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Questions tagged [wifi]

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

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Installing external wireless card on Ubuntu 16.04

I am trying to use my TP-Link AC1300 external wireless usb with my ubuntu 16.04 distro (on Acer E15 laptop). I'm running into major difficulties as it does not detect my usb stick. yannik@yannik-...
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Macbook Pro Retina 2015 Wifi problems on Kali

I have successfully installed Kali 2.0 on my Macbook Pro retina 2015 model running El Cap via dual boot. I do have some experience with Ubuntu etc, and thought I'd try Kali for multiple reasons. Now,...
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tcpdump with multiple subtypes specified?

I'm trying to create a bash script to detect deauthentication attacks (I am on Mac). Whilst I am aware that the command: $ tcpdump -l -I -i en0 -e -s 256 type mgt subtype deauth will detect ...
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Connect to wifi in kali linux

While installing Kali (Dual Boot) the installation process could not detect network even after having all the drivers. Well after the installation is complete there were no wireless connection showing....
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Linux kali not detecting all networks [on hold]

on my phone it's detecting all wifi interfaces (the main one and another one connected to it),but on linux kali it's only detecting the main one.tried putting the laptop closer to the other wifi and ...
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Unable To Load Regulatory Database

I am trying to bring up a 4.19 (4.19.16) kernel on my board using the Atmel AT91SAM9G45 SOC. I included the CRDA support in the kernel configuration, but the kernel reports that it is unable to load ...
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How do I add this field?

I'm trying to print the signal strength of two wifi devices connected to a hotspot. I manage to do this script that prints the ip, hostname, mac and signal. In the script below the macs are stored in $...
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Elementary OS shows WiFi networks, but won't connect

In the top bar, clicking the network icon shows a list of networks. My school's network, which on Windows I would connect to, and then visit a login page in Chrome in order for it to work, shows on ...
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TSSI Upper saturation Error in Arch Linux

I live booted Arch Linux. I'm using TL-WN727N TP-LINK wifi dongle. I connected to wifi using wpa_supplicant. It connects to internet so i can ping to any web site how ever mt7601u 1-1:1.0: Error: ...
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Problems with the Wifi connections (RTL8723BE). Kali Linux

I'd been using Kali on my VM for quite a long time and few days ago I've decided to install it like my main OS. Kali Linux installation process During the installation it said this The missing ...
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PROLINK WN2001 driver for LinuxMint 15

I just installed LinuxMint 15 and have a desktop that I have installed a PROLINK WN2001 Wireless USB onto. The installation disk has only Windows drivers and now I am looking for a driver for ...
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No option to up TX-Power in Kali Linux

I want to make my TX-Power but I don't have the option. When I type iwconfig i get this: wlan0 802.11b/g link ESSID:"296033" Mode:Managed Frequency=2.437 GHz Access Point: 7C:05:07:...
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Get devices name on the network

I wanted to know all the devices name on the network. I've already tried without great success many commands found on the web, but nothing worked like i wanted to. Basically, when i enter my router ...
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How does bcma relate to brcmsmac?

I am trying to solve some issues with my wireless connection and trying to learn something on the way. From here and here I got to know two different ways to know my wireless driver. Thing is, I get ...
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How to install Realtek RTL8723BE wireless driver on debian?

I installed Debian Wheezy 7.8 on a Lenovo G50-70 x64, it seems that I don't have the driver for my wireless card installed, the output of iwconfig: lo no wireless extensions. eth0 ...
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Wi-Fi issues with Debian 9 (non-free drivers not working(?))

I have an HP pavilion 15 model j9h21ua, and a fresh install of Debian 9. I'm very new to Debian, but I figured out how to get non-free drivers working. Despite this, I can't seem to locate my network ...
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Debian - enable broadcom wireless controller

Ok, this is driving me crazy. I'm setting up an old Dell Precision M60 notebook, and I can't manage to enable support for its wireless device on debian squeeze. What I tried: lspci | grep -i ...
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How to revive cable connection in Fedora 29?

Recently, I erased "cable" item<-Network<-Setup on Gnome by mistake. After the accident, I lost the cable connection. ONLY The WI-Fi does work!! How can I recover the notebook from this mistake?
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Wifi regularly stops working on Linux Mint 18

After upgrading to Linux Mint 18, my wifi has randomly stopped working. When I turn the wifi off and back on repeatedly from the wifi applet (or put my laptop to sleep and back repeatedly), at some ...
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Configure Atheros AR9285 wireless in Gentoo

My laptop has an Atheros AR9285 wireless card. By following the "Network Configuration" section in the Gentoo handbook I chose the ath9k module. The modules seem to be loaded correctly: # lsmod | ...
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Wireless interface not working in VirtualBox Kali guest

I have installed Kali Linux as a guest OS in VirtualBox. I have enabled the bridge adapter and wireless interface wlan1 to the VirtualBox, but I am unable to see the wlan interface in the Kali Linux. ...
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How to enable WIFI on VMWare Fedora 12? (It's detecting and working fine on Windows 7)

I have Fedora 12 running on my VMware. I am unable to see any options to enable WIFI connection on Fedora. When I am accessing Internet through WIFI and its working perfectly fine on Windows 7 (on ...
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Wireless adapter is detected, but no options to create a wireless network

I have a wireless adapter (the Panda 300Mbps PAU05) plugged in to a USB port on my Linux Mint 19.1 Tessa desktop computer (my kernel version is 4.15.0-47-generic). Yesterday, I had it plugged in to ...
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Enabling carl9170 in xconfig

I am building the sunxi-linux kernel for a cubieboard and I need the carl9170 driver to make a usb wifi adapter work. I am using the 3.4 sunxi kernel, and no matter what I do in xconfig, I cannot ...
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setup wireless router using systemd-networkd *.network files

I would like to configure an embedded device to behave as a wireless router, and I would like to achieve it preferably using networkd configuration files. I have two *.network files, a wired WAN ...
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Fatal: Module ndiswrapper not found

Getting the following error message: Fatal: Module ndiswrapper not found Problem is I did install the ndiswrapper module. I even uninstalled and re-installed it. Still nothing. Any reason? On ...
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Location of Wifi SSID configs and how to make a hotspot in Ubuntu 14.04

What is the location of wifi ssid config in Ubuntu 14.04. Also, making a wifi connection as Hotspot does not work. I am unable to make a hotspot in Ubuntu 14.04 via UI. One of the reasons that I ...
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freebsd Broadcom 4322 wireless card issue

I thought it would be fun to try out FreeBSD and had an old MacBook Pro (13 “ mid 2009) which I could screw around with. Everything was going pretty good until I tried to connect to my wifi network. I’...
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ubuntu 13.04 wifi lost connection - how to get it work again? (broadcom4313)

My problem is that I moved to a new flat where I at first couldn't find my home wlan network in the list, whereas others were shown (also, no one of my flatmates has problems with the network). so I ...
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How to troubleshoot and fix Wifi driver on Wandboard DUAL?

Environment Wandboard DUAL C1 Ubuntu Trusty using these instruction Issue I was able to install Ubuntu Trusty and I am failing to get the Wifi driver to work. root@ubuntu-armhf:~# uname -a Linux ...
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Wifi not working on Fedora 23 [duplicate]

I installed Fedora 23 32-bit on my DELL latitude E5500, everything went well -I guess- but my wifi is not activated and the indicator is not lit up, I checked the manual switch and it's on -so is my ...
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Wireless connection in kali linux

I installed kali-linux-1.0.8-amd64 in my dell inspiron 3520 PC. I can't connect via wireless card. I think it isn't recognized by the system. (I can't connect via ethernet cause I can access to the ...
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Mint Linux Wireless Issues

My problem started yesterday, when I installed LMDE for the first time. Everything ran smoothly, up until I got to configuring my wireless. The first wireless network was a breeze to configure. I was ...
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Wi-Fi troubles on Ubuntu 16.04, using Qualcomm Atheros in a Lenovo v510

I have a Lenovo v510, running Ubuntu 16.04, and I can't get wireless networking to work.  'Enable Wi-fi' has no effect, no networks show up.  Some commands that I've tried, and their corresponding ...
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How does aircrack-ng suite view Clients on networks we are not connected to?

I noticed with the tool airodump-ng which is apart of the aircrack-ng suite we can view all networks around us along with Client MAC address's which are connected to these networks. How can I acheive ...
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Can't get wireless driver working on Fedora and other distros [closed]

I recently purchased this USB wireless network adapter for my old desktop but have been unable to get the wireless drivers to work on any distro I've tried. I've tried Robolinux, Fedora, and a few ...
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Find out if the connection to Wi-Fi was successful

I need to do some script, which find out if the connection to the Wi-Fi was successful or not. I have Wi-Fi configuration in /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf. I know how to add SSID and PSK to this file and ...
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How to connect to internet using `nmcli`?

According to this link nmcli dev wifi con a52c60f5-c1af-4d39-8dc8-728bd770bffc password 12345678 name dlink_home should establish the connection, but it outputs the following error when I try to ...
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NetworkManager recognizing only a specific configuration file

I'm trying to connect to the 'eduroam' wireless network at my university through a Raspberry Pi using the command line. After struggling with wpa_supplicant configuration files I decided to use ...
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Fedora 25 Broadcom Wireless BCM43228 No WiFi

I know Broadcom does not play nice with Fedora, I've been dealing with this for several years and versions. In the past, installing kmod-wl or akmod-wl was usually enough to get everything up and ...
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Wifi won't connect even though it shows all the ssid

Debian 9 - installed 2 days ago. Installed firmware-misc-nonfree_20161130-3_all.deb. Os is recognizing wifi adapter and network manager is showing all the available connections. No matter what I try, ...
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How do I connect to wifi using nmcli on slackware? Re: DHCP client

I've just installed Slackware 14.2, and I'm trying to get everything working. I started out trying to use KDE, but I like the command line better anyway, because it doesn't hide so much from me. So, ...
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How to install AUQUSH 1200Mbit/s WiFi Adapter[5.8G/867Mbps+2.4G/300Mbps] on KDE Neon?

I'm using KDE Neon and bought the following WiFi USB-Stick: AUQUSH 1200Mbit/s WiFi Adapter[5.8G/867Mbps+2.4G/300Mbps], External 5dBi Antenna mit 11AC Dualband Wireless Adapter und Abnehmbarer WLAN ...
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Debug log for WiFi processing

I am trying to integrate WPA2 into open network in AP side, and I managed through quite good so far, I am now able to encrypt and decrypt live traffic. However, stations are ignoring my messages, ...
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Can't connect to Wi-Fi with KivyPie 1.0 on Raspberry Pi - No network detected

I'm attempting to connect my Raspberry Pi running KivyPie 1.0 (Linux kivypie 4.9.35-v7+ #1014 SMP Fri Jun 30 14:47:43 BST 2017 armv7l GNU/Linux) to my Wi-Fi network, which is a 2.4GHz network powered ...
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Kali Linux internet connection

I've installed KaliLinux on my VirtualBox. Then I faced a problem: I couldn't connect to the internet. I was going through many tutorials, that's what I did: -Went to Settings->Network, enabled ...
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Enable access to WLAN

I was given a Acer Aspire One A110 Netbook (ca. 6 years old) with Ylmf OS. So far I get along quite well, but one problem remains - unsolved: Although my WLAN is correctly set up and works with ...
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How to Get BCM4360 Working On Kali Linux?

i'm trying to dual boot Kali Linux and OSX on a 2015 Macbook Air. My macbook doesn't have any ethernet ports, so i can't do sudo apt-get update. I don't have any problems with rEFInd or the kali ...
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How to create a wifi hotspot/share a connection on Kali linux? [duplicate]

I have two USB wireless cards, wlan0 and wlan1. wlan0 is connected to a wifi far away using a yagi antenna (I have a house pretty far from "civilization" so I'm using an public open wifi) So what i ...
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How can I find out what plugin is missing in nmcli?

I'm trying to reuse an old Asus EEE "a-la-RaspberryPi", as a small, single task unit. Since I am familiar with Fedora, I have installed Fedora 27 on it via VNC (the default graphical installer is too ...