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    Configuring Ralink wireless device

    How can I configure Ralink rt3290 wifi adapter device for wifi connection?
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    BCM43602 - WIFI Card - 12.0-current not working

    Hello FreeBSD Users, I have installed FreeBSD on my old Apple MacBook Pro(2015). Before installing FreeBSD I have tried the Debian based Linux on my old Apple MacBook pro. Everything is working fine with Debian os. But I wanted to move it to BSD OS really badly. Now I have a problem to make...
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    Atheros QCA6174 driver

    Hello FreeBSD forums! I'd love to make the switch to BSD as a current Linux user. However, my laptop is an Acer Aspire R5-571T-57Z0 and I can't seem to find the correct drivers. I know that in the installation of Debian, I had to grab extra firmware files. In looking around elsewhere, I found...
  4. fusion809

    Edimax EW-7811UTC, how do I connect to the WiFi?

    Hi, I purchased a Edimax EW-7811UTC WiFi USB adapter because someone in the #freebsd IRC channel told me his EW-7811ULC USB adapter was automatically detected by FreeBSD, I was hoping EW-7811UTC would work as it is similar but has higher possible download speeds. Unfortunately, it's not...
  5. Phishfry

    Any Captive Portal installations?

    I have had captive portal on my bucket list for a while. I want to pipe my IP cams to a neighborhood WAP portal via Zoneminder. Anybody using FreeBSD for a captive portal? pfSense really had a nice implementation. What do you recommend? Obviously I looked around and see WifiDog and some others...
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    raspberry pi 2 wi-fi interface missing even module should be in the kernel

    Hello, I just hot my new raspberry pi 2. I see a big fat Broadcom chip on it that says "BCM2836" and I'm sure that this one should be the wireless card. I'm using a standard image for RPI2 with nothing custom on it. I have downloaded the source and on the default conf file I see that it's...
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    WiFi Access Point

    Hi again! This time I want to know how to create a wireless network (WiFi). I have 11.1-RELEASE-p6 on a i386 processor. And yes, also I have a wifi USB adapter. It is a TP-LINK TL-WN722N. I want to know, what I need to configure to be able to use this USB as an antenna? Thanks (again)
  8. Nicola Mingotti

    Solved Wifi AP too slow

    Hi guys, I have this problem I can not sort out, I hope you can give me some ideas. The story is I made an Wireless Access point in FreeBSD-11.1 running in an BeagleBone Black. My wifi adapter is an Alfa AWUS036HN, recognized as "run0", 802.11g. [n not available] The thing works, the olny...
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    Mobile device type: FreeBSD?

    Hi all, Apologies in advance for being unsure where best to post. I've recently noticed upon reviewing my home network that my VZW Samsung S7 smg930v appears as type: 'FreeBSD' rather than 'Samsung Galaxy' or 'unknown'. This lead me here. I wonder if this is anything to be concerned about...
  10. i-bsd

    Need wireless USB dongle recommendation (with good range)

    I know this question has probably been asked a thousand times here (sorry) but I'm in need of a quality wireless USB dongle with very good range (i.e. antenna). Currently I'm using an Edimax nano dongle that I bought off Amazon which connects fine, but the signal is very weak. I'm sure with a...
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    Incredibly slow 5 GHz wifi performance

    I have a Lenovo ThinkPad X230 with the Centrino Advanced-N 6205 card. I've got FreeBSD 12.0-CURRENT installed and I can successfully connect to my home WiFi on the 5 GHz band. However, I'm noticing that there is a significant performance hit to my Internet speeds. When I had a Linux distro...
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    Well-supported PCI Express Wifi card?

    I'm in the situation where my desktop needs to have wifi. It runs the latest RELEASE amd64 version of FreeBSD. I would much rather have wired ethernet, but it's rather difficult to run wires in my current setup. Are there any well-supported, high quality desktop WiFi cards? I've been trying to...
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    Can't set up wifi

    The command "pciconf -lv | grep -B3 network" outputs two things. One being my Ethernet device and the other my Qualcomm Atheros device. Qualcomm Atheros: Device: QCA9377 802.11ac Wireless Network Adapter Class: network ifconfig doesn't seem to detect my wireless device. What can I do to...
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    Solved iwn wifi awefully slow

    Hi there, I have a dell latitude d830 laptop with an intel pro/wireless 4965 wifi card. With windows 7 and with debian gnu/linux I had data transfer rates into the internet at around 240 kB/s (the maximum my provider offers here). Unfortunately there was a serious hard disc crash so I replaced...
  15. nengkya

    connectiong wifi

    [Ask] I'm new here to FreeBSD 11. Succed installing, and wifi-connection through installer. # ifconfig wlan0 : wlan0: flags=8843<UP, BROADCAST, RUNNING, SIMPLEX, MULTICAST> metric 0 mtu 1500 ether ec:08:6b:2a:49:9c inet6 fe80::ee08:6bff:fe2a:499c%wlan0 prefixlen 64 scopied 0x3 inet...
  16. asys

    Can I do anything about unsupported wireless card?

    I have asked a similar question in this thread(59187#post-342471) but I'm not the author of the thread so I figure a new thread would be a good idea. My laptop comes with Qualcomm Atheros QCA9377 wireless card and I have all the reason to believe that it will not be supported well through its...
  17. Karolson

    FreeBSD-Boot_Problem_Graphic(SOLVED)

    Hello All Fresh guy here (First try BSD, just want some this true UNIX feel), but I got one problem. I got Lenovo Y70. I install FreeBSD from usb, all go nice and smooth ,making a 3 partitions (auto from Bsd installer) swap, boot, and /. I am using Grub 2 to boot BSD , i got grub installed on...
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    FreeBSD 10->11: How can I change the WiFi interface mac address?

    Hi everyone, I upgraded to FreeBSD 11 yesterday. Seems like you can't manage interface settings with ifconfig anymore. For instance, I used to do this: ifconfig ath0 ether ff:ff:ff:... ifconfig wlan0 create wlandev ath0 Now, I can't do anything to ath0. If I set the mac address on wlan0, it...
  19. dave

    FreeBSD 11-RC1 urtwn Associated But No Traffic

    Hello, I am running FreeBSD 11 RC1 on a raspberry pi 2. I have a urtwn usb wifi device. I can get it associated with my access point, but it just won't seem to send/receive any traffic: not DHCP packets, and not pings if I configure it statically. # uname -a FreeBSD rpi2 11.0-RC1 FreeBSD...
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    Problem with wpa_supplicant (wlan0 no carrier)

    Hello, I've got a little problem with my WLAN-Configuration. The WLAN-Card of my laptop is not supported by FreeBSD, so I bought an USB adapter with a Realtek RTL 8192CU chip. Then I put the lines if_urtwn_load="YES" legal.realtek.license_ack=1 into my /boot/loader.conf like described in...
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