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

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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
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able to put pass phrase in to connect to my network but button is greyed out

I've installed ubuntu 13.10 on a laptop that has an ethernet connection (or used to have one). I can "see" my network but when I put in the pass phrase the "connect" button is not active - it's grey ...
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When I installed Ubuntu 13.10 my ethernet is not connecting

I have just installed Ubuntu 13.10 on a new computer I put together however I am unable to get my Ethernet to work. What happens is my computer will go through phases of searching for a network and ...
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Fresh ubuntu install leaves connected network not working and only 2 usable usb ports [closed]

When I first did the fresh Ubuntu install I noticed that only two of my USB ports on the back of my rig that line up with the Ethernet port work, but no other USB port throughout the computer works ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 internet problems - Also with 12.04 LTS

Just installed 13.10 on a new build, and I'm having a few issues. The main one being with internet. My motherboard has a realtek ethernet adapter built in, and while it does connect, it does not get ...
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Xubuntu 13.10 unable to connect to router (with internet connectivity) via ethernet

I'm running a MSI B85-G43 gaming motherboard, just got Xubuntu 13.10 and the installation went fine except for connectivity to the router. I've plugged in my ethernet cable from my router to the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64 bit No Internet Connect

Today I decided to try Ubuntu 12.04 LTS via USB on my current Windows 7 machine. I run Ubuntu from USB and select trial. I am unable to connect to the Internet and I'm plugged in using my Ethernet ...
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Ethernet is not working on ubuntu 12.04

Ok i'm am very new to ubuntu. I just installed it a few days ago but the ethernet never worked. Ubuntu is able to see that a ethernet cable is plugged in but cant connect to it. Any help I will take.
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Not able to go to any sites after a few minutes

So, on our machine we bought to host our server... We can load pages for a few minutes, however after starting all of our Minecraft servers we cannot load any pages at all (including WGETing files off ...
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MSI Ge70 not able to get any internet connection

After much trouble I was finally able to install ubuntu 12.04 64bit on my new msi ge70-2oe laptop. Now I can't access any internet, either through wired or wireless, although both the wireless and ...
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Instability of wired Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 ethernet connection with kernel update 3.2.0-58

I've been running 12.04 and compiling up compat-wireless-2012-03-12-p.tar.bz2 (I found this page covering Asus N56V / ubuntu 12.04 issues which linked to orbit lab) each time I get a kernel upgrade. ...
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Wired network issues (disabled ethernet)

I am brand new to linux, having downloaded it yesterday. I am booting off of a 16g USB drive, running Ubuntu 13.10. My problem is that I cannot connect to the wired Ethernet, at all. My computer can ...
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no internet connection wired/wifi with Ubuntu 13.10

I have the a problem ever since I made an update from 13.04 to 13.10. I can see the wifi networks but connection is not possible. Same with wired network too. I have atheros 9285 adapter in laptop. ...
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Audio over ethernet

I am not sure whether this is the right place for asking this question, but anyway I would like to give it a try. I want to transport audio over ethernet. I want to do a simple experiment with it. ...
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dell xps 13 developer edition eth adapter drivers

Hello I just bought a Dell XPS 13 DE and need an eth adapter. I read this has linux drivers. Anyone tried this adapter? Thanks, Franco
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Slow ethernet upload after upgrade to kernel 3.11.0-15-generic

I have upgraded Ubuntu 13.10 with the most recent packages offered, including kernel 3.11.0-15-generic. I have gigabit lan and I noticed that when I uploading large files (~2-4GB) to my Ubuntu "NAS", ...
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Problem with ethernet (alx). Where to start?

I'm experiencing problem with my internet connection. I have a ASUS N56V, and following this link, I've installed alx driver. I'm using ethernet connection almost every days during the last year. ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS Won't Connect to the School's Wired Network

My computer is connected to the school's network via an Ethernet cable, but ubuntu won't recognize the network. It will scan the network for about 30 seconds and then a small error window pops up ...