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

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Ethernet controller windows 7 ultimate 64bit

I got a problem with my wireless adapter, It's strange, I couldn't find a solution for it. My network adapter is: Intel(R) 82578DC Gigabit Network Connection, in the device manager, in the other ...
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Lubuntu doesn't see Ethernet and Wireless connection on Dell 1300 Inspiron

I just installed Lubuntu on Dell 1300. But I can't connect to Internet on this laptop and so I can't install all updates and drivers. I didn't find any information about my problem for Ethernet ...
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Internet Connection Through Ethernet

My computer was successfully connected to the Internet through Ethernet (Firefox 30). Then I downloaded bleachbit. Now I cannot connect through Ethernet. Internet connection is on and available. ...
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How to Setup ethernet in ubuntu [on hold]

My ISP says this and It doesn't make any sense.. Need help please! https://www.worldlink.com.np/linux.php
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Cannot access internet via Ethernet cable, but ethernet is connected, wifi works

My system Ubuntu 14.04 after boot shows notification "Incorrect proxy settings". I am trying to access internet using the Ethernet cable behind the proxy network. I am able to access the internet via ...
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Ethernet not getting detected on xubuntu

Ethernet suddenly stopped getting detected in my xubuntu a couple of days ago. It is working fine in Windows 8. Went through several threads here and elsewhere but nothing has helped so far. I have ...
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LAN7500 usb ethernet adapter Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Dell Precision M3800 that came with a LAN7500 usb ethernet adapter. The issue I am having on both my new laptop and old desktop is that when connected to the internet through the adapter, ...
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Cannot connect to ethernet

I have a dual boot laptop. In Windows I can connect to ethernet without a problem but in Ubuntu Trusty it cannot get an IP address. Doesn't seem to be the network's fault because I've had this problem ...
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OpenVPN: The VPN connection to … because of invalid VPN secrets

I am 3 days into using Linux. I set up an OpenVPN connection following the instructions set out by: https://www.goldenfrog.com/support/vyprvpn/vpn-setup/linux/openvpn OpenVPN installation went ...
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SOLVED: Installing ethernet driver in Kubuntu 14.04 without internet connection

I have installed Kubuntu 14.04 (desktop version). I wish to install Ethernet drivers. I have two ethernet ports and I found that the drivers that I need are e1000e and igb-5.2.13-k. I have ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - how can i have eth0 and wlan0 both active where eth0 is primary and wlan0 is just for internet browse

I have a box running Ubuntu 12.04. There i have eth0 which is used as local network no internet. But i have also in that same box wlan0, and WiFi availability. Now how can i have both interface ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 freeze whenever Ethernet cable plugged in

I have hp pavilion dv2000 laptop and i have installed windows 7 and Ubuntu server 14.04.3 parallel. After that from Ubuntu I install xen 4.4. Now when I start Ubuntu with xen and plug Ethernet cable ...
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Transfer files between Ubuntu 15.04 and Windows 7 via Ethernet

I'm trying to get my backup files in a shared folder in my Win7 desktop back to my laptop running Lubuntu 15.04. The two pc's are connected directly via Ethernet, now I need to access the shared ...
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Ubuntu Ethernet cable not detected

My ethernet connection works fine in windows 8.1. But in ubuntu 15.04 it does not detect the link Here's the output of ethtool eth0: Settings for eth0: Supported ports: [ TP MII ] Supported link ...
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How to troubleshoot ethernet port on laptop

I have a problem with my wired connection. To be more specific, my laptop doesn't seems to recognize that I have plugged in an ethernet cable. I tried to download new drivers for my ethernet card, ...
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Can you connect the Orange Box to ethernet? [closed]

I'm new to using the Orange Box - is it possible to connect it to the internet using the ethernet switch on the side of the box rather than the WiFi? I'm using it at work where WiFi is pretty ...
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Ethernet-Connection ubuntu with VMware Player

I installed VMware Player 7.1.2 on my Windows 7. On my VM I installed ubuntu 14.04. Now I have problems connecting to internet. With my computer I am connected with ethernet. Ubuntu can connect with ...
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Connect Ethernet network to Wireless network on one computer

I have access to the internet via ethernet port. I've been given a WiFi dongle and a task to implement WiFi access point that devices can connect to and use internet trough the ethernet port. So far ...
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System restarts whenever ethernet cable is connected (and system is not connected to power source)

I have a strange problem with my Ubuntu 14.04 system. If my laptop is not connected to a power source, and I plug in my ethernet cable, the system restarts. It's an AMD processor with ATI radeon ...
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wifi list won't show and even ethernet won't show

my wifi list and ethernet doesn't show up. I've had this problem for days now. what do I do? there is no additional drivers. even the wifi icon isn't showing.
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS does not connect to the internet anymore

I switched off my Ubuntu Server, but, when I started it, it didn't connect to the Internet. It is connected to the router via Ethernet. What can I do? The result of ipaddr is: 1: lo: ...
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Ethernet not showing up in available connections - Ubuntu 15.04

I thought this would be a standard issue but I can't seem to find the answer on the internet. I have a Dell Inspiron 7527 with Kubuntu 15.04 installed, using the network-manager. Unfortunately the ...
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Installing alx driver on ubuntu 15.04

I have a Killer E2200 ethernet device which is not detected by ubuntu. My mobo is a msi gaming z87 I saw this post which has a guide to installing the alx drivers but when I run fakeroot make I get ...
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Configure second network card/interface

i'm configuring one server (ubuntu 12.04 64bits, with kvm) with 2 card adapters. The first one (eth0) is configured to work with virtual bridge (vbr0) for the DMZ interface. Ho can i condigure the ...
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Unable to connect to internet via Ethernet on various Ubuntu versions - how to troubleshoot and fix?

A friend of mine is being unable to establish an ethernet connection to his router. He has tried Ubuntu versions 12.04, 14.04 and 15.04 ,as well as Linux Mint 17, 17.2, LMDE, SolydK and Debian. It ...
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Dell inspiron 1501 ubuntu 14.04 lts 32bit doesn't work but ethernet work [duplicate]

I install ubuntu 14.04 on my old laptop but wifi doesn't work and when i use fn+f2 keys for wifi nothing change. sometime when i boot xp and use wifi and boot ubuntu again wifi led still run but wifi ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Ethernet Configuration not working

I would like to connect my laptop (ASUS N56-JN) through ethernet. I haven't been able to do so for a while now and I have tried most of the methods suggested in the other questions on this. The cable ...
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Have to force start Ethernet nic every login/restart

I have to run mii-tool -F 100baseTx-FD every time I log in or restart, I tried adding the command to both places answered here: How to run command at startup? but that hasn't worked, I still have to ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Wireless working but eht not

I cannot get my Ethernet to work. I know that the router and cable are OK as I tested it on Windows. But in Linux only the wireless is working. Output from ifconfig eth0 Link encap:Ethernet ...
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Internet is extremely slow on Ubuntu with Realtek 8168 (rev 09)

I was using Windows 10 and decided to install Ubuntu, my internet works extremly slow. On Windows 10 it worked perfectly fine. edit: 03:00.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Realtek Semiconductor Co., ...
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Enthernet cable not detected by Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Enthernet cable not detected by Ubuntu 14.04 LTS but it is being detected by Windows 8 and the internet is also not working in the terminal (even through the WiFi). please help !!! "ifconfig -a" ...
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How to setup and save vlans on ethernet

I am trying to setup vlans on my eth0 network card. The following are the steps that I've taken: Install vlan with sudo apt-get install vlan Edit /etc/network/interfaces in vi by adding: auto ...
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Why 169.254.0.0 appears by default in the routing table?

I defined a subnet on eth0 in /etc/network/interfaces with: # interfaces(5) file used by ifup(8) and ifdown(8) auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static ...
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Wifi shared through ethernet cable [To Raspberry Pi]

I have a laptop connected to wifi. I would like to connect my Raspberry Pi to it with an ethernet cable and have access to internet thanks to the laptop connection. The laptop runs Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS, ...
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How do I configure network interfaces after installing a basic command-line system?

I have installed a basic command-line system and didn't configure networking at setup time. Namely, I have booted from Lubuntu 14.04 Alternate CD, pressed F4 and selected 'Install a command-line ...
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Why do I get IP 10.42.0.1 when plugging in an Ethernet cable?

For a few months I have the problem on my Ubuntu 14.04 box that when I plug in my Ethernet cable into, I get the IP 10.42.0.1 assigned instead of getting an IP via DHCP. I can fix this problem ...
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Networking - Wired network works on Windows 8.1 but not on Ubuntu 15.04

I have dual booted Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 15.04 on my asus xx130d laptop.The problem i'm facing is I am not able to access internet on Ubuntu though I can access it on windows. I have wired internet ...
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Wireless Hardware Switch on Lenovo Yoga 3 14 Ubuntu 14.04

I have Lenovo Yoga 3 14 which had Windows 8.1 preinstalled. I dual-booted Ubuntu 14.04. I am able to connect to WiFi networks while using Windows but on Ubuntu, I get the message "Wireless Hardware ...
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Wired connection not working Ubuntu 12.04

My connection was fine until now, but my wired connection is not working in Ubuntu 12.04. I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 along side Windows 7 partition and the connection works on Windows but not on ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wired connection keep disconnecting

I was using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on my Dell Vostro laptop. Yesterday I upgraded the same into Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, after upgrading my wired ethernet connection is getting automatically disconnected after ...
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Unable to make a wired connect to internet after using Windows®

As long as I don't use Windows® I can reliably connect, even after multiple reboots. However any time after I boot into Windows®, then if I want to use my wired ethernet connection in Linux, I must ...
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Inateck USB 3.0 Hub+Gigabit Ethernet Adapter with Acer c720

I'm not sure if this is where I should be asking this, so if this is the wrong place please let me know and I can post elsewhere. I am running HugeGreenBug's Ubuntu 14.10 for Acer c720 with coreboot ...
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Ethernet connection not working after installing Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

EDIT: PROBLEM IS BACK.. I cant figure out a permanent and reliable way around the bug (have managed the bug to go away 2 times) my files keep duplicating themselves with a ~ after their name, so if I ...
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Disconnected you are now offline ubuntu 14.04

True novice at linux. Was using my machine and out of no where i get that error message. I have tried everything i could think of to resolve but with no avail. Does not work via ether net or wifi. ...
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Ethernet cable not being detected

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04. And when I connect my Ethernet cable , I get the option to auto ethernet, but when I select it, it just says "disconnected, you are now offline" after a while and never connects ...
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Internet not working on Ubuntu 14.04.01 LTS

I am unable to connect to the internet from within Ubuntu (version 14.04.01 LTS). I've tried solutions in related forum posts, but none of them have worked so far. Any help to resolve this would be ...
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Connecting Ubuntu 14.04 and OS X 10.10.3 Via Ethernet Cable

I have got a PC running Ubuntu 14.04.02 and an iMac running OS X 10.10.3 Now , I have got some big files ( >500 gigs) on both the machines . I would like to establish an ethernet connection between ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS wired internet extremely slow

My wired internet is running extremely slow after installing Ubuntu 14.04 on my desktop. my normal internet speed (Windows) using speedtest.net is around 25 mbps, Ubuntu is pulling in 0.5 mbps tops. ...
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Can't ethernet connect to ubuntu server 14.04 using my ubuntu 14.04

I achieved ethernet connection once today, under eth0, and access my PHP instance with 10.42.0.33. However, I am now using a hotspot thingie that while charging needs to be usb connected to my ...
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Piggyback Ubuntu Desktop on Peppermint laptop wifi [duplicate]

As of late,i have had some real wireless USB problems and i've decided to just try and use the piggyback-a-laptop method, i have an Ethernet cord, a ubuntu 15.04 Desktop and a Peppermint 5 laptop. ...