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

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14.04 LTS will not connect to wireless networks

i'm using lenovo T520 laptop & installed ubuntu 14.04 lts.when i'm go sleep or hibernate after that wifi not working.but then restart machine wifi work properly.
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Is it possible to make my Hawking HWUN 4 USB wireless network adapter work?

I have a HAWKING HWUN4 USB wifi adapter but the company does not offer a Linux driver and I just did a fresh Ubuntu install and it is not working. Is it possible to somehow get this to work? I'm ...
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cannot connect to the wireless network

Hi I need help to connect my Ubuntu machine to a wireless network. I tried to update my firmware driver but still cannot connect using wireless. It reads the wireless network but cannot access the ...
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Cant connect to home wifi using Ubuntu 14.04

Im using a yoga 2 pro 64bit i7 and I already did the rfkill unblock all and it allowded me to connect to the wifi at school, but i am unable to connect to the wifi at my house for some reason. Please ...
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Wifi drivers, cannot view the right wifi drivers i can only see nvidia so i cannot go wirelessly

I am trying to go wireless but I cannot see the broadcom drivers in additional drivers. my Ubuntu version is 12.04 lts so I cannot connect without a Ethernet cable and when i typelshw it popped up: ...
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Setting up wireless network connection [closed]

I know there are dozens of questions with this title already out there, but I have read through at least 10 and none are specific to my problem. I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 onto my brand new HP ...
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tplink wn722n and interternal wifi card

Hello fellow ubunuites... I have managed to get my new TP-LINKwn722n working great on my Asus UL50v laptop and running ubuntu 14.04 using this thread: How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on ...
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I'm running ubuntu12.04. Lost wireless connection then lost wired connection

I've been searching the internet for some answers but can't seem to find any specifics. I tried changing the Network Manager file from "false" to "true" but I could not get rid of "ifupdown(eth0)". ...
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Can see wifi connections, but cannot connect

I have a Ubuntu laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 installed, and I cannot connect to a wireless network. I can do that fine by an ethernet cable but it's getting really annoying.... I can see it fine, I click ...
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no wired connction icon show on my computer

I'm using the latest version of GNOME on ubuntu 14.04 and connected to a wired connection. what to my surprise is there is no wired connection icon in the top right corner. I didn't uninstall the ...
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Android will not connect to internet,when using ap-hotspot through Secured 802.1x EAP authentication [closed]

I am trying to use my android, using ap-hotspot. But im connected to wired internet through Secured 802.1x EAP authentication with proxy settings. When i have setup the network on my phone, I just ...
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Wireless disconnects after a few minutes on Ubuntu 14.04

I've posted here the content of my wireless-info-txt. Wifi is working fine on Windows OS. Well, after a ten minutes approx. the connection drops and I have to disable and enable Wifi again to have ...
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My wireless/WiFi connection does not work

my wireless isn't working since 14.04 on my Lenovo Ideapad N581. I can see the Network, but cannot connect to it. I can only connect to the network, when I switch the mode from 802.11bgn to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 WiFi problems

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on an HP Touchsmart laptop and I'm having issues connecting to the Internet at home. My PC has a Realtek RTL8188EE 802.11bgn Wi-Fi Adapter, and it dual-boots ...
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Asleap hacking tool and ubuntu wifi folder

Disclaimer: I am working on my homework and my professor asked us to look at Asleap hacking tool. Issue: As per the documentation http://wirelessdefence.org/Contents/AsleapMain.htm The author has ...
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Ubuntu 12.04.5 Secure WiF login failure

After I upgraded to Ubuntu 12.04.5 my wifi router stopped allowing me to use the secure login. Users with other OS's have no trouble with the password security, and I had no trouble with 12.04.4. ...
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WiFi messed up on Lenovo e530 with bcom4313

I was having issues connecting to my campus wifi upon switching to Ubuntu from Windows 8.1 (dual booted). I realized it must be a driver issue since on Windows I connect instantly and hardly ever ...
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In a fix - no wired network available on machine

Well i am very new to Linux but love the GUI ... the problem is i cant get there. I installed Linux 14 server edition on my machine, everything went well and the machine started in prompt. I wanted ...
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Wireless wont show up on Dell Latitude D620, I am New to LUBUNTU and never used Linux

I got a Dell Latitude D620 from work on condition it had to be DBAN DOD wiped prior to removal. It is a DuoCore 1.6GHz 1GB RAM machine which sounded like LUBUNTU would be good fit... All of it worked ...
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Wireless/WiFi connection keeps disconnecting in Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ububtu 14.04 since a while and I have problem with my WiFi that randomly disconnects and after disconnecting does not work for a long time. I run the script in the official answer My ...
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can I use scp in same network(wifi) to send file

while reading about file transter in linux I got: We can also move files securely using Secure Copy (scp) between two networked hosts. scp uses the SSH protocol for transferring data. To copy a local ...
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Cannot access my TP-Link access point. Where are the conectivity settings anyway?

I have this TP-Link TL-WA701ND (here's a review of it) to extend my wifi at my home, and I always access it from the browser, typing 192.168.1.254. That's what I do on windows. But I've tried that in ...
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Netgear Ac329U usb modem not detected in ubuntu 12.04

I have a Netgear Ac329U USB modem which works fine with windows. When i plug to linux the dongle is not detected and unable to resolved the issue from the solutions available. I'm using ubuntu 12.04. ...
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How to stop wifi from reenabling after being disabled

I have a machine that has a wired connection and a wifi card, running Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit. I'd rather leave wifi unconnected all the time, but have the option of turning it back on whenever I want, ...
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Problems getting Intel wireless card to play with Linux

I am trying to download the driver for the Intel 3160. Has anyone got this card working with Linux? I'm told that it can be found at http://wireless.kernel.org/en/users/Drivers/iwlwifi. What do I do ...
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how to allot any ip(in case of multiple ip's ) to any process?

I am just curious, is there any way to allot any IP (out of multiple IPs) to any application? here I have two IP's one from wireless network interface, and another through wired network interface. $ ...
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WiFi drivers: why unique comp + router pair = 20x slower network?

Update 14 Oct 2014: whole post The situation (by speedtest.net): My notebook built-in wifi reaches internet speed max of 3.3 Mb/s for a specific router. Other computers can get 20-40 Mb/s there. ...
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Wi-Fi connected but no network access

I have dell inspiron 15r turbo 7520 with windows 8 pre installed. I have dual booted the system with Ubuntu 14.04 and I am new to ubuntu. Wi-Fi is showing to be connected but I am not able to access ...
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Wifi not working Ubuntu 14.04, no wifi detected

My wifi is not working or detected in the nm-tool. here is the necessary information http://pastebin.com/Utt3iMg4
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Intel Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 not being recognized by laptop, 14.04

My wifi quit working today on my HP Envy m6 laptop with 14.04 installed on it. I honestly cannot determine what the problem is. Either the card is just dead or I just haven't found what I need to. ...
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I downloaded Ubuntu 14 on my Dell Vostro 1500 and now iit does not recognize my wireless card.

There are no wireless connections in my network folder.I can only get internet with a cable. If I disconnect the cable and plug it in again it does not recognize it. I am very new to Ubuntu. Please ...
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Can't connect to school internet

I recently got a new ubuntu laptop for school. The only problem is that I cannot connect to my school's network. To connect I have to select the network in my network list, then open a web browser and ...
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Worrying messages in syslog

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. Today, I found some scary looking messages in syslog. I wanted to know if they are a cause for worry. ACPI: Deprecated procfs I/F for battery is loaded, please ...
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my laptop cannot connect to wireless connection

My laptop cannot detect any wifi connection. When I troubleshoot the problem, the windows network diagnostics said that I must plug an ethernet cable into this computer. I want to connect to the ...
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ubuntu wireless hotspot? [duplicate]

I want to know how to share wireless connection and create a wireless hotspot. On Windows i use "netsh wlan set hostednetwork mode=allow ssid=myssid pass=mypass". And then "netsh wlan start ...
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WiFi not working on 4,1 Macbok pro

The computer gods are against me, as it took me 3 weeks to install Ubuntu in the first place, and now I'm having trouble with my internet connections. I have a Macbook Pro (4,1) running Ubuntu 14.04, ...
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Creating wifi hotspot from my pc ethernet connection

I use an ethernet connection on my Windows 8.1 pc. I want to use that connection on my Lumia 520 Windows Phone. I have tried several hotspot softwares, but none of them are working cause i dont have ...
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I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 and have trouble with Wi-Fi

This is the output of the wireless script that has been requested by the admin. My Wi-fi network is detected by other devices but not on the one in which I have installed Ubuntu. The wireless script ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.8 Wireless not working (BCM43142 chipset)

I have a Dell Laptop with a BCM43142 chip on the wireless card. If I'll stay on 3.5 kernel it works with wl driver, but the Bluetooth is not finding any device (like it is off). I tried to upgrade the ...
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How I can prevent my WiFI enable itself?

I'm often use my LAN connection than WiFi so I keep WiFi disabled. But in some case (looks like randomly) system enable it. So how I can disable it till I need it? I see this post Disabled WiFi but ...
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Ralink 148f:760b mt7601 driver doesn't build on 12.04 even when patched

Hello fellow Ubuntunians ;) I bought this cheap Ralink wifi adapter thinking that it would just work like magic as I am used to with Ubuntu. ;) However, this driver installation has been giving me ...
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Weird problem with wifi on 14.04

Ok , the laptop wouldn't connect to wifi , and it said it was hard blocked ... So I messed around a bit with the athk and now I'm at a point were I can acces wifi through a random combination of ...
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Wireless connects but cannot go to any web site; windows works fine

Ubu 14.04.1 x64 Broadcom wireless adapter I came to my home office this morning and connected to the wireless network there, which I've done in the past without issue (but I was on 12.04 then) but ...
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Unable to Bridge wlan0 to Win7 guest with U14.04 host on Virtualbox

I am following the simple guide here, but am unable to bridge my wireless adapter and connect in Virtualbox. My host is Ubuntu 14.04, guest is Windows 7, and I am using VirtualBox 4.3.10 (latest ...
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Difficulty With WiFi Adapter - Help?

My Wireless-N USB Adapter works perfectly well with a 1MB/s download speeds on Mac OS X and any given version of Windows. Of course, I have to also install the drivers for my adapter before getting a ...
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Can't reconnect to wired internet after waking laptop up from sleep, without restarting

When I wake my computer up from sleep, it just sits there, attempting unsuccessfully to reconnect to my wired internet. (It has no such problem with wireless internet.) The only solution I've found is ...
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Downgrading hostapd didn't help!

I was searching through the forums to find a solution for the ap-hotspot error - the one that hangs at Starting wireless hotspot... By now I've tried several solutions including downgrading hostapd ...
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Wifi Icon Missing

I know there are current threads that have been solved for this issue, but none of them have seemed to help me. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 My wifi icon on the top has disappeared, I can still connect ...
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Closing the lid on my laptop will disable the wireless connection

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 (32 bits) on my Asus K55A, on an USB stick. Closing the lid will disable the wifi connection and the only way to fix this is to restart the laptop. Thanks for the help.
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Wireless not working 14.04

I have been battling this issue and can not figure it out to save my life. It says I am connected to the Internet, however, I can not access Google or even apt-get update. I have been working through ...