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

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Connecting to WiFi whilst in console

I currently have a raspberry pi running Ubuntu 14.04. I want to be able to connect to WiFi whilst in console with no GUI. I can currently connect to my universities eduroam WiFi when in the GUI, ...
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Wireless and Bluetooth and external display not working

This morning when i connect mY HP Folio 9470M (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed) to my docking i see that i don't have external display. Later i see that Wlan switch is not working and bluetooth also. It ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 detects Vodafone 3g dongle, but fails to connect

Earlier I used Ubuntu 12.04 where my Vodafone 3G Dongle (HUWAEI modem) used to connect seamlessly via network manager Mobile Broadband. Now I have upgraded my system and using Ubuntu 14.04, but ...
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Wifi drops on apt-get update ubuntu 15.04

need help with Ubuntu 15.04, i updated the kernel to 4.0 and i don't know if that's the reason but the wifi broke on trying on update, be it with the software updater or apt-get update && ...
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How to get WUSB6300 to work on Ubuntu 14.04

I know that this question has been asked before, and that others have been able to use those solutions, however, I am a total newb at using Linux and I have been unable to understand or actually use ...
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IP Address of Shared WiFi Client

Rather than buy a wifi card or run a very long cable I dedicated an old netbook to share it's wifi connection with a PC via ethernet. Both machines are running 14.04. I had no problem setting it up ...
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WiFi disconnects in 15.04 on ralink driver

The WiFi will connect for about five minutes, and then disconnect. The only way to reconnect is to reboot the laptop. I have an HP pavilion and the WiFi info is: [103c:18ec] Kernel driver in use: ...
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Creating hotspot in ubuntu 15.04 [on hold]

ap-hotspot not working for 15.04. Create New Wifi creates a new wifi but devices are not being able to connect to it. Is there any other way to create a hotspot ?
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cannot unblock wifi hard block with anything on Lenovo x230t

I have tried all solutions found here or on ubuntuforums.com, but no luck whatsoever. It all started very randomly: I had my mother's nokia lumia connect via usb to my lenovo x230t, I disconnected it ...
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Wireless Networks not detected

I've recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my PC, but cannot get the Internet to work properly. It's not detecting any wireless networks around. I was wondering if anyone knew how to solve this problem. ...
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ThinkPad R61 - Wi-fi often gets disconected

ThinkPad R61 - Wi-fi often gets disconected during donwloads, but not only. 00:19.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Intel Corporation 82566MM Gigabit Network Connection [8086:1049] (rev 03) ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Wireless 1397 WLAN Mini-Card is not working [duplicate]

-->Broadcom Corporation: Wireless 1397 WLAN Mini-Card lspci -knn | grep Net -A2
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How can I install wireless adapter driver for Digisol DG-WN3150Nu in ubuntu 12.04?

I am using HP Pavilion 15-n011TU and I have problems with wireless LAN driver. Unfortunately as per this link there is no Ubuntu driver for the device. So I have purchased a USB wifi dongle (Digisol ...
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tp-link wn422g v2.oo wireless usb stick

I am having trouble using a TP-LINK wn422g v2.00 wireless USB adapter on my computer which is running Xubuntu 15.04. When I plug the adapter in, the computer automatically picks up a signal from my ...
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Only my company website won't open on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS [on hold]

Have Windows, Mac and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in LAN. Company website stylecracker.com will open and work fine on all other OS except Ubuntu. It intermittently opens fine else it would crash; irrespective of ...
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How to find proxy settings used with MATE Terminal or via a web browser

I'm on a virtualized environment and it has no network manager, as the network settings are pre-defined. I would just like to see the network configuration, not modify it. MATE Terminal shows this ...
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No Sound When Connected to Bluetooth Audio Device [on hold]

I'm kinda new to the AskUbuntu community. I use Linux Mint 17.2 which is based on Ubuntu 14.04, and I've continually had a problem with audio for Bluetooth devices (more specifically, Bose mini ...
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Computer seems to connect to wifi but not internet

So im new to ubunto and loving the interface however my computer will seem to connect to my wifi but the internet doesnt work. However it does work through a ethernet cable. Could anyone help please? ...
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Wifi connection not working with Intel NUC + Wireless AC 7620

I am posting here with the hope to get help to solve the problems I have with my wifi connection on my Intel NUC with the Wireless AC 7620 on Ubuntu 15.04. I have copied below the output of the ...
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“Network error: Connection refused” in Putty when I'm trying to connect to my remote home Ubuntu server

I just set up a linux home server using http://linuxhomeserverguide.com/. I can connect to it from my desktop PC at home via putty using a local ip like 192.168.1.2 (just an example ip), but I want to ...
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Recently installed Ubuntu, Wifi is not working. How do I fix this? [duplicate]

Just installed my first Linux Distro; Ubuntu 14.04 and I couldn't access the wifi. I tried following some other guides but all of them didn't and gave me Errors. Can I have some clear instructions as ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wifi keeps disconnecting

I had a buf in Ubuntu 12.04 where it kept disconnecting me from vertain Wifi routers What helped were these 4 commands: sudo ifconfig wlan0 down sudo rmmod -f iwlwifi sudo modprobe iwlwifi ...
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How to enable Wifi connection in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 along with Windows 8.1. My Wifi is working in windows but not in Ubuntu. I gave the following command in the command terminal. nmcli nm RUNNING STATE ...
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Wifi card not recognised

iwconfig does not recognize wifi card, wifi card is enabled and i have all drivers. Manufacturer website informs broadcom 4313 wireless adapter. I have assured that the required drivers are ...
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Ubuntu unable to detect Huawei E392 USB modem with Airtel 4G connection

Ubuntu unable to detect Huawei E392 USB modem with Airtel 4G connection. Output of lsusb Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux Foundation 2.0 root hub Bus 002 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 Linux ...
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Wireless Driver Installation [duplicate]

I am about to install Ubuntu 15.04 but I wonder if there are any problems with wireless card driver. I do not know how to install. I googled it but I think I need something fresh so could you please ...
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Just installed Ubuntu 14.04 server edition, can't connect to internet

I am trying to make a simple server on an old macbook. I got Ubuntu 14.04 installed, but I need to use apt-get to install some packages, and apt-get will not work. The problem is that apt-get cannot ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 can't connect to wifi

I'm having difficulty connecting to my building's wifi network after I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Surface 1 Pro. Based on the "Network Connections", it looks like my network has the following ...
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Wireless connection drops every 15 seconds on an Asus X550LD

I just install Ubuntu on dual boot with windows 8.1, and my wireless connection disconnects every 10 seconds. I am using an Asus X550LD. I had this problem on windows but it was cut and not a ...
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networking disabled, cant re-enable

For some reason I seem to get disconnected from my wifi as noted by the nm-applet going to the disconnected icon. When I hover the mouse it says networking disabled. When I click on enable networking, ...
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Wash -i mon0 no output

I just swapped to Ubuntu 14.04 from Arch. I was installing some pentest tools from kali, the issue I'm having is when I run: sudo wash -i mon0 -c 6 It has no output I'm only shown: mass@Mass:~$ ...
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Wifi not working on Ubuntu Dual Boot with windows 8.1 ( ASUS X550LD ) [duplicate]

Hey guys i recently dual booted Windows 8 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop ASUS X550LD. The dual boot works perfectly but wifi doesnt connect in Ubuntu. It connects on Windows 8 perfectly. Any help ...
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HP-Envy 4500 All-in-one printer appears to lose wireless connection

I am on 14.04 and successfully installed the HP-Envy 4500 All-in-one printer. It worked a treat printing via wireless / scanning etc. I don't print that often (probably a few pages every 3 weeks) , ...
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unstable wifi on Lenovo z50-70 (Ubuntu 15.04)

I am using Ubuntu 15.04 on Lenovo Z50-70. My wifi is unstable, it gets disconnect again and again and asks for password. NOTE: the password I input is correct and other users on windows dont have any ...
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Why is the state of my NetworkManager changed when I unplug my iphone 4s?

Ubuntu 12.04. iPhone 4s, iOS 7.0 I never noticed that a mobile device could activate/deactivate the Network status of my computer, kind of a surprise .. So what's the point of this network change? ...
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Problem with wifi on kubuntu 15.04 with Realtek rtl8192cu USB dongle

I've recently installed 64bit version of kubuntu and science then I've been having issue with wifi. It work great for few minutes and then it disconnects but it shows that I am connected and I have to ...
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Networking issues following suspend

I'm running a dual boot with ubuntu and windows on my HP laptop and I'm having trouble doing any sort of wireless networking after I suspend it. I cannot connect to wifi, I also seem to totally lose ...
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Wifi Network is found, but cannot connect

I have an HP Pavilion 15 e020us, and ubuntu 14.04 is partitioned on it. My home network is a connection in the network settings, and the password for the network is saved there. However, when I select ...
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Wireless driver TP-LINK WN727N

I'm not so good at Ubuntu (v. 15.04) and I got the problem... I plugged my TP-LINK WN727N adapter, got drivers (from MediaTek) for it (inside - Ra-link 7601), then I cheching it's work: after ...
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Ubuntu on ASUS A6000 not working!

I am really in a bad situation. I have installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop. (it has taken me all day as asus is rubbish!) Now my resolution is 640x480. There is an option to change it, but it ...
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Wifi stops working in ubuntu 14.04

I have a ubuntu 14.04 installed HP ENVY dv7 laptop. My internet through wifi is working if there is no proxy server (when I am connecting with my mobile hot-spot), but in presence of it(as in our ...
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“Hardware Disabled” after RealTek RTL8188CE wireless driver install

Just converted my ThinkPad x120e to Ubuntu Gnome 14.04 (kernal 3.16.0-43-generic), I followed the step by step instructions provided by Freedom_Ben (thanks!) everything seemed to install correctly, ...
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Robot with embedded PC,how I can visualize the remote desktop?

my robot has an embedded PC and Ubuntu 15.04 is installed by default. I know user, password and IP address. The PC uses a USB to CAN converter to comunicate with the motor controllers. It is already ...
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Trouble updating drivers on my AWUS036H USB wireless card

I am following this guide to update my Alfa card to the latest drivers. When I run the make command I get multiple errors.
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trouble with Logitech mk270 combo keyboard/mouse with USB 3.0 hub

I have been checking for solutions on this forum and others, but so far I cannot find a problem that match mine. Basically I have a Logitech mk270 combo keyboard/mouse which work fine under Windows 7 ...
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EAP-SIM supported?

I got an ubuntu phone on Meizu MX4, and I sometimes need to connect to Wifi hotspot using EAP-SIM authentication mode. For the moment, I did not succeed to connect using this mode. Is it supported? If ...
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usb issues after returning from hibernation

after I return from hibernation I always have to plug out and to plug in my usb wlan dongle to establish the wlan connection - Likewise with any other dongles. Only the usb mouse works fine. Is this ...
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Wifi networks switches automatically in ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I have Dell inspiron 1440 and OS ubuntu 14.04. MY wifi connection switches itself automatically to other networks, which causes me lot of problem. is there away to stop it. MY wifi driver is :Broadcom ...
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Configuring Wifi with Ubuntu 14.04 on hp pavillion 15 laptop [duplicate]

I am having problems in configuring wifi with ubuntu 14.04LTS on my hp pavillion 15 laptop. Only if the wifi is very close by (such as mobile hotspot) does it detect the network. There is absolutely ...
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Transitioning from Ubuntu to Xubuntu

I wish to transition from the current LTS release of Ubuntu to Xubuntu. However, I had a major issue when I first installed Ubuntu, where the wifi would disconnect after about five or ten minutes of ...