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unstable wifi conection Ubuntu 14.04 Acer Aspire V 13

I have problems to connect via Wifi with my Acer Aspire V 13 V3-371-39MA for several month. The strange thing is, sometimes I can connect and the conection would stay for the whole day...on other days ...
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MSSQL connection from Ubuntu

I need an easy and complete tutorial for making a MSSQL connection from Ubuntu. I think I installed FreeTDS and UnixODBC but configurations are very complicated I didn't understand the issue. I ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 mounts a 3G modem as USB storage!

I have bought an Alcatel x602D modem for 3G Internet connections but Ubuntu doesn't recognize it as a modem but like USB storage How should I proceed?
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I can't find my home wireless internet

So yesterday I installed Ubuntu 14. Now I'm running dual boot, (Windows 8 and Ubuntu) and I just can't find my home wireless, I can find my neighbour's wireless but I can't find mine, please someone ...
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Error when connecting openxenmanager to xen-4.4

Xen newbie question : I've installed last ubuntu xen and openxenmanager on my Intel I5 64bit workstation with default configuration and after rebooted on xen grub choice : cylere@lalla:~$ ps -ef ...
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Cannot connect to eduroam from ubuntu

I am trying to connect to eduroam from ubuntu, asks me for certificated. I asked my college tech support and the answer I got was "I don't know nothing about linux ubuntu, all machine are windows or ...
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Able to Ping and Telnet but not Browse any website

I have a fresh install of 14.04. I am unable to browse any website using both Ubuntu browser and Firefox (the only browsers installed by default). However, when I drop the terminal I am able to ping ...
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Restarted my Ubuntu Touch Nexus 4 and now my cellular network access is denied but works with another carrier's SIM card

I installed Ubuntu Touch about 2 months ago on my Nexus 4 following these instructions: http://developer.ubuntu.com/en/start/ubuntu-for-devices/installing-ubuntu-for-devices/ I unlocked my device ...
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Connects to wifi, but not the internet

I know that there are a lot of similar questions here, and I've read them and tried a lot of them, and nothing works (I'm afraid I might have fudged something up, but I really have no idea). ...
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how to set up a connection without using ssh

hey^^ currently I'm having a problem with a compute who has ubuntu installed on it, so I wanted to use putty and get remote access. Sadly the computer is a bit of a pain in the ass and not able to ...
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No wifi connection for Centrino Wireless-N + WiMAX 6150

I am a new Ubuntu user; I recently switched over from Windows (pats self on back). However, I can't seem to figure out how to get my wireless connection to work. The only way for my connection to ...
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Pidgin will not connect to MSN any longer

About 3 weeks ago, pidgin stopped connecting to the MSN network and I get the "Connection error from Notification server: Connection refused" message. This issue occurs in both my Ubuntu 12.04 machine ...
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Making wired connection

If I connect Windows 8 laptop to PC running Windows through lan cable, I see connected PC on my laptop. If I try the same with Ubuntu - connecting laptop with Ubuntu to PC running Ubuntu, I don't see ...
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How to copy files between two computers using SSH [duplicate]

I have 2 computers: PCA and PCB. I am also using a SSH connection that goes from A to B. So here's my problem: I have a folder saved on the desktop of PC A and I need to copy it to the desktop of PCB ...
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MySql - can i make a new connection in windows calling a linux ip address

So trying to figure out if i can use workbench in windows 2008 server and ask it to connect to a linux machine over my network. the reason behind this is my frontend application is in windows however ...
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teamviewer 10, ubuntu 14.04 , connection problem [duplicate]

here's my computer spec: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit always do package updates everyday I'm installing teamviewer 10 by using gdebi similar to this link: team viewer error dependency install method ...
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Just installed Ubuntu 14.04. Internet connection goes amazingly fast, then goes very slow

My wireless internet connection goes extremely fast which I love, but then it slows down a lot. I just installed Ubuntu, and aside from the slow-down I love everything about it. Just I am having a ...
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Internet Connection Error with updating Ubuntu

Failed to download repository information, "check your Internet connection" After using this on wifi and then directly plugging the laptop into wire-cable for faster, guaranteed Internet, nothing is ...
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14.04 unstable internet connection

Since upgrading a Ubuntu machine from 13.10 -> 14.10, connections to the internet do not work every time. When connecting to a remote destination the place can often not be found. But when I try to ...
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No Internet connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I just installed Ubuntu on my laptop Lenovo Ideapad Z510, and no Wi-Fi connection is found by ubuntu. I tried to find a solution, but I didn't solve my problem. Can someone please help me? Thank you ...
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No Internet connection with ethernet

my ethernet cable connection have problems with the internet on Ubuntu 14.10 (Also on 14.04). If i fill in Network Settings manually he shows that he is connected but i cant reach the router or ...
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Ubuntu Server - no internet connection

I've installed Ubuntu Server on server machine with two network cards, whereas only one of them is wired to local network. When I type: sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces I get following: # The ...
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unable to access to localhost remotely with ubuntu 14.04

I have an old PC that I have set up as a server. I've installed webmin and Plex Media and ssh server. The problem is that I could easily connect to these services in Windows 7 using firefox by just ...
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Wifi problem on an FS Amilo Li 1718, under 14.04 LTS

I am having trouble with my Qualcomm Atheros AR242x/542x wifi card in a FS Amilo Li1718. It only connects sometimes, and the speed is low when it does. Sometimes it does not even allow me to turn on ...
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Teamviewer not working (no connection)

I installed teamviewer on an Ubuntu 14.04 machine. I downloaded from the Teamviewer homepage the 32-bit version and run: sudo dpkg -i teamviewer_linux.deb I usually use this machine directly (not ...
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How to remove network connections manually that aren't displayed in Edit Connections dialog?

I have collected several network connections over time. When I go to Network menu in topbar, and to Edit, the Network Connections dialog shows just one out of three connections. The other two are not ...
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Wireless disconnects after a few minutes on Ubuntu 14.04

I've posted here the content of my wireless-info-txt. Wifi is working fine on Windows OS. Well, after a ten minutes approx. the connection drops and I have to disable and enable Wifi again to have ...
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Trying to establish a remote SMB connection over SSH

Please be gentle with me I'm new to Ubuntu and have a basic network knowledge! I'm trying to establish an SMB share via a secure ssh connection from a windows PC to a remote Ubuntu machine. Some ...
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Wired Connection problem on Ubuntu 14.10

I have installed Ubuntu 14.10, because, as usually, I wanted to see the next Ubuntu version anxiously and without any respect to the LTS version I had prior to the upgrade. Nevertheless, everything ...
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Create Wifi Ad-hoc to connect Ubuntu and windows 8.1

I want to build a wifi Ad-Hoc in my Ubuntu that my friend with windows 8.1 can connect to it. is it possible. please clarify me what should i do.tnks
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Newbie question on USB Mouse [on hold]

I work on Ubuntu, I have two monitor displays connected to my computer. Monitor 1 works fine - mouse and keyboard respond accordingly. Monitor 2 does not work fine - mouse is flickering and repeating ...
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Can't get my wired connection to work

Wireless works fine without any problem, but wired connection is not working for me. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I have tried to follow a number of different topics, mainly these; ...
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What exactly is a connection through socket or what does the output of lsof tell us?

I'm streaming some files from S3 to an EC2 instance to get summary data from the headers. I use key.close(fast=True) for all the keys I get from boto.s3.bucket.Bucket.list() (python library to access ...
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How can I connect to a server?

I'm new to Ubuntu, so this may actually be quite simple. On windows I can connect to a server in my school's network by typing in "\\servername.edu" and that works fine, but on Ubuntu, I have no idea ...
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ssh command related problem

I am facing problem with the ssh command currently. Earlier, it was working just fine, but now when I am trying to execute the same command, it says, ssh_exchange_identification: read: Connection ...
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How to check if I can connect to a server port?

I have a Riseup account, but I just can't get the SMTP to work. I have tried all the tutorials, nothing. Neither Thunderbird nor Sylpheed work. Then I thought that my ISP might be blocking the ports ...
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Unable to connect to webserver from outside [duplicate]

I set up my website und my webserver but I'm facing the problem that the website cannot be opened from the internet. I'm using Ubuntu server 12.04 with Apache 2.2 (I believe). This is what I checked ...
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Wireless Connection not working

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04-1 on an HP Pavilion V-4000 laptop. The wireless does not work and doesn't show any wireless networks. There is a switch to turn on wireless, but now it doesn't work. It ...
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PulseAudio Manager gives the error Connection failure: Connection refused [closed]

I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and recently had to upgrade to PulseAudio due to Skype not working with ALSA. However it doesn't seem to be working. I've tried the following Why am I getting this ...
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How to setup and connect Teletalk 3g modem in ubuntu 14.04?

I am very fond of Linux and recently installed Ubuntu 14.04. I am having issues trying to connect my Teletalk 3g modem in Ubuntu 14.04 for mobile broadband. If anyone could provide step by step ...
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Suddenly lost my wireless connection

I used to have Ubunto 13 installed on my computer, it was the only OS in this computer. One day I was at home, connected to my usual wireless connection, watching a show, and suddenly it stopped ...
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Slow (wired) internet in terminal and software center Ubuntu 14.04

New Ubuntu user here. I am dual booting with Windows 8.1, and in 8.1 I have no issues. In Ubuntu, I noticed extremely slow download speeds while downloading packages and it seems to also occur in the ...
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Transmission download doesn't work when on other user

Transmission doesn't work when on other user of the computer. Same magnet link, from the same website downloads when I use the computer as administrator, and doesn't work when I use it from a ...
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no wired connection 14.04

I'm running 64 bit linux ubuntu for the past 2 months and yesterday I stop getting wired signal I've tried 3 different cables so I know its not that and did a fresh install. ifconfig gets me this: ...
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Could Not Connect: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (2)

I am new to Ubuntu and using Ubuntu Server 14.40 LTS. I am trying to connect my mysql database to show database data on a php file but I am not able to connect it. I am getting error Could Not ...
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Natulius “Connect to server”

i used to manage the remote servers connection with the bookmarks options. Since 14.04 the connections i used is saved in a popup window - how do i edit them? also - if there is a better way of ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Network Problem

I have an issue with my Ubuntu 14.04. I am able to connect to wireless networks without any problems, but when I am in my Dorm Room, I cannot connect to my wired Internet connection. It works fine ...
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Wifi seems network but stops at requesting Wifi address

I just installed Lubuntu on my Packard Bell Easynote R3500. Network by cable works like a charm but Wifi does not. Wifi sees the networks but when connecting to it it keeps hanging at 'Requesting a ...
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Skype Connectivity Issues on Ubuntu 13.10 x64

I went through almost every Skype-related thread here and google. I am running Ubuntu 13.10 x64 on HP Pavilion 15-b107eo. Although I managed to properly (i guess) install skype, I face connectivity ...
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Set Up IP in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I am trying to set IP's for a Wired connection in Ubuntu via the Network Connections GUI. However, In wired connections, when I select Manual IPv4 settings the "SAVE" button get greyed out and I can't ...