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Manual connection to a wifi network.

In manual configuration,technology,ubuntu,wifi,WPA on September 9, 2010 by e1saman Tagged: , , , , ,

It seems that the Network Manager on my ubuntu is not working properly.

I do not have the time to investigate the issue so I have to connect to the network manually with iwconfig.

Here are some good links that can help in situations like that;

If you want to connect to WEP or an open network; http://wirelessdefence.org/Contents/LinuxWirelessCommands.htm

In case you want to connect to WPA networks then you should do a little work; http://www.ubuntugeek.com/how-to-troubleshoot-wireless-network-connection-in-ubuntu.html

Good luck!