A router is a device that forwards data packets between computer networks, creating an overlay internetwork

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I would like to make a Virtual Router on Ubuntu 14.04

I have Ubuntu 14.04. But when I try to create a virtual router from the "Create new wireless network" I lose connection. This issue was resolved in the forum, in the following post: I would like to ...
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Router cannot see the Ubuntu server VirtualBox on Windows 8 [duplicate]

I have a Windows 8 os on my computer with a VirtualBox Ubuntu server 14. Windows has access to the Internet and is visible on the router as an attached device 10.0.0.x. The Ubuntu server has access ...
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How to print via router?

Hello I'm new to Ubuntu and I want to know how can I print files using a printer connected to a router via usb. Printer: Canon PIXMA MP210 Router: TP-LINK WR1042ND I already done that some time ago ...
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got stuck with router set-up ASUS RT-N10P

I've had perfectly tuned router, but it broke up a couple of days ago. I've setup network connection via pppoeconf, but today i've bought a new router and totally unable to enter it's administration ...
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Unstable wireless connection on Ubuntu only (router config problem?)

so I'm using Ubuntu 14.04 and I could connect to all Wi-Fi's that I've tried and it worked fine... Except for this router that I have at home. This connection seems to be unstable, it just randomly ...
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How to make my IP direct to my website instead of router?

This has been a few hour struggle trying to figure this out (especially when i'm a total novice). I've found stuff on port directing, but can't really figure it out, watched a few YouTube videos and ...
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Setting up NAT for internet access on a connected router

I'm setting up a NAT for a connected router to my laptop using the following command (IP forwarding is enabled): sudo iptables -t nat -A POSTROUTING -s 192.168.47.0/24 -o eth0 -j MASQUERADE So ...
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How to route between two separate internal networks

I've got two networks I'm trying to connect, both on different subnets. eth0 - 10.0.0.0/24 eth1 - 192.168.0.0/24 I've set up NAT for both on ppp0. Lets say Computer A (192.168.0.50) is trying to ...
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Different output between Network tool 3.8.1 and Terminal traceroute

Network 3.8.1 constantly gives a different output than running traceroute command from terminal. Also the outcome remains different while using different ISP. No changes in PC interfaces other than ...
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Install network printer manually (TP-link TL-WDR3600)

I want to use a HP Deskjet f380 printer as a USB connected network printer, connected with a TP-link TL-WDR3600 router and it's not working. This question is a duplicate of: Install Network Printer ...
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Bash script to set a Ubuntu machine as a Router

I am looking for Script that would set a Ubuntu machine as a router and also options for it to be changed back to normal Network settings and configurations.
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Router wifi connection problem

I have a router ZTE H218N. It work OK on LAN, but I'm unable to connect my HP on wireless. Another HP on my desk, with Win, Wi Fi works perfect. Could somebody help me with some ideas?
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Ubuntu server as a Gaming Router [duplicate]

We've all experienced it: gaming, interrupted. Room mates streaming movies, family members downloading large files, significant others using Skype or Facetime -- this is your bandwidth! The lifeblood ...
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Local share access problem

since my last boot I've been having a weird issue: I can easily access the internet, and ping various websites, however I can't ping any address on my local network. I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 with ...
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3 virtual machines running ubuntu. vm1,vm2,vm3, vm2 as router, only vm1 has internet

I have 3 ubuntu Virtualbox virtual machines labled vm1,vm2,vm3. I would like only vm1 to have access to the internet. I would like vm2 to act as a router between vm1 and 3. So I can ping vm3 from vm1 ...
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How can I make VirtualBox guests share the host's VPN connection?

Question When I start my VPN on my ubuntu desktop computer which acts as a router, the attached subnet loses internet connectivity, but is still accessible (LAN). Ideally, I would like to know how to ...
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Install Network Printer Manually (Router : TP-Link TL-WR842ND)

Router Model No. : TL-WR842ND After reading this article, I carry on the installation but it does not work. This is the properties page : I have attempted to print test page but the status shows ...
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Wi-Fi connection established but no internet access

I've bought an Asus laptop (x552cl-sx047h model) and I having problems with Wi-Fi connection. It had Windows 8 preinstalled but I delete and install Windows 7 and Ubuntu. I run Ubuntu and it connects ...
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Virtual Hotspot Router to share wifi [duplicate]

Can someone suggest me an app for Ubuntu 13.10 to create a hotspot and share my wifi internet connection like Connectify for Windows You may ask why don't I connect to the wifi directly rather than ...
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I loose the wifi connection close to the router

I have a weird problem and I have no idea what is going on. From my room the wifi works good but as soon as I put my laptop next to the router I loose the connection and cannot reconnect. I have a ...
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Transferring files through wifi network

I have a Desktop running windows 7 and a laptop running Ubuntu. I have a wireless N router connected to both. I wanted to transfer some files from my desktop to laptop. I found an option called ...
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Dynamic DNS advice for a home server on a .co.uk domain

I have the following setup: A home server running Ubuntu Server 12.04 A D-Link DSL-2780 capable of Dynamic DNS routing to www.dyndns.org, www.no-ip.com, zoneedit.com A domain purchased with ...
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Ethernet not connecting on boot

I recently moved my router to another PC and the back to my own and now my system won't start the ethernet connection automatically upon boot, I have to manually click on Wired Connection 1 each time. ...
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How to get LTSP working with client and server on vbox on different laptops and connected via wifi router?

I have setup client in vbox. Vbox adapter connects to host which connects to wireless router. Having trouble seeing the LTSP server. (Router has 192.1.168.xx DHCP with mask 255.255.255.0 ) LTSP ...
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Running ubuntu server behind a router DSL-2780

I am not sure if this qualifies as an Ubuntu related question or if i need to go to a D-Link related community. I am currently following the ars technica guide on setting up a home server using an HP ...
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Problem with routing over vpn / Slow connection

I have some weird issues with my connection over VPN and I narrowed it down to being related to my home network & OS. I am using shrew soft vpn to connect to the vpn and it connects properly but ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 wired connection problem by changing router

i recently change my I.S.P and also i change my router. When i did this i can't have a wired connection on network but i can connect wireless. Any suggestions?
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Computer is not detecting any wireless signal

I have recently acquired a new laptop, and my old laptop was too old to sell for any significant value. I decided to put the eight gigs to use on my old laptop and installed 12.04 on an eight gig DVD. ...
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How to use multiple wireless adapters to route traffic based on target

I have multiple wireless adapters (let's call them wlan0, wlan1) and I can connect to multiple networks (let's call them network0, network1) at the same time. Now, what I want to accomplish is, route ...
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Newly Ubuntunized Windows Laptop - Best way to connect to internet?

I'm very happy with the conversion of my Windows Vista Panasonic CF19 Toughbook to Ubuntu. Touchscreen works great. Bluetooth connectivity great. The whole new-to-Ubuntu experience is going pretty ...
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How to use network interface of another PC to connect to web

There is a server machine with two network interfaces: eth0 eth1 It can access the web through eth0 and eth1 is used for client machines to access the files on the server. How can I configure the ...
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Trouble publishing plex media server. Should I disable DNS relay?

Just like the title says. I have tried and tried again to get this media server published to myplex and it never works. I have set a static IP address (I think). And I was looking in the router ...
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Ubuntu Server 13.10 can't mount hard drive that is on my router

So I am working currently with my Ubuntu server which I have it on my laptop at the moment so I can test out how to work with the server OS. I have it up and running with samba, openSSH, webmin, and ...
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Ubuntu 12.10 won't use dhcp static lease from my router

I have a Buffalo router running dd-wrt (came stock from the factory with it). I have a DHCP static lease setup for my computer which dual boots Windows 7 and Ubuntu 12.10. When running Windows, there ...
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Trying to install Click Modular Router and need /usr/src/linux to install as kernel module

I'm trying to install Click Modular Router as a Linux Kernel Module. I ran the command sudo ./configure --enable-linuxmodule And I got the following error Can't find /usr/src/linux, so I can't ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 say's Router is Disconnected even when it is connected

Router : Tp-Link (TD-W8951ND) the router was connected 2-3 times but the internet didn't worked and for the most of the times its said disconnected
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Wlan Empfang schlecht// Wlan reception very bad

On Windows 8 the Wlan reception was great,no problems. But since I have Ubuntu 12.04, the reception is very bad. When I move a few meter from my router,my Internet slows down... Have anyone an idea ...
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SSID of my wireless network is missing in Ubuntu 12.04 I can see other SSID's

I am unable to connect to the wireless network from Ubuntu 12.04 where as I can connect to the same wireless network via Windows 7, here is a snapshot of connected network in Windows 7 the SSID to ...
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Unable to send data with tp-link router

I'm posting this question on Windows because when I try to do "sending activities", like posting on forums or uploading image files to image host websites on my recently installed Ubuntu system, the ...
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Is there a way to advertise only 1 Samba Share across 2 home router subnets?

I have a Samba File Share that I'd like to make available to my Airport Extreme Guest Network on a different subnet. I'm hoping for read-only access to keep my home network secure, but still allow ...
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ubuntu wifi connection problems

I use ubuntu 13.04 version and established a strong connection to my wifi router just fine, but it won't connect to the internet, I'm using the built in Mozilla Firefox browser. What.seems to be the ...
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L2TP Tunnelling For Static IP - Ubuntu 12.04 as Router

Got an Ubuntu desktop set up as my router, ISP recently added static IPs and I've got no idea how to get this to work. Any help would be appreciated. Connection Type Remote ...
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Force index page on LAN connection

I run 3 servers on a local network. I'd like to force an index.html/php to pop on to anyone joining the LAN. I see many routers these days pop up a guest login page and think somehow I can point the ...
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How to set-up Linksys e4200 router on Ubuntu 13.04?

How do I set up my router (Linksys e4200)? I have the software that came with it but it is for Windows. My computer has Internet access but when I click on Internet connection information I get error: ...
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Can't reach PC over network until it pings me

I have two Ubuntu PC's in my setup. PC A is wired into the home router. PC B is wireless. When I reboot PC A, I can't ping PC B until PC B pings PC A. After that it works just fine. Also I think ...
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How can we make our ubuntu server router as gateway mode to router mode?

based on this sample guide link: http://ubuntulinux.co.in/blog/ubuntu/nat-configuration-with-iptables-in-ubuntu/ with this code: iptables –append FORWARD –in-interface eth1 -j ACCEPT it ...
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using a router plugged in to ubuntu pc to connect wirelessly to another modem/router

PLEASE How do I use my router to connect to another modem wirelessly so that I can use the internet. My pc has a weak connection but I have a spare router that has a good wireless capability, I want ...
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Monitor internet over wan?

I don't even know if this is possible or not, but I am looking for a "network monitor" that actually monitors what is going through the modem, not the router. Unfortunately the only Internet option I ...
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How to manage vodacom R205 router access

I've installed UBUNTU 13.04 along side Win7 and so far all is good. I just have one issue for now: How do I enter the pin into my R205 wi-fi router (Vodacom South Africa) without having to start up ...
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HELP! how to connect to hard drive that is connected to router?

I am wondering if one of you can help me out. I am a window guy and do not know anything about ubuntu. However, I have a computer that I am using for work that is running ubuntu because the software ...