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

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WiFi stacks when I connect netbook with ubuntu 14.04

I have a modem router wireless DLINK and a few devices connected to it via WIFI. Everything works perferctly but the netbook with xubuntu 14.04 32bit. When I try to connect this netbook, wifi stacks ...
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Belkin N600 USB Wireless adapter on Ubuntu 14.10 problem?

Brand new to Ubuntu (although I have upgraded to 14.10 from 14.04) and I am still reading the 'books' on how to work with Linux. I am switching from a land line to wireless internet and my tower ...
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Connect Internet in ubuntu Laptop to linux mint Desktop - Has Crossover Cable

I need to share the wifi internet of my ubuntu laptop to my linux mint desktop , I have a cross over cable. ( Connecting desktop to router is not an option) I am able to ping my laptop from my ...
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Cannot connect to internet in VMWare WorkStation 10.0 - Ubuntu 12.04

I have Ubuntu 12.04 Server installed in VMWare Workstation 10.0 on host Windows 8.1 /etc/network/interfaces configuration is as follows. # The loopback network interface auto lo iface lo inet ...
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How to set up Ubuntu as wireless accesspoint?

How can I set up my WiFi to be used as wireless access point on Ubuntu Server? I have a local Ubuntu Server, it has a wireless card in it (802.11a/b/g/n) and I really want to set it up as an 802.11n ...
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WIFI Doesn't work on newly installed Ubuntu

I just switched from Windows to Ubuntu (pats self on back) but now I can't figure out how to connect to my wifi. I'm going to include the down low on my hardware below - hopefully no one uses it to ...
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TP-Link TL-WN8200ND works very slowly

I run Ubuntu 12.04 on a PC, recently I purchased a TP-Link USB adapter TL-WN8200HD As it turned out it is not supported by the drivers that came with the Ubuntu 12.04. From Web Search I understood ...
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Ubuntu wifi unstable (14.04 LTS)

i have the problem that my wifi is very unstable and looses the connection all the time...when it lost the connection I have to reboot the computer in order to get a new connection....i have the right ...
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Can't read permanent MAC and adapter has no association?

I'm using a Rosewill RNX-n180ube USB wireless adapter on Ubuntu 12.04 64x. I've found two things to be strange that I want to fix. To start, when I put the connection down to use mac changer I get ...
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problem with nam while simulating my first wireless project in ns2

I have no animator for my first wireless project. The terminal shows me the following messages while trying to simulate my wrls-aodv.tcl file. This is the message that I got ...
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how to install dwa-182 wireless ac1200 dual band usb adapter on a ubuntu 14.10 laptop [duplicate]

I did download the dwa-182 wireless ac1200 dual band usb adapter driver from the DLINK website for Revision C which is the revision for the dwa-182 that I have just bought. I tried to install this ...
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Ubuntu14.04/Mint17.1 Wirless issues, Randomly Disconnects [on hold]

I am currently experiencing a problem with both(32bit) Ubuntu 14.04 & Mint 17.1 wifi. After a fresh install I am able to view and connect to networks but receive no Internet when trying to browse ...
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14.04 LTS Ubuntu wifi stops working and disconnects after few minutes from rebooting

I installed ( ubuntu 14.4 ) 2 days ago (it's important to mention I'm still a beginner). On the first day my home WiFi worked fine, but on the second day and until now my WiFi stopped working and if ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: Software updater running automaticly?

This morning when I woke up the software updater wanted me to reboot and also the wireless connection was down (went down sometime during the night). How can this happen? I seem to remember that I ...
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Ubuntu 12.04: wireless mouse, cursor goes crazy, blinkering/slow and impossible to do anything

So i have this problem. When i put wired mouse, no problem. When i put the wireless mouse connection, then the mouse cursor goes crazy, blinkering, and moving slow and its impossible to do anything ...
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Can I use Wifi and cable (Ethernet) networking at same time?

I am on an intranet that is not connected to the internet and a wifi router with connection to the Internet. When am connected to the router, I can browse the Internet but cannot browse my LAN with my ...
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ap-hotspot cannot connect to android devices

I created a hotspot using ap-hotspot in my ubuntu 12.10. The created hotspot shows in my android phone but it get stucks in obtaining IP address.. How can I add an IP address?
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TL-WN881ND disconnects within a minute of use

New to ubuntu, need some help with wifi. I've gone through two TP-Link usb wifi adapters (AC600, 'archer', was never supported) and TL-WN727N (appears to have the newer chipset which is as of late ...
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Is there a log of the output of “bash install.sh [ ]” available for Ubuntu server?

Following the advice of someone on this site I attempted to update a wireless device driver with: bash install.sh [] which I ran while in sudo. The update didn't work and I'm wondering if some ...
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wifi hacking commands not working, airmon-ng not working ? [on hold]

im using a dell inspiron 15r 5537 laptop with win 8.1 x64 .I have installed vmware workstation 10 and created a virtual machine for Backtrack r5 3 ubuntu..i am having trouble with the wireless card. ...
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Cant connect to other networks

I have a HP laptop running Ubuntu. I was able to connect to my home wireless network without any problems. When I tried using it at work, I couldn't connect. I can click on the network desired, but ...
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use of eth0 and wlan0

I have a wlan 192.168.0.22 and an eth0 10.42.0.1 (below find details). I need to: route all request to 10.42.0.9 via eth0 (I have an arduino ethernet with this address) route all other request via ...
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How to install driver for TP-Link TL-WN722N on Ubuntu 14.04?

Hi I am new to Ubuntu and Linux. As I am developing a WiFi product, I want to capture the WiFi traffic wirelessly with Wireshark. Having some searching in the web, I know that I can do that with a USB ...
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Network manager auto-connect to wifi-network fails

Network manager (nm) does not auto-connect to a configured wifi-network (e.g. "net-a") after upgrade from 13.04 to 13.10. Before the upgrade nm auto-connected to the pre-configured wireless network ...
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Ubuntu on Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro (dual boot with Windows 8.1). Everything seems to work fine except wifi. I tried to follow some of the suggestions on the forum for similar issues ...
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How to fix gsm modem LTE connection lacking download?

I've recently bought ZTE MF820D USB GSM modem especially for the LTE feature, although that's the only mode I'm having problem with. EDGE and UMTS are working fine, but after a while the mode is ...
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ultra slow wifi or not working

So I just installed new ubuntu and I have usb antenna and on windows it was working good but now it says that its connected and internet works like in waves, sometimes its normal speed for about few ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wireless & Wired connection drops out

I noticed that a lot people has the same problem like me , I searched and tried many solutions which askubuntu users&others offered but it didn't work. Here's my wireless script output : ...
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Wifi wont connect on Xubuntu.

When I type in: rfkill list all I get that the wireless hardware is detected but I am not able to connect to any wireless Internet sorry if this is an easy fix, totally new at this.
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XPS 15 9530 Intel 7260 AC not working - hard blocked

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my XPS 15. It worked like a charm until yesterday when suddenly the Wifi did not work anymore. rfkill list shows that wifi is hard blocked. rfkill unblock all does not do ...
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Wireless on an acer aspire v5-571p does not work

My built in wireless card just isn't possible to switch on. I have run out of ideas to try to enable it or install the driver. When I run rfkill it shows no hard block and no soft block, I have been ...
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Yoga 2 13 (Not Pro) 'Bricked' WiFi

Stop! This isn't a duplicate - but it may also not be completely Ubuntu As described https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Linux-Discussion/Yoga-2-13-not-Pro-Linux-Warning/td-p/1491698 , trying to install ...
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Ubuntu hostapd/routing no Internet Access

i followed following tutorial (First One, manual) on how to get hostapd running on a ubuntu machine: How to setup an Access Point mode Wi-Fi Hotspot? Im running Mint 17 on my System and had to use an ...
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Can't enable the proprietary drivers for Broadcom BCM43142 wireless after installing Ubuntu 14.10? Offline package required?

I have installed the new Ubuntu 14.10 on my Dell Inspiron 3521. I was able to use my wifi in the Boot Live Stage and during the Installation phase by enabling the BroadCom BCM 43142 proprietary ...
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Centrino Advanced-N 6200 / Dell Studio 1569 Slow Internet

I'm hoping someone can help me here, it's a confusing problem. I've been having an issue with my wifi on my computer. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and my laptop is a Dell Studio 1569. What's weird is this ...
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How to make modprobe ideapad-lenovo permanent / run on startup (Ubuntu)? [duplicate]

I have an Ubuntu 14.10 installed on my Lenovo g40. Ever since I installed it I am having a problem with my wi-fi connection because it is disabled and I cant turn it on. The only solution I found so ...
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Can't see certain wireless networks

I'm having issues seeing specific WiFi networks. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04.1 on a late 2010 MacBook Air. At first I thought it was the internal wireless adapter so I bought a USB one but that didn't ...
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Unstable wifi problems with PAU06 usb internet and ubuntu 14.04

I'm using the Panda Wireless PAUD6 usb internet adapter and I'm having problems keeping a consistent connection. It seems to go out frequently and sometimes I have to remove the adapter and plug it ...
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ubuntu guest network issue

On my Mac host, in Virtualbox->Settings->Network, I chose Bridged Adapter and en1 Wi-Fi (Airport) interface, check marked Cable Connected. On the ubuntu guest, eth0 is assigned ip address in the same ...
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I can't install Broadcom driver on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

After installing Linux Ubuntu 14.04 on a new Lenovo V580c, I can't install Broadcom Wi-Fi adapter driver. After "Applying changes..." nothing happens. lspci -nn | grep 0280 03:00.0 Network ...
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Frequent disconnections with AWUS036H on Ubuntu 13.04

I'm having a problem with disconnections with my Alfa. I face the same problem on Linux Mint 15. On Windows though everything works perfect. $ iwconfig wlan2 IEEE 802.11bg ESSID:"OTE5D8A0C" ...
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No Internet, but Wifi connection after Update to Ubuntu 14.04 (64-bit) from 13.10

I updated recently to 14.04 from 13.10, everything seemed to work fine, but after the second reboot the system connects to the network, but no internet is working. I tried already plenty of solutions ...
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asus x550c wifi not working in ubuntu

I have ASUS X550C laptop i have installed ubuntu 14 but wifi is not working it is not showing wireless option in the network settings product: MT7630e 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter .plz help i ...
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Cannot Connect via Wireless Router, but can connect via Ethernet

Hope someone can help. I just installed Ubuntu 14.10. Everything is okay, except it does not recognize any wireless networks. I can connect with no problems via wired Ethernet. I did install " ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 can't detect wireless card

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on lenovo yoga 13. Previously my wireless was working correctly, but only after running a script to fix the wireless: cd /opt/rtl8723au-master make clean make sudo make ...
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When USB Wireless loses signal, all USB ports die

I've got a piece of junk access point/modem from our internet provider that every once in a while drops the signal. Maybe once an hour or so. It's an annoyance on my Windows machine, but it's killing ...
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issue with installing MS wifi drivers via ndisgtk

Current ubuntu drivers give me a intermediate connection, it will work for a random length of time than stop working though still showing connected. In my trouble shooting it says that I just need to ...
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Very slow, intermittent WiFi speeds with 14.04 and Intel PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh]

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on the harddisk of a Lenovo Y650 Ideapad laptop. The wireless adapter is an Intel PRO/Wireless 5100 AGN [Shiloh]. Initially I could not connect to any ...
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Wireless 5.0ghz not showing up in network options [on hold]

I recently installed a new Comcast modem/router combo. It is a dual band router with 2.4ghz and 5.0ghz options. I can connect to 2.4ghz but the option for the 5.0 is not showing up in my wireless ...
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Ubuntu 14.10 - Lenovo E420 - Wireless is not working

Earlier till ubuntu 14.04 the wireless was working for lenovo thinkpad E420, in ubuntu 14.10 it stopped working. Earlier for ubuntu 12.10 Modified /etc/modprobe.d/blacklist.conf and put an entry near ...