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

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Different internet ping from two user accounts

My desktop is running xubuntu 14.04 and my internet access is terrible with pings up to 9000MS. I created a new user account and I show ping speeds around 30ms, and browsing is fast. How can I find ...
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Connected to wifi . but no internet in Ubuntu 12.04

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04. Problem is it connects to WiFi and I can access to internet for sometime then no internet.I have to disconnect and reconnect WiFi then I can access internet for some ...
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How do I establish 'wireless internet connection sharing' via ethernet to Raspberry pi [duplicate]

I have searched this subject in great detail and still not able to connect my raspberry pi to the web via Ethernet. I have no problems making ssh contacts with the pi. I used this video as a start ...
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I can't connect to internet with a BCM4312

This is my first time with Linux (I am using Ubuntu 12.04) and i am having trouble connecting to internte. I read some post and i did the following, if anybody knows what could be happening i will be ...
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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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Ubuntu Won't Connect to the Internet - BCM4312

I've looked at the other questions about having problems connecting to the internet, but it hasn't worked for me so far. I bought a netbook and I wanted to try Ubuntu out, which I installed from a ...
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Qualcomm Atheros AR8161 - Ethernet connection doesn't work

Today I launched Ubuntu 15.10 from bootable pendrive and tried to connect to the Internet using wired connection - it doesn't work (same on Ubuntu 14.04). Wireless connection is fine. I've tried a lot ...
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High latency spikes BCM4352

Here's the facts: Using Ubuntu 15.10 Using network-manager (also tested with wpa_supplicant) Using bcmwl_kernel_source (unable to compile broadcom_sta, other kernel_source versions are not working) ...
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Erratic connectivity problems with Eduroam on 14.04 - possible workarounds?

I have to connect to eduroam through TU Delft settings from the following link ...
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Wireless Internet not working Acer Aspire R5

I'm so new to Linux that it should be illegal for me to post on this forum. I bought this Acer Aspire a few months. It came with Windows 10. I obtained a virus after I removed my anti-virus soft ...
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Using two different internet connections (no load balancing)

is there an easy way to set up two different internet connections on a server? I have a Cubieboard 4 running Linaro's Ubuntu Server Port. It was installed and configured using only it's ethernet port. ...
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Static IP broke internet connection

I tried to set up a static IP, i got myself a static IP, but now the internet connection is not working. I did these steps: - ifconfig, i wrote down information about my internet. - sudo gedit ...
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I can't connect to my wifi network

I have a serious problem here. I have a new pc . It's a HP Notebook - 15-ac103nk. I installed both Windows 7 and ubuntu. I had some problemes with Wifi drivers in Windows 7 but I fixed them , and ...
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Enable mobile broadband not working

I'm using an EVDO usb Modem on 12.04. It works perfectly fine for few times. But now on wards when ever I try to connect it shows not enabled in status . I tried to enable it by ticking "Enable Mobile ...
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Some website throws timeout exception from particular internet on linuxmint [on hold]

I am facing weird problem. On Internet connection - Ist When I open certain websites on my laptop in linuxmint 17.1 it keeps connecting and throws timeout exception. But when I test same website on ...
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WiFi works only after reinsatll

I am facing a strange connectivity problem. WiFi gets connected on my Ubuntu 14.04 but there is no internet. All other devices can connect to the same network. I reinstalled the Ubuntu desktop and ...
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What could be causing throughput issues?

I'm experiencing some crazy issues regarding my internet speed using Ubuntu 15.04. I can't get anything greater than 10Mbps down,but I'm achieve 30 Mbps up. My laptop doesn't have an Ethernet port, ...
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WiFi won't work, no matter what

Ok so I've been trying to troubleshoot this for a couple of months now but I just reached the end of my capabilities. The basic problem is that my wifi does not connect to my home network (at least ...
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Internet connection not working (Static IP)

I tried to set up a static IP, i got myself a static IP, but now the internet connection is not working. I did these steps: - ifconfig, i wrote down information about my internet. - sudo gedit ...
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NIC wired connection very slow [on hold]

Does Flash Player cause slow internet? I just started using Ubuntu 14.04. I downloaded the .iso image and created an install disk. When I ran it from the CD without installing it, I got 108.12mbps ...
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Windows 7 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS dual boot but internet not working in Ubuntu no Wifi or LAN connections

I tried not to duplicate a question but the one that is similar to my issues got no answer. Wired and Wireless internet not working in Ubuntu 14.04 I have a dual boot between Windows 7 and Ubuntu ...
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Can't access internet through wi-fi after some time connected [duplicate]

My problem is similar to this one but my wireless connection doesn't straight out disconnect. It appears to be ok looking at the wi-fi symbol at the upper right corner but after some time I can't ...
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Unable to create hotspot in ubuntu 14.04 using bridge mode

sample diagram: Internet ---> ADSL Router ---> (eth0)+----(Ubuntu 14.04 machine)----+(wlan0 :- WIFI-HOTSPOT) ----->| | |----> +(wireless interface of mobile1)---------(mobile1)----------| | |(wlan0 ...
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Can't access internet even though the computer is connected to an ethernet

I have dual-booted Windows 7 and Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. In the early phase my wired connection used to work in both Windows and Ubuntu. But now it is only working correctly on Windows. On Ubuntu there are ...
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How to fix a slow wireless internet connection on BCM4311 802.11b/g running Ubuntu 14.04 on Acer Extensa 4620z?

I was finally able to get my wireless card working on my Acer Extensa 4620z. My wireless card is Broadcom BCM4311 802.11b/g. My wireless internet speed is really slow. I get 17mbps but verizon speed ...
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Laptop will not detect my network directly and will not give me access to the internet even if connected

I have issues with connecting with the wifi internet when I turn on my laptop. I have 2 wifi networks that I can connect with and even though it shows that it has been connected to either of them, I ...
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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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Wi-Fi internet connection extremely slow with one network in Ubuntu 14.04

Since I moved out to a new place for a secondment I experience problems with internet connection on my Ubuntu 14.04. On the same network (Mariam) with the phone I get around 20 Mbps in download and ...
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Share ubuntu internet connection to iphone 6s using bluetooth or usb (not wifi)

Hello i have my laptop it has better wifi card from iphone 6s so i can have internet access only from my laptop via wifi. Is there a way to share the internet connection also on my phone? I know I ...
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Installing Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 with no internet connection

I'm trying to install Ubuntu Server 14.04.1 with no internet connection - and I'm going round in circles as I keep getting prompted for a mirror etc. I'm sure I'm missing something obvious...... I ...
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sudo apt-get install iexplore problem [legit] [closed]

W.t.f sudo apt-get install iexplorer not works plz halph guys omg dis broken kernel how do i do web-surf now? how do u even facebuk without ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 LTS not recognizing my wifi router

I am new to Ubuntu,in Wifi-networks I am able to see the routers of my neighbors,and some of them in near vicinity but it don't recognizes my WIFI router,I tried connecting it by clicking Connect to ...
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Internet Networking not working unless dhclient is run manually

Edit: Please note, this problem is caused from a broken package, and is talked about more in another post. If you need a quick fix to temporarily get back the internet to fix the problem, I recommend ...
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no-wifi on Ubuntu 14.04 [duplicate]

I've install Ubuntu today, got some troubles with WiFi, deleted broadcom driver and have set up again, WiFi have been working less then 10 min, then internet gone. I'm trying to connect again but its ...
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Wireless Connection Dropping Frequently Ubuntu 14.04

My Ubuntu 14.04 is finally installed on this dell emmc machine and the internet does work, but it drops after a few minutes of use (especially downloading). Here's the link to my wireless_script run ...
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No internet connection detected - Ubuntu 15.10

i have a problem. I recently installed Ubuntu 15.10 and installation resulted in no ethernet connection. I checked my ethernet cable and it is plugged in. here are results of lspc -knn: 00:00.0 ...
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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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PPPoe network errors

I am trying to connect wired pppoe network on ubuntu 14.04 I have referred : https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ADSLPPPoE network manager says "device not managed" I followed the setup ...
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14.04 wifi symbol missing; no Internet

Update: HERE is the solution: upgrade made all network manager and wireless disappear in Ubuntu this morning Original Post: Internet used to work just fine yesterday. But now I got this Issue: No ...
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Internet not working after last update [duplicate]

I have installed todays ubuntu update and internet does not work, nor wired or wireless. What can i do?
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Setting static ip for ubuntu in VMWare

I have a host windows machine which use static IP to connect to the internet (I am living at dormitory so everyone has their own IP). I installed Ubuntu inside of VMWare Workstation 12 but I am unable ...
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A posibble solution for Lenovo users with Realtek wireless card to solve their Wi-Fi issues

My system - Lenovo G50-45 with Realtek RTL8723BE wireless card. My wireless card details My skills - I'm new to Ubuntu. Dual booted Ubuntu 14.04 LTS along with Windows 10 on 28th of January, 2016. ...
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Cannot connect to network but works in safe mode

I have had Ubuntu 14 on my computer for a few months and have had little problems connecting to my wired connection. Today I had a problem with booting from my machine that I could fix after booting ...
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WiFi problem on Ubuntu (version 15.10)

WiFi is not working in my HP laptop on Ubuntu 15.10 whereas it is working fine in Windows 8. On Ubuntu 15.10 hardware key (for enabling and disabling Wi-Fi) turns red permanently while it turns white ...
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The ethernet cable is not detected

I updated my Ubuntu 14.04 lts, but after I rebooted it, it didn't detect the ethernet cable. I tried opening the network manager but it says that the network services are not compatible with this ...
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wifi connected but server not found in ubuntu 14.04 LTS(firefox is not working correctly)

I've used Ubuntu 14.04 on my laptop (Dual booting with Windows 7), and my internet connection used to be fine. The list of connections tells me I'm connected to my usual server, but I get the 'Server ...
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Wired internet problem

Recently a strange thing has happened to my laptop. Sometimes internet stops working on my laptop, but I can still access the internet using my phone, which is connected to the internet via my ...
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(Ubuntu 15.04) wireless connected but no internet access

i'm using ubuntu 15.04 vivid, I'm connected to the wifi but when I open Firefox, it said "Server not found", I open Software Updater it said Failed to download, basically no internet access. But I've ...
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Ubuntu 14- no internet connections at all

I'm booting Ubuntu in WMware Workstation while using Win7, my laptop has internet connection in windows, but when I go to Ubuntu, it does not reckognize any connections. I searched the answers online, ...
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internet works fine for few minutes but stop after a minute

I just installed Kubuntu on y HP pavillon 15-p088ca and everything was all right since my Internet stopped responding. I tried to ping localhost : everyting was fine, try ping google.com : nothing... ...