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Wired connection doesn't work on startup, it works on suspend with suspend_modules however

I installed Ubuntu and realised the only Internet connection that was working was the WiFi one, but I need to have a wired one working where I live (which is in University halls) because we're not ...
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109 views

I've deleted Wired Connection 1

I've deleted Wired Connection 1. How to set up new Wired Connection 1?
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How can my connection persist even when I suspend?

Using Ubuntu 12.04 with all updates; since yesterday everytime my computer goes to suspend somehow my internet connection is lost how it's supposed to be but it attemps to connect every single minute ...
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MobilePartner not completing running

command in terminal : /usr/local/Modile_Partner/MobilePartner problem: the command doesn't stop executing
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2answers
81 views

Is my local area network accesible to others when sharing my Internet connection?

Sometimes I share my Internet connection with my neighbours via the Network Manager GUI (Ubuntu 12.04) but there is something I am worried about... Is it sharing just the Internet connection or is my ...
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Can't connect to VPN on Ubuntu 12.04

I'm having a lot of trouble connecting to VPN. This used to work on my machine, but i recently did an update and it's stopped working. I'm not sure what the problem is. My question is how do i debug ...
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broadband mobile connection isn't visible

I have a E362 mobile usb cell stick from Telus. I connected it and executed sudo modprobe usbserial vendor=0x12d1 product=0x1505 to load the according drivers. That gives me /dev/ttyUSB0 link! Then I ...
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Wifi Connection Keeps Dropping at College [duplicate]

I'm new to Ubuntu and brought my laptop with me to college. It connects to the campus wifi fine but after a while the connection just drops. I either have to wait a bit or disconnect and reconnect. ...
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244 views

OpenVPN Connection problems - Can I configure it to reconnect?

I have OpenVPN setup using network-manager-open-vpn-gnome, its been working for years, however the server end is experiencing internet connection issues at the moment and drops out quite regularly. ...
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Lost ability to connect to PPTP server after installing openvpn gone client

I have a Tomoato router which is running a PPTP server. I was able to connect via my ubuntu machine and my phone. I bought a VPN service which used Openvpn (private Internet access) and followed ...
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In Wired Connection settings save option is getting grayed out

Each time I switch to manual configuration, of wired connection in Ubuntu 12.10, the save button gets grayed out. As soon as I start setting it in Manually, it gets grayed out.Please help ! One ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wireless won't connect with gnome network manager or wicd

I have an HP Pavilion Slimline s3100n and I cannot for the life of me get the wifi to connect and stay connected in any circumstances with network manager or wicd... I'm pulling my freaking hair out ...
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Problem connecting to wirless internet - computer will not boot with networking unless ethernet cable is connected

Ubuntu server 12.04, fully updated, with lxde installed... I have a problem with my wireless connection and don't know how to solve it. I can't get any networking at all unless I plug the ethernet ...
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804 views

waiting for network configuration network manager

I recently updated ubuntu to 12.04 and i have 2 problems: 1.) 'waiting for network configuration' shows each time when starting computer 2.) I always have to type in terminal 'sudo ...
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1answer
159 views

How to set wifi max connection tries?

I have a wifi network configured within networkmanager. Unfortunately I cannot use this as long as I sit on my workplace as there is the signal is very low. But when I go over to other workplaces of ...
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2answers
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How to install Network-Manager after uninstalling it

I hope this has not been covered elsewhere already. It is rather specific an issue, and related to a computer-manufacturer, but I need help for something Ubuntu-related that should be no problem for ...
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1answer
357 views

How can I prioritize wireless networks with network-manager

Mostly I use my laptop in an environment where different wireless networks are available and I would like to preferably connect to one of those and only fall back to the other one if that one is not ...
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1answer
133 views

My network manager applet is dumb?

I'm using a modem to connect to internet, may be because of poor signal strength my internet gets disconnected often, but when it does network manager applet have to show that I've been disconnected ...
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Is it possible to use nmcli completely without nm-applet?

Since I don't use GNOME now and try wmii, the nm-applet is no longer available for me.I know there is nmcli for the control. What I'm really interested in is that can it really be a substitute for ...
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992 views

Mobile broadband slow to be detected

-- UPDATE 1: relevant syslog lines. -- UPDATE 2: a step further. I was able to solve the GSM modem enable failed: (32) SIM PIN required loop specifying the PIN in Network manager > Edit ...
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1answer
505 views

Why does Network-Manager close when it cannot bind to any connection?

When Network-Manager is not able to bind my Ubuntu to any connection, after a while it closes. The icon in the notification area (or indicator area) disappears, and it does not run any more. For ...
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6answers
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mobile broadband quick connect..how to?

I have a Reliance broadband + mobile broadband connection. It connects fine, but the only problem is it takes more than 2 -3 mins to get the connection started. If I plug in the USB datacard, the ...