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

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update did something to my wifi adapter

Ok I am running dual OS windows xp and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I have a Belkin N600 dual band wifi adapter F9L1101v2 Normally my adapter doesn't work with linux cause for whatever reason belkin doesn't ...
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Compaq laptop wifi

My Compaq laptop wifi button is lit up orange while the settings says it is enabled. How can I fix this? I tried to enable and disable the laptop settings to see if that would work. I also pressed and ...
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Wlan0 disappears after restart (Mediatek wireles card)

I installed the driver for Mediatek MT7630E (wireless card) in my HP laptop. All works fine, but once I restart my laptop the Wifi disappears and bluetooth alone works. If I uninstall and reinstall ...
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Wireless Network Adapter driver problem

I have a Marvell Yukon 88E8059 in my computer and for that ethernet controller I didnt found a driver (wich sucks pretty badly) so I decided to use my Qualcomm Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter ...
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Ubuntu 14.04LTS, Clevo with intel N-7260, cannot connect to home wifi (deauthenticated Reason: 2)

I need you kind help. I've been using my laptop (a re-badged CLEVO) with Ubuntu 14.04LTS for more than a year now. Quite often I have had trouble connecting to some wifi networks (though some others ...
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My wireless card doesnot support AP mode. Is it the end?

When I run iwconfig, it doesnot list AP under supported features. My aim is to start a WiFi hotspot with my laptop. So is that it? All hopes lost? It is to be added that my friend who has the same ...
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Ubuntu hotspot doesn't work

My laptop runs Ubuntu 14.04 and has Broadcom's BCM43143 as wireless card. This card has always given me trouble in Linux, but usually works fine in Ubuntu when I install the package ...
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Connect kernel image (bzImage) running on qemu to network

I have a kernel 3.2.0 bzImage compiled which I am running on a qemu emulator, now I want to download linux headers to the kernel image so I can compile modules within it but I am unable to connect to ...
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What wireless network adapters are likely to work straight out of the box?

Ideally i'm looking for a PCI wireless network adapter. (In this instance I was trying to install drivers for the Asus PCE-N53 Wireless-N600 but the process requires me to install and compile a ...
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Extremely slow wifi

I'm having an issue with my wireless network connected to my home wifi. It's wpa2 protected and after 1-10 minutes of wifi usage my connection speed with go from 12mbps to 500kbps. If i stop and start ...
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Wifi connection problem - Ubuntu 15.04

I'm using Ubuntu 15.04 and I'm unable to use my wifi router. I see my wireless network name in the network menu and when I select it and type my password, it tries for several seconds to connect but ...
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Wifi not detected on Lenovo

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop but it doesn't detect Wifi. I tried to solve this by going through related solution on this forum but I did not work. ...
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15.04 updates - no internet connection

I have been running Ubuntu 15.04 since it's official release. I have updated on a regular basis. Yesterday (13th June) I tried to install the latest updates on 15.04, initially tried to install and ...
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connect: Network is unreachable - Hp Envy

I've read solutions for my issue but no one works for me. My ifconfig is: inet addr:192.168.1.24 Bcast:192.168.1.255 Mask: 255.255.255.0 and the /etc/network/interface is: auto lo iface lo ...
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wifi doesn't work on Macbook pro 15 of ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Searched around and still cannot solve the wifi issue. lspci -nn | grep 0280 shows 03:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation Device [14e4:43ba] (rev 01) I installed ...
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Wireless not working after installing Kernel 4.0.5 on Ubuntu 15.04

I just followed this guide What should be the right thing to do? Revert to old kernel? Here's the log by the way This is Acer V5-552G by the way ussing AMD A-105757M CPU. When I do: $ sudo ...
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ubuntu 14.04 wireless greyed out

i'm dual booting windows 8.1/ubuntu 14.04 on a hp pavilion g6-1d98x and my enable wi-fi button is greyed out. i've had this problem on every linux i've installed don't know if its a driver problem or ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 : Unable to use wifi with Compaq 6720s [duplicate]

I have a Compaq 6720s and am having trouble using the wifi with it. It worked well with lubuntu 13.10 but since 14.04 I can't make it work. Now that 13.10 is not supported any more, I have to update. ...
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ds4drv kills wifi (or extremely slow)

I wanted to play video games with my DS4. So I downloaded ds4drv because without ds4drv, some buttons do not function properly over Bluetooth. The problem is, whenever I start ds4drv up and connect my ...
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Support for cores revisions 0x17 and 0x18 disabled by module param allhwsupport=0. Try b43.allhwsupport=1

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS and the boot getting the following warning: Support for cores revisions 0x17 and 0x18 disabled by module param allhwsupport=0. Try b43.allhwsupport=1 Using the ...
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I just installed Ubuntu 14 for the first time and cannot get the wireless to work [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 14 on my laptop for the first time. After the installation I had no Wi-Fi connection. I went to "Edit Connections" and created a "Wi-Fi Connection", but don't know how to ...
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Sharing files across devices

So I have a hard drive full of my favorite TV shows, music, and movies. I am running Ubuntu 15.04 desktop. I want to be able to access all my files from all my devices(Android devices) wirelessly over ...
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Wifi keeps on dropping in Ubuntu 12.04?

I am using ubuntu 12.04 and I am having issues with my wifi. Every five the connection drops in my laptop(it shows that it is connected to the network but the internet connection is not there) and I ...
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Bought HP 455 G2 preinstalled with Ubuntu 12.04 and upgraded and it no longer works

So I bought this system HP 455 G2, and noticed that it came with Ubuntu 12.04, which I thought was strange, so I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 and the cursor disappeared, I looked everywhere for a solution ...
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5.0 GHz wifi not connecting on new Ubuntu, giving error 'Out of range' [duplicate]

I recently got a new computer running Ubuntu(I previously owned a mac), and I've been having problems connecting to the right wifi. My computer has no problem connecting to the 2.4 GHz, but when I ...
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5.0 GHz wifi not connecting on new Ubuntu

I recently got a new computer running Ubuntu(I previously owned a mac), and I've been having problems connecting to the right wifi. My computer has no problem connecting to the 2.4 GHz, but when I ...
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HP Envy 4500 WiFi printer not found using WiFi

I'm not a 'power user' so please be patient. Wife and I are both running 14.04 on our respective laptops with no problems. We connect to the Home WiFi with no issues. I purchased an HP-Envy 4500 ...
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Wifi suddenly stopped working Ubuntu 14.04

I worked on my laptop (Lnovo G510) using wired connection for few hours and after this time I turned off my laptop. When I came home, I wanted to use wireless connection and there problem appeared. ...
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15.04 wifi connected but internet constantly stops

I'm running 15.04 on a Lenovo Yoga and the wifi will connect but every few minutes web pages stop loading and I realize that the internet doesn't work until I disconnect the wifi and connect again. ...
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Realtek 8723BE Wifi problem

I have installed Ubuntu 15.04 on my laptop with RTL8723BE Wi-fi card. But it is always disconnecting from network. I have tried echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=N ips=N" | sudo tee ...
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wifi not working after halt

I have an MSI GS60 2PC Ghost laptop. I`ve installed 14.0.4 LTS 64 bit edition. I initially had a problem when restarting and shutting down. Both caused hangs. After searching here, I removed ...
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Best wifi option for Single Board Computer

I just got the Single board computer conga IA3. It has a intel Atom E3826 processor and I am going to run Linux in this single board computer, specially Ubuntu. I want to add wifi in this board so I ...
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wireless doesn't work on ubuntu, but fine on windows on dual boot

Booted windows 7 with ubuntu 14.10 on Dell Inspiron 1525. wireless wont work with ubuntu, but works fine when using windows. shoould I look for more drivers?
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my webcam wont work, but it worked fine yesterday? ubuntu 14.04

I havent removed any software or anything. its a gateway nv 522 or something that used to have windows 8 but failed so I used ubuntu. also the wireless doesnt seem to be working, which was also fine ...
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How do I set a preference for 5GHz over 2.4GHz Wifi in Lubuntu 12.04?

The 5GHz network is less congested than the 2.4GHz. My first choice would be to have both networks available but prefer 5GHz. My second option is to disable 2.4GHz so b/g/n networks are unavailable. ...
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I can't connect to wireless network

I was trying to connect to wi-fi with lubuntu but I could not, I don't know exactly what is the problem, I used nm-applet and that was the result: nm-applet ** (nm-applet:13926): WARNING **: ...
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Unable to connect to any 5GHz network after connecting to pfSense router

I am setting up a pfSense router, however I've come across an issue with my PCIe wireless adapter in Ubuntu when attempting to connect to it. The adapter simply will not connect to the network using ...
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How to set custom DNS for all users using Ubuntu as Wifi Hotspot?

I use my laptop as wifi hotspot with an "ad-hoc network" instead of a normal wifi router. The question is: how can i set custom dns for all the hotspot's user so i can create new domains that will ...
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WIFi connection change issue

I am on Ubuntu 15.04 ( recently updated ). Using a USB WiFi adapter. It was working well with the default connection while I installed drivers, but now when I change WiFi connection the following ...
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Wifi does not automatically reconnect after sleep on macbook air

I am currently running a pretty much stock Ubuntu 15.04 on a MacbookAir 4,2. Every time my computer goes to sleep and wakes up, I need to manually uncheck and check "Enable Wi-Fi" to ensure that it ...
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New installation (and user) unable to get Broadcom adapter to work

Having trouble using the help section to get my Broadcom adapter to work. It is not helped by the fact that I don't have another internet connection. I found this page ...
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No Bluetooth on Intel 7265 WLAN card (Dell XPS 13)

I recently purchase a Dell XPS 13 (9343), installed Ubuntu 15.04 and replace the Broadcom 4352 card with an Intel 7265 card due to Broadcom's horrible support for Linux and crappy signal. Wi-Fi works ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 Wifi keeps disconneting randomly

Im new to ubuntu 15.04 and I have it dual booted on 2012 mac. I have been having problems with the network disconnecting repeatedly. I have to disable the network and enable it for my wifi to work ...
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Wi-Fi not working with Ubuntu 14.04 in HP spectre

I followed instructions on many posts and no results so far, I have no Wi-Fi connection. Some useful information: 0: hci0: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: phy0: Wireless LAN ...
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no wireless keyboard detected, acer aspire U5 620

I am new to this plattform and have searched it but did not find anything regarding my new pc (Acer aspire u5 620) and a similar thread remained unsolved: ...
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Intel N6300 wireless card doesn't support AP mode

I couldn't get my intel N6300 wireless card to work in AP mode. $lspci|grep 6300 03:00.0 Network controller: Intel Corporation Centrino Ultimate-N 6300 (rev 35) It is uploading the latest firmware ...
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Sharing wireless internet connection through wired access point

I'm not really competent in networking so some of this might be trivial and/or downright stupid but here I go. I have an access point (Netgear N150) that I use to create a WiFi network shared by ...
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Facebook hanging on akamaihd.net

I have this issue since a long time. Facebook keeps hanging on akamaihd.net. Often the page doesn't even load CSS, everything appears out of place. And sometimes the "establishing secure connection" ...
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Lubuntu 15.04 using a dell vostro 1510 WIFI problems

I'm new with ubuntu, I installed lubuntu 15.04 on my Dell vostro 15.04 but the wifi isn't working at all. I activated the drivers for the broadband still no wifi connection at all. I tried using a ...
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Networking Issues [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 in my PC. Hoe can I connect to wifi?