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

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A new connection is generated instead of using the new settings

I am trying to set up a static IP address using the nm-connection-editor tool. I select the currently-used wireless network, click edit, go to "IPV4 Settings", click add, enter a valid IP address, ...
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Wireless not working on Gateway m-6750

I am new to this and I am having problems getting my wireless internet to work I have a gateway m-6750 laptop that I got and cannot seem to get the wireless internet to work I was following the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wireless network very slow and unstable (HP laptop)

The wireless connection on my laptop has been very slow, both at work and home! I have to constantly power off and on the wireless adaptor, to make it work! Here is the information regarding my ...
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I am having issues properly configuring a secure network

I ran a script in order to provide as much information as possible because I really need help. I would greatly appreciate it. The information the script yielded is in this link: ...
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How can I rise up mobile network performance under Ubuntu to Windows level?

... or What can be causing less effective broadband networking on Ubuntu? Ubuntu 14.04 x64 ping: 25-70ms, download: 2Mb, upload: 3Mb compared to Windows 7 x64 ping: 25ms, download: 4Mb - 5Mb, ...
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I cannot create a Wifi connection for Hotspot

I created a hotspot for my phone by using the instructions provided in here: http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/09/3-ways-create-wifi-hotspot-ubuntu/. After using it for some while, I decided ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 wireless card is undetected

I just turned on my Inspiron 17r 5737 with Ubuntu 14.10 to discover that the wireless card (an Intel Corporation Wireless 7260) is misteriously undetected and that I can no longer connect to any ...
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RealTek RTL8821AE under Kubuntu

I've just bought a Gigabyte Brix pro to make a small portable NAS. I've installed Kubuntu 14.10 on it. Unfortunately I've got some trouble with WiFi. Its on RealTek RTL8821AE chip. When I look at the ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 dual boot with Windows 8: WiFi stops working spontaneously

I'm having a problem connecting to the internet.. I installed ubuntu 14.04 on my Lenovo Y50-70, dual boot with the pre-installed Windows 8 OS I had. I used this guide. Everything works perfectly, ...
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WIFI Drivers for ubuntu 14.04

I have just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I am not getting wifi signals.Can any one help me with this problem as I have no experience of using Ubuntu?
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Laserjet P1005 printer connected to Netgear USB-port

I have a Netgear JNR3210 router with a USB-port. In my Windows computer the printer works fine as a wireless printer. The router software has the USB-control center, where I may select the printer or ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 does not see WLAN of Acer V15

It started already while installing Ubuntu 14.10 from USB-flash on my Acer Aspire V15: The WLAN was not detected. After installation still not. $lspci -vvnn 07:00.0 Network controller [0280]: ...
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I can't see the net in Ubuntu 14.04

I am new in Ubuntu - I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer and when I tried to hook to Wifi internet I couldn't because I can't see the networks, I suppose that my network card isn't install but I ...
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bluetooth disables when wifi enabled

So I finally bought a bluetooth mouse and got it working right before restarting my laptop (running Ubuntu 14.04LTS). After restart bluetooth no longer works. Bluetooth in the control panel is ...
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Compatible USB Wi-Fi adapters [on hold]

Please put in answers USB Wireless Adapters (one adapter per answer) that work with Ubuntu. If there is an answer with the adapter you use, vote for it if you worked with this adapter and edit it to ...
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not able to connect to wireless after fresh installation of ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have done a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 on a Dell laptop. after fresh install I am not able to use wireless option. But I am able to connect through wired cable. can anyone please help me? Note: ...
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Weak Wifi Signal Thinkpad T440p

I can only seem to get two bars of wifi signal, independent of where I am in the house. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Thinkpad T440P, and running iwconfig I get the following (I don't actually know ...
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hp stream wifi disconnects

I have the hp stream 11" (11-d010wm) using realtek wifi: RTL8723BE kernel 3.19.2-vivid to fix touchpad issues (I've tried v4.0rc5-vivid also) I've tried both Ubuntu 14.10 and the latest release of ...
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Can't install drivers for my Broadcom 43142

I'm a newbie when it cames to linux and after some research I've decided that Mint was the best option but I'm having many problems trying to install the drivers for my wireless card that is a ...
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Where is created Wifi hotspots located?

I use my small homeserver as Wifi hotspot. Usually I just use the ad hoc "internet sharing" hotspot feature in NetworkManager. Today I created a new Hotspot, without password, because I needed it for ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.2 Wireless update without a wired connection

is there a way for me to download the wifi update install file in my windows OS and then install it when i am logged into Ubuntu? I do not have a wired connection, so a simple task such as this is ...
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My wifi is not functioning properly on my Lenovo Z50-70 using a Ubuntu 14.04

I am newbie in using Linux. When I installed UBuntu 14.04, I found wifi problem with my Lenovo Z50-70. After connecting to a wireless network it works for a brief period of time, then, although it ...
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Wi-Fi disabled by hardware switch

I just installed my first Ubuntu OS on my Lenovo G50-30 Laptop . Everything runs smoothly except the Wi-Fi . I tried looking for the fix on the web but nothing works for me, i keep getting the same ...
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Epson XP-410 installed but wont print nor scan

After some research, I was finally able to install my Epson XP-410 Wifi printer. I can see it in the menu, but when I try to print or scan, I just get a message that it can´t connect to the printer ...
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how to upgrade firmware intel wifi iwlwifi ? unstable wireless Intel 7260 with lenovo t440p

How to upgrade the firmware intel WiFi from 7260-10 to 7260-12. on Intel page said: "Installation of the firmware is simply:" # cp iwlwifi-*.ucode /lib/firmware So I have #sudo ls -al ...
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How do I configure Ubuntu to automatically connect to the Internet when I plugin in iPhone?

I have an iPhone 5 (with Personal Hotspot turned on), which I connect to an Ubuntu 14.04 laptop. Right now when I connect it, I have to run (sometimes twice) the following script: idevicepair pair ...
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I have lost my ethernet connection since resetting powerline plugs

I have a desktop which dual-boots to Kubuntu 14.04 by preference, or Windows 7. My wife has an iMac desktop and we have various Wi-Fi tablets and phones. We have a Technicolor tg582n router to which ...
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Reboot instead of shutdown without wireless mouse plugged in

I have an HP ProBook Intel Core i5 with Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit installed. I bought an HP wireless mouse and everything worked fine until now : I'm unable to shutdown the system (the system restarts ...
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Lubuntu: Wifi lose connection

Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 14.10 Release: 14.10 Codename: utopic kernel Linux 3.16.0-31-generic #43-Ubuntu SMP Tue Mar 10 17:37:36 UTC 2015 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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Wireless xbox360-like pad

Can you please suggest a good wireless xbox-360 compatible pad (rechargeable via USB) which would work out of the box with Ubuntu 14.04+ and steam? Cheers
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Slow Wifi Ubuntu 14.10

I have Tried many of the fixes on various sites. I am brand new to Ubuntu/Linux. less than 12 hours practice since installing. Windows P###ed me off for the last time. I was able to get the wifi ...
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bluetooth is not working on 14.04 with BCM43142

I own a Acer Aspire E5-551G. Wi-fi works fine, but Bluetooth is not working?. I already tried several methods to solve this problem, but nothing has worked for me. Here are some outputs which were ...
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Wireless connection problem - 14.02.2 LTS

I am a lay person when it comes to computers, but I want to give Ubuntu a try. I recently installed Ubuntu and I am having trouble accessing WiFi. It appears on the face to connect- enable WiFi is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 WiFi issues

I have some problems with WiFi on Ubuntu 14.04. My ISP provides me 40Mbps internet but in Ubuntu I can only receive 20Mbps. Same problem I had with OpenSuse distro. On my Windows 7 that problem ...
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WiFi not working in windows after installing broadcomm drivers on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently dual booted my laptop and now I have Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 8.1. Initially, Wifi wasn't working on Ubuntu but after having followed fews posts here I successfully installed some ...
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Q: Aquaris E 4.5 Ubuntu Edition && How to SSH into the phone via Wifi or USB?

I bought my Ubuntu phone on last flash sale in March (still awaiting it to arrive). Actually I use an Openmoko Freerunner as smartphone, running as well a Linux. How can I SSH into the Aquaris E 3.5 ...
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Popcorn Time VPN not connecting and making wifi unusable until reboot

Im running 14.10 and just purchased an account for the provided vpn in popcorn time. when i sign in it starts to load and then says to enter my password because the vpn wants to make administarative ...
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No internet connection after dual installing Ubuntu 14.04 beside Windows 8.1

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 along side Windows 7 and I had access to my wifi networks. But since I upgraded to Windows 8.1 and installed Ubuntu 14.04 along side, I can't even connect to my wired ...
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Broadcom chipset tx power

I recently found an online guide about reducing electromagnetic radiation.Following the steps i get this output from sudo iwconfig wlan0 IEEE 802.11abg ESSID:"pi" Mode:Managed ...
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Wifi on Lenovo S20-30 not working

I'm completely new to Linux/Ubuntu and just installed the system today on my Lenovo S20-30. Most things seem to work but I can't get a wireless network connection. At the moment I'm using a wired ...
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hp stream 13 wifi frequently disconnects

I'm an Linux noob, but I managed to put ubuntu 14.04 lts on my hp stream 13 (the touch screen model) and fix some common issues with this laptop, but now I'm having issues with wifi. It disconnects at ...
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Connect network HP Officejet Pro 8620 to wireless computer

After a few hours of work I finally got my HP 8620 working wirelessly using hplips from my desktop. Now I am trying to get it to work from my laptop with no success. I have installed the latest ...
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Wireless doesn't work in Vostro 1500

I have a notebook Vostro 1500, I've installed Ubuntu. But the wireless doesn't work and I don't have internet acess. I entered in terminal and typed lspci. How can I fix it? 00:00.0 Host bridge: ...
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Ubunutu 14.10 not detecting wired or Wifi connection

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 on a clean hard drive using a USB pen drive. After the installation I found that it was not detecting my Wifi, so I connected the LAN cable to it, but its not detecting the ...
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unable to use Wifi on my Dell Vostro 1400 with Ubuntu 12.04

How do I enable wifi with Ubuntu 12.04 on my Dell Vostro 1400 . Yesterday I tried some commands as you have suggested previously to other users . but today i am facing the same problem. Wireless ...
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Can often not view Network menu [closed]

I am new here and frankly new to Ubuntu so I hope you can help me. I've installed Zorin OS 9 which is based on Ubuntu so I assume the majority of the underlying technology is Ubuntu that's why I am ...
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Lenovo X1 Carbon 2015 3rd gen 20 BS - trackpoint, clickpad and wifi

I have got a brand new Lenovo X1 Carbon 2015 with IPS Display which is really a great laptop. But when installing ubuntu there are some problems I have already solved and some I have not. I put this ...
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I have Ubuntu 14.10 and it doesnt recognize my network controller

I am brand new to Ubuntu and trying to learn as i go with this stuff. I can get online via ethernet but i can't figure out how to get wifi working. My network controller is the qualcomm atheros ...
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intel wifi link 5100 AGN not working in 14.04

My laptop is Thinkpas T400 with internal intel wifi link 5100 AGN. My wireless connection becomes lost after a while since every reboot. This happens both in my current 64-bit 14.04 and previous ...
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Wifi drops to extremely slow speeds - Please help!

As the title says, my wifi suddenly drops to very low speeds every few minutes. It gets so slow it's like it's disconnected but my wifi indicator says I remain connected. I am very new to linux but I ...