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

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14.04 on MBP 5,5 Sporadic Wireless Disconnects from Eduroam

As it says in the title, I have 14.04 installed on a 2009 5,5 MBP and the wireless sporadically disconnects from one specific wifi network; Eduroam. The disconnects are not after a set period of time ...
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Wireless locking up

I have an acer aspire one with atheros wifi card running xubuntu 12.04 Frequently the wifi seems to lock up. The indicator light either stays on all the time or off all the time but it shows to be ...
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Can't connect to Netgear WAG102

I have the Dell XPS Developer Edition (which I'm very happy with), but today, I tried to connect to a Netgear WAG102 WiFi Router which is securied with WPA/WPA2. It is not working. I can connect with ...
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Package from Ubuntu Software Center not seen in apps

I'm really new to the whole Linux scene. I'm trying to get my downloaded Broadcom Wlan driver hooked up and running on Ubuntu. I found a program that supposedly assists in doing the trick and it's ...
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wanted to create wifi hotspot through wifi internet connection

I want to create wifi hotspot. Tried ap-hotspot. It doesn't allow wifi hotspot with only one wifi adapter (unless you have ethernet connection as source of internet). I dont have ethernet connection, ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Slow and unstable wifi connection

After installing Ubuntu 14.04 ,the connection frequently drops . I tried to fix the problem by myself but i made things worse,i run this codes i read in another article which made my connection ...
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Why can't I get into my WiFi?

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP Pavilion DV6000...The WiFi does not work and the only way I can connect is through Ethernet... I go under the Software and Updates and then the Additional ...
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Unable to use the wifi

I can't use wifi on my dv6-7044TX. When I use rfkill list all its says the wifi connector is hard blocked. Is there any way to get around this?
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Handsfree Agent not registered when I try to connect a Android via Bluetooth

I am trying to connect an Android phone to my PC with a bluetooth dongle. This is my config : hci0: Type: BR/EDR Bus: USB BD Address: 00:11:22:98:76:54 ACL MTU: 1021:4 SCO MTU: 180:1 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Public Wireless Will Not Connect

I've checked other and older solutions around the web for wireless issues on Ubuntu 14.04 and a couple solutions here. My problem appears to be either unique or a fluke. I can connect to the wireless ...
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Wifi driver for hp 14-G008AU

i'm installing ubuntu 14.04 on my HP 14-G008AU, and it seems that wifi is not detected. Can anyone help me to resolve this problem? Thanks
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Ubuntu and Windows drivers question?

I'm probably the world's newest Ubuntu user; just installed it today. I'm so excited to start using it. However, I have a slight problem. I have a wirless keyboard and mouse called "Microsoft Wireless ...
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Replacing the wireless card in my laptop. Is there a best option? [closed]

I have an Asus G75VX gaming laptop. Great machine but the wireless card has 0 support for Linux. There is one work around floating out there in cyberspace but it's not a great solution (also won't ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wireless not working properly in Dell Inspiron N5110

Recently i have upgraded my PC to Ubuntu 14.04. At first everything is fine. I get connected to WIFI and internet too. After some time the internet connection goes off while i am still connected to ...
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Printer connected to wifi modem does not work

I have been trying to install my Kyocera FS 1040 printer which is connected to my WiFi modem via USB cable. When installing I type http://192.168.xx.xx:631/printers/Impresora into the DEVICE URI ...
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Setting up hotspot with hostapd & udhcpd on wlan0 with internet on eth0

[Ubuntu 12.04] I am trying to achieve a simple configuration that uses the Internet from eth0 and sets up a hot-spot on wlan0. But my requirements has constraint of not using NetworkManager. And I am ...
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how to use openwrt and compile firmwre in ubuntu

I am first time using Ubuntu. I want to use open wrt on Ubuntu. i want tutorial on using the open WRT on Ubuntu. I want to compile my project on open WRT but i does not know anything how to use open ...
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Unable to connect to wifi on Ubuntu 12.04

I was installing docker on my Ubuntu machine. It got some errors while installing and after that my wifi is not working. Docker Installation install the backported kernel $ sudo apt-get update $ ...
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Wifi stopped connecting, keeps prompting for password

I've been experiencing connection problems with my ASUS USB N13 network adapter. When I purchased it a month or two ago, it had very limited internet connection that dropped out frequently. I applied ...
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(Ubuntu Server 14.10) Cannot connect to wireless [duplicate]

I just recently acquire a computer that had windows on it, and the wireless worked fine. I installed Ubuntu, removing windows. Having started it for the first time, I find that I am unable to connect ...
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Just installed 14.04 on 2008 iMac, but wifi will not connect?

Just installed 14.04 on my old 2008 iMac. I can see my home wifi network name, but Ubuntu doesn't want to connect to it. What to do?
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Wireless going in and out

I apologize if this answer is somewhere else. I've tried searching for a solution for my problem, but I only find answers that are a couple of years old and I don't know if they are still relevant. ...
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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 ...