Questions tagged [wifi]

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

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Lenovo T420S WiFi where to find driver?

Works fine with the latest Ubuntu. I found this on another search: The Broadcom wifi chipset requires a proprietary driver to work. Run these commands to install and enable it. sudo apt-get install ...
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Occasional problems with WiFi after boot

Something must be wrong with my network setup. I have two different issues with my system, having QCA9377 adapter on board, both happening only after boot. annoyingly frequently I can't connect to ...
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WiFi is not working at all Surface Book 2

My WiFi is not working on elemtary OS, using Surface Book 2. I have tried rebooting many times, even restarting the WiFi through terminal, however it didn’t work and now even the wing panel has ...
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'No access ports available' on old Mac Mini (2009)

I should start by saying I am pretty new to Linux and this is my first use of Elementary OS, so apologies in advance for sounding like a noob. (loving what I've used so far though) I followed ...
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I have installed ubuntu 20.04 and now elementary OS and never got the WIFI conncted

*-network UNCLAIMED description: Network controller product: BCM43228 802.11a/b/g/n vendor: Broadcom Inc. and subsidiaries physical id: 0 bus info: pci@0000:04:00.0 ...
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wifi on the HP Stream 11

My question is about wifi code Hi I.m new and pulling my hair out, successfully installed E OS on a HP Stream 11 blue edition, I have the next edition up, purple and the wifi braodcom will not load/...
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Anyone ever try installing iriun.com cell phone webcam package and get it to work?

I wanted to try an IP webcam with an OLD cell phone and came across iriun. It installs but does not work for me. I know it advertises as an ubuntu 18.04 package but I was hoping elementary OS (latest/...
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Installled Elementary OS on Thinkpad T540p but WiFi doesnt work properly

I have installed Elementary OS on my Thinkpad T540p with Intel Wireless Dual-Band AC-7260 however its constantly dropping after using it for a few mins and I cannot just figure out what I can do to ...
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WiFi does not work after sleep

After waking up from sleep(close lid) I can't reconnect to WiFi. It loops to connecting status and the only workaround is to reboot. My laptop is Chuwi Herobook Pro Dual-Core Intel® Celeron® N4000 ...
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How to switch boot sequence in dual boot PC?

Fellas I've been using Linux Mint for quite some time & recently have replaced my Windows partition with Elementary OS. But the Boot sequence hasn't changed. I want to make Elementary my default ...
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Elementary OS Macbook Air 2008 - unable to find access points

I installed Elementary OS and was satisfied. After installation it took me some time to get the wifi working. With these commands I succeeded : Removing bcmwl-kernel-source package, then reboot. ...
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My wifi has been disabled and i dont know why

Im just installing this linux for the first time and i dont kno why my wifi cannot be activate *-network DISABLED description: Wireless interface product: BCM43227 802....
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No wireless toggle. All drivers are installed, but there is no wifi

I am noob about ubuntu. Yesterday I installed the latest version of elementary os. my laptop is dell inspiron 5591-2n1. Wifi is intel wireless ac 9560. There is no wifi option. I can't turn it on/off. ...
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Problems with WiFi (unknown NIC)

I have just installed Elementary OS. I can only be connected to a wifi network if I am literally a less than a meter of the router. I can have a network with a wire and a USB port. If I run ifconfig ...
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No wifi after system update elementaryos-5.1-stable.20200204

The system doesn't allow you to connect to wifi and there's no wifi icon at all. This happened after installing the system update from the App centre. Everything was working fine before I installed ...
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huawei matebook d15 issue with wifi and bluetooth

Seems to be like my Matebook D15 is having issues when i turn on the bluetooth adapter meanwhile im using the wifi. Example: Im on youtube (with the bluetooth adapter off) watching a 1080p video with ...
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Wi-Fi not working on Samsung laptop np900x5t - Intel 8265 / 8275 (rev 78)

I just installed elementary on a Samsung laptop (np900x5t) but my WiFi is not working. I can see the networks, but cannot connect to them. The network controller is Intel 8265 / 8275 (rev78). On ...
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How can I change bootsequence in eOS on a Mac mini?

I need some help. I have installed a new SSD in my old mac mini mod 2010. And installed eOS wich I love. How ever I want to have eOS dual boot with an max os. I have tried all the ussual suspects , ...
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Can i install Broadcom wifi driver offline?

I am newbue at Elementary but also have some experience in Ubuntu. I recently installed elementary, but wifi did not configure automatically. I have no way to connect my computer to the Internet via ...
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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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Intel Wireless Not detected after update

I've downloaded and installed elementary OS 5.1.2 Hera. My wifi card was working very well. But after installing updates from AppCenter, its not working any more.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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wi fi device disappears

Problem description I've got a problem with my wi fi signal and devices. It disappears from time to time depending on booting. Sometimes after running rfkill list all I can find wireless device, ...
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Wifi wont start up

My Wifi or the entire wireless tab dissappears if i boot the laptop into elementary OS with the adapter connected. So i need to dissconnect the charger boot up elementary and put it back for the wifi ...
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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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WiFi issue on Elementary OS Lenovo

I have been heard that Lenovo devices commonly face the WiFi issue in Ubuntu. Is the same problems are there in Elementry OS? Thank you. I have tried the way in GitHub but it is not working well. ...
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Slow WiFi with router but not on phone hotspot and Screen Calibration Macbook Pro 12' mid 2012

I'm running eOS on my macbook pro mid 2012 and it's running pretty well. I'm experiencing some problems with the WiFi: I'm using the right drivers (Broadcom proprietary for BCM4331 from bcmwl-kernel-...
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Wifi Disabled with Intel Wireless Adapter 8265

I recently install ElementaryOS and have spent hours trying to get wireless enabled. I have a Toshiba Satellite L55 and went into Bios and enabled wifi power. Any information you need to help me, I ...
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Cannot connect to wifi on elementary OS

By default, "Wired" is turned off. However, available wifi is not displayed. I also cannot click "Advanced Settings" button on the bottom right corner.