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  1. K

    Cannot access the internet although connected to wifi

    Sorry about all the questions, but everyone's been so helpful here. I have a raspberry pi 5 that suddenly stopped accessing the internet. (Since it's Linux based, I assume it's ok to post here about raspberry pi's?) I didn't make any changes, I just turned in on and off, and the next time I...
  2. Freepoorman

    Problem with WiFi failing to reconnect automatically in Xubuntu (Ubuntu 24.04) [SOLVED]

    Hi everyone I had to do a bit of back and forth to solve a problem I had with my WiFi failing to reconnect automatically sometimes on Xubuntu (Ubuntu 24.04), and since I found the solution, I would like to share it for anyone else in the future browsing the forum. I do realize that there was a...
  3. M

    WiFi problem - unstable connection, ping spikes (Nobara 39 KDE)

    I'm not experienced in WiFi troubleshooting. This is the first time I have this kind of connectivity issues. So far I've discovered that every time the connection gets interrupted, this blue circle/loading thing appears in networks tab: I ran a network stability test for 1 minute, this is the...
  4. L

    WIFI connection slow - what to do?

    Hi A few months back I installed on my almost 10 year old laptop Linux Mint. Everything worked great until recently, maybe 1 or 2 months, my browsers are extremely laggy, chrome and firefox. My wifi connection disconnects and reconnects several times within an hour. Videos take forever to play...
  5. S

    AC56 driver

    For anyone looking to get Asus AC56 wifi adaptor working on Debian derivatives, I found this driver install works seamlessly: https://miloserdov.org/?p=5507 I have not tried on Arch.
  6. ghosty999

    Solved Archer T4E Wifi Card Only Works in Ubuntu USB Live Environment, disapears after installing Ubuntu

    Hello Linux folks! I'm installing Ubuntu onto a HP SFF to act as a media player. (I tried others like Mint but no WiFi drivers came with the OS) When I test the OS in the live environment I can connect to WiFi. As soon as I install Ubuntu, its gone! "No WiFi adapter found" Any ideas? Ive...
  7. F

    Authentication timed out, RTL8xxxu

    I'm working on a small ARMv5 notebook from 10 years ago. It has the WonderMedia WM8650 cpu, running at 600MHz. My idea here is to make it run a very lightweight Linux with a very basic but useful GUI and nothing else. Its pretty useless for most use cases, but I wanted to "have it working", and...
  8. R

    TP Link WN725N usb wifi internet speed extremely slow

    I have bought Asus vivobook and installed Linux mint 21.2. Unfortunately it doesnt have wifi driver support yet so I bought TP Link WN 725N wifi usb. It connected to router out of the box but the speed is extremely low and I keep getting connection timed out error sometimes. The usb led green...
  9. R

    Wifi not working on Asus vivobook 16

    I have bought a new Asus Vivobook 16 and installed Mint 21.2. I was able to fix most issues but the wifi and bluetooth. I can live without bluetooth. I dont see a wifi(wireless) option at all. From the information its a Mediatek wifi card. I am pretty new to linux driver world. I have updated...
  10. B

    Solved WIFI Card disabled all of a sudden

    Hi! I have a Dell XPS Laptop with Ubuntu 20.04 installed. Recently, the wifi adapter stopped working all of a sudden, without any update. The network manager shows "No Wifi Adapter available". systemctl status networkmanager shows: device (wlp59s0): state change: unmanaged -> unavailable...
  11. A

    WiFi does not come up

    Hello Experts, I installed Kali Linux on Lenova Ideopad 3 and my wifi interface does not come up. when I try to run the following command below I get the error $sudo ip link set wlp2s0 up RTNETLINK answers: Operation not possible due to RF-kill I googled that the the command below would...
  12. A

    Solved Having trouble installing Linux Mint

    Hello all, I am pretty new to Linux in general, and have been working the last couple of days to try and get a dual-boot with Windows working. I have tried to run both Linux Mint and Kubuntu, and both had the same technical problems, in that I am completely unable to connect to the Wifi, it just...
  13. L

    Solved Weird Wifi Problem !! Linux 21.1

    So My hostel's wifi has firewalls, basically "172.16.57.253" This is default route of it. Randomly it gets changed into 192.168.0.1 and internet goes off. I tried to fix my bssid,macaddress from network settings as well as i tried to put default routes etc from setting. still facing same problem...
  14. M

    [SOLVED] Can't get usb WiFi adapter to work. (Pop os)

    Hello, I've wasted too many hours on this and decided to make a post. Sorry for the images, I'm writing this on a phone! And I'm using Pop os on the last version that was available in the download page (NVIDIA). I was able to download the driver however the installation had some errors. I...
  15. A

    Kali Virtual Box Network Connection

    Hello I am having some issues getting internet connectivity on my VB running Kali I am using: Windows 10 Virtual Box 6.1.38 r153438 Virtual Box Extension: 6.1.38 r153438 Kali Version: 2022.3 Machine Settings: USB: Enable USB Controller Ticked USB 3.0 (xHCI) controller selected USB Device...
  16. L

    PopOS - I accidently added my USB wifi card twice. Help to remove one?

    I am a Linux rookie but I am trying to learn. I installed PopOS on a desktop but I added two different instances of my USB wifi card. The wifi card is a TP-link Archer T4U Plus and now it looks like this at my network settings. How do I remove one of them?
  17. F

    WLAN issue that distro community cannot solve

    I've come here as last resort. This is a pretty new spec laptop at a 3050TI and 12th gen i7 cpu. I would love to make it my new home but im having issues sorting the wifi! I know the wifi card works, as just before i nuked windows, it had shown all available connections and was asking me to pick...
  18. Z

    Pop!_OS wifi stopped working

    Hello, when i first installed pop os wifi was working fine, but after connecting my laptop to ethernet i can't connect to wireless anymore. I am still new to linux and don't know what the issue is. I found out however that wifi only works when i connect an external adapter. How do I get it to...
  19. H

    Linux wireless AP associated but no internet and can’t ping IPs

    This is a fresh install of IPFire v2 current release. The upstream AP has Internet access and works with any other connected device. The WiFi adapter is associated with a wireless AP. This is the “red” (Internet / WAN facing) network. Ethernet is used for the green (LAN) network. A client...
  20. eronis

    Ubuntu 22.04 cannot connect to Eduroam

    I've been using Arch Linux for a while now. I recently switched to 22.04 because I thought it was cool. However, I have a problem. My wireless works just fine. I've been using Eduroam here in dormitory for a while too. It seems that some Linux distros have a problem of identification with...
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