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Wireless is not sharing Internet to Ethernet Properly

Using Ubuntu 14.04 on all machines in question, The network starts with a modem, then a router 192.168.0.1 (which goes to 2 computers working fine), then another router 192.168.150, at which point ...
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Share ubuntu internet connection to iphone 6s using bluetooth or usb (not wifi)

Hello i have my laptop it has better wifi card from iphone 6s so i can have internet access only from my laptop via wifi. Is there a way to share the internet connection also on my phone? I know I ...
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Internet connection shariing - specify address range

eth0's connection method is to "Shared to other computers". This gives eth0 an address like 10.x.y.z. How can I give it an address like 192.168.y.z instead?
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How to share internet connection between two computers one which is connected to a dongle [duplicate]

I have a dongle connected on an ubuntu laptop. I couldn't find a way out to share internet using WiFi. How can I share internet over a LAN cable? Does I require a cross-over cable? Any extra ...
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Tethering 4G Dongle internet over WiFi Hot Spot

I am using an Airtel 4G Dongle. I need to share Internet with a second laptop, and a smart phone. I tried making my laptop as a WiFi hot-spot, but couldn't see any option to do this in my Ubuntu ...
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How to connect to Neo4j server running on Windows machine from Ubuntu machine?

I am using Neo4j graph database. Its running on Windows PC at url: http://localhost:7474/browser/. Now I want to get access to this server from machine running Ubuntu OS, so that I can access Neo4j ...
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unabel to share a folder in ubuntu 14.04

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 , i want to enable sharing for a folder , when i RIGHT CLICK the folder i wont get any sharing options ,is there any another way to make a folder to share. I want to share it ...
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sharing ethernet connection by preserving external DHCP server

I am currently using two workstations at the University, but I only have one single ethernet cable providing internet connection. One of the two workstations (running Ubuntu 14.10) has two ethernet ...
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How to connect to WiFi and BlueTooth in Ubuntu 15.04?

I just purchased an HP laptop 2 days ago with Windows 8.1 pre-installed. I formatted the OS and installed Ubuntu 15.04. The laptop seems to be working perfectly except two problems: I am able to ...
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Make my laptop as a hotspot while i get “Your wireless card or driver does not support Access Point mode” [duplicate]

Want to make my laptop as a hotspot in "Ubuntu", I try some solutions with no success included Connectify-Ubuntu i get no supported driver, Also when i type command sudo ap-hotspot start I get ...
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How to securely share my internet connection with another machine

Right so this is my situation here, I have a router, and several machines, but now there is a new machine which needs to connect to the network at the same time as them. My router is not a Wireless ...
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How to share wireless network from Ubuntu 15.04 PC via wifi? [duplicate]

My laptop is connected to internet via wireless connection (which requires to setup a static IP). However my windows phone does not have this option, and hence I need to share the wireless connection ...
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Cannot connect to Internet unless I disable then enable interface (since upgrade to 15.04)

My computer has two network cards: - eth0 has a static IP address and connects to the LAN. It is not managed by NetworkManager. - eth1 has a dynamic address and connects to my cable modem. The ...
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Configure connection sharing with specific IP Address

Edit - a more concise version of the question: When using connection sharing, I want network manager to use the 192.168.254 subnet instead of the 10.42.0 subnet. Is this possible? Background: I ...
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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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How do I share my ethernet connection with my Android phone?

How can I share my ethernet-connected Ubuntu 14.10 laptop's Internet connection to my Android phone?
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ICS over existing WiFi network

I have an existing WiFi network which all my devices are connected to. I had a falling out with my dad, and he set up a blocker on the WiFI stopping my phone and tablet connecting to the internet ...
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Intranet LAN networking for office PCS

I am a Newbie in Ubuntu. I have 8 new PCs installed with Ubuntu 14.04, I am unable to do networking in them. I want to share files in all PC's Ubuntu to Ubuntu which includes sharing a drive and ...
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Sharing a connection with a server using a unique ip

I have followed Luis Alvarado's post on Sharing Connection to other PCs (Via Wired Ethernet) up until the "Client PC" part and am now sharing my laptop's internet connection with my Desktop server ...
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share internet connection (via hotspot) with a lan with ieee 802.1X encryption

my dorm internet is protected with IEEE 802.1X encryption (Microsoft PEAP) and I want to share the connection with my phone, but so far, I haven't been able to do it. I can create the hotspot, but the ...
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Sharing a dial-up connection from Ubuntu 12.04 to another on a LAN

I need to share the dial-up connection from my Ubuntu machine to another locally connected machine. LAN IP of my client is 192.168.0.2. Please help me to solve this issue.
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Sharing Laptops wifi internet to Desktop via ethernet [duplicate]

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 on a Dell Inspiron 530s. It has a Linksys network adapter card, but I do not have the adapter, so my computer is connection-less. What I'd like to know is if there is a way ...
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Share wireless Internet connection through ethernet

I want to share the wireless Internet connection on my desktop with my old laptop, through ethernet. I have ticked the option "Make available to others" on both connections, on my desktop, but my ...
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Port forwarding through shared internet connection

I have shared my internet connection via Ethernet with another computer, using the shared option under Ethernet in Network settings. I believe this is working but I can't know for sure as I am unable ...
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I can't share internet in Ubuntu 13.04 with a windows device like I could in 12.10

I have IPv4 set to share internet, but with my Windows machine it will work for a few minutes and then just stop working. Can anyone tell me if there's a new way to do this, or if it is broken in this ...
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How do I share my wireless connection via a wired cable?

Im trying to share the wireless from my netbook eeepc to my desktop computer that does not have any wifi, it can run internet through a cable connected to my internet router but im wondering if there ...
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How can I share my internet connection via bluetooth? [duplicate]

I'm running ubuntu 12.04 I have a hp laptop brand and I would like to share my internet connection via bluetooth I searched on google but I found nothing serious Can you help me please ?
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Share Connection Without Nat

How to Share a connection on Ubuntu Server without NAT eth0: 192.168.10.156 eth1: 192.168.5.1 I am creating a Cache Server with TPROXY (squid 3.1), but in my network will not use nat as to deliver ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 Wifi Hotspot can't provide internet for 2 devices simultaneously

The problem is in the title.. I'm using an old laptop to distribute the internet connection. The hotspot was created easily, and i can connect one device at a time, and use the internet provided by ...
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How can I share a wifi signal with other machines on my wired network? [duplicate]

I want to take in a WIFI signal and provide internet service to this Ubuntu machine AND others on my hardwired ethernet connection. I have asked this elsewhere and only got 'it's easy, use the GUI' ...
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How to Connect & Share your Internet Connection (Wired & Wireless)

I have Ubuntu 12.04 on a HP 430 notebook and this has a single wired internet connection and I would like to share this with a LG Optimus One with Android 2.3.3. I followed these instructions and ...
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How to share a wired Internet connection with an Android phone (reverse-tethering)?

I have been trying to share my wired Internet connection with my Android phone. However I could not succeed in doing this. Has anyone of you ever succeeded? Operating systems that I use are as ...
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Unable to connect to wireless internet(wifi) through KDE plasma desktop

I installed the KDE plasma desktop through Ubuntu software center. I am on Ubuntu Lucid Lynx. After the install, I'm unable to connect to my WiFi connection in the KDE session. But I can connect to ...