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

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Possible bug with new version of ubuntu finding my wifi radio

I think my Ubuntu automatically upgraded (the top line on grub's alternative grub boot page shows "Ubuntu, with linux 3.19.0-59-generic" and the next normal line shows "...-58-generic") and my wifi ...
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Problem connecting laptop (Ubuntu 14.04) to WiFi network

Okay, so I recently downloaded Ubuntu and installed it to run alongside Windows 7. When I started Ubuntu, I could not find my WiFi network in the network list. My ISP (Internet Service Provider) is ...
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Network Manger doesn't start automatically

The regression in the last network-manager update (may 13, 2016) also affected me. I've managed to fix it by downgrading, but since then every time I turn on or restart the computer, there is no ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 — The system network services are not compatible with this version

I have read all related questions but none of those answers worked for me. So the problem is that on my ubuntu 14.04, there isn't network connection and no network icon either. I have used ubuntu over ...
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Cannot activate Network Manager

Laptop sat cold for a day, and after a cold boot up I discovered no internet connection, no wireless or network icon in top right icon tray.. no access via ethernet.. nothing! Through terminal, ...
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WiFi Stopped Working After Updates on 5/13/16 (Xubuntu 14.04.4 LTS)

I used my desktop normally on Friday, but when I booted it up on Saturday (yesterday), there was no WiFi icon in the icon tray and there is now no network connection. I believe I installed some ...
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Unable to connect to the internet, Network menu has disappeared

I installed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS on Lenovo Think-pad laptop some months ago. Everything has been working fine until yesterday. Don't know whether something hasn't updated correctly. Very new to Ubuntu and ...
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On boot network-manager crashes

Since yesterday when I boot I cannot access the Internet and the network-manager applet doesn't appear anymore in the icon bar. When I start the service manually, the following error popup appears: ...
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ubuntu isc dhcp gives ip only once

My system is a Ubuntu PC with 3 thin clients that are connecting through ltsp to it. There is also a router inside this network so there are 2 DHCP servers inside the network. I've set the IP ranges ...
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My Network Notification icon not showing Ubuntu Kylin 14.04

I know this is a question asked a lot,but I have tried almost every solution out there and the network icon is still not showing. I am using Ubuntu Kylin 14.04. I tried to access nm-applet but it ...
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network-manager crashes [duplicate]

My networking was working fine yesterday. I shut down, went to bed, and when I booted up this morning it won't even talk to the router; network-manager crashes. I was wondering how to upgrade ...
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nmcli dev disconnect iface wlan0 does not work anymore :(

if I do sudo ifconfig wlan0 down, the network interface is turned off, and then turned on immediately (by network-manager, I guess), because it tries to re-connect, nmcli con up down xxx used to work ...
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I installed Jupiter and my network manager is gone!

I installed Jupiter, everything was goin' fine 'till y restarted my PC. Once it started my network manager was gone so I had no internet connection (neither wifi or ethernet). I tried everything i ...
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Network manager stopped working

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 and the network manager suddenly stopped working so I can't access the internet. The network manager icon doesn't appear in the bar. When I access the network manager from ...
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Network-manager behaving erratically Ubuntu 16.4 Mate

Clean install of Ubuntu Mate 16.4 on a Vizio CT-15 has issues with network manager. Indicator applet will sometimes show the up/down arrows as if it were connected to Ethernet when it is connected to ...
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WiFi stopped working after VPN configuration

I installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS on a MacBook Pro 12,1 the other day and everything worked well out of the box including WiFi. Then I setup VPN from privateinternetaccess.com using their .deb package and ...
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How can I restore my broken (appears to be renamed) wired ethernet connection?

Yesterday I lost my internet connection after rebooting my Ubuntu 16.04 installation. Now when Ubuntu boots, it searches for a network for a couple of minutes, then states "Connection established" but ...
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14.04 - Network manager stopped working

When I started my laptop, there was no network service, and also no network icon in the top bar. It gives an error when I start OS like "Sorry, Ubuntu 14.04 experienced an internal error". When I ...
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Network connection not prompting for password

I'm looking at my syslog and seeing very little in the way of useful information about this, but whenever I try to connect to a wifi or VPN connection, I don't get any prompt for auth but the menu on ...
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is a file in /etc/network or in /etc/network-manager misconfigured?

Each time when I want to run sudo apt-get update then the system stucks and only following line appears : 0% [connection with dlink.com (12.130.207.110)] [connection with dlink.com:1024 ...
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System boots slow - Ubuntu 16.04

I recently installed ubuntu 16.04 , after the installation seems like it takes more time to boot . On an average it takes 55 seconds to 1 minute . While checking the "dmesg" log I could see it gets ...
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blueman vs network manager

Flavor: Lubuntu 16.04 At first: I am aware that there are numerous questions concerning a missing nm-applet icon in a lubuntu/lxde panel, but my case differs and I could not find one of the solutions ...
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Route traffic from eth1(local network) to eth0(external network) where ubuntu is dhcp server

I have an ubuntu server which is configured to be DHCP server to give IP address to a cisco switch through eth1. eth0(connected to the external network) ip:10.106.24.182 netmask: 255.255.255.0 ...
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16.04 LTS - all wifi connectivity lost when changing wifi networks

After upgrading from 15.10 to 16.04, when I switch wifi networks using the network manager applet, all networking capability is lost. Before selecting the different wifi network, the wifi works ...
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Hide unmanaged network interfaces in Ubuntu

On my laptop running Ubuntu 16.04 I have VMware Workstation 12 Pro (legitimately) installed, so there are virtual network interfaces that are unmanaged by network-manager but they still show up in the ...
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how to bring linux bridge up at booting time?

I am trying to bring up a linux bridge at the time my ubuntu is booting. The bridge is mapped to eth0 interface. Is there any way?
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Ubuntu 16.04 LTS How to force all http/https trafic to use proxy?

I'm just switched back to Ubuntu, from Windows. I had a program in windows (Fiddler) wich captured all outgoing traffic and could edit their header to use proxy. Are there any way to force all of my ...
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Default route is for the wrong router on same network

This is just plain bizarre, I really am not sure what to make of it. The router situation of the place I'm staying at is as follows: there is a wireless router (router A) that is connected directly ...
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Network Interface does not come up automatically

I have a couple of Jetson TK1s and Jetson TX1s running Ubuntu 14.04 (Linux4Tegra). I need to be able to switch between two network configurations - an "office" one where I'm in the office and can ...
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Network Manager taking control of interface when restarting

I start my computer without any special configuration in /etc/network/interfaces, so as expected NetworkManager manages my wlan0 interface. Then at somepoint I change the /etc/network/interfaces to ...
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Ubuntu NetworkManager version downgrade

I have installed Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. Everything is working fine. But, I cannot connect to the Internet. Our university is using 802.1x - TTLS/PAP authentication. It cannot pass the PAP security phase. ...
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Network Problem

I have started Ubuntu 16.04 LTS OS 2days ago along Windows 8.1 OS, initially my broadband was connected and there was no problem with wiered connection but now my wired connection is disconnected and ...
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KDE5 Not Connecting to L2TP VPN

KDE is refusing to allow me to connect to the server, saying that org.freedesktop.NetworkManager.l2tp is not installed. Logfile: May 5 11:54:12 BlackHawk NetworkManager[7978]: <info> [...
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OpenVPN no valid VPN secrets on 14.04 LTS [duplicate]

I followed below guide: Connect to access server from Ubuntu I tried the first time to get OpenVPN running on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I installed network-manager-openvpn-gnome and also network-manager-...
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14.04 LTS: Mobile broadband “connected” but network unavailable

As of a software update 2-3 days ago (let's say after May 1 but before May 5), network via broadband doesn't work. Connecting to mobile broadband lights up the correct LEDs on the dongle. ifconfig ...
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connection to wifi network with my asus x205T

I Have installed Ubuntu Linux on my Asus X205T, using an USB WiFi, (everything went ok). In the next step, I tried to install the wifi network driver: wget https://android.googlesource.com/platform/...
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Is there any challenge-response IPSec VPN client for Linux?

I've been looking at Network Manager and now looking at StrongSwan. Although StrongSwan seems to support challenge-response, it seems it only does so on the server side. Whereas vpnc/NetworkManager ...
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Networkmanager does not know that I am online, after resuming from hibernate

The following question is very close to this question. When closing the lid of my notebook or going to hybernate and waking up my Ubuntu Mate 16.04 machine, the nm-applet shows, that I am offline. ...
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Only use /etc/network/interfaces for configuring network

I'm comfortable using the classic /etc/network/interfaces, and since I've had bad experiences with Network-Manager in the past, one of the first things I do when installing a new Ubuntu system is to ...
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How to release an IP address and renew from the commandline?

I am using modern versions of Ubuntu that use network-manager, and I would like release and renew my network settings through the commandline. In the olden days when Ubuntu used the interfaces file, ...
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14.04 to 16.04 upgrade ignores NetworkManager.conf

The machine in question was a straight from dvd install of 14.04 (upgraded to date before upgrade to 16.04 on 27-APR-16), with static ip, bind9 and registered domain. /etc/NetworkManager/system-...
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How to autoconnect an ad-hoc network?

If I use the network connection editor to create a new wifi ad-hoc network, I can see it on another computer and connect to it. However, the other computer connects automatically if and only the ...
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Kubuntu 16.04 network-manager failed to edit connection with crued log

Always I want to edit a network-connection(WiFi, VPN, eth etc.) I get a log-message something like May 2 21:39:19 mylaptop NetworkManager[925]: <info> [1462217959.6967] audit: op="connection-...
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Interface's manual configuration problem

I'm building some home lab (Linux & windows) & I have some very basic configuration problems. The problem: Ubuntu 14.04 updated & upgraded (will be a router) I want to configure 3 ...
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Configure two network interfaces on Ubuntu 14.04

My computer is running Ubuntu Server 14.04, and is connected to two networks at the same time (i.e., local network A with IP 192.168.1.30, which has access to Internet; and another local network B ...
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Set static IP Ubuntu 16.04

I am a new with Linux, having years experience with Windows servers/desktops and am having issues setting a static IP. I am using a method used for previous versions of Ubuntu, which doesn't seem to ...
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16.04 LTS wifi connection lost randomly every 5 minutes [duplicate]

First I had this issue described here 16.04 LTS wifi connection issues but nobody was able to provide a valid answer. Recently this wifi connection issue gets even worse. I would lose wifi connection ...
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Cant SSH to remote server trought VPN

Currently am running Ubuntu 16.04 with installed and configured CiscoAnyConnect VPN. When I connect to VPN, I can't ssh to remote servers. SSH is just standing and nothing is happening. I can ping ...
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Not receiving IPv6 RA packets

I have a new Dell XPS13 Sputnik edition that came with 14.04 installed and it's not picking up an IPv6 address by auto configuration. Network manager is set to Method: Automatic Running wireshark I ...
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Troubleshoot personal internet failure, vol. 2

This a follow-up from here: Troubleshoot personal internet failure, where: sudo service NetworkManager restart was proposed. However, Internet failure again today. I did the restart, but this didn'...