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How to setup 802.11n wireless card in ubuntu

I have installed ubuntu 9.10 on my laptop. It has a 802.11n wireless card. When I boot up to ubuntu, the wireless does not work. And if I connect to a wire network within ubuntu, it works. Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 wireless problem

I have a gateway NV74 with AR928X Wireless Network Adapter (PCI-Express) on Ubuntu 9.10. Wireless doesn't work that well, the connection is bad, and system disconnects itself often. Also, sometimes ...
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My Ubuntu Laptop Can't Connect to a Particular Wireless Network, while Windows Laptops do

The wireless on my Ubuntu works on all the other wireless networks. But on this university network it never forms a connection. But I can see the signal at 80% (indeed I see several signals at 80%, ...
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Ubuntu Belkin G Wireless connection problems

I am on Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic and have a Belkin G Wireless router with WPA2 Personal Security. Whenever I try to connect, it keeps prompting for the password over and over. Any ideas how to get the ...
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Why is there an auto-connect delay to a hidden wireless network - Ubuntu 9.10

I'm using Ubuntu 9.10 on a Lenovo T61 (in case that matters). Network Manager connects just fine to my hidden SSID, every time. Sometimes, though, it can take upwards of a minute or more to do it. ...
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Can't detect wireless networks, running ubuntu 9.10 on eeepc 1000he

I am running Ubuntu 9.10 on an ASUS eeepc 1000HE, and my wireless card, RaLink RT 2860, is failing to recognize any wireless networks. It was working fine this morning, until I accidentally hit Fn F2, ...
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How to install ZTE AC2726 on Karmic Koala

I just got a ZTE AC2726 wireless broadband device for my Karmic Koala but I am not able install it as the vendor has given drivers for Jaunty and not Karmic. How do I go about it?
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Why doesn't Ubuntu show my wireless device after updating the kernel?

After an kernel update Ubuntu doesn't show my wireless device. How can I fix this? I checked the syslogs and it says the following: 2010-02-16 19:25:39,913 WARNING: /sys/module/wl/drivers does not ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 broadcom 4312 off at boot

The card uses a momentary switch to turn on at and off and it doesn't work. I read that there is a way to have the card turn on by default on boot but I can't figure out how to do it. Any help is ...
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How to increase my network speed in Ubuntu

I am running Ubuntu 9.10 and I am experiencing some fairly dire internet speeds from the same connection that Windows machines have no issues with. All the help I have found online seems to be aimed ...
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How can I change my public IP address?

I'm looking for a way to change my public IP address. You know, the one that other websites see. I know what I'm looking for is basically a proxy server, but I don't want to use a proxy for 2 ...
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Problem with Lenovo x200s Wi-Fi under Ubuntu Karmic

I have just gotten my Lenovo X200s laptop, and I am installing Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic on it. The installation went through without a hitch, but I can't get my Wi-Fi to work. lspci | grep Network ...
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Ubuntu wireless->wired bridge

I'm having a lot of trouble trying to figure out how to connect to a wireless network on my ubuntu 9.10 laptop and have it act as a bridge to a LAN network. House Wifi router <-> laptop <-> ...
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Why do I regularily lose my wireless connection?

I use a wireless connection to access the Internet, and lately (since upgrading to ubuntu 9.10 karmic koala) it has started to be a pain in the ***. Every once in a while (loosing count at the end of ...
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Ubuntu 9.10 freezes up when setting an AP from a USB dongle with issl3887

i'm trying to setup a Wireles Access Point with my Z-com Sitecom WL-125 WiFi USB dongle, which dmesg tells me has a isl3887 (p54) chipset. I have carefully followed the guides that describe how to set ...
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wifi card not detected in Karmic Koala

Hey, I just got a new laptop (Thinkpad W500) and installed Kubuntu Karmic Koala on it and it seems it doesn't detect my wifi card at all, which is a Thinkpad wifi bgn( Realtek 8172 chipset). Any help ...