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

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ubuntu 14.04 wont connect to ethernet - trying manual question

I'm very new to linux - I'm on my chromebook now trying to look up answers. So I can't connect my linux run pc to my Ethernet (I know it's working as my chromebook can connect to it) so I'm now ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 LTS keeps breaking entire ethernet LAN

ifconfig syslog at time of failure Basically what happens is: 1) I reboot the machine (either with hard shut down or by hitting the reset button) 2) Everything is fine 3) At some random time ...
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Cannot get eth0 to transmit packets

I have installed 14.10 on a new hard drive and PC dual boots windows 7. Ethernet is OK on Windows 7. On Ubuntu though DHCP fails and manually setting eth0 all the tests I have found by Google look OK ...
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test of usb on ethernet mode

I am trying to connect my DELL XPS 13 developer edition to a network with a USB to Ethernet adapter (this laptop doesn't have an Ethernet port). I am not able get any signal. I have tried using this ...
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Multiple networks with DHCP prioritizing one

I'm trying to setup a client machine connected to two networks, both going out to the internet. Both networks, eth0 and vlan (eth0.8) should use DHCP. I want to use all the domain-name-servers, ...
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Ethernet connection not working (1 Gbits/s - worked good before)

I have a quite annoying problem : since few days (around 2 months) my linux ethernet connection is not working (it worked good before, don't know why it's not working anymore). I have a dual boot ...
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Ethernet detection problem after recent update

I have been experiencing this particular problem of non-detection of ethernet cable after installing updates via terminal a few days ago. Now either the system doesn't detects ethernet or detects it ...
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Bridge on Ubuntu 14.04

I found on the pagelink. instructions to setup a bridge between eth0 and wlan0. In particular, my system should connect to the SSID (ASUS_HOME) of my wifi modem router located at 192.168.1.1 and ...
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Ubuntu server can no longer get address from DHCP

A couple of years ago, I set up an Ubuntu server with RAID to act as a home file server. All was well until last week, when my other computers could no longer access the files. My problem is ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Wired Network Connection does not work

Running Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop I can connect to the internet wirelessly no problem but when I try to connect to the router via a lan cable I am unable to get a connection. It seems I am unable to ...
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use of eth0 and wlan0

I have a simple Arduino HTTP Server and I want to browse this server from my Ubuntu. If I assign to Arduino an IP 192.168.0.9 and I connect the Arduino HTTP Server to my router (to any of the 4 ...
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Ubuntu doesn't connect to ethernet, it works only on second connection

I have ubuntu 14.04 running on a lenovo w540 About a month ago suddenly I had no ethernet connection, At the begining it worked only if I type sudo dhclient -v eth0 I played a little bit, and re ...
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Network Bonding Ethernet and Wifi

I am trying to bond my Ethernet (eth0) and Wifi (wlan0) connection to increase aggregate bandwidth. (They are both on different networks with different bandwidth allocations.) So far I've attempted ...
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Is r8168 installer in ubuntu software center secure and working?

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 06) that is what Ethernet Card I have. I have a question: I am using 14.10 and I have found issue with ...
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Can not connect to Ethernet on Ubuntu 14.04

I just recently got Ubuntu, after installation I can't seem to connect to the Internet via Ethernet. I need help.
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What is the meaning of p3p1, p2p1, p1p1 network device?

The devices that used typically to be called eth0 now seem to be p3p1, p2p1, p1p1. I presume the name means something, but have been unable to find out what. I think it is not related in any way to ...
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How can I get an Internet connection from another computer using Ethernet?

My wife and I use our laptops in the dining room. Our wireless router is in the computer room, which is far away. We connect using the our laptops. Unfortunately, my wireless adapter just broke. My ...
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I recently installed Ubuntu 14.10 on my Laptop and Ethernet wont work whatsoever

I ran some commands like lspci -nn and the output is as follows: 00:00.0 Host bridge [0600]: Intel Corporation 3rd Gen Core processor DRAM Controller [8086:0154] (rev 09) 00:01.0 PCI bridge [0604]: ...
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How is a device managed when not in /etc/network/interfaces on Servers?

On my Ubuntu Server, 14.04.1 LTS, I have not specified any devices in /etc/network/interfaces, yet they (multiple ethernets) work completely as intended with static IP. I have heard from multiple ...
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Ubuntu tries to access internet via iPhone rather than wi-fi

I've just installed a fresh copy of Ubuntu 14.04, and then entered my credentials onto the wifi to access the internet. Everything seemed fine. Then, I plugged in my iPhone via USB to charge it. Now, ...
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Ethernet (intermittent) +wifi (not working) in 14.04 on HP Elitebook 725

I have purchased an HP Elitebook 725 and installed Ubuntu to dual boot with Windows. Initially I installed 14.10 but, following discussion at http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2254816, I have ...
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How do I get eth0 IP address

When I type in this command line I got this.But it did not contain IP address.Actually I want to connect with Raspberry Pi with ssh connection.So do that I want to get IP address of eth0 .If there is ...
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Configure router through ethernet and simultaneously access the internet through wifi

As the title says i have a new router that i want to be able configure through Ethernet(will not be used to connect to the internet, just for local experimentation). I also have the WiFi adapter of ...
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Ethernet connection is not showing in my ubuntu 14.04

These are outputs of some useful commands:- May it helps... 1.-> ifconfig output--> lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 inet6 addr: ::1/128 ...
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14.10 Cannot connect to internet through a wired connection. Try before install boot option selected

I'm currently attempting to install 14.1 on a new computer via USB. No Wireless. It's plugged into the ethernet port on a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 ATX mother board with an AMD FX-6350 3.9 GHz 6 core ...
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14.10 Cannot connect to internet through a wired connection. Still trying before install

I'm currently attempting to install 14.1 on a new computer via USB. No Wireless. It's plugged into the ethernet port on a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 ATX mother board with an AMD FX-6350 3.9 GHz 6 core ...
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Cannot connect to internet via ethernet 14.10 still trying to install

I'm currently attempting to install 14.1 on a new computer via USB. No Wireless. It's plugged into the ethernet port on a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 ATX mother board with an AMD FX-6350 3.9 GHz 6 core ...
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Ethernet interface Ubuntu 14

My ethernet interface is disabled on Ubuntu 14, I had no problem with Ubuntu 12.
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Connecting to Ethernet

I purchased a used Dell computer with Ubuntu running already, and this morning a prompt came on the screen telling me an update was available. I updated everything that was listed and after my system ...
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Unable to Make Network Connection!

I am brand new to Ubuntu, and have just made a dual boot system, running Windows 7 as well. During the Windows installation, Windows was able to automatically search for a WiFi access point, but ...
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Wired connection not working (on Ubuntu 14.10)

The problem As from the title, I am not able to establish a wired connection with my HP Pavilion dv7-2215el on Ubuntu 14.10 anymore. I've read possibly every related question, but none of those have ...
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How to undo eth0 configuration?

I was trying to connect 2 Ubuntu vms on virtualbox. they had the same ip address: 10.0.2.15 with default gate: 10.0.2.2 I tried to change this manually, and here what I did: on the edit connection ...
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14.04 RealTek RTL8111 not working after update

I got my Ethernet to work after a lot of searching on the internet then I recently installed Ubuntu's(14.04) usual upgrades and my eth0 is not visible. "ifconfig eth0" is not working. Some details ...
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Ethernet not working in Ubuntu 14.04 and 14.10

my processor is AMD FX8350 and I tried to install Ubuntu 14.10 and 14.04 (AMD 64). After installing my internet did not work. Tried to enter the settings (IP,Gateway,DNS) manually but no luck and did ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 not using alias em1:1 address

I'm trying to use two IP addresses on a single network device. The device is an onboard NIC and came up as "em0" after initially booting, something I hadn't seen Ubuntu do before. I'm using a ...
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IPv4 & 6 timeouts (14.04, Intel card)

I had intermittent internet connection problems and now I cannot connect at all. I have an Intel ethernet interface with the e1000e driver, which I was able to upgrade to the newest version. I cannot ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Server Install Unable to Connect to Network via Ethernet

I have tried so much and cannot seem to configure the ethernet network properly. I've looked at past questions that have similar issues but none of them resolved my issues. Note that my ethernet ...
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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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How to get my Ethernet to work?

This seems like a stupid question, but really how do I fix my Ethernet connection on my Dell N5010 laptop. So far I have tried latest Ubuntu and Mint, but I had same problem with both - Ethernet ...
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Bridge wireless and ethernet to KVM

I've just installed a new laptop with Ubuntu 14.10 Desktop and I'd like to get try and get KVM running so that I can host a couple of guest VM's. The problem is I can't figure out how to configure the ...
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USB Ethernet not working

I have a D-Link DUB-1312 USB3.0 Ethernet adaptor. D-Link's website has a driver, which seems to install fine after running make and make install. However, I cannot get it to appear in the output of ...
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I have an Intel i217 -v Ethernet Controller and nothing is working for internet connection

I built a server yesterday with a Gigabyte g1 sniper. It uses the Intel i217 -v for ethernet. I installed the drivers and everything and nothing is working to get ethernet working. I attached the ...
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14.04 Desktop Installation, Wired Connection Problems

Okay, I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my mother's Medion Titanium MD 8030. I was trying to get the internet working on it via ethernet cable because it's situated right next to the modem; however, the ...
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Ethernet Wired Connection Problem Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to set up my dual boot system. I installed windows first and was able to connect to the internet through the wired connection just fine. Then I installed Ubuntu and I was not able to ...
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Ethernet not working ubuntu 14.04

I can't get my device connected to the internet. This is the content of /etc/network/interfaces: auto lo iface lo inet loopback iface eth0 inet dhcp iface usb0 inet dhcp iface wlan0 inet dhcp ...
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No usb or Ethernet after installation

I'm writing this using mobile phone. I installed Ubuntu latest, but only usb 3.0 ports are working, Ethernet and usb 2.0 seems to be recognized but not functioning, and this also happened on Fedora ...
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Unable to connect to ethernet when charging is not done

Whenever I remove the charger my laptop doesn't recognise ethernet connection. Is this something to do with hardware problem?
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14.04 Avahi fails with eth0:0 secondary IP address

I've just installed a second 14.04 machine, and having a heck of a time figuring out an avahi issue. I need to have multiple IP addresses on this server. Whenever a second IP is added to eth0, avahi ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 recognize my Thunderbolt Ethernet only in start up

Ubuntu 14.04 recognize my Thunderbolt Ethernet only in start up and when Ethernet disconnect or unplug Thunderbolt Ethernet, i can not connect to Ethernet network any more and i have to restart. how ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 upgrade wired ethernet slow

I have upgraded to 14.04 and am experiencing slow wired ethernet connection. Windows 7 pc wireless connection receives 8Mbs Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 1-2Mbs Only started after upgrade. Ethernet details: ...