, but still shows up output that it's connected - 12.04

I really don't understand this now. I knowingly got disconnected from the wifi network and then later checked the available wireless extension using iwconfig command. Although I was disconnected it ...
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unable to connect to Wi-Fi using Ubuntu 12.04 - Dell Vostro 3546

I am facing the issue at terminal as well as at the browser. At the desktop a pop-up keeps appearing at times with message : wireless - disconnected. But when I check it from the terminal to see ...
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Sending GET / HTTP/1.1 with Gtkterm

I am trying to send a basic GET request to a wifi chip (ESP8266) via serial connection with Gtkterm. Two ENTERs are required after GET / HTTP/1.1 in order to place the request. How do I send these ...
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AR9287 Wifi authentification required

You are my last hope. I wanted to change my os to Ubuntu 15.04. Everything seemed ok, but my wifi module Artheros ar9287 thinks, that my wifi password is wrong and I get stuck on "authentification ...
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i am unable to connect wifi in Dell Inspiron 3420 with Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

How can I install wifi Drivers in Dell Inspiron 3420 with ubuntu 14.04. My broadcom is bcm43142.
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How to use the terminal on Ubuntu 14.04 to connect to remote bluetooth device?

I would like to connect to a Bluetooth device remotely running on Bluetooth Classic, not BLE. This is easy if I can use the UI. For some reason, I would like to use the terminal to do the connection. ...
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Wireless Problem WITH ASUS K450J

Hello i am new at Ubuntu and recently installed it.. There was no problem until i found my wireless connection wasn't working. What do i do? I tried to enable it but my button goes straight to ...
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no wifi after upgrade to 15.04 (no interface showing) bcm4313

I just upgraded to 15.04 and now the network connection icon shows but there is no wifi in the network options. This is on a hp dm1 bcm4313. ifconfig only shows "eth1" and "lo" iwconfig says no ...
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Can install my wireless adapter and can't install ndiswrapper

I have read multiple help threads already and they don't seem to work for me. Can someone walk me through it to fix this problem? Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I'm posting this from my ipad I'm sorry. I'm ...
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Cisco AE2500 wireless adapter not recognized after reboot

I have used a lot of threads in here to make it work, but since the internal wifi is working, my AE2500 gets the name wlan1 instead of wlan0, which means (as i understand it) that it will only work ...
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How to connect Jawbone Mini-Jambox to Ubuntu 15.04 via Bluetooth?

Everyone else on the planet seems to be able to pair with their Jambox except me. When attempting to pair my J2013 with my Ubuntu laptop, the device is not obviously found. What I do see is a MAC ...
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wifi settings disapear after kernel update

Re: Problem Installing Netgear A6100 Wifi USB mini adapter ac600 Dual band Ubuntu 14. Quote Originally Posted by boucher-aaron View Post hi there, any idea how to get ubuntu to keep these settings ...
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My wireless has intermittent DNS errors, how do I restart network-manager in 15.04?

My wireless is a bit buggy on Ubuntu, every now and then the DNS will cut out for no reason, and I'll need to run sudo restart network-manager to actually fix it. However I just upgraded to 15.04, ...
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WiMAX in Ubuntu

About two weeks ago I asked a question about how to connect to WiMAX. And today I have done some research, and I want to share it with everyone. I don't know if this is going to be useful for someone, ...
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Wireless Power Manager Problems in Ubuntu 15.04

I've only recently upgraded to Ubuntu 15.04 from 14.04 and I noticed, unlike 14.04, my wireless power manager was turned on by default. It turns off ok with the sudo wlan0 power off But is back on ...
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Intel Wireless 7260 AC working intermitently

I have a problem with my dell XPS 12 haswell edition. My wifi card isn't recognized when I turn the computer on but it works if I suspend it and turn it on again, the same applies to bluetooth. I've ...
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HP dv6 no wireless connection

My PC recently crash so I installed Ubuntu OS. WiFi was working fine but it then stopped. I typed in command prompt that have seen on other forums but once I typed in iwconfig. It said no wireless ...