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No internet access via wifi, pppoe & pptp [duplicate]

Recently i installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS; I have a problem with connecting to internet via pptp client connection. I will connect to the wireless connection of my college then pppoe connection and then ...
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Network Manager OpenVPN IP Exception list?

I'm using a private VPN tunnel connection with the Network Manager and OpenVPN. I imported the openvpn-configurations. The provider I'm using doesn't allow to send emails via his servers. I would need ...
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no internet access via pptp client

recently i installed ubuntu 12.04 LTS; i have a problem with connecting to internet via pptp client connection i will connect to wireless connection of my college then pppoe connection and then pptp ...
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Help configure multiple network interfaces

I'm running Ubuntu inside a VM on my work laptop. I have to run my VPN software on my VM Host system and need access to my VPN network from within my Ubuntu VM. I can set my VM's network interface to ...
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Setting VPN just for some special software, not for all parts of system?

How to use VPN just for some part of the system? This means that, for example, Firefox and aria2c will use the vpn and pidgin won't! Is it possible? In my case, I want to use VPN for whole system ...
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hostapd only allows single device to connect when using wpa

I am trying to set up hostapd to create a wifi hotspot which uses dnsmasq to provide IP addresses and then iptables to masquerade requests through a VPN tunnel. Individually all the elements work ...
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Problem installing OpenVPN on 13.04

So I am following this guide for help on getting OpenVPN installed and set up.Everything appears to be going well until I reach this point.Part right above Simple Server Configuration that's in bold. ...
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Cisco Anyconnect and mapping a drive to connected share

I have installed Cisco Any Connect successfully and it opens the tunnel to the VPN without problems. My problem now is how to access my allocated share in the VPN. In other words, what is the ...
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Configuring several vpn without certificates

I have recently trying to get into Ubuntu and I've made myself a first project of making a VNP network, where I can access several ec2 (amazon aws) instances. I have followed several guides, but they ...
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PPTP: Making MPPE Encryption Optional

I have had a PPTP VPN set up for a few months, but have been having trouble getting Android devices to connect to my server. I have found that commenting out require-mppe from pptp-options has solved ...
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VPN acting weird when sharing connection

I'm sharing my WiFi Internet connection through my Ethernet port on my Laptop running Ubuntu 12.04. I have a router hooked up to my Ethernet port so it's easier to hook up my other devices. The ...
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Ubuntu VPN through a PPTP and enable both ports

I have machine @ work which has Ubuntu 10.04, I have connected to LAB network to one of the port (eth0) and manually configured proxy it works just fine. But if I have to VPN to another third party I ...
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Having DNS Issues when connected to a VPN in Ubuntu 13.04

I am connecting to a Cisco VPN Server using vpnc. Once connected, my machine was unable to automatically update DNS setting from the new VPN. I tested by temporarily changing /etc/resolv.conf with the ...
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how to secure my browsing while using wifi

i use wifi with a vpn and sometimes tails and tor. i have no control over router settings but wifi is secure wpa/wpa2. the router is used by others in my apartment building also. can the sites i visit ...
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How to disable PPTP VPN for a certain port?

I'd like to use direct connection for only one port and use PPTP VPN for all other connections in Ubuntu. I've configured the PPTP using Network Manager. How can I achieve this?
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How do I tell when a VPN connection is being restarted or disconnected?

I am using OpenVPN in Ubuntu. How do I tell if my VPN connection is being restarted or disconnected? Thanks in advance for sharing your knowledge. Note: In Microsoft Windows OS, the complete ...
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13.04 PPTP VNP to Windows Server but NO Internet

I am currently running on an Ubuntu 13.04 environment. I am able to connect just fine to my Office VPN, the only problem I am having now is I don't have internet access once I am connected. There is ...
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How can I make new wireless connections use a VPN by default?

I check this box every time I connect to a new wireless network: How can I make it enabled by default for new connections?
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Route VPN connections trough internet

I have several devices that connect to my VPN all of them have fixed ip addresses. What I want to do is forward these connections on the Internet based on their ip address. Just like rinetd works but ...
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Aruba VPN configuration for Ubuntu Server 12.04

I need to configure VPN client for Aruba Intranet Access. Aruba provides VPN clients only for Windows, Mac and Android not for Linux. May be someone can help me to configure Linux server? Thank you ...
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Connect Playstation Console via VPN to the internet PLEASE HELP

I have a VPN connection to the internet with my PC and want to connect my Playstation 3 to the internet. I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my PC. How do I do that? Can I use Internet Connection Sharing? I only ...
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Connect Playstation Console via VPN to the internet

I have a VPN connection to the internet with my PC and want to connect my Playstation 3 to the internet. I have Ubuntu 12.04 on my PC. How do I do that?
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configure vpn using .visz file

I know there are a lot of questions concerning vpn configuration, but I haven't found solution for my problem: I have .visz file (I have dual boot and I am using it in win/viscosity) and I want to ...
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Why after ticking Automatically connect to VPN the Ethernet is not activated automatically anymore?

I have configured an OpenVPN session attached to my Ethernet Wired Connection and as soon as I have ticked the option "Automatically connect to VPN when using this connection" on my Wired Connection ...
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How to load balance three internet connections WITH proxies?

I have an Ubuntu server that provides VPN serves to my clients. For the internet: I have three networks adapters connected to different ISPs. Each one with different proxy and auth. Eth0 connected ...
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What packages add support for different VPN types to Network Manager?

What VPN types does Network Manager support, and what packages do I specifically need to install to allow the support of those VPN protocols?
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What is the risk of running L2TP server at home?

Can anyone explain what is the risk towards the server of running a L2TP server on my desktop at home? My school network is blocked towards social network sites so I decided to use a VPN. I can't use ...
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Connect to a L2TP server from Ubuntu Server 13.04

I need to establish connection with the L2TP-server (VPN) from my Ubuntu Server 13.04 machine in order to gain access to the Internet. How can i do this? I can find a lot of guides how to do this ...
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When using a VPN should connection info. say “IPv6 ignored”?

When I use WiFi with a VPN connection, is it normal for the connection info. box to say ' IPv 6 ignored'? Does this mean that the VPN connection is working normally?
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Is possible to force only Deluge to connect via PPTP?

Is it possible to use my primary internet connection for all the traffic and force only Deluge to connect via PPTP?
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Configure a specific launch of an application to use specific network connection?

There's a tool called torsocks that can be prepended to an application call (ie, torsocks wget) that will route all web calls of the application through a socks proxy. Is there an equivalently ...
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How to install a PPTP VPN without a localip?

As the title says, how can I set up a PPTP VPN without a localip? What I mean by this is I have an external ip (69.164.212.xxx), but no local ip as this is a server hosted in a datacenter, each VPS ...
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Setting up a VPN in Ubuntu (12.04 LTS) [duplicate]

I installed Ubuntu 120.04 today, and was interested in setting up a vpn. Can someone help me out with this? I am fairly new to Ubuntu and did not know where to start. Thanks!
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VPN PPTP in Lubuntu

Can anybody tell me how to make a PPTP in Lubuntu? When I try to add VPN connection there isn't any filed there I have to choose PPTP
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How to increase PPTP and OpenVPN connection timeout in Ubuntu 12.04?

I can't use PPTP and having hard times connecting with OpenVPN. I've debugged my VPN connections and saw the problem was always the connection timeout. However I couldn't find any options to change ...
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OpenVPN connect but nothing else

I have installed a VPN server on my Synology DS413+. I can connect but can't ping or do anything else. I think it has to do with the route but I don't know how to change it. Here is my output of ...
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How to enable nameserver via VPN

I use VPN (openvpn) on Ubuntu 13.04. I see the IP-s through VPN correctly. The problem is, although I configure the nameserver in the network manager I still doesn't see the domains. The exported VPN ...
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tunnelbear alternative

Is there a tunnelbear alternative for ubuntu I need a software beside web browser to access the internet with a country of my choice "US" and then disable the vpn and enable my default network on ...
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Not able to connect to Juniper VPN on Lubuntu 13.04

I am using Lubuntu 13.04. Tried this with Chrome, Firefox and Epiphany with the same result. I log into my VPN webpage Click start to open a connection. Window pops up asking me if I want to ...
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Open client for Cisco AnyConnect alternative that will remember password

I am using Open client for Cisco AnyConnect from the software center to connect to my unversity VPN, however it won't allow me to store my password (it seems that feature is not supported: ...
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Simple wifi connection between two machines

I have 1 laptop running ubuntu 12.04 and a robot running 10.04 currently set up to connect to a router which assigns them a static IP (in order for them to be able to always locate the other one) and ...
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2 VPN connections on the same time(PPTP, OpenVPN)

How can I establish 2 VPN connections on the same time. One is PPTP(to ISP) and the other is OpenVPN (Anonymiser). PPTP is configured through network manager, but when I launch OpenVPN through ...
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How to export config from Tunnelblick to vpnc

I have a working Tunnelblick VPN connection on my OSX, and I want to use it on my Ubuntu 12.04 VPS as well, using vpnc. Does anyone have experience with configuring vpnc? This is my Tunnelblick ...
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pptpd not starting

I am working on Ubuntu 11.10. I am getting a error message while starting PPTP VPN server: pptpd[6779] :MGR: Couldn't create host socket pptpd[6779]: createHostSocket: Address already in use
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How to setup a specific application to use OpenVPN

How can I setup OpenVPN so that only Transmission ( Torrentclient ) uses OpenVPN, and any other traffic (browser etc) doesn't. I Use Ubuntu 13.04 x64.
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Remote Desktop from a ubuntu 13.04 to an Ubuntu 13.04 machine so the user on the second machine can see my movments

I would like to remote desktop/VPN from an Ubuntu 13.04 computer (a) to an Ubuntu 13.04 computer(b) so the user(s) on the second machine can see my movements. I would like something a lot like ...
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Trying to connection to a windows VPN

I'm new to VPNs in general and I'd firgue learning how to do this on ubuntu would be a great start I'm using pptd from the network manager. Whenever I try and connect to the vpn that's using Window's ...
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IPSec L2TP VPN server on Ubuntu; IPsec SA established, but tunnel doesn't work

I want to setup a L2TP VPN on Ubuntu Raring (13.04) in order to connect to my home network. I was able to successfully establish IPSec SA but tunneling doesn't seem to be worked :( I have disabled ...
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Can't see VPN option when configuring with Network Manager (new install of Ubuntu 13.04) [closed]

I have recently completed a full install of Ubuntu 13.04 after using 12.04 previously. I then tried to reinstall my VPN settings and am no longer able to configure a VPN using Network Manager. When ...
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How to disconnect from OpenVPN?

I'm connecting using VPNBook servers and it works fine with this command: sudo openvpn --config /etc/openvpn/vpnbook-udp-53.ovpn --auth-user-pass /etc/openvpn/password.txt but I just can't seem to ...