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I recently switched to Ubuntu. I've been having a lot of internet troubles ever since. I used Windows 7 before.

I've had trouble loading web pages, and it would take a solid minute or two to even start displaying anything.

Why is this?

How can I fix this?


Ubuntu 14.04

Here's a comparison: Speedtest on my phone:

Speedtest on my PC:

Taken about 30 seconds apart.

EDIT: Complete information on wifi.

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Add details on (ADSL) modem OR WiFi being used, and Ubuntu version. This is likely a driver issue, or upstream (your ISP). – david6 Jun 10 '14 at 0:20
Please add the output of these commands as well: iwconfig, lsusb -v and lspci -v – alexander255 Jun 10 '14 at 1:29
Please run the script is in the accepted answer in the link below so we may see the information needed to help diagnose the issue. <…; – Wild Man Jun 10 '14 at 1:56
@WildMan I added all of the information as a pastebin link – hexagonest Jun 10 '14 at 11:08

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i see that you are using Nexus4

how about tethering your device to Ubuntu?

btw what method that u r using to connect your phone with Ubuntu?

USB tether? or Wifi?

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My Nexus 4 is connected through wifi, and my computer is also connectedto wifi. – hexagonest Jun 10 '14 at 11:03
Thank you, using my phone to tether boosted the speed right up. Is there any permanent fix, though? – hexagonest Jun 10 '14 at 11:13

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