Questions about connecting to the Internet. "wireless" and "networking" might be better tags, depending on the question.

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wifi connection is established but internet is not working

I use a wifi and its works fine. But when i use other wifi connection is established but internet is not working. It seems no data is recived in my ubuntu 12.04(LTS). And the same wifi connection is ...
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Opening Certain Sites in Ubuntu 14.04

I Searched a lot about this Question and no answer could help me :( My problem is in connect to certain sites in Ubuntu 14.04 (Specially SSL connections mostly with Error 100 (Connection was reset))! ...
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Irregular internet connection in Ubuntu 14.04

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 desktop edition in my new computer . I have a problem with the internet connection (Ehternet). Actually, my internet works for 20 sec and it stops for 40 to 60 sec. ...
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creating a Wi-Fi hotspot without losing my internet connection

I am create a Wi-Fi hotspot using my computer(Ubuntu 12.04) from a mobile broadband connection. When I do this, I want to be able to access the internet myself and also other computers that join my ...
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How to regulate internet speed or bandwidth for specific websites?

I've read and tried ways to control my overall internet speed, and currently use wondershaper for the same. But now I need something more powerful, which can control my usage of certain websites like ...
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Wifi adapter keeps turning off after a few minutes

So, I'm running lxle(a version of ubuntu, i believe) on a lenovo thinkpad. On windows, I would often have a problem where I would close the lid and the wifi adapter would turn off. I had the same ...
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watch internet connection thoguh shell

I just need to run a shell script when an internet connection is available. Is it possible to watch the internet connection arability through Shell scripting. ping google.com is the easy command to ...
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Browsers stop loading pages

Why do web pages stop loading? Everyday, after about an hour on line, browsers hang. Running 14.04. Mostly just see the turning wheel for as long as I care to wait when trying to load any page with ...
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Noob user. No network (wired). Cannot ping router

Let me start by saying I am pretty new to Linux, so forgive my unavoidable noobness and thank you for readning this. I am trying to set up a good environment to learn programming and familiarize ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Lts wifi not working

My Wifi is connected perfectly with a good signal strength, but sometimes it just won't get connected or the connection is very slow and not working properly. The connection on Windows 8 on the same ...
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Replacing /etc/resolv.conf

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 alongside windows 8.1. But in no way could I make the Internet work. I messed up trying to replace the /etc/resolv.conf file and it got removed... I would like to download it ...
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Internet Intermittently dead slow Ubuntu 14.04

Sometimes my (wired) internet connection is working just fine, other times it takes 3 minutes to load google.com. I know this isn't an issue with my network because the internet works flawlessly on my ...
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etc/network/interface empty no internet connection

My internet connection has gone suddenly and I find my /etc/network/interfaces is completely empty, I can't ping my router and ifconfig for eth0 shows no ip address or broadcast address, I tried ...
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I can't see the net in Ubuntu 14.04

I am new in Ubuntu - I installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my computer and when I tried to hook to Wifi internet I couldn't because I can't see the networks, I suppose that my network card isn't install but I ...
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Windows 7: No internet connection after installing Ubuntu via Dual-boot

Today I've installed Ubuntu 14.10 alongside Windows 7, like dual-boot. So, it Ubuntu works perfectly for now on - connects to an internet and discovers the network IP. The huge problem is in Windows ...
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Ubuntu internet speed tests slower than Windows on same hardware

I'm trying to get a PC setup to test 1Gig services. We can get there with Windows, but we need more devices to test with and looking to not have to pay for more Windows licenses. We also have to ...
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Am I part of a botnet?

I have Ubuntu 14.10. How do I check if my Ubuntu is part of a botnet? These are the addresses I found with netstat: tcp ESTAB 0 0 192.168.5.122:33195 213.199.179.157:40016 ...
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hp stream 13 wifi frequently disconnects

I'm an Linux noob, but I managed to put ubuntu 14.04 lts on my hp stream 13 (the touch screen model) and fix some common issues with this laptop, but now I'm having issues with wifi. It disconnects at ...
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Losing Connection and breakdowns

i am having problem with my wifi on Ubuntu! I am using Ubuntu 14.04 now but i had the same problem with 14.10 too, also I’m using TP-LINK 722N wireless adapter! My problem is that I’m lose ...
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Unable to go online but still able to ping, either with wlan0 or eth0

I have a Dell Inspiron 17 r 5737 with Ubuntu 14.10. Ar the moment, my laptop is able to connect both to eth0 and wlan0 connections, but I cannot go online with any browser, with apt-get or any other ...
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How do I connect to the internet using a wireless router at the same time as connecting to a lan using an ethernet connection?

Setup: I have two computers, both with an ethernet and wireless interface. I have router A that is connected to the internet. I have a router B that is not connected to the internet. I would like ...
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Problem with Broadband connection on Ubuntu 14.04

I am trying to setup broadband connection two way according to this link and this link. But I cann't connect my connection. When I try according to first link it's show this message... below, ...
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Hardwired Networking Issue (fresh install)

I've done a fresh install of Ubuntu on my desktop. The ethernet adapter (RTL-8100/8101L/8139) is recognized by the OS yet I can't connect to the internet. The Cat 5 connection to the router is good ...
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dsl connection failure

OS: ubuntu 14.04 LTS I had a working broadband connection. After repeated power failures, there was no internet connection. After complaining, they restored the connection. The modem is showing that ...
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How can I clone MAC Address?

I am using cable broadband. I have a machine dual booted with Windows XP and Ubuntu. I have configured IPs correctly. But my ISP is showing MAC error. And they aske me to Clone.
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Internet speeduys

we are using 4 ubuntu machines with 20 Mbps internet speed were the browsing speed is very low we used to wait for a long time to buffer a video.Is there any solution for this need very much needed.
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I have problem with my Ubuntu Software Center [on hold]

When I want to download 7zip or something else with Software Center, the put updating cache on query an 20 sec after that he shows me a message: Failed to download repository information Check your ...
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Simple internet traffic whitelist

I've been searching like crazy trying to find a solution to a problem that seems like it ought to be very simple. All I want to do is block all internet access at the system level, except for a ...
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Internet Connects, but only works sporadically

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my HP Chromebook 14. Unfortunately, I've been having some networking problems. When I connect to the Internet, one of two things happen. Occasionally, the Internet ...
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can't connect to local internet using wire

I'm at work right now. there's a Windows pc connected to some sort of shared wired internet ... when I connect that wire to my laptop I can't connect to the internet it keeps connecting and then it ...
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Internet does not work over wired connection after removing pppoe configs

Internet over router using ethernet cable worked fine before I did any manipulation with PPPoE on my computer. After configuring PPPoE and testing some things I had to rollback configurations added ...
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can't connect my Internet Service Provider ftp server

can't connect my isp ftp server. before that in windows 7 usually i can access my isp's ftp site. but in ubuntu it takes too long and at the end it shows "10.112.200.11/is not available". What can i ...
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PC-Dummy Lost Internet

Same old problem that others have... I recently upgraded from 12.04 to 14.10 on a few laptops and notebooks at home (including my wife's notebook). Of course, after installing the upgrade -- ...
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Wireless dropping out periodically on laptop

Recently a problem has started occurring on my laptop where the wireless connection is slow to connect and after about 30 seconds it disconnects. The Internet is also very slow when of works. It works ...
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Ubuntu installed on MAC has ethernet and WIFI problem

I have problems with my Internet connection and interfaces. I will give those info below to help and explain my problems. 1- Ethernet (cable): Internet works through cable but only if I boot ...
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Is it possible to use Active X?

I have several sites which request Active X with MS Internet Explorer. And I tried to install IE using WINE. Unfortunetely, failed to do. What can you suggest for my sites which don't want to ...
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Internet connection does not start automatically

Few months ago I had a problem with my internet connection in my Ubuntu 14.04. Currently, the connection does not start until I execute this command: sudo modprobe r8169 How can I fix this so that ...
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Win7/Kubuntu 14.04 dual boot, pppoe cannot connect to internet in Ubuntu, restart to Win7 and no problem

I have a setup with a wireless point for several apartments, where there is a switch for multiplexing all the flats, and I connect with a username and password. I do a pppoeconf to configure things ...
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Error updating Ubuntu14.04

I am getting this error while trying to upgrade: Please help!! Reading package lists... Building dependency tree... Reading state information... The following packages have been kept back: ...
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How to install ATI graphics card drivers? [duplicate]

AMD 's website is not opening.So how shall I install my ATI graphics card driver?
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Shows No internet connection in Ubuntu Software Center. But apps can be downloaded using terminal [duplicate]

I'm using BSNL EVDO USB modem for internet connectivity. And I have connected the modem using "wvdial". I want to install Psensor from Ubuntu software center but it shows no internet connection. But I ...
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How can i fix this broadband connection on Ubuntu 14.04?

I've setup & configuration PPPOE broadband connection establish via sudo pppoeconf command in Ubuntu 14.04, but suddenly my connection problem like skype is on and with google serach is ok. but i ...
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Ubuntu Ethernet not working 14.04

I Recently Dual Booted Linux Ubuntu with Windows 7, the Ethernet Internet works on Win-7 but not Ubuntu. sudo ethtool eth0 result nick@Linux-Dual-Boot:~$ sudo ethtool eth0 [sudo] password ...
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No internet connectivity despite all other devices working

I have configured a router and all of the devices work except for my linux box, when I boot it to windows, it can connect via wifi. When I connect it via ethernet it works, but through wifi, even ...
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Ubuntu server cannot access internet, however can use SSH

So as stated I can access my server remotely, and locally using SSH, however I dont have access to "The internet". By this I mean I cant access webpages. dtipp@mc-server:~$ ping www.google.com ping: ...
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Can't connect to Internet via D-Link Dir-600 Router on Ubunto 14.10

I recently installed Ubunto 14.10 and have trouble accessing the internet with my current network setup at home. (Cisco EPC2308G Moden - D-Link DIR-600 Router - Samsung R540 Laptop) I can access the ...
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WiFi connection to router but no Internet connection?

I installed Ubuntu on my EasyNote-TM86 today. I can't access any websites although I am connected to my router. Other devices (including my laptop before I installed Ubuntu) are able to establish a ...
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Track Network Usage in Wifi Connection

I'm a student staying at a communal residence of 6 people and the rent includes internet access which is supposedly uncapped but if you really push your downloads(lets say more than 300GB) the ISP ...
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How to install wireless adapter D-Link DWA-131?

Recently I built new PC with Ubuntu OS 14.04 (64bit). I noticed the D-Link Wireless N nano USB Adapter doesn't get detected and installed automatically. Following are the adapter specifications: ...
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Wifi connects but internet not working on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

I have tried other solutions posted on this forum but nothing seems to work. Right now I am wired to the Internet. Please help. Edit: i) Command: lsb_release -a Output: Distributor ID: Ubuntu ...