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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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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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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Android to 12.04 USB tether not working

I'm trying to USB tether an Android phone (SGS2 LTE) to 12.04 to use its Internet connection. Enabling "USB tethering" on the phone brings up a "wired connection 2" on the network connections menu. I ...
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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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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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Connecting Vodafone 3G Gprs mobile to Ubuntu 12.04 laptop for Internet

I am using Vodafone 3G through my mobile Samsung B7320. I connected it via USB cable to my laptop running Ubuntu 12.04. A "Wired connection Established" message appeared. Then I tried to access the ...
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Bluetooth PAN doesn't work with Ubuntu 13.10

I have a 13.10 x64 ubuntu with a sony android phone Which has no problem in sending files between them but not tethering through the bluetooth, I have tried both gnome-bluetooth and the blueman ...
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USB tethering not working

I have established USB tethering(using Samsung gt-s5303) 2days earlier. It worked fine until I restarted by laptop yesterday with the tethering enabled. Since then, my tethering is not working. I have ...
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How to connect Nokia n79 to internet using usb cable?

As Instructed by you I have created New thread and here's the doubt I am using nokia n79 phone. Data Plan is 2GB and speed is 2g. I can see in Connection Manager That One Access point name:- MODEM ...
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Connecting to public library wireless

So this is odd. When I'm at home, I can connect and stay connected to the wireless router. When I'm at work at the library, Kubuntu won't connect to the public wifi. The only way I can get around this ...
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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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Network manager not detecting my mobile internet

This never used to be a problem in ubuntu 12.04. Now when I have installed 13.04 I connect my phone to my pc via usb, switch on the usb tethering option on my phone, the network manager couldn't ...
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USB-Tethering Problem with Alcatel 5520D and Ubuntu 10.04

my Phone Alcatel 5520D (Android 4) isn't recognized by Ubuntu 10.04 when i connect it for tethering. lsusb Bus 005 Device 001: ID 1d6b:0001 Linux Foundation 1.1 root hub Bus 004 Device 001: ID ...
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How can I keep a machine without internet connection up to date?

My tower is offline but I would like to update my OS and its stock software. I am running the 64-bit Ubuntu 12.10 – the stock launch version – and can't really afford an internet connection. I tried ...
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Can't access my Xperia mini pro (SK17i) on Ubuntu 12.10

I have Ubuntu 12.10 installed on my desktop PC and my Acer Notebook. I have tried connecting my Android Device - Xperia Mini Pro (SK17i) on my Acer Notebook and it is working well. Mass Storage Mode ...