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

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Able to Ping and Telnet but not Browse any website

I have a fresh install of 14.04. I am unable to browse any website using both Ubuntu browser and Firefox (the only browsers installed by default). However, when I drop the terminal I am able to ping ...
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Wired Internet connection stopped working on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS periodically

I have faced peculiar problem, let me explain the whole history. At first I have started to use Ubuntu 12.04LTS for my simulation purpose. But I recognised that internet connection (wired) stopped ...
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what is the best app to download files from internet? [duplicate]

what is the best app to download files from internet?
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ubuntu 14.04 wired connection packet loss

I am running 14.04 on a new machine and have been unable to get a stable wired internet connection. kernel: 3.13.0-32-generic network card: RTL8111/8168/8411 If I enable DHCP, it sometimes ...
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How to use DansGuardian as a whitelist?

Set up privoxy and DansGuardian. Followed THIS guide for the main setup, and THIS to see how whitelisting can be done. In the bannedsitelist file I set a blanket block (using **). Then in the ...
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Connecting to two ISP in local network using two different network

We have two ISP 1. BSNL (INDIA), 2. Airtel (INDIA). we getting Bsnl internet through D-Link DSL 2750U modem which holds the IP 192.168.1.1, Airtel internet modem with 192.168.2.1 IP address, Here it's ...
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Virtual Machine Manager - Windows sharing internet with Ubuntu

Good morning, I have installed Virtual Machine Manager onto my Ubuntu setup and installed Windows. Now the whole install went get and installed without a problem... except that I have no internet. ...
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Not able to Connect Internet even after configuring Ethernet Interfaces in Ubuntu 14,10

I am new to Ubuntu 14.10, I have recently installed Ubuntu 14.10 and configured the Ethernet interfaces just like below with static IP in /etc/network/interfaces file. And i also added DNS ...
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Connects to wifi, but not the internet

I know that there are a lot of similar questions here, and I've read them and tried a lot of them, and nothing works (I'm afraid I might have fudged something up, but I really have no idea). ...
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Wifi slows down if I connect with Bluetooth device on Ubuntu 14.10

I have a 75 Mbit/s Wifi connection and the Wifi generally works great and fast. Although if I connect to any bluetooth device (e.g. some Audio device) the Wifi suddenly slows down significantly, but I ...
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NetbootInstallFromInternet?

I'm currently running Fedora, and I want to switch to Ubuntu. So I found this installation guide: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/NetbootInstallFromInternet I do have wireless ...
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Dissapearing wifi connection

I'm experiencing a problem with wifi connection on Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop (Lenovo Z50-70). My laptop can connect to wifi and it works fine, sometimes for a very long time but very often the ...
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Not able to open one particular site

I am not able to open github. I can access to all other sites but not this one. I got to know that its only I cannot open this as the site is working fine on my friends laptop on other networks. What ...
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Ubuntu configuration for dialup

I need to configure dialup on my computer because it is the only internet I have access to at school. I tried the code below but it doesn't seem to have done anything. pppconfig (pon/poff) bash: ...
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VirtualBox Ubuntu internet connection problem on Chrome ERR_ADDRESS_UNREACHABLE

I am a beginner Ubuntu user, I use it via VirtualBox. I was eligible to connect internet yesterday, but today I can't access most of the sites. For example I can search something in Google, but I ...
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How do I configure internet connection for Terminal on Ubuntu 14.04?

I've installed on Ubuntu 14.04 and with I've Broadband connection setup, Browser connection is OK, but Terminal not connection via internet, when command type "sudo apt-get update" by terminal then ...
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Ubuntu not connect to internet

I have recently installed ubuntu 14.04 and my wired internet connection is showing up. However when I open the browser, it shows not connected. Output ifconfig is as follows eth0 Link ...
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Internet connection slowing down till stop

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04 as second OS on my PC and I'm having a strange issue. When I try to connect to internet I notice a progressive slowing in the network speed till it completely stuck. ...
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How to access internet using Wireless Data Modem USB Card

I was trying to connect internet using D-Link Wireless Data Modem USB Card from my new Ubantu Desk top system. The system requirement of the Card includes Ubantu 10.04 or higher. But the USB Card does ...
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Ways to download Software through Apt for Extremely Slow Internet?

So I'm in a position where I have two internet connections in my house: Internet #1: caps out so quickly and throttles my internet so low that apt will always return a connection error should I try ...
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Connect Internet in ubuntu Laptop to linux mint Desktop - Has Crossover Cable

I need to share the wifi internet of my ubuntu laptop to my linux mint desktop , I have a cross over cable. ( Connecting desktop to router is not an option) I am able to ping my laptop from my ...
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Reliance Auto Login Help

i want to run this script https://github.com/pteek/reliance-auto-login-script but i get this error in lubuntu " Traceback (most recent call last): File "./reliance-login.py", line 27, in ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Internet connection sharing questions

first up im pretty new to ubuntu/linux in general. I have a ubuntu 14.04 server with 2 nics in it. eth0 (with subnet 192.168.0.0) is connected directly to my router for internet and eth1 (192.168.1.0) ...
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How do I configure global internet connection on Ubuntu 14.04?

My broadband connection is OK !, but Firefox showing me message after browsing "If your computer or network is protected by a firewall or proxy, make sure that Firefox is permitted to access the Web" ...
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installing openssh-server without an internet connection

Currently we have been given an old server with the OS ubuntu. To work at it without always physically being there I wanted to access it with the software putty, but I haven't installed ...
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How to prioritize network connections?

Is it possible to prioritize network connections? I don't want to connect to WiFi when wired connection is available.
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Is r8168 installer in ubuntu software center secure and working?

Realtek Semiconductor Co., Ltd. RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet Controller (rev 06) that is what Ethernet Card I have. I have a question: I am using 14.10 and I have found issue with ...
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wireless issues asus x550lc

i am facing a lot of problems when i try to connect to internet over wifi in my asus x550lc laptop. In windows 8 the wifi works perfectly fine and its fast and stable. but when i use Ubuntu 14.04 ( i ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 Wired internet not connecting

Hoping someone can help my desktop PC has Ubuntu 13.10 and my Internet is no longer connecting. I have a wired connection only & I've never had to do anything but plug the Ethernet cable in, now ...
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Coneected to Dlink wifi but no internet connection

I have upgraded my ubuntu to 14.04 lts, but from then I am able to connect to my dlink 600l router but I am unable to access internet. My mobile is working fine amd secondary OS Win7 is also working ...
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internet is not working fine? (Ubuntu 14.10)

I am using ubuntu 14.10. I have a Mobile Broadband connection. Whenever I open any browser(Mozille-firefox, google-chrome, chromium) it works fine and opens whatever I enter in the URL bar. The ...
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How can I see the amount of data I am Downloading / Uploading per day?

I want a command line feature to show me how much data I am using each day / week / month. It needs to show speed as well as data usage.
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How do I use Juju in a restricted network?

I got a shiny new server in the lab and I want to use Juju. I install juju, and juju-local just fine. The juju bootstrap completes successfully but when I attempt a deploy a charm I get an error: $ ...
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No network/internet connection on Ubuntu 14.04 laptop (only at home!!)

To keep things short, I have read a lot and tried a lot of solutions to no avail. Especially this, which is a very similar case, but to no avail. I can't connect to my WiFi network at home. I can't ...
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Unable to connect to Internet on Ubuntu

I am connected to my university's wifi on my host machine (Windows 7) and I am unable to connect to internet on my guest ubuntu which is running on virtualbox. I do not know what the problem is. ...
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Can't reach my server from another network

setting up my own server lead me to a problem, that i can't solve on my own. My server is a 'Ubuntu-server 14.04.1' and is located behind a 'FR!TZBox 7390'. My ipv4-adress is projected on a ...
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My wired internet connection has stopped working

For a few days I haven't been able to connect to internet through a wired connection to my router on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I only have the problem when trying to use Ubuntu: the same desktop connects ...
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Ubuntu Cloud Internet Sources Needed for Network Whitelist

We are attempting to deploy Ubuntu Cloud Openstack Juno with MAAS and need to determine each Internet endpoint that Ubuntu Cloud needs to connect to from the LAN. Each destination needs to be white ...
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How to install Syntek Driver Ubuntu 14.10 (WiFi)

since i installed Ubuntu 14.10 the WiFi don't work. Then, on terminal: lsusb --> "Syntek Semiconductor Co., Ltd 802.11g + Bluetooth Wireless Adapter" Ok, that's my Wireless thing, i searched how to ...
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Wired internet connection stopped working

For a few days I haven't been able to connect to internet through a wired connection on my Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I have searched online for different solutions, but none seemed to work. Could someone ...
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How to set proxy server to work from the command line [duplicate]

I have set up my proxy server so that it works through the browser ( in firefox: edit > preferences > advanced < network < settings ). I also got it working from the command line ( in system ...
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Restricting internet access of some client systems of LAN to a few websites using ubuntu gateway

How to limit internet access of most systems in my LAN to a few websites and block all the other websites? Also want to bypass that restrictions for some systems. All systems have static IP address ...
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Just installed Ubuntu 14.04. Internet connection goes amazingly fast, then goes very slow

My wireless internet connection goes extremely fast which I love, but then it slows down a lot. I just installed Ubuntu, and aside from the slow-down I love everything about it. Just I am having a ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 is slow in general and freezes after waking up from sleep mode

I have a very new Toshiba Satellite P50 in which I switched windows 8 for Ubuntu. Not a duel boot just a swap. Since then (2 weeks now), Ubuntu seems to pick its good days and bad days. The OS works ...
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14.10 NVIDIA driver makes internet very slow after install

I have Ubuntu 14.10. I was using my PC long time, when suddenly I found out one problem- it was cause of Noveau driver did not support GLSL(still doesn't). It also has very bad performance. I have ...
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Wireless connects but does not work [closed]

Strange problem. Built my laptop (dual with Win7) with 64 bit 13.10 in January of this year. Added a lot packages (Chrome, LibreOffice, PipeLight w/Wine patches (for NetFlix), et al). Got ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 detects my wifi but doesn't connect

I have been able to install UBUNTU 14.04 64 bit successfully however the problem that I am facing is that I am unable to connect with Wifi. The problem is typical and I don't think its cause of the ...
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Every time I boot into my computer my internet runs at full speed (50Mb/s) after about 10 minutes it drops to (6Mb/s)

The only way I can fix it is to change to wicd, then it does it again, so I'll change back and forth between wicd and network-manager. any ideas on what's causing this? I have a full duplex rtl8169, ...
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Configure router through ethernet and simultaneously access the internet through wifi

As the title says i have a new router that i want to be able configure through Ethernet(will not be used to connect to the internet, just for local experimentation). I also have the WiFi adapter of ...
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Cannot connect to the Internet after updating an old Dell to 12.04

I updated to 12.04 and I wanted to update it to 14.04 but the update removed internet access. The Dell is a Vostro 1000 I think. When I insert a removable hard drive, it doesn't recognize it so I'm ...