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

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cant access internet via mobile broadband

I am new user of Ubuntu. I am using Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. Almost everything is working fine, but I can't access the internet. I am connected to my mobile broadband. It is ZTE MF691 USB modem. When i ...
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Share connection to router from second ethernet

I read all the previous posts but I didn't find anything that fit my needs. I have a PC with Xubuntu and 2 Ethernet cards. With a port (eth1) I have the Internet connection (static IP address) I want ...
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New to Ubuntu and need some help.

Hey guys I'm new to Ubuntu and decided to give it a try in a new rig I just built. I got it installed on the new machine and then when I plug my Linksys AE1200 USB wireless adapter in to connect to ...
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Create WiFi hotspot on ubuntu

Although many questions have already been asked regarding WiFi hotspot, I didn't get any of the solutions working for me. I connect to the Internet using a 3G Dongle of Huawei 3772 (Vodafone). The ...
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Connecting to internet over wifi or tether, DHCP does not set DNS [duplicate]

sorry for bad english. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and I have a strange internet connection problem. When I'm at work I can access internet via DHCP wireless and wired without problems. When I'm at ...
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MTS ultra Wifi device not working in ubuntu 13.10 via usb

I would like to use an MTS Wifi USB. I could able to create a network connection manually using the credentials internet@internet.mtsindia.in, #777, Password MTS, but i cannot access the internet.Also ...
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TL-WN821N(v4) wont turn on (working on another installation)

I've had dual boot with ubuntu(work)+mint(general). The wireless card (TL-WN821N(v4)) used to work very well (not without issues, I had to receive help on linux mint forums) Now I decided to put ...
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Ubuntu dual boot - only one has internet connection

I have Ubuntu 12.04.02 and have working internet connection: Then I have install among the 12.04 the new 14.04. Unfortunately I am not able to connect to the internet - it is always loading. Could ...
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My website is accessible on my home network but nobody else can access it on the internet

this is my first server I've set up so bare with me if I lack any important details. I have set up my ubuntu server and have my site working on my home network, I am able to see my website on all ...
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Cannot connect to Wifi 14.04 LTS

So backstory, I had Ubuntu on then I wanted to try Ziron 8 and dual boot it and I starte not being able to connect to the internet whenever I installed it. So I took my Ubuntu live CD, wiped ...
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Wireless connection speed issue (Belkin F9L1101V2)

I have a usb wireless adapter, which is a Belkin N600DB (F9L1101V2). This adpater was not supported by ubuntu originally. So I followed the suggestions by 'WildMan' and managed to make it work on my ...
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Installed Ubuntu 14.04 - cannot connect to internet with wired or wireless connection

I just installed Linux and Ubuntu 14.04 alongside my Windows 8 on my HP Pavilion. First, I had problems with the graphics card and it said it could only operate in low graphics mode.But it just stall ...
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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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Block certain websites on Ubuntu for main user

I have a problem with some kind of Internet addiction. I want to block some sites on my Ubuntu 12.04 for myself. Changing dns and /etc/host doesent help couse I know pass and any time when I fill ...
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Problem with WiFi and no Ethernet port

So I did not click install third party software during installation. When I look for additional drivers, my WiFi card is not showing up. The Ethernet port of my computer is malfunctioning. However my ...
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Wi-fi not browsing after using VPN

I connected a vpn (wi-free) so i could access some website using a different ip address, but on disconnecting to use my wireless connection back, it only connects and does not browse the internet ...
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Wireless connection HP Pavillon dv6 not working

I'm trying without results to connect to my wireless network with the HP Pavillon dv6 but can't get it working. Haven't tried the Ethernet port yet. I just installed Ubuntu 14.4 LTS today. How can I ...
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Wifi connect to AP but no internet connection

My Ubuntu 14.04 can discover AP names in terminal nm-tool, can connect to AP but still have no internet connection. I discovered when booting from live usb AP and internet works just as it should be. ...
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PEAP WPA2 Enterprise wireless connection at university not authenticating on Ubuntu 14.04

I know this question has been asked multiple times before but before you answer please consider what I have done so far: Used both Username & DOMAIN\Username Changed the line "system-ca-cert"'s ...
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Internet not working with incorrect static network settings

I have Ubuntu 14.4 LTS, 64 bits OS. Since a restart today morning, my system is making problems. My Skype on Ubuntu is working but i'm unable to ping google.com and even my Google Chrome browser is ...
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Is dnsmasq preventing internet?

On my computer I have dual boot Win 7 and Xubuntu 14.04 64-bit. Tonight I switched over to Xubuntu to work on something. When I fired up Firefox it acted like I didn't have an internet connection. ...
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How to make my Ubuntu 14.04 recognise MMX377G USB Manager for enabling net facility via Modem

Output from WINE My vendor id etc details Note: Using WINE is also of no use since it is giving error. Can you suggest any solution for this which may be worked out from Windows in where the ...
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ubuntu 12.04 ethernet network not connected

I connected to the internet OK up stairs (wired). I then move the computer downstairs within minutes: I get "no internet connection" message. I connect via a switch, wired. I checked the ethernet ...
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Network do not work on 14.04

I have Windows Vista and Ubuntu 14.04 dual booted with DVD iso and it works very well, but there is a problem with Ethernet connection. On windows it works well,but on Ubuntu it gives an error ...
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Unable to access shared internet connection

Thank for reading my post. I have setup Ubuntu 12.04 server on an unused box. My idea is to use it for development and as a router. I have 2 network cards installed. eth0 is connected to my ADSL ...
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How do I install drivers for a Netgear WNDA3100v2?

I have a Netgear WNDA3100v2 usb wifi adapter, and I need to figure out how to install the drivers. I have the disc that came with the adapter. What do I need to install in order to use this on Ubuntu ...
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I can't log in to gmail in ubuntu on an specific ISP

It's weird that I have this problem just in Ubuntu not in windows. I can't log in to gmail in Ubuntu at home (the specific ISP). But I can log in to gmail in Ubuntu (the same laptop) at the office. I ...
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change behavior of network/internet icon in ubuntu

internet icon in ubuntu desktop just check connect to the modem or network but it don't check connection to the internet I want to change it's behavior to check both of them. something like network ...
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Does Ubuntu 14.04 support the Ubee PXU1900 4G mobile USB dongle (for Clear wireless internet)?

I would like to install Ubuntu 14.04 on my home laptop, but I use Clear wireless as my internet provider. I just booted the Ubuntu 14.04 live CD and plugged in my Ubee PXU1900 4G mobile USB dongle. ...
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HP OfficeJet printer won't print LIbreOffice documents

My HP Officejet Pro 8600 won't print any documents from LibreOffice. If I print a trial page from the Internet, it prints perfectly fine although it doesn't print the documents themselves. I've tried ...
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Can't use two network interfaces at the same time

I have a problem. First of all, I wan to set up a server on Ubuntu 14.04. I have 2 interfaces: eth0 for dhcp server and eth1 for internet connection. But if I connect to two networks at the same time, ...
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Why has my internet speed dropped down?

I recently switched to Ubuntu. I've been having a lot of internet troubles ever since. I used Windows 7 before. I've had trouble loading web pages, and it would take a solid minute or two to even ...
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After upgrading my Ubuntu 13.10 to 14.04, I constantly face internet connection disconnection

Problem : My internet connection get disconnected constantly for a while, but it get resolved by itself after a while. Situation : This happens after I upgrade my Ubuntu OS 13.10 to 14.04 and this ...
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Wifi internet is not working in ubuntu 12.04 64 bit

My internet works properly for Windows. When I switch to Ubuntu through vmware the internet is not working. I have also installed virtualbox ,but there internet is working without any issues. I am ...
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Wifi mobile router problems

I have been using Ubuntu for a month now, and I am facing some problems with my wifi connection. The problem is that when I connect to my mobile wifi router it works fine for 10 minutes, and after ...
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“Network” vs “Internet” - what's the difference?

My "network" box (top right) indicates I'm OFFLINE. But, obviously, I'm connected to the internet. I assume that the term "network" refers to a WAN or LAN. So being connected to the internet through ...
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How to make my MTS Mblaze to be usable in Ubuntu 14.04

I had an online chat with MTS Customer Care and they say their device does not support Ubuntu 14.04 but only older versions. Does anybody know how to configure it to be usable in Ubuntu 14.04, because ...
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Slow internet on Ubuntu 14.04

I have a Vaio FitFlip Laptop and I dual booted it with Windows and Ubuntu. The problem is, when I'm in another room where the wireless signal is not really strong, the Internet connection goes really ...
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Restrict ap-hotspot to connect to a fixed number of devices or only to known devices

I use ap-hotspot (http://www.webupd8.org/2013/06/how-to-set-up-wireless-hotspot-access.html) to share LAN connection on my Ubuntu PC to my Android mobile. I want to know if I can restrict the ...
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Unable to connect to Internet on Desktop via Ethernet

Desktop computer it's not connecting to internet via Ethernet. It shows the loading connection animation on the top panel but it never connects, it just keeps loading... The network card is NVIDIA ...
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Wireless is detected, but not connecting. Ethernet works. How to correct the wireless address?

I am running Ubuntu 14.04 with cable internet, and my wireless is detected and connected, but I cannot connect to the internet. I know the problem is with my machine because other machines are ...
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Issue updating the server, or connecting to the internet although SSH remote access is working

I am able to SSH into my box running Ubuntu 14.04 but I am not able to update nor can I ping any out side sites such as ping cnn.com Any ideas what could be wrong here
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WiFi gets connected but internet doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.04

I currently have Ubuntu 14.04 LTS installed on my laptop. The WiFi gets connected without any problem but when I try to get internet access it becomes impossible. It works fine with a wireless usb ...
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14.04 (dell pc) unable to load some websites

I have ubuntu 14.04. Though internet works fine for windows 7, in ubuntu I cannot access certain sites as yahoo(yahoo cricket, yahoo finance etc. works, but yahoo, yahoo mail does not), facebook, ...
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No longer able to go online with 13.10

Bought my Computer from ebay, loaded with Ubuntu 12.04 or 12.10. Came with a disk with Ubuntu 13.10. I loaded Ubuntu 13.10 and called who I purchased computer from. He walked me through setting up ...
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Very slow internet speed in 14.04

I am using firefox/opera for browsing, tried wired/wireless connection but it does not change the situation. I have adsl router connected to asus router wich has wi-fi. I use a few devices in my home ...
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Xubuntu 14.04 says it's connected to wifi but is really slow and won't connect to any website as if there is no internet connection

Like I said the wifi indicator says it's connected to the internet with like all of the bars (I'm right next to my wifi box) but, when I open up firefox, it won't connect to any website as if there ...
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How do I configure PPPoE in ubuntu 13.10?

I've been unsuccessfully trying to configure internet in Ubuntu 13.10. I am using PPPoE in Windows to connect to my ISP. I tried following the steps in this link to connect to the internet, but it is ...
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OpenVpn is working but no internet connection

I'm using an OpenVpn connection in Ubuntu, it's working well but when I'm using it, my internet connection is not working. I edited my connections in network manager, I've been to the VPN tab, and ...
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Can't Log In To Steam UBUNTU 14.04 LTS

When you start steam message "Steam is having trouble connecting to the Steam servers." jakub@PC:~$ steam Running Steam on ubuntu 14.04 64-bit STEAM_RUNTIME is enabled automatically Installing ...