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

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Wireless in HP 635 isn't working [on hold]

I have an HP 635 Notebook PC and the wireless doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04.
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Wifi extremely slow in ubuntu 14.04

I understand that this question has been done a lot, but I'm asking because i still haven't found a solution. I have and Asus x200ma-ub01t that dual boots Windows 10(technical preview) and Ubuntu ...
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Lenovo Yoga 2 11 with no wi-fi (soft block removed)

I installed Ubuntu Trusty Tahr 14.04 LTS on a Lenovo Yoga 2 11 and noticed I had no wi-fi option, only networking (usually I see "enable wi-fi" too.) rfkill list all resulted in only a soft block and ...
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Cannot connect to internet through DAP-1650

Problem I cannot connect to the Internet when connected to my DLink Wireless AC1200 Access Point DAP-1650 via Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS. I can connect to the Internet when connected to my Netgear ...
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Hacking The art of exploitation [on hold]

I installed the 2nd edition of Hacking:The art of exploitation on my computer i don't know what version of Ubuntu comes on the CD but it won't communicate with the Ethernet or Wireless card. WLAN ...
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wifi-adapter driver needed offline [on hold]

I have lately downloaded the Fedora and installed it from the LiveUSB. Unfortunately, the cable is not an option for me to connect to the internet. I would like to use my wifi-adapter (TP-LINK ...
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Internet singificantly slower when using wifi

Download speed using ethernet: 70 Mbps Download speed using wifi: 2 Mbps I have connectivity issues when using wifi sometimes as well, even though signal is fine. On W7, wifi works just fine. ...
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Way to remove unwanted/unused wifi networks from Network Indicator Menu? [NOT a duplicate]

This original question has NOT been answered and is NOT a duplicate question so I am reasking it: Way to remove unwanted/unused wifi networks from Network Indicator Menu? There should be a way to ...
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Broadcom 43142 is not working | HELP!

I have been install Ubuntu 14.04 on laptop Lenovo V580c. All components are working OK, but WiFi isn't working. I searched answers in Google, Askubuntu, but nothing works Please, help 03:00.0 ...
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No WiFi connection on Acer Aspire 5530G with Ubuntu 14.04

For years I used Windows on Acer Aspire 5530G, but due to some problems I have overwritten the Windows with the Ubuntu 14.04. With Windows I used to connect to Internet via WiFi all the time, but once ...
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How to configure DEVICEURI on a Brother DCP-9020CDW printer? [closed]

If you have a Brother DCP-9020CDW printer and have trouble to configure DEVICERI to connect to it using WIFI, this post is for you: To do so, follow the steps below to set up the connection ...
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restoring ubuntu after a failed flash player plugin update

Last night I as trying to update the flash player plugin, by following the steps from here. sudo apt-get install firefox ubuntu-restricted-extras Because the connection was slow and I was ...
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unable to click disconnect wifi on my ubuntu 12.04

i have a problem related with wireless network on my Ubuntu 12.04. as you can see, my wifi can connect to network, but when connected, the 'Disconnect' item on my wifi is disabled thus i can't click ...
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How to access my files movies pics stored on pc in my android

I have got a computer with Xubuntu and have plenty of storage free, lots of movies video I have also got a wifi router which I don’t use since I only use my mobile data for internet. router has both ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Dropping packets on RT5370 Wireless USB Adapter

I am getting around a 5% packet loss when I run a ping -c 20 against my router. I do not have a similar problem with any other PC in my house. When I boot the same pc into Windows7, I have a zero ...
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Apple Magic mouse frequently disconnects and reconnects

I have an Apple Magic Mouse that I am using on a Lenovo Thinkpad T440s with Ubuntu 14.04 installed. I have successfully paired the device and it works for short periods of time. The mouse appears to ...
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Wireless connection issue in Kernel 3.16

I have upgraded my Dell Vostro 1720 laptop to 14.04.2, Kernel 3.16 (from 14.02, Kernel 3.13) but now I have no access to wireless networks. My Broadcom driver PCI is 14e4:432b. I've spent hours ...
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I can't connect WIFI with broadcom on ACER V5-122P

I have a Acer V5 122P, only WIFI, without Ethernet port and I can't connect to WiFi, I have this information: $ ifconfig lo Link encap:Bucle local Direc. inet:127.0.0.1 ...
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wifi is connected but can not access internet (ubuntu 14.04) int Toshiba L655

I have recently started using ubuntu, I installed ubuntu 14.04 in my Toshiba Satellite L655. But the I can not access internet although wifi is connected .I can access internet from windows 7/8.1/ . ...
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WiFi on Acer Aspire with Ubuntu 14.04 randomly disconnects

Being new user of Linux, Ubuntu 14.04, and running into some problems, I need your help. I apologize if this question was already asked and answered, I have been trying to find the answer on my own, ...
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Installing ubuntu server with wireless keyboard stuck at language section

While installing ubuntu using microsoft wireless keyboard, the keyboard did't got recognised after selection of Installation (i.e. at language selection page). From what I got using a PS/2 keyboard ...
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HP Compaq nx6325, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Updates - wifi - recent weird problem (SOLVED) [on hold]

A friend's HP Compaq NX6325 laptop came up with a teaser today, wireless (broadcom b4311) suddenly was non functional in the machine. The firmware was apparently in place - as used in recent weeks and ...
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Netgear WNA3100 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have been trying to get my netgear wna3100 usb wireless adapter working on my new ubuntu system, but even though I've completed all the necessary steps that should have it operational. However, it ...
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Broadcom bcm43142 4365 rev01 temporarily improved by routine Ubuntu update then reverted on reboot - why?

I need a little help .I have just purchased a new HP Pavilion 17 f200na i3 5010u and set it up to dual boot Windows8.1 with Ubuntu 14.04.1 64. Initially the Broadcom bcm43142 14e4:4365 rev 01 wifi ...
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Forgot wifi router password [closed]

I have a 3G WiFi router got from my friend. I accidentally changed it mode as a 3G router. Now my SSID had changed and my password is not working. cannot access web interface to change the settings. I ...
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Wifi/wireless usb adpater

My ubuntu wifi driver doesn't work properly. I am thinking of buying a USB wireless/wifi adapter. Most of them are very user friendly in Windows. Suggest me some for Ubuntu.
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how can i airplay Mirror my laptop screen and sound projector

I'm a teacher and I often have powerpoint or other resources I want to show students projected to a whiteboard. My school is phasing out serial port connection and is installing a airplay box, which ...
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Ubuntu doesn't see WIFI ! ASUS-K500CC

I know there were a lot of similar cases and I've tried to follow some of the answers on the web but none of them are working, or are causing more errors along the way. I bought new ASUS -K500CC, ...
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wlan0 not found after installing ath9k from backport - ubuntu 14.04

I tried installing ath9k from backports looking here for tp-rink wn722nc. After doing everything I rebooted my computer, but now I don't have wlan0. my internel wifi card is bcm43142 802.11 b/g/n. ...
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How can i revert sudo make install? [duplicate]

How can I revert the following: (running Kubuntu 14.10) This is what I did before my WiFi and LAN both got their untimely death. I did a: sudo apt-get install --reinstall linux-headers-generic ...
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After disabling Broadcom WiFi I cannot enable it back [on hold]

After disabling Broadcom wireless driver my wireless networking is not working. And the driver is not enabling back. The hardware switch is showing that WiFi is on but it's not. I don't know how ...
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Wifi Network not appearing in Ubuntu 14.04

We have a shared WiFi network for our hostel. After I upgraded to 14.04 that particular WiFi network is not getting listed in Ubuntu (other WiFi networks are listed and am able to connect). However ...
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What is the problem with aircrack-ng?

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Wireless Adaptor: Atheros Communications, Inc. AR9271 802.11n Wireless Driver : Ath9k_htc Aircrack Version: Aircrack-ng-1.2-Rc1 Reaver Version : Reaver-1.4 ...
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Out of ideas for wireless troubleshoot

So I'm running a Ubuntu 14.04/Windows 7 dual-boot. My Windows boot has no problems with wireless, but my Ubuntu boot won't connect to the internet without an ethernet connection. I've verified that I ...
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How to remove the many nm-applets

In 12.04.01 I am using the WLAN via the nm-applet (this is the default way). When the Hotspot is removed, the nm-applet tries to offer alternate connections and asks for their password, and after a ...
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Very slow wifi on Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro

I got very slow wifi connection on my Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro. I am using Ubuntu 14.10 Gnome. Because wifi is not working out of the box currently I set it up with sudo apt-get install ...
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Wifi is disable it is crazy?

I am dual booting with Ubuntu 14.10 on my new HP Omen, but the wifi is not working. The Network Manager says that Wifi is disabled. I press fn + f12 to activate it but nothing happens On terminal I ...
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Dell Latitude E6500 freezes under network load (wireless) — Ubuntu 14.10

I have a Dell Latitude E6500 running Ubuntu 14.10 and it seems to freeze under "high" network activity. I am connected via Wireless to my network, no wired connection (i suppose I can test that) but ...
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Wifi and Lan Dead after sudo apt-get install --reinstall linux-headers-generic build-essential

I did a: sudo apt-get install --reinstall linux-headers-generic build-essential After that, I compiled and install the driver as follows - Download the latest backported driver package from here ...
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Wifi card is not detected although I installed a driver [closed]

I installed Ubuntu on my laptop HP TravelMate 5520. formerly installed with vista , I replaced it with Ubuntu and everything works it may not detect my wifi. Using wired connection I updated the ...
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Setup Server for Small Office (14.04)? [closed]

It's been 3 months & i'm watching that my team is sucking up all my internet data in downloading,surfing, updating mobile Apps via WiFi, watching videos etc etc. But, now i'll not sit like a fool ...
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Hard blocked wifi Ubuntu 12.04 [duplicate]

Output of rfkill list: 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: brcmwl-0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes What is the work around available?
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Wi-Fi Atheros QCA8171 driver not working in Ubuntu 14.04

I’ve just decided to move to Ubuntu 14.04 with my Toshiba L50-A-19M and a Wi-Fi board Atheros QCA8171, yet I can’t connect to my home wireless network. I've done exactly the steps mentioned here, yet ...
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WiFi unstable, goes in and out

My wifi goes in and out on Ubuntu; I do not have this issue in OSX Yosemite (dual-boot). There is no message saying that it disconnected from the router. Sometimes it will just hang and other times it ...
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Wireless rtl8187se [on hold]

I will explain what exactly going with me First i have toshiba laptop integrated wireless rtl8187se I used backtrack 4 and kali linux 1.0 The problem is i cant capture any handshake even my router ...
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WiFi not working on Ubuntu 14.04 amd64 / Qualcomm Network QCA8172

Today i've installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on amd64 Lenovo G710 laptop. Unfortunately, this is not my PC and i have to fix this issue with not working Wifi. In network-manager tray tool i see "Qualcomm ...
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Lenovo G510 Wi-fi driver problems

I'm new with Linux. Here is my story: I have installed Ubuntu 14.10 today on my laptop Lenovo G510 with the BCM43142 wireless card... Everything works well except the wi-fi that i can't use. I have ...
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Bluetooth is not being enabled in Ubuntu 14.04LTS

Recently I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS in my new HP laptops and found that Bluetooth is not even being enabled. With many ways I have tried by following the links found in askubuntu.com, but not ...
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Why does ubuntu crash after resume from suspend [closed]

I'll try to make the background/step-by-step as short as possible: Install ubuntu on an old laptop so I could use it as a media center with Kodi. Do all updates/configs to make it look good. Want to ...
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Problem installing Broadcom BCM43142 on HP Pavilion 15-p073TX NB PC

I know this sounds similar but my problem is unique. I have a new HP Pavilion 15-p073TX NB PC. Recently I installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 but was not able to start WIFI. I searched a bit and got some answers ...