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

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How to share pc internet with android

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS on my desktop pc . I've a android phone with kitkat update . I'm using a broadband line for internet . Now how can I use my pc internet in my android phone . I can do in ...
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Share internet connection to distribute ubuntu nodes sitting behind master

I'm working on setting up a 20 node distributed system. The data nodes are hp Compaq 6500 pc's running Ubuntu 12.4.5. The master is connected to the internet and I've configured the IP's of the nodes ...
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An error with MySQL

An exception occurred: Can't connect to local MySQL server through socket '/var/run/mysqld/mysqld.sock' (111) This is what I get when I try to visit one site! The question is: is it releated to my ...
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Network married to router

I have Ubuntu 12.04 server, I upgraded to the desktop. My internet connection is married to the router. The Internet connection works fine on that router. As soon as I move the computer to a ...
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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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If flash isn't installed in the first place, why does Firefox need Flash block 1.5.18 to block auto-play video advertisements?

My netbook becomes extremely inefficient when being bullied by auto-play video advertisements on the internet. I am on Lubuntu 14.04 using firefox 37.0.1 (Mozilla Firefox for Ubuntu | canonical 1.0), ...
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Ubuntu can't access the internet

I just installed Ubuntu on my PC and I tried installing my 3G modem USB stick but that didn't work. After days of unending trials and Google searches, I finally found out I could run a Virtual Machine ...
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Network folder access

I am new to Linux so there are quite few tasks that are new to me. First I am using DSL connection and wire is connected to wireless router and that is how we connect to internet at home. But if I ...
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Forward Internet connection over ssh to remote computer

I'm struggling to access the internet from my remote computer. I'd like to access the remote computer via ssh and have there the internet connection available to install packages etc. It looks like ...
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How to know if the router is internet access when connecting via wireless

In windows when you are connecting via wireless it's tell you if their is internet access or no. in ubuntu i already connect to router but i don't know if the router is connect to internet or not?! ...
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Internet Connected but cannot visit websites

My laptop is Elitebook 745 G2 running Ubuntu 14.04, new installed. It has dual OS: Ubuntu and Windows. The internet service works well in Windows, but cannot work in Ubuntu, though it is connected and ...
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Share internet from PC to unrooted android smart phone connected via USB cable

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with Windows 7 Dual boot (both 32 bit) in my desktop. I use cable broadband (Ethernet). I have an unrooted android smart phone running KitKat 4.4.2. This device has a ...
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Just installed ubuntu on hp envy 15. Having issues with the internet

I just installed ubuntu 2 days ago and I keep getting constant cut outs with the wireless card. Im pretty new to this whole linux thing so if theres anything you need me to type in the terminal let me ...
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My WIFI is disabled by default on Ubuntu 14.04 32bit

When I try to manage my internet connection methods, WI-FI isn't even an option. There is only Wired Connection 1. IS this a problem with hardware or software? The same problem existed in Linux Mint. ...
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WiFi is very slow in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I am new with both Ubuntu and also AskUbuntu. So please give me step by step instructions. If an answer already exists for this problem, please post the link. Thanks in advance. The Wi-Fi is very ...
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Since udpate of Firefox v37 internet access often slow or even timing out while ping & chrome work fine

Before the auto update to Firefox v37 occurred Firefox worked fine on my Ubuntu 14.04 system (ethernet connected to 20Gbps internet up 4Gbps down). My system is 8 core, 32GB ram, ubuntu 14.04 ...
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Upgraded to Ubuntu 14.04 no wireless

I just upgraded and lost the wireless connection. Here some basic information which might be helpful: Dell Inspiron i3-3217U Dual-Core CPU @ 1.8GHz 64-bit Chip ID: BCM43143 PCI-ID: 14e4:4365 Kernel ...
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Ethernet on laptop only works occasionally

The Ethernet connection on my laptop works only occasionally. Wi-Fi on my laptop works, so the problem does not seem to be with the Internet connection. Plugging in the Ethernet cable and turning off ...
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Internet sharing with static mac-addr to IP mapping

I can create a network between my ubuntu 14.04 and another machine by connecting ethernet cable between my ubuntu machine and second machine, and then setting "IPv4" to "share to other computers". ...
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Dell C640 No internet with Ubuntu

Installed ubuntu-14.04.2 on Dell C640 for my kid (edubuntu) Problem: No wired connection. No wifi connection. Slitaz linux connects using wired connection. Machine uses: "Agere Wireless Mini-PCI ...
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No wifi on newly installed ubuntu

I just installed ubuntu on my laptop. Everything works fine except that I cannot connect to a wireless connection. This is how it looks in front of me right now. I thought pictures would give more ...
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Network bonding multiple isp connection [duplicate]

Linux novice here... I have 2 Internet connection with 2 ISP providers with 2 NIC. I tried for a long time to combine these 2 isps connection to use like a single connection. Home Connection ...
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3G dongle and wire connection at the same time

Heyhey I have a dongle and an adsl connection. Since the dongle has lower ping I prefer to use that, however sometimes it gets disconnected. Do you know how can I set up (if possible) to use windows ...
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Cant access Google and facebook

I am using Ubuntu from last 5 years. From last 3 days i am experiencing a problem related to internet, I am unable to open either google.com or facebook.com for first half an hour, allother websites ...
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I only can open Google websites

I'm a new user and this is the first time that I have installed Ubuntu. I have internet with ethernet and can connect it, but I can open only websites of Google (Google Maps, YouTube, etc.). Why? If ...
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Erratic connectivity problems with Eduroam on 14.04 - possible workarounds?

I have to connect to eduroam through TU Delft settings from the following link ...
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How to make voice call from EON 3G data card?

As a windows user I was able to make calls through my system . In ubuntu there is no option for calls , my question is " Is there any software which can help me to make voice calls ? " The built in ...
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ASUS X552V Network not working

I've tryied everything and now , i'm here with this question in hope to get an answer from a good man. How can i do my laptop to have wireless or LAN connection?
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Problem with Wireless Network (broadcom 802.11 b/g bcm4312) on Ubuntu 14.04

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 7 recently. On booting to Ubuntu, I have a problem with connecting to wireless internet. The wired LAN is working properly. The Broadcom Wireless Adapter has ...
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Static IP fails at boot

I have apt-get purge everything dhcp related from the system. Netmanager is no where to be found (on purpose) rads@PBX:~$ sudo -i root@PBX:~# nmcli dev status The program 'nmcli' is currently not ...
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Internet connection over WiFi stops until reboot

I have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on a Toshiba Satellite L655. After few days of installing, the internet connection started to stop occasionally after an hour or half hour and sometimes after few ...
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Installed Xubuntu 13.04 and cannot update to 14.04, can't find server [duplicate]

Today I installed xubuntu 13.04 and I can't update it to ver. 14.04. I can't install any apps from software center too. When i click "find best server for your location" I can't find any server. But ...
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terminal is not connected to the internet [closed]

I am trying to clone a repository for "gazebo" using the following commands hg clone https://kuntal_das@bitbucket.org/kuntal_das/gazebo_models hg clone ssh://hg@bitbucket.org/kuntal_das/gazebo_models ...
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Ssh outside network

I would like to setup an ssh server that I can access over the internet. I have forwarded the port 22 and I can connect over the internet on my local network, but as soon as I leave it it becomes ...
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I'm connected to wifi but cannot access the internet except thru VPN (14.04)

I've had 14.04 for a while now and love it. The other day, out of the blue, I cannot load pages through any of my browsers or other programs unless I am connected to my VPN. All other machines in the ...
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Trying to connect Ubuntu 14.04 wired but can only get local access

I just installed Ubuntu 14.04 and I cant connect to internet. My setup is wired into a wireless router bridged with another to the internet, it's plug and play on my Windows. Can anyone help? Eth0 ...
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Google Docs Problems in 12.04

I am running Xubuntu 12.04.5 on my Toshiba Chromebook and I am, ironically, having problems with Google docs. Sometimes when I am using Google Docs and just typing stuff up, minding my own business, ...
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Configuring two internet connections with Dynamic WAN IP

I had similar problems with this question, the difference is my WAN IP assigned dynamically from the ISPs. So how do I try the accepted answer with dynamic WAN IP ? ps: Because I do not have enough ...
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Internet does not work until I reconnect several times

I have a dual boot with windows 7 and Internet works just fine there but in ubuntu I have to reconnect several times before I get internet access. Is there a way to fix that?
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Hosting a Ubuntu Lamp Server on Virtual BOX

I have set up an Ubuntu server on my virtual box. I need to set up a static IP for Internet access for port forwarding on my router. As soon as I set a static IP I lose internet connectivity. (I'm ...
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Installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, Wired and WIreless connections availiable, but no/ limited internet access

Greetings Veteran Ubuntu Users! I've tried to solve the issue on my own for the better part of the weekend, but some help would be most welcomed. I'm also new to Linux based-OS. Onto the issue... ...
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Internet Fluctuates after Fresh Install of 14.04

I had terrible problems with my internet speed when I was on windows, and a hope for fixing it was one of the big reasons for switching to Linux. When I switched to Ubuntu 14.04, everything was ...
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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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Internet connection periodically fails

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 desktop edition in my new computer . I have a problem with the internet connection (Ethernet). Actually, my internet works for 20 seconds and it stops for 40 to 60 ...
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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 ...