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Ubuntu wireless only connects to some networks

I have dual-booted my windows 8 machine with Ubuntu. No matter which version of Ubuntu I had installed, I was able to connect to my home network on both windows and Ubuntu, but when I got to school ...
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ubuntu laptop to win7 laptop music transfer

What is the easiest way to connect my ubuntu laptop to a win7 laptop to pull music and pics off the win7 laptop? I installed Ubuntu on my new computer as the primary os and I want to pull my music, ...
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Using Linux as guest on vmware and sharing connection with windows vista

I've been trying for weeks with vmwware player, now d/l vmwware work station 7, I have a laptop with one built in modem and a usb modem I bought, It works great switching it over from host to use in ...
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Wired connection stops working suddenly

I have Ubuntu 12.04. I was downloading something via Aria... and then it suddenly stopped. There was no connection to the Internet. I tried to ping the host but there was no reply. Also tried to ping ...
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Why does Ubuntu really slow down the rest of my home network?

I have a Ubuntu desktop and a Windows 7 desktop. The Windows 7 machine is connected via wireless adapter and the Ubuntu desktop is connected via Ethernet. The wireless adapter is capable of 300Mbps ...
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Cannot connect Ubuntu to Windows pc either direction

New to Ubuntu and really struggling with this. I want to connect to my old windows XP PC on our home network. Searching for solutions gets complicated as at one level you are told use Connect to ...
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Single Click VNC with Windows

I’m trying to help someone on a Windows machine. The irony is that I now need help myself to connect the 2 computers. I open my Remote Desktop Viewer, put it in listening mode by selecting ’Reverse ...
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Is it possible to use Windows Internet Connection Inside Virtual Box Installaion

Suppose I install Ubuntu on a Virtual Box, will I be able to use my Windows Internet connection, which is connected through a wireless device that Ubuntu is unable to detect?
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Link Windows Mobile Device with Ubuntu and Use Laptop to send SMS

Is there any software that i can use on my ubuntu laptop to write SMS on my Windows Mobile 6.1 HTC Touch Diamond?