WiFi FAILURE To CONNECT: Linksys BCM4303

Fellow Linux Groupies,Being this is my first post to the group, please pardon my ignorance of any protocols or procedures here. Having built and worked on PCs for many years, in the past I’ve always been able to solve my own problems by trolling through forums like this one, at least until now. Ove ...

Ubuntu Ndiswrapper Installed, But No Wifi Search?

Im new To this Forum, and Im really excited about using Linux and this forum is the perfect place for me :DIm having a problem though.Im using a Broadcom Corporation BCM4311 802.11b/g WLAN So i followed this Tutorial.. http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=760568The Driver is the correct one, and ...

Intel wifi 5100 AGN + Oracle Enterprise Linux=no internet/network connection

i have installed oracle enterprise linux 5.3, and my laptop has intel wifi 5100 wireless card which is not active.i have tried ndiswrapper 1.54 everything was installed fine,,,,when i type "ndiswrapper -l"...it displays device present,,,but still my wireless card is not active,,,although i ...

DISABLE Wifi on Start Up Ubuntu 10.10 32bit

Ive wiped my Toshiba NB500 of 7 Starter and installed 10.10 and now I've lost my ability to turn off my wireless radio!!There's plenty and plenty of posts to enable wireless but for me its different, my wifi light is switching on as soon as I boot the netbook and it immediately scans for wifi.When 7 ...

Ubuntu WiFi FAILURE To CONNECT: Linksys BCM4303

Fellow Linux Groupies,Being this is my first post to the group, please pardon my ignorance of any protocols or procedures here. Having built and worked on PCs for many years, in the past I’ve always been able to solve my own problems by trolling through forums like this one, at least until now. Ove ...

Ubuntu Lucid Lynx 10.04 - No Wifi Connection

Hello, I have installed XUbuntu 10.04 but cannot connect to WiFi.Here is what I know so far:Hardware and Software configuration:Compaq Presario 2100USXUbuntu 10.04 (installed Dec. 2010 from Live CD dated Oct. 2010)Kernel 2.6.32-21-genericGnome 2.30RAM Memory: 938.7 MiBProcessor: CeleronDisk ...

Ubuntu Wifi scan problem

I have a problem connecting to my AP as it is NOT scanned on one of my installations.Both installations run Karmic ::~$ cat /etc/lsb-releaseDISTRIB_ID=UbuntuDISTRIB_RELEASE=9.10DISTRIB_CODENAME=karmicDISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu 9.10"The dongle is a RTL8187L, it works fine.:~$ lsusbBus 001 ...

Ubuntu wifi connect script

i'm not sure if this is the correct place to put this in. i wrote a script for connecting to a wifi network. it allows for WPA encryption, though i've only tested it with WPA 1. it doesn't allow for ad-hoc systems, since i've never managed to manually connect to one.if people had some free time to t ...

Ubuntu WiFi Dongle Hangs the Computer

I have been working all afternoon on this and could not find a solution on my own.This happens on an old IBM ThinkPad laptop. It was running Jaunty up until last night, when I upgraded to Karmic. With Jaunty, I could use my WiFi dongle, but it would hang from time to time. Now, with Karmic, it alway ...

Ubuntu wminput blocks wifi connection

I'm having a strange problem with the wiimote input program wminput. I have a Dell Vostro 1400 with built-in wifi and bluetooth, and I've never had this problem before. But a few days ago I found that whenever my wiimote was connected (usually I use it for Boxee), I couldn't connect to any wireless ...

Ubuntu ? scanning mode with wifi-atheros

For a new user I find my way around Ubuntu pretty well. There is a couple of problems that I have not been able to solve. I am trying to get Wireshark up an running by using the command gksudo. It scans only my own network. I think I am running mad-wifi with a atheros driver but I have not figured o ...

Ubuntu WIFI freezes hardy

SOLVED!!! Thanks to a fresh install (...) and this excellent guide: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=5390603&posted=1#post5390603I have been trying random forumsolutions (mad wifi, all kind of atheros drivers etc. etc. ) for two months now, and I am fed up: I can't get the atheros card i ...

Ubuntu WIFI connection with STATIC IP on interface(Proffessionals help please)

Here is the exact concept of the problem:I have a PC having a wired interface which is connected to internet by an ADSL modem configured to obtain IP address from a DHCP server, and 8.04 hardy is installed and properly configured and is using the internet without problem, the second interface is a D ...

Ubuntu wifi help needed please

I managed to get my wifi card working/reconized. I have 3 computers win xp w/lynksys router; win 2000 laptop with trendnet wifi card; and ubuntu laptop w/trendnet wificard. the win 2000 laptop sees and connects to my router w/no problems. the ubuntu, in terminal after iwlist scan, will see the route ...

Ubuntu wifi again but not a real problem

once I install the windows drivers through ndisgtk for my broadcomm 4318, I can do iwlist wlan0 scan and it scans for networks and such. it also shows up in the graphical connection manager.the trouble is that whenever I restart my system, my wifi card dissapepars from the connection manager. ndisgt ...

Ubuntu Need help getting wifi card working

Greetings everyone.I have just recently bought a new laptop, and after installing Ubuntu 7.10((for 64bit) on it, tried to begin the rest of the setup. Everything is now working as it should, except for my WiFi card.Linux list this as an Atheros 5006EG, however in Vista is was shown as an Atheros 500 ...

Ubuntu Problems with WIFI encryption modes, Netgear WG111

Guys,I've followed the following instructions on getting my Wifi Card recognized in ubuntu.http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=56346&highlight=wg111https://wiki.ubuntu.com/WiFiHowtohttps://wiki.ubuntu.com//SetupNdiswrapperHowtoNdiswrapper instructions worked. The card is recognized, the Win ...

Ubuntu Linksys USB wifi dongle -- cannot see router

I am having trouble connecting to my router using my USB dongle. I have confirmed that the driver has loaded (although my model isn't listed - I have a USB 802.11B 2.8; however, lshw reports that I am using the atmel driver, like the v2.6 sibling of the dongle.)I have tried scans using both wifi-rad ...

Ubuntu Issues with Broadcom/Dell WiFi card and LEAP: Help

Apologies for yet another WiFi issues thread, but I couldn't find anything on my problem in repeated searches of the board and Wiki. I have 5.10 installed on a Dell Inspiron 5150. According to Dell's online configurator thing, it has a Dell Truemobile 1350 b/g internal wireless card. From previous e ...

Ubuntu wm8650

first post and need a little information ;-) sry if i put it wrongi want a netbook i could take to work for just downloading with the ethernet support. you know the netbook with an external hdd and thats all. on the net i found this: http://cgi.ebay.com/7-Mini-Laptop-WIFI-Min-Android-2-2-VIA-WM8650- ...

configure USB/Wifi on with Debian

I'm using Debian 3 with kernel 2.6.10I've an USB Wifi adapter to connect to my lan (uses the atmel chip).Could someone tell me how to configure it, the driver to use... ? FYI : I'm new to Linux...If your answer could be detailed it could help a lot ...

Linux and Wifi

I'm running Debial Sarge, and have an Intel 2200BG wifi card. How do I get it to work so I can go online by connecting to my wireless router? ...

Ubuntu Slow WIFI connection

I'm very new to Ubuntu. Last week I upgraded to Ubuntu 11.04 from 10.10. I noticed that the wifi connection is very slow. I don't think I have the right driver. I got a Linksys usb. I'm willing to take any suggestion. ...

Ubuntu wifi says its connected but wont let me do anything

so i just installed ubuntu 10.04 lts and connected to my wifi router, it worked just fine for about 10 minutes and then quit loading any web pages, so i checked to make sure it was still connected and it is, still has ip adress still shows connected. yet i cant even log into the router because it wo ...

Ubuntu Wifi not connecting

So, i just installed ubuntu 10.04 on my macbook 2,1. Everything works just fine except for the wifi. The wifi seems to be working since i can see the drop down menu with the different wireless networks. The only issue is when i choose the one i want. It goes for a while as though its connecting and ...

Ubuntu best wifi card n software for site suveys

what is the best wifi card(easiest to configure) and software for ubuntu to do site surveys ...

Ubuntu Need wifi help!!

guy/gals! I'm brand new to Ubuntu and I tried connecting my laptop to my wifi but no luck it says my card is off. Yet my wired connections works perfectly. I'm using an Hp Pavilion zd8000 if that makes a difference. ...

Ubuntu installed 11.04 and now wifi doesn't work - Dell Vostro 1500

I have a Dell Vostro 1500 I installed 10.10 because of massive issues in the past and it fixed them all. Among those issues was that my WIFI didn't work.I got a notice that an upgrade was available so I figured, "why not?" It took FOREVER (about 9 hours) but when it was done I was looking ...

Ubuntu wifi and wired connetion

I need to share my wifi whit my other computer what dont have wifi anten. I need to make my laptop to share the wifi what I am connected to whit another computer whit wired connection. I have configured auto eth but when I plug the internet cabble whit my laptop then the wiffi connection get lost ho ...

Woo Hoo wifi working

Just wanted to say a big thankyou to this forum for helping me through my intro to linux, i have now settled with UBUNTU as i have found this ideal for a newbee, so much so that my wifi wireless card on my p4 advent laptop worked first time which after reading some experiences on here surprised me!! ...

Ubuntu WiFi Connection Problem in Compaq CQ60-615DX Laptop

Recently I have install Kubuntu 11.04 in my Laptop (Compaq CQ60-615DX Notebook) .I Can manage a Wired Connection But I Can't Get my WiFi Connection.my ifconfig Response :eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:26:2d:be:7b:54 UP BROADCAST MULTICAST MTU:1500 Metric:1RX packets:0 errors:0 dropped:0 overruns ...

Questions: about repos & wifi

i'm trying to get my wifi card to work (atheros). i've added the info i needed to in /etc/network/interfaces. i tried to install madwifi-tools with apt-get but was unsuccesful because apt says it can't find the package. ...

ubuntu 11.04 wifi problem!!!!!{HUGE PROBLEM]

iam pretty new to ubuntu about 2 months back i dual booted my laptop with windows 7 and ubuntu 10.10... my pc config are..Acer aspire i5 and gb ram....everything was fine including THE WIFI WHICH AUTOMATICALLY CONFIGURED ITSELF IN UBUNTU 11.04 THE PROBLEM IS ABOUT 2 DAYS BACK I UPDATED IT TO UBUNTU ...

Ubuntu Wifi networking not working

Since i have upgraded from 10.10 to 11.04 my wifi/wireless ntworking did not work, i installed ubuntu natty again (fresh install) now i can see the option enable wireless but as long as i install the sta broadcom driver it would hide the "enable wireless" option and no wifi network can be ...

No wifi after fresh ubuntu 11.04 install, presario C500

Is anybody else having issues with wifi drivers after installing ubuntu 11.04??I've done a fresh install and have the additional driver activated for broadcom but can't seem to get the wifi to work- no blue light on wifi connect button.I'm using a Compaq C500This package contains Broadcom 802.11 Lin ...

Ubuntu Howto share internet connection via WiFi

Hey, I'm new to ubuntu. I have established an internet connection through Modem, with a cable. Now, I need to share the internet over wifi, so that my friend can also use the internet in his laptop. He uses windows 7 (if it's necessary). Please, give me a suggestion how to do it. I would be grateful ...

Ubuntu I forgot my WiFi connection

I hope you can help me. I am setting up a WiFi for my E-Reader and I forgot the key and password. Last year I set it up on my laptop. Can I access the setting I used? How do I undo the *****? ...

Ubuntu Wifi switch on

For some unknown reason I had a catastrophic failure of Ubuntu and was obliged to reload 10.10.Before the failure the wifi on my Compaq laptop started up without fail but since doing the reload the wifi doesn't switch on.When I do the alternative boot into Windows XP the wifi comes on at once.Help ! ...

Broadcom WiFi Network Problems

Debian users. I installed a wifi pci card in my sidux linux pc and installed the b43xx driver. Linux sees the Broadcom Corporation BCM4318 [AirForce One 54g] 802.11g Wireless LAN but I can not connect to the internet via my Belkin 54g wifi router. I think I have the settings all messed up using a pr ...

Installing drivers for intel 3945 wifi card

I installed Debian about a week about and have been playing around trying to set up wifi ever since. My problem is that linux does not see my wireless device:Intel Pro 3945 (built in)I've installed the drivers time and again. I have even installed newer versions but to no avail. When I go to the net ...

wifi bridge to local network

I need help creating a bridge from my wifi connection to my local network.that is to sayInternet >> WiFi >> MyBox >> Local Networkdont know if it matters but im running debian lenny.My wifi is unprottected(no WEP,WPA,VPN or anything like that just to keep it simple for now, but if ...

curious about differences/similarities of bluetooth & wifi

I am (hopefully) getting a pda for graduation that is bluetooth enabled, & was hoping to get it wireless internet access for my house so I could get online. The problem is, I don't know if that's what bluetooth was made for, or what kind of 'instrument' I need for it to be able to access the int ...

Ubuntu Realtek RTL8191SE - WiFi keeps dropping every few minutes...

I have just installed Ubuntu 10.10 on my Toshiba Satellite a505-s6033. It has a Realtek RTL 8191se WiFi Card and yesterday, first day after installation everything ran fine and like a charm.Today, every 5 - 15 minutes my internet goes poof (all my other devices, other laptop, iPhone, etc. stay onlin ...

Merge Scans

I get loads of merge scans in my access plans ... This causes sorts leading to slow response and excessive CPU Utilization Are there any generic tips/techniques to avoid Merge Scans ? BTW, this is DB2 V8 on AIX ...

Slow wifi...

I am running Lenny and XFCE as my desktop, but whether I am using XFCE or Gnome my WIFI is super slow. Pages take for ever to load. But this only happens sometimes. Its like 50/50...I am using a Dlink DWL-G630 (my encryption is WPA) which Debian picked up on its own I didnt need to do anything. Any ...

Ubuntu Conky (battery and wifi bar)

I install conky yesterday, found a really nice theme, copy, paste and did some editing, clear some things and added audacious to show what track is play and output-length, got the bars (down and up load) finally working after trail and error but cannot get the battery or wifi bar to work. So i'm her ...

Ubuntu Freezes on battery when WiFi On

Ubuntu 10.10Asus K40IECPU - 2.1GHzRAM - 2GBBIOS - Latestubuntu freezes when i unplug the A/C power. after a lot of testing i figured it happens because of the WiFi. if i turn of the WiFi quickly with the hotkey right after i unplug the A/C or before unplugging, ubuntu works fine in battery mode. so ...

Ubuntu Wifi Radar for Xbuntu 9.10?

Hello. I'm new to Linux. I just installed Xbuntu this morning. I downloaded Wifi Radar but I cannot install it because it's not designed for Xbuntu. Can anyone tell me where can I download Wifi Radar for Xbuntu please? ...

mad wifi access point

I am having problems with a mad wifi access point, I am not running hostap at this time. I can connect to the ap from my clients but I can't surf, I am bringing up ath0 manually also entering my essid via iwconfig for ath0 manually.Linux version 2.6.18-6-amd64 (Debian 2.6.18.dfsg.1-22etch2) (gcc ver ...

Downloading and installing drivers of wifi and bluetooth in debian amd64

I have a Lenovo G450 Laptop. I have installed Debian amd64 in it. But the ethernet card (Broadcom netlink), blue tooth and Wifi (Broadcom 802.11g) are not taken by the system. Where I will get the drivers and how I can install them? ...