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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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30 views

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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can't download anything from ubuntu software center, 11.10 [duplicate]

So I have tried many, many things now. I got a new laptop with Ubuntu 11.10 on it, and I have always been a Windows user. I have read most of the threads that were posted here and on other forums I ...
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99 views

Slow (wired) internet in terminal and software center Ubuntu 14.04

New Ubuntu user here. I am dual booting with Windows 8.1, and in 8.1 I have no issues. In Ubuntu, I noticed extremely slow download speeds while downloading packages and it seems to also occur in the ...
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43 views

Wifi seems network but stops at requesting Wifi address

I just installed Lubuntu on my Packard Bell Easynote R3500. Network by cable works like a charm but Wifi does not. Wifi sees the networks but when connecting to it it keeps hanging at 'Requesting a ...
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3answers
101 views

Ubuntu not connecting to wireless [closed]

I have Ubuntu 12.04 installed on my dell laptop for couple of months(didn't want it but my company forced it). Rescently I am having some issues in connecting to some wireless networks. So far I have ...
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39 views

edit connection in network manager puzzling me

I'm slightly puzzled with the information listed in my edit connections of network manager. I'm the only one who uses my laptop and I've only connected to one network via wireless. However in the ...
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0answers
42 views

13.10 cannot connect to home wireless network but windows can

I am unable to connect to my home network in ubuntu 13.10. It says it is connected in the system tray. But when I open a browser or software center, it just loads and loads and nothing ever happens. ...
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1answer
107 views

Wifi:still connected but no throughput

I have a problem with Ubuntu 14.04 on my Acer-laptop. Wifi is working, but after a couple of minutes there is no throughput, no up- nor download, although I am still connnected. As soon as I ...
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0answers
160 views

sharing internet from usb 3g modem via netgear router using eth0

hi every one i had this working once and the old laptop has died and i need to do it again. I have 12.04 on a laptop and i am using a usb 3g modem for internet and wish to serve the connection out to ...
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0answers
23 views

can't use 2 networks simultaneously

I can't use 2 networks simultaneously in ubuntu, for example: one for internet, and another for accesing local computer in home. For example I need to disconnect my local connection for accecing ...
0
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0answers
26 views

Issue with Tata Photon Max connection after upgrade

The dongle was working fine till the update. But after update the dongle asks for the password. But even after entering '0000' it doesn't connect. I have updated it in Windows. I am experiencing the ...
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0answers
83 views

Unable to use proxy in terminal despite apt.conf file

I use a wired LAN at my college which uses proxy. As per this answer I edited my apt.conf file. My proxy details are as follows Username: mahe\ict.student Password: mumit@123 Proxy host: ...
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0answers
46 views

Slow Internet connection

I have a D-Link DWL-G122 B1 wireless adapter with chipset RT2571, which corresponds to rt2500 driver in linux. However, because this specific driver is no longer available for my kernel version ...
0
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0answers
210 views

internet connection problems resolving host

First time user of ubuntu. Running for 6 days no problem. Running vers. 13.10. Try connecting to the internet, being told pages not available. WiFi access and other connected devices (this Android ...
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0answers
43 views

My internet connection stopped working!

I have recently switched from Windows to Xubuntu 13.04. After downloading and setting up I had connection to my internet. In a short while the connection disappeared and now I have no connection at ...
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1answer
196 views

wired connection doesn't work

I just installed ubuntu but I can't connect to internet. I tried the automatic dhcp (which it has always worked to me), I tried the manual and the wireless but nothing is working. I have dual bot ...
0
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0answers
60 views

Internet connection problem after closing and reopening laptop

I've recently installed Ubuntu 13.10. Frequently, after I close and re-open my laptop, I am unable to connect to the internet. No networks are even listed, wifi or lan, even when I have the ethernet ...
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0answers
56 views

Slow Internet Connection Ubuntu 13.04 after Steam install/uninstall

i have Ubuntu 13.04 on my Toshiba Satellite z930 and until I installed Steam it worked like a charm. When Steam has been installed the problems started. The connection was really slow, sometimes it ...
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0answers
125 views

Please help me connect to the internet

I recently installed a TP-LINK TL-WN725N wifi USB dongle. (see Please help me install this USB wifi adapter) The device is recognized by Ubuntu, and I'm able to connect to my home wifi network. I get ...
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0answers
117 views

Internet keeps connecting and disconnecting.

I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, and my internet keeps going in and out, this is very frustrating. I am brand new to Linux, so how can I fix this? So far what I've been reading, I don't really ...
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1answer
75 views

Installed 13.10, continuous internet problems

I installed 13.10 on my Toshiba Sattelite A-150, and since, I have been having internet issues. I know that it's the computer, because no other computer in the house has this problem. It won't load ...
0
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0answers
211 views

Wireless internet connected but not working. Terminal works, but nothing else

I am running lubuntu right now but am facing some trouble. The computer says I am connected to my wireless internet, but when I use firefox or any other browser it won't show the web pages. I have ...
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1answer
240 views

I've deleted Wired Connection 1

I've deleted Wired Connection 1. How to set up new Wired Connection 1?
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1answer
253 views

I just installed Ubuntu Server 12.04, now I can't browse the internet

I just installed Ubuntu Server 12.04, now I can't browse the internet. When I go to Firefox, it say "server not found". I try different websites, I go the same thing. I have my Ethernet cable plug in ...
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0answers
671 views

can't connect to internet by ethernet on 13.10

I have recently installed ubuntu 13.10, but U can't connect to the internet. I'm using an ethernet connection, but when I try to connect it just loads for a while and then tells me im disconnected. ...
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0answers
215 views

No internet connection via LAN cable

I have a Asus Eee pc 1000HE mini laptop with 12.04 Ubuntu installed dual booted with xp. When I plug the LAN cable is it connects fine, I can also reach the router. But I cannot connect to any ...
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2answers
86 views

Is my local area network accesible to others when sharing my Internet connection?

Sometimes I share my Internet connection with my neighbours via the Network Manager GUI (Ubuntu 12.04) but there is something I am worried about... Is it sharing just the Internet connection or is my ...
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0answers
89 views

Can Ubuntu 13.10 automatically connect to a wired connection that is a local.domain?

Simple question that I am having trouble to connect my new laptop to a wired and Wireless connection. Do you know if ubuntu needs a change in system settings somewhere to allow a connection without a ...
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2answers
315 views

Why my roommates' connection to the Internet is lost, when I'm connected to our router on Ubuntu?

We have 4 computers in our flat. When I'm starting to use Ubuntu and when I'm connected to our network, at least one of them has connection problems, that is, their connection status says that ...
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0answers
59 views

Oracal VirturalBox and Ubuntu Server 12.04.3 Network Connection Problems

I am new to Ubuntu and VMs. I want my test Ubuntu VM running in Oracal VirtualBox to have a network connection and visable on my LAN and VPN (WAN). I do not want anyone to see the actual machine, just ...
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0answers
18 views

How to share VirtualBox Guest's Internet Connection with Host? [duplicate]

I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with Windows XP SP3 Installed as a Virtual Machine, the only way for me to access the internet is using a WiMax USB Modem which is not available for Linux, I managed to install ...
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0answers
40 views

My laptop wireless cuts on other machines in the network. What may cause this problem?

Why when every time I connect to internet by wireless in the network, all other machines in the network lose connection. I don't know how this happens. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Any help please?
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1answer
323 views

internet says it is connected but it doesn't work

Ok so I am totally new to the ubuntu system but my friend hooked me up with a computer and installed the software. I have no idea what's going on. The internet says it is connected but I can not get ...
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1answer
101 views

Internet doesn't work decently, I'm hardly regretting for chosing Ubuntu [duplicate]

The internet connects but it doesn't works decently, i can't download or update things using the terminal or the ubuntu program central because the server doesn't answers or because it asks for ...
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1answer
206 views

Internet connection work sometimes, doesn't others

I'm running Ubuntu 13.04 on an Acer Aspire 5349 with Intel SandyBridge and 6GB RAM (not that it pertains to this issue). I can't, for the life of me, get this thing to hold a stable connection for ...
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0answers
185 views

no internet connection, but have signal in wifi

I cannot access yahoo.com, google etc in my browser, but I have signal in my WiFi, how can I access the internet again? Please can you tell me how to configure and solve my problem, Thanks
0
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1answer
77 views

Upgrade manager cannot find a server

My upgrade manager went zombie a long time ago. I finally decided to do something about it. It claims that I have an invalid Internet connection when I tell him to find a best suitable server on the ...
2
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0answers
322 views

Ubuntu 12.04 will not connect to school wifi?

I am new to ubuntu. My wireless card is a Intel Corporation Centrino Advanced-N + WiMAX 6250 (rev 57). It will connect fine at my house, but not at school and some other places. The networks which ...
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2answers
4k views

sharing internet connection

Greeting, I have a portable model. I am intended to use it to share internet connection from ubuntu 13.04 to my android tablet. can anybody help me how can I setup my ubuntu 13.04 as a server in order ...
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0answers
769 views

Ubuntu 12.04 won't connect to Internet

I'm a total Linux newbie who just installed Ubuntu 12.04. I assumed it would connect to the Internet automatically, just like my Windows 7 does. (I don't have a wireless modem - just a regular ...
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1answer
2k views

How to share a wireless connection through ethernet with fixed ip addresses?

I have a macbook with ubuntu quantal running on it and I also have a device with a linux distro (FYI, a raspberry pi*). I've been trying to set up the device to share my laptop's wireless connection ...
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1answer
443 views

Setup firewall: ask user to allow new incoming/outgoing traffic?

I'm using Ubuntu 12.10 and as I know there is already a firewall on any ubuntu system. It's ufw and because I like fancy gui stuff I can use gufw, that's very nice. Now I would like to configure this ...
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1answer
2k views

Why won't Ubuntu use my ethernet cable?

I have Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and for some reason, Ubuntu will not use an Ethernet cord. It will recognize it and say that I have a connection, but it won't access the internet through it. I plan to use ...
0
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1answer
230 views

I have issues connecting to Internet in Ubuntu 12.10

I am dual booting Windows 8 and Ubuntu 12.10. It can't connect to the Internet on Ubuntu 12.10. I have not had any way to update anything for it to try and connect it. It would be nice if I could ...
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0answers
53 views

Wired-Connection Problem, even though it says “Wired Network-Connected”

I am having problems connecting to the Internet, even though everything is properly set. But as soon as I launch Mozilla Firefox, it displays error messages.
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2answers
821 views

internet connection problem in ubuntu 12.10

My wired and wireless and datacard gets connected to the internet. But there will be no data transfer.. I have this problem when I upgraded from 12.04 to 12.10. I cant connect to internet to download ...
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1answer
720 views

Why won't my Internet stay connected?

I recently updated to Ubuntu 12.04, from Ubuntu 10.04, and my Internet, USB760 Novetel Verizon-Wireless Mobile Broadband, will connect after a minute of me starting the computer up. But after a while ...
0
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1answer
345 views

Internet connected but not working

I've been spending the past week setting up Ubuntu, and I've encountered a bit of a roadblock; for some reason, the past few days my internet's been connected, but nothing's loading. When I reboot, ...
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1answer
575 views

I can't install my TL-WN422G in ubuntu 12.10

I have installed ubuntu 12.10 in my PC and removed windows 7, but i have a problem with my Tp link WN422G, it does not work, i try differents methodes to install it and it give no results. I need your ...