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Internet Connectivity in Ubuntu 14 in Hyper-V (Updated Post with newer settings)

I am having internet connectivity issues in my Hyper-V virtual ubuntu 14 machine Virtual Machine Internet Error Message Internet Settings in Virtual Machine 01-Internt Settings in my Windows 10 ...
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WiFi gone after system freeze

I was browsing the Internet in chrome when my system froze, completely unresponsive. I waited an hour and checked back and it was still frozen, so I had to just power down by holding the power button. ...
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No internet on Ubuntu 16.04, unless using an access-point on a 14.04 laptop or NAT network (on Virtualbox)

I've been testing Ubuntu 16.04 before upgrading from 14.04 and I found a weird issue with the network connection. If I connect directly to the router, the connection to the internet is very ...
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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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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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Internet Connectivity for Ubuntu 14 in Hyper-V

I am having issues with Internet connectivity in my ubuntu-14 virtual machine that I created in Hyper-V. Following are screen shots Virtual Machine Error Hyper-V Windows 10 Network Settings ...
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Ubuntu 16 server edition 32bit: Can't ping internet, but can ping LAN

Ubuntu 16.04.1 LTS 32bit Server Edition Computer: Intel Pentium 4 /2.4Ghz 32bit WirelessNetwork Card: Realtek Chipset/ TPLINK wireless N PCI adapter I'm new to Linux and Ubuntu. I have been ...
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How to share Guest's internet with host on Virtualbox?

I have a problem that I have been trying to fix over 3 months now, I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 64bit with Windows 7 as a Guest on VirtualBox, I have a USB Modem which doesn't support Linux, the Modem works ...
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How to measure internet traffic usage per month? [duplicate]

I need a way to measure my internet usage per month in order to be able to select the optimal plan from my mobile network operator because I will need to work on the move connected to 4g network ...
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how to reactivate force assemble in xdm after restaring

please help i'try to re assemble my program because file assemble failed caused by low disk space,after that i'm remove unecesary file (my mistake is) but i have click accidentally restart button how ...
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RTL8187L Wireless Adapter Problem , Internet Doesn't Work on Ubuntu 14.04

I had Ubuntu 14.04 And i have Recently bought ALPHA Wifi (AWUS036H) network Adapter Here's the problem Firstly i don't have a setup file for my ubuntu and i don't know how to install it secondly : ...
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Google Chrome and Firefox very slow

I have a problem since I moved on Gnome3.Google Chrome and Firefox runs slow on some sites,sometimes it won't load the page or page crashes! I have this problem only on Gnome3 and I don't want to ...
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setup 730g dongle on Kubuntu 16.04

I have installed Kubuntu 16.04 64bit on: INTEL LGA775 motherboard with 3GHz CPU, 2GB 533 MHz DDR RAM. Installing software is smooth. I have installed 730G Lava Dongle. It shows as Bus 004 Device 003:...
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legal issues w\centurylink internet service [on hold]

I have been downloading movies off of torrent sites for years and recently received a bill from century link stating that they were charging me a outrageous fee for downloading each movie, they called ...
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set VPN access to network and hosts in local

I use Ubuntu 14.04 and I have problem with my VPN Network settings. I want to connect to my company by PP2P mode but when I connect by default settings I can connect to local hosts in my company (eg. ...
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when i try to download chromium browser from software center it says “failed to download check ur internet” [duplicate]

When i am connected to Internet this thing is happening to me. i am able to brows the Internet using Firefox but unable to download file from software center.i am using Ubuntu 11
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Using Terminal as a web browser [duplicate]

I've found that terminal can be used for various purposes. This will be great if I can use it as a web browser. Is there any way to use it as a web browser??
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS Wired/Ethernet Internet Timeout - Not working

I am connecting via Ethernet/Wired Internet and it is working fine too. However after few minutes the Internet does not work even connection was in connecting stage. I disconnected and again ...
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Slow wifi ubuntu 16.04 in ultrabook

Yesterday, I installed Ubuntu 16.04 onto an LG laptop. Everything is working fine except the wireless connection. When I'm closer to the router, the connection is fast, but in my room the wireless is ...
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Slow Internet for particular websites in ubuntu 14.04

I am new to ubuntu.I have dell laptop with windows 10 and ubuntu 14.04 installed.The problem is with internet, when I use youtube on windows it plays videos without buffering but when I use ubuntu ...
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IP masquerading to share server connection isn't working

I have 2 Ubuntu servers, one has internet another doesn't I've followed manual here - https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Internet/ConnectionSharing Done setup accordingly to Ubuntu Internet Gateway ...
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NetworkManager asks for password repeatedly [802.1x][16.04]

I recently updated form 15.10 to 16.04, I live on a campus, and we have to sign in for internet through 802.1x. I did everything same as I did it on 15.10, but I can't sign in on ubuntu 16.04. After i ...
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Internet on Ubuntu server connected to modem is not working

I'm experimenting to connect my desktop machine running Ubuntu server to the modem. There are two eth outputs. One goes to the router and I used the other one for my desktop computer. The Internet ...
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Wifi (through usb wireless adapter) does not connect automatically

I am using Ubuntu 16.04. I used to be able to connect (automatically on start-up) to the Internet using a USB wireless adapter. One day, after start-up, Ubuntu said that it experienced an "internal ...
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Ralink RT3573 chipset not working with Ralink linux driver for that chipset. What now?

So I have a netgear n900 usb adapter I wanted to use to obtain a wireless connection in the latest ubuntu system. I followed some instructions that I will post below in order to download a Ralink ...
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Brief, Frequent Wifi Disconnects on Kubuntu 16.04

I apologize for the unclear description. The situation is that my wifi stays connected, and browsers work just fine. However, other scripts and programs requiring an internet connection periodically ...
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No internet connection unless I run dhcient and restart network-manager

I am having problems with my internet connection on Ubuntu 12.04-16.04. Whenever I start the computer up, I get connected via my ethernet cable, but I cannot connect to any IP except my ISP's or my ...
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internet connection not working on Ubuntu 9.04 [closed]

My laptop is Toshiba Satellite with Ubuntu 9.04, I've set the IP address, subnet mask, default gateway, DNS server and alternate server. But it's not working. Any suggestion for a browser?
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Ping IP - Ubuntu 16.04 and Windows 8.1

I dont know how to ping from ubuntu 16.04 to windows 8.1 in virtualbox. I turned off a windows firewall and choose bridget connection in virtualbox. I want to have two systems connected by one ...
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Everything wrong with Ubuntu 16.04? [closed]

I was a Windows10 user and, as I wanted to move to linux, I rencently changed to Ubuntu 16.04 . I really like the looks of Ubuntu, however, when comparing it with Windows10, Ubuntu: boost is a lot ...
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Random drops of the internet connection, while Network stays stable

Since a while now, I seem to have a weird problem: My laptop (with Ubuntu 14.04) randomly loses it's internet connection, at least 20-30 times a day (for about 1-2 minutes at a time) while the Network ...
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no Wi-Fi on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Asus notebook with MEDIATEK MT7630e

I'm new to Ubuntu. I installed it today, but the first thing I encounter is that I can only connect to the Internet through wifi. Can someone help me? iwconfig result : eth0 no wireless ...
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Ethernet says it's connected but can't access internet. But i can access internet after 15-30 minutes . why i face this problem?

I am using ubuntu and windows 10 by dual boot. when i boot ubuntu Ethernet says it's connected but can't access internet. But i can access internet after 15-30 minutes if in this time i don't touch my ...
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No internet connection (DNS server address is Router address)

My internet connection in Ubuntu 13.10 doesn't work. I can use IP addresses to open websites but not URLs. The DNS server that I connect to is the IP address of my Router. When I connect to the VPN of ...
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Poor Internet Speed on UBUNTU PC while android phone has good speed

I have an android phone and a laptop with UBUNTU 16.04. Both devices connected to same Wifi network. But My laptop's Internet speed is Much lower than my phone's internet speed and interrupts alot. ...
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internet disconnecets once every few hours

i am pretty new to ubuntu and having the 16.04 version i have a cable connection to the internet and once every few hours my internet disconnects. it happens at random, can happen twice in an hour and ...
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Wifi Not working after upgrading to Ubuntu 16.04 Plzz Help

I had ubuntu 15.10 and now upgraded to 16.04. Now the wifi is going. In network setting only Wired and Network Proxy is showing up but not Wifi. Every time i have connect to wired. My laptop is HP 15 ...
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Can not Connect to a specific network

I have Ubuntu installed on my HP laptop alongside windows 7. My problem is that I can not connect to the network at work neither by wifi nor by Ethernet cable. However, I manage to connect to the ...
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Internet speed decreases suddenly on Ubuntu 16.04

I am using Tata Photon Max Wifi to connect to internet. Since morning download speed is decreasing to 10-15 kbps. Normal speed I receive is usually more than 200 kbps. I have not changed any settings ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 - OpenVPN

I have one question. In my Ubuntu desktop 16.04 when I start one OpenVPN connection I lose internet connection. I think it's due to network I connect have a proxy and I have not configured. Is there ...
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WiFi driver installation on hp650 on Ubuntu 16.04 LTS [closed]

I am having trouble using my WiFi and Bluetooth on my hp650 running Ubuntu 16.04. I can only use a wired connection to surf the internet.
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Unable to Connect MTS Mblaze modem in Ubuntu 12.10?

I am using Ubuntu for 1st time and I do have an modem MTS Mblaze in India which I am using in Windows. But when I tried to connect in Ubuntu 12.10 using give default method (i.e. choose country, ...
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Ubuntu won't detect my Dell 1395 WLAN mini wireless card

I had just downloaded Ubuntu alongside windows using WUBI. I love Ubuntu but Ubuntu doesn't seem to recognize my wireless card. I have read elsewhere about installing the Ndiswrapper but that requires ...
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network problems [on hold]

I have an Acer Aspire Laptop type 5100 with a BCM 4318 network controller and although I have searched on the web for a solution with the B43 Cutters - firmware and broadcom software drivers am ...
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Creating Hotspot on Ubuntu VM with Windows 10 host

I have a bit of a messy setup that I need to get working. I am using virtualbox on windows 10. This machine is connected through a wired connection. On this windows machine, I also have a usb wifi ...
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How do I install drivers for a Netgear WNDA3100v2?

I have a Netgear WNDA3100v2 usb wifi adapter, and I need to figure out how to install the drivers. I have the disc that came with the adapter. What do I need to install in order to use this on Ubuntu ...
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Updated to 14.04, can't connect to the wireless network

So I dug out my 5+ year old netbook, and updated the Ubuntu to release 14.04 (from 10.04) and now it can see the wireless connection and it says it connects to it, but it does not load any pages in ...
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Can not connect to mobile broadband even when modem is detected

I am using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and when I connect the Linktop U100(CDMA2000 1X USB modem) the "New Mobile broadband connection" alongwith "Enable mobile broadband" appears in network drop-down menu but ...
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How do I unzip, install and run the game Xonotic.zip?

I have downloaded Xonotic using the orange download button on the site, but now I have no idea how to: Unzip the zip file of Xonotic Install Xonotic Run the game Xonotic I have looked everywhere, ...
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Ubuntu 14.04.3 slow internet, Toshiba Satellite L15W-B1208X with Intel Pentium N3700

I am brand new here, and while I've played around with Ubuntu before in a different machine, this is my first time on a UEFI machine. I've finally had enough with Windows 10, and have cut all ties now....