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3answers
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Setting up Gmail and Thunderbird in 11.10

I am trying to setup my Gmail with Thunderbird. I put in the details, the imap and smtp settings were filled in automatically. They were correct I checked. Initially when I clicked on done, to ...
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2answers
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Wired connection problem

I've recently been updating from Lynx and am currently at 11.10 However when I restarted the computer I couldn't get any wired connection (which is what I use). When I click at the top it just says ...
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3answers
216 views

information about internet connection in ubuntu 11.10

I use Ubuntu 11.10.i surf the Internet using GPRS connection with my cell phone as modem. how do i get to know the speed at which the Internet is running? I tried clicking on 'connection information' ...
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233 views

Network connection fails when downloading data [closed]

In the past few weeks, I've noticed my network connection becoming unstable while downloading files. I'm not sure how to diagnose this issue. I've found that my network connections appear to be ...
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1answer
341 views

Problems with wired connection. Help? [closed]

It randomly stops working as I'm working off a laptop, I click the option "Auto Ethernet" but it won't connect to the network again, I have to restart my laptop and then everything works fine but the ...
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1answer
1k views

Ubuntu 11.10, Wireless Connection but no internet

Right after installing Ubuntu 11.10 using the wubi.exe file, I tried to surf the web in Ubuntu. My wireless connection is found without problem, but firefox doesn't manage to load any pages. Can ...
0
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1answer
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Ubuntu 11.10 cannot connect to projector

I install Ubuntu 11.10 into my laptop with dual-boot. In windows, I cannot output both is laptop monitor and projector. But in Ubuntu, it fail to. Then I install Ubuntu in my pendrive with ...
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1answer
286 views

Ubuntu 11.10 Wellcomm mobile broadband

I'm using Ubuntu 11.10 on Acer 3620 but unable to connect the Internet. It disconnects everytime. The Wellcomm specs are as follows: Interface type : USB 2.0 high speed Proocol : ...
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2answers
755 views

Connection drops after about 5 seconds and is real slow with a Centrino 1030 wireless card

I have a Dell XPS 15 with dual boot windows 7 ultimate and Ubuntu 11.10 and the wireless connection is really bad on Ubuntu, I have 2-5mbps in Ubuntu and keep losing the connection for 5sec, but in ...
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1answer
1k views

Connecting to the internet with ubuntu 11.10

I just installed the newest ubuntu, the 11.10 version. I was using mandriva and windows 7 ultimate. I dont know how to connect the laptop with the internet in the following ways. some one please help ...
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2answers
538 views

Problem with network - Wireless network working, but wired isn't

I have 2 networks connected to my computer. The wireless connection, that I use for connecting to the internet, and a wired connection that I use for a LAN (eth0), that I also use to share my ...
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4answers
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Problems Connecting MSN with empathy

I don't know if I am the only one with this bug, but I can't use my MSN account with a freshly installed Ubuntu 11.10 with Empathy. It used to work with my Arch Linux, but now with Ubuntu, it ...
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2answers
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What should my MAC address be? (now shows 00:00:00:00:00:00)

I have three computers all wired into my router. The box I'm posting this from is running Ubuntu 11.10, and another machine is running Xubuntu 11.10 Both connected automatically when the ethernet ...
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4answers
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Wireless connection keeps dropping with an Intel 3945ABG card

After updating to 11.10 from 11.04, my wireless connection keeps dropping off from time to time. Now, I already experience this problem when I was using 10.04 (the workaround back then was to ...
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1answer
1k views

Is there a problem connecting to archive.ubuntu.com? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix 'Check your Internet connection' error in software center? I was able to use software center until 2 days ago, but I can't use it for two days. I also ...
7
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2answers
5k views

How do I connect to a VPN in GNOME-Shell?

I used to be able to choose "connect to vpn" from the network-indicator in Ubuntu but since I've upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 I'm only using GNOME-Shell and I can't find anyway to connect to a VPN from ...
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1answer
680 views

SSH connection reset by peer after 11.10 update. (Proxy Issue)

My work computer sits behind a proxy (I know thats where the problem lies.) I was running 11.4 and using ssh to establish a socks proxy to my server at home. I can still connect to that server from ...
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0answers
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Slow wireless with an Atheros AR928X [closed]

I have problems with PB Easynote TJ65 and Ubuntu 11.10. The wifi connection is slower compared to 11.04.... annoying during live video streaming (TV, etc...) Could you help me, please? Here some ...