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Pidgin will not connect to MSN any longer

About 3 weeks ago, pidgin stopped connecting to the MSN network and I get the "Connection error from Notification server: Connection refused" message. This issue occurs in both my Ubuntu 12.04 machine ...
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Removed wired connection Ubuntu 14.10

So, I had to use a DLS connection yesterday, and the only way to do it was to remove the wired connection that was accessed by default. But! I got a new router yesterday night and my PC doesn't ...
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Making wired connection

If I connect Windows 8 laptop to PC running Windows through lan cable, I see connected PC on my laptop. If I try the same with Ubuntu - connecting laptop with Ubuntu to PC running Ubuntu, I don't see ...
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How to copy files between two computers using SSH [duplicate]

I have 2 computers: PCA and PCB. I am also using a SSH connection that goes from A to B. So here's my problem: I have a folder saved on the desktop of PC A and I need to copy it to the desktop of PCB ...
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14.04 LTS Server - Can SSH and FTP, but no other internet connections

I realized my server wasn't working as normally expected when I was doing something else on it recently. It's like it was unable to connect - which was weird because I could FTP and SSH into it just ...
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MySql - can i make a new connection in windows calling a linux ip address

So trying to figure out if i can use workbench in windows 2008 server and ask it to connect to a linux machine over my network. the reason behind this is my frontend application is in windows however ...
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Share WiFi on Windows to Ubuntu via LAN

I have the problem, that in my room, I get WiFi but no LAN. I have two PCs standing there, where just my Windows PC has a WiFi Stick. Now I want to share this connection through LAN diretctly to the ...
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teamviewer 10, ubuntu 14.04 , connection problem [duplicate]

here's my computer spec: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit always do package updates everyday I'm installing teamviewer 10 by using gdebi similar to this link: team viewer error dependency install method ...
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Just installed Ubuntu 14.04. Internet connection goes amazingly fast, then goes very slow

My wireless internet connection goes extremely fast which I love, but then it slows down a lot. I just installed Ubuntu, and aside from the slow-down I love everything about it. Just I am having a ...
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14.04 Unstable Wifi/Internet Connection

I have seen all the other questions about this problem... And I've got it too since I upgraded to 14.04 (lubuntu) from 13.10. As per this "thread", I add the information of my system @ubuntu.pastebin ...
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Vsftpd stuck at waiting for welcome message

I set up my Ubuntu server yesterday an everything was working fine (Apache, vsftpd, etc). However, I went to update my home page via vsftpd and it timed out at PASS *******. Every time after that it ...
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Connecting to Ethernet

I purchased a used Dell computer with Ubuntu running already, and this morning a prompt came on the screen telling me an update was available. I updated everything that was listed and after my system ...
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Internet Connection Error with updating Ubuntu

Failed to download repository information, "check your Internet connection" After using this on wifi and then directly plugging the laptop into wire-cable for faster, guaranteed Internet, nothing is ...
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14.04 unstable internet connection

Since upgrading two machines to 14.10/14.04 (one of them Ubuntu [13.10 -> 14.10] the other Lubuntu [14.04]), connections to the internet do not work every time. When connecting to a remote destination ...
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VPNC connection failed in Ubuntu

I recently started using the threatspike VPN service. I have added 3 devices: An Android A windows 7 desktop. Ubuntu laptop. The former 2 are working great without any problem. But, the Ubuntu ...
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No Internet connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu on my laptop Lenovo Ideapad Z510, and no Wi-Fi connection is found by ubuntu. I tried to find a solution, but I didn't solve my problem. Can someone please help me? Thank you ...
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Not able to connect to open WiFi

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. It has got problem with WiFi connectivity. It is not getting connected to open WiFi networks in our hostels. But get connected to few other connections like to hotspots on ...
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No Internet connection with ethernet

my ethernet cable connection have problems with the internet on Ubuntu 14.10 (Also on 14.04). If i fill in Network Settings manually he shows that he is connected but i cant reach the router or ...
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Ubuntu Server - no internet connection

I've installed Ubuntu Server on server machine with two network cards, whereas only one of them is wired to local network. When I type: sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces I get following: # The ...
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unable to access to localhost remotely with ubuntu 14.04

I have an old PC that I have set up as a server. I've installed webmin and Plex Media and ssh server. The problem is that I could easily connect to these services in Windows 7 using firefox by just ...
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Wifi problem on an FS Amilo Li 1718, under 14.04 LTS

I am having trouble with my Qualcomm Atheros AR242x/542x wifi card in a FS Amilo Li1718. It only connects sometimes, and the speed is low when it does. Sometimes it does not even allow me to turn on ...
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SSH connection refused after reconnect for short period of time (EC2 AWS)

If I haven't connected via SSH to one of my EC2 Ubuntu instances I can connect straight away, but if I disconnect and reconnect quickly I get a connection refused message and I have to wait a few ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 not reading usb 2.0 port and cannot connect to wired conection

I'm completely new to linux and I'm having problems right now. I'm running it from a live usb in a usb 3.0 slot (if that might be the problem). Ubuntu isn't using my usb 2.0 slots for some reason ...
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Teamviewer not working (no connection)

I installed teamviewer on an Ubuntu 14.04 machine. I downloaded from the Teamviewer homepage the 32-bit version and run: sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_linux.deb I usually use this machine directly (not ...
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cant access internal server within ubuntu

im new to ubuntu and im installed 14.04 recently. we have local network at work and we use git lab in one of the system to manage git repository. it has ip like this : "192.168.1.52:81" every one at ...
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How to remove network connections manually that aren't displayed in Edit Connections dialog?

I have collected several network connections over time. When I go to Network menu in topbar, and to Edit, the Network Connections dialog shows just one out of three connections. The other two are not ...
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Wireless disconnects after a few minutes on Ubuntu 14.04

I've posted here the content of my wireless-info-txt. Wifi is working fine on Windows OS. Well, after a ten minutes approx. the connection drops and I have to disable and enable Wifi again to have ...
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Trying to establish a remote SMB connection over SSH

Please be gentle with me I'm new to Ubuntu and have a basic network knowledge! I'm trying to establish an SMB share via a secure ssh connection from a windows PC to a remote Ubuntu machine. Some ...
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ubuntu net connection error

I am using ubuntu in my laptop and will connect net through wifi connection.If once the wifi disconnected I am not able to connect once again .After shutting down and restarting the laptop I am able ...
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Wired Connection problem on Ubuntu 14.10

I have installed Ubuntu 14.10, because, as usually, I wanted to see the next Ubuntu version anxiously and without any respect to the LTS version I had prior to the upgrade. Nevertheless, everything ...
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Create Wifi Ad-hoc to connect Ubuntu and windows 8.1

I want to build a wifi Ad-Hoc in my Ubuntu that my friend with windows 8.1 can connect to it. is it possible. please clarify me what should i do.tnks
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I Can't Access Internet via Ethernet, But I Can via WIFI. How Can I Solve This?

I am currently having this problem. I tried switching OFF the WIFI and just be using ETHERNET cable for the net but as soon as I do that, I lose my connection. I want to use ethernet becuase its ...
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Newbie question on USB Mouse

So I'm a total newbie to Ubuntu - installed it last night - and I've ran into a few problems: Firstly, I have two monitor displays connected to my computer. Monitor 1 works fine - mouse and keyboard ...
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Ubuntu Touch not recognized by SDK

I have a Nexus 4 running Ubuntu 14.10(r243) from the devel channel. I didn't have any problems installing my apps from the Ubuntu SDK until I did a reset of the telephone via the system settings ...
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Can't get my wired connection to work

Wireless works fine without any problem, but wired connection is not working for me. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I have tried to follow a number of different topics, mainly these; ...
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Update fails due to “no internet connection”

Whenever I try to update I get an error message saying I have "no internet connection" even if I do have a connection. I have a Asus X54C with Ubuntu 14.04.
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After update unable to connect to the internet

I am unable to connect to the internet. I do not have a wired or wireless connection. I have searched for an answer about a week and every suggestion has not worked. If you have any answers please ...
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What exactly is a connection through socket or what does the output of lsof tell us?

I'm streaming some files from S3 to an EC2 instance to get summary data from the headers. I use key.close(fast=True) for all the keys I get from boto.s3.bucket.Bucket.list() (python library to access ...
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Unable to connect to router and internet

Strange problem: I can't connect to internet or the router (nm-applet shows connection) via WLAN or LAN. When pinging the router responses, when trying to open the configurations however firefox says ...
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How do I connect to Ubuntu from Android via USB?

Referring to the question that has been answered: How do I connect to Ubuntu from Android? I cannot connect from my Android phone using JuiceSSH, because I don't know the ip address of my USB port. ...
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How can I connect to a server?

I'm new to Ubuntu, so this may actually be quite simple. On windows I can connect to a server in my school's network by typing in "\\servername.edu" and that works fine, but on Ubuntu, I have no idea ...
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Connection times out in all browsers, but ping and telnet work

I have the strangest problem on my Kubuntu 14.04 installation. I cannot browse the internet in any browser (tried both Chrome and Firefox). After some time, the browser reports a connection time out ...
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ssh connection time out ubunto 14.04

I get connection timeout after ssh hnname So I try the follow: netstat -nltp - I see that there is no process listen on port 22 sudo service ssh restart - I see that there is no process listen on ...
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Ubuntu overwrites connection settings during reboot

When I add system-ca-certs or password to a connection in /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections and reboot the computer these new settings are gone. What can I do to keep those settings after a ...
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Internet Access Blocked on unsecure wifi [closed]

I am using a pc that was natively a windows vista pc. I switched to ubuntu less than a month ago so I am still getting used to the extreme differences b/w linux+windows. My computer works fine at my ...
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connection of phone to ubuntu laptop through data cable

Ubuntu 14.04 is unable to read my lumia 520, it shows phone plugged in then gets disconnected. it is continuously repeated. also when i use $lsusb command in terminal it shows nokia lumia 920 there.
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DSL cable NOT detecting on network settings

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 (dual boot ) without plugging in my internet cable and when I did plug it in to configure my PPPoe connection, it says wired connection unplugged in network settings. I ...
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ssh command related problem

I am facing problem with the ssh command currently. Earlier, it was working just fine, but now when I am trying to execute the same command, it says, ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection ...
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Ethernet connection intermittently does not work in LTS 14.04

I have been having an intermittent issue with my ethernet connection my laptop. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit. I am running a Dell 15 7357. Below is the output from lspci -v for my ethernet ...
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How to check if I can connect to a server port?

I have a Riseup account, but I just can't get the SMTP to work. I have tried all the tutorials, nothing. Neither Thunderbird nor Sylpheed work. Then I thought that my ISP might be blocking the ports ...