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After Loading Ubuntu 11.10 of the Internet on a Dual Boot option alongside Windows XP. It cannot find the wireless networks within range when the modem is within a Meter of it. When i click the wireless button in the top right hand corner the list shows

Wired Network

Wired Connection 1


VPN Connections

Enable Networking

Connection Information

Edit Connections...

After doing a test unconnected to the wired Internet i could open , but not http://www.iana.org/ - This suggests there is A "DNS" issue - I've got no idea what this is or how to fix it.

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closed as too localized by Bruno Pereira Mar 18 '12 at 20:42

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