Questions tagged [wifi]

WiFi is a networking technology permitting the exchange of information through wireless (radio) connections.

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Power Setting doesnt work

Elementary OS Juno. Dell Inspiron 5767. I try to prevent my laptop from suspend after some time of inactivity. I choose "Never" in both Plugged In and On Battery, but Laptop still suspend after some ...
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Wireless Networks Not appearing Elementary Loki 0.4.1

(Posted on Ubuntu, they suggested I take my question here. xpost below) Complete noob so forgive me. I'm setting up a relative's computer and we've installed Elemerntary OS (0.4.1 Loki) The kernel is ...
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RT3090 wifi doesn't work | Hera

So, I've installed elementary Hera on an old netbook (intel N455) and the wifi didn't work but LAN works just fine. I've tryed this recomendation http://www.techytalk.info/ralink-rt3090-ubuntu-driver-...
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Wifi not recognize in elementary OS 5.1.3 Hera

I can't get wifi to work...I can't even see the wifi icon, I can only log in with cable. I installed windows wireless drivers and wifi radar...I also reinstalled the elementaryke OS... also my ...
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Need help interpreting the info on my Wireless card to eliminate the interruptions

Wireless has been cut after every few minutes. The interruption affects not only the internet connection but also the wireless connection to the printer. I used lspci to discover my wireless info, ...
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Wifi doesn't work

Since I have installed the os there is no possibility to connect using the WiFi. I am still able to connect to Internet using the USB thetering of my phone. Would you please advice on how to get ...
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Intel Wireless Not detected after update

I've dowloaded and installed elementary OS 5.1.2 Hera My wifi card was working very well
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Problems when recognizing wifi connection

I recently installed elementary on my laptop, but the wifi is recognized with a low signal percentage although it is on the side of the modem and when I am a bit far away it does not even recognize it....
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hotspot problem

my laptops hotspot is on,but doesn't show laptops name in my mobile wifi settings.Any one knows??what the problem is?.
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Problem after suspend: sudo command doesn't work, wifi does not connect

On my laptop, after waking from suspend, the wifi does not connect and does not find any. And while trying to fix the problem, I found out that sudo commands in terminal would not execute either. (...
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How to set up a wifi hotspot connection in elementary os

on elementary os 5.0 juuno how i do set the hotspot function that may allo to surf the web using my laptop and my sansung smartphone? I am supposed to activate the hotspot function in settings, and ...
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WiFi on dell venue 11 pro

Not able to get WiFi to show up on elementary using a dell venue 11 pro. I haven’t been able to find any solutions to try yet. Elementary is the only Linux I have tried where my tablet keyboard works ...
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No WiFi MacBook Pro after ElementaryOS install

Just installed Elementary OS on mid-2009 MacBook Pro. During install, the installer displays and connects to my WiFi network, but after install it does not. In addition, no networks show up. There is ...
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elementaryOS won't connect to a specific wifi network

I'm running elementaryOS Hera. The problem is, for some reason my laptop won't connect to a specific WiFi network. Whenever I try to connect to the network it just says it was not possible. (The ...
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no wifi adapter found after install

when i boot with usb, no problem, wifi works, one installed, no wifi adapter is found, it's an intel wifi device. I don't understand how come it can work with live usb and no more once installed !!
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New Update of elementary OS 5.1 Hera breaks Wifi Card

My laptop is Lenovo Ideapad C340 and i have installed elementary OS 5.1 Hera. The Wifi works out of the box. However when i updated the suggested updates from the AppCenter two days back wifi card ...
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no wifi in 5.3.0-40-generic w/ realtek?

I've installed Hera on a new HP machine. My only troubles seem to be no wifi, at all. I've tried several fixes found through forums, nothing seems to work. I should add, I have no idea what I'm doing. ...
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How to remove Hotspot profile from ElementaryOS network settings

A few weeks ago i was messing around with creating a Hotspot but after testing it i didn't want to have it anymore, now every time my laptop starts it automatic login to the test Hotspot i created, i ...
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Why does wifi not work after elementary OS 5.0 Juno installs on my late 2008 MacBook Pro?

elementary OS 5.0 Juno works perfect on my 15" inch late 2008 MacBook Pro when I run the OS on USB stick. In particular, the wifi works flawlessly. So why does wifi not work after elementary OS 5.0 ...
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WiFi password request keeps cycling and won't connect

I'm using the latest version of elementary - HERA 5.1.2 - and it keeps asking for the password when I try to login to the home WiFi. I have previously had it connected so I'm confused as to why it ...
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Can't find wifi settings in hera

I can't find wifi setting in hera. I install it dual boot with windows.. any solution? Please help
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wifi not showing up at all

hi im still new to linux and just dual booted my hp 14-bs091tx with windows, after the installation (and when on the installation prompt) no wifi adapter showed up even when using terminal to turn on ...
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Acer TravelMate X314 Wireless DHCP issues

I am running Elementary on a brand new Acer TravelMate X314. I have successfully run Kubuntu, CentOS and Pop_OS with no issues so far. I am wanting to use Elementary as I am most familiar with the ...
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Why can't my elementary OS scan or recognize WiFi networks? And doesn't play sounds?

I use elementary OS but it cant connect to WiFi even when I go to network settings there is no option for WiFi but only Ethernet. Also it doesn't produce sound through the inbuilt speakers of the ...
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Activation of WIFI in elementay OS 5 Juno

Good day, I'm totally new to Linux, I downloaded and installed elementary OS 5 Juno, after some initial complications due to lack of knowledge for the installation next to windows 10, and all good! ...
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How can I use WiFi on my notebook computer?

After installing elementary OS (elementaryos-5.0-stable.20181016.iso / Juno) on a recently purchased notebook computer from HP, the device no longer has WiFi. No wireless devices are found under ...
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No wifi on Macbook Pro mid 2010

I'm switching to Linux to save my old 2010 Macbook, since it is almost unusable with the newer versions Mac OS. I just finished setting up Elementary OS, but the wifi will not work. During setup, I ...
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Switching wireless card from Killer 1535 to Intel 9260 on a Dell XPS 9550

The stock Killer card is a bit unstable, it randomly disconnects, rarely but still. I was thinking to switch to an Intel 9260 but should I install Intel drivers before switching cards? If so, how? I ...
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Wireless doesn't appear on my device

I have installed elementary os with a dual boot on my laptop. Nevertheless, I can't connect my computer to the wifi because the wireless icon doesn't appear in settings. I've look in the web but I ...
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Latest System Updates broke both my Wifi & Sound capabilitie

I'm a Linux newbie. I have an Asus UM433DA-NH74 Raven Ridge Zenbook. I'm using 5.1 Hera Elementary OS with an AMD R7 3700u Vega 10 processor with 16GB of DDR4 RAM and a partitioned, dual-boot 1TB ...
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How to fix “WiFi is Disabled” on Elementary OS?

Hi there recently I switch from windows to Elementary OS Juno, my WiFi does not work, I tried many ways, nothing worked. So I bought 2 wifi routers, but both say "Wireless is Disabled". I would ...
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backport-iwlwifi-dkms broke my wifi

I rebooted and found that not only did I not have a wifi connection, but the System Settings Network panel had lost its Hotspot and WiFi tabs (only VPN & Proxy)! When I checked the AppCenter ...
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Wifi Driver Problem

So i love this distro because i am a huge apple fan and love Linux too. The only issue is that i cannot install any WiFi drivers on any Linux distro i have tried. This should have been fairly easy ...
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Wifi and touchpad issue

I have just installed Elementary os on my Lenovo Ideapad 330 but from the start, wifi or touchpad right-click not working. Any help, please. I have tried every way on internet last the keyboard also ...
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MacBook Air WiFi antenna not detected on Elementary OS 5.1

When trying Elementary OS 5.1 on a 2013 MacBook Air 13 (6,2) from a USB stick, everything seems to work, except for WiFi. The WiFi hardware does not show up at all. There is a very similar question ...
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ElementaryOS :WI-FI fails using Realtek rtl8821ce

I tried everything I found. I have been looking for 2 days, help me I don't get Wi-Fi at all! cristian@cristi:~$ lshw -C network WARNING: you should run this program as super-user. *-network ...
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Wifi unable to connect Juno 5.0

Wifi is able to detect my AP but not able to connect. It tries to connect for a few seconds before being dropped with an error prompt "Disconnected Wireless Network" Using wireless RTL8188EE wireless ...
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Wireless connection always disabled in elementary OS 5.1 Hera

I using elementary OS 5.1 Hera. My pc wifi adapter is D-link dwa 123. I didn't have this problem after installing Elementary os, but after rebooting, this problem occurred.
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Atheros AR9485 works ONLY on live-media

MY SITUATION Recently I decided I wanted to change OS my Samsung NP270E5E, as Windows 10 was getting considerably slow and stuttery and I need it to be smooth enough to let me work without hiccups. ...
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WiFi not working on fresh install of Elementary OS 5.1

I am a relative noob. I have done a fresh install of Elementary OS 5.1 and I can't seem to get my WiFi working. Below is the output of lshw and iwconfig. pshone@Mecer:~$ sudo lshw -c network [sudo] ...
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Slow Wifi, want to make fix permanent

After installing Elementary OS, there was no wifi adapter. I followed these instructions and it worked, however, my wifi was extremely slow compared to other devices using the same network. The fix ...
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Wifi service stops randomy

Elementary 5.1 Hera NetworkManager v 1.10.6 Lenovo Yoga 13 inch, Intel i5 My NetworkManager randomly drops wifi communications. Wifi signal strength drops to around 50% but a connection is indicated ...
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re: Wifi not connecting to my own network

I am using Elementary OS on an early 2008 macbook. It works like a charm. Except one issue....it seems my xfinity network, but refuses to connect. What are my options to get my broadcom driver working?...
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Can't connect to internet with my old MacBook Air running Elementary OS

I've installed the Elementary OS onto my old MacBook Air. I can't get the laptop to recognize and connect to my wifi though. Any suggestions? Pix... 934 shows that I don't have a regular LAN ...
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Intel® Wireless-AC 9560

I have an MSI Modern 14 A10RB that has an Intel® 9560 wireless adapter. While Debian and Ubuntu are able to recognize it without installing any firmware, this does not happen with Elementary. I tried ...
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What can I do when Wi-Fi does not work after installing and I have no Ethernet port?

I've just installed elementary OS on to a HP Steam laptop which was extremely slow on Windows. elementary OS was installed as the primary OS, no dual boot, and I selected the option to completely wipe ...
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Dell XPS Wi-Fi drivers

I've been searching around on here and haven't located an answer. The OS install went well, but I have no wireless connections available. My machine is a Dell XPS 12 9250. It is running an Intel chip ...
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How to connect wireless display linux and SmartTV

I use Elementary OS 5.1 and i have got SmartTV. How to connect screen mirror with Wifi? Android and Windows 10 also have a function called wireless display. Is there a similar function in Elementary ...
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Loading animation freezing in Loki

As I have stated in the title the loading icon animations are seem to be freezing. I have experienced this in the AppCenter update tab and during the Wi-Fi connection. However after a while the ...
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Tenda wifi u12 error detection

my usb with wifi tenda u12 does not work, does not detect, what could I do to use it, because at the moment I do not have ethernet cable

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