NetworkManager is a set of co-operative tools that make networking simple and straightforward.

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Create WiFi hotspot on ubuntu

Although many questions have already been asked regarding WiFi hotspot, I didn't get any of the solutions working for me. I connect to the Internet using a 3G Dongle of Huawei 3772 (Vodafone). The ...
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Connecting to internet over wifi or tether, DHCP does not set DNS [duplicate]

sorry for bad english. I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 64 bit and I have a strange internet connection problem. When I'm at work I can access internet via DHCP wireless and wired without problems. When I'm at ...
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How to make my ubuntu be a gateway / forward my WiFi connection over a LAN connection to a different machine

Sooo, the question is: Can someone please give me a neat step by step checklist i need to do to be able to 1) connect to a wireless connection 2) share (bridge?) that connection via LAN 3) have ...
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Why do my DNS settings keep having to be reset?

I have a laptop that I use on my home LAN, my work LAN and my work VPN via my home LAN through OpenConnect. In addition, I also sometimes use TorGuard, which is a OpenVPN connection. All of these are ...
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WiFi connects to nothing?

When I resume my laptop from sleep the wireless connection will be connecting to a blank space. To fix it I have to disconnect, wait a few seconds and them reconnect to my network. Is there any way to ...
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my wlan card is not working propperly after suspending my laptop

I have an old laptop. I installed Lubuntu on it, and everything was working propperly, until I desided to test suspending the laptop. The Machine suspends and wakes propperly, but since I woke it the ...
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No connection with Ethernet

When I installed ubuntu 14.04 my ethernet is not connecting. Anyone can help me , please ? NetworkManager Tool State: disconnected Device: eth0 Type: Wired Driver: r8169 ...
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How to store network-manager settings in home

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 with the network-manager. It stores all Information about wireless networks, VPNs, ... in /etc/NetworkManager/system-connections and I was just wondering why... I thought the ...
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ifconfig eth0 eth0: error fetching interface information: Device not found

I'm new to Ubuntu. In my system WIFI is working fine but Ethernet is not working fine. ifconfig -a lo Link encap:Local Loopback inet addr:127.0.0.1 Mask:255.0.0.0 ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 ignoring network settings performed in the UI?

I have installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Server, and then added a minimal desktop like so: sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop --no-install-recommends Then I complemented the install with the following ...
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Plasma-nm configuration files broken?

plasma-nm doesn't work properly, as you can see in the attached image. Well, it seems I've not enough reputation to attach images, sorry... But on this site you can see exactly the same image and it's ...
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unable to connect network after update - maybe driver issue?

There are lots of similar questions, but i think my case is different because of a driver issue. So the problem is that my laptop cannot connect to wireless network (cannot test for wired) after the ...
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network fails when hd moved

my hd was moved into new reassembled pc. Everything works, except networking (wired/wireless). Linux can see the devices, but cannot activate. Following are data that i can get: # uname -a Linux ...
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I have to reconnect to my wifi every time i'm downloading or gone

Every time I'm downloading something huge, I almost always lose my internet connection. Network Manager says I'm still connected wireless but pinging google.com just hangs. The same problem also often ...
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Get all binded ip addresses

I have configured my network card eth0 to use 3 IPs, such as 192.168.1.10, 10.0.0.10 and 192.168.0.10. After network restart, ifconfig is showing only one IP ie, 192.168.1.10. But I can ping ...
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How to remember which network connection to use?

I have two connections: universal using DHCP and static IP for my home network. I'm usualy at home, so I want to use my static home connection. But every reboot, it's connected using DHCP and I have ...
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Problem with a BCM4313 on a Toshiba laptop

The laptop is a Toshiba Satellite A660, running Ubuntu 12.04 and it has a wireless interface that doesn’t work. So, I went to the cterminal and typed sudo lshw -C network (as per the instructions in ...
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Connect to wireless device by WIFI

I am trying to connect a mobile hot spot[without any password] from Linux device. The name of the hotspot is "WT19i-Sid" without any password. But I ma getting "No DHCPOFFERS received." and I am not ...
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DHCP running at startup

In order for my WiFi at work to work I had to use wpa_supplicant, as the Network Manager just would not connect. Manually I use two commands: sudo wpa_supplicant -B -i wlan0 -c ...
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Is dnsmasq preventing internet?

On my computer I have dual boot Win 7 and Xubuntu 14.04 64-bit. Tonight I switched over to Xubuntu to work on something. When I fired up Firefox it acted like I didn't have an internet connection. ...
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ubuntu 12.04 Wifi not working

My wifi is not working since I uninstalled network-manager-gnome. The output of sudo lshow -C network is *-network DISABLED description: Wireless interface product: PRO/Wireless ...
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I can't connect OpenVPN automatically as soon as my Wifi is connected in Ubuntu 14.04

I see an option in Ubuntu 14.04 network manager that I can connect to VPN automatically as soon as a wireless connection is connected. For some reason, I can't make it work. It just tries to connect ...
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How to connect to OpenVPN from 14.04?

I have set up an OpenVPN connection via the Network Manager, but the connection is failing. When I try the connection from the command line I get the following error: sudo openvpn --config ...
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WLAN0 scans but doesn't connect

I have two older Dell computers now working on Lubuntu. Had much trouble getting the Broadcom cards to work, but with Askubuntu help, they are now working. However, although wlan0 scans, sees my ...
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change behavior of network/internet icon in ubuntu

internet icon in ubuntu desktop just check connect to the modem or network but it don't check connection to the internet I want to change it's behavior to check both of them. something like network ...
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Restarting network manager every time

I am running an Ubuntu 13.10. Every time I reboot my computer, I have go to the terminal and type: sudo service network-manager restart to get wi-fi running. Is there any way to make this process ...
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OpenVPN on Ubuntu 14.04: Auto Connect on startup

There are a lot of topics concerning this. OpenVPN Auto Connection by putting the conf file to /etc/openvpn just doesnt work. When using the Authentification type "password" an easy way to make it ...
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Start & Stop internet connexion without broking Network Manager

I am on Precise. I used this command (with an alias), to close the network, dbus-send --system --print-reply --reply-timeout=120000 --type=method_call --dest=org.freedesktop.NetworkManager ...
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override dns nameserver [duplicate]

i wish to set higher priority for my dns nameservers, or override the ones that are being set by the dhcp server. no matter which approach i took, nslookup never displays the right dns nameserver. ...
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where I put my network address on ubuntu? [closed]

In windows when i put my IP address like that 116.193.170.37 255.255.255.0 116.193.170.1 and their network address: 00241D3C6FCF but in ubuntu I cound not put my network address. I don't know ...
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Intermittent wired network issues in 14.04

Since yesterday, my wired network connection has been dropping for a couple of seconds every 30 seconds or so. To my knowledge, I had not made any changes to my network. Output of ifconfig -a: ➜ ~ ...
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can't click on warning window, window not active [closed]

When I want to connect to a network using a certificate, and I don't provide one, the network manager will open the following window for me. I would like to "Ignore", but I can't click on the ...
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VNC connection in Ubuntu 14.04 disconnects my wifi

I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on a ASUS vivoPC-60. When I installed it I had a few problems with the embedded wireless, it wouldn't see any networks, but after a reinstall, I had no more problems of that ...
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Host is unreacheble with static networking configuration via /etc/network/interfaces while GUI NetworkManager is ok

I have some trouble setting-up the network interface using the static IP configuration. I run ubuntu 12.04 kernel 3.11.0-22 with the back-ports enabled. I followed these instructions from ...
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Run shell script on connection to network connection, but as user

I want to run a script when I'm connecting to a specific network, but only when I'm logged in. I know about cuttlefish, but it's not being maintained. This is not a duplicate of the other question, ...
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Wifi hotspot to connect to Android using Broadcom 43xx

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 64b on a Dell Inspiron N5010. My wireless device (found using lspci) is Broadcom Corporation BCM4313 802.11bgn Wireless Network Adapter (rev 01). I bought a new android ...
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Wi-Fi networks not detected anymore

Problem : Wi-Fi networks not detected anymore What triggered it ? My computer froze and I ended up having to restart it using the power switch. In case it could be relevant : it froze while I was ...
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Lubuntu equivalent for gnome-system-monitor

Gnome-system-monitor shows, under resources, three things, namely CPU, Memory and Network History. Is there a Lubuntu equivalent which shows me these things? As far as I've noticed, Lubuntu has Task ...
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Wireless does not work 14.04 laptop model MM061 [duplicate]

Wireless network not working (built-in adapter) I can't see any network but in Windows it is working. So I should use a (network external adapter) and I can see the network and Access to the web. ...
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dispatcher.d script not executing

I'm currently working on script , which will change proxy and apt settings depending on network in which the Laptop will be plugged in. Problem is that, if i run the script from terminal, everything ...
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Create personal wireless network on laptop

I have a WiFi Network, now I have connected my laptop to the WiFi Network. And it is working fine I'm able to access the internet via WiFi. But I want to create other network on my laptop so that I ...
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Set specific interface for internet access

I have a machine with three network interfaces running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, 64-bit, kernel 3.5.0-49. I am using all three interfaces. Two of them are connected to LANs (eth0 and eth1) and one is ...
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network connection

I have a rather fascinating problem and hoping some one could shed the light on it. I have Ubuntu 12.4 LTS Server with 2 NIC's : 1. 10/100 2. 10/100/1000. eth0 & eth1 respectfully. I used the ...
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No Static Connection Established

I have Ubuntu Server 12.4 LTS Installed and Ubuntu desktop on top of it. Recently My Internet/Network connection stop working. my Gigabit Wired Ethernet card is set to Static. but does not connect to ...
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Make wired device connected to eth0 visible on wireless network wlan0

my network uses the wireless router that came with the cable company. It is not the greatest router but is my only option at this time. I recently received a PlayStation 4 as a gift, and unfortunately ...
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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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VPN failure Lubuntu 14.04

I just installed Lubuntu 14.04 as an upgrade to 13.04. Now, when I attempt to run an openvpn connection I get an error message. (Everything worked fine in 13.04.) Clicking on the Network Icon gets ...
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Connect to UofU WPA2Enterprise

I'm trying to connect to a WPA2Enterprise connection so I can stay connected at the University I study at. I initially tried to connect via the gui, but I couldn't specify some of the things that the ...
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Ubuntu VPN Outside Network Connection Issue

I am having a strange issue when connecting to my VPN. It kicks me off the internet. I have it setup in 'Network Settings' (due to that is the only way I was able to get it to work) Now, while I am ...
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Wireless Adapter Disconnects after Suspend on 14.04

After suspending and resuming my machine, my wireless networking fails to reconnect. Running nmcli nm shows the following: Before: RUNNING STATE WIFI-HARDWARE WIFI ...