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

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Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 - Ethernet connection doesn't work

Today I launched Ubuntu 15.10 from bootable pendrive and tried to connect to the Internet using wired connection - it doesn't work (same on Ubuntu 14.04). Wireless connection is fine. I've tried a lot ...
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Using two different internet connections (no load balancing)

is there an easy way to set up two different internet connections on a server? I have a Cubieboard 4 running Linaro's Ubuntu Server Port. It was installed and configured using only it's ethernet port. ...
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Static IP broke internet connection

I tried to set up a static IP, i got myself a static IP, but now the internet connection is not working. I did these steps: - ifconfig, i wrote down information about my internet. - sudo gedit ...
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I can't connect to my wifi network

I have a serious problem here. I have a new pc . It's a HP Notebook - 15-ac103nk. I installed both Windows 7 and ubuntu. I had some problemes with Wifi drivers in Windows 7 but I fixed them , and ...
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Some website throws timeout exception from particular internet on linuxmint [on hold]

I am facing weird problem. On Internet connection - Ist When I open certain websites on my laptop in linuxmint 17.1 it keeps connecting and throws timeout exception. But when I test same website on ...
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Wireless Internet not working Acer Aspire R5

I'm so new to Linux that it should be illegal for me to post on this forum. I bought this Acer Aspire a few months. It came with Windows 10. I obtained a virus after I removed my anti-virus soft ...
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WiFi works only after reinsatll

I am facing a strange connectivity problem. WiFi gets connected on my Ubuntu 14.04 but there is no internet. All other devices can connect to the same network. I reinstalled the Ubuntu desktop and ...
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WiFi won't work, no matter what

Ok so I've been trying to troubleshoot this for a couple of months now but I just reached the end of my capabilities. The basic problem is that my wifi does not connect to my home network (at least ...
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Internet connection not working (Static IP)

I tried to set up a static IP, i got myself a static IP, but now the internet connection is not working. I did these steps: - ifconfig, i wrote down information about my internet. - sudo gedit ...
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NIC wired connection very slow [on hold]

Does Flash Player cause slow internet? I just started using Ubuntu 14.04. I downloaded the .iso image and created an install disk. When I ran it from the CD without installing it, I got 108.12mbps ...
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Can't access internet through wi-fi after some time connected [duplicate]

My problem is similar to this one but my wireless connection doesn't straight out disconnect. It appears to be ok looking at the wi-fi symbol at the upper right corner but after some time I can't ...
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Unable to create hotspot in ubuntu 14.04 using bridge mode

sample diagram: Internet ---> ADSL Router ---> (eth0)+----(Ubuntu 14.04 machine)----+(wlan0 :- WIFI-HOTSPOT) ----->| | |----> +(wireless interface of mobile1)---------(mobile1)----------| | |(wlan0 ...
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Can't access internet even though the computer is connected to an ethernet

I have dual-booted Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. In the early phase my wired connection used to work in both Windows and Ubuntu. But now it is only working correctly on Windows. On Ubuntu there are ...
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Wi-Fi internet connection extremely slow with one network in Ubuntu 14.04

Since I moved out to a new place for a secondment I experience problems with internet connection on my Ubuntu 14.04. On the same network (Mariam) with the phone I get around 20 Mbps in download and ...
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Share ubuntu internet connection to iphone 6s using bluetooth or usb (not wifi)

Hello i have my laptop it has better wifi card from iphone 6s so i can have internet access only from my laptop via wifi. Is there a way to share the internet connection also on my phone? I know I ...
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sudo apt-get install iexplore problem [legit] [closed]

W.t.f sudo apt-get install iexplorer not works plz halph guys omg dis broken kernel how do i do web-surf now? how do u even facebuk without ...
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Windows 7 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS dual boot but internet not working in Ubuntu no Wifi or LAN connections

I tried not to duplicate a question but the one that is similar to my issues got no answer. Wired and Wireless internet not working in Ubuntu 14.04 I have a dual boot between Windows 7 and Ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS not recognizing my wifi router

I am new to Ubuntu,in Wifi-networks I am able to see the routers of my neighbors,and some of them in near vicinity but it don't recognizes my WIFI router,I tried connecting it by clicking Connect to ...
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Wireless Connection Dropping Frequently Ubuntu 14.04

My Ubuntu 14.04 is finally installed on this dell emmc machine and the internet does work, but it drops after a few minutes of use (especially downloading). Here's the link to my wireless_script run ...
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No internet connection detected - Ubuntu 15.10

i have a problem. I recently installed Ubuntu 15.10 and installation resulted in no ethernet connection. I checked my ethernet cable and it is plugged in. here are results of lspc -knn: 00:00.0 ...
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Internet Networking not working unless dhclient is run manually

Edit: Please note, this problem is caused from a broken package, and is talked about more in another post. If you need a quick fix to temporarily get back the internet to fix the problem, I recommend ...
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PPPoe network errors

I am trying to connect wired pppoe network on ubuntu 14.04 I have referred : https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ADSLPPPoE network manager says "device not managed" I followed the setup ...
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Internet not working after last update [duplicate]

I have installed todays ubuntu update and internet does not work, nor wired or wireless. What can i do?
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Setting static ip for ubuntu in VMWare

I have a host windows machine which use static IP to connect to the internet (I am living at dormitory so everyone has their own IP). I installed Ubuntu inside of VMWare Workstation 12 but I am unable ...
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Laptop will not detect my network directly and will not give me access to the internet even if connected

I have issues with connecting with the wifi internet when I turn on my laptop. I have 2 wifi networks that I can connect with and even though it shows that it has been connected to either of them, I ...
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14.04 wifi symbol missing; no Internet

Update: HERE is the solution: upgrade made all network manager and wireless disappear in Ubuntu this morning Original Post: Internet used to work just fine yesterday. But now I got this Issue: No ...
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A posibble solution for Lenovo users with Realtek wireless card to solve their Wi-Fi issues

My system - Lenovo G50-45 with Realtek RTL8723BE wireless card. My wireless card details My skills - I'm new to Ubuntu. Dual booted Ubuntu 14.04 LTS along with Windows 10 on 28th of January, 2016. ...
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Cannot connect to network but works in safe mode

I have had Ubuntu 14 on my computer for a few months and have had little problems connecting to my wired connection. Today I had a problem with booting from my machine that I could fix after booting ...
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WiFi problem on Ubuntu (version 15.10)

WiFi is not working in my HP laptop on Ubuntu 15.10 whereas it is working fine in Windows 8. On Ubuntu 15.10 hardware key (for enabling and disabling Wi-Fi) turns red permanently while it turns white ...
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The ethernet cable is not detected

I updated my Ubuntu 14.04 lts, but after I rebooted it, it didn't detect the ethernet cable. I tried opening the network manager but it says that the network services are not compatible with this ...
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Wired internet problem

Recently a strange thing has happened to my laptop. Sometimes internet stops working on my laptop, but I can still access the internet using my phone, which is connected to the internet via my ...
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wifi connected but server not found in ubuntu 14.04 LTS(firefox is not working correctly)

I've used Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop (Dual booting with Windows 7), and my internet connection used to be fine. The list of connections tells me I'm connected to my usual server, but I get the 'Server ...
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Ubuntu 14- no internet connections at all

I'm booting Ubuntu in WMware Workstation while using Win7, my laptop has internet connection in windows, but when I go to Ubuntu, it does not reckognize any connections. I searched the answers online, ...
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internet works fine for few minutes but stop after a minute

I just installed Kubuntu on y HP pavillon 15-p088ca and everything was all right since my Internet stopped responding. I tried to ping localhost : everyting was fine, try ping google.com : nothing... ...
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Ethernet and Wireless stop working after upgrading fresh install (14.04) [duplicate]

I put a fresh install of 14.04 on an Acer ES1-331. I was able to get a wired connection, but not WiFi, so I updated and upgraded using a terminal. After restarting, not only was WiFi still not ...
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Is firefox safe to use on Ubuntu/Linux? [closed]

While using Firefox on Ubuntu, I frequently run into warnings from various sites (recent examples: when checking gmail, www.hitrecord.org), that inform me that I am using an outdated/unsupported ...
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Can access the internet

In Ubuntu 15.10 the WiFi is connected to the wireless net, but there is no access to internet in any net, even though a 2nd partition in the same computer with elementary OS has no problem at all with ...
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Change the subnet of Internet connection sharing

When sharing internet connection from network-manager the following network is used: 10.42.0.0/255.255.0.0 Can I pick another network? I don't want the complex manual configuration, just want to ...
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How to put network back on panel

I use Xubuntu 14.04 but I removed accidently that thing on panel with two arrows where I edit my internet connections. How do I put it back there?
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Internet Sharing/nat on 14.04lts vmware esx guest with usb internet

Situation: vmware esxi 5.1 Hosting a couple of Windows guests and a Ubuntu 12 file server that also is the local DHCP server and DNS server. Two NICs in the ESXI host to a small Wifi router which I ...
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Problem with internet access on virtualbox

I installed Virtualbox on Windows 10 machine and then installed ubuntu 14.04. But I have a problem with the internet access that I can't connect the ethernet network, while I still normally able to ...
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Problem in connecting to college wifi

I have Inspiron 5558 with windows 10 and ubuntu installed.I can connect to my college wifi with windows 10 directly but on ubuntu i can connect it. For connecting to our college wifi we need to do ...
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How to fix a slow wireless internet connection on BCM4311 802.11b/g running Ubuntu 14.04 on Acer Extensa 4620z?

I was finally able to get my wireless card working on my Acer Extensa 4620z. My wireless card is Broadcom BCM4311 802.11b/g. My wireless internet speed is really slow. I get 17mbps but verizon speed ...
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How to make WiFi adapter EW-7811UN running on 14.04 Ubuntu

As I wanted to upgrade my wifi connection to N standard I bought EW-7811UN wireless adapter. My ISP provides 100 Mb/s, my wifi router supports N. The problem is I'm not sure how to make EW-7811UN ...
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What alternatives are there to NetworkManager? [duplicate]

I am relatively new to Ubuntu 15.10 (with gnome), formerly using openSuse (with kde). So far, my impression is that Ubuntu (or gnome?) is not as good as openSuse (or kde?) in using internet. My ...
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Connection to the internet via smartphone (usb-tethering)

I have a notebook MSI GT72S 6QE Dominator Pro with installed Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. This notebook has Atheros Killer E2400 Ethernet and wifi controllers. There are no drivers for they in Ubuntu ISO, so I ...
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Warning: Unusual traffic from your computer. Why is this happening? [duplicate]

This warning keeps showing up and I have no idea why. My OS is Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. To continue, please type the characters below: About this page Our systems have detected unusual traffic ...
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Not able to use internet on Windows 10 after installing Ubuntu 15.10

After dual booting Ubuntu 15.10 alongside Windows 10 first problem I faced was that I was unable to connect to the Internet in Ubuntu. Then I restarted my computer to windows to see that the ...
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Internet(Ethernet /WIFI is not working

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 Desktop. I am unable to connect to the Internet via ethernet or WIFI. $ sudo lspci -nnk | grep -e 0200 -e 0280 -A2 output :- 02:01.0 Ethernet controller [0200]: Intel ...
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Ubuntu 14 eth0 did not work, 2 networks

I had to switch between 2 networks: from 192.168.1.176 to 192.168.0.176 and back to 192.168.1.176and now I have no internet connection. I tried ifdown eth0 ifup eth0, rebbot, service networkinkg ...