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Enterprise laptop doesn't recognize WiFi

My cousin is using an enterprise laptop for home work, but for some reason she can't connect to her home WiFi. The laptop isn't able to detect any WiFi networks, although she used to be able to detect ...
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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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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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Windows 10 crashing when connecting to Internet

I just successfully installed a Windows 10 preview (build 10130) alongside Linux Mint on an old xp machine. I also installed the drivers for my netgear WLAN1100 adapter so I could connect to the ...
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Wireless dongle driver don't work(Debian)

I have a WiFi dongle that said to support GNU/Linux, however no drivers were found on the CD, after hours of research i found this https://wiki.debian.org/rt2800usb and installed the driver, I'm ...
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List of wifi-devices that are able to serve ad-hoc and access point simultaneously

I would like to create a client wlan (infrastructure mode) and connect to an ad-hoc network at the same time with only one wifi adapter. Most adapters in laptops and usb-sticks cannot serve both at ...
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cannot connect to wifi network

I have a problem with conecting to my wifi. I see my wifi, but when i am trying to connect to it- i write the password and the password-window pop up again like the password is wrong (but it is good, ...
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How is a wireless network presented to an operating system?

I am wondering how is a wireless network presented to an operating system. If I'm not mistaken, Wi-Fi (802.11) is only the Physical layer of the OSI model. This means that, one layer up, we're ...
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Edimax EW-7822UAC - Cannot get it working on my ArchLinux Server

I cannot seem to get this new USB device running on my server sudo make install says user@home rtl8812AU_8821AU_linux_v4.2.2_7502.20130517]$ make install install -p -m 644 8812au.ko /lib/...
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Wireless disabled on 12.10 Macbook pro 7.1

I have a Mac book pro 7,1 and triple booted it by (OSX10.6,Windows7,Ubuntu12.10) every 3 OS boots normally and everything is ok. Just Ubuntu does not recognize my Wireless According to this I should ...
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Intel(R) WiFi Link 5100 AGN disconnects intermittently in Windows 8

Since I have migrated from Windows 7 to Windows 8, my WiFi connection has been a nightmare. The disconnection occurs a lot of times, intermittently. I am going to contact Intel since I think ...
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KVM USB Passthrough and Zydas usb wireless adapter: device or resource busy

i'm tring to setup a kernel testing virtualmachine for a 80211 module. i start my machine with this command: kvm -m 512 -net nic -net vde -usb -usbdevice host:0ace:1215 ktesting.img i set up a ...
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how can I let crunchbang use my wlan board?

I recently put #!, a linux distro based on Debian, on my computer. All the installation process was OK, but finally, when I switched it on, I saw there wasn't written anything about the WiFi ...
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WiFi connection is -always- limited connectivity for every network/router

I have a Lenovo v570 with a Centrino Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150 card and running windows 7 home premium 64bit. Every time I connect to a wireless network it says connection unsuccessful, and that I have ...
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Intel Proset/Wireless Software fails to install

I have a samsung laptop with window 7 Home Premium. I wanted to update my WiFi driver coz previous version get corrupted. I downloaded the Intel Proset/Wireless Software 15.0.0.75 from Samsung website....
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Dell XPS L502x wireless error after resume on 3.0.0-16-generic kernel

Ubuntu 11.10 64bit, 3.0.0-16 kernel on Dell XPS L502x has strange problem with integrated Intel Wireless card (Intel(R) Centrino(R) Wireless-N 1030 BGN, REV=0xB0) or iwlagn drivers. After suspend and ...
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Is my WiFi card broken

I got one Intel ATOM mini laptop without any brand name, this was sample from China(looks a lot like an Acer Aspire One). Until a day or two ago it was on WinXp an WiFi card worked well and I was able ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Toshiba Satellite L655 always shows Limited access when connected to Wifi

My Toshiba Laptop Satellite L655-1HE is always showing Limited when I connect to wifi in my windows 8.1. And i am not able to connect to internet. I downloaded almost all drivers in net. As of now I ...
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client mode and AP mode in Intel Wireless-AC 7260HMW Wi-Fi card

I have an Intel Wireless-AC 7260HMW Wi-Fi card and from its spec, I should be able to configure it to AP mode (Access Point) and client mode simultaneously. Currently I can configure it to the client ...
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why aren't any alpha adapters windows 8 and kali linux compatible?

I did some research and almost every wifi adapter I found that is compatible with Kali works with Windows 7 and before. Does Windows 8 not allow Kali compatible wifi adapters?
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No WIFI Card found

My PC doesn't detect my wifi card, since I put it in sleep mode. I use a USB dongle and it works juste fine, but it's like I don't have a WIFI card anymore. It does not appear in the device manager as ...
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Wifi device is not showing up in device manager after installing windows 8

Hi I have an Asus x55A laptop. My wifi was working fine till I installed new windows and now I am unable to see the device for wifi. I have installed other drivers like HD graphics etc. But ther's no ...
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Network card driver not installed

I recently installed windows 8.1 on my Dell Inspiron 14(3421) but now I can't see any wifi networks on my network list. Simply, there is no wifi now. But, I can connect to the internet via Ethernet ...
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Is it possible for WiFi adapter to degrade?

Recently i've started to get high package loss ratio while connecting to the internet on my laptop via WiFi adapter. I made following experiment: my laptop and laptop of my friend were on the same ...
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Confused about bluetooth and WiFi drivers for my Dell notebook

I'm quite confused what I need to install on my Notebook - It's a Dell Inspiron 17R SE 7720 but I think that doesn't matter much - the exact model number. It's just a general question, what drivers I ...
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How to install wireless drivers on kali

This might be a question that's already been asked, so I apologize in advance. I recently acquired an hp laptop (really not great) and I decided to wipe it and install kali. During the installation ...
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Wifi adapter vanished after Win7 reinstall

I'm really desperate and need you! I had a fine Win7(x64) installation just some hours ago, but the system was so slow that I thought I would do a clean install. Now, a couple hours and many ...
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Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter limited access

I bought this wireless adapter and seem to have full access to the internet, but it has shown Limited Access in network connections since day one. I have the latest drivers (10.0.0.285) and am still ...
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Windows 7 Wireless unable to detect network after windows update

Ever since a windows update my laptop, an asus ul30vt, has been unable to detect wireless networks. I found that I could get it to detect them if I uninstall the drivers and reinstall. I reinstalled ...
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Is it possible to put different wifi adapter in a laptop?

About two months ago my wifi adapter had broken down and I went and got it changed. Now I reinstalled my windows and drivers that came with my laptop no longer work for wifi. Is it possible that ...