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Internet disconnects by itself and never reconnects unless system restarted

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and a wireless internet from a modem "Reliance Netconnect" for the internet. I've installed Ubuntu two days back along with my Windows system. So here's a detailed summary of ...
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Wireless Won't Connect in 14.04

I'm still very new to Ubuntu and I need help resolving an issue with my wireless. My connection shows up clearly as "dlink" but ubuntu simply won't connect to it. It worked fine downloading updates ...
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How do I troubleshoot unstable internet following 14.04 update?

I recently updated to Ubuntu 14.04 and since then, I've been having internet difficulty. The internet works without issues on Windows 8 on the same system. My computer sometimes has issues ...
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13.10 cannot connect to home wireless network but windows can

I am unable to connect to my home network in ubuntu 13.10. It says it is connected in the system tray. But when I open a browser or software center, it just loads and loads and nothing ever happens. ...
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Wifi:still connected but no throughput

I have a problem with Ubuntu 14.04 on my Acer-laptop. Wifi is working, but after a couple of minutes there is no throughput, no up- nor download, although I am still connnected. As soon as I ...
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Trusty made my internet slow [closed]

Installed UBUNTU 14.04 and now the internet is slow.I have a 1Mbps internet. In 13.10 I used to get around 110Kbps download speed. After installing 14.04 the download speed I get is around ...
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upgraded to 14.04 from 13.10 and it made my internet slow

For some reason my computer now got extremely slow, disconnects and some times won't work after upgrading from 13.10. I had no problems at all with 13.10, I wish it were the same with 14.04. Is there ...
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Wifi adaptor isn't recognized by Ubuntu 13.10

I have an Pavilion G6-1d80NR with a Realtek RTL8188CE WiFi card. I just recently installed Ubuntu 13.10 alongside Windows 7 and aside from having to tweak the nomodest setting from the Ubuntu setup ...
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Network connected, no internet

On laptop that I have been using for more than a year, Ubuntu stopped allowing me direct access to the internet. It is a dual boot machine, if I reboot using my other Ubuntu install, I have ...
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What would happen if my internet connection is lost while I am upgrading from 12.04LTS to 14.04LTS?

I want to upgrade my OS from 12.04 to 14.04. I found how to get it. But I've one more question. What would happen if I gave the command to upgrade, it starts but after downloading some or many file my ...
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How to connect mts broadband to internet in ubuntu 14.04?

Modem is not detecting in network manager but it is detected while running lsusb command. Bus 001 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 Intel Corp. Integrated Rate Matching Hub Bus 002 Device 002: ID 8087:0024 ...
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Anywhere to download Wine for Xubuntu? [duplicate]

I am completely new to the Linux world and am already having troubles. I installed Xubuntu on an old desktop and am trying to set up a USB wifi adapter to get some internet connection on the thing. I ...
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ubuntu internet problem

I just installed Ubuntu. I have no set correctly my internet configuration. Here are my settings: ifconfig: eth0 (inet adr 192.168.10.101) eth1 (no ip address) lo (inet adr 127.0.0.1) Output of ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 network doesn't work at all

i use ubuntuy 13.10 + gnome. When i load my laptop wired and wireless doestn't work at all. ifconfig showes me only Loopback, i try to turn on my wi-fi using hotkeys on the keyboard, but it don't ...
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Ubuntu internet connection problem

I installed Ubuntu on my laptop. Here are my internet settings: auto lo iface lo inet loopback auto eth0 iface eth0 inet static address 10.1.17.10 /*this is my IP @ddress*/ netmask ...
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Can't connect to Internet on Ubuntu

I have downloaded Ubuntu for the first time and can't connect to the Internet. please tell me how to go about to get Wireless Internet connection. I have Ubuntu 12.04
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sharing internet from usb 3g modem via netgear router using eth0

hi every one i had this working once and the old laptop has died and i need to do it again. I have 12.04 on a laptop and i am using a usb 3g modem for internet and wish to serve the connection out to ...
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How to share ethernet over wifi without creating access point?

I have company internet with internal IP and proxy settings, I want to share this Ethernet connection over wifi, but creating accesspoint is somehow not working may be due to IP architecture, I want ...
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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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How to Tell if Network Traffic is Encrypted

I'm using a program called LottaNZB to connect to a Usenet server. I've connected to the SSL port, but I'd like to check it's actually connected. How can this be done? I've used Wireshark, but I ...
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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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Please help me setting up my new 3G usb modem "D-Link DWP 156 in ubuntu 13.10

This USB modem has official support for Linux OS(Ubuntu 10.04 or above). I have tried all the methods shown on various sites.Nothing worked please help me. In the terminal I typed isusb and the ...
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WiFi adapter has problem aquiring IPv4 automatically in Ubuntu 13.10

This is a problem in Ubuntu 13.10 and it's a problem with the WiFi. Ubuntu will never connect to the network. All of my other devices work fine. The computer detects the network and pops up the WiFi ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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