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

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How to reconnect to wifi via Ubuntu's default method

I want to reconnect my wifi, but ideally something as simple as emulating the click on the wifi symbol on the top right. This is because I am behind a captive portal, and sometimes it times out, and ...
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Disconnects with a Realtek RTL8191SU under Xubuntu 13.10

I have installed Xubuntu 13.10 (fresh install, from a Live CD) on a 10 years old desktop PC, with a USB WiFi dongle (chipset Realtek RTL8191SU). The dongle is recognized fine, but it fails to log on ...
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My 3954abg wifi card wont connect

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my Lenovo 3000 n100 laptop. Running lspci in a terminal program, I discovered my wifi card is an Intel Pro/Wireless 3954abg. The wifi card has been recognized, ...
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Can't ping machine on LAN from 1 out of 3 Kubuntus

I have three Kubuntu systems running, one 12.04 and two 13.10. I have an HP MediaVault (a network attached storage device) on my LAN. On the 12.04 and one of the 13.10's, I can ping hpmediavault; on ...
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wpa2 psk is not connecting

Sorry for my English in advance. wps_supplicant can connect with this command: wpa_supplicant -i wlan0 -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.confwpa_supplicant -i wlan0 -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf but when I ...
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Ubuntu doesn't recognize my ethernet card or wifi card fresh install

just loaded ubuntu and can't connect to the internet. I believe it has to do with not having drivers for my ethernet port and wifi adapter. How do I get compatible ones because the drivers I have ...
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Ubuntu apparently doesn't recognize wireless adapter

I want to install Ubuntu 13.10 on an older Acer laptop. I'm running the live CD, and Ubuntu doesn't recognize the Broadcom 802.11g wireless adapter. Windows Vista connects no problem. I'm a newbie, ...
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Ubuntu installation issues

I have an old laptop running 2 sets of windows vista with 2 gigs of ram and an old intel processor. I'm trying to install ubuntu 13.10 via cd but have tried USB it said no file errors and I can test ...
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Huawei E353 HSPA Usb stick NOT working on Ubuntu 12.04LTS

I would like to use the mobile broadband usb-dongle to connect to internet. 1) in the right upper corner, network menu, (after pluging the usb-dongle), i SHOULD, but I DONT) see, "ENABLE MOBILE ...
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Lenovo Thinkpad T440p - wifi interface not listed [duplicate]

I recently purchased a Lenovo Thinkpad T440p, where I installed Ubuntu 13.04, with the following networking options: WiFi card Intel Dual Band Wireless 7260AC with Bluetooth 4.0 3G/HSPA+ built-in ...
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Wifi Password is too short

I can not connect to the internet using Ubuntu. It is saying that the WiFi password is too short and is incorrect. I know it is correct because I use a Chromebook and it just work specifically fine on ...
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Instalation trouble

I was trying to install Ubuntu 13 and I had done a search on the cd and it said there were no defects and I could run ubuntu of the cd but when I went to install it it was fine until lit got to the ...
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Error running wicd-curses on fresh install of 13.10 Server

After rebuilding a machine with a fresh install of 13.10 Server, I see the following errors when trying to run wicd-curses: $ wicd-curses Can't connect to the daemon, trying to start it ...
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HP Probook 4520s mobile broadband

I have installed ubuntu 13.10 but it doesn't see the mobile broadband on my HP Probook 4520s. I don't know linux very well and have no idea what to do. The internal modem is Qualcomm Atheros AR9285. ...
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How to setup wireless in ubuntu 13.10 on dell xps-m1530? [duplicate]

I just installed Ubuntu 13.10 on a Dell laptop XPS-M1530. I have a wired connection. I don't know how to make a wireless connection work. The laptop has a Dell Wireless 1490 Dual Band WLAN Mini-Card. ...
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ubuntu can't detect wifi mac

I have installed ubuntu(12.04.1 LTS) on my mac air 6.1, but it can't detect any wifi. I was told that I should install a network card driver. but I have tried to search on google but i got nothing. ...
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older hp laptop with ubuntu on it won't connect to the internet?

i recently put ubuntu on my older laptop and this is the first time i've really used linux. It will let me connect to internet if i use ethernet but not wirelessly. How can i fix this?
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WLAN LED off no matter the state of wireless on Acer Extensa 5220

I have an Acer Extensa 5220. It's really good with Ubuntu 13.10. WIFI connects but WLAN LED does not work (always off). With Windows Vista, I can see the LED switches on & off.
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router compatibility with ubuntu 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04. Previously I was using another router for internet access, and it was working fine. Now I have changed my router to d-link DSL 2750u: it connected once, and fter that I shut ...
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Two wlan connections at once

Is it possible to connect with two wlan access points or ad hoc networks at once? In best case, using network manager. Or is this permitted by hardware design? I like to have another connection to ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 [wi fi driver is installed but not detecting my SSID]

i have installed ubuntu 13.10 on my lenovo 3000 y400 series laptops manufactured 2007 32bit processor, i686 arch just after installation the os was not detecting the wifi as no driver was installed ...
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Another 13.10 Wireless Issue

I'm aware there are quite a few threads out there discussing wireless connectivity issues, and I can assure you I've read them. But I'm still having problems after following through all of those. My ...
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Wired connection is disabled after setting ipv6

I am installing OpenStack in my Ubuntu-12.04-X-64-bit which is on host OS that is Windows 8. I am following tutorial from stackgeek.com But when I change /etc/network/interfaces file to # loopback ...
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Can't connect to wireless internet on 12.04 with hp pavilion ze2000

I am extremely new to ubuntu and I put it on my hp pavilion ze2000. It works fine when I plug in the ethernet cable, but it does not find any wireless connections.
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Wireless internet connection problem

I have a problem connecting to the internet using Ubuntu 12.04 I'm trying to connect to my home router/ap using my Lenovo T530 . Every other device works just fine on the WiFi. Also, my T530 works ...
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Wireless is connected, but can't browse the Internet (or connection goes completely)

I'd like some help with this, please. Will be very glad is anyone will point me in the right direction. Thank you in advance! This is when the connection is present and browsing: eth0 Link ...
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Fern wifi cracker

Hello I am against some problems using fern wifi cracker and I was wondering if someone could help me. So when I run ifconfig I get this output: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 08:00:27:4a:9b:de ...
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Wifi problems with ubuntu 12.04

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my new Lenovo Z710. The situation is that everything is working (I can surf internet with the cable )the laptop can connect to the wireless,but there is no ...
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All wifi networks stopped working

It seems like my Wifi card is bricked but I can't figure out why. The symptoms started after a suspend/resume though I;m not sure if that's connected. I was just browsing and suddenly the connection ...
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I can't connect to the internet wirelessly through xUbuntu

Complete beginner here. Have installed ubuntu through vmware player on my laptop. Can connect to the internet fine on windows but not through ubuntu. I have been trying to follow this guide. The ...
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defining and activating my wifi for lenovo b5400 for noob

i'm really new to ubuntu and really excited about it. i've bought a lenovo b5400 and installed 12.04 version of ubuntu. checked several forums and could not find the answer for: how to activate my ...
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Trying to install a wireless driver rt3290 receiving two make errors

I have a new computer, I decided to go for Ubuntu instead of other operating systems. However, I cannot seem to get my wireless to work. My wireless seems to be picking up other networks (not my own). ...
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Wifi is connected ,but can't use Internet

My laptop shows that its connected but when i launch mozilla it doesn't load. When I use a wired connection it works. Any help?
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How do you install network-manager on ubuntu server 13.10

Here is the problem I am trying to solve. I have a little appliance like server. It has no UI, but I tend to move it around. Sometimes I connect it with wifi and sometimes lan. Right now I have ...
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Wifi Not Working after Suspend/Screen Off Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

Yesterday I installed Ubuntu 14.04 64-bit Daily Build and got this problem. There wasn't any problem in 13.10. I have a Dell Latitude D630 with Intel Wifi, Driver : iwl4965. I have tried the solution ...
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Problems with us.archive.ubuntu.com can't upgrade/update

I have this problem, i can't update/upgrade, i'm using a static Ip and through wifi and my eth0 is setted and in theory connected to the internet, but doesn't go outside my network aparently, i'm ...
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After upgrade I have NO network capability

I upgraded from 11.10 to 12.04 and now I have NO network capability, No wired, no wifi. I have looked at various solutions offered on the net to no avail. I am a NOOB and only vaguely familiar with ...
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Wifi MT7601 not installing

My system is a Dell dimension 3000, running Xubuntu. I am struggling to install a wifi using RALINK MT7601. The driver CD is in Windows. I have been trying to install ndiswrapper according to ...
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Ubuntu Wireless, Bluetooth and Mouse issues on Lenovo Flex 15

I recently installed Ubuntu with GNOME onto my Lenovo Flex 15. The install ran fine and I gave the OS 200GB and shrank my windows 8 to 250GB (It is dual booted). I restarted my computer after the ...
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“No bluetooth adapters found” error on Ubuntu 12.04

I use HP Pavilion g6-2304tx. Initially it came with Windows 8. Then I uninstalled Windows 8 and installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Bluetooth was turned off while removing Windows 8. Now I am not able to use ...
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my wireless card does not work

Everything was working just fine until I followed the instructions here .Now the driver seems to be there but for some unknown reason the wireless card cannot connect to any network. lspci | grep ...
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Still problem with Wifi in Saucy Xubuntu

My laptop has a broadcom chip and yes, I've followed the related posts on this site like this one but I still have a problem. Not all features of the card work with a given configuration. By ...
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Wireless keeps disconnecting Intel AGB 3945

I've been having issues with my wireless connection. It seems as if the connection is fine for around 5 minutes, after which my wireless connection drops for no apparent reason. I have disabled power ...
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realtek rtl8191s wont enter monitor mode

Every thing is explained the screenshots below http://i.stack.imgur.com/SfQF9.png http://i.stack.imgur.com/1rSOn.png i.stack.imgur.com/GwTtg.png Thats how other wifi looks wlan0, i have the ...
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No wireless on ubuntu 12.04. How to claim network? [duplicate]

I've just installed ubuntu 12.04 on my asus S551LB, but the wireless connection is not working when typing sudo lshw -C network I get this message: bastian@bastian-S551LB:~$ sudo lshw -C network ...
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Incredibly slow wIreless speeds in 13.10

I just switched to Ubuntu from Windows 7 today and I'm working on getting some packages installed, but the download speeds are incredibly slow when trying to get the packages. I'm pretty proficient ...
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Ubuntu 13.04(Raring) doesn't see my Wi-Fi networks [closed]

I recently got a new HP Pavilion 17 with Windows 8 on it and decided to install 13.04 (LTS, IIRC) on it as a second OS. The install seemed to go smoothly but now I'm finding out that it's not ...
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Can't get my wireless worked, it keep loading

I just have installed ubuntu 12.04 and the broadcom driver. When i try to connect to my wifi, it keep loading and asking for my password.
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Wifi is not conneting [duplicate]

I had installed Ubuntu 13 10 my ethernet is working fine. But when I want to connect with my Wi-Fi it ask me a key after entering the key it again ask me for the key but its not connecting to my Wi-Fi ...
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Wi-fi Broadcom LAN not working on Acer Extensa 4620z

My wi-fi driver is not working on Acer Extensa 4620z. I am new to using Ubuntu, does anyone have any answers so I can fix my wi-fi? Here are the details from the terminal: lspci -nn | grep 0280 ...