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how to transfer files from windows 8.1 to ubuntu?

I have all my files on my brother's PC and now I want to copy them to mine. Installing a programme didn't help me because it's about 200 GB and takes a long time and sometimes my connection failed. ...
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Why one wifi network works with ubuntu and another doesn't?

For over half a year, I have been struggling with bad internet connection in my old home with ubuntu 14.04. Often the speed flucuates between 1 Mb/s to 108 Mb/s which results in normal internet ...
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Ubuntu 14.04; D-Link WUA 1340 detects networks but does not connect; ethernet does not connect

I am a "newb," so please excuse me if I try your patience, it is an unintentional by-product. Dilemma: -D-Link does not work. It detects networks, I enter the correct password, but it does not ...
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Cannot connect to any networks after spoofing MAC address

So I want to spoof my MAC address. However when I do so I am unable to connect to any networks. After changing it back to the physical MAC address of the network card, it works just fine. It worked ...
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No internet on reboot into 12.04

From Vista, on an AMD athlon 64 dual core system. TK-55x2 processor, 1.8GiB ram, 65.0GiB free on HD. I have a connection while installing the OS, after reboot no connection is available. Best option ...
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How to get connection to both wifi as well as LAN in ubuntu 14.04 LTS?

On my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS laptop, I have a LAN connection with a static IP address as well as a WiFi connection to the internet using DHCP. LAN connection goes to a switch and WiFi connection from a WiFi ...
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after upgrading my sony vaio laptop to ubuntu 14.04. my wifi signal has dropped drastically,

01:00.0 Network controller [0280]: Qualcomm Atheros AR9485 Wireless Network Adapter [168c:0032] (rev 01) Subsystem: Foxconn International, Inc. Device [105b:e044] Kernel driver in use: ath9k I'm ...
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Can't connect to Ubuntu server, gives 'no hostly alg' error

I'm trying to connect to my Ubuntu 14.10 server through ssh but whenever i ssh -p [port] name@hostname.com it simply gives me 'no hostkey alg' and drops connection Can anyone help with this ...
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5.0 GHz wifi not connecting on new Ubuntu

I recently got a new computer running Ubuntu(I previously owned a mac), and I've been having problems connecting to the right wifi. My computer has no problem connecting to the 2.4 GHz, but when I ...
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how to make wired network internet connection work?

i am new using ubuntu (14.04 LTS), i have been using it for a week as my laptop main OS(toshiba satellite), and i am having trouble with web browsing and internet connection in general, i have an ...
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sharing a PC's internet connection to connect HTC One M8 device to the internet

I've HTC One M8 and in the settings there is an option called:"share a computer's network connection with this phone" any one who use HTC One M8 can reach it by going to: Settings WIRELESS ...
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Unstable WiFi connection Ubuntu 14.04 - Lenovo G40-70 rtl8723be

This is annoying, my internet connection drops after a few minutes and I have to restart my Lenovo G40-70 because restarting the network manager doesn't work.I also tried the solutions from related ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04.2 LTS Local Connections refused

I have some local services running on a little server box at my home. Since a few days ago, only half of them are working though. SSH, Samba, netatalk, Plex are all running fine while I can't connect ...
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probleme with vps connection device

I bought a VPS with Ubuntu and I installed VNC and I would like to use a VPN account to change my IP address when I want. I have set up OpenVPN and configuration, but when I click on my VPN account ...
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How could we connect ODBC to ubuntu 14.04

Is there any way to connect to a MS ODBC system to the linux os. Or there any other local database available for linux ? Or should we create database in the terminal itself ?
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How to track the Internet connectivity of two PCs simultaneously using a script?

I have two PCs and I want to monitor the Internet connectivity in both of them and make it available in a page (not local, and something like example.com/statuses) as to whether they're currently ...
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XBMC cannot connect to Internet via LAN

I have Xtreama with XBMC Ubuntu 12.10 XBMCbuntu XBMC 12.2 Git:32b1a5e, May 2 2013. It is LAN Wired to Netgear DGN2200v4 Modem Router via a Switch. Other Devices (TV and PVR) on this Switch have ...
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How can I export all my VPN PPTP connections to known Ubuntu machines?

I have a lot of VPN connections and wonder how can I ease the process of exporting or entering them all at once (about 50) to any of my Ubuntu machines. There should be an application for ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 : The save button in the 802.1x security is disabled when you choose PEAP in Authenication in network setting

The save button is disbaled when the PEAP in the authentication is choosed in the Network Connection ---> 802.1x Security. because of this I'm not able to connect to my network
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Can't get wifi on 14.04.2 lts [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu on my laptop. It went well, but the WiFi does not work, when it did in Windows. I know it can't be the access point, since my friend can connect just fine from his computer. Any ...
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Some pages not loading with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and Firefox

When I use a search engine, or type an address into the address bar about half of the time I get the fail page, "Unable to connect..." If I click a link from a search page, same thing. If I try to ...
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Can't Connect to Hotspot Created by Plasma-nm in Ubuntu15.04

I use an internal wireless card + an Alfa AWUS036H on a Dell inpiron N5010. After I created a shared Wifi connection using plasma-nm(kde-nm-connection-editor) and tried to connect it using Connect to ...
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Which process is accessing which IPs?

After installing Conky and listing all my inbound and outbound connections I start to wonder what's actually happening and what and why things are happening. I'm getting a bit suspicious. How can I ...
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Internet not working after upgrading to 15.04

I upgraded to 15.04 today and have had a series of problems, during the upgrade there were a number of messages saying that packages could not be installed because of an error. Then When I rebooted ...
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What is an origin and solution for “port 9000: Connection refused” error?

I am stuggeling with port 9000: Connection refused error. I work on Ubuntu 14.04 and faced the problem when trying to run Hadoop in a non-distributed mode, as a single Java process (compare Hadoop ...
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Can't get online after installing Lubuntu 15.04

I upgraded to Lubuntu 15.04 yesterday. I originally installed Lubuntu at school several months back, so it was done using the school's Ethernet connection. At home, I set up my own DSL connection, ...
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Wifi disconnects and doesn't re-connect anymore

i've got a Lenovo z50-70 and when I connect to a wifi it works for some time and then internet stops working; when I manually disconnect it, it takes like a minute to disconnect and then it tries to ...
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Activating VPN fails always after temporary loss of internet connection

I have a few correctly set up VPN connections and use them frequently with nmcli. This works most times, but occasionally I can't connect any more with none of my saved VPNs: ...
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Wired connection of Qualcom card not working, can't compile drivers

I am using ubuntu 14.10 and I can't get my wirdec connection to work: srd@ubuntu:~/Downloads$ ifconfig lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 ...
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ssh: connect to host github.com port 22: Connection refused

So I followed the guide on how to add a SSH key to GitHub, and added a new SSH key with a passphrase to GitHub and the SSH agent. Now, if I run ssh -T git@github.com as described in the guide to test ...
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Issue with gnome-connection-manager

I use Ubuntu 14.04 with gnome-connection-manager. Everything worked well, but then gnome-connection-manager crashed and now I can't start it. The process is not running and a reboot did not help. ...
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KVM Bridging - Network connection fails if I change Device model to VirtIO from rtl8139

I'm setting up my first VM and am using bridging to access my network. It's a Windows7 VM on Ubuntu 14.10. I read that changing to 'Device Model = VirtIO' in the definition of the VM will improve ...
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Why I can't I telnet to a specific port?

the port 7778 is in listen, netstat -tulpn tcp 0 0 127.0.0.1:7778 0.0.0.0:* LISTEN 22776/java but I can't telnet that port from remote machine while I can telnet other ...
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connection sharing between ubuntu 14.04 and xbox 360

I have an xbox 360 and a laptop with Ubuntu 14.04. What I want is to share the wireless internet connection of my laptop with my xbox via an ethernet cable. How can I set this up?
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Ethernet on laptop only works occasionally

The Ethernet connection on my laptop works only occasionally. Wi-Fi on my laptop works, so the problem does not seem to be with the Internet connection. Plugging in the Ethernet cable and turning off ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wireless Connection Drops

My Wi-fi connection works for about 5 minutes, until I can't load any page. After some time of not being able to load anything, the toolbar at the top indicates that I have been disconnected from ...
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Issue with network connectivity on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have a dual-boot Dell desktop with Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and one physical network drop. The Windows side connects without issue. The Ubuntu kernel does not want to connect to the network. ...
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Problem with Wireless Network (broadcom 802.11 b/g bcm4312) on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 recently. On booting to Ubuntu, I have a problem with connecting to wireless internet. The wired LAN is working properly. The Broadcom Wireless Adapter has ...
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Wifi keeps dropping connection

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 on a Thinkpad X230 with Intel Centrino Advended-N 6205 wifi. On my home network everything is fine, but at work the connection keeps dropping after a minute of being ...
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connection lost Netgear A6200 Usb adapter on 14.04

I am having the issue with Ubuntu 14.04 with Netgear A6200 wireless Usb adapter. I set up my A6200 Wireless Adapter as described in another thread ...
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sftp not uploading in Ubuntu

I have installed filezilla and I am trying to upload on a server one small html file via sftp. filezilla connects fine to the server, lists the remote dirs and lets me browse through them but if I try ...
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Installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, Wired and WIreless connections availiable, but no/ limited internet access

Greetings Veteran Ubuntu Users! I've tried to solve the issue on my own for the better part of the weekend, but some help would be most welcomed. I'm also new to Linux based-OS. Onto the issue... ...
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ubuntuphone does not connect to ubuntu desktop

My BQ Ubuntuphone is not recognized by my Ubuntu-PC. Is there any special setting on either side to enable the connection?
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wifi connection is established but internet is not working

I use a wifi and its works fine. But when i use other wifi connection is established but internet is not working. It seems no data is recived in my ubuntu 12.04(LTS). And the same wifi connection is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 can't connect to my specific modem's wifi

My system connects to other WiFi networks without problem, it also connects to my modem with wired connection. But when I try to connect through WiFi, it attempts to connect for a while, the WiFi ...
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Google Chrome browser does not display on Samsung Smart TV with HDMI cable from Ubuntu PC

Google Chrome browser does not display on Samsung Smart TV with HDMI cable from Ubuntu PC. The Firefox browser does fine. I need Chrome as it works with Netflix on Linux and Firefox does not. Any ...
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No internet connection after dual installing Ubuntu 14.04 beside Windows 8.1

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 along side Windows 7 and I had access to my wifi networks. But since I upgraded to Windows 8.1 and installed Ubuntu 14.04 along side, I can't even connect to my wired ...
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Unable to go online but still able to ping, either with wlan0 or eth0

I have a Dell Inspiron 17 r 5737 with Ubuntu 14.10. Ar the moment, my laptop is able to connect both to eth0 and wlan0 connections, but I cannot go online with any browser, with apt-get or any other ...
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Wired Connection Stoped working after update

My desktop is an old DELL that originally ran on Windows XP. Ubuntu 12.04 makes it run like brand new. After a bunch of updates the wired connections stopped working. Network Connections reads; ...
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Problem with deleting photos in Dropbox

I can't delete the photos from my full dropbox. It says to retry because I'm not connected. What is the problem and how can I get more free dropbox space