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

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I can't connect to internet through wifi using Xubuntu

Everytime i try to connect to internet using wifi i type the password, Xubuntu tries to connect for a little while and then asks me the password again. I'm using a D-Link modem/router. Network ...
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Conflict between two network interfaces eth0 and eth1

I have a computer connected to the router and the PS2 is connected to a computer. When the PS2 off, the computer connects to the Internet, and everything works fine. But when the PS2 is turned on and ...
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Piggy back ubuntu desktop on my windows laptop wifi so the desktop can access the internet?

I need to have internet on my ubuntu / mint desktop. The only way I can get online right now is wifi and I couldn't get the USB Netgear WNA3100 to work because without internet packages won't install ...
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connecting an Ethernet which needs a password and a user name?

I have an account through a wired network (Ethernet) internet provider - a person that have an internet LAN and share it with neighbours in exchange with money - every one of us have an account and a ...
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Cannot upload files in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm running CS50's appliance on top of Ubuntu 14.04. The internet seems to be working fine and the download speed is normal too. However, I cannot upload files on the internet. Check50 cannot upload ...
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automatically select between wired and wireless networks [on hold]

I am using ubuntu 10.04 LTS. I have two interfaces: one is wired and the other is wireless. When the two interfaces are up, ubuntu priorly select the wired to access internet. However, when the wired ...
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How do I check the flow of internet through ubuntu?

I'm using my Ubuntu computer as a wireless receiver, receiving Wifi from my router and sharing my internet through a gigabit switch. How can I check or monitor the speed that I'm sending data to the ...
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Internet problem in Ubuntu 14.04.2

Recently I installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 alongside Windows 8 and I'm having problems with the internet connection in Ubuntu. In Windows 8 works perfectly fine but in Ubuntu it doesn't. Well, I'm a noob in ...
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wired network connection in xubuntu not working with r8169

I am working on a brand new laptop with xubuntu 15.04. Wireless is working ok. Wired connection says connected when plugged in, and disconnected after 2 seconds or so. "Enable networking" is ticked. ...
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Ubuntu internet stops working after a few minutes. Wifi stays connected though

Recently, the Internet was been acting strange on my Ubuntu partition. It works 100% fine when I dual-boot Windows, but the Ubuntu partition connects to wifi for an indeterminate amount of time (0-10 ...
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Can not sign in in to a website (namely mendeley) on 14.04 32 bit

I do not manage to sign in to my mendeley account. If I go to https://mendeley.com the pages loads (although a bit slow). Once I click sign-in however it loads and loads until the browser tells me ...
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Internet slow after adobe flash install

I have a hardwired PC to modem running Kubuntu 14.04. Since I installed adobe flash the browsing speed has slowed however updates and KTorrent speeds are decent. I get an average of 2.5Mbps on 2 ...
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Internet Connection not being picked up

My dad has ubuntu installed on his PC, and up to now we haven't had any issues with it. However a couple of days ago it auto-updated to a new version of ubuntu. Looking at the details in settings, it ...
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Internet comes and goes after update to 15.04

I recently upgraded to 15.04 with a Mac. At the beginning I had no Internet at all but fixed that by installing manually the drivers from my wired connection. However now with both WiFi and wired ...
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(Ubuntu 15.04) wireless connected but no internet access

i'm using ubuntu 15.04 vivid, I'm connected to the wifi but when I open Firefox, it said "Server not found", I open Software Updater it said Failed to download, basically no internet access. But I've ...
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connect to wlan0, and eth0 as safeguard in etc/network/interfaces

I am currently running rpis headless that send data over ethernet to a server that is also connected to the router through ethernet. Using a usb wifi adapter and keeping the same IP address, i would ...
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unable to connect the internet through my ubuntu 14.04.2

I installed ubuntu in vmware workstation. Internet was connected to my pc and am able to access internet in my pc also but am unable to acess internet through ubuntu. In ubuntu it was showing that ...
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How can I connect to Wi-Fi on My ubuntu laptop?

I've been trying to connect to the internet on my laptop for some time now. But with no success. I am using Ubuntu 15.04.
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Disconnet internet at specific time in ubuntu 12.04

I'm a Ubuntu 12.04 LTS user, and I want something that disconnect the Internet at a specific time. Here in this answer, there was an option in modem manager to disconnect the internet at specific time ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 network access problem

I unfortunately deleted /etc/network directory and now all the network related task like WiFi, LAN doesn't work. When Network panel is opened from System Setting, A Dialogue box with message The ...
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Dual Boot Ubuntu 14.04 very slow Wifi

I have HP pavillion-g6 laptop and I've installed Ubuntu 14.04.2 LTS with Windows 7 dual boot. The WiFi connection is very slow. I've made test on speedtest.net and got 0.20 MB but the expected is 5-7 ...
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Troubleshoot networking issues

I'm running Lubuntu on my laptop and raspbian on a raspberry pi. In the process of trying to share the wifi interconnection with my raspberry, over ethernet cable, I've messed up my network settings. ...
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Route internet from built-in WiFi to USB WiFi adapter, which will be used as Access Point or WiFi Hotspot

My laptop is connected with internet using built-in WiFi card. I have another WiFi USB adapter. I want to create an Access point/WiFi hotspot on WiFi USB adapter. I would like to connect multiple ...
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Ubuntu server 14.04 internet connection problem

I installed Ubuntu server 14.04 on VMware workstation. I need to set IP manually so, network connection has set to Bridged on VMware. I followed the instructions on ...
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Loses Ethernet Connection Upon Restart

Usually I just leave my computer in sleep when I don't use it, but recently, say a month or so, once I wake it it loses its internet connection. I have it wired with ethernet. Even a modem restart ...
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USB tethering question

I plan to switch from Windows to Ubuntu tomorrow but my PC doesn't use an ethernet cable because I haven't had a hole drilled in my wall and etc, and I'm using either my phone (Samsung Galaxy Trend ...
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Wifi keeps disconnecting in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I have a Lenovo Y-5070 Gaming Laptop which I purchased in December 2014. I have dual booted my laptop, Windows 8.1 alongside Ubuntu 14.04LTS. It came pre installed with Windows 8.1, but for project ...
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Google Chrome automatically opens all URIs

When clicking on URIs that should open desktop apps (magnet://, and steam://), Chrome will automatically open a new tab in a new window. I'm currently using Chrome version 43.0.2357.134, Ubuntu ...
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How to securely share my internet connection with another machine

Right so this is my situation here, I have a router, and several machines, but now there is a new machine which needs to connect to the network at the same time as them. My router is not a Wireless ...
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shows the Ethernet network but cannot connect to it

I need help with connecting to the internet using a Ethernet cable, the cable works fine. I am very new to this and need a good step by step process to fix this. Following is the output of ifconfig. ...
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Huawei K4203i data card is not connecting to Internet in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm pretty new to Ubuntu and I landed up in very miserable situation. I've purchased new Huawei data card last week and tried all possible ways to connect to internet, outlined in this forum, but no ...
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Netlimiter like alternative for ubuntu? [duplicate]

I need a good easy to use alternative like Netlimiter for ubuntu 14.04. The reason is that i have only 2 GB Internet download limit and ubuntu seems to always update packages which kill my bandwidth. ...
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Hathway Login Page

To Use the Hathway Internet We need to Login to the Hathway account Using the given I'd and Password but the Login page does not load up in Ubuntu.It works fine in windows.and this problem is not ...
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i have ap-hotspot installed and working but only https sites can connect

I currently installed app hotspot everything looks fine now but only https sites can be connected from my galaxy s4 phone such as facebook google etc. When i want to connect some other sites it is ...
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cannot access to nature.com website [closed]

I have a problem: since yesterday I cannot access to nature.com, it gives me "internal server error", but I know the site is working plus I can access with my phone. I really don't understand, ...
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cannot use internet on ubuntu or any linux distro

I am a newbie linux user who is now forced to use windows 8.1 becuase the internet does not work no matter what commands i do. My question is, are there any motherboards that do not allow ubuntu to ...
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Slow connection (or no connection at all) to Google services on Ubuntu

I'm having problems connecting to Google services (and only Google services) from my Ubuntu. By Google services I mean: GMail (and Inbox) Google Plus Google Drive Hangouts Redirection from the ...
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Ubuntu 15.04 with two connections (WiFi & Wired) can't access internet

I got a Ubuntu 15.04 (upgraded from LTS) laptop and there is this ongoing bug that is pretty annoying. I use it in WiFi when I'm around the office, and I use the wired connection when it's on my ...
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Problem about internet connection

I am having a very big trouble while using internet connection in my ubuntu operating system. My connection is being lost after sometime of connectivity & it's not being possible to retrieve the ...
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Networking Stops Working After Waking From Suspend

Whenever I wake my machine after suspending it, networking is disabled. I have to manually re-enable it, and even then, it refuses to connect to the network, even though I'm using a wired connection.
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To have keybinding to move page up/down in Ubuntu's browser

I would like to scroll page up and down etc by CTRL+p/n or similar, like you have in OSX in most of the browsers. This is much better for wrists than using the keys next to my keyboard. How can you ...
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Network Interface Traffic Visualizer

I have multiple interfaces active at a time, I want to visualize the bandwidth in/out from the interfaces on my PC. I know iptraf does this without visualization. So, far the closest tool I have ...
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Lost internet connection while installing

I wanted to install keepassx and did apt-get install keepassx but then my I lost my internet connection whilst installing. Is there anything to fix?
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ubuntu won't find router ssid/signal

I am using ubuntu 15 & I got several modems and can connect to all of them except for my TRENDnet modem MAC Address D8:EB:97:20:F0:53 it does not show it's signal any more after several weeks of ...
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Lenovo E430c brodeband SIM slot

I have a laptop Lenovo E430C which includes a SIM card for broadband network. I inserted it in its place, but its not working and I have tried many times to make it work but I failed. Anybody knows ...
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Proxy Server on Kubuntu 15.04 not working. Need help. :[

I recently installed Kubuntu 15.04. I can connect normally through LAN and wifi that requires no proxy. The problem is that the wifi in our college requires proxy with authentication. I have already ...
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In ubuntu 15.04 ,wired and wireless are not connected after running sudo apt-get purgr network-manager-gnome network manager

I run command sudo apt-get purge network-manager-gnome network-manager. After running that command wireless and wired networks are not connected to my laptop. And when I look into "system ...
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can't access internet via ethernet, but i can via WiFi

what happens is my laptop connects to the router via lan cable but I can't access internet. while on my other laptop I can. Thought it was a lan cable issue, so replaced it. Still the same problem ...
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Internet connection on 14.04 random disconnects

Long time user, first time poster. So, I decided to download the newest version of Ubuntu and give it a shot on my desktop. I've had good luck with it on my laptop, so I figured, hey, why not. ...
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Frequent internet disconnection in Ubuntu 15.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 15.04 in my laptop(DELL Latitude E5540). I am facig frequent internet disconnection, both in LAN and WiFi. None of the others in my network is facing any such issue. ...