Wireless is a term used to describe anything that can, due to new technologies, function, fully or partially, without wires. Generally this is wireless internet (WiFi), or wireless connection with USB devices (bluetooth), but wireless power is also starting to emerge.

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RPI is rebooting every time I plug in the wireless device?

I encounter a very annoying problem with My Raspberry Pi which is rebooting whenever I plug into it a Wireless USB adapter or an ethernet adapter.
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Using 'Network Manager' for Wireless & VPN Management

I am new to RP & have been searching for 24 hours for this. I have a 'ThePiHut' USB wifi dongle. It seemed to install its own drivers when I plugged it in and I used the wpa_gui to successfully ...
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I get WiFi timouts with the rt2800usb driver

I use the rt2800usb driver (with a RT5370 USB dongle) and configurated my Raspberry Pi as a WiFi hotspot with hostapd. The problem is, that I get periodically timeouts (see example). This wouldn't be ...
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Can't ssh to Raspberry Pi

I've used this link to configure Raspberry pi as an access point. It worked fine and I could ssh to it via its broadcasting network ssid. After a while my SD card was suddenly was corrupted and I ...
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Is that possible to transfer file from Raspberry PI to PC through LAN?

I plan to transfer file on PI to my MAC just through LAN. For example, both of them connect with the same router (which do not connect with Internet). Is that possible?
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Raspberry Pi as Transmitter to bluetooth speakers

I am trying to do a project and I can't seem to find any information on how to set up the raspberry pi as the transmitter to bluetooth speakers. Is this possible? (Raspberry pi as the transmitter, NOT ...
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client <--> Raspberry Pi <---> Router (LAN )

How is it possible to redirect all the traffic from the client to the raspberry pi (in order to analyse it and block some packets. it's like a firewall) and then send to to the router and vice-versa ! ...
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What is the best wifi adaptor available that's compatible with Kali Linux?

I've got Kali Linux up, but I'm thinking I don't have a compatible card. What is the most optimal setup regarding range, etc? What troubleshooting steps can I take to fix my incompatibility issues if ...
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Wifi shown as working by ifconfig, disconnects when ethernet unplugged

I recently bought a raspberry pi that i have to run headless (no keyboard/mouse), and although it works perfectly fine through ethernet, wifi is causing me problems. I bought a wifi dongle recently ...
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OpenELEC v3.2.4 (XBMC) not seeing Wireless Connection

Hopefully somebody can assist but this is my first thread and my first time installing OpenELEC img onto an SD card. Basically, to cut a long story short, I am using a wireless USB adaptor that is ...
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“connect: Network is unreachable” on a working wlan0 (connected) interface

So, I finally managed to make wlan0 (Edimax EW-7811Un usb wifi dongle) connect to my router, but after get-update I discovered that Raspberry can't see network outside. My raspberry is running on ...
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Make my pi a music and notification centre

I was thinking about making my RPi like a music hub, that I can control from my phone. So say I'm at home and want to paly same music, I just get my phone out and select the song I want. I was ...
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Raspberry PI as intercom?

I am currently looking for a way to connect an intercom to the raspberry pi, at the moment, the intercom wires are connected to a regular telefphone ( only two wires needed ), when someone dials the ...
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Any ideas on how to increase the range of an IR transmitter?

I just started using the raspberry pi and I intend like many others to use it for home automation. After hours of trying to capture the input of the AC remote with irremote and actually using raw data ...
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I can't connect to my raspberry pi until I curl to the connecting device

I have seen other questions on this board that are similar but I haven't seen an answer that works for me. I have a raspberry pi setup so that it can talk to the wireless lan. I am on an Airport ...
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SSH connection fails with fresh install of XBian and XBMC

My problem is that I have a fresh installation of XBian and XBMC but I cannot connect to the RPi via SSH from a Windows 7 PC in the same network. The router recognizes the RPi (I got the IP) but any ...
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wifi dongle advice - limited choices

the issue here that i need to buy a wifi dongle for my new RPi but the problem that in the local market there are limited choices. I found: 1- LB-LINK BL-LW05-AR5 click here 2- D-Link DWA-123 click ...
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How to get web server to work? [closed]

I have a raspberry pi web server set up successfully. My pi gets it's connection through another laptop, but only that laptop can view the server. I want all the computers on the network to view the ...
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force cell id in adhoc mode

I need to setup an wireless adhoc network with same cell id in my Raspberry Pi. I was able to configure Adhoc wifi on many computers with help from this link. The above technique works for my ...
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How to get Wi-Fi to connect on boot?

Raspberry Pi Model B OS: Raspbian I am running my Pi headless (currently through a direct Ethernet connection). I have a USB WiFi dongle. I would like to have the WiFi start up at boot and connect ...
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Connected to internet, but can't ssh or ping

I'm having a problem with my raspberry pi where I can't ssh into or even ping it, yet I'm using it on my TV and it's clearly connected to the network/internet. I've used the attached keyboard to run ...
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Issues with rtl8192cu drivers

The Problem: I am currently having trouble with WiFi drivers on the Raspberry Pi. I am using PiBang which is built on top of the Wheezy distribution. I have an Edimax nano USB WiFi dongle which ...
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Absolute RaspPI Beginner what do i need to realize this project?

Hey guys there is so much unsorted information about the raspPI out there i don't know where to start.. My initial idea was to build an app to control my coffee machine or lights in my room.. I am ...
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transmitter for raspberry pi

I want a transmitter that can be interfaced with the Raspberry Pi for sending live video to a receiver which is connected to a laptop and located at a distance of approximately 1 km. I was thinking ...
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Is it a feasible idea to use a Raspberry Pi as a wireless router?

I was thinking of using a Raspberry Pi as a substitute for my wireless router that is coming to the end of its lifespan. The wireless adapter would be a dual band usb 2.0 adapter supporting up to ...
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Add Wireless Adapter to RaspberryPi

I want to connect my PI to the internet using my old Wireless Dongle Netgear WG111. According to this blog post I did the following: Edit the file: /etc/wpa_supplicant/wpa_supplicant.conf and ...
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How to generate a PWM signal with Visual Basic? [closed]

Please help me to get PWM signal (three LEDs) from raspberry pi by using Visual Basic. I have a problem to generate pulse signal from raspberry pi wirelessly. What I want to do is using a program to ...
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How do I send data from the Raspberry Pi to the PC

My project is to use the Raspberry Pi to send data taken from the "micromouse" to the PC. The micromouse will run in the maze, and then data will be sent to the Raspberry Pi most likely through the ...
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D-Link DWA-131 WiFi adaptor - not working on raspberry pi

Am new to raspberry pi and Linux. I succeeded in taking remote access using SSH (through ethernet cabble) but am not able to connect pi to WiFi. I bought D-Link DWA-131 USB dongle as it was stated to ...
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Connecting to a wireless network when you need to accept terms and conditions first

I just got my raspberry pi, and I successfully connected to my wireless home network. I am now traveling, and I need to connect to a wireless network, except it requires me to accept terms and ...
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Wireless web authentication? (no WPA key)

I picked up a wireless adapter for my Raspberry Pi and I would like to set it up on the network at work. Our network is setup so that the SSID is broadcasted and users simply connect and then enter ...
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Rasberry Pi Wireless web authentication?

I picked up a wireless adapter for my raspberry pi and I would like to set it up on the network at work. Our network is setup so that the SSID is broadcasted and users simply connect and then enter ...
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Installing Wireless Drivers

I am having trouble understanding how to install the drivers needed for my usb wireless that came with my Raspberry Pi Starter Kit. I have the drivers from the CD on the SD card. install.sh does ...
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WPA_GUI can't load wpa_supplicant

I am new to the raspberry pi and can't quite seem to figure this one out. The wpa_gui is blank in the adapter and network field and reporting the error "Could not get status from wpa_supplicant" ...
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Can't connect to WAN wirelessly

I have a rpi model B, internet works fine when using cat5 cables plugged into the router. I recently purchased a BUFFALO AirStation N150 Wireless USB Adapter - WLI-UC-GNM and configured it to work, or ...
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Using pyserial to transfer data via XRF

I have a small python program that writes a 4 digit number to the serial port every second, using pyserial. I have connected an XRF module (from CISECO) to the sending pi and another XRF to another ...
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Unable to setup WiFi on Arch Linux and Realtek rtl8192cu

I'm trying to follow Wireless Setup - ArchWiki to set up my WiFi, yet running into some issues: [root@alarmpi ~]# dmesg | grep -i rtl8192cu [ 7.697779] usbcore: registered new interface driver ...
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wpa-roam when ethernet is connected

As far as I understand, wpa-roam searches for a wifi connection when no ethernet connection is present. I'm trying to get my Pi to take photos on a gopro over the wifi connection, but interface with ...
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Wifi host and client

I want to use a Raspberry Pi in an embedded device where the user will have to interface with it over wifi. No obviously for the initial connection the user RPi will have to host a wifi network so ...
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Stream videos wirelessly from PC to Pi to TV?

I have a collection of movies (Please note: Mostly 1080p) on my external hard disk drive. This drive is attached to my PC (Mac). The external hard disk also contains some important work files, hence I ...
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Time machine over wifi: What hard drives do not give “failed verification” issues?

I have installed netatalk and set up my Time machine to backup via wifi on an USB hard drive wired to my RPi (followed these instructions). Nevertheless I repeatedly have "failed verification" issues ...
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spontaneous wpa_supplicant error

my raspberry pi has been on a wireless network for a while. it occasionally gets disconnected, but I've got a crontab that tests for connection and if there isn't one, reconnects, which has been ...
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RTL8188CUS extremely slow!

I am connected to my dedicated wireless N network at 95% signal on my Pi. On my other computers I can get a nice steady 40~50 mbps (~5 mb/s) copying from my Ubuntu NAS. I am trying to stream video to ...
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Trouble connecting to Pi through SSH

Been stuck on the same problem for weeks now. I am trying to set up my Pi to run headless through SSH. It's connected to the LAN through a wireless USB stick. I connect using PuTTY and juice SSH on my ...
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Stream Live audio TO raspberry pi

I want to stream live audio stream from my ubuntu running laptop to my pi, both of which are connected to the same network. I have read about ffmpeg and installed it too but can not get the mic output ...
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Use raspi to redirect wireless/bluetooth keyboard to different computers

I have around 5 computers, and having 5 keyboards is 4 too many for me right now. What I want to do is connect my Kinesis Advantage (wired) keyboard to my raspi, have the raspi redirect all incoming ...
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Simple Universal Plug and Play ( uPNP ) to find Raspberry Pi on Network

I have a RaspberryPi connected to my home network via WiFi with a dynamic ip address. I then have my iPhone connected to the same network also via WiFi. The Pi has a lightweight c++ HTTP server ...
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Prepare SD card for Wifi on Headless Pi

I need to SSH my Pi over wifi but because it is a model A board (using a usb hub is not possible - ever) and I have no ethernet, i can't configure the Pi to connect to my secured wifi network. I want ...
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Change wlan0 Mac Address RTL8188CUS Device

I bought the Miniature WiFi Module from ADAFruit (http://www.adafruit.com/products/814) and was wondering if it is possible to change the MAC address associated with it. I have tried using the ...
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Wifi Dongle heating problem

I'm having a sort of "issue" when using a Wifi dongle for my Raspberry Pi, after about 3 minutes connected to a router, the dongle starts to heat up quite alot, almost like a mug of coffee, which I ...