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

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Problem in wifi connectivity in ubuntu 12.04

ubuntu 12.04 asks for wireless password, attempts to connect, asks for password, attempts to connect...... the cycle continues. The problem isn't with the router or connection as I connecting with ...
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Unable to get wireless netgear WNDA3100v2 to work

After a long struggle I was able to successfully install the ndiswrapper and the windows driver. The driver is reported now as installed: sudo ndiswrapper -l bcmwlhigh6 : driver installed device ...
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wireless connection not establishing

My ubuntu os asks for wireless password, attempts to connect, asks for password, attempts to connect...... the cycle continues. The problem isnt with the router or connection as I am connecting with ...
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Wireless card for Virtualbox [duplicate]

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 host. Inside it I installed VirtualBox with Kali Linux. The Wireless for Kali is not working. What could be causing this issue?
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Ubuntu 13.10 VPN stops after couple of seconds

Running Ubuntu 13.10 with Unity. I have setup a vpn connection on Windows7, with Android, etc it works flawless. If I setup a vpn connection on Ubuntu 13.10 using Unity as a Desktop the connection ...
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ubuntu 12.04 notebook wired/wireless connection problem?

I setup ubuntu 12.04 LTS to my hp pavilion dv6. I have no wired/wireless connection. Need help. Here is some outputs. ifconfig: lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 ...
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Installation of Wireless Printer Canon Pixma MG5450

How do I install my Canon Pixma MG5450. I have downloaded the Linux drivers from Canon for the MG5450 but my Ubuntu 12.04 does not recognise them.
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broadcom will not connect to wireless, ubuntu 12.04 on dell studio 1749

i have trawled through a multitude of questions regarding this problem, tried many of the given solutions and still the problem persists. Ethernet works fine but wireless is stuck in a loop trying to ...
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Wifi connects but no internet after upgrading to 13.10

I upgraded my Ubuntu-studio 13.10 yesterday (via do-release-upgrade) from 12.04. Now my wireless doesn't work properly: I can see the wireless networks and the PC can connect, but internet just won't ...
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How to connect to wireless networks in ubuntu?

There are no wireless connections appearing in the first place to connect to them. And even the wireless is enabled. What do you suggest me? The following are the outputs I got after running them... ...
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WiFi adapter has problem aquiring IPv4 automatically in Ubuntu 13.10

This is a problem in Ubuntu 13.10 and it's a problem with the WiFi. Ubuntu will never connect to the network. All of my other devices work fine. The computer detects the network and pops up the WiFi ...
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Conneted to wlan0, but have no internet

I have a problem that only occurs on my home network. If I log on to Ubuntu, I get a wifi connection, I have an IP-address, everything looks right, but I have no internet connection. I can use the ...
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Sound and WiFi not working on HP15-50009tu on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have a HP 15-d009tu Laptop. Ubuntu 12.04 LTS is installed by my company. The problem is it neither search for wireless network nor have the wifi driver. I ran the additional driver software but it ...
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wireless to wireless bridge using hostapd on ubuntu 12.04

I have a research detecting unauthorized AP, I make topology : TP link as legitimate AP ------ Rogue Access Point ------- user From the topology above i need to make legimate AP--RAP--user in one ...
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Automatically reconnect to more preferred WLAN network if it becomes available

Assume this situation: 3 WLAN networks (with WPA) to which my notebook connects automatically. Those are: network_work (fixnet WLAN accesspoint) network_home (fixnet WLAN accesspoint) network_mobile ...
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Realtek 802.11n RTL8192S USB WLAN not connecting

like so many others I am having problems with my wireless adaptor. I am also new to Linux from Windows and I'm not sure how to proceed. When I check the Network connections the adaptor can see the ...
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WiFi not working after system's restart [on hold]

So I have just installed a new Ubuntu 14.04 on one of my partitions, downloaded few tools like Chromium and i8kutils, struggled a bit with Ubuntu Software Center bug ("The installation or removal of a ...
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WiFi authentication problem - a common issue?

I have a small form factor PC that I rescued from being thrown out by work, and I had the idea to try Linux on it (I am experienced with hardware etc. but completely new to Linux). It's an Ideq 210v ...
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wifi not connecting to HP Pavilion g6 2125tu

i have installed ubuntu 12.04 along side with separate drive. the problem is ubuntu cant find the wifi network but the windows connect with strong signal. when i get close to the wifi router then ...
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Thinkpad E540, Ubunutu 13.10, Wifi problems

My Machine: Thinkpad E540, Ubunutu 13.10 Hi, I have several problems with my wifi internet connection. I assume that my problem is (strongly) related to this problem: No wifi connection on Ubuntu ...
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Internet stops working after some time

After I log in to Ubuntu, internet works fine for some time (for around 45 mins or so) but then it suddenly stops working. I'm on 14.04 now and I've faced similar problem in 13.10. I'm connected ...
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Wifi issues on Acer Aspire 1410 [closed]

About a week ago some issues appeared. Now the wifi connection disappears after some time (very rare it works after reboot). But usually it does not work at all. I use Linux Mint 14: Linux ...
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Turned off wifi in Windows, formated drive, can't turn on in Ubuntu

So...I may have made a huge mistake. I can't get my wifi working on my work Lonovo T410 after formatting the drive with windows 7 on it. I think the wifi may have been shut off when I obliterated ...
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hotspot generate a invisible network [closed]

I update from 12.04 to 14.04 and now the network-manager hotspot generated my adhoc network in invisible mode always, is this a bug? My adapter Realtek Semiconductor Corp. RTL8191SU 802.11n WLAN ...
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Why is my wireless network no longer listed in NetworkManager

I have a problem where I'm getting disconnected from my wireless network. If I look in the list of NetworkManger it is no longer there, but if I run iwlist wlan0 scan it is found. $ iwlist wlan0 scan ...
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Enable Networking

I'm trying ubuntu on an HP atom mini-laptop. I boot from a USB stick. The network is disabled and I can't get it enabled. Available wi-fi networks are not displayed. Is networking limited/restricted ...
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how to get ubuntu server live over the internet [closed]

i just set up a website using ubuntu server 12.04 and i cannot access the site over the internet. I forwarded the router ports to my servers network IP address and used the 80 port for HTTP. yet when ...
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Cannot FInd a Driver for a Wireless PCI Card, Netis Systems WF-2117

I'm running 12.04 and do not have a clue how to set up my wireless card. The strange thing is the box says that it's made by netis. But on a query (lspci) of the device, it says: 01:02.0 Network ...
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network controller disappeared on HP Compaq 6715s with ubuntu 12.04LTS

I am an absolute beginner with ubuntu and have no knowledge of how computers work (like Jen from IT-Crowd if you want). Until today I ran Windows XP alongside with Ubuntu 12.04 and everything worked ...
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WIFI restoring in ubuntu

i ran the command gedit /etc/modprobe.d/iwlwifi.conf i also deleted the offending line wifi connection is showing in network manager but it is not connecting i also ran sudo iwconfig output is wlan0 ...
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WIFI connection restoring

I ran the command sudo gedit /etc/modprobe.d/iwlwifi.conf it gives the following output in termianal ** (gedit: 3409): WARNING **: Couldn't connect to accessibility bus: Failed to connect to ...
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Make right+left click emulate middle click on wireless mouse

Anybody have or know of a sweet little workaround script I can set to running at startup that would allow my dilapidated mouse to keep providing me with middleclick functionality even though the ...
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Restoring wifi connection

i ran these command sudo rmmod iwlwif sudo modprobe iwlwifi 11n_disable=1 sudo su echo "options iwlwifi 11n_disable=1" >> /etc/modprobe.d/iwlwifi.conf Now, my WiFi connection is lost and there is no ...
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WIFI connection not working

I ran these commands: sudo rmmod iwlwif sudo modprobe iwlwifi 11n_disable=1 sudo su echo "options iwlwifi 11n_disable=1" >> /etc/modprobe.d/iwlwifi.conf Now, my WiFi connection is lost and ...
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can't change my wierless mac adress [duplicate]

i have network wifi adapter "802.11 WiFi (eth1)" of lenovo g560 the mac address of this adapter never changes i have tried every thing every method in windows but still the same mac address of that ...
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Cannot connect to internet in VMWare WorkStation 10.0 - Ubuntu 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 Server installed in VMWare Workstation 10.0 on host Windows 8.1 /etc/network/interfaces configuration is as follows. # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet ...
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New Asus 1015E-DS02 with Ubuntu 12.04LTS causes WiFi signal loss on WRT54GL

Some background info first: I have used a Macbook for the past 6 years. It's finally failing, so I purchased an Asus 1015E-DS02 preloaded with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I am new to Linux. My cable internet ...
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WRT54GL doesn't work after upgrade fimware

-1 down vote favorite My wireless router (WRT54GL v.1.1) can not work anymore, after I did upgrade the firmware. After I upgrade the firmware back to the beginning (FW_WRT54GL_4.30.13.016_US_EN_code) ...
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Can't connect to WiFi and adjust brightness after crash

Disclaimer: I'm pretty new to Ubuntu; Lenovo G505s; Ubuntu 13.10 I was doing an update via the Software Updater when suddenly my laptop just hangs. I had to force shutdown (holding the power button). ...
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Cannot get the internet via wired or wireless connection trialling Ubuntu 12.04

As support for Windows XP has expired I am trialling using Ubuntu 12.04 on my HP Compaq nx6125 but cannot get either a wired or wireless connection (has inbuilt wireless and both wired and wireless ...
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Missing phy0 wifi driver?

I was trying to install Ubuntu 14 beta 2 on my new laptop--a Lenovo Yoga Pro 2--and I couldn't use the wireless. So, I used rfkill list all, and got the result: 0: ideapad_wlan: Wireless LAN Soft ...
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boot loading without full netwrok ubuntu 13.10 [closed]

for before thanks for helps my laptop Acer aspire 5733 i am using ubuntu 13.10. 2 days ago,i wrote command apt-get upgrade and restart after my laptop connect wifi but not working intenet if start ...
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wireless coneection [closed]

I am trying to connect to the internet via wireless but my computer wont connect to my wireless access point. I've tried restarting my computer but it still won't connect. I've even set up the access ...
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Block IP address on hostapd network

I share my internet access through hostapd how can I block the client of the AP from accessing a certain IP address?
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cannot connect to wifi and my switch is red instead of white

am using hp envy notebook 15 laptop and i just made my machine dual boot for windows and ubuntu. My wireless connection works perfectly in windows but cannot work in ubuntu,the type of ethernet card ...
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Multiple graphical installer lockups [duplicate]

I am trying to upgrade my wife's old Gateway XP system to Ubuntu. I have tried installing both the 32 bit and 64 bit versions. System is a 64 bit AMD Turion processor, 2 GB of RAM and a 120 GB HD. ...
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No connection to wireless internet during “Try Ubuntu” 12.04 from USB stick

I'm one of the probably many who's looking for an alternative to Windows XP, so I've put Ubuntu 12.04 on a USB for booting and then successfully did Try Ubuntu without installing, which went smooth. ...
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How to use Wifi on Ubuntu with a dual boot (macbook air)?

I'm new on Ubuntu system and i do not manage to run the Wifi, I am using Ubuntu with a dual boot on a Macbook Air 6,2, Type of card : AirPort Extreme (0x14E4, 0x117) Version of internal program : ...
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Dell Inspiron N5010: Wifi Networks getting detected but not connecting

I am new to Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and do not know how to use the terminal at all. I have tried whatever I could but I believe I need a little more step-by-step help. The WiFi Networks are getting ...
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Xubuntu 12.10 wifi won't connect to wpa2 enterprise network

I have dual boot win7 and Xubuntu 12.10. The wifi works perfectly in win7, and in Xubuntu except for Wpa2 enterprise encrypted network. I had followed the settings for ca-certificate and other specs ...