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How to implement monitor mode in Client wifi adapter's driver?

I recently found that Windows provide support for monitor mode in NDIS(Network Driver Interface Specifications) but our wifi chipset manufacturer does not implement it in their drivers. So even if ...
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Windows 8 - Wifi option gone from connection options. Can connect via Physical Connection only

I don't see any Wifi option in Windows > PC Settings: No Wifi Option in Network And Sharing Center: I Uninstalled and Reinstalled Ralink Wifi Drivers, its showing up as installed in Control ...
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I installed a fresh windows 7 now no driver and unable to detect pendrive

I installed a fresh windows 7 on HP laptop, now no driver, no internet connection and unable to detect pendrive. Please help.
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I think WLAN autoconfig can't find my wireless adapter

I have tried everything. The driver is installed and working but it won't show in network connections. WLAN autoconfig says everything is fine but it won't turn on the adapter.
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Qualcomm Atheros AR5B97 Wireless network Adapter not detected in network and sharing center

I tried to rollback my network adapter driver but it failed. The next day my driver is still installed and I can see it in the device manager but I can't see it in Windows network and sharing center. ...
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Windows 10 Pro Wifi card on laptop Lenovo Z580 loses connection intermittently

I have a Lenovo Z580. I have got its hinges repaired from a local repair guy. It has also fallen once but everything works. The problem I have been facing lately is that my Wireless Card doesn't stay ...
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Wifi adapter not working Kali linux

I have searched alot and everywhere the issues are with the kali os ran through virtual machines. I have installed Kali linux latest version 2016.1 on my laptop. And its the single os on my laptop, ...
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In what layer does the logic for choosing a wifi channel reside?

Is this logic contained in the driver software, or is it implemented somewhere in the hardware of the network card.
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Why I can´t change the wifi card

it´s a HP Mini 110 (netbook). It has Trisquel 7 installed, Ubuntu 14.04 based and 100% free software, and the wifi card is not supported by it. So I bought another one, but when turning it on a ...
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Which folder does Windows 10 store the wi-fi drivers?

Yesterday my Wi-Fi Adapter suddenly disappeared from the taskbar icon. I was unable to connect my laptop even after several restarts and various attempts. I then opened Settings to find that the "Wi-...
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Is it possible to improve Wi-Fi speed by connecting to the same Wi-Fi AP with two separate cards?

I have a weak connection and I have an antenna Wi-Fi card. Is it possible to get an improvement in speed if I connect both cards to the AP at the same time?
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Wi-Fi & Bluetooth drivers for Dell Inspiron 1564 for Fedora 23

I recently installed Fedora 23 on my Dell Inspiron 1564 but even after updating whole system (sudo -y install update) Wi-Fi is not working. How to install Wi-Fi & Bluetooth drivers for Fedora 23 ...
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Use both antennas, Intel Dual Band Wireless - AC 7260 [7260HMW]

I just got the following wifi adapter: Intel Dual Band Wireless - AC 7260 [7260HMW] https://amzn.com/B00HJCBV64 It has inputs for two antennas, but no matter what I do the second input does not work. ...
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What do I need to look at to when getting a wifi adaptor to get my ubuntu desktop on wifi? [migrated]

I have a ubuntu desktop that has always connected to the network via ethernet. It's simple - eth0 is there in ifconfig, I run dhclient eth0, and I'm good to go. It's been this way for ages. Due to ...
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packet loss. how to resolve this?

how to find out the packet loss? when the router is transmitting the packets of data to destination. If the destination will not receive the ex-tact transmitted packets there will be loose of data. ...
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Disable Upon Wired Connect doesn't disconnect WiFi when connecting to wired network

The Broadcom drivers of my wireless card have a nice feature "Disable Upon Wired Connect" which worked fine previously. It suddenly stopped working and as a result I am connect to both wired and ...
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Dell XPS 9550 installing wifi adapter driver

I installed CentOS 7 On Dell XPS 15 9550 but WiFi adapter doesn't work. How can I install the drivers? I read that the solution is upgrade kernel to 4.2. How can I upgrade it without Internet ...
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Wireless Driver not working

Please, after the upgrade to windows 10 from windows 7, I found out that my WiFi wasn't working anymore then I checked the WiFi driver and found out it wasn't working properly, I have no connection to ...
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How Can I completely prevent internet acess from my laptop [closed]

Is there a way to completely prevent internet access from my laptop I mean even if someone tried to connect the internet he will not be able unless using external data from a flash memory or a ...
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Debian Testing, iwlwifi-7260 issue

I'm trying to install Debian Testing but I'm actually stuck in the wifi configuration. It asks for: iwlwifi-7260-13.ucode iwlwifi-7260-14.ucode iwlwifi-7260-15.ucode iwlwifi-7260-16.ucode iwlwifi-...
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Windows 10 Wifi can't connect

This seems to be a common problem on some of the Win 10 running PC's. Overview After upgrading to Windows 10 through a clean install, I was using my Asus x200 ma (a netbook probably made for surfing ...
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wifi driver fails to load firmware on kernel 4.6.0-rc2

Distro - Ubuntu-14.04. For development purposes I built and installed 4.6.0-rc2 kernel. All works well except wifi: % dmesg ... [ 9.092503] Intel(R) Wireless WiFi driver for Linux [ 9.092506] ...
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WiFi card not detected by Windows first time after restarting from Ubuntu in dual-boot

The following is my setup: Asus K551LN i5 laptop (dual boot), Windows 10 Home (fast startup disabled), Ubuntu 15.10 amd64 (dual boot) This laptop has the MediaTek MT7630E wifi card for which the ...
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Too many Deauthenticated Reason 2 messages - Debian Jessie - WiFi

I have a embedded device running Debian Jessie Kernel 3.14.60 and have 2 WiFi chips on it: wlan0 - Intel 5100 with iwlwifi-5000 driver wlan1 - RealTek 8812au When both the WiFi's are connected to an ...
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wireless adapter keeps disconnecting on ubuntu 15.10

I have ubuntu 15.10 os on my laptop, after doing an upgrade from 15.04. my problem is with the network adapter, I'm using a alpha wifi usb adapter, it was working perfectly with ubuntu 15.04 after ...
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How to install wifi card in parrot security OS

I just installed 'Parrot Security OS' on my computer. After installation I am not able to access WI-FI . There is no WI-FI option at all. I am currently using HP pavilion 15-p206tx laptop, which is ...
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Crtical issue with Wi-Fi

I connect to Wi-Fi flawlessly and for a while it works perfectly, but with some period of time it starts saying that I'm connected to Wi-Fi spot with no internet connection. If I'll try to disconnect ...
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Linux Mint 17.3 wifi keeps disconnecting

As title says my wifi connection keeps dropping, sometimes after 10 minutes, sometimes after a few hours after connecting. I have searched for the solution and looks like it's the common problem on ...
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hostapd cannot set channel for Kernel driver

I try to setup a Raspberry Pi as a router following the tutorial given here. OS is Raspbian. ifconfig gives: eth0 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr b8:27:eb:b2:e9:eb inet addr:192.168.178.46 ...
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Cannot install MediaTek MT7610U (RT2860) driver

I tried following the instructions of another question here: How to install MediaTek MT7610U (RT2860) driver but unfortunately even the first step fails. Let me step back a bit: OS: Ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Samsung Book 9 Pro Network Adapter causing BSOD when waking from sleep

Firstly, this is my first post here. Apologies if this isn't the best place to ask this question. I bought a new Samsung book 9 pro in January and it's a fantastic laptop apart from one problem. When ...
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Laptop doesn't connect to WiFi if it has less than 5 bars

So I've had this issue with my laptop's network card (Ralink RT3290) where everyone around me can get on the WiFi that's not that far away while I can't because I have less than 5 bars of reception. ...
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Is now Linux Mint fully supported on Lenovo G50-80?

Here is the computer I'd like to buy: Lenovo g50-80 I5 5200U AMD Radeon m5 330 I've no idea on what kind of WiFi chipset it has. Here someone has not find the driver for WiFi : http://...
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Acer Aspire V5 wifi connection drops & proximity issue

I am having a weird problem on Windows 10 with my wireless adapter recently. My wifi connections perform very poorly when my laptop is not in line-of-sight with the router. As soon as there is ...
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Cannot find 5ghz wifi with new driver

I accidentally removed my old Wi-Fi driver, so I had to install a new one, but the new one does not find 5GHz. My previous driver did. The laptop model is Asus K73S. The new driver I have installed ...
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Asus laptop wifi led not lighting

Last week i bought asus x555lb laptop and installed windows 10. And saw, that wifi led is off, it light up only then I turn on air plane mode. All drivers from asus web site are installed. On my ...
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rt2870.o/rt2870.ko USB wireless adapter installation

I am using the latest version of Parrot Linux. i want to install/use a nano adapter (802.11n) USB. ModelName: =========== RT2870 Wireless Lan Linux Driver Driver lName: =========== rt2870.o/rt2870....
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Weird Wifi Issue in Windows

I have a laptop. Formerly, it had only Windows installed (all worked fine). Then I formated the PC and now I dual boot Ubuntu 14.04.3 with Windows 10, and now I have a problem with wifi in Windows: ...
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Wfi wont connect to the internet after hardisk replacement

Im using a HP probook 6460b and my hdd died so i got a replacement hdd and reinstalled windows and drivers manually but the wifi can connect to a network but not the internet
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Each restart on Windows 10 causes limited connectivity in WiFi

I have a Lenovo Windows 10 with Intel(R) Dual Band Wireless-AC 7265. It was working with Windows 8.1, but the following happened after upgrade: After coming from vacation, I tried to use our WiFi and ...
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How to install TP-Link TL-WN723N on Kali Linux(VMWARE)?

I downloaded the driver from TP-Link website but I don't understand their guide it is included with the driver can anyone help me out ? Here is the driver link: http://www.tp-link.com/res/down/soft/...
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DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE and wifi doesn't work

My laptop will connect to the wifi just fine wherever for a few weeks and then for a week of so, it will rarely connect. I have an HP so I use the HP support assistant and it will reset a Realtek ...
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Why WiFi drivers carry firmware with them?

Why do linux kernel modules for wireless LANs have 'device firmware'accompanying them while other driver modules don't seem to carry a copy of the firmware with them? Edit: I've been informed that ...
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WiFi module on Lenovo S110 seems to be defective

I have been using this laptop for a bit more than a year (I bought it new - not used before). I installed Fedora 20, and it was working. Sometimes WiFi just disconnected and I connected again. That ...
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Installing AC-7265 wireless drivers on existing ESXI 6 server

I have an Intel NUC5i5RYH with an embedded Intel AC-7265 dual band wireless card. My issue is that ESXI can only see the ethernet NIC whereas I want it to run on the wireless card. VMWare uses .vib ...
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WiFi Adapter software has bugs in Windows 10

If I am connected to one WiFi network and instead of shutting down the system, I lock it and travel to my home and then try to connect to the home WiFi network, it does not connect with it. To solve ...
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Can I change the Wi-Fi adapter on my Dell Inspiron 15 3542 to get a 5GHz Wi-Fi connection?

I own an Dell Inspiron 15 3542 laptop, which does not support the 5GHz Wi-Fi bandwidth. I want to know if I can change the wireless adapter to a WLAN 802.11AC so that my laptop can connect to a 5GHz ...
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Windows 10 pro wifi not working even after few deletion from registry (as instructed)

Just upgraded from windows 7 to windows 10 pro and now my wifi doesn't seems to be working. So, as instructed from microsoft/support, that few commands will ease out from this issue. So i did start ...
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Alternative driver for TP Link WiFi card

I have just bought a TP Link wifi card TL-WN851ND and the drivers which have come with it crash my Windows 7 At the start up screen. Does anyone know of any alternative drivers I can use or where I ...
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Debian 8.2 with Kernel 4.2 on Dell XPS 13 9343

I followed the guide at https://wiki.debian.org/InstallingDebianOn/Dell/Dell%20XPS%2013%209343 and managed to make everything work. (I installed an extra package for Wi-Fi afterward.) Then I ...