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

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How do I access an external hard drive plugged into my router?

I am running Ubuntu 11.10 and I own a Netgear N600 Wireless Dual Band Router with a USB port built into it. Naturally, the router came with instructions on how to mount and view this drive with both ...
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How do I set up a wireless connection in Ubuntu 14.04?

I can successfully establish a wired connection when I hook an Ethernet cord to my laptop. However, I don't know how to set up a wireless connection. I have a Linksys E800 router. My computer doesn't ...
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Where to add this route address: route add -net {ip_address1} netmask {ip_address2} gw {ip_address3}

Every time I need to enter this command from terminal in order to access the required machine. Can we add this entry in any file so that even if we restart the machine we need not to run this command. ...
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Two different DNS on router and pc?

My default DNS on my router is set to DynDNS. If I set the router as default DNS on my pc, it would use DynDNS as the DNS. Then what if I set Google Public DNS as DNS on my pc, and DynDNS on my ...
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dig doesn't work in Ubuntu 14.10, works in 12.04 in the same network

I'm having an issue when trying to use dig at one of my computers running Ubuntu 14.10 Desktop 64 bit. The same works in Ubuntu 12.04 both at separate physical machine and running inside VMWare ...
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How do I obtain a static IP address through the terminal?

I've been trying to get my desktop connected to my network for 5 days now(both wireless and wired), I came to the point yesterday that I was going to abandon the GUI and connect it through the ...
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How to restrict wireless networks seen on my ubuntu machines

I have 2 wireless routers (ground floor - c1, first floor - c2). I would like the Ubuntu machines in my LAN to see only the above wireless routers (c1, c2) and not routers outside my building (say the ...
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Problems with Wifi access through D-LINK 600M

I have this peculiar problem of WiFi access only through my D-LINK 600M router in Ubuntu. Here is how I have arrived at the conclusion: I can access the WiFi through the router on Windows On ubuntu ...
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Ubuntu Server 14.04 LTS + ASUS AC68U router trafic redirection / filtering / remove ads

I have just added a HP Gen8 Microsever to my lan set-up and I'm wondering if there's a possibility to set it up in such a way that http traffic is automatically filtered for ads. Details on the ...
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WiFi stacks when I connect netbook with ubuntu 14.04

I have a modem router wireless DLINK and a few devices connected to it via WIFI. Everything works perferctly but the netbook with xubuntu 14.04 32bit. When I try to connect this netbook, wifi stacks ...
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Dlink dir-615 routerwith ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

What instructions are available for configuring a Dlink dir-615 router with ubuntu11.10. I can access the router website and get a wired connection message but firefox cannot find the internet
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How to setup Ubuntu router with 2 WAN interfaces

I have an ubuntu router with Ubuntu server 14.04 installed. Physical network interfaces are: eth0 - local LAN eth3 - WAN (internet) wlan2 - local wireless LAN (AP) This is my ...
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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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How to route between 2 connections (different network) in 1 PC (wired & wireless card)?

I have a problem to make a routing table for my PC. I have 1 pc running on Ubuntu, and i have 2 connection card (eth0 & wlan0). eth0 IP : 192.168.1.1/24 wlan0 IP: 10.10.10.1/24 with dhcp-server ...
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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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Cannot access any ports outside of local network

Object: Ubuntu 14.04 machine with ownCloud, XBMC (media server) and command-line Transmission installation (for remote downloads). Problem: I configured all ports and added them to my routers Port ...
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Configure router through ethernet and simultaneously access the internet through wifi

As the title says i have a new router that i want to be able configure through Ethernet(will not be used to connect to the internet, just for local experimentation). I also have the WiFi adapter of ...
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I can't reach some website

I have 2 PCs and 2 laptops in my office. and they're connected by wire to a router, which is also the DHCP server. The 4 machines are all Ubuntu 14.10. When I only use my laptop, everything is fine: ...
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Server locking up router

I have an Ubuntu server 14.04 with two kvm VM's running 12 and I am having issues with them locking up my router. I will loose all connectivity can't ssh or webmin into them and any external users ...
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how to use openwrt and compile firmwre in ubuntu

I am first time using Ubuntu. I want to use open wrt on Ubuntu. i want tutorial on using the open WRT on Ubuntu. I want to compile my project on open WRT but i does not know anything how to use open ...
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Is Wireshark the correct tool as a data (traffic) meter? Something better?

My household is allotted 250 gigabytes per month. Someone in my family is using-up all the data. The "traffic meter" on my router (WNDR3700) only tells me total data usage. I want to break it down by ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 in a VM as DHCP / Router

Preface: I'm quite noobish Desire I have a bunch of IP phones I want to program using DHCP options 66/160. Our router is just a standard D-link so doesn't handle options. So I figured I would ...
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Unable to connect to router-goes to web server instead

When I type 192.168.1.1 which is supposed to open up router configuration page, i'm being sent to apache web server's default "it works" page. How to resolve this IP conflict? This is happening on ...
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Unable to access internet through D-link N300 router

I have Windows and Ubuntu installed on my desktop computer and I use a D-link N300 router for my home. The connection setup for router is working fine within Windows, but I am unable to connect into ...
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Unable to connect to router and internet

Strange problem: I can't connect to internet or the router (nm-applet shows connection) via WLAN or LAN. When pinging the router responses, when trying to open the configurations however firefox says ...
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Ubuntu 14.04 Server operated as a WIFI-LAN-Router drops packets between LAN and WIFI

I would like beeing able to exchange packets between WIFI and LAN. My Ubuntu 14.04 Server operated as a lan-wifi-router has two physical Ethernet Ports (p4p1 and p5p1) as well as a WIFI Module ...
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How to configure Ubuntu as IPv4 and IPv6 router with shorewall

I have a dual port Ubuntu server 14.04 configured as router for IPv4 with shorewall. It works fine. I now want to support IPv6 but it fails. I installed and configured shorewall6 according to the ...
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Connection times out in all browsers, but ping and telnet work

I have the strangest problem on my Kubuntu 14.04 installation. I cannot browse the internet in any browser (tried both Chrome and Firefox). After some time, the browser reports a connection time out ...
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Ubuntu Server Running Behind ASUS Router Can't Reach Network (dhcp issue?)

Running a Ubuntu server through my home network, and it's also utilizing a dyndns, which I presume (yes, I'm 'tech dumb') is configured on the server. The settings were fine on various routers, until ...
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Wifi connected but no internet

i hope someone can help me with this, it was the story of today for me: Everything was going ok and my internet worked perfectly for every device I had (computer, tablet, phone) except for my two ...
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Only a different subnet and a virtual IP for it seems to work out to access my IP-cam

My Router IP is 192.168.1.1. DHCP-Range from 192.168.1.33 to .64 . My IP-Cam (Hikvision) is set to IP 192.168.1.100. Funny enough I can access the IP-cam only if it is on its factory default ...
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Networking and sharing data [closed]

I Have a tp_link TL-WR740N router and two pc and laptop and then... How Can I Do network two or four computer with one router and use internet and sharing data between ones? Excuse me for bad ...
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Ubuntu Server and ufw as a router - defining IP addresses that can be routed

I built following network with Ubuntu Server: Internet ---- eth0 (DHCP, NAT) -- Ubuntu1 -- (eth1 10.1.0.1/16) ------> <------ (eth0 10.1.0.2/16) -- Ubuntu2 -- (eth1 10.2.0.1/16) ------ ... ...
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can't access internet through wifi router D-Link DIR-600L

I have a BSNL broadband internet type1 modem, from where I connect a D-Link DIR-600L N150 router. I configured my router on windows 8.1 platform. Since my laptop has a dual boot system, my laptop ...
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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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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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While using internet on ubuntu, all other computers get bad internet connection

I am currently using Ubuntu 10.04 Precise (in dual boot with Windows 7). Whenever I log onto Ubuntu Internet, all other computers Internet speeds plummet. Usually we have 20 Mbps download and 2 ...
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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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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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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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Access Windows machines from Ubuntu on local network by hostname

[I've searched a LOT for a solution to this issue, but if someone wants to point me to a related question and/or answer, please do!] I have a local network over a broadband router with 3 Windows 7 ...
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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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SSH from external network refused

I've installed open-ssh-server on my home computer(running Lubuntu 12.04.1) in order to connect to it from school. This is how I've set up the sshd_config file: # Package generated configuration file ...
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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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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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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 ...