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

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problem with “wired connection”

I have windows and ubuntu installed on two partitions. I was having ubuntu 11.10 till now, where in I never had any issue with the wired network connectivity. When I click on the network icon on the ...
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How to connect to internet from recovery mode?

I am working on a kernel panic issue. As Ubuntu is very reliant on internet, I am currently investigating how to connect to internet when choosing recovery mode. Even in my healthy 11.10 system it ...
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Connecting to 3G Modem with Command Line

i have a 3g Modem and it's my only way to connect to internet . in the GUI Mode it's easy to connect via Network Manager , But how to connect to internet with this modem in the Text Mode? Thanks in ...
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How do I get a Belkin F5D6050 wireless USB network adapter to work?

The title question says it all. I've been working to answer it for my computer for the last 12 hours. I've read many articles, attempted many tricks and am more or less where I was with this problem ...
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Getting a delay with my internet (however my speed and ping are normal)

I've been having some delay issues with my internet connection. It's hard to explain exactly what the issue is, but I can give a few examples. Also it does this with or without my router connected. ...
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Sharing internet (wireless broadband usb) with router [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I share a wireless internet connection via Ethernet with an Xbox 360? how do i share my Internet with a router? is it as simple as going into network manager and ...
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USB Mobile Broadbands on UBUNTU 11.10

this is really a weird problem, it seems that mobile broadbands can be recognized only by the live/live-install version on the usb/cd but cannot be recognized on the installed system ! I tested it ...
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Sharing Internet Connection via Ethernet from Wi-Fi [closed]

I have a VoIP box with an ethernet port that needs to have an internet connection, and a laptop with Wi-Fi that can already go online. I need to somehow "bridge" (don't know if I used this term ...
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Ethernet fails after a few minutes on ubuntu 10.10 — can't reactivate without restart

I just got a new Toshiba Satellite C650 and set it up to dual boot Ubuntu 10.10 and Windows 7. Ubuntu will be my primary OS, but I'm having a weird problem with wired ethernet: when plugged into my ...
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How to connect to internet with nokia x2-01

I wanna connect my ubuntu pc to internet using my nokia x2-01 but i cant do it like other phones it just detect the phone and display disconnected now you are offline i tried gnome pp also but invain ...
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DSL connection keeps disconnecting

I just did a fresh install of 11.10. But can't connect to the internet with the same set-up I used in 11.04. I used a DSL connection there, with only setting the username and password, it worked fine. ...
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Wireless internet slow in Ubuntu 11.10; everything was fine in 11.04 [closed]

The problem seems to have fixed itself, so this question is now irrelevant. I've been having an annoying wireless internet issue in 11.10, where my download speeds are EXTREMELY slow. I had no ...
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Bad ethernet connection in Ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Internet slow on Ubuntu but not windows I am using ubuntu 11.10 . If am connect to Internet by cable I have connection problems. Internet is always really slow and ...
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Restricting access to sites

I'm having some problems configuring my local proxy server so that it would restrict access to certain websites. The proxy server I'm using is Squid; I edited its configuration file found in ...
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How to configure Internet/Network connection

I am unable to connect to the internet. I attached a LAN wire but i really cant understand the issue behind it. I need appropriate network drivers for acer aspire 5742. Please help
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How to block, deny or redirect an IP address or website domain

This question popped a couple of days ago and it is: How to block, deny or redirect an IP address or domain name to another IP or web domain without the use of a router or configuring a browser. ...
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Not able to connect to internet with mobile broadband

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 11.10 from Ubuntu 11.04. My internet connection was worked fine with 11.04 but not able to connect in 11.10. I have disable the firewall with "sudo ufw disable" still not ...
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Intermittent internet connectivity

UPDATED: I recently built a new computer and set it up to dual-boot Windows 7 and Ubuntu 11.10. In Windows, using the same hardware, my LAN connectivity is solid. In Ubuntu, however, my network ...
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wireless connects to internet but wired does not, both connect to gateway untangle firewall, what to do?

My home LAN is set up with fixed IP addresses and an Untangle gateway/firewall/DNS server with Internet access. One of my computers (Ubuntu 10.10) will connect to the Internet only through the ...
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DNS not resolving in Ubuntu 11.10 LiveUSB

First off, my laptop is a POS, so I haven't ruled out a hardware malfunction, but in the hopes that I don't have to have the WiFi component replaced along with the failing hard disk, I'm making the ...
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I installed 10.04 on my laptop, and the internet is gone

So I just installed 10.04 onto my Toshiba L745D-S4220 laptop. I installed it with a wired connection and it installed fine, but noticibly never asked for any internet connection settings when I ...
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Websites take a long time to load

Websites in Ubuntu take a very long time to load. In Windows, it all works fine. The download speed is normal. Here's a video capture to show what I mean.
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How to set routes for my vpn connection

In my previous question I was asking about setting up vpnc connection. I've installed network-manager-vpnc so now I can configure all this stuff right from network manager gui. I have got this pretty ...
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Internet becomes unavailible after connecting through vpn

I am connecting to vpnc which breaks my internet connection. I understand, that this is because all my traffic is forwarding to vpnc now, so the problem is about routing. So, how can I manage my ...
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Setting up a pppoe connection in Ubuntu?

I have a new broadband connection and i want to connect it using ubuntu. I have a user name and a password, nothing more. I want to know how to connect to such network, how to create the connection? ...
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Configure internet connection across ubuntu server

I've been looking for an answer for my problem but I've found some things that I couldn't understand. I have a network with some machines running Windows and Ubuntu Desktop. I also have one server ...
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Why, when on Kubuntu I lose internet connection, am I unable to reconnect?

Using Kubuntu 11.10. Sony Vaio computer. Network controller: Intel Corporation WiFi Link 5100. If I connect to a wireless network, and the signal drops, then I am unable to connect to any network ...
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Very slow 3G internet connection on Ubuntu 11.10

I installed Ubuntu 11.10 on Dell laptop. I connected a phone with 3G connection to the laptop using bluetooth for internet. The net is very slow...How can I fix this?? It was pretty fast on windows
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How do I get an Xstream mobile phone working as a modem?

I bought a CDMA mobile phone that can use as modem, this http://smartfren.com/xstream/ and i wanna try it on my ubuntu plug usb , and run "lsusb" callmegus@Presario-CQ43-304AU:~$ lsusb Bus 001 ...
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Program Installer Not Detecting Internet

Hello I am trying to install a program through the Ubuntu Software Center. Every time I click install I get a Message stating "failed to download package files, check your Internet connection". I ...
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How do I ensure all of the ports on my machine are open or reachable? [closed]

I was testing port connectivity on my machine because WoW (which uses TCP ports 3724, 6112, and 6881-6999) couldn't connect to the Internet. So I downloaded PFPortChecker application and ran it using ...
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I just got the Lenovo thinkpad Tablet and it won't connect to the internet

My internet is password protected, and so whenever I enter the password it says "Obtaining IP address" so after doing this for a while it says "Disabled, Secured with WEP" or something like that. Then ...
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How do I bridge my wireless to my wired connection?

I want to bridge the wireless connection with the wired connection. The wireless is the host and the wired is the client, so to speak. Internet sharing (inet <--> wifi <--> ethernet) ...
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unable to browse internet web pages while downloading/updating packages/softwares [closed]

I am, new to ubuntu and need some help.I've ubuntu 11.10 installed and enjoying its swift features.But,when the system is downloading some software (from web links) or software updates (update ...
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Problem sharing laptop Internet connection

I have tried to share my laptop Internet conection to a PC by configuring the Eth0 connection of my laptop with "Share with others" selected. The Eth0 connection of the PC is DHCP Automatic. It keeps ...
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Download from software center fails [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to fix 'Check your Internet connection' error in software center? what should i do? in ubuntu 11.10 when im trying to dl something from USC it says check ...
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What did I do to make Ubuntu fail to attempt to connect to one specific IP address?

I have a very weird problem. I am running 11.10 on one of my computers which has the primary purpose of running XBMC. This computer cannot connect to mirrors.xbmc.org, which has addons, updates, etc. ...
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Using two ethernet connections (Internet enabled) simultaneously

I have searched and read over the Internet and also on askubuntu. I am using Ubuntu 11.04 and my question or the thing that I want to achieve is efficient use of both the connections and thus ...
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How to share my WiFi Internet via WiFi? [duplicate]

I am connecting to a WiFi network through my laptop in Ubuntu. Now I need to share my Internet connection with my wife's netbook because her netbook is not able to connect to that WiFi network ...
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No internet access when I'm connect to my company's VPN

I googled my problem and I've read some questions in Ask Ubuntu, but I didn't solve my problem. I connect to a PPTP VPN server and it works well, but when I'm connected to that VPN I don't have ...
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Shape incoming traffic using tc (and IFB?) on a NAT ed interface [closed]

I have an Ubuntu machine acting as a router/Stateful Firewall/NAT for my internet connection. It has a couple of ethernet ports and a wireless network for my home network (eth5, eth7, eth10 and ...
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Banshee never connects to a radio stream on the first try

I have 17 different radio streams. I'd like to be able to use the alarm extension so I could wake up to one of them playing. However, I can't do this because Banshee (2.2 daily build) never, and I do ...
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Picasa would not log into my account

I have installed Wine on 11.10, but for some reason Picasa does not detect the internet connection, which exist system wide, except for Picasa Any suggestions? Hi, I have reinstalled picasa 3.0 for ...
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Slow wired internet connection on Realtek RTL8168-8111 (Rev 6)

I keep on seeing issues people are having with their wireless. I am having an issue with being wired into my router. I installed Ubuntu 11.10 the other day, on my custom PC. The motherboard I have ...
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How to connect to a wireless router [closed]

I upgraded from 11.04 to 11.10 and used a wired connection to do this. Now I cant connect to my wireless router. How do I set this up?
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How do I configure a cable net?

I have installed Ubuntu 11.10 at home, I have cable net INTERNET connection. In windows I am able to connect by dial-up connection. How do I configure it in Ubuntu 11.10? Log file attached below ...
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Cannot Install Google Chrome

I am having trouble installing Google Chrome on my Ubuntu 11.10 system. After downloading it from http://www.google.com/chrome I am trying to open it with a double click. Software Center pops up, I ...
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Unuseable slow internet connection

Yesterday i installed Ubuntu 11.10 on my desktop computer, and the wireless connection is so slow that it takes 3 minutes to load google.com. With my Ubuntu netbook also running 11.10 i do not have ...
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Ubuntu 11.04 and slow internet experience

I am running ubuntu 11.04 on my desktop with wired Internet connection and I am experiencing slow internet connection while the same connection works good for windows machine so it is fix that there ...
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how to increase internet speed? big problem [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are common causes for greatly decreased internet speeds? i need help because when I'm downloading with ubuntu 11.10 by firefox or uget max speed is 8kb while by ...