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I have a HP 110-mini laptop dual booting Ubuntu 13.10 and Windows 7. I am trying to build LFS. But recently, my internet access just went off. It says I am connected to the wifi and I can access the internet with other devices, I can also access internet on the same laptop when I am booted into windows 7. Only when am on UBuntu every browser says server can't be found. Can you please help me?

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please provide result of "ifconfig" and "sudo lshw -C network" –  Fred B. Apr 3 '14 at 14:29
also please provide result of nm-tool –  2707974 Apr 4 '14 at 6:25
Did you try the answer on this page? askubuntu.com/questions/360478/… –  JasperKov May 9 '14 at 20:23
try dropping in sudo dhclient wlan0 and follow it with ping -c 3 www.google.com.. If that works, you need to go into network settings (click on the cog in the top right>system settings>Network>wireless>click on the orange arrow associated to your network>settings>ipv4/ipv6 settings and turn on dhcp. –  Miphix Sep 14 '14 at 2:14

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