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

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Intermittently cannot connect to Beats Bluetooth headset from CLI

I have a Beats Studio Wireless bluetooth headset that intermittently cannot connect to Kubuntu 14.10. This is what is happening: $ lsusb | grep -i blue Bus 002 Device 005: ID 0a12:0001 Cambridge ...
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`airmon-ng` not working… Help please

When I run airmon-ng start wlan0 I get the following message posted below, then my wifi is not working. I then run ifconfig and I see my wireless device it active but no connection. The following ...
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no wireless after fresh install using wireless

I have just installed 14.04 from dvd. The iso ubuntu recognized my wifi, and connected to it. After the install completed and reboot, the new system doesn't have wireless connections. Suggestions ...
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Trouble using Linksys WPC54G ver. 3.1 in Dell Inspirion 5100 with Lubuntu 14.10

I'm new to linux. I've read several posts and tried several suggestions but nothing seems to help the specific hardware I'm using. I'm using a Linksys WPC54G version 3.1, which is a PCMCIA network ...
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Airodump-ng only scans channel 1

When I run airodump-ng mon# it only scans channel one and I'm unable to pick up any access point in my scans. Normally when I ran airodump-ng mon#it would scan all channels and show me the results now ...
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wifi, wired connecting

I have Lenovo C560, I´ve installed Ubuntu 14.10 64bit. Unfortunately I had a problems with unstable wi-fi connection. I tried to install some drivers and now I can´t connect to internet via wifi. Also ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wireless issue on lenovo G50-70

Wireless driver stop working after some time, It works again after restart the OS. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my machine Lenovo G50-70
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canon mf8380cdw printer ubuntu 14.04 not working on 64bit

hello i am trying to install the canon mf8380cdw from the Linux driver that is on the canon website, version 2.9. Ubuntu is able to see the WiFi printer and it will install it using the 64 bit drivers ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 : Wifi does not work after suspend

I just installed Ubuntu 14.10 as a dual boot with Windows 7. It seems to work fine, except when I suspend Ubuntu 14.10 and then resume, I cannot connect to WiFi networks (the computer cannot seem to ...
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Is there any way I can do an android screencast to my computer?

I know there are a lot of third party screencast apps and such, but I've seen android cast to a chromecast, and wonder if it is possible to do that to my computer running ubuntu. I think it runs over ...
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Connects to wifi, but not the internet

I know that there are a lot of similar questions here, and I've read them and tried a lot of them, and nothing works (I'm afraid I might have fudged something up, but I really have no idea). ...
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Ubuntu on Alienware disconnects from network after a few minutes

I recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my Alienware 14. The problem I'm facing is that when I connect to my wireless router (DLink DSL-2750B) the connection works only for a few minutes before ...
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WIFI disabled when computer wakes from sleep

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS I don't know why and I have tried everything I have to restart my computer every time it goes to sleep to gain access to the wifi. After sleep: sudo rfkill list 1: phy0: Wireless ...
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Asus F5RL Wifi problem

I went through several forums, but nothing helped me to see wifi networks on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Wifi LED is on, I have installed B43 driver as well as installer and nothing. I found out ...
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Wifi slows down if I connect with Bluetooth device on Ubuntu 14.10

I have a 75 Mbit/s Wifi connection and the Wifi generally works great and fast. Although if I connect to any bluetooth device (e.g. some Audio device) the Wifi suddenly slows down significantly, but I ...
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How can I display the list of available WiFi networks?

WiFi works fine on various Wifi networks. But the list of avilable networks accessed from the toolbar icon of nm-applet by no longer appears. I just see the known networks. The list of hidden ...
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Loosing connection with NetworkManager (Ubuntu 14.04)

I really don't know how to title this problem. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 with NetworkManager. My problem is that after I connect to my WLAN (PSK Encrypted) I can browse and work normally. However, every ...
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Bluetooth doesn't work in ASUS X550L

I have an ASUS X550L pc running Ubuntu 14.04 The bluetooth doesnt work and stops scanning after about 20secs with no devices found. And the device is not found too even though its set to ...
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How to forward packets coming on wlan0 to eth0 after addind some header to packet

I have one application in which i have following setup, --------- LAN ------- Wifi ------- | PC1 | <=====> | PC2 | <=====> | STA | --------- ------- ...
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GUI way to connect to Wi-Fi AP through WPS

I need to connect to my Wi-Fi AP using "WPS Pin". Is there any GUI app for Ubuntu 14.10 I can use to achieve that?
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NetbootInstallFromInternet?

I'm currently running Fedora, and I want to switch to Ubuntu. So I found this installation guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/NetbootInstallFromInternet I do have wireless ...
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i cannot a connect my WNA3100

when I install a driver using ndisgtk my wifi works and then in fire fox it doesn't load any thing but wifi detected
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Dissapearing wifi connection

I'm experiencing a problem with wifi connection on Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop (Lenovo Z50-70). My laptop can connect to wifi and it works fine, sometimes for a very long time but very often the ...
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Can't get wireless dongle DWA 131 to work on Ubuntu 14.04

I recently got a D-link DWA-131 wireless usb dongle to work on my desktop PC. I was in quite a hurry when I chose it, but considering the abundant documentation on how to successfully get it to work ...
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How do I obtain a static IP address through the terminal?

I've been trying to get my desktop connected to my network for 5 days now(both wireless and wired), I came to the point yesterday that I was going to abandon the GUI and connect it through the ...
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Wifi still doesn't work with BCM43142 in ubuntu 14.04

I have an Asus K555LN with a Broadcom BCM43142. Ubuntu sees the network controller and I can connect with the WiFi network but the range is very very bad (when I'm standing next to the router I have ...
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Tried everything, cannot configure SAMBA on my Ubuntu systems on different interfaces

As the title suggests, I have tried everything but cannot see my Desktop 14.04 Ubuntu Gnome box from my laptop running the same distro, and vice versa. However, I CAN see my laptop samba shares from ...
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How to restrict wireless networks seen on my ubuntu machines

I have 2 wireless routers (ground floor - c1, first floor - c2). I would like the Ubuntu machines in my LAN to see only the above wireless routers (c1, c2) and not routers outside my building (say the ...
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Ubuntu machine connects to an unknown wireless network

Ubuntu 12.04 machine connects to an unknown wireless network automatically even if the connection is not visible in the list of wireless connections. This seems to be like a rogue network, how should ...
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Share WiFi signal wirelessly with sony wireless card

I run Ubuntu on a Sony Vaio that, when I used Windows, had the ability to share my WiFi with up to 5 other devices wirelessly. Is there any way to get that same functionality now or am I stuck using ...
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Ubuntu. No Ethernet. No wireless. No optical drive. How to install wireless drivers?

Got a PC, I had to build it myself. Now, it doesn't have an optical drive, so I can't just put the disk with the drivers in and get them in. I also don't have ethernet or wireless internet due to me ...
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Bridge on Ubuntu 14.04

I found on the pagelink. instructions to setup a bridge between eth0 and wlan0. In particular, my system should connect to the SSID (ASUS_HOME) of my wifi modem router located at 192.168.1.1 and ...
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sudo apt-get update makes the wifi connection crash

When I run sudo apt-get update, I got the following output Hit http://fr.archive.ubuntu.com trusty/main i386 Packages Hit http://security.ubuntu.com trusty-security/restricted Translation-en Hit ...
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NetworkManager doesn't ask password

My network manager doesn't ask me a password when I try connect to the network. When I click "Connect" nothing happens. I reinstalled it but it didn't help.
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No wireless networks shown on Kubuntu Plasma 5

I recently got a new laptop and am setting up linux on it. I'm running off of a liveusb for Kubuntu (the new Plasma 5), and don't see (in the desktop UI) any support for wifi. The network manager ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 problem with network bandwidth limit

I have a problem with my internet bandwidth on WiFi. Currently I have two computers: one with ubuntu 14.04 and second with Windows7. On my Ubuntu machine when I try to download something I always have ...
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wlan0 has vanished

i installed some programs recently and my wlan0 interface has disappeared. i'm on debian 7, not ubuntu, but hopefully close enough for the solutions to be the same. the wifi light still comes on (its ...
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Ubuntu does not detect wifi/bt combo card BCM4330 (AP6383)

I am working with a Zotac pi320. In Windows 8.1, the buit-in (sdio) wifi card is detected and shown in detailed device settings as a broadcom 4330. Secondary research confirms this, with a teardown ...
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How to remove BSSID from wpa_cli blacklist?

I've searched everywhere and couldn't find a manual that would mention the blacklist command let alone how to remove an AP from the blacklist.
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Bluetooth receiver doesn't appear in sound options 14.04

I've got a SMK Link Nano Dongle Bluetooth 4.0 LE + EDR Bluetooth adapter for my Acer Aspire. I've got an Onkyo receiver with Bluetooth capabilities. I've got it both paired and connected with my ...
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no internet at all

Hi after installing the version 14.04 lts I have no internet access (wifi and wire) even though spending loads of time browsing and following all the steps in order to sort this out. My wireless is a ...
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Wifi is not Working in my Asus Laptop on ubuntu 14.10

After installing ubuntu 14.10, my wifi is not working Here are some outputs of command : Output of ifconfig: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 9c:eb:e8:17:3b:76 inet ...
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WiFi 📶 is not been showing under available networks

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 on a USB as a live session user. I am facing problem with my Wi-Fi When I select the panel applet, it doesn't shows up my wifi name but others of my neighbours. On the other ...
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How to make my wifi network re-connect after it loses connection?

I have setup my wireless network like this: /etc/network/interfaces auto lo auto wlan0 iface lo inet loopback allow-hotplug eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 192.168.1.70 netmask ...
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How to create WiFi Hotspot when connected to wireless network in Ubuntu 14.04 with 2 network adapters? [duplicate]

I followed this guide [KDE's network manager] http://ubuntuhandbook.org/index.php/2014/06/share-internet-with-android-ubuntu-1404/ but this is for wired connection. How can i create a wifi hotspot ...
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my wireless network is not working. i have my wireless info results. what should i do next? [duplicate]

http://paste.ubuntu.com/9628874/ This is the link to my wireless script info file. I do not know how to proceed further. I tried updating my network drivers but it didnt work.
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wifi adatper on Dell Inspiron 1012m stopped working

I bought a Dell Inspiron 1012m for my mother-in-law. Thanks to others, a virus so corrupted the OS (Windows) I had to reformat the harddrive. I installed Ubuntu 12 (updated to 14). It had been ...
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I can see all wireless connections but cannot connect. Asus ubuntu 14.04

I can see the list of all wireless networks but when I click the connect button - nothing happens. Wired connection works fine. Also I have a dual boot with Ubuntu 14.04 and windows 8 and WiFi works ...
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Dual boot Windows 8.1 + Ubuntu 14.04 - Cannot connect to my wi-fi on ubuntu

just yesterday I installed a copy of Ubuntu 14.04 alongside my Windows 8.1. I was at my relative's house yesterday, and the Wi-Fi there worked on both Windows and Ubuntu. Now I'm home and I cannot ...
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How do I fix my wireless network that frequently disconnects and is inconsistent? (14.04)

I recently built my desktop and am new to linux. I wanted to try it out and am generally satisfied, but I am experiencing inconsistent internet disconnects. Sometimes it will be about once every few ...