Ethernet is a way of connecting computers together in a local area network or LAN.

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Wifi not working on 14.04 notebook

I have this Acer Aspire V5 notebook, which had problems with wifi before in 13.10 and i had to use the ethernet. sometimes it randomly started working but most of the time it wouldn't. So then i ...
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Directly connect Windows and Ubuntu computers via ethernet cable

I have the following computers on a network: Lenovo B570e [Ubuntu 14.04 LTS] Dell Inspiron N4050 [Windows 8.0 Professional] HP l1000 [Windows 8.1 Enterprise] Compaq [Mercury, don't know the exact ...
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unable to connect to ethernet in ubuntu 14.04

I have HP Pavilion g6-2201ax laptop. I was working with live usb. But ubuntu detects ethernet connection but before establishing connection it gets disconnected. I have realtek RTL8168 PCIe ...
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wired ethernet issue on ubuntu 14.04 running on lenovo x230 on

i am running ubuntu 14.04 on a lenovo x230 laptop. while the wireless connections work, it does not connect to the wired internet. any hints are greatly appreciated. thanks, shashi
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How do I share files between Natty Ubuntu and Windows XP via ethernet? [on hold]

Okay so this is how my network is set up I have it set so Windows gets its internet from my Ubuntu's wireless connection. How do I create a shared network folder between them? I tried a few different ...
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Eth0 not working in ubuntu 13.10 minimal anymore

I installed ubuntu 13.10 minimal without any problems on my htpc and it worked very well a few weeks. What confused me in the beginning, was the name of the network device named p19p1. Never heard of ...
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Ubuntu 14.04. Problems with internet connection [on hold]

I have a problem with the internet connection, I tried to connect through the Ethernet but after some time Ubuntu says me “Wired cable not connected” or something like this. Other possibility that ...
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How to share ethernet over wifi without creating access point?

I have company internet with internal IP and proxy settings, I want to share this Ethernet connection over wifi, but creating accesspoint is somehow not working may be due to IP architecture, I want ...
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usb - ethernet adapter not working

using ubuntu 12.04. trying to get a cisco usb-ethernet adapter to work. when i do ifconf it shows the same basic entries as my ethernet card so the system sees the device and apparently registers it. ...
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cannot access internet from ubuntu 12.04 lts wifi or ethernet not working

I installed ubuntu from a thumbdrive version 12.04 lts. If I run ubuntu from the thumb drive, I have an ethernet connection, but no wifi. If I install ubuntu, I do have any internet connections. ...
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linux drivers for hp pavilion g6-2201ax

I have the above mentioned laptop with pre installed windows 8. I have dual booted with ubuntu 12.04. I have wifi issue, my wifi card being ralink rt3290 pci. I tried to install it by downloading from ...
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do,while in bash

I want to get RX and TX from each network adapter, so to get RX and TX from one network adapter, i used this commands : cat /proc/net/dev | grep 'wlan0' |awk '{if ($2) print $2}' | awk -v ...
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Cannot connect to the Internet on Ubuntu

So I cannot connect using my Ubuntu OS but I can with windows The internet can work with Google but as soon as I try any other site it crashes I ran ifconfig and got the following eth0 Link ...
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Wired external Internet dropping intermittently

I recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 (later upgraded to 14.04 in an unsuccessful attempt to fix the problem) and have been having trouble with the wired Internet. Specifically, the Internet connection is ...
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Removing AX88179 Driver

Hi I have issued the following command to install the ASIX AX88179 driver : sudo make install su -c "cp -v ax88179_178a.ko /lib/modules/3.8.0-37-generic/kernel/drivers/net/usb && ...
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How to get around NVM Checksum error (PXE-E05) to make the ethernet work?

I have Toshiba Portege M400 Tablet PC with Intel 82573L Gigabit Ethernet Controller. It works fine with Windows, but in Ubuntu it doesn't work! During startup CMOS shows the following: PXE-E05 ...
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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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Drivers for Ubuntu 12.04 :) [closed]

How i need to install driver (ADMtek AN983 ethernet adapter ) into Linux? I have those driver (not .exe but .cab or something like that) files, but where i need to put them? Thank you in advance.
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Wired connection fails after ethernet was unplugged and plugged back in

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 x64 on an Acer Aspire One 722-BZ454. OS was installed a short few days ago. Yesterday, I unplugged the ethernet cable to take the netbook outside for a few hours. Came back ...
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COnflict between wired and wireless connections

On my main computer (Ubuntu 13.04) I use wireless connection to the internet, I have a wireless router in my apartment. When I try to connect my main computer to my old computer (Win XP PRO SP#) ...
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I can not connect to internet with Ethernet

I am completely new to this entire OS and looks like i need some help. I just installed Lubuntu 13.10 onto my old Dell. The system runs great but i can't connect to the internet at all. Ive searched ...
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How to connect to Ethernet?

Custom built computer running Ubuntu 12.04 lts, attempting to connect to university LAN. Ubuntu recognizes both motherboard's Qualcomm Atheros and PCI connected Realtek LAN adapters. Already did ...
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Ubuntu doesn't recognize my ethernet card or wifi card fresh install

just loaded ubuntu and can't connect to the internet. I believe it has to do with not having drivers for my ethernet port and wifi adapter. How do I get compatible ones because the drivers I have ...
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Bridge Ethernet and Firewire

I'm trying to connection between my eth0 and firewire0 interfaces on an Ubuntu 12.04 server. I tried using brctrl, but it apparently doesn't support firewire: samuelwn@master:~$ sudo brctl addif br0 ...
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Realtek RTL8111F driver doesn't work

When i try to install the realtek driver v 8.038 for my nic RTL8111F from here it is completed without any errors, but Ubuntu won't use it. saad@isol:~$ lsmod | grep r8 r8168 261814 ...
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Problems with us.archive.ubuntu.com can't upgrade/update

I have this problem, i can't update/upgrade, i'm using a static Ip and through wifi and my eth0 is setted and in theory connected to the internet, but doesn't go outside my network aparently, i'm ...
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Ethernet not working in Ubuntu 13.10

I have ethernet wired which works fine in windows but shows unplugged in ubuntu 13.10. Wifi scans and shows near by search results but i dont own a router. I guess I might need to update driver but ...
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Updated from Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Wubi to 13.10, Ethernet Connection Now Flaky

Under Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, I would, whenever I wanted to connect a different computer to the Internet, unplug the Ethernet cable and plug it into the other computer. When I wanted to use Ubuntu again, I ...
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need assistance setting up wired internet on ubuntu sacy(13.10)

im on a state internet and I need a need assistance setting up my ip. On windows 7 it was easy. but on ubuntu it is a a bit difficult. My school use Alt DNS as well as DNS and my ip never changes but ...
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Internet connection fails with Japanese provider

I ve got the following situation here. I am in Japan My girlfriend signed an internet contract with NTT "FLET" and I want to connect to that before my neighbour finds out how to set up a password on ...
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access point wg602v4 not detected via ethernet

i've got an ap netgear wg602v4 that work well via wifi but isn't detected via ethernet. i've to set up the password but my ubuntu 14 can't see it (win7 in another pc too). i don't know what to do. ...
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How do I use NAT in iptables

I have a domain set for my server, let's say example.com which is being forwarded by my router and is linked to my external IP 11.111.111.111 and it works fine if I ping the domain, or I do a lookup, ...
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Wired internet connect issue

When I first start up my PC it will not recognize the wired connection. If I run IFCONFIG this is what I get; Code: eth4 Link encap:Ethernet HWaddr 00:05:5d:29:4f:5b inet6 addr: ...
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Xubuntu Unknown Rate Limiting

I recently replaced an Ubuntu install with Xubuntu, and then added on a few of the things I had previously, like Samba. I noticed when I was installing vnstat that it was saying my max bandwidth on ...
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Configure network interface for direct connection

I need to connect two Ubuntu machines directly via ethernet (i.e., no switch or router between them). One of them is running Ubuntu Desktop, so I am happy to use the network manager for that. The ...
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Starting Ubuntu from computer off will not start ethernet connection; ok after reboot

Starting Ubuntu from computer off will not start the ethernet connection. It will however, start my connection on a reboot every time; this has happened through many versions of Ubuntu. This may be ...
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Network problems in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a computer I haven't used in a while running Ubuntu 12.04 I want to upgrade to fix the problems but I can't get a working connection. During start up I get the message waiting for network ...
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Ethernet (eth0) not installed properly

I cannot see eth0, so I used lsmod to find the modem which in my case is called (e1000e). I used dmesg | grep e1000e to see if it was installed properly and it gave me this: ThinkPad-X201-Tablet:~$ ...
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Finding a disabled eth0 using lsmod

I have a lenovo x201. I'm trying to install ethernet on my ubuntu. When I use ifconfig (or ifconfig -a), I can't find it. Which means that it is not installed. Which module is the eth0? $ lsmod ...
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ax88179 usb3.0 to ethernet adapter on a dell xps13 with 12.04

I have some issues with an AX88179 usb3.0 to ethernet adapter. I am running 12.04 on a dell xps 13. I bought the adapter last week and after I installed the drivers that are provided here ...
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onboard ethernet card does not work

I am using Ubuntu 12.04, my motherboard got damaged, so I have to replace it with a new motherboard. I connected the hard disk to the new motherboard. My external Ethernet cards are working, but the ...
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ifconfig cannot detect eth0. Only detecting wlan0 and lo

lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host UP LOOPBACK RUNNING MTU:16436 Metric:1 RX ...
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Ethernet- Device not managed after changing static ip

I have changed the ethernet static ip to the default wi-fi local ip. This is so that my local and public services work after switching from a wireless connection to ethernet. At first, the solution ...
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strange ethernet problems

Ok so i had a few problems getting drivers for the wireless and wired connections to work for my dell inspiron 6400 but i managed to get them fixed a few days ago.. The problem im now faced with is ...
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Cant connect to wired connection ubuntu 13

made the following check dlujan@dlujan-Vostro-1000:~$ ifconfig lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 inet6 addr: ::1/128 Scope:Host ...
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After update and reboot 12.04 lts server eth0 fails to start

I am working on a 12.04 lts LAMP server. after running the latest updates I no longer have network connectivity. I get fails on boot for "configuring network device" and virtual network device. if ...
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Ethernet connection problem in Ubuntu 13.04 [closed]

My Ethernet connection can't load any page. I can't update, I can't install software from Ubuntu Software Center. Only Transmission is working. Mobile broadband connection works well too. Whats wrong ...
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No wireless and wired on ubuntu 12.04 in Acer Aspire E1-570

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04. After running an update and restarting, on the top right it says No Network Devices Available. Linux can't find the network card. It was working fine earlier.. The command ...
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Slow NFS over Gigabit on kubuntu 13.10

Im experiencing a slow connection... Firs, I can confirm the network is well mounted, iperfs give me 900 mbits in transfer rate and I get some times 60 MBps in samba, low but more than NFS, ...
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Cannot find eth1 interface [closed]

I installed ubuntu precise on my IBM x3100 server and cannot find eth1 on my interfaces file. Any clue what should I do? Thank you