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

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Enable mobile broadband not working

I'm using an EVDO usb Modem on 12.04. It works perfectly fine for few times. But now on wards when ever I try to connect it shows not enabled in status . I tried to enable it by ticking "Enable Mobile ...
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Internet connection lost for browser but still there for transmission

I brought Dell Inspiron N5050 few months back. from day 1 i am getting problem with wired connection, i am able to use web browser for few minutes then all of the sudden i lost internet connection but ...
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How do I find out what App just connected to internet?

How do I tell the ubuntu to report what app connected to the internet? I am learning of CLI programs that report connections but an App connected to the internet and the description of it disappeared ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 not properply working on Asus u46E after Update

I recently installed the latest Ubuntu update on my laptop and since then, the alignment on the browser is messed up, the mouse is not working, and I can't connect to the internet. Before it was ...
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No ethernet or wireless interfaces on 10.04

So, I just got a new Lenovo ThinkPad T430s and installed Lucid 10.04 on it. The installation went fine but when I logged in there was no connection to the internet even with a cord plugged in. ...
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Wireless doesn't work in 12.10

I have Ubuntu 12.10. I have cabled in my TP Link Wi-Fi USB adpter but it doesn't work. Can anyone tell me where can I find drivers for linux? My model is TL-WN722N at 150 Mb/s.
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Wireless TP-Link doesn't work [closed]

I have Ubuntu 12.10. I have cabled in my TP Link Wi-Fi USB adpter but it doesn't work. Can anyone tell me where can I find drivers for linux? My model is TL-WN722N at 150 Mb/s.
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How should i connect my VPN connection on Ubuntu 12.04?

I am trying to install Ubuntu 12.04 but when I get to a certain part it says that I need an internet connection to install some third-party software. Now I have tried to setup my connection but so ...
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Using shortkeys to search the internet for a term selected in a text editor/viewer

It seems possible (as I learned from a comment to this question made by user55822) to use a command in order to search a term on the web by using "keybinding" the way Aretha is used. What the ...
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Setting primary Internet connection and network on notebook

I have installed Ubuntu on a notebook that I have configured to connect to the Internet using an Iburst USB modem. This works 100% after a bit of configuring. I now have a desktop PC that I have ...
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Wired connection doesn't work in Quantal - Toshiba c850

It has Realtek Wireless RTL8723AE card and Atheros AR8162 Fast Ethernet [1969:1090] I was able to get the wireless working from Wireless card Realtek RTL8723AE-BT is not recognized but cannot get the ...
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Networking disabled

Both the Wifi and the ethernet connection to the internet are not working. All had been functioning fine until the Ubuntu suspended itself. On re-starting, the connection to internet failed to ...
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Unable to access internet in 12.10 ubuntu

I have installed Ubuntu 12.10 yesterday. Internet worked fine after connecting wireless wifi in my university. But, I could not access internet at home after connecting to home wireless wifi. Pls ...
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Unresponsive Firefox [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Firefox unresponsive - Lockfiles stuck My firefox is unresponsive: it keeps coming up with a message that says firefox is already running, but is not responding, to ...
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WiFi and Bluetooth will not work on Dell Studio XPS 1645

Today I acquired a Dell XPS 1645. Ubuntu seems to run alright on it however The bluetooth is not detected and the WiFi doesn't work. The WiFi is especially weird because I actually have the restricted ...
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USB modem dosn't working in Ubuntu

In Ubuntu 12.10 USB-modem Huawei 171 from MTS is not connected to the network. First on the message Are you registered on the network, immediately after that, You are disconnected from the network. ...
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how to establish a PPPoE connection from terminal

I just had Ubuntu installed on my computer. The wired internet connection requires username and password. I followed the steps that I saw on google, by using “sudo pppoeconf”, but it told me "Unable ...
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How can I connect to internet wi-fi

I just installed Libuntu on my PC. I guess it must be great, but I simply cannot connect it to the internet. I select my network, input the password, et voilà, nothing happens. It keeps asking for ...
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how to set up internet wire connection on Ubuntu 12.04?

I install Ubuntu 12.04 on VMWare on D drive of Window 7. Now, Window 7 have internet connection but Ubuntu have no internet connection. In window 7, I use automatically detect proxy with wired ...
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Modem doesn't connect to internet (H9601 prolink)

I'm using Ubuntu 9.04 and I have a Conextant H9601 PROLINK modem.. I installed it using eciadsl and I made a synch.bin using XP too but when I give the command eciadsl-start this is what happens. ...
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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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Mouse doesn't work & internet connection not made in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Yesterday, Nov 15, 2012, I booted into my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS system. It has resided on a Crucial 128 GB SSD with about 90% free space since early summer. I also have Windows 7 loaded on another ...
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no internet on ubuntu 11.10

i really really hope you can help me here, i just got a 12.04 server set up and running in London and with port changed and ssh [RSA KEY] log in. Then i updated my home pc to 11.10 and cant get ...
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how do i enable my wireless connection?

I can't enable my wireless connection after i upgraded my ubuntu 10.04 LTS into ubuntu 11.10. my WiFi works just fine on ubuntu 10.04. I have an Atheros AR9285 Wireless Network Adapter from Atheros ...
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12.04 won't recognize ethernet connection on my Toshiba Satellite

Like the title says, I have just installed Ubuntu 12.04 on my Toshiba Satellite P875-S7200 and I can connect to the internet via wifi but my computer doesn't seem to recognize when I plug in a wired ...
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how to connect android phone with ubuntu 12.04 laptop for accessing laptop's internet connection over wifi

i have an android ics phone and i want to use my wired internet connection on my laptop through wifi. it can be done easily on windows 7 using softwares like virtual router or connectify. is there ...
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Connection made via sakis3g not recognised by software center

I have used sakis3g to connect to internet as network manager is not able to make a connection although it recognizes the modem.But the problem is many software including pidgin and software center ...
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Can't install Ubuntu 12.10 because it can't connect to internet

I downloaded Ubuntu 12.10 on a CD, but I can't install it on my PC because it doesn't connect to the wireless internet. It doesn't even show the wireless option on the top right of the screen. System ...
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Can't connect to wifi in ubuntu 12.10

Since upgrading to 12.10 while it was in beta, I have been unable to connect to wifi, which I was able to do while using 12.04. My laptop is an Acer extensa 5635z.
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Drivers for dell latitude D610

Can't get online, need drivers for dell latitude d610. Could use some information on where and how to download them and how to install them. mostly internet involving ones. $ lspci -nn | grep 0280 ...
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firefox cannot access internet ubuntu

Ubuntu 12.04 installed and run from VMWare player (as guest os in windows 7). Firefox cannot connect to internet. IPV4 settings: Automatic addresses (DHCP) only. DNS server as in Windows. Able to ...
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Creating .PDF from Terminal

it it possible that to make PDF of any webpage using any command in Terminal
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Cant use any internet 11.04

I installed Ubuntu for the first time on my hp g7v laptop. I cannot connect to the internet with a wired or wireless connection. I am only minutes old in the Ubuntu world so I require detailed ...
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“System is running in low graphics mode” [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix “The system is running in low-graphics mode” error? During the ubuntu set up I have to skip the connect to the internet part because there's an "internal ...
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Internet connection is very slow

I use GSM connection to surf Internet. Before I moved to Ubuntu I used windows 7 OS. It gave me good speed with GSM connection (100 KB/s). But now Ubuntu gives me a very slow speed (2-3 KB/s). So it ...
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Internet Connection unavailable Ubuntu 12.04

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and cannot connect to the internet, indeed it would appear that I cannot access my network card. When accessing the Network settings I get a message which says "The ...
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Problems with internet connection

I've been using other Linux distros for a while but this is my first time with Ubuntu. I've installed it on my PC and I seem to have problems using the internet from time to time. The PC it's ...
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Network configuration problem

I am beginner with Ubuntu 12.04 and I have the following problem with my network configuration. I have 4 PC with following configuration: wireless router with IP: 10.67.70.1 with Internet access ...
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Internet access problem in 12.10

Using ethernet connection, I cannot establish a internet connection on my chromium browser, received a DNS error (or something related to that. I am very sure that I don't have any parental controls. ...
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Cant access Internet through wired connection

I downloaded and installed Ubuntu using the Windows installer. Everything is running smoothly. When I plug in my ethernet cable is recognizes that it is plugged in and says that I am connected. ...
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Unable to Connect MTS Mblaze modem in Ubuntu 12.10?

I am using Ubuntu for 1st time and I do have an modem MTS Mblaze in India which I am using in Windows. But when I tried to connect in Ubuntu 12.10 using give default method (i.e. choose country, ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 cannot connect to wireless network (wireless card unspecified)

I have just recently installed 12.04 and I can't seem to get it to hook up to my wireless network. I tried plugging it in directly and it worked. Any suggestions?
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Trouble connecting to the internet, strange IP problem

I'm having trouble booting but that's probably a separate question. When I run things like sudo apt-get update, I get a massive array of error messages, all of them reading something along the lines ...
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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 ...
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How to set Global Proxy where the username contains an “@” character? [duplicate]

I'm connecting Internet via proxy (with authentication) There is no problem with Firefox but I can't connect to the Internet on Software Center. I've checked this topic but my username contains '@' ...
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“The identity of this website has not been verified.”

I'm using chrome on Ubuntu 12.10. There are always message from chrome : `The identity of this website has not been verified. Your connection to askubuntu.com is not encrypted.` Facebook and ...
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12.04 on VirtualBox -No internet access on Guest OS

I have Windows 7 as my Host OS which has wired Ethernet working. My guest OS on VirtualBox is Ubuntu 12.04. The problem is that I cannot browse. I have: Enabled sharing on Windows; Have used NAT, ...
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How can I share my wired internet connection via the wireless adapter on my Satellite A50-543? [duplicate]

I have an old laptop which currently runs WindowsXP. I have got recently an Android phone with just WiFi. Now I want to use my laptop as bridge (via WiFi), so that I can connect from my Android to ...
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Page not found in browsers

I'm using ubuntu 12.04.1, last upgraded from 12.04 I'm using mts mblaze to access internet. Two days ago, I was using vpn on my system, suddenly cisco disconnected & my system hung while I was ...
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Random lags in music when playing on any music player

When ever I play a track I experience certain issue, like the track just skipped a second or two. This happens occasionally, but at least 4-5 times whenever I play any music track. The actual thing is ...