Tethering is a method for connecting a computer to the internet via an internet-capable mobile phone.

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wireless tethering problem on ubuntu 12.04

I'm trying to access the internet on my laptop using wireless tethering option on my android phone. I'm able to make DNS queries and also ping my Gateway but i'm neither able to ping other sites like ...
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USB tethering from Android speed limited

I am installing Ubuntu 14.10 on workstation. Since i have not wifi card, i am using my huawei mate to usb tethering. The phone is Android kitkat 4.4.2 Network-Manager set up connection correctly, ...
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How do I configure Ubuntu to automatically connect to the Internet when I plugin in iPhone?

I have an iPhone 5 (with Personal Hotspot turned on), which I connect to an Ubuntu 14.04 laptop. Right now when I connect it, I have to run (sometimes twice) the following script: idevicepair pair ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 not USB tethering through Android

Just upgraded to 13.04. Now my internet doesn't work anymore through my Galaxy Note 2. It used to work perfectly in 12.10 without a hitch. The phone's got Android 4.1 There's no error message. The ...
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Bluetooth Dial-Up Networking using Blueman

I want to configure a dial up network connection via bluetooth to my phone in order to access the internet. I use Lubuntu 12.04 (Ubuntu with LXDE) which has the Network Manager Applet and Blueman ...
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Unable to connect to internet using android wifi tethering (hotspot) in Ubuntu 14.04

I'm unable to connect to internet when using android WiFi hotspot (I'm able to connect to hotspot, but not able to access Internet). When I use a WiFi router internet works fine. In chrome I get ...
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USB tethering from Ubuntu to Android

I have an Ubuntu 12.10 system on my PC and an Android 4.1 system on my Galaxy Nexus. Now I would like to share the Internet connection of my PC via USB with my Phone. I have been searching with Google ...
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What module or Package enables USB tethering support

I have Ubuntu desktop that handles Android tethering. i.e. using the internet from the Android device. If I wanted to add that feature to Ubuntu server what module/package would I need to install.
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Bluetooth tethering breaks DNS routing

Every time I use bluetooth to tether (via DUN) to my Samsung phone the DNS information is forced into other connections (WIFI/Ethernet). Turning off the connection (and bluetooth) doesn't seem to fix ...
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How to share internet from iPad to Ubuntu via USB cable

How to share the internet of my iPad Air with my Ubuntu PC? On the iPad I navigate to: Settings -> Personal Hotspot, there it displays: TO CONNECT USING USB 1 . Plug iPad into your computer ...
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Is it possible to mask tethering usage from my Android service provider (Team Mobile) in Ubuntu?

Under the Windows OS, I was able to tether via USB from my droid without being detected by my carrier. This was thanks to the special features of PdaNet which allow you to mask your tether usage and ...
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VIew wireless networks through usb0?

this is my first post in these forums and I'm somewhat of a noob to linux, so forgive me if my question seems ludicrous. I have ubuntu 14.04 and I'm in need of a new wireless card for my compaq ...
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Detect Samsung Tab as USB Modem using gnome-ppp

I exploit internet in PC by tethering USB from Samsung Tab2 : Internet works fine , however, i cannot configure this device as usb modem using gnome-ppp i set /dev/ttyS0 , because when i run ...
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Tethering internet from BB 10 to my desktop - connected but not working

I try tether internet from BB Z30. On W8.1 it works but on Ubuntu 15.04 I have automaticly added new connection but I can't go to any page. How I can fix it?
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Low speed and problems in USB tether

I have strange mtr result, this is google.com mtr result: DEMON (0.0.0.0) ...
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Make specific network interface only for specific ip range

I have two network interfaces, one (eth0) is just simple gigabit ethernet which is the main connection of my computer (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS), however I have another - Apple usb-tethering connection (eth1) ...
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Connection problems with portable hotspot

I'd like to use my Smartphone (Google Nexus 5, CM11, Android 4.4.4) as a portable Hotspot to connect my laptop (Thinkpad L450, Ubuntu 15.04, Intel Wireless 7265), because there's no Wifi around (im in ...
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Why does connecting to a WiFi network fix DNS settings on another network interface?

I use EasyTether for USB tether to my MBA running Ubuntu 15.04. The steps to do this used to be: easytether connect sudo dhclient easytether0 At some point (probably after the upgrade to 15.04, ...
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Slow usb tethering download speed with ubuntu 15.04.

I have seen many posts regarding this problem with usb tethering, but none that has helped me get the same download speed as I get with windows. I'm using Huawei P6 and I use usb tethering when ...
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How to connect with a Kubuntu shared wifi in Kubuntu?

After a long time using Kubuntu efficiently and happily i come to you with a little frustration. The setup is the following: Internet- LAN (laptop 1) tethered wifi connection by laptop 1 (Kubuntu) ...
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Tethering via iphone stops working

I sometimes use tethering via my iphone. Connects via wifi from ubuntu. Works fine. Except, it stops working at some point. The problem is not that I get disconnected, but rather that after having ...
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Blackberry Q10 can't use USB tethering

We have a Blackberry Q10 device we cannot use neither USB tethering to share the internet connection, nor share files with on Ubuntu 14.04.2 x64. System: Host: patrik-Lenovo-G50-45 Kernel: ...
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tethering with clock mode tethering USB

when I connect my phone to my PC for tethering it says its connected but then it shows checking phone status and won't let me have access to internet yet what do I do
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ssh not working when tethering via android

I have a Raspberry Pi and various Ubuntu-running at home to which I can ssh into without any problems (with my laptop or smartphone) as long as I'm using a WiFi. But when I'm using my smarthones ...
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Can I tether my Ubuntu 14.04 to my iPhone 6 using its Personal Hotspot

My laptop will not connect to my phone even though it can see it as an available wifi connection. It connects to my home wifi just fine. I turned wifi off on my phone. When I click my hotspot it ...
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14.04 : iPhone Tethering: “firmware missing”

I am trying to connect my iPhone to a virtual machine running Ubuntu 14.04. I think that the connection worked because this is what I get on lsusb: Bus 001 Device 005: ID 05ac:12a8 Apple, Inc. Bus ...
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gphoto2 USB tethering to Nikon Camera

I'm trying to tether a Nikon DSLR to gphoto2 on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS using a USB cable. The dialog options are set so that when I connect the camera to the computer, I am prompted to choose what the ...
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tethering with android phone 14.04

I have just upgraded to 14.04 from 12.04. In 12.04 tethering worked without problems: I did not need to do anything except turn tethering on in my phone. That is not possible in 14.04. I get the ...