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Ubuntu 14.04 ignoring network settings performed in the UI?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server, and then added a minimal desktop like so: sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop --no-install-recommends Then I complemented the install with the following ...
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Ubuntu server 12.04 LTS Network problem

Ok everyone, I am "sorta" new to ubuntu and am now running a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server. I did a basic install of 12.04 lts 64-bit. After initial boot I logged in and ran 'sudo apt-get update'. After ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 - netw adapter not working, only able to see tty1 screen. Not able to connect to internet - deleted files by mistake!

My auto complete was not working and when ever i press tab i was getting a message something related to DNEC something. So i did rm DNEC* and it started deleting files. It asked for my confirmation ...
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Freestanding network connection GUI application

Does anyone know of a freestanding desktop independent GUI application for connecting to a (wireless) network?
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1answer
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GUI for running network statistics or bandwidth limiter?

Is there a networking statistics app or indicator for Ubuntu that can measure how much I download/upload every day/week/month and so forth? I'm also looking for something similar that can limit my ...
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Finding the ip address of another computer on the network?

Is there a program which can tell me the ip address of a computer when is connected to my network? A list of names or ip addresses. For example when my wife is on my main desktop computer I can ...
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network-manager applet does not detect internet connection

I have been testing out connman, the alternative connection manager. While testing connman, I had to remove my network manager. I did an apt-get purge network-manager* Now, when I reinstalled the ...
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Simple way to consistently access a SMB mount?

Is there any simple GUI way to make an SMB share persistent? I don't quite remember the steps, but on Windows, once you've mapped a share to a drive, you're given the option to 'reconnect on boot' (or ...