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

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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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Get result of internet traffic monitor for particular period in ubuntu server

Nginx is serving webpages from ubuntu server. Once or twice in a week I get warning mail from the cloud server provider says The amount of transferred data has exceeded the limit: The amount of ...
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Internet connection problem in ubuntu 13.10 [on hold]

I have installed windows7 and ubuntu 13.10 on the same partition. I am using ethernet connection. I can able to connect to internet in windows7 but not in ubuntu. can anyone help me on this issue.
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Internet super slow on 14.04 LTS

The web-pages load extremely slowly. Sometimes I even get timeouts. This happens both in Firefox and Chrome. I don't have a cable, so I could not try to find out whether this happens just on WiFi. ...
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“Connect to Hidden Wi-Fi Network…” is disabled in my Ubunutu 14.04!

I noticed that some items in network section of my taskbar is disabled. When Wi-Fi adaptor is enabled and no cable connected network is available, following items are available and only BOLD items are ...
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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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No network access until I ping the gateway

I have the weirdest of problems that I can't work out on ubuntu 14.04 LTS. When I start the machine I cannot access the internet and the machine's nginx server cannot be accessed. Running ifconfig ...
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my wi-fi is connecting but the Internet is not working

till yesterday everything was fine. The Internet had been working correctly. Today, when I started ubuntu it connected successfully but I couldn't open any web page or do any Internet activity, ...
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Updated to 14.04, can't connect to the wireless network

So I dug out my 5+ year old netbook, and updated the Ubuntu to release 14.04 (from 10.04) and now it can see the wireless connection and it says it connects to it, but it does not load any pages in ...
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MTS MBlaze Huawei EC 315 ubuntu 14.04

I am using MTS MBlaze Huawei EC 315 data card. This works fine in windows but not in ubuntu 14.04. I tried the answers in the following links but nothing helped How to install Huawei EC315 MTS Mblaze ...
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Am I protected over the internet with ubuntu, do I need an antivirus?

I know that Ubuntu is secure, but I'm worried about my passwords when I login to my yahoo email, or my facebook. Do I need an antivirus on Ubuntu to be password protected when navigating over the ...
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Connecting to Wi-fi [closed]

Ok. So I am absolutely new to Ubuntu and I have the 10.10 version installed because the other versions wouldn't boot on my computer and every time I tried to boot them it would say missing operating ...
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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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Diconnected you are now offline

I have been using Ubuntu for about two weeks now. Originally I got the message Disconnected: You are now offline Showing just an outline of the wireless icon. A wired connection works fine however. ...
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Connect usb modem on Ubuntu 14.04 [closed]

I am trying to connect my USB modem to the Ubuntu 14.04. Initially, the connection was shown after reboot but now, if that has disappeared. I tried lot of things like creating script, installing ...
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ZTE AX 226 modem is not connect on the ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Suddenly my Bnglalion wimax modem(ZTE AX226) is not working in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I updated Ubuntu with this modem. In lsusb it's recently showing vendor:product id as 198f:bccd, which was previously ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 wired connection connecting and disconnecting on its own

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 last month. The internet was working fine. But all of a sudden , a few days back it stopped working. The connection is established temporarily and then disconnecting again . ...
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I am running Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a sony vaio and I can no longer detect wireless networks, how do I fix this?

I have a Sony Vaio, bought in 2013 so it's a fairly new model. I installed ubuntu 14.04 LTS and I cannot connect to wifi- or even detect any wifi. I've tried to install drivers and even tried a ...
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Script to monitor Internet connection stability

guys. I'm an unexperienced Ubuntu user and I need your help. I would like to be reporteded everytime that the my router loses its internet connection. I mean, I would like to have my Ubuntu send me ...
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network carashes

using ubuntu 12.04 LTS 64bit with a brand new system on a gb network(wired). the ip is set by the machine and connected to a linksys e42000 router. using onboard gb nic card mainly used as a gaming ...
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Why the programs don't connect to internet except for the browser?

I solved a problem of getting a "DNS resolving failed" in my computer, now I can surf through internet with the browser without problems but programs, such as: dropbox, spotify, mendeley desktop ...
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data card not working in ubuntu 14.04

Hey this is my first time in ubuntu. Can anyone please tell me how to install the huwaei e303f data card. I've tried installing it as per the manuel but didn't work.
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virtualbox - internet not working -Adpater 1 NAT cable not connected

I am running Ubuntu 12.04 in Virtual box hosted on Windows machine. Internet is not working. I tried - making changes in /etc/network/interfaces. - and then sudo service network-manger restart The ...
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Linux Skype problem with login

I can't login to my skype with my password, but on windows or android phone i can login normally.I was trying fully reinstall skype but this don't help me. Is something bad with connection ? some ...
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How to (re)configure my internet connection? (DNS resolving failed)

A couple of days ago I was working with ipython notebook and it opens me a page in my web browser (Google Chrome) and I was able to work with the notebook (zero problems with my internet). Then, I ...
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Problem installing Micromax MMX 355G

I'm using Ubuntu 13.10. After much this and that, I was able to install the software on my Windows XP. It then ran automatically. But when I open my Ubuntu, I cannot find a way to install it. The ...
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Join Wifi And Ethernet to share Internet but with Static IP

Hey i am a linux noob and i am trying to setup my home server with ubuntu desktop What i want to do is recieve the internet from the modem on the first floor to my server on the second floor but i ...
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Sharing mobile broadband connection through datacable on android device

Okay so I baught a new android device with kitkat and I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS with an LTE device connected as a mobile broadband. I do have a 3g connection on my cell though but when I was browsing ...
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Etherwall daemon is not running on ubuntu 14.04

Etherwall is an app to hide my IP address. However, my Etherwall daemon is not running on Ubuntu 14.04. How do I fix it? Here my terminal: Do you agree with the license?[y/n] y Creating etherwall ...
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Internet Access Blocked on unsecure wifi

I am using a pc that was natively a windows vista pc. I switched to ubuntu less than a month ago so I am still getting used to the extreme differences b/w linux+windows. My computer works fine at my ...
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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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no ethernet connection

I just upgraded from ubuntu 12.04 to 14.04. I have no more internet connection. The wired connection is not detected and the wireless networks are detected but do not connect. Was working fine on ...
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No internet connection after updates

I have installed some updates on my 14.04 after restarting the wired connection could be established but no internet access. ifconfig shows me an IP adress 192.168.0.199. I tried to ping 192.168.0.1 ...
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how I can set proxy in my virtual box for android

I am currently using Ubuntu 12.04 as my host .I have to set proxy address in my office network to access internet and I would like to set proxy address and port in my virtual box to run android.I have ...
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internet problem

I have recently installed ubuntu 14.04. Whenever I switch on the computer it does not recognizes the wired connection and only after I restart the computer, the wired Internet connection is detected. ...
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Lubuntu 14.04 internet connection very slow (ethernet)

my internet connection is very slow. I have also windows XP installed and it does not have any problem. The PC is an HP Pavilion t3320.it the ethernet adaptor is "rtl8100"
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I can ping but can't browse

I have Xubuntu 14.04 with the latest update and having issues connecting to the university's network. I'm running xubuntu on my chromebook and the internet works at home but I just started school and ...
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Why is Wifi strength low on Ubuntu 14.04 but higher on Windows 7?

I tried this experiment with the same computer at the same times of the day. I sat at a fixed distance from a university router near me an measured and internet speed and Wi-fi strength in both ...
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Forward laptop's WiFi into PC Ethernet

I need to do a few things that can only be done on my computer, but my home internet is broken this week. The only way to get internet is on my phone. I turn on tethering and my phone acts like a WiFi ...
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Can not connect to internet after upgrade to UBUNTU 14.04

I checked other answers but are not sure.Hereby some output ~$ ping google.com ping: unknown host google.com ~$ route -n Kernel IP routing table Destination Gateway Genmask ...
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Unable to Connect to the Internet - Password Authenication Panel Keeps Appearing

I am using Ubuntu 14.04. I was web surfing earlier today without any issues - just like I have done for ages. I get back to my computer 4 or 5 hours later and a panel appears asking for authentication ...
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Want to restore to my default DNS server settings

I recently tried changing my DNS settings and while doing that I altered a few settings due to which I'm not able to access Internet on my Wired connection. I tried editing the resolv.conf as follows ...
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Why does my MTS Mblaze data card keep disconnecting in ubuntu14.04 from time to time?? Plz help me solve this problem

I am a newbie to linux. I use ubuntu 14.04. I also use mts mblaze data card to access the internet. My data card gets recognised very well by ubuntu and i get to connect to the internet hassle free. ...
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Very slow Internet speed due to proxy

I have just installed Ubuntu and I am totally a noob. My proxy was 172.31.1.4:8080 and i added these settings to run the internet mozilla get the normal speed but when i try to download anything from ...
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DSL cable NOT detecting on network settings

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 (dual boot ) without plugging in my internet cable and when I did plug it in to configure my PPPoe connection, it says wired connection unplugged in network settings. I ...
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Internet Connection failures

I have an HP Mini 1035NR that I just installed Unbuntu 14.04.1 on from 11.04. My wifi would connect just fine before I did the upgrade, and now it won't let me connect using wifi or ethernet. I've ...
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Ubuntu 14.04: No longer connecting to wired connection [closed]

I recently upgraded my system from 12.04 to 14.04 and everything was working fine. However, one day it randomly stopped connecting to the wired connection. My wireless connection works fine, but if ...
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Configuring two internet connections

First, I'm know there's lots of topics about this kind of problem but I can't found a solution to my specific problem. In my setup I have a Linux server with three interfaces: ethLAN for LAN with IP ...
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Default adapter for Internet connection

I would like to ask, how can I solve my situation. We use this laptop with (X)Ubuntu 14.04 at work. At certain situations, we need to be connected to the Internet through 3G USB Modem and at the same ...
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How to manage network in packet and out packet?

Looking for solution for Ubuntu system, I had a Computer with 2 different internet connection and 2 IP address. One is static Ip address where second is dyanamic Ip address. Want to receive request ...