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

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Poor wifi performance on lenovo x230 compared to windows [duplicate]

I have windows 7 installed in one partition and ubuntu 12.04 in the other on my lenovo thinkpad x230. If I surf internet using windows while connected to the home wifi network, it works perfectly. On ...
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How to configure Wireless Network (broadcom 802.11 b/g bcm4312) on Ubuntu 14.04?

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 recently. On booting to Ubuntu, I have a problem with connecting to wireless internet. The wired LAN is working properly. The Broadcom Wireless Adapter has ...
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Cannot get Linksys AE1200 to work with Ubuntu 14.04

Apologies for being a complete and utter newbie - I have much to learn. Have tried following the steps from many different users and posts - including: How do I install the driver for my Linksys ...
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Wireless randomly disconnects from time to time

For some reason, my laptop's wireless connection randomly disconnects from time to time. It may suddenly disconnect when I'm editing a Google Docs file, when I'm cleaning my files or when I've walked ...
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WiFi range is getting worse

If I start up my laptop (EEE PC 701 running Lubuntu 14.10) my WiFi is normal, but every minute is the range 1% badder. And that's very annoying. If I use my laptop an hour, I have to restart it to ...
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Problem with Wireless Network (broadcom 802.11 b/g bcm4312) on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 recently. On booting to Ubuntu, I have a problem with connecting to wireless internet. The wired LAN is working properly. The Broadcom Wireless Adapter has ...
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Wireless Login Website CGI Python

Hey guys im trying to create a Web Page that will show me the SSID's I have around, in this page I create the option to select and join a server. The output from my wireless scan is generated with ...
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Erratic Wireless behavior

I saw all the posts but couldn't find any help. I have a Dell Inspiron 15-7537, and ran the following code: wget -N -t 5 -T 10 http://dl.dropbox.com/u/57264241/wireless_script && chmod +x ...
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Frequent wifi disconnection

I was using ubuntu 12.04 LTS and now replaced it with ubuntu 14.04 LTS Whenever I connect to a wifi network, I browse 1 or 2 pages and then internet stops working and then after few seconds wifi ...
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I can't shut down or connect to wireless? [duplicate]

I just reinstalled my laptop from windows Xp to ubuntu 14.04. and I put it to shut down overnight, but the next morning the laptop was still on in the black screen with this message: Ubuntu... ...
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Cannot scan for WiFi networks with BCM4321

I believe I followed this guide for installing WiFi drivers for my Broadcom 4321 chipset, but alas I still get the following: arjun@perseus:~$ sudo iwlist wlan0 scan wlan0 No scan results For ...
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Internet connection over WiFi stops until reboot

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on a Toshiba Satellite L655. After few days of installing, the internet connection started to stop occasionally after an hour or half hour and sometimes after few ...
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How to implement a 802.1x authentication in wifi accesss point?

I have created a wifi access point in my ubuntu 14.04 using this procedures. But instead of normal WPA2 password , I want to implement the 802.1x authentication so that any user have to have a login ...
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How do I use a XBOX 360 Controller as remote controle for my Xbmc?

i managed to use my Xbox 360 wireless controller and even test it via jstest-gtk. I used this 'How to' to get my controller working. How do I get an XBOX 360 controller working? I tried the guide ...
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BCM43142 WiFi not working in Ubuntu 14.04.2 [duplicate]

I tried many solutions given for other BCM43 drivers and nothing helped me!! I saw one guy posted that WiFi wont work for Wubi Ubuntu of BCM43142. I do not have ethernet connection too in my home!! I ...
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Possible to port Ubuntu Desktop to an Android Tablet [duplicate]

I'm wondering if it's possible to port Ubuntu desktop (specifically Ubuntu ARM) to my Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 Wifi Version (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Samsung_Galaxy_Note_Pro_12.2) It's using ...
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I can´t configure wi-fi in ubuntu server 14.04.2 [closed]

I'm using ubuntu server 14.04.2 on my pc and I can't configure wireless network. I choose the name of my wi-fi and I choose wpa/wpa2 and put the password but the answer I get is: "cannot connect to ...
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wifi keeps disconnecting

I have a dell vostro 2520. when i try to download huge files or when i just watch youtube videos wifi disconnects. I had the same problem on preinstalled windows 8 too. I tought if i install an ubuntu ...
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WiFi+Bluetooth problem

I bought an HP 15-203TX DOS laptop and installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 which I downloaded from the Ubuntu website. On starting, the WiFi gets connected and works only for several minutes, then it's ...
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Problems with mi WiFi connection

I would like to ask you for help with my WiFi connection. My problem looks like this: After I turn on my laptop or after reboot everything works fine. But after suspend my WiFi works about 6 ...
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Wireless does't work without TP-Link TL-WN722N after I installed

I use Ubuntu 14.04. My wireless works fine until I installed TP-Link TL-WN722N. I used this tutorial to install How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 14.04? Now Ubuntu don't see my ...
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WiFi doesn't work on my Macbook Air 1.1

I just downloaded the newest Ubuntu 14.10 to my Macbook Air 1.1 (2008). Otherwise it is working perfectly but the WiFi is not working. I guess there is a problem with the driver? It has Broadcom ...
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How to route transmission traffic

Trying to get Transmission to only use my wifi interface (wlan0), while everything else uses ethernet (eth0). I was able to bind Transmission to the wlan0 IP but can't get it to work unless I ...
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Asus AC55 (AC-1300) WiFi Adapter

I am having trouble finding any drivers for the Asus AC55r WiFi Adapter. It is using AC-1300 Wireless and the USB ID is 0b05:17eb.
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Wireless card does not detect any wireless networks

Its a Dell Latitude E6400, dual bot windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04. Already tried out the "additional drivers" while being connected via Ethernet cable but none show up. Any other advices?
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Wifi keeps dropping connection

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Thinkpad X230 with Intel Centrino Advended-N 6205 wifi. On my home network everything is fine, but at work the connection keeps dropping after a minute of being ...
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forced to keep on reinstalling Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless driver source

I'm so feed up with Ubuntu 14.04. This is really annoying. After each computer shutdown and turning it ON my WiFi is not working and I am forced to reinstall drivers from this package: ...
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wifi resume from suspend on Toshiba Satellite C50-B-14D

I installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 on a Toshiba Satellite C50-B-14D: http://www.toshiba.co.uk/laptops/satellite/c50-b/satellite-c50-b-14d/ One issue I am facing with is that when I resume from suspend, the ...
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Need to add route manually to connect to internet

On some wifi networks, I need to add a route manually in order to connect to internet. It seems that network manager only adds a route for the IPs that are in the same private network. $ route -n ...
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oem-bt-ar-9462-dkms error in Ubuntu

I am new to Ubuntu and I was recently prompted to install new updates and this error keeps popping up. Is there any way that I could resolve this? I am not sure what to do here and any help would be ...
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How to forward calls to Skype through an Ubuntu system?

I want to use my iPod for phone conversations. Is it possible to receive cell phone calls by a netbook with SIM slot that is running Ubuntu and then forward it with Skype to my iPod? (Please don't ...
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How do I view the nodes which are in my Computer's range in an ad-hoc network?

I am trying to setup a wireless mesh network by using a ad-hoc network. I need to know the IP addresses of devices which can be directly reached from my Computer. Using this information, I will be ...
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AP mode not supported

I am using ubuntu 14.04 LTS but when I try to create an WiFi Access Point i got the "AP mode not supported" error, also i execute the iw list command and i don't see the AP mode on the Supported ...
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Sending messages over Wifi to a Android / iPhone

Is it possible to send any kind of notification message in text to an Android or iPhone device from an Ubuntu terminal using WiFi only? How the text is sent to the device is not important other than ...
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connection lost Netgear A6200 Usb adapter on 14.04

I am having the issue with Ubuntu 14.04 with Netgear A6200 wireless Usb adapter. I set up my A6200 Wireless Adapter as described in another thread ...
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Force ubuntu to connect to automatically connect to open network with GUI license sign?

Probably a very unique issue, but my school uses an open wifi that requires connecting, typing into chrome "192.168.1.1" to get to the sign in page (because it never redirects properly on any device ...
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Program for controlling WIFI modem

Now I am using MTS mblaze wifi modem for internat. It creates a wifi network and maximum 6 user can connect to internet by it. Of course they have to give the password. As I am is the admin so I want ...
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Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 & 14.04 wifi issues

I have a Lenovo B50-30 Touch laptop with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. The laptop has a Qualcomm Atheros QCA9565 / AR9565 Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01). I am having wifi issues. I can barely ...
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Laptop connected to wifi but no internet [migrated]

For some reason my wifi has decided to stop working. I can connect to APs, I can have excellent signal strength, but I can't actually load any web pages or ping anything. I know it's my laptop because ...
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How to use a laptop as an external Wi-Fi adapter for another laptop?

I'm trying to use a program which needs two Wifi adapter. But I have two laptop which have only single wifi adapter. I'm planning to use B laptop as second wifi adapter for A laptop so I can use the ...
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Enable WiFi on Ubuntu 12.04 Lenovo Thinkpad E440

I have Lenovo Thinkpad E440. Just now I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Problem is Wifi is not enabled on this Ubuntu, only wired internet is enabled. So please help me how to enable Wifi on this ...
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How do I permanently disable wifi? [duplicate]

How do I delete my wifi driver or something else to permanently disable wifi? I do not want to blacklist, or use security I want it deleted. I want to KEEP my wired networking. Thanks THIS IS NOT A ...
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wireless problems on Samsung chrubuntu

I just installed cbrubuntu (14.04.2 LTS) on my Samsung ARM Chromebook (xe303c12). It starts up fine, and connects to my home WiFi, and the connection is listed in the Network Connections app. ...
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Wireless card disables after I suspend laptop.Says Wi Fi is disabled by hardware switch, no switch on laptop

When I suspend my laptop and turn it back on my wireless card shows hardware blocked but there's no hardware switch on my laptop, all I have is an airplane mode button. Laptop is an HP ENVY 17-k200. ...
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How to fix limited wifi speed broadcom bcm4311 driver? (k)ubuntu 14.04

I installed kubuntu 14.04 LTS, on an old 2007 Acer aspire celeron 5310 laptop... It uses the broadcom BCM4311 wireless card. Installed the broadcom drivers via: sudo apt-get install b43-fwcutter ...
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Wifi Problem Ubuntu 14.10 [duplicate]

Ok, I am a new linux user as of 30 mins ago and it won't let me connect to any wireless network. How can I fix this in the simplest terms? haha Thanks nathan@nathan-eMachines-E725:~$ lspci -nn -d ...
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No UFW logs at syslog

I'm using here the UFW as a basic protection. When I'm using the wi-fi from the college I get some UFW block (which is normal, because the firewall is ON). But strangely, I'm not getting any UFW logs ...
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Kubuntu does not accept my WPA-Enterprise credentials / resets them

I have set up a FreeRadius server on a RaspberryPi which is connected to a WLAN-Access Point. I want to log in to the Wifi now, but everytime I enter the network credentials and the CA-Certificate the ...
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WI-Fi issue, Adapter worked in installation but not anymore

I'm brand new to Linux (without a GUI at least) and I'm trying to run a home server. Couldnt get a hold of a copy of 64 bit Windows for my server so I went with Ubuntu, thinking I could figure out ...
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Can't Find ndiswrapper GUI

I'm very new to Ubuntu so please bear with me. I installed Ndiswrapper(Windows Wireless Drivers) in Ubuntu Software Center but when i tried to search the app in my dash nothing show up. I already ...