RTL8723BE wifi sees wifis but can't connect (DEAUTH_LEAVING)

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Re: RTL8723BE wifi sees wifis but can't connect (DEAUTH_LEAV

Postby jimmyD » 2019-02-05 20:00

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sudo modinfo rtl8723be | grep ant_sel
parm:           ant_sel:Set to 1 or 2 to force antenna number (default 0)


I m just confused still about this. So is 0 equal to either 1 or 2 or not?
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Re: RTL8723BE wifi sees wifis but can't connect (DEAUTH_LEAV

Postby Head_on_a_Stick » 2019-02-05 20:03

jimmyD wrote:So is 0 equal to either 1 or 2 or not?

I'm not sure but I think 1 & 2 refer to specific antennae and 0 means "whatever". Just a guess though :)
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Re: RTL8723BE wifi sees wifis but can't connect (DEAUTH_LEAV

Postby shep » 2019-02-05 21:54

To throw another possibility out, I've seen reports of HP's having disconnected wifi/bluetooth antenna. Maybe Win10 did a better job of finding the connected antenna.
In spite of an obvious manufacturing defect, the HP shill recommended the user fix it themselves and gave instructions on how to do it.

https://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-H ... -p/6563814
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