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

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Verisons of iwlwifi and firmware for my wireless card?

lshw -C network gives info about my wireless card, driver, and firmware: *-network description: Wireless interface product: PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh] Network Connection ...
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No wifi capabilities on Toshiba Satellite A665

I recently got a Satellite A665 from a buddy who was looking to get rid of his stuff. The first thing I did was try to put on Ubuntu 14.04 which went just fine as it has for me in the past. But I ...
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connection sharing between ubuntu 14.04 and xbox 360

I have an xbox 360 and a laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. What I want is to share the wireless internet connection of my laptop with my xbox via an ethernet cable. How can I set this up?
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No WiFi on Lenovo Yoga 3

I'm using on Xubuntu 14.10 and I have exactly this model: 80J80021US I've installed the bcmwl-kernel-source package, used this command sudo rfkill unblock all and also tried to disable ideapad_laptop ...
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Can't get D-link Wireless AC (DWA-171) to work on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I'm having trouble getting my WiFi to work on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have a D-Link USB Wireless AC adapter (DWA-171), but I am unable to get it to work. I hope someone will be able to point me in the ...
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Wireless connection issue. Loosing connection every 5-30 minutes

I recently installed Ubuntu on my laptop. At first, the wireless network was not working at all so I had to install the network drivers manually, following this tutorial. The problem now is that I ...
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Wifi Light not showing

My laptop is Dell Latitude 3440 and has Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed. The laptop shows no WiFi light even though I click Fn+F2.
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Netgear WiFi Adapter not picking up wifi on channel 12 or 13

I changed OS from Windows 8 to Ubuntu and was using a Netgear WIFI adapter for my windows machine. I is a WNDA3100 v2 adapter supporting 802.11b/g/n and 5GHz. I used ndiswrapper and Wine to install ...
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How to install Asus USB-N14 Adapter?

I'm very new to ubuntu and can't install Asus wireless adapter driver after I tried to apply few solutions like here: https://forum.ubuntu-tr.net/index.php?topic=43087.0 Here is the driver for Asus ...
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My WIFI is disabled by default on Ubuntu 14.04 32bit

When I try to manage my internet connection methods, WI-FI isn't even an option. There is only Wired Connection 1. IS this a problem with hardware or software? The same problem existed in Linux Mint. ...
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Wifi adapter problem

I have Ubuntu 14.10 installed on a HP pavilion g4 notebook(1318dx, I'm not sure) The thing is, I have a wireless connection at home, and with the internal wireless card the connection doesn't work ...
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how to create wireless network without LAN and internet connection

I tried to create my wireless network without LAN and internet on axsb embedded device. This device has ARM Linux, I want to connect device e.g Laptop, tablet etc through embedded device for using ...
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Disconnected.You are now offline

I turned off my computer accidentally while updating Ubuntu 14.O4 and now WiFi is not working when I connect it I'm getting this message: Disconnected.You are now offline And all options on the ...
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Cannot install correctly Epson L355 wifi printer in notebook with Ubuntu 12.04

I installed a new Epson L355 (wifi) printer in my home router (I did it from the MS Windows boot of my desktop computer). From my desktop computer after booting in Ubuntu 12.04 I could install it and ...
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wifi doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04 after few time until restart the system

My Situation: I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my new HP laptop. My problem: My system is able to connect my wifi after system starts. But after few minutes (30-45) min internet doesn't works ...
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WiFi is very slow in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am new with both Ubuntu and also AskUbuntu. So please give me step by step instructions. If an answer already exists for this problem, please post the link. Thanks in advance. The Wi-Fi is very ...
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UFW blocking connection every minute at home [duplicate]

I'm using a router to connect to the internet at home. I used a long password with WPA2/AES, changed the SSID and changed the default password. But strangely, even if I disconnect the router from the ...
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Unable to get wireless internet Qualcomm Atheros QCA6174 802.11ac

I've been looking around for hours to find a driver or a solution to get my wifi working on my new laptop (Acer Aspire V 17 nitro). But without success. I have a fresh Ubuntu 14.04 Installed, This ...
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TP-Link WN822n v3 (RTL8192cu) on Kubuntu 15.04 Beta 2 (linux 3.19.0-10-generic)

i've just installed Kubuntu 15.04 Beta 2 and i'm looking for a way to get the wifi adapter to work. The old ways of installing the driver using dkms don't seem to work anymore because of the newer ...
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Logitech k400r wireless keyboard trackpad settings for Ubuntu 14.04

I brought a Logitech Wireless Touch Keyboard K400r and plugged it to my laptop, OS is Ubuntu 14.04. It worked just out of the box. However the problem I noticed that its trackpad is very slow and I ...
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Why can't I install software through my working Internet connection?

I have recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 on Dell Vostro 1014. While I was installing the OS, my system was connected to a network via the LAN cable. The network required a proxy for connection. Now when ...
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How do you get Broadcom 43 graphics wireless cards to work? [duplicate]

This question doesn't seem to come up as often on this forum as on the Ubuntu forums, even though only here has any serious effort ever been made to answer the question. Since it took me three days I ...
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Help installing the network scanner from a Brother MFC-J6910DW?

The printer driver install and setup is completed and working fine. (Installed via Brothers install scripts) The machine is connected to the network on 192.168.1.4 and if I point a web browser to ...
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Upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 no wireless

I just upgraded and lost the wireless connection. Here some basic information which might be helpful: Dell Inspiron i3-3217U Dual-Core CPU @ 1.8GHz 64-bit Chip ID: BCM43143 PCI-ID: 14e4:4365 Kernel ...
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Wifi Broadcam: ERROR (dkms apport) kernel not supported

m trying to install wifi driver for : Broadcom Corporation BCM4360 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter [14e4:43a0] (rev 03) in my Macbook pro, but after following this answer (Setup problems ubuntu ...
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Enabling Wi-Fi on HP 15-r208nk

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my laptop, a HP 15-r208nk, and I don't know how to enable my laptop's WiFi connection. Output of lsusb and lspci -v: $ lsusb Bus 001 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0002 ...
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Automatically load module on system startup

I have a Netgear A6100 USB Wi-Fi adapter connected to my desktop, using the 8812au kernel module. However, I have to run sudo modprobe 8812au on every system startup. How can I get Ubuntu to ...
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Ubuntu Wifi not working [duplicate]

I am trying to learn using ubuntu. I installed ubuntu on my Sony Vaio. The installation was successful. But I couldn't connect to the wifi. When connected to the ethernet it works fine. How do I ...
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[SOLVED]Ubuntu doesnt install any driver

the thing is simple... I have a hp pavilion g4, i used ubuntu for some weeks and then it started to fail. First of all, the computer started to have problems with my wifi connection. Because of that, ...
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¿How to install TP-LINK TL-WN722N on Ubuntu? [closed]

I'm new to Ubuntu and I'm trying to install my TL-WN722N. I'v seen several tutorials on how, but the don't seem to stick... I've seen that it is supported by ubuntu, I "lsub" it and it does ...
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Can connect to only some networks after update 14.10

I'm using Lubuntu 14.10 on my Macbook 3,1. I'm using the only available Airport driver bcmwl-kernel-source and it is working fine. I can connect to most networks, but not to all. Strangely enough I ...
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Hung Wireless on AE1000 usb dongle

I recently switched over to using Ubuntu and I seem to be having problems with my wireless connection. I'll try to give the best description as possible, so it would appear that my wireless has been ...
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ath10k installation

I have exhausted google on how to do this, compounded by being a beginner. I am trying to install this module. I have a nice new Acer Nitro (which will be even nicer once I remove dependency on win ...
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WiFi adapter not detected in LUbuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I just installed Lubuntu 14.04 on my Dell inspiron 5520. But as often happens with a new operating system, there is no wifi for me now. I can only connect to internet using the ethernet connection. I ...
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What is the difference between Pinging loopback address and pinging the system's IP address?

What I found was loopback tests whether the TCP/IP suite of our system is working properly or not and pinging our IP makes sure that NIC is working fine. This is okay but I wish to know its working ...
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Dell C640 No internet with Ubuntu

Installed ubuntu-14.04.2 on Dell C640 for my kid (edubuntu) Problem: No wired connection. No wifi connection. Slitaz linux connects using wired connection. Machine uses: "Agere Wireless Mini-PCI ...
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No wifi detected after today's(Apr 10 -2015) Ubuntu software update

I updated Ubuntu 14.04 system when it asked for a software update and after the installation I observed that no WiFi network is detected. I rechecked the driver setting and it is set to Broadcom ...
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lshw not showing wireless card

After a long battle with my Netgear WNDA3100v2, I can now see my adapter with the lsusb command, but it is not showing up on the lshw. I did get the Broadcom BCM43xx driver installed successfully, so ...
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Bit Rate issues on ubuntu 12.04 Centrino Advanced-N 6205 wireless card

I'm having some issues with my wireless connection. I'm using Ubuntu 12.04: $ cat /etc/lsb-release DISTRIB_ID=Ubuntu DISTRIB_RELEASE=12.04 DISTRIB_CODENAME=precise DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu ...
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installing wifi drivers on 2006 white imac [duplicate]

I recently purchased an imac on ebay and installed ubuntu on it but ther is no wifi available.I ran the command to find out the wifi card and this is what i got. ...
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No wifi on newly installed ubuntu

I just installed ubuntu on my laptop. Everything works fine except that I cannot connect to a wireless connection. This is how it looks in front of me right now. I thought pictures would give more ...
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Installing drivers for TL wn723n v3

I downloaded the driver from here git clone git://github.com/lwfinger/rtl8188eu and compile them but when I calling the iwconfig elk@elkcorp:~$ iwconfig ppp0 no wireless extensions. wlan0 ...
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Changing wifi username

My pupils are supposed to log on to the school wifi using individual usernames/passwords. Is there any way of not storing the usernames of previous users? Currently they have to edit connections, ...
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Can't connect to wifi using a 64 char pw

I'm trying to connect to a WiFi (WPA 2 PSK) with a 64 characters long password. Sadly Ubuntu only supports 63 or 64 as Hex. But where to enter this? If I just paste the Hex-Code it will be cut off ...
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wicd reconnection problem on beagleboard ubuntu12.10

I am using wicd 1.7.2.4 for connecting ethernet and wifi.when the network connection lost it did not reconnect automatically.I am already enabled the 'automatically connect to this network' option in ...
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Unique problem facing installing Ubuntu 14.04 alongside preinstalled windows 8.1 on laptop lenovo z7080

I have recently buy lenovo z7080 laptop which has windows 8.1 pre-installed. I updated all the drivers and started to dual boot alongside windows with ubuntu 14.04LTS using dvd. I did enable legacy ...
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NetGear WNDA3100v2 802.11 not instaling

so far I managed to get the headers downloaded, and the system updated, I have ndiswrapper installed. But when I get to the checkinstall I get this: ***************************************** **** ...
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System Monitor -Network History shows activity when internet not being used

I am new to Linux, I noticed that the system monitor's network history shows activity when I am connected to the wifi even when I am not using my browser . Is there a way I could see which application ...
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How to remove error 127 after make command

I am installing olsrd for one of my project on ad-hoc network and not able to proceed further due to the following error:- yuvraj@yuvi-PC ~/olsrd-0.6.8 $ make [BISON] src/cfgparser/oparse.c /bin/sh: ...
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How to block access to all SSIDs except for a preferred SSID

I work in an enterprise environment and I need to block access in Ubuntu 14.04 to any unapproved SSID in a lab setup. The client only wants users in the lab to be able to access one specific SSID and ...