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

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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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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 Install D-LINK 502T on a desktop

I have installed Ubuntu 12.04 and have been trying to install and configure D-LINK USB Router 502T. I tried following various posts available on internet but no luck. Can anyone help?
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Setting up router in Ubuntu

Have, * D-Link Modem * ASUS WL520 GU router (with dd-wrt installed) * Desktop with Ubuntu 10.04 Would like to route the internet through my Desktop, which have 2 ethernet ports. Identified in Linux ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Poor Wifi Signal Strength

I have a Ralink RT 3290 802.11 bgn adapter & a DLink N600 router. I never get more than 3 bars on my laptop, even when the router is positioned in various places in the house. But I can see full ...
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Can't get wifi connection over 150Mbps!

I'm trying to connect to my new router at a speed of 300Mbps. My new wireless router accepts 300Mbps in 2.4Mhz and 450Mbps in 5Mhz. I'm testing right next to the router and I get 150Mbps top. I'm ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04, NAT, Router, DNS. It just doesnt work

I recently inherited some server hardware from work and decided that it could be my main router at home (among other things). Ubuntu 12.04 server installation harware wise goes well and everything is ...
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How do I install a Livebox USB printer as network printer?

I hope someone has figured this out because I've spent days with google trying to track down the solution. I got fed up with microsoft Win XP and 7 and decided to try ubuntu 12.04 on a spare laptop ...
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Ubuntu router breaking internet radio streams

I have Ubuntu 12.04 up and running fine as a DHCP router with great throughput to my connected devices. two single nic's (one onboard and one PCI-e, both with Realtek 8111E chips) are used as WAN and ...
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Laptop won't connect to Wi-Fi router

I have Ubuntu in one of the laptops I own. Since yesterday, and for no apparent reason, it is not able to connect anymore to my Wi-Fi router (I tried to forget the network and disabled security, ...
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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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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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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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Wireless only working near the router

I am experiencing some very slow internet unless I am close to the router. Since my phone and my other computer work just fine at the same distance, it must be some problem with hardware or drivers. ...
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Internet problem in Ubuntu 13.04

I just installed Ubuntu 13.04, and there is a problem with my wired internet connection. The weird thing is that it's not a driver problem, i guess, because it connects to my router, but does not ...
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Connecting to WiFi from Ubuntu 12.10

Having an issue connecting to the comcast Xfinity WiFi (only my home network, laptop can connect to other WiFi networks). Ubuntu shows that connection is established, I can access Internet/my router ...
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How to find out what is blocking a port

I have 3 machines: Machine A - local network Machine B - local network Machine C - external network Local network has a dynamic IP and Dyndns is set up to forward it. I have ssh on Machine B ...
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Router and NAS on same server

I got a Ubuntu Server that run smb, transmission-daemon and DNS. In my home we are 9 people, with a total of 16 devices connected to the network. List of "hardware" 100Mbit line in Standard modem ...
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Android SDK and Eclipse can't fetch packages

I have this problem where I can't download packages in my android sdk and eclipse. Apparently these programs can't fetch the repository. For android sdk, it always gets stuck on fetching the ...
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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 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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Ubuntu server as a Gaming Router

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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Unable to connect through WAN (works on Vista)

I am unable to connect through my routers WAN on Ubuntu and Elementary Luna. As I put the cable directly into Ethernet and not over my router, connection works normally. Also, everything works just OK ...