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

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Wifi continuously connects and disconnects and after computer crash

I'm a beginner on the Linux world. Last day I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on my desktop. This pc is connect to home network (where are other 2 computers with Windows 7) via usb Netgear Wifi Adapter ...
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Internet Connection Unstable

I just installed ubuntu 14.04 and tried to connect to the internet. The problem is, every time i connect to the internet it tries to connect then disconnects and repeats over and over. On my imac, the ...
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connection established but no surfing possible

I have ubuntu 12.04. I tried connecting my tata photon max. Though a proper internet connection was established, My browser is not working. I cannot use internet.
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Block internet access to my client systems in my LAN

i have installed ubuntu 12.04 server in hp server hardware with 2 NICs. I have configured internet using NAT and is working fine. My problem is, i want to block some system from internet only. Can ...
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Using mobile phone's internet through bluetooth

How can I connect to a mobile phone through a bluetooth connection to use the mobile phone's internet connection?
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Connecting to Network problems [closed]

I have an Ubuntu 12.10 HP laptop. I'm having trouble with connecting to this one certain network. The network itself seems to be working well for everyone else that's using it, so it seems to be ...
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Edimax EW7811un only works for a short period of time

My Edimax USB adapter works fine for a short period of time ( ~ 10 minutes or so) but then just stops the internet connection. Then I either have to plug it in and out or reboot my PC. That's ...
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I can not see the videos webapps youtube

When entering the web application from youtube, I can not see the videos because I have not installed plash plugin. How do I install it?
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Internet slow on Ubuntu 14.04

I've installed Ubuntu 14.04 on my HP i7 Laptop. It is dual-boot setup along with Windows 8. Ubuntu ----installed on--> SSD 32Gb Windows 8 ----installed on--> HDD Problem: Internet works much ...
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Firefox in Ubuntu 14 stalls on wired connection

I have just installed Ubuntu on a computer with wired internet. Everything seems fine, BUT Firefox will only load Google, Bing and Gmail. All other web pages stall; just keeps loading without getting ...
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cannot connect to tata photon plus network

I have installed tata photon plus using network and connections but it is not connecting to internet as a message appears no modem connection. how to solve it.
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Wireless card problems

I'm new to linux so forgive me if this is redundant or unclear. I just finished installing ubuntu (14.04); however, when I try to connect to a wireless network via settings or the top menum I am not ...
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Can't visit any Google-related websites, don't know what's wrong

Occasionally I can't visit any Google-related websites. This includes Google, YouTube, Chrome and Gmail. This also happens when I am using Chromium web browser with Pepper Flash Player. It doesn't ...
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Internet connection occasionally becomes mis-configured

~2-3 times a month I'll be using the internet and the connection speed will drop to 0Kbps. At this point I usually try disconnecting and reconnecting from the network which solves the problem ...
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Connect to the internet with static IP, netmask, and DNS addresses [duplicate]

I have installed Ubuntu for the first time and I tried to connect to the internet but generally when I connect to that network in Widnows the IP address must be set manually by specifing the IP, the ...
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Cannot access 192.168.1.1

I cannot access 192.168.1.1 in Ubuntu 14.04.I use wireless router TP-LINK TD-W8901G.It worked on windows but it doesn't work on Ubuntu.Any ideas what should I do? The output of ifconfig is: eth0 ...
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Connected to a wifi network, but unable to access internet - freshly installed 14.01

I have a DELL Inspiron N5010 laptop and I have dual boot with Windows 8.1 and Ubuntu 14.04. I had Ubuntu 13.10 and now I installed 14.04 using live media (I did not upgrade.) Now I am not able to ...
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Wifi network detected but not working

I was using internet connectivity by making my smartphone as wifi hotspot. Once i used internet connectivity using ethernet cable.I made manual proxy settings & ip addresses. After that I am not ...
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unable to connect dsl

no dsl connection was shows in connection menu when i use plog command this msg is shows: May 16 20:20:34 ubuntu-linux pppd[7031]: Unable to complete PPPoE Discovery May 16 20:20:34 ...
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Using an internet stick with Ubuntu 14.04 (t-mobile)

I have a laptop with a newly setup Ubuntu 14.04 install and I would like to use my internet stick: It's an HSUPA USB Modem Model:MF 195 (according to the printing on the stick). The provider is ...
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Internet-based programs are unstable and slow

I'm on Ubuntu 14.04. There is something conflicting with my internet access I think. After installing git and Sublime I've been developing, but sometimes (not rarely) I can't add a new package to ...
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Invisible mouse cursor plus disabled internet connection on 13.10

I am totally new regarding Ubuntu, recently converted from Windows. A friend installed Ubuntu 13.10 on my laptop a few months ago. It's been working great up until about thirty minutes ago. I booted ...
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Huawei k4203 HSPA+ dongle install help

I have Ubuntu 12.10 Have Huawei k4203 USB broadband dongle and although there are instructions for linux , they don't work. Here are the instructions: (1) Insert stick (2) Dismiss all popups ...
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Network latency

I'm playing a MUD. While playing, the output stops outputting. It will just hang there until I press enter or 4 - 10 seconds passes, then everything pops through and will run smooth until it hangs ...
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Can my internet speed be higher than my HDD write speed?

i have an old PC with 10/100 lan interface and Hitachi HDD 164GB with IDE interface. i connected 40Mb internt line to this PC. when i am trying to watch live video stream from the internet i am having ...
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Fire fox can connect to WiFi but terminal can't for my college's Network settings

I'm quite new to Ubuntu so please be precise. In my college, I've specific Wi-Fi settings with username and password, as well as LAN settings with proxy server. In my Network Settings and in the ...
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Wifi/Internet Access - nm-tool disconnected … proprietary driver didn't take

Having trouble getting wifi to work. Now having trouble getting ethernet (internet connection, line) to work. Connected via ethernet to try and get wifi to work and found out I needed to install a ...
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How to connect Reliance Netconnect+ dongle in Ubuntu 12.04? [duplicate]

I have a dual boot system with Ubuntu 12.04 and Windows 8 (pre-installed). Everything worked fine but my Relaince Netconnect+ dongle never connects. Although WiFi is working fine. What should I do?
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Is network-manager responsible for regaining Internet connection after losing and regaining Wi-Fi connectivity?

When I bring my Ubuntu machine into an elevator, it loses Wi-Fi connectivity briefly. When I bring it back out, it is unable to regain Internet connection. Why could this be the case? Is ...
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Ubuntu wireless faill to connect [duplicate]

i just reinstalled my ubuntu and it seems like it cannot connect to wireless, it sees the network, attemps to connect it but after like 1-2 minutes it gives up. it always has been working fine before. ...
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WiFi connected but no Internet. Wired works through same router

Last night in ran Ubuntu from a DVD without installing. WiFi connection was working fine. Today I installed Ubuntu and I can't get an Internet connection. I connect to my WiFi, but I get no ...
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Why connection with sakis3g not detected by network manager

I have a Photon 3g Modedm and I am using sakis3g to connect to internet. After connecting to net I can browse internet in firefox and also I am able to install updates and softwares using apt-get. ...
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Unstable Wifi connection on Ubuntu 14.04, stable on Windows 7

As in the title, my wifi connection is unstable with my Ubuntu 14.04 box; for 3 minutes it works, and then for 3 minutes it is down, and again it is up. My network applet says that it is always ...
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Unable to access network on ubuntu installed via wubi

I've installed ubuntu via wubi for windows (xp). However I'm unable to access internet via ubuntu whereas it works perfectly inwindows xp. Also I'm unable to access the grub menu when I press shift ...
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ubuntu can't get correct ip config from router

At a point, all my network settings went crazy. nameserver point to 192.168.0.1, and ip address is 192.168.0.xxx. nslookup no response (Can't resolve any address). Can't ping any address. While ...
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Huawei E5776s-32 Myfi router can not connect with my ubuntu 14.04

i can not use Huawei E5776s-32 on ubuntu 14.04 i followed all the tutorial i found on net but nothing helped so i'm posting here with a hope that some expert will help me out of this situation. ...
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Certain websites are not loading in 14.04

In ubuntu 14.04, the internet connection established through ethernet (DHCP) , the all websites are loading perfectly. But through DSL some websites are not loading. for example ...
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How do I check the internet speed inside Ubuntu 14.04

How do I check the internet speed on my computer, a dell Inspiron 1545, while using ubuntu 14.04?
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Connecting USB Internet to Ubuntu

I have installed Ubuntu Desktop 13.10 through VirtualBox which is running on Windows 8 I'm using Reliance NetConnect+ ZTE USB internet connection I'm not able to connect Ubuntu to this internet. I ...
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Internet slows down random times

When i use internet it slows down at random times. It doesn't happens that much, but still i find it annoying. My normal internet speed is around 2 to 3 mbps. At other times it goes to 50 to 200 kbps ...
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unstable wired ethernet network connection after upgrading from 13.10 to 14.04(amd64)

Recently I upgrade my system from 13.10 to 14.04, after a week I faced unstable wired network connection issue. Checked network manager it shows connection as ok. Below is the detail information of ...
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Not able to connect to the internet using HUAWEI E303 datacard

I followed the steps mentioned in the post. But now I am not able to connect to the internet using my HUAWEI E303 datacard. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Could you please guide me on this ?
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RTL8723AE PCIe driver problem

I have looked at this question but I get this error while compiling and am unable to load the module afterwards: make -C /lib/modules/3.13.0-24-generic/build ...
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Wired connection yields no internet

I have looked through several other pages that have this same problem, but there aren't solutions. At work when I connect to the Ethernet cable (the only way to get internet), the system tells me I ...
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Creating wifi hotspot in Ubuntu 12.04

I tried to create a wifi hotspot that other computers and phones can connect to internet. I used links below to achieve but both did not work ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=2165035 ...
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Ubuntu server internet connection

Im using windows 8 with USB Internet Connection. I have installed ubuntu server using Virtual Box. In Virtualbox Network setting i tried all types of connections. Still ubuntu server is not getting ...
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Problems with Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

I've just installed Ubuntu 14.04 instead of Windows 8.1... I really like to stay in Linux but there are 2 problems that are driving me crazy because no matter how I struggle to find the solution I ...
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Internet connection In ubuntu

When installing new updates or downloading some items in Net,my Ubuntu is sating"failed to connect internet". No matter how much I tried to fix it, they were all useless. Can you help me fix it
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Wifi Connectivity, eth0 and wlan0 interface?

I do not have any problem in Internet connectivity, both in terminal and in browser. Few days earlier, I used to get a dynamic ipv4 address to eth0 from my ISP and the interface used to be up and ...
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My wifi doesn't work after I switch from Windows to Ubuntu. I can connect, but there is no internet

My wifi only works occasionally, it seems to be worst when I'm coming off my Windows boot and going straight to Ubuntu. Most every morning, it works perfectly fine. In my Windows installation, I ...