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

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Wireless drivers failing to build when make command is run

I'll have to start by saying I'm new to ubuntu, and linux in general. I have set up a dual boot on my pc with windows and linux. Due to positioning in my house, I'm unable to get ethernet access, so ...
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Wifi works only after suspend

Im dual booting windows 10 and ubuntu 15.10 on my hp g6 1d98dx, everytime i boot into ubuntu enable wifi is greyed out and there is a hardblock on the wifi. After i suspend then wake my laptop again ...
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Dell Developer Edition Wifi wont connect 802.1x

I just picked up a Dell DEv edition precision laptop with Intel wifi. It connects to some wpa2 personal networks but wont connect to my work wifi. I have 14.04 and I updated all of the software - as ...
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Wi-Fi connections are dropping

I'm having a problem with my [USB] Wi-Fi connection in Ubuntu 14.04.4, it keeps dropping after every few minutes and I then need to restart my laptop to connect again. My phone connects well to the ...
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Wi-Fi connected, but drops after a while (Ubuntu 15.10)

I have to admit that i'm not expert in Linux or technology in general, so excuse me for the stupid question. Some weeks ago I've installed Ubuntu 15.10 on my Lenovo z50-70. Since than i'm ...
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Internet not working on Kubuntu 15.1

While using my computer and while on the internet KDE decided that it doesn't recognize my Wi-Fi or any networks anymore. I have no networks listed I can't connect to the internet no terminal commands ...
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Not able to browse internet through WiFi in Ubuntu 14.04

I am able to connect to WiFi but not able to browse internet on Ubuntu 14.04. It was working fine earlier. ifconfig as given below: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 3c:97:0e:55:74:a7 ...
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frequent wifi drop out [migrated]

I experience a frequent WIFI drop out with my RTL8187 card. result of wireless script : ########## wireless info START ########## Report from: 29 Mar 2016 21:06 CET +0100 Booted last: 29 Mar 2016 ...
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Simple script for monitoring wireless status

I want to create a script that monitors the status of the network (I do not know if there are any programs that already do what I want to do even better). I'm only interested in monitoring the signal ...
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Intel wireless controller 8260 unclaimed - ubuntu 15.10

I know that there are several issues about this topic, but I couldn't get wifi run so far. After I installed ubuntu 15.10 on a new thinkpad carbon, I had to add the two kernel parameters ...
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Installing Digisol usb wifi adapter DG-WN 3300N in ubuntu 14.04 & 15.10 [duplicate]

I can't get my Digisol USB WiFi adapter working. I tried rtl8192cu-fixes, it wont work. Then I tried to install driver from Realtek, but that didn't work for me. Here's its lsusb line: Bus 007 ...
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Do I need to install wireless patch for ASUS X205TA after upgrading the kernel?

Looking at the Debian wiki WiFi section it has a link to a WiFi patch and under it says that kernel > 4.0 has WiFi. Do I still need the WiFi patch if I upgrade to 4.0?
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Frequent Wifi Drops

On My Asus Laptop, I am connected to the internet, and almost every 10 minutes, I get no internet connection while still being connected to WiFi. Any additional information about the problem will be ...
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How to run Wi-Fi direct P2P on 12.04?

Does the solution in the (old) post How to get wifi direct( wifi p2p) on my HP DM1 laptop? apply to 12.04 as well? I already have the wpa_supplicant v0.7.3 from the Software Center. iw list shows ...
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How can I set device mode via networkd

How can I set mode to device (for example monitor/ap to wlan) via networkd deamon in .link file ??? Because I want to set bridge in .network of wlan device and I can't do it until I set it in ...
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Wireless very Slow (Dual Boot). Burt on Windows its working Fine

Wireless is perfectly working fine on Windows but is very slow on linux. I have tried many Solutions but nothing works. Here is the specification of wireless + Hardware I am using. lshw -class ...
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14.04 AR5008 Driver

I have installed ubuntu on a new machine with the AR5008 wireless card. Now I cannot access the internet. Any help on getting me able to go online would be much appreciated. Thanks in advance
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ubuntu 14.04 wifi and Ethernet doesn't works [duplicate]

i've just install Ubuntu 14.04 from a key on my computer, I have already installed 5 time ubuntu on other computer, but for this one, i can't connect to internet at all... And i have try every ...
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I have no LAN facility then how can fix wirless network is not showing problem

I am new in Linux and I installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS but there is a problem, I can't connect via wirless network and I have no facility of LAN (ethernet) plz help me and thanks in advance.
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OS is needed to restart to be able to connect internet again

I am new to Ubuntu ( and linux os). I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I used wireless network for internet. My problem is at first internet can be used. After accessing two or three sites sever not found ...
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Ubuntu - Intermittent wireless packet loss TL-WDN4800

I've been experiencing intermittent wireless packet loss. The issue was resolved by installing different drivers. Running: sudo apt-get install firmware-linux-nonfree To be honest I'm not sure this ...
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No wifi Kubuntu, Netgear WNDA3100v2

I have a wifi only machine that is running the latest kubuntu. I have a netgear wnda3100v2 wifi usb stick and it is not working. How do I go about fixing this issue?
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Just installed Ubuntu, how do I install Internet drivers?

as of right now I have no way of connecting to the wireless networks in my fresh install of Ubuntu 15.04. My wireless adapter is a TP-Link Archer T4u ac1200. I have another computer that I will be ...
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reboot to conect to the wifi

Several times I have to reboot my laptop cause the option to conect to the wi fi network simply is not avaible its anoying to turn on and off many times till conection appear again, an no the problem ...
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I have question for WiFi adapter as use in vmware for using in Ubuntu

I have coming little problem after installed extension pack and after went to setting of Ubuntu OS there in network after selected bridge adapter there is no outcome of wlan0, wlan1 eth0 etc. when I ...
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Broadcom Wireless Modem UNCLAIMED After Installing Updates

About a month ago, Ubuntu stopped recognizing my wireless adapter. Here is the output of the wireless-info script: http://paste.ubuntu.com/15494675/ Here is the output of sudo lshw -C network: ...
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make clean code returning /* *** No rule to make target `clean'. Stop.*/

I have been trying to fix the wifi issue of my HP-15 Af006 ax for a while now . I was trying the fix in the link(http://www.dedoimedo.com/computers/ubuntu-trusty-realtek.html) , every line works ...
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wifi rtl8723be problem ubuntu 15.10

I have tried: echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=N ips=N" | sudo tee /etc/modprobe.d/rtl8723be.conf Response is: sudo: tee/etc/modprobe.d/rtl8723be.conf: command not found` I tried Realtek 8723BE ...
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Suddenly can't connect to my home network (WiFi)

I've been using Ubuntu on my laptop for about 8 months, and have never had a problem connecting to my home wireless network. But all of a sudden, I am unable to connect. I can see the network, and the ...
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WiFi connects to router but internet connection drops

I have downloaded Ubuntu 14.04 but I am having issues with my WiFi where it'll connect to the router but sometimes the internet connection will drop and I do not know why. I have a HP computer with ...
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How to share laptop wired internet with android 6 smartphone using ubuntu 14 wifi [duplicate]

How to share laptop wired internet with android 6 smartphone using ubuntu 14 wifi
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Wireless not working properly or directly not working

Recently I have bought 2 almost-twins laptops ("HP Stream Notebook PC 13-c102ns" and "HP Stream Notebook PC 13-c100ns") with Win10-64bits as default OS. I tried to install Lubuntu 14.04, Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Wifi Killer Wireless doesn't work P34G

I cant make my wifi connection to work in xubuntu 14.04. It cant even detect my wifi adapter. More info: Laptop: Gigabyte P34G v5(skylake) Wifi: Killer Wireless OS: Xubuntu Kernel: 4.5 Any help ...
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Dlink DWA-125 connection quality always 0

I use DLINK DWA-125 on my PC as my network card doesn't support wireless connections and have an issue with my adapter using Ubuntu 15.10. I can see a lot of WiFi spots but the connection quality is 0 ...
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Wireless lost ability to use 5GHz (PCE-AC68)

PCE-AC68 Dual-Band Wireless-AC1900 PCI-E Adapter, Ubuntu 15.10 fully updated. Bought this sometime last year, installed and using some online resources managed to activate full 802.11ac speed (so not ...
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No Wifi connection after closing lid

I am running Xubuntu 14.04 LTS on Dell Vostro 5470. Wifi connects automatically after starting the laptop. The main problem is that wifi is turned off by default when waking the laptop from suspend ...
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WiFi ubuntu 14.04

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 and my issue is that when I go on the WiFi button on my laptop, it shows that it is connected, but when I open the net it displays "no internet connection" Can some one help ...
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hostapd hotspot will only appear when ethernet is plugged in

This has been driving me nuts all day. Im using a fresh Ubuntu 15.10 on an odroid UX4 & Wifi Module 4 (RT5572N chipset) What I want is: automatically start hotspot on boot + ability to hotplug ...
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Low speed boot on ubuntu 15.10

I've bought a new laptop recently. So I decided to install ubuntu instead of my windows 8.1 because of my work. Now I have really low speed during booting on ubuntu. My windows boots fast, but my ...
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No Wifi available on ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04, but there is no option for Wifi conncection. lspci -nn | grep 0280 showed this 08:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8723BE PCIe ...
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WPA_SUPPLICANT change connection

Considering the fact the wpa_supplicant allow the connection... Everything is fine and dandy~ but you wanna change a wifi connection. How can it be done? Thanks in advance~
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Installing Cable Matters USB Wireless Adapter

I am trying to install a Cable Matters N-150 USB Wireless Adapter on to my homemade system running Ubuntu 14.04. The adapter came with a DVD. I didn't include a DVD drive in my build but I did ...
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Wifi not working on new install

I have installed Ubuntu on a new HP Windows 10 laptop, but the wifi is not working. Nothing happens when I click "Enable Wifi" and "Wifi Networks" is greyed out. Wifi works ok in Windows boot. ...
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Wifi problem in Ubuntu

My Wifi is getting disconnected very often (in every 5-10 minutes). I have tried the following:- sudo -i echo "options rtl8723be fwlps=0" > /etc/modprobe.d/rtl8723be.conf modprobe -r ...
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Wifi not working in my new acer laptop e5-573 530f in ubuntu 15.10

Although this question have been asked before i could not get a solution. i have tried literally every solution suggested here but the wireless still does not work. The ethernet works properly. Please ...
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Wifi adapter not showing up

Ok so you know when using kali. The wifi can be seen on top right corner and from there you can click and connect to a wifi? mine is not showing up like it's in monitor mode but it is not. What i ...
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Xubuntu Can't detect any wireless network

im using xubuntu distribution 15.10 and I did something (I don't k ow what) and now suddenly when I'm opening the network applet all I see is Ethernet network and no any wifi networks. What I did ...
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How to repair Ubuntu installation after broken dist-upgrade without losing any custom settings?

During my attempt to upgrade the Linux installation with... sudo apt-get dist-upgrade ...I made the mistake to interrupt the process by closing my laptop, which caused it to suspend to disk. After ...
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Best way of adding bluetooth and upping wifi spotted on old netbook (Lenovo S10)?

I'm running 12.04 on a Lenovo S10 (4333) that currently has the sick nic and no bluetooth. Can I install an Intel 6230 to up Wi-Fi speed and get BT? I tried adding a usb wifi adapter and it ...
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Wifi dongle can't be regonized by Ubuntu Mate 15.10

Today i plugged by new wifi dongle which chip is mt7601 but got fail,after I used command dmesg to find the answer i got this: [10545.574386] mt7601u: probe of 1-5:1.0 failed with error -2 so,how ...