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

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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?
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why rfkill has 2 entries for each of wlan and bluetooth?

rfkill list all 0: asus_bluetooth: Bluetooth Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: no 1: phy0: wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: yes 2: asus_wlan: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no ...
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Wi-Fi connection cannot be established once suspended (sleep). Need to restart system - ubuntu 15.04

Connection to wifi cannot be established once the system wakes up from suspended mode or connection gets disconnected. Only restarting the system makes it work.
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How do I set-up/access WD MyBook

I just recently bought a WD MyBook for storage purposes, but I am a noob and I don't know how to set up or access it wirelessly. I can still access it via USB so I'll live, but advice for how to set ...
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Wireless mouse shows up on lsusb and dmesg but does not work

This is a weird scenario, but I was using my mouse just fine yesterday, and today it won't work. I have a laptop that I dual boot Windows and Ubuntu with, and my mouse is a wireless 2.4GHz Mazer ...
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cannot connect to any new wifi ubuntu 14.04

I have got very strange problem , I am able to connect any wifi which is remembered in my system . But it is not opening up dialog box to enter password for new wifi ssid. Even I tried external wifi ...
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iwconfig and ifconfig don't show wlan0, can't connect to wifi [duplicate]

iwconfig and ifconfig only list eth0 and lo. The network card is listed in lspci, however. How can I get my wifi back? Output from lspci -nn | grep 280: 02:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Realtek ...
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Wifi not working for a Particular wifi network

[edit] I freshly installed ubuntu and my wifi stopped connecting to a specific wifi network. Similar to this problem : WIFI not working on one specific wifi network I can connect to any wifi network ...
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How do I fix wifi connection in xubuntu with RTL8723BE

I recently bought a new laptop (HP Stream model: 11-dOOOnd) and initially installed Lubuntu on it as the only operating system. When I connected to the wifi in my house it usually worked at first, but ...
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Disconnected - You are now offline

Probably a really common issue I know but I keep getting 'Disconnected - You are now offline' on a fairly regular basis and my connection will cut out for anything between 30 secs to half an hour or ...
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Shareit software for Ubuntu 14.04

I have share-it software in windows O/S and android phone both. Using this software I can easily transfer my file over Wi-Fi. Is there any software like share-it in Ubuntu 14.04, where I can transfer ...
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Ubuntu Wifi Not working on fresh install of 15.04 - Broadcom Drivers

I helped a friend install Ubuntu 15.04 over Skype and Teamviewer recently. Here is the problem: In the live cd wifi wasnt working so i issued this command to get some info: lspci -nn -d 14e4: cause i ...
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How to connect with a Kubuntu shared wifi in Kubuntu?

After a long time using Kubuntu efficiently and happily i come to you with a little frustration. The setup is the following: Internet- LAN (laptop 1) tethered wifi connection by laptop 1 (Kubuntu) ...
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15.04 32 bit unstable wifi

So this has been a long time problem that I hoped would get fixed with some software updates. My desktop machine has been having wireless connectivity problems since an update on 14.10 and now I have ...
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Frequent timeouts on browser connection

I asked this question before and now the problem came back. Every once in a while, I have to disable and re-enable Wi-Fi in order to make the browser work again. When the problem occurs, the page ...
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Internet connections dropping after several minutes in Ubuntu 14.10

Somehow my internet connections keep dropping out after several minutes (around 30-1.5 hours, at maximum). Sometimes it will back normal it self, after several hours but mostly I need to restart the ...
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Intel AC7260 wifi card disconnects and have to restart

I have a Dell XPS 9333 with Ubuntu 15.04 and Intel wifi card (ac7260). The wifi-ac connection is slow and it disconnects after couple of minutes (it varies). After the disconnect I have to reboot in ...
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UbuntuGnome XPS 13 (9434) WiFi Issues

I recently purchased the new XPS 13 2015. I have managed to get nearly everything to work with various fixes but the WiFi is not one of those issues. After installing the bcm-kernel-source driver the ...
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Etekcity wireless adapter causes my laptop to freeze

I have this network adapter and when I plug it into my laptop, it freezes and I have to hard shutdown. I've tried it in another laptop, which also had 14.04 and it worked there. Does anyone know ...
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Unstable WiFi connection Ubuntu 14.04 - Lenovo G40-70 rtl8723be

This is annoying, my internet connection drops after a few minutes and I have to restart my Lenovo G40-70 because restarting the network manager doesn't work.I also tried the solutions from related ...
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Bluetooth not working on 15.04 | Intel Nuc5i3RYK | Intel 7265 Wireless

Here's my info. Having and issue with my Bluetooth card. New machine and it worked on day 1. Now I cannot get it to come up on 14.04, 14.10, and 15.04. Am I missing the correct firmware? dmesg | ...
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Wireless is not working in Ubuntu 15.04

I have an Intel Centrino N-1030 [raindbow peak] wireless card in my Dell Laptop. I've used Ubuntu on this laptop since 13.04 (I think) and didn't had any kind of wireless issue. I have Ubuntu 15.04 ...
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XPS 13 Ubuntu Issues

I recently installed Ubuntu Gnome 15.04 on my XPS 13 (2015 UHD Screen) laptop as the scaling is a lot better than in windows. Anyway, I have got a few issues that I don't know how to adress. The ...
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cannot use wifi broadcom 802.11 alternative drive in ubuntu 15.04

I have a dell Inspiron 11 with the Broadcom 802.11 driver. Playing with Ubuntu 15.04 live cd it works ok. I have to select additional drivers, check on "Using Broadcom 802.11 Linux STA wireless ...
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Drivers written to Access internet through AT Command Based Devices

USB dongles, GSM ICs use "AT" commands for configuration as well as to control their operation. Such commands have the ability to control power as well as send SMS, connect to internet via LTE,GPRS or ...
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Rebuilt Kernel and now no WiFi listed by rfkill

Aloha, I installed Fedora 21 alongside my Ubuntu Kylin 14.04 and then downloaded the updates for ubuntu. It froze while finishing the update. The grub menu didn't include Fedora. I got a grub gui, ...
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How do I set up wifi in unity 8

I just downloaded the unity 8 preview, but unfortunately it isn't able to pick up any wifi signals. Since I don't have wifi I can't get a terminal from the store and the settings menu is useless. Does ...
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My Wifi drops the connection after a few minutes realtek8723be

After install Ubuntu 14.04 LTS ... everything works fine withouth doing update ... after few minutes my wifi drops wireless conn .. I must to reboot for using it again. My Network controller: ...
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WIFI inop, 82577LM

sudo iwconfig shows lo no wireless extensions eth0 no wireless extensions. lshw -C network shows my driver is e1000e, version 2.3.2. lsmod shows e1000e size and it is used by 0. iwlist reports ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Two Ethernet Connection Not Working Together

I am having issue of connecting two Ethernet connection at once on Ubuntu 14.04. It allows only one connection at a time. Even if I just only connect cable and not add any Ethernet settings to the ...
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Regarding wifi connection

My laptop is not able to look for the wifi connections available. I am using Ubuntu 14.04. The problem arose when I turned off my computer without shuting down properly. Before that it was working.
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Cant connect to wifi in Ubuntu 15.04 w/ gnome 3

I just installed a fresh version of Ubuntu 15.04 running gnome 3 (3.14 I believe, not 3.16) on my dell xps 13, however I dont have any wifi icon or does it find my home wifi, ive googled all day and ...
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multiple network managers

For whatever reason i've been having a lot of issues with my wifi it randomly drops then picks back up. Sometimes it says "device not ready" when I do have internet. Does this mean i have multiple ...
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14.04 BCM 43142 disconnecting and reconnecting when too far

I just recently fixed my broadcom driver and it seemed to work out perfectly but when I get too far (about 10 feet away) it automatically disconnects and tries to reconnects again. When it does ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 crouton Chrome OS wifi and network issue

I've just installed Ubuntu on my Toshiba Chromebook 2 using crouton. It updated to 14.04 very quickly. I have 2 main issues: I'm automatically connected to my wifi network, just as I am when I ...
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Wifi not working in ubuntu 15.04

Yesterday I have made some updates and upgraded my linux 14.10 to linux 15.04.. Now I can't connect to my home wifi, and the others i get a dns_probe_finished_no_internet.. In the network-manager ...
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14.04 no wifi, no launcher

I installed 14.04 LST but only a nude desktop. I searched with Google and found something about Compiz. Nothing worked because "I haven't any permission". I tried it with sudo. I need to connect my ...
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RTL8188CUS Wireless dongle perpetually connecting but never connected

I have just installed Ubuntu 15.04 with no Internet access, my WiFi dongle has been assigned an rtl8171 module although it is apparently using a generic driver. I can enter my WiFi password, but then ...
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wireless (bluetooth and wifi) both stopped working strangly after shutdown

Wireless function on my vaio SVE15115EN (with ubuntu 14.04.1 LT) stops working after a shutdown yesterday (before that it worked without any problems). ifconfig is not listing wlan0. Output of ...
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“Wifi is disabled by hardware switch” after being suspended

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP 15-P234TX laptop. Every time I close the lid or suspend it the wireless stops working until I reboot the whole thing. I can't click on the enable wifi as it says ...
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Wifi not worrking after kernel update

I updated Ubuntu from version 14.04 to 14.10 and installed kernel v. 3.17 ,as described on this blog, to gain Display port MST support. This gave me MST support but WIFI does not not after the kernel ...