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

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I can't open up URL's in Hotot

When i click on any link an error message pops up saying "The specified location is not supported". I'm using Lubuntu and hotot version 0.9.5.
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How to connect to Wired internet connection through terminal?

I am using Ubuntu 10.04 with KDE on it. I am facing a problem in connecting to wired LAN internet connection. Can any one tell me the procedure on how to connect to wired LAN internet connection ...
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Monitoring inbound and outbound internet traffic

Is there software I can install to enable me to monitor inbound and outbound internet traffic for security reasons? I recently installed ubuntu and loving it because of speed and interface. I want to ...
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DNS look ups slow with mts blaze

I am trying to use Mts mblaze on ubuntu 10.10. I am getting downloading speed of more than 100kb/sec but browsing is too slow as its taking too much time for dns look up. Google.com is working ...
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How to pretend to browse from a different country?

How to pretend to browse from a different country for view Streaming Online Television From Another Country or to use programms that don't work in my country or to Buying (shop). Edit: The best ...
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Linkedin to broadcast

How add Linkedin to broadcast?
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How to setup multiple WANs with load balancing?

What is the best way to setup multiple WAN's into a Ubuntu distro and load balance? I have two internet connections, one static and one dynamic and I need to combine and load balance them. I have been ...
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Why hamachi time-outs after 5 minutes or so?

I installed Hamachi and Hamachi-GUI, on both my girlfriend's PC and Netbook. After 5 minutes or so (even if i keep using it during that time) it loses its online-connection. I have to go offline, ...
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DSL PPPoE connection not working?

I use a wired PPPoE connection to connect to the Internet. What I need to do on Windows to connect to it is put in static IP address, gateway, subnet mask and DNS servers for my LAN card. Next I have ...
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Is there a command to see who owns an Internet domain?

Is there a command to see who owns a specific Internet domain address? I have tried with whois example.com and I get some information. But for "holder" there is just a "user ID". Is there any way to ...
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Connect my mobile phone as modem?

I have mobile phone "Sony Ericsson C510", i can connect the phone via cable as modem and through Windows7 i can make it connect to internet via phone connection. Can i do that in Ubuntu? notice my ...
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How do I connect with my Verizon Mobile Broadband dongle?

When I try and set up my mobile connection through the connection wizard it doesn't work at all. There is no indication that my computer even recognizes it. Any pointers? This is a Verizon dongle.
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Slow DNS Resolution

After a clean install of 10.10 I'm finding DNS resolution takes quite a long time. Hitting any url takes a good few seconds (10 - 30) before the site is displayed. I'm thinking this is a DNS ...
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Streaming on low level DSL

I got DSL 2000 (280k/bits down, 19 up to 40 k/bits up), now I want to stream me for example coding live, so at a low FPS rate. Would this be possible, and which tool / provider should I use for such ...
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Redirect http page to another inside my computer?

How can I automatically redirect a website to an html page inside my computer? I need to do this everytime I try to access the website in my ubuntu. Thanks.
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K9-like program that blocks websites?

In windows there is a very good program which block inappropriate sites called K9 web protection I was wondering is there a program like that or a good option to block inappropriate sites?
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How to update Ubuntu when not connected to internet

When I install Ubuntu to a set of computers that are not connected to the internet, and I need to get the lastest software updates, do I still need to connect them so they download the latest updates? ...
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2 network interfaces connected to internet. Choose the one to use according to the domain name

Question inspired from here Scenario I live in a house near my university. That said, students wifi can reach my home so I usually use that even from home. The problem is, being a wifi managed by ...
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High Pings On New Internet Provider

I am new to setting up routers and networks, so I am unsure. I still have everything to the factory settings. My net connection is quite slow, and seems unreasonably so even when connected with wired. ...
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I have a catch 22 here! No internet unless I update [closed]

I have a usb internet tether, but it will not work in Ubuntu, unless I download something in the terminal, but I also can not get internet until I get this device working. I am able to use my Windows ...