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

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Run daemons before logging-in

I have some daemons to run once boot is finished, the main one is a Wifi AP. My question is: how to ensure the daemon run even if I'm not logged-in ? EDIT init.d: in spite of gøøg1ing about, I dont ...
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Netgear A6100 USB mini adapter

I am trying to install a netgear A6100 mini usb wifi adapter, but cannot get it working. I have followed the steps on this link http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2235778 but still it's not ...
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Wifi Reboot Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

this is my first time using ubuntu, I have big problems connecting to the wi fi, once I connect it work all right for minutes then it become real slow until i can no longer connect, but once I reboot ...
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How to get Edimax EW 7811Un to work properly

Thanks to good people in this community, especially Jeremy31, I managed to get Edimax EW 7811Un to work, after hours and hours of trying. But, it seems that it can't reach "n" speed. Since I have ...
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Dell XPS 14 9434 laptop Wifi Adapter Disabled and I can't enable it?

I have a Dell XPS 13 9343 Laptop onto which I have installed Linux alongside the Windows 8.1 OS it came with. This worked fine first time but last night after I caused a Kernel Panic I decided to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 , Intel 8260 Wifi Hardware, Wifi not working, HP 430 Probook

I tried installing, Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP Probook and Wifi is not working. I tried updating my firmware to 1.127.15, still it doe snot work. The laptop has intel 8260 Wifi Hardware. Is there anything ...
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Disable/Enable WiFi driver

I use the command: Sudo modprobe iwlwifi (it removes WiFi module from the kernel) How can I return it? which command should I use? (if I shutdown and restart PC the driver is up and running)
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Wireless Card not working [duplicate]

I am using a Dell Inspiron E1705 laptop with a Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 WLAN wireless card. I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04 but I cannot seem to get my wifi to work. The option does not even ...
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Wifi speed is horrible all of the sudden- Ubuntu 14.04

I don't know what happened but all of the sudden (about two days ago) my wifi is absolutely horrible. I asked my coworker if it's working fine for him and he says it's fine. I used Ookla's speed test ...
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Installing wireless adapter drivers from CD (no ethernet connection…)

I recently built my first computer and installed the newest version of Ubuntu on it (note: I'm new to Linux). However, I didn't have a wireless card (and no ethernet either), so I got a wireless USB ...
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How to setup an Access Point (Wi-Fi Router with DHCP) on a modern Ubuntu system?

The computer is a simple Raspberry Pi (or any other computer) that has a USB Wi-Fi dongle. That dongle is known to work with GNOME's network manager, so driver support is there. The distro is an ...
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Unable to create a wireless hotspot menu not showing

So i'm trying to to create a wireless hotspot on my Linux but it's not working, whenever i press turn on wireless hotspot nothing happens. Anyone knows whats the problem and how can it be fixed, ...
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Bluetooth: no adapters found

I'm using a Bluetooth keyboard and all was working fine, until today. It stopped working. My Bluetooth applet says 'No adapters found'. I've got a Asus UX303LA. When using sudo service bluetooth ...
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One port over wifi, other use lan

I Am working in a place where my imap for e-mail (using thunderbird) is only open over wifi. The rest will mostly work only over wired (and is quicker anyway). So what is the best option to use my ...
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Wifi connectivity issues in Ubuntu 14.04 [HP pavilion 15 series]

I am very much new to ubuntu and this communtiy and i recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 (alongside windows 10) on my newly purchased laptop(hp pavilion 15-ab032tx). There's some serious issues with the ...
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Lenovo Edge 15 and Virtualbox: can't have virtualization and wifi

I have Ubuntu 15.04 @ Lenovo Edge 15 (not ThinkPad). In the beginning I had problems with WiFi, they were solved by updating the driver and changing some option (which I already can't remember nor ...
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Making a wifi adapter RTL8192eu work on Ubuntu

I bought a wifi adapter for my raspberry pi, but I have problems making work on raspberry pi. I tested it on a PC running Ubuntu. It has exactly the same behavior, as follows: When inserted, lsusb ...
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Wifi losing connection, weak signal, Intel 7260 adapter

I yesterday upgraded from Windows to Ubuntu 15.04 but I have problem with my wireless adapter Intel Corporation Wireless 7260 (rev 73). It randomly loses internet connection. Restarting adapter always ...
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rfkill hard block wifi after reboot [duplicate]

rfkill hard block wifi when I restart the system in ubuntu 15.04 lenovo g50-30 then I have to run rfkill unblock every time I switch the system on.
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Wifi driver on Kernel 4.x [closed]

recently I've upgrade my kernel from 3.19 to 4.1.5 but the Wifi driver don't work. Know anyone how I can make it works? I've try few methods but it doesn't work. First method I've try was to try ...
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Wifi shared through ethernet cable [To Raspberry Pi]

I have a laptop connected to wifi. I would like to connect my Raspberry Pi to it with an ethernet cable and have access to internet thanks to the laptop connection. The laptop runs Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS, ...
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Short realtek rtl8723be wifi range when using ubuntu 14.04 laptop

The range of wifi is very limited, less than 10 ft whereas the smart phones connected to the same router can operate at a distance of up 40 ft (apprx). This is a new HP laptop, bought with DOS ...
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WNA3100 Wifi usb adapter won't connect

I followed the guide here http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2221251 to install the drivers for my Netgear wifi usb adapter WNA3100. I managed to install the drivers correctly but before and ...
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Wifi apparently connected, but webpages won't load

I'm running the latest Ubuntu 14.04.3, and my issue today is that my Wifi connection sometimes becomes really slow, and eventually disconnects. I tried googling around to see if I can get any good ...
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Why does wifi USB dongle slow down USB stick file copy/transfer?

I am on Ubuntu 15.04 but my problem has been around for a long time in previous releases - I have a PC with a Belkin wifi USB dongle attached using the r8712u driver. Every time I copy a file, ...
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My Ubuntu cannot access to the Internet

My Ubuntu cannot access to the Internet whereas my virtual Windows machine on Virtual box, which is installed in my Ubuntu, can. Network configuration of that virtual machine is of type bridge of ...
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Ubuntu internet not working with lower Wi-Fi signal levels

Ubuntu 14.04.3 not accessing internet traffic when Wi-Fi signal is at 2 bars of strength or less. It connects to the router/modem combo, but no web pages can be downloaded in any browser (or any ...
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Wifi connectivity

I am trying to connect to my wifi but my wireless adapter is not recognized. It is a TP-Link 300Mbps adapter. Is there a driver for this adapter that will work for Linux and if so how can I get it and ...
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Wifi not connecting in windows 8.1 in the ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8.1 dual boot system

I am using a dual boot system with ubuntu 14.04LTS and windows 8.1 . I install ubuntu after installing windows. Then the bootloader problem occurs.Windows was not recognized in login. Then I install ...
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How do I configure network interfaces after installing a basic command-line system?

I have installed a basic command-line system and didn't configure networking at setup time. Namely, I have booted from Lubuntu 14.04 Alternate CD, pressed F4 and selected 'Install a command-line ...
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change inet addr:192.168.2.2

wlan0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 28:e3:47:81:6e:06 inet addr:192.168.2.2 Bcast:192.168.2.255 Mask:255.255.255.0 inet6 addr: fe80::2ae3:47ff:fe81:6e06/64 Scope:Link ...
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Why did my Wifi stop working all of a sudden?

My wifi has stopped working since yesterday. It only starts working when I disable my connection and enable it again. Then it stops working after a couple of second again. Something is clearly really ...
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WIFI keep asking password [closed]

This question has been asked in various threads and I tried all options, but I am still getting the problem: wifi network is keep asking the password. How can I resolve it ? Thanks
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is it required to buy a wi fi router to access http://192.168.1.1? [closed]

I know this Question is not technically related to Ubunutu but let me explain my problem. I am planning to but a Wi-Fi modem+router recently. I was learning to access the setting and tried on my ...
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Randomly losing internet connection over both wi-fi and ethernet cable

I have a fresh XUbuntu 14.04 install connected to internet over TP-LINK WL-WR940N router. Randomly, every 30 minutes - 3 hours I get disconnected from the internet. During this time, my android ...
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Cant use WLAN of my laptop (Ubuntu 14.04)

I have an ASUS laptop of the series R704V. I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on it this Morning and Ive got a problem: I cant use "fn + f2" to enable the WiFi. If i press "fn + f2" I get connected to the ...
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wi fi not showing in newly installed ubuntu 14.04

I just installed ubuntu 14.04, but I found no wifi on it. I run command: lspci | grep "Network" and got the output : 03.00.0Network controller: MEDIATEC Corp. MT7630e 802.11bgn Wireless Network ...
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Leoxsys USB Wireless Adapter not detected in lspci

I bought a Leoxsys USB Wireless Adapter for my laptop (Kubuntu 15.04) and installed the required drivers. It can detect other wifi devices but I can't create a hotspot using it. The wireless adapter ...
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Bluetooth not working on Acer E3-111

I've got Ubuntu 14.04 running as the sole OS on the hard drive, with kernel version 3.13.0-61.100-generic. System Testing tells me it has a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565/AR9565 Wireless Subsystem on-board. ...
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How to get my Intel Wireless 3165 to work?

I have installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my new Intel NUC However the wifi does not work. It complains (in dmesg) that the iwlwifi module was unable to load the firmware code because iwlwifi-3165-10.ucode ...
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Installation of wifi dongle in ubuntu 12.04

I am trying to install huewai wifi dongle in my hp prodesk400 G2 MT model desktop installed with Ubuntu 12.04, but remain unsuccessful. I am quite new. Please help anybody.
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Wireless network drops on Lenovo g50-80

My wireless network is dropping after certain minutes on my Lenovo g50-80 laptop. It requires a reboot to make all things work again. I tried updating linux kernel headers and all those such stuffs, ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Wifi always is “configuring,” never connects

I have a Lenovo 585G laptop with an Atheros wireless card, and a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 (installed alongside a Windows OS, if that's relevant). I cannot acquire a connection to my wireless ...
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Installing Canon MG6320 in ubuntu 15.04

I am a beginner running Ubuntu 15.04 and trying to install drivers for a Canon MG 6320 printer. I would like to use it on my wireless network but willing to use it wired if required. I have tried ...
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Lubuntu screen turns black after clicking wifi button

I'm currently running lubuntu 15.04, but for whatever reason around 15 minutes after boot my wifi gets extremely slow, but when I try to click on the wireless manager my computer turns black ctrl alt ...
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Current version of Ubuntu Linux doesn't show wireless internet connections

I installed Ubuntu along side windows 7 ultimate. It installed fine and everything works except for the wireless connectivity. It doesn't even show an option for wireless connections. Could it not ...
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Since 15.04 my WiFi router is sometimes not seen after boot

Starting exactly with the reboot after upgrading from 14.10 to 15.04 July 25th, I have a new problem: Sometimes, on booting, I have no internet. When this happens, the Network Manager Menu shows ...
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Cant connect to wifi network in ubuntu after windows 10 upgrade from windows 8.1

I have both Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu installed on my computer. I was able to connect to WiFi networks on both the OS's. I recently upgraded my Windows 8.1 to Windows 10 and when I booted into Ubuntu ...
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my wireless connection is down after a while

I am new to Ubuntu and using 12.04. I connected to the Internet using wireless. Trying to surf the Internet, the connection is down but looks connected. Therefore there is not actual connection ...
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Disconnected you are now offline ubuntu 14.04

True novice at linux. Was using my machine and out of no where i get that error message. I have tried everything i could think of to resolve but with no avail. Does not work via ether net or wifi. ...