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

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Configure router through ethernet and simultaneously access the internet through wifi

As the title says i have a new router that i want to be able configure through Ethernet(will not be used to connect to the internet, just for local experimentation). I also have the WiFi adapter of ...
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Wi-Fi Icon Issue in Ubuntu 14.10

On my Ubuntu Desktop, two Wi-Fi icon's are showing. How to make it one? I could not enclose a screen shot of this. Its irritating to see 2 icons.
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Unable to switch from wired to wireless connection

My router hardware manufacturer requires me to be connected to wired internet in order to update router firmware successfully, however, when I disconnect from my Wi-FI network and put in ethernet cord ...
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kernel: wlan0: deauthenticating from x by local choice (reason=3)

My wifi card worked fine earlier today. Now it does not work anymore. I also tried using an external USB wifi card and I got the same error: kernel: wlan0: deauthenticating from x by local choice ...
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WIRELESS: I can see my wireless access points, but cannot establish a connection

I am trying to setup wireless networking on Lenovo R61 running 14.04. The machine had previously been in a secure setting. Wireless was removed, so I am using an older Avaya PCMCIA card. As the ...
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wl-138g v2 and b43 driver very slow connection on Ubuntu 12.04

When the pc is in the router's room it works perfectly, when I put the pc in the living room the pc connects only after many attempts and the connection is very slow, actually not usable. No problem ...
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Accessing localhost from other computer without the ip

Lately, I've been thinking about a thing that made me curious: I've created a simple website with PHP that has some things that are useful for my family and the people who live in my house. I use ...
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Internet Connection trouble with Xubunu

Recently just switched over to Xubuntu 14.04.1 and installed perfectly. However it says that I am connected to the Wireless network, but is not allowing me to connect to the internet (Or timing out). ...
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Fresh Ubuntu 14.04. No Wireless rtl8723ae show disabled

First of all, thank you very much for any help. I am stumped. I installed all the linux-headers I think I need. But make still fails for the driver. But it looks like the driver is available for ...
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enabling monitor mode on wlan0… done loop Ubuntu 14.04

I have a problem. Normally all worked fine, but after the last ubuntu installation (14.04 LTS) I had the following problem: When I ran wifite this loop is coming: "[+] enabling monitor mode on ...
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DNS resolution stops working on some networks

I am running Kubuntu 14.10 and am having problems with DNS resolution. On my home network there is no problem at all. However, at my college, I usually get about 10 sec of working internet before it ...
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is there any way to create a hidden hotspot from ubuntu?

I would like to create a hidden hotspot from my Ubuntu for my phone, is there any way to do this? I want that only people who know the SSID can connect to the WiFi.
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airmon-ng is not working?

airmon-ng start wlan0 Found 5 processes that could cause trouble. If airodump-ng, aireplay-ng or airtun-ng stops working after a short period of time, you may want to kill (some of) them! Interface ...
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how to install drivers for wifi adpator on ubuntu?

Recently, i bought a wifi adaptor,but as a result of new to ubuntu , i have no idea about how to install drivers to run the wifi adaptor. Following some instructions from others, i used lsusbto ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 WiFi networks disappeared

I've been using the same WiFi network on Ubuntu 14.04 for a couple of months now with no issues until this morning, when I booted up to find that no WiFi networks were visible and no internet ...
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Rosewill RNX-N150UBE wireless adapter on Ubuntu 14.04

I'm struggling to install RNX-N150UBE driver to my ubuntu 14.04. Lately I found that the latest driver on Realtek ONLY support 2.6.x upto kernel 3.0.3 (which is much older than 3.13) So I tried to ...
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Automatically connecting to OpenVPN only when using Wifi, not on Ethernet

I have an OpenVPN server set up on my home network using TAP (rather than TUN) devices, such that clients that connect to the network remotely are bridged to the same subnet as my (wired) home ...
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How can I solve a wifi problem on ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I installed dual boot between Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04. Under Ubuntu, WiFi does not connect. How can I solve this problem?
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Ubuntu 14.04 wireless issue

So i put Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP DV6 laptop after windows 7 caused 2 hard-drive failures. In the system settings>network window under wireless, I can see my router. However, I cannot connect and the ...
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Some Wi-Fi connections are very slow, but internet is good

I use dual-boot between Windows 8 and Ubuntu 14.04. Everything runs smooth except one problem: The Wi-Fi doesn't always work well. I can connect with different Wi-Fi networks, but some networks are ...
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How to install wireless headset Vengeance 2100

I have no clue on how to install the headset vengeance 2100, this is the website for reference: http://www.corsair.com/en/vengeance-2100-dolby-7-1-wireless-gaming-headset The headset has a usb ...
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Internet trouble ubuntu 14.04, no upload speed

I'm new to Ubuntu and have some issues regarding my Wifi connection. I have searched this website for a fix, but nothing has helped (just did a fresh install). My wireless card is built in to my ...
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Wi-fi does not work, although connected

Recently I have made a clean Ubuntu 14.04 installation. I used the bootable-DVD installer. Since system was set-up I started to configure the wireless connection. After entering the credentials ...
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Problem Wifi connection on ubuntu 14.04LTS

2 years ago I bought a Toshiba Laptop c55-A5100 with windows 8. After a few days I erased windows and installed ubuntu 12. A few weeks ago I upgraded to ubuntu 14.04 LTS and everything was ok until ...
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Wifi problem on Ubuntu 14.04

I have problem with drivers on my laptop. My wifi adapter is Broadcom BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter I am on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, and my kernel is : 3.13.0-40-generic I was trying three ...
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Lenovo Thinkpad E330 wireless hardware blocked

I have an issue with freshly installed Ubuntu 14.04. I have downloaded and installed firmware to (iwlwifi-2030-6.ucode) and everything seems ok, but I still cant make it work. It says that WiFi is ...
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Sending IR signals with Ubuntu via command line?

I would like my Ubuntu computer to be able to control my TV via comman line. This could be done via infrared remote control. Is there a list of compatible IR hardware? For example USB devices? What ...
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how to configure web browser for a https server running on the same wifi network?

I have installed an app on my android device which makes it a ftp or https server by fixing a port number for listening and username and password in case of ftp server. I have successfully tried the ...
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Can't enable the proprietary drivers for Broadcom BCM43142 wireless after installing Ubuntu 14.10? Offline package required?

I have installed the new Ubuntu 14.10 on my Dell Inspiron 3521. I was able to use my wifi in the Boot Live Stage and during the Installation phase by enabling the BroadCom BCM 43142 proprietary ...
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Unable connect wifi with Ubuntu HP ProBook 350 g2 Intel AC 3160

Specifications: - Ubuntu 14.04 - Linux 3.13.0-37-generic The wireless driver is Intel® Dual Band Wireless-AC 3160 $ iwconfig $ eth0 no wireless extensions. $ lo no wireless extensions. ...
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Getting no ACK after launching aireplay-ng

I want to deauthenticate a particular client with Aircrack-ng module. At first, I've put my adaptor in monitor mode by the following command airmon-ng start wlan0 It worked fine and added a mon0 ...
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Wifi not working in dell xps l502x

I am using ubuntu 12.04 on my Dell XPS 15 L502X. Now I cannot seem to install the intel wifi driver. It shows on lspci: http://i.imgur.com/pX0gI39 However there is no enable/disable wifi option on ...
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WiFi connection not stable and low

I've been using ubuntu 14.04LTS for about half a year, about 2 month ago I noticed some issues with my WiFi connection like: For no reasons my network manager can switch to another WiFi connection ...
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Help Debugging Wireless Issue

I have a Lenovo e330 notebook with broadcom bcm4313 802.11 bgn wireless adapter. I have configured it for dual boot Windows 8/Ubuntu 14.04. It has problem connecting to wireless, and this problem is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 AWUS036H (v5) continually re-initializes - never succeeds completely

I have Ubuntu 14.04 running on a Dell Precision M3800. I need to use two wifi cards on this machine (long story) and I have had the internal Intel 7260 working along side a Netgear..something ...
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WLAN Sensitivity setting is not supported

I need to set and get sensitivity value for WLAN device of my Lenovo machine. I tried to set other settings such as operation mode, txpower and frequency and it works fine. Machine Manufacturer: ...
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WIFI Card not working dell Inspiron 17 wifi card

I have a Dell inspiron 17 and I installed Ubuntu yesterday and when I logged in (I was originally on windows 8) there were no WiFi connections at all... I've tried everything and I can't seem to find ...
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Problem with wireless connection in 14.04 lts

My problem: I can see and connect to the network, most of the time (sometimes connecting does not work). My main problem is, that even when connection is established, I have no access to the internet. ...
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Lack of wifi U12/U14

Sorry I haven't time to check for previous occurrences of this problem ... Since last week some time, before replacement of wifi router -no change - neither 'network-manager' nor 'wicd' can see my ip ...
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Unable to connect to mixed b/g/n wifi network on Ubuntu

I cannot connect to mixed b/g/n wifi Network. I am using wl drivers. Connection to other wifi networks is working well, but to this network I cannot connect from Ubuntu (from my android phone ...
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How to Fix the Intermittent Ping Time out

I am back with a new Question. Its weird as always. My setup is as follow; 2 Ubuntu 12.4 LTS Servers. / LynkSys POE Switch. / 01 LynkSys Router / 3 Proxim APs. The APS are connected via Cat6 to ...
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How do I install the ASUS USB-AC51 Wireless Adapter?

I do not know how to install the ASUS USB-AC51 wireless adapter. I am not very good with
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No Wireless drive detection in new built kernel for reverse bisecting

I need to do a reverse bisect for a bug and I narrowed the versions down to two. Now, I need to build a 8 new kernels. However, when I built them, the kernel cannot detect my wifi drive so that I can ...
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ubuntu 14.04 issue connecting home wifi

I have just installed ubuntu 14.04, previously i had 12.04. But now i am unable to connect to my home wifi which i could connect to in 12.04. Strangely, i could connect with 14.04 to my college wifi. ...
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Why is my wireless very unstable, even after trying Wicd?

Here is my script output. I'm a brand new Linux user. I installed it on an old Windows 8.1 machine. Wireless Internet will be connected for a minute or two, then I will not be able to load Web pages. ...
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Wi-fi doesn't work without reinstalling after every restart - please help me - 14.04

Wi-fi doesn't work without reinstalling after every restart - please help me I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and bcmwl driver on Dell Inspiron 15 3521 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Broadcom Corporation ...
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can't find any wireless network interface on lubuntu

I have a PC Toshiba satellite notebook with an installed release Lubuntu (Ubuntu 14.04 trusty) kernel 3.13.0-39 generic. After an VmWare installation with Windows 7, I stopped my system forced with ...
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Ubuntu WiFi connection is very unstable

I have Windows 8 and Ubuntu 14.04 dual booted on my laptop. Until last week, the WiFi on both Operating Systems were working perfectly. However, for the past few days my Ubuntu WiFi has been ...
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Wireless driver problem

Can't get my DLINK Wireless usb to work (works on windows). Can anyone help me out, please? lsusb: ID 0cf3:7015 Atheros Communications, Inc. TP-Link TL-WN821N v3 802.11n [Atheros AR7010+AR9287]
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wireless stopped working after update ubuntu 12.04 LTS, but wired connection still working

Please help me what I have to do to inform for my system condition to solve the problem with wireless.