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

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anywhere to download WINE for xubuntu?

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 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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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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Tata photon plus can not establish connection after photon's system upgrade

My laptop is running on Ubuntu 12.04.3 and using Tata Photon Plus dongle. I configured the device through the network manager options. It worked seamlessly. Few days back I received message from ...
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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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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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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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Internet and sound issues

Ubuntu has stopped connecting to the Internet. It started after I uninstalled pulse audio, does that affect it? It connects to the network, but you can't do anything like update packages or browse the ...
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How do I config wireless Ubuntu 12.04 Dell xps410

How do I set up wireless? I've entered the security, network name under ssid.
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Port forwarding to a shared internet connection?

I have a computer being shared a wifi internet connection over ethernet, and I'm trying to run a server off it. However, when I try to port forward in my router settings to the IP in it's Connection ...
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Lose internet connection [on hold]

Why do I lose my internet connection when my computer goes into hibernate or sleep? I have both wired and wireless, but it cannot find either after hibernate.
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How to route all internet traffic through Tor (the onion router)?

Could you explain how to route all internet traffic through tor? I am using Ubuntu I really don't know how to do it. Actually I am using tor for twitter only, and I'm afraid of DNS leak. So I need 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 Connect to Internet, just installed ubuntu

I just installed Ubuntu on Dell Mini that I had laying around, and the install went perfectly fine except for the fact that I cannot connect to my wireless internet. When I click the network button ...
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Missing firmware error on Lubuntu 12.04 LiveCD: b43-phy0 ERROR: Firmware file “b43/ucode5.fw” not found

I'm trying to install Lubuntu 12.04 LTS on my iBook G4 as the OS X 10.4.11 really isn't all that great. I originally tried to use the minimal CD, but that failed as you can see by my question here: ...
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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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Can I use Wifi and cable (Ethernet) networking at same time?

I am on an intranet that is not connected to the internet and a wifi router with connection to the Internet. When am connected to the router, I can browse the Internet but cannot browse my LAN with my ...
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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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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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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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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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How to connect to the Internet using an Airtel 3G USB dongle?

I installed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS on an HP pavilion dv6 laptop alongside Windows 7. I am not able to connect to internet via Airtel 3G USB dongle. I tried editing the network connection and am still ...
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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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Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit will not connect to wired network

This is a brand new 64-bit PC, built around a Gigabyte Z777-D3H Motherboard and an i7 processor. It has 2x1Tb SATA drives, one loaded with Windows 8 and the other with Ubuntu 12.04. The wired network ...
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Internet connection problems [closed]

I`m very new to linux, started using ubuntu 12 few days ago. Connecting to wireless but can not browse internet. Tried several suggestions from forums but nothing is working. Any help please ...
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'WARNING! Your Flash Player may be out of date. Please update to continue' [closed]

I am trying to use internet with a lot of exasperation now. Since few days I am getting this pop-up message on opening a number of websites 'WARNING! Your Flash Player may be out of date. Please ...
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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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no internet access after upgrade

12.10 upgrade did not go well. Rebooted as normal but screen goes black. I cannot access internet either. No ethernet interface or wlan interface for ifconfig. Please help.
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How to configure static ip in Ubuntu running on virtual box?

I am using Ubuntu on VirtualBox in Dell Laptop and wanted to know how I can configure the static IP in Ubuntu so that I can browse internet on Ubuntu and also use putty. I am using data card for ...
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Transmission slows down internet connection

I have a problem while using transmission. I don't know where it comes from because it doesn't occur every time. Sometime while downloading a torrent, I cannot browse on the internet with a browser. ...
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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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Cant access Internet through wired connection

I downloaded and installed Ubuntu using the Windows installer. Everything is running smoothly. When I plug in my ethernet cable is recognizes that it is plugged in and says that I am connected. ...
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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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Why is browsing the Internet slow? [closed]

Doesn't seem to matter what browser I am using, and it only seems to effect when I am browsing pages, as download speeds are fine... Also, this is a dual boot system and the internet works fine under ...
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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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Reliance Netconnect in Ubuntu 12.04

I have a Reliance ZTE modem and I am not able to connect it in ubuntu. ( I have tried most of the methods which come when I search in google. they didn't work). Please help.. (Remember I am using ...
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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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Internet connection sharing from PC to Phone over Bluetooth

I have already read other questions relating to sharing Internet connection from the Phone to the PC. This as most of us know works out of the box in latest Ubuntu (and for some it just needs to ...