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

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Can't get ASUS USB-N13 network adapter to work. How do I check for conflicting drivers?

I am trying to get the internet working on my computer running ubuntu linux. I got the ASUS USB-N13 network adapter because I heard it is supposed to work out of the box with linux. Well mine didn't. ...
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Problem connecting to some websites

I've some problem connecting to certain websites, using Ubuntu 12.04 in Dual Boot Windows 7. Websites like https://github.com/, https://developer.paypal.com/ and https://www.facebook.com/ keeps on ...
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Installing BSNL UTStarCom 300R2U ADSL2+ Modem via USB port

anoop@blackTiger:~$ lsusb Bus 004 Device 002: ID 0451:6060 Texas Instruments, Inc. RNDIS/BeWAN ADSL2+ Bus 004 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 003 Device 002: ID 045e:00cb ...
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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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restart/power on usb port or modem?

I am using Ubuntu 12.04 . I will explain my situation first . I am using A USB modem which frequently disconnect for an hour or so. Then i will plug off it from ports and will insert again .Then it ...
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Tunneling traffic from one application through a VPN and leaving other traffic alone

I'm trying to send traffic from aria2 (a download manager) through an OpenVPN conneciton, but leave the rest of my network alone. I saw this question and was wondering if it could be modified to send ...
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Internet key K3806-Z not recognized

I have a usb modem K3086-Z in xubuntu 13.04. No way to get it works. I insert the usb stick and I still get the red light which does not switch to blue/green. I read in many post that this key ...
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Suddenly cannot connect to the internet on dell vostro 1550 laptop

My friend had bought a dell vostro 1550 laptop a few years ago. 1 weak back suddenly she could not connect to the internet in any ways(wifi, lan). The laptop has got windows 7 and ubuntu os. In both ...
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Not able to connect to internet on Ubuntu

I have a dual boot on my PC. I can access Internet through Windows but cannot do it through Ubuntu. I was able to connect to Internet on both OSses till some days ago, when my brother reset my ...
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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 ...
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Mobile Broadband for Nokia Not Working

I have Nokia sv40 Cellphone which I want to use as a dial up modem to connect to internet. I connected to my system, Ubuntu detected it and opened up a wizard to complete the installation and setup of ...
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Internet connection only in recovery mode 12.04

My internet connection with 12.04 doesn't work when I do a normal startup. I can only get it to work if I go to recovery mode every time, go down the menu to network and enter, then the menu reappears ...
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Got Disconnected from Internet after installing and purging VPN Oneclick

I have tried to install VPN Oneclick on Ubuntu 12.04.3 LTS to access blocked websites but it did not seem to work as intended and I purged it via apt-get. Now I cannot connect to the Internet on ...
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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. ...
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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 ...
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How can I test if my ISP is throttling my connection to certain domains?

Is there a tool I can use that would definitively show whether or not certain domains are being throttled by my ISP? Maybe there's a script out there?
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can't use 2 networks simultaneously

I can't use 2 networks simultaneously in ubuntu, for example: one for internet, and another for accesing local computer in home. For example I need to disconnect my local connection for accecing ...
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Cannot connect to the Internet on Ubuntu

So I cannot connect using my Ubuntu OS but I can with windows The internet can work with Google but as soon as I try any other site it crashes I ran ifconfig and got the following eth0 Link ...
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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 ...
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Unable to access my local server from outside the domain

I would really appreciate it if you could help me with this. Im setting up an internal mail server using Zimbra server 8.0.3 and i want people from outside the domain to be able to access this server ...
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Ubutnu server 12.04 VPN with PPTPD cannot access internet on clients

I have recently completed a fresh install of Ubuntu Server 12.04.2 32 Bit. I have installed and set up PPTPD for my server. My server is behind a consumer grade Netgear DGN2200v4 router with port ...
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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 ...
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Changing my default internet connection to the USB dongle

I am a newbie to Ubuntu and would like to change my default connection to my USB dongle (mobile broadband) instead of the WiFi interface. Currently I am unable to install applications using the Ubuntu ...
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no more ping no more internet

When my notebook was getting too slow I installed Ubuntu 13.10 also on my desktop. Initially the desktop worked fine but when I tried to connect to my modem the computer froze and since then I couldn ...
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How do I block the entire Internet except a few 'whitelist sites'?

I need some method to block the entire Internet other then a few sites on my 'whitelist'. I am looking for a solution that is not browser specific - so no add-ons/plugin suggestions please. Is there ...
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Error installing wine

When I install wine, I get this. I have ubuntu 13.10. I am connected to the internet, I am posting this with the same computer. I have no proxy. Fixed. I the source to the Main not US ...
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Issue with Tata Photon Max connection after upgrade

The dongle was working fine till the update. But after update the dongle asks for the password. But even after entering '0000' it doesn't connect. I have updated it in Windows. I am experiencing the ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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I can not connect to internet with Ethernet

I am completely new to this entire OS and looks like i need some help. I just installed Lubuntu 13.10 onto my old Dell. The system runs great but i can't connect to the internet at all. Ive searched ...
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Can I run Ubuntu installed on a USB flashdrive from the flashdrive to safely use the internet on an NT desktop

I have an NT desktop I want to continue to use but do not want to be exposed to security issues after April 8. I've read I can boot the computer from a flashdrive with a Linux based OS installed on ...
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Unable to resolve host in both firefox and chrome

I am using ubuntu 13.10. My internet connection mysteriously stops working in both chrome and firefox with resolving host taking forever. When I switch to Windows, my internet is working perfectly ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Dispatch Two internet connections in ubuntu [duplicate]

I have two internet connections and i want to use them simultaneously in ubuntu server to increase bandwidth and use this ubuntu server as gateway for my lan.
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Just installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS and have no internet

I just installed Ubuntu 12.04 onto an old Dell Inspiron 1521. I am unable to access the internet either by wireless or plugging the ethernet cable from the modem to the laptop. I'm thinking I need to ...
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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?
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How to find the internet data usage of all users and categorized per user in ubuntu?

Want to get the data usage of all users in Ubuntu like: username1 = datausage username2 = datausage username3 = datausage etc
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Cannot start ubuntu 12.04: URGENT

I am haveing problems with my 3g USB internet stick (HSUPA MF195). I tried everything and I just cannot get it working. The last thing I tried to do is described here ...
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Unable to browse internet ssl error

I have Ubuntu 13.10 installed. I have Chrome and Firefox installed, but today I'm getting message SSL Error in Chrome : unable to connect to any web pages. In Firefox there is also some these type ...
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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.
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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?
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Ethernet not working in Ubuntu 13.10

I have ethernet wired which works fine in windows but shows unplugged in ubuntu 13.10. Wifi scans and shows near by search results but i dont own a router. I guess I might need to update driver but ...
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ZTE MF680 modem network disconnected

I've recently reinstalled 12.04. After the installation my mobile broadband modem can't keep the connection. It used to work with no problems at all. The network manager does see the modem, and I ...
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After downloading ubuntu 13.10, I cannot get an internet connection, why?

I have read multiple answers to this questions, but none of them apply to someone with no ubuntu experience. Please make suggestions as though you are speaking to someone with no knowledge. I have ...
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How to share internet connection from USB Wireless Broadband using wifi?

Please I need help. Objective: Be able to create a Wifi-Hotspot on my laptop[Dell Inspiron 5520 64-bit with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS] and share the internet connection being supplied via my USB Internet ...
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How to set up ftp server that can be viewed through the internet

I set up the ftp and the configurations are set as defaults. I got my domain from noip, and I set the ip of my server to that domain. I have heard that you need to port foward, but I do not know how ...
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Facebook only wont load on ubuntu 13.10

Facebook is the only page that wont load properly on my laptop. It just loads the basic text version . No matter what internet connection or browser I use the problem still exists. And even booting a ...
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Can I set Internet usage quota in squid on Ubuntu 12.04

I want to set Internet usage quota in squid on Ubuntu 12.04. Please suggest me the squid policy for set Internet usage quotas. Thanks in advance Rakesh
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What are the possible threats if internal IP address is publicly revealed?

In many cases, people do not take enough care to remove their IP addresses from some output before posting it to help forums and Q&A sites like askubuntu. Considering one's IP address is revealed ...