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sharing internet from usb 3g modem via netgear router using eth0

hi every one i had this working once and the old laptop has died and i need to do it again. I have 12.04 on a laptop and i am using a usb 3g modem for internet and wish to serve the connection out to ...
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Wifi adapter help [duplicate]

I'm trying to make the system recognize my usb wifi adapter. The adapter is a Cisco wireless G-band I believe.
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Lose internet connection [on hold]

Why do I lose my internet connection when my computer goes into hibernate or sleep? I have both wired and wireless, but it cannot find either after hibernate.
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Netgear wnda3100v2 taking forever to establish wi-fi connection

I got my Netgear N600 WNDA3100v2 set up as described here: Unable to get wireless netgear WNDA3100v2 to work However, I've been having problems establishing the wi-fi connection. Basically it takes ...
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ubuntu 12.04 notebook wired/wireless connection problem?

I setup ubuntu 12.04 LTS to my hp pavilion dv6. I have no wired/wireless connection. Need help. Here is some outputs. ifconfig: lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 Modem Connected but no internet

I was previously running ubuntu 12.04 and upgraded to ubuntu 12.10. Previously on 12.04 when I removed my wired ethernet connection and plugged in my 3G modem I was immediately able to browse the ...
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Why can't Ubuntu access my Raspberry Pi across LAN?

Okay, I recently got a Raspberry Pi, and I got it connected to my Wi-Fi - I enabled the SSH and installed Hiawatha, and I could access it just fine from my Desktop, which was running Puppy Linux at ...
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Only ubuntu can't find a wired connection on a multiboot system

I have a multiboot system (all linux) and the computer has a wired connection. Ubuntu tells me I have no connection, but the other oses connect fine. Under network, ubuntu shows a wired connection, ...
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Slow Wlan on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I installed Ubuntu about 5 weeks ago and I really like it =). But I'm suffering from an extremely slow Wlan connection. It's the same problem in different Networks, and I don't have the same problems ...
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Wifi suddenly stopped working on laptop

I have an ASUS u56e laptop. I have been using the wifi in my apartment for months, but last night during a skype call the internet cut out. The connection to the router is still established, but there ...
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can't use 2 networks simultaneously

I can't use 2 networks simultaneously in ubuntu, for example: one for internet, and another for accesing local computer in home. For example I need to disconnect my local connection for accecing ...
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TEW-664UB wireless adaptor wont connect 12.04? [duplicate]

I have TEW-664UB wireless adaptor but I dont know how to get connected wirelessly. I have wired connection now. I dont even know where to start. Using 12.04
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Windows 8 to Ubuntu Connection Sharing

I am attempting to share the internet connection of my Windows 8 Laptop to my Ubuntu Desktop computer. This is the settings I have for Windows 8 to share. Do I need to do something on the ubuntu ...
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Ethernet is unstable - Ubuntu 13.10

Upon booting into Ubuntu 13.10 I can connect to my wired connection. It connects with no issues whatsoever and in fact it never disconnects at all. However, the connection is insanely unstable and ...
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Issue with Tata Photon Max connection after upgrade

The dongle was working fine till the update. But after update the dongle asks for the password. But even after entering '0000' it doesn't connect. I have updated it in Windows. I am experiencing the ...
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Why is Steam not able to connect Steam-Network?

This is the output when I try to start steam. It closes with the Message "Keine Verbindung zum Steam-Netzwerk möglich..." (No connection to Steam-Network...) Removing appcache didn't help so far. ...
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wired ethernet connection not detecting

I installed ubuntu 12.04 lts on my desktop but my wired ethernet connection is not being detected at all, while in all other OS's it is. I tried the ifconfig command but there is simply no output when ...
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12.04 server, All external services not connecting after reboot

I have just updated my server and rebooted and now my SSH, apache and some other services will not allow connection from external clients. I have disabled UFW and turned off modsecurity but neither of ...
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Ubuntu 13.04(Raring) doesn't see my Wi-Fi networks [closed]

I recently got a new HP Pavilion 17 with Windows 8 on it and decided to install 13.04 (LTS, IIRC) on it as a second OS. The install seemed to go smoothly but now I'm finding out that it's not ...
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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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Slow Internet connection

I have a D-Link DWL-G122 B1 wireless adapter with chipset RT2571, which corresponds to rt2500 driver in linux. However, because this specific driver is no longer available for my kernel version ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 no network devices detected

I installed ubuntu 12.10 on my Dell Vostro 3460 and no network devices are detected (ethernet and wireless). when I run lspic, I see: 1:00.0 Network controller: Broadcom Corporation BCM43142 ...
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Unable to use proxy in terminal despite apt.conf file

I use a wired LAN at my college which uses proxy. As per this answer I edited my apt.conf file. My proxy details are as follows Username: mahe\ict.student Password: mumit@123 Proxy host: ...
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Could not open connection to host (ubuntu server) on port 23, 5432, 3306

I have recently installed few packages for telnet, mysql and postgreSQL. I can access all these service locally on the ubuntu server but somehow I am not able to access these services from other ...
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Wi-fi connectivity doesn't work in ubuntu 12.10

I have a DELL Inspiron 6400 and I run Ubuntu 12.10 along side Windows 7. The problem is that in Windows the wifi button works perfectly fine, the light can be turned on and off and so on, also the ...
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Wifi network Connection detection takes too long time in Ubuntu 12.10

Internet connection detection in my Wifi network (Using Desktop Computer ) takes too long time, after upgrading from Ubuntu 12.04 to 12.10. I have only basic knowledge in ubuntu.So please help me by ...
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Unable to download from multiple sites with uGet

I've downloaded uGet with aria2 and everything works fine when I only download from one server. When I activate Aria plugin to download from more than one server connections a get this messages and ...
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Visual Interface to a Mac server

I am trying to connect to a mac server so that I have a visual interface as if it was a virtual desktop... I think. I have the server information and access i.e I can ssh onto the server. Any ideas on ...
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wired connection doesn't work

I just installed ubuntu but I can't connect to internet. I tried the automatic dhcp (which it has always worked to me), I tried the manual and the wireless but nothing is working. I have dual bot ...
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Connection timeout when accessing Github

I have exactly the same problem as described here: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/12849986/connection-timeout-when-accessing-github So I'll just copy & paste: I have some weird problems. ...
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internet connection problems resolving host

First time user of ubuntu. Running for 6 days no problem. Running vers. 13.10. Try connecting to the internet, being told pages not available. WiFi access and other connected devices (this Android ...
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My internet connection stopped working!

I have recently switched from Windows to Xubuntu 13.04. After downloading and setting up I had connection to my internet. In a short while the connection disappeared and now I have no connection at ...
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Unable to connect to network with Ubuntu/Tor?

I'm really new to these programs and was wondering if I could get some crucial help. I've been trying to set up a secure browser using Ubuntu/Tor from this tutorial: I finished setting things up but ...
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Firebird - Connection Refused

Whenever I try to connect firebird on my Ubuntu 13.10 from my Window 7 computer I get an error message saying that the connection was refused. I'm trying to connect using IBExpert and Java. Java ...
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Why can't wireless connection be enabled on my Sony Vaio E-Series laptop?

I have built in wireless (with a switch & light on hardware for it) it's a Sony Vaio E-series with Ubuntu running alongside windows 7. The button in the menu for enable wireless is greyed out, ...
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USB Wacom SignPad (STU-500) in a connect / disconnect loop (Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS - 64-bit)

I want to use a signature SignPad from Wacom: When plugging in the signpad a connect / disconnect loop starts and the device is not usable. The following is a snippet from the dmesg output: [ ...
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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 e Gnome 3 connection behind a proxy

I don't know if it's a general problem with Firefox or if it's just my system doing things wrong. I've got a proxy script set up in Firefox to use system proxy settings. Whenever I restart Firefox ...
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can't connect to internet by ethernet on 13.10

I have recently installed ubuntu 13.10, but U can't connect to the internet. I'm using an ethernet connection, but when I try to connect it just loads for a while and then tells me im disconnected. ...
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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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network manager says “device not managed”

I used to be able to share my network connection by editing the Auto Eth0 to share with other computers in the Ipv4 section and now I upgraded my laptop to 11.10 . Now are there no wired connections ...
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Is an Internet connectivity indicator applet available for the Unity panel?

Because my internet connection is very unstable at the moment, I'd like to use a small indicator applet for the Unity panel. Since I'm connected through a WLAN/Wifi Router, I can see in the ...
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Strange connections by gvfsd-http --spawner

For a little while now, a strange connection has been showing up on my netstat made by the command /usr/lib/gvfs/gvfsd-http --spawner :1.1 /org/gtk/gvfs/exec_spaw/2 By the time I notice it, the ...
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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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how to clear server or network share connection history in ubuntu 13.04?

How do I can delete connection URL present in file>Connect To Server. for security reasons I want to remove all that connection URLs to which i have connected.
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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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Dell Inspiron 1501 no wired/wireless w/12.04 or13.04

I don't know what to do. Every install of either 13.04 and 12.04 on my Dell does not have a working wired or wireless internet connection. However, if I am running from USB in the trial mode I have ...
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I can't connect to my wireless network

Since I upgraded my Ubuntu version I just can't connect to my home network , even if it appears like available. Other machines can connect to it , and mine connects to other networks so I think it ...
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Internet connection problem after closing and reopening laptop

I've recently installed Ubuntu 13.10. Frequently, after I close and re-open my laptop, I am unable to connect to the internet. No networks are even listed, wifi or lan, even when I have the ethernet ...
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Update Manager got stuck (but not frozen) while installing downloaded updates. What should I do?

I have just gotten my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS desktop computer reassembled after a trip back home and connected it to my parent's wireless Internet connection. The connection seems quite shaky (disconnects ...