Shortning of Wireless Protected Access, form of security for wireless networks.

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Can't use WiFi on Ubuntu Server 14.04 even though it appears to be connected

I've configured the WiFi SSID and key through /etc/network/interfaces as shown below: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto wlan0 iface wlan0 inet dhcp wpa-ssid MYWIFINAME wpa-ap-scan 1 wpa-key-mgmt ...
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Wifi P2P wpa_supplicant - failed to create p2p device interface

I'm trying to configure wifi p2p connection with ubuntu, but I have some issues. In particular I followed this guide and this one Almost everything seems ok, but when I lunch the command: sudo ...
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14.04 Atheros AR5B93 reaver-wps Failed?

http://paste.ubuntu.com/12321843/ what is wrong MY test router (dlink) WPA code " WARNING Failed to associate with XX:XX:XX:XX:XX:XX (ESSID: (null))"
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how to connect to a wifi (wpa/wpa2) in ubuntu server 14.04 [duplicate]

I just isntalle ubuntu server 14.04.2, in the installation process i could easily choose the network name from a list and typed the password. After the installation i saw that Im not connected to the ...
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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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Cisco Aironet 350 WPA firmware

Im trying to get a Cisco Aironet 350 WLAN card to work with Kubuntu 12.04. My wireless AP uses WPA for its security. How do i go about updating firmware for this card? EDIT: Before i start i should ...
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cannot connect to wpa2/wpa enterprise withou tcertificate [duplicate]

i have already talked to the network administrater and they do not have/require a certificate to log into the server. however it keeps having a infinate loop asking for a certificate and my ...
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Connnecting to WPA Through Terminal Edimax ew-7811un error ioctl[SIOCSIWENCODEEXT]: Invalid argument

I've been trying to learn how to connect to my WPA secured wireless router for a while and no matter how much I research I can not find the fix for this error. I get the error(ioctl[SIOCSIWENCODEEXT]: ...
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Internet connection problem - Broadcom + Lenovo Ideapad + Ubuntu 14.04

I'm new to Linux/Ubuntu, and I'd like some help with setting up wifi with it. I have a broadcom wireless router (Broadcom Corporation BCM4312). This is the config: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet ...
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WPA_GUI only works as root

WPA_gui will only work if I run it as root. I know I need to change its permissions but I cannot figure out where or to what. I have tried adding the user to the NetDev group but that did not work. ...
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Xubuntu 13.10 And Ubuntu 13.10 both show WPA Supplicant error?

Why am I getting this error. How do I fix it? sudo lshw -C network *-network description: Wireless interface product: AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter vendor: ...
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Is there a way to make Ubuntu “forget” a network connection? [duplicate]

Is there a file or something that holds the data for the internet connections?
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Generating WPA/WPA2 Key in linux bash?

How can I generate a new random wpa/wap2 key in the linux terminal? I tried pwgen but this is not generating hexadecimal values.
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Wireless router crashes when connecting from Ubuntu only

I bought an Acer M3-481. I am running 12.04 64 Bit with an Atheros Wifi Module. My WLAN router to which I'm trying to connect to is a Thomson TWG850 device. It seems that this device crashes every ...
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Unable to use WPA security when using laptop as hotspot with an Intel 3945ABG

When I use my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04 as hotspot, I am only allowed to use WEP security instead of WPA. I dual boot Ubuntu with Windows on this laptop and when I use Windows to create the ...
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How do I connect to a WPA wifi network using the command line?

So basically, I'd like to use iwconfig to connect to my wifi network when I'm not inside X. But I just don't see a way to do it in the man page. Any idea?