-1
votes
0answers
15 views

Ubuntu Version too old for WPA/WPA2? [on hold]

I am using Ubuntu 7.04 on an "ThinkPad Z60t" for tests and now want to connect to my WLAN-network. The problem is that I am not able to select WPA/WPA2 but only WEP hexadecimal/WEP ASCII. I assume ...
-1
votes
1answer
23 views

anywhere to download WINE for xubuntu?

I am completely new to the Linux world and am already having troubles. I installed Xubuntu on an old desktop and am trying to set up a USB WiFi adapter to get some internet connection on the thing. I ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

How do I config wireless Ubuntu 12.04 Dell xps410 [on hold]

How do I set up wireless? I've entered the security, network name under ssid.
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Port forwarding to a shared internet connection?

I have a computer being shared a wifi internet connection over ethernet, and I'm trying to run a server off it. However, when I try to port forward in my router settings to the IP in it's Connection ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

How to share ethernet over wifi without creating access point?

I have company internet with internal IP and proxy settings, I want to share this Ethernet connection over wifi, but creating accesspoint is somehow not working may be due to IP architecture, I want ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

WiFi adapter has problem aquiring IPv4 automatically in Ubuntu 13.10

This is a problem in Ubuntu 13.10 and it's a problem with the WiFi. Ubuntu will never connect to the network. All of my other devices work fine. The computer detects the network and pops up the WiFi ...
0
votes
1answer
30 views

How do remove pppoeconf from boot process

I recently upgraded from a BSNL ZTE ADSL modem to a Digisol wireless router+modem. When I had my previous modem, I used pppoeconf to set up my connection. Now my modem connects itself, and I no more ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

Wifi is connected but internet can't be accessed

I have a HP 110-mini laptop dual booting Ubuntu 13.10 and Windows 7. I am trying to build LFS. But recently, my internet access just went off. It says I am connected to the wifi and I can access the ...
1
vote
1answer
43 views

Can you use ssh for internet remotely?

I am getting very interested in ssh. I believe I have configured the /etc/ssh/sshd_config file properly. What I want to be able to do is use the internet through ssh, and print to my wireless printer. ...
1
vote
0answers
22 views

Strange e1550 dongle behavior, initialized only if loaded in Windows previously

I'm a new user of Ubuntu, and connect to internet via Huawei e1550 dongle (USB modem). I also have a Windows OS like a second one (dual boot) on my laptop. So yesterday I login to Windows, do some ...
1
vote
2answers
52 views

Unknown internet traffic

My Internet device (a USB dongle) shows Internet speed very good. But actually, when I browse and surf websites, they all seem to load very slow. Even if none of sites are loading, all stopped, the ...
0
votes
3answers
120 views

Ubuntu as router with WiFi and Tor

Bear with me on this one please I live in a country with censorship and the government has been shutting down access to certain websites and its thinking about shutting down access to twitter and ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

No internet on iPhone when Ubuntu pc connected at the same time

The problem is very weird and i couldn't manage to find anything about it on the internet so it makes me think that maybe it is case specific. Anyways, it goes as following: I have a HP Pavilion g6 ...
0
votes
3answers
60 views

Instalation trouble

I was trying to install Ubuntu 13 and I had done a search on the cd and it said there were no defects and I could run ubuntu of the cd but when I went to install it it was fine until lit got to the ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

older hp laptop with ubuntu on it won't connect to the internet?

i recently put ubuntu on my older laptop and this is the first time i've really used linux. It will let me connect to internet if i use ethernet but not wirelessly. How can i fix this?
0
votes
0answers
31 views

Can't connect to wireless internet on 12.04 with hp pavilion ze2000

I am extremely new to ubuntu and I put it on my hp pavilion ze2000. It works fine when I plug in the ethernet cable, but it does not find any wireless connections.
0
votes
1answer
51 views

Wifi is connected ,but can't use Internet

My laptop shows that its connected but when i launch mozilla it doesn't load. When I use a wired connection it works. Any help?
0
votes
0answers
36 views

wireless not working “ ubuntu 12.04 LTS ” ( HP 635 Notebook PC ) [duplicate]

hp-wifi: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no 1: hp-bluetooth: Bluetooth Soft blocked: yes Hard blocked: no 2: phy0: Wireless LAN Soft blocked: no Hard blocked: ...
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Custom USB distro problem: cannot connect to the Internet

This is my first thread and I would like to apologize for my lack of knowledge regarding forum-based rules. I intend to make a Custom USB Ubuntu 13.10 Distribution with the applications i need. I did ...
0
votes
0answers
45 views

Unable to browse internet in ubuntu

I am not able to browse Internet in ubuntu 12.10 I am observing this issue randomly i.e. normally am able to browse internet but all of a sudden am facing this problem and after some 30 mins or ...
0
votes
1answer
76 views

Ubuntu Won't Connect to the Internet - BCM4312

I've looked at the other questions about having problems connecting to the internet, but it hasn't worked for me so far. I bought a netbook and I wanted to try Ubuntu out, which I installed from a ...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

Network-manager not running?

I am able to connect to a WiFi but as I connect my LAN cable for Internet it says that network-manager not running and the I am unable to connect to even WiFi.
1
vote
0answers
48 views

Wireless networks fail to connect after install/update of 12.04

This is not a repeat question. None of the previously answered questions answer this one. A usb stick was used to run a live cd of Ubuntu 12.04. Wireless internet worked. The same session was used to ...
0
votes
0answers
37 views

LAN Not working in ubuntu 12.04

I ran the below code to find my ethernet controller which is ethernet - Realtek RTL8101E/RTL8102E; wireless: BCM4312 lspci -nn | grep 0200 I got the below information. 09:00.0 Ethernet controller ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Connected to Wifi AP but no internet connection

I'm getting intermittent problems with internet access on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS desktop when connected to my Prolink Wifi router. I have Android devices connected to the same router that are working ...
1
vote
1answer
93 views

MacbookPro 10.9.1 Installing linux wirless drivers

I've just installed Linux on my Mac 10.9.1 and I have no Internet connection or any Wi-Fi signal. I've installed Linux by creating a partition and I really need help on this. None of the tutorials ...
0
votes
0answers
69 views

Ubuntu 12.04 does not detect Wifi and connect to it

I am a newbie to ubuntu. I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 freshly onto my system and since then have been desperately been trying to get it to detect my wifi and connect to it. I have tried several ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

how i can protect my internet connection from being spoofed? [closed]

(I'm a new Ubuntu user)is it possible that someone on the same network can cut my Internet connection ? is there anyway to protect it from being "spoofed" ? how can i identify who tried to do that ? ...
0
votes
0answers
47 views

Can't access websites but connected to wifi

Since I've upgraded from 12.10 to 13.10 I cannot access any websites on any browser but I can use the Ubuntu Software Center. I am a complete noob when it comes to ubuntu and any suggestions would be ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Restarting services/programs disabled with lm-profiler

I was messing around with lm-profiler and I disabled a couple of things that now have made my laptop not connect to any wireless networks. Does anyone have any pointers on how I can get this fixed?
1
vote
3answers
149 views

Ubuntu won't connect to my Bell router!

I am new to Ubuntu and I can't seem to figure out how to connect to the wireless through my Bell Router. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 in VirtualBox on a Macbook Pro Retina, and do not have the adapter to ...
0
votes
1answer
56 views

Able to connect to college wifi network but not able to access internet

My college has captive portal and I am able to connect to the network but not able to access internet. I have tried everything but nothing works. Here are my details: C.E.T type: 802-11-wireless ...
1
vote
0answers
30 views

How to force device detection and diagnose issues

I'm using an Acer Aspire V3 571G. It originally had Windows 7 installed but after sustaining some physical trauma it became unable to boot, judging by the scratching sound one of the hard drive's ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

How to connect to wired/wireless internet [duplicate]

my friend recently gave me a linux desktop of his. I'm unsure of the exact specifications, but I believe it uses an Intel wireless card. I'm running Ubuntu 10.04. It's a Lenovo desktop, and was sold ...
0
votes
1answer
65 views

Connected to WiFi but unable to access the Internet

As the title says, I can connect to WiFi network, but however, I cannot access any of the website over internet. I have just installed a fresh Ubuntu distribution on to my MacBook Pro so I am new to ...
1
vote
0answers
114 views

no internet connection wired/wifi with Ubuntu 13.10

I have the a problem ever since I made an update from 13.04 to 13.10. I can see the wifi networks but connection is not possible. Same with wired network too. I have atheros 9285 adapter in laptop. ...
0
votes
0answers
34 views

I can not connect to my internet

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 today, but I can't connect to the internet. I got a router, next to it another one to give the wireless signal, AND I had a wireless dongle to receive the signal to my other ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Unable connect to internet using WiFi on Ubuntu

I just installed Ubuntu 12 on to my Dell PC running Windows 7. And the WiFi doesn't seem to work. Can anyone tell me if I need to install anything such as drivers... etc. F.Y.I; I do not have CD's to ...
3
votes
2answers
149 views

Ethernet Network Disconnecting - Atheros AR8152

I'm new to Ubuntu and i just brows the web and edit photo's. I'm running a Ubuntu server for 1 year now and i love it. But now when I'm just doing something the WiFi icon look like it searching and ...
1
vote
0answers
61 views

how to use internet of PC(PC is connected to internet through wifi) to android deivice?

the problem is my PC connected to internet through college wifi,so i cannot create wifi hotspot in PC to connect with the mobile,i found some results related to that ? by bluetooth (blueman bluetooth ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

unbuntu 12.04 suddenly having trouble connecting to internet wireless or wired

I am not tech savvy, so please give me explicit instructions if you have a solution. This problem has gotten progressively worse. Here goes: I've been using Ubuntu 12.04 with a D-Link wireless ...
3
votes
1answer
305 views

Connected to wifi, but no internet on Ubuntu 12.04

My new dell xps 13 haswell developer edition ( with ubuntu 12.04) began to have problems with the wifi. Everything worked just fine till yesyerday when I connected my computer to wifi at work (it ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

connected to wireless but no Internet

I'm connected to my wireless network but unable to connect to the Internet. I restart my laptop several time but nothing happened. if I attempt to browse the web (or do anything else that requires an ...
0
votes
1answer
98 views

12.04LTS - Can't connect to wireless or wifi

I am a new user to Ubuntu, and inherited a laptop with 12.04LTS on it. Neither wired nor wireless internet works. I'd like to get both to work. Here is the output to ifconfig: lo Link ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Can't connect to one specific wi-fi on 12.04.3

I recently downloaded Ubuntu 12.04.3, but I can't connect to one of my wireless internet. When I tried connect to one, it went ok. But when I try to connect with another, the message "password or ...
1
vote
1answer
232 views

How to find name of currently-active network interface?

I need to get the name of the network interface (e.g. eth0, wlan0) that is the currently-active one, the one sending and receiving traffic at the moment. When it's connected to WiFi, it would be wlan0 ...
1
vote
0answers
41 views

I loose the wifi connection close to the router

I have a weird problem and I have no idea what is going on. From my room the wifi works good but as soon as I put my laptop next to the router I loose the connection and cannot reconnect. I have a ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

Ubuntu will not allow WiFi password more than 61 characters

My WiFi password is 64 characters and the connect button is only clickable until 61 characters. Any help would be appreciated. I am using wpa security.
0
votes
0answers
35 views

Internet connection disappears installing system or drivers

Today, I've created a bootable USB of Ubuntu 12.04LTS. When I booted it, everything seemed to work, and knowing well this distribution, I installed it rapidly. During the installation, it losts the ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

wifi not working since router upgrade

my ubuntu has worked well for about a year now but i have recently updated my internet package and with it got a new router. since the new router i have been unable to connect to wifi but cable is ...