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

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How to install bluetooth proprietry Driver On Ubuntu 14.04.1

I am running Ubuntu in dual boot with Windows 8.1 Pro (both in Legacy mode ). Bluetooth is working fine on Windows. But Ubuntu doesn't detect adapter. Hence I can't run Bluetooth. I tried : rfkill ...
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requirments for connecting Leoxsys 150 Mbps Nano WiFi USB Wireless Adaptor (LEO-NANO150N)

i want to buy a Leoxsys 150 Mbps Nano WiFi USB Wireless Adaptor (LEO-NANO150N). but what are the requirment for connecting with wi-fi.( i mean that can it only work under 3G or using a landline ...
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Create Wifi Ad-hoc to connect Ubuntu and windows 8.1

I want to build a wifi Ad-Hoc in my Ubuntu that my friend with windows 8.1 can connect to it. is it possible. please clarify me what should i do.tnks
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Asus VivoPC VM60 Poor Wifi Ubuntu 14.04

So I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Asus VM60 machine and the WiFi works, however it is really slow and is constantly losing signal, my windows laptop and phone are fine on my network but for some ...
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Can't connect to Internet (Ethernet or WiFi) after 14.04 upgrade on ideaPad U530

I am currently unable to connect to the Internet on my newly upgraded Ubuntu 14.04. Network Manager is able to identify wireless networks, and it can detect when I'm plugged into an Ethernet ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 lenovo intermittent wifi [duplicate]

My laptop Lenovo z50-70 with Ubuntu 14.04 has wifi issue. Wifi gets connected after restarting the laptop. But after sometimes it stops functioning though the wifi icon shows proper connected status. ...
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Error inserting wl

I recently installed ubuntu onto my dell laptop and realized that the wireless is not working. I then tried something from this forum, now wifi is completly gone. I'm trying so many posts, but to no ...
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Wireless won't connect after resume - adapter is not asleep

Running 14.04 on a Samsung N150. I am having the same problem as described in this post To reiterate, this is NOT the 'adapter sleeping' problem; it sees the network(s) and starts trying to connect ...
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TP-Link TL-WN8200ND Not connect

Today i just installed Ubuntu 14.04 ( Before i use Windows ) And i have a Wireless Adapter TP-Link TL-WN8200ND but when i connect it the light not turn on and its not detected. I've try all tutorial ...
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I Can't Access Internet via Ethernet, But I Can via WIFI. How Can I Solve This?

I am currently having this problem. I tried switching OFF the WIFI and just be using ETHERNET cable for the net but as soon as I do that, I lose my connection. I want to use ethernet becuase its ...
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How can I find out a wifi password? [closed]

How can I find out a wifi password if the wifi password has changed? Can I find out wifi passwords using Terminal?
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WiFi no longer working

My network indicator was not showing up in in my menu bar. I saw someone else had a similar question, so I tried running the same things that they did. I ran apt-get install indicator-network and also ...
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Trying to install Wireless Archer T4U Driver

Attempting to install the TP-Link Archer T4U Driver. Downloaded files from https://wikidevi.com/wiki/TP-LINK_Archer_T4U Have installed build-essentials. $ sudo make clean cd hal/OUTSRC/ ; rm -fr ...
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rsync stalling on files over wifi

I'm using rsync to transfer files over wifi but I'm finding some files just hang for a long time, and then start to transfer at a reasonable rate. rsync -r -v --progress --remove-source-files src ...
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wi-fi driver not working on ubunt 14.04.1

When I installed Ubuntu 14.04, wi-fi isn't working: $ rfkill list 0: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes 1: asus-wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no ...
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unsupported supported format (not a pcap or IVs) file on aircrack [closed]

I am trying to learn how to hack wifi password and I am using aircrack-ng. I created wordlist in kali-linux and followd this tuturial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpI3fQjf43E but when using ...
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Wireless is not working on my lenovo E4430 having ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Realtek 8723BE802.11n PCI wireless). There is no icon to enable wireless

Initially wireless was working in my lenovo E4430 having Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. When I updated Ubuntu 12.04 in root, wireless stopped working. Now Realtek 8723BE 802.11n PCI wireless driver is not ...
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Broadcom BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter [14e4:4727] (rev 01) does not connect

I have a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 on an HP Pavilion DM4 1200. I can see all of the local SSID's in my area including my own. However when I provide my WPA Personal key to login into my wireless ...
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Impossible to install Ubuntu on Samsung 305V5A-S02

I'm trying to install the latest version of Ubuntu on my notebook, but the installation stops in the very first instans, when there are the Ubuntu's logo and the "charging dots". Pressing the left ...
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How can I randomise my MAC address in response to probe requests?

I read recently that iOS 8 devices will randomise their MAC addresses when probed. In iOS8, Wi-Fi scanning behavior has changed to use random, locally administrated MAC addresses Probe ...
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Disconnecting wifi every few minutes

I'm new in Ubuntu and I have some small problem with my wifi. I manage to connect it after an hour of using this forum, however now whatever I'm doing I'm loosing the connection every few minutes. I ...
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Make sure the wlan0 uses the 5g mode in Ubuntu 14.04

I have a dual radio wifi and would like to connect my notebook Toshiba Portégé R830-1ED that supports 802.11a/b/g/n to it using the 5G radio band. Is there a way in Ubuntu 14.04 to connect to the 5G ...
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Lenovo G4070 Wifi keeps disconnecting 14.04 [closed]

My Wifi keeps disconnecting and I cant connect it back I have to basically to do a reboot to have it connected again to a router.
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Wi-FI Stops Working upon Boot When Being Disconnected From Power While Turned Off

So the problem is fairly described in the title. The routine goes like this: -I turn off the computer. The power cord makes a beeping sound, so i disconnect it from the laptop before going to sleep. ...
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Wireless hotspot problem

My Ubuntu laptop connects the Internet though data card. When i try to use it in my mobile by turning on wireless hotspot in laptop i couldn't find any networks in my search result in the phone. I had ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Intel Ethernet & Wireless need drivers

Neither wireless or ethernet is working on my Acer TravelMate p645-MG Ubuntu 12.04 laptop. I'm currently using a USB Wifi dongle, but I would like to get the drivers working. I found this post: Intel ...
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Rebroadcast wifi connection?

I have a Lenovo T410 laptop with a wireless and Ethernet card. It's running Ubuntu Desktop on 14.04.4 LTS. If it's connected to the SSID Network_1 with the wireless card, I want to rebroadcast ...
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Installed 14.04 LTS dual boot with Win 8.1, now network not detected by either

Had to turn off secure boot and install Ubuntu in Legacy mode. I can boot to windows with boot option "OS Boot Manager", boot to Ubuntu using "Notebook Hard Disk" option in "Boot Optons" menu. First ...
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WIreless Problems in Ubuntu 14.04

A few days ago I Moved to Ubuntu 14.04 from Windows 7. Ever since I moved to Ubuntu, my wireless connection at home does not connect although at university it works fine and I went to my friends' home ...
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Centrino Wireless-N 1030 [Rainbow Peak] disconnect every 10 minutes

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 in my laptop machine. I use wifi to connect to the network. Everything works fine except that I am not able to access network after 15 minutes or so. I have to do ...
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wlan0 Unknown wl - [phy0]mon0: ERROR while getting interface flags: There is no such device

I am a new user of the Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and still don't know all about Linux. I just installed it on my laptop and i wanted to ask a question. I got the following message from a terminal: ...
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wlan could not receive packets in ad-hoc network

I am trying to establish some Ad-Hoc network in Linux, but my wlan Rx packets: 0 while it does send something. I tried to check the Wifi module to other PC and it is working fine, so I assume that the ...
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I am not able to get my TP LINK WN727N v4 to work on Ubuntu PC [duplicate]

Please help me solve this problem and get my wifi usb device with USB ID 148f:7601 to work and get detected by Ubuntu. please tell me which device driver should I install (Link for drivers) and what ...
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NL80211 not found but wifi works

currently I can use iwconfig and ifconfig without any errors, but when trying to use iw the command says nl80211 not found. I think the kernel uses rtl8192cu drivers but lshw returns the driver as ...
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Getting wireless internet to work in MythBuntu

Linux noob here. After recently installing ubuntu 14 I read about MythTV and decided to install MythBuntu to check it out. I used an iso installation so now I choose Ubuntu or Mythbuntu in Grub. ...
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Wifi Card Drops Out

I have an issue with my wireless card, the connection keeps dropping out. The wifi card will randomly disconnect and it's no longer visable in network manager, although it's visible when using ...
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Exactly what is the definition of Ubuntu's airplane mode?

I am trying to understand what Ubuntu's airplane mode is, not in concept but in implementation. Aside from the visual indication of it in the GUI, exactly how is this state defined? Is it defined ...
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Unstable wifi, tries to load nonexisting firmware?

I have an Intel wireless 7260 AC adapter, I've had issus with wifi at work on this machine for a while. Very unstable connection, drops out very often. Tried updating everything. Currently on Ubuntu ...
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Problems with hosting wifi (BCM43142) in ubuntu 14.04

I've recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a new ASUS X551MAV laptop and came across with the problem when I try to create Hotspot Wi Fi Network in ad-hoc mode in Ubuntu 14.04. What I have is 2 ...
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Connect multiple audio devices together for duplex intercom

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 and want to connect multiple audiodevices (e.g. Wireless Headsets like the Logitech G930) to a bus where every speaker gets the signal from every microphone. Like Teamviewer ...
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hostapd not working with my D-Link DWA-131 (rtl8192cu chip). Driver works, hostapd not (Ubuntu 14.04)

As you could read from the title, I have a problem with my D-Link DWA-131 dongle on my Ubuntu 14.04 desktop. I'm using the 3.13.0-36-generic kernel. To walk you through the process, I installed the ...
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HP laptop Ubuntu 12LTS do not search for Wlan device

There are plenty of materials online to trouble shooting network problem on ubuntu platform. I have searched for them and studied 2 hours, no gain. So it will be so great someone can give a hand here. ...
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Network manager start access point

I have a pcDuino and I need to start a access point using network-manager. I know this can be done by creating a new connection and setting the mode to ap. It says that this mode is not supported but ...
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New Server Install Wireless Not working After Reboot

I installed Ubuntu server 14.04.1 on a box with wireless only. Wireless works during the install but doesn't afterwards. Here's some information about it (I've had to write the information down and ...
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Wireless not working after installing and removing a driver

I have an MSI GE40 laptop with Realtek RTL8723AE wireless card. The driver for it is far from perfect, so I was looking for alternative drivers, and found this: ...
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Can I ask elementary OS Questions here? [migrated]

I want to know that if I can ask elementary os questions here since it is based on ubuntu. If yes then my wifi is not working, my system is updated and I just installed it this afternoon. If no then ...
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why does mon0 give Error : No Such Device?

it does not work. Then I Use this code. sudo apt-get install subversion libnl-dev cd /opt/ sudo svn co http://svn.aircrack-ng.org/trunk/ aircrack-ng cd aircrack-ng sudo make sudo make install ...
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Intel Wireless Wifi Link 5100 on Trusty Tahr not working

Hi I am new to linux and using trustry tahr. Earlier on windows, wifi used to work properly but recently when I switched to ubuntu 14.04 it does not connect to any network even though list of ...
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ASUS USB-AC53 Ubuntu 14.04 won't connect, stalled out from prior answer

Question/Answer from earlier this year on getting ASUS USB-AC53 network adapter running in Ubuntu Where I am stalling out is that after using ButtersB's instructions Ubuntu is recognizing the driver ...
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Cannot find wireless connecton after modifying SSID file

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I failed to connect to the office wifi network. After reading some posts here, the suggestions were to modify the SSID file in /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections For ...