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

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My wireless connection stops working after some time. It does not even connect to other available wifi networks

After I log in to Ubuntu, my wireless works for some time but then it stops working after that. It works fine for about 30-40 minutes. It also stops working if I keep my laptop idle for some time. I ...
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wireless pcmcia rtl8085L will not connect after entering Key

Running 12.04 , card is enabled and sees networks and ask for authorization, but will not connect after entering correct passphase, card is Cendyne And I have downloaded correct driver, but the driver ...
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Wireless Atheros AR5B97 not shown in lspci

I'm new to Ubuntu. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04, in Oracle VM virtual box ver.4.3.18 r96516. Wireless card is built in my Acer Aspire laptop 5745DG (3D), Windows shows it as "Atheros AR5B97 Wireless ...
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I can't connect to internet via ubuntu 14.04

I have asus s551 l and i installed ubuntu beside my windows 8.1 But I have a big problem. I can't connect to internet via ubuntu 14.04 I click on the network icon at right top of the screen but it ...
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WiFi icon missing in ubuntu 14.04

yesterday night my wifi icon got disappeared. I found this https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/lxsession/+bug/1308348 but don't know how to apply fix. Anyone tell me how to apply fix or how to ...
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install drivers for wifi dongle

just bought wlan usb dongle for my old laptop as lubuntu wasn't recognising the origina, broadcom wifi card. The dongle came with a cd which says ralink, but has no other instruction. I have copied ...
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No Wifi icon and can't connect to Wifi with passwords

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop. The home wifi network I used, the first one, is the only one I can connect to. Not the one at work or anywhere else. In Network Manager the connect and settings ...
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Wifi is not showing up in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a new laptop with ubuntu 14.04 installed on it.Today morning there came a window asking permission for upgrade and I okeyed it. After sometime I restarted my laptop and from then I am not able ...
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Wifi Doesn't Work After Suspend in 14.04 [closed]

I recently upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 from Ubuntu 13.10, and now the wifi doesn't work after the system resumes from suspend. I tried the following the following solution (and set the file to ...
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usbhub not working properly

My problem is very much similar to this link Bluetooth not working in Ubuntu 14.04 I have a internal bluetooth adapter which was working on windows, but now in xubuntu I can not get it work. I bought ...
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Xbox 360 Wireless Receiver as Primary Joystick

I'm trying to get my 360 controller configured to run with Steam and am running into issues with the controller configuration. I've got ubuntu-xboxdrv installed and the controller appears to connect ...
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Regulatory domain changed to country CA (I'm BR)

I'm learning some things about the logs to know if everything in the computer is running normally. But, in these days, my syslog have been filled with messages like: Oct 31 16:56:41 nori-hidamari ...
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how do I initialize netgear 3100 wireless adapter?

new to Ubuntu and completely wiped hard drive for a complete 14.04 install. Cannot get wireless adapter to work. I think i have the broadcom driver installed correctly but now how do i turn it on??? ...
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Wifi problems on Centrino Wireless-N 1030, replace it?

Recently I've switched from Windows to Ubuntu. I really love it, but one thing is a real pain: my wifi (Dell Vostro V131 notebook, Centrino Wireless-N 1030) isn't working most of the time with ...
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Unstable wireless in Ubuntu 14.10

After the upgrade to Ubuntu 14.10, my wireless connection is become unstable. Once every 2 or 3 minutes the network stops to work (i.e. I am unable to load any page), even if, according to the Network ...
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fix wireless prob

new to ubunto i'm having some probem with wireless conection : phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: brcmwl-0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes 2: ...
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Wi-Fi Network setup

I tried to set up Wi-Fi connection from my Ubuntu 14.04 to my Android phone(samsung gt duos GT-18262). I want to access Internet connection from my phone on to my Laptop. There fore I installed ...
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WIFI PROBLEMS IN 14.04

31/10/2014 My wifi disconnected when I was using my pc. I run Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (my pc connects to net thru wifi since I cant get a cable to where it is located in the house. this has been working well ...
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Ubuntu Wifi connection

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Dell Inspiron. I was initially able to connect to wifi after searching for a new driver through software updates. However after I restarted it would no longer ...
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Unable to connect to server on internal network

I have an Ubuntu server hosting a web server and various other things. If I were to ping 192.168.1.5 from my laptop the connection just takes a while and times out. If I'm sitting right next to the ...
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I have an Intel i217 -v Ethernet Controller and nothing is working for internet connection

I built a server yesterday with a Gigabyte g1 sniper. It uses the Intel i217 -v for ethernet. I installed the drivers and everything and nothing is working to get ethernet working. I attached the ...
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Unstable Wifi Connection Ubuntu 14.04

I've read other questions in askUbuntu, but couldn't solve the problem as I'm new to Linux. The problem is that the Wifi connection on Ubuntu 14.04 is unstable. It does connect to wifi for a while, ...
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My wireless mouse is not working

I have an AVIS 2.4G wireless mouse, and want to use it on mz]y ubuntu 12.04 LTS machine. It was working for a few days, now it doesn't. The mouse works fine on another computer. I have seen this ...
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Asus x552cl Wifi disabled [duplicate]

I have an Asus x552cl which is equipped with a Ralink corp. RT5390 Wireless 802.11n 1T/1R PCIe network adapter. After installing Ubuntu on my laptop a few days ago I discovered that the wifi is ...
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Installing Lubuntu Oracle 11gr2 for Practice

For the sake of education, my goal is to create a light Linux OS that can stay updated (for free) and run Oracle 11g and all its tools and also work with my wifi drivers. I tried using this guide to ...
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Ubuntu Network Manager is not working after setting up PPPoE?

About two days ago, i connected a new Broadband provider cable to my computer and used sudo pppoeconf To Configure my connection. After a while, When i restarted my computer, it was showing, ...
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Why does my keyboard suddenly stop working?

I have been using dual-boot on a Lenovo Flex for about 3 weeks now with Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04. Ubuntu started getting funny with unreliable connection (Wifi was connecting but not transfering ...
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Cannot connect to some wifis after upgrade

I'm facing a weird situation. I upgraded Ubuntu from Lucid to Trusty (on a Macbook 4,1). I can connect to wifi at home, or when I use my phone as a hotspot, but I cannot connect to the wifi at my ...
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Glitch free solution to stream sound output from an ubuntu machine to another (14.10 both)

I have this setup: laptop with wifi-AC -> AC capable router -> laptop with AC (directional antenna) -> hi-fi speakers. I don't have any network problems, everything is really fast and I can ...
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Wifi problem Rt2800pci in ubuntu 14.10

Recently I updated to Ubuntu 14.10 and it seems that wireless is not working properly , I have to go close to my home router to get it to work and even so the internet is very very slow. The result of ...
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Poor wireless performance with RealTek RTL8723BE

I have a laptop with the RealTek RTL8723BE. Performance is poor with long ping times, dropped packets and often on wake the network manager will report 'connected' but nothing with get through, ...
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Wifi problem on an FS Amilo Li 1718, under 14.04 LTS

I am having trouble with my Qualcomm Atheros AR242x/542x wifi card in a FS Amilo Li1718. It only connects sometimes, and the speed is low when it does. Sometimes it does not even allow me to turn on ...
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I cant connect to wifi through Leoxsys 150 Mbps Nano WiFi USB Wireless Adaptor

Hi guys am new to ubuntu 14.04. I have desktop and ive attached Leoxsys 150 Mbps Nano WiFi USB Wireless Adaptor to it. It is detecting networks for ubuntu and even it is connecting. But when i open ...
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Installing TP-LINK TL-WN722N without internet [duplicate]

I'd like to install the wireless receiver TP LINK TL-WN722N on my desktop computer (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS) without using internet connection, how do I do that? I'm currently using a BOLT's mobile wifi to ...
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Able to access web by ip, but not by dns name

I'd like to post a solution to a problem I've encountered in my university. The issue is closely related to this post. I asked the user whether or not he found a solution but he never responded. In ...
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Weak WiFi signal

I have a Fujitsu Lifebook AH531 (I think wireless is Intel® Centrino® Wireless-N 1030, 802.11 b/g/n) I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Previously I used Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and Windows 7 on the ...
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Network Issues - Wired and Wireless Network Not working

I'm new to linux and ubuntu. I have installed ubuntu kylin. Now I'm having an issues that is the wired or wireless connection will not start automatically. I tried to restart the network manager but ...
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Wireless Problems (Lenovo G50-30)

I've tried all the fixes and ran out of Google. At first I had to type "sudo modprobe -r ideapad-laptop" into the Terminal at startup for the wifi to work. Now it works after I did a more permanent ...
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Thinkpad E430 Wireless problems

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Lenovo Thinkpad Edge E430. I have great problems with some networks. Some networks work fine, like my Android hotspot, but unfortunately among the networks with problems ...
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Problem with WIFI. wifi is not detecting in ubuntu 14.10

I installed Ubuntu 14.10 Wired connection is connecting but wifi is not detecting any additional drivers needed or update?
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Netgear WiFi adapter

I have just purchased a new Netgear N600 WIFI USB adapter for my desktop that currently runs ubuntu. I am new to ubuntu and still unfamiliar with it. If anyone could help me get this set up on my ...
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How to find the root password?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 installed with Wubi. My problem is I cannot connect to my wifi and I cannot see my files at data. It asks for the root password to login but I don't know it.
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How to connect wirelessly with Kubuntu 14.04

Newbie - I recently installed kubuntu after Ubuntu kept crashing my system. Did a fresh install. I can count with Ethernet, but am unable to connect wirelessly. Looking at other questions around ...
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How to enable Wireless Network

How to enable bluetooth & wifi on my HP nx 6120 laptop. Please give me instructions. Thank you.
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While unlocking a modem: Cannot open /dev/ttyUSB2: Permission denied [duplicate]

Huawei EC156 detect and unlock procedure I am usin HP Laptop and Ubuntu 14.04 upgraded fully. I have got a Huawei EC 156 USB modem and want to use the exclusively for internet connection. ...
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dell inspiron 5510 wireless driver

My wireless mini card does not work using Ubuntu OS on my Dell Inspiron. I need a driver. I am not a developer, just a user with limited knowledge. Any help or guidance is very much appreciated. Thank ...
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Wireless on a offline Ubuntu Desktop

Alright, i've tried looking up everything I can and trying that. I just put in a HDD and installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 32x. Now, I had a small IBM pc that kept dropping the internet connection, so I ...
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Unknown wireless network chip sets [duplicate]

i have 2 unknown chip sets when i write airmon-ng wlan0 and mon0 any way to let Ubuntu recognize my internal wireless card?
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Wireless Printer not found to set up printer when wireless printer is connected in 14.10 upgrade

I just upgraded from 14.04 to 14.10 32 bit. I was using my wireless printer with 14.04 with no problem. But after the upgrade, my printer area doesn't see the wireless printer to print to. I can ...
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Wifi issues after fresh Ubuntu 14.10 install

I've recently did a cleain install of Ubuntu 14.10. Unfortunately I'm having network issues: When I try for the first time to connect to a secured Wi-Fi network (EAP/PEAP, MSCHAP), it works. ...