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

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Ethernet Lights Not On When Cable Connected And Not Working

I have two OS and second OS connects to internet easily, so it's not a hardware problem. The output of lspci is: 00:00.0 Host bridge: Intel Corporation 2nd Generation Core Processor Family DRAM ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Ethernet interface Ubuntu 14

My ethernet interface is disabled on Ubuntu 14, I had no problem with Ubuntu 12.
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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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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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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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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 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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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: ...
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eth0 connection fails

I'm getting really frustrated with Ubuntu 14.04 at this point, after having to solve so many problems with it. I use my current laptop at work, and there it seems to actually be able to connect over ...
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Fundamental difference between a Ethernet (networking) driver and a pcie driver

May be its a dumb question but can somebody explain the fundamental difference when you say a pcie or a Ethernet drivers. As such there are many networking cards with pcie interface. Consider below ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 ethernet connection problem

I've just upgraded from 12.04 to 14.04, and when I disconnect the ethernet cable or I suspend, network manager keeps trying connecting 4-5 times, with failures, and then finally succeed. If I restart, ...
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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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slow boot time on two static IPs

I was wondering why I have such a slow boot time when I have two static IPs set in the /etc/networ/interfaces file? auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 10.8.10.8 ...
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Ethernet connection not working in ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS

I am facing weird issue with my ethernet connection. Its showing connected but when I hit something in the browser it won't though its connecting via wifi to other networks but not with the wired ...
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cannot use internet through ethernet in12.04 getting error net connection has .local domain. Works fine in wifi but problem using wired connection

I am using ubuntu 12.04. Earlier I was using net through ethernet port & it was working fine. But I now get a error that the service provider has a .local domain and the net connection shuts down. ...
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Ethernet Cable Not Working

My Wireless Adapter Broke Yesterday and i did not have the time to go and get a new one. so i tried connecting with a Ethernet cable but ubuntu does not seem to recognize the cable at all. i tried ...
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Network disappears from list, disconnects, others remain

and Ubuntu, with my first question. I have Ubuntu installed on three machines alongside Win7, so they are all dual boot. I have encountered a WiFi connection problem on one, a Compaq CQ62. The unit ...
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Ubuntu usb and ethernet devices not working

I am trying to install ubuntu on a new machine, and have the 14.04.1 live cd. Everything works fine in the liveCD, but after rebooting following the install, none of the USB devices work on the ...
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ubuntu server not seeing ethernet port

i am trying to setup ubuntu server on a normal desktop computer. the install went fine (even though it didnt connect to the internet) i figured i would have to change some network config settings. but ...
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12.04 and Windows 7 Dual-boot won't connect with ethernet

My computer is dual-booted in 12.04 and Windows 7. I was connecting to the internet with an ethernet cable on 12.04 with no problems. But when I rebooted to Windows 7 I couldn't connect with ethernet. ...
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ethernet stopped working on ubuntu 14.04, still works on windows

Everything was working fine on my Ubuntu 14.04 32 bit installation (on a Dell Vostro laptop) yesterday. I shut it down last night and since I powered it up this morning it is no longer handling the ...
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Cannot connect to internet on wired connection

I just built a computer and freshly installed Ubuntu 14.04 on a new hdd but cannot connect to the internet when plugging in an ethernet cable. My computer doesn't have a wireless adapter so wireless ...
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Ubuntu upgrades break ethernet connection

After performing updates on my newly installed Ubuntu 14.04 on Lenovo T440p, the ethernet connection stops working. I now have no way to connect it to the internet (wi-fi never worked. I was ...
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Setting Up Loopback to Function When Ethernet Disconnected

I'm currently running a fresh install of 14.04. "ifconfig -a" lists the loopback address, however I cannot access the loopback interface (i.e., pass packets across it) unless a networking cable is ...
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Wifi, Bluetooth neither wired ethernet aren't working on my Dell Inspiron-7420

I installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS a month back alongside windows 8. All was good until a week ago when I was trying to shut down my computer via Ubuntu; it froze. So I forcefully shut it down by pressing ...
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How to get Internet connection working (restarting networking and network-manager does nothing)?

My Internet connection is not working since I restarted my laptop (which is very old). Here's what I've tried: Ran sudo -s then tried /etc/init.d/networking stop: * Deconfiguring network ...
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Ubuntu Server not reading /etc/network/interfaces

So after getting frustrated searching online and only ever coming up with posts about how to change EM1 to ETH0, I have come here to ask this question: What would cause Ubuntu Server to not load ...